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Venus Williams wins WTA opener in Dubai

Venus Williams wins WTA opener in Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 17 (UPI) -- Venus Williams posted a straight-set win Monday in first-round play of the WTA's Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
Cetkovska upsets No. 1-seed Li Na in Qatar

Cetkovska upsets No. 1-seed Li Na in Qatar

DOHA, Qatar, Feb. 13 (UPI) -- Petra Cetkovska outlasted top-seeded Li Na for a marathon three-set victory Thursday in a second-round match of the Qatar Total Open.
Quick turnaround wins in Qatar for Safarova, Zakopalova

Quick turnaround wins in Qatar for Safarova, Zakopalova

DOHA, Qatar, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- Lucie Safarova and Klara Zakopalova posted first-round wins at the Qatar Total Open Tuesday, one day after claiming key Fed Cup victories.
Serena Williams voted WTA Player of the Year

Serena Williams voted WTA Player of the Year

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Nov. 22 (UPI) -- World No. 1-ranked Serena Williams was voted the WTA Player of the Year, repeating the honor for a second consecutive year and fifth time overall.
Italy wins fourth Fed Cup behind Errani's two wins

Italy wins fourth Fed Cup behind Errani's two wins

CAGLIARI, Italy, Nov. 3 (UPI) -- Sara Errani dropped only two games Sunday in winning the clinching match over Russia, giving Italy its fourth Fed Cup championship.
Vinci, Errani lead Italy into Fed Cup finals versus Russia

Vinci, Errani lead Italy into Fed Cup finals versus Russia

CAGLIARI, Italy, Nov. 1 (UPI) -- Roberta Vinci was given the leadoff spot for Italy in the best-of-five Fed Cup championship series this weekend against Russia.
Kuznetsova, Stosur advance to Kremlin Cup semis

Kuznetsova, Stosur advance to Kremlin Cup semis

MOSCOW, Oct. 18 (UPI) -- Svetlana Kuznetsova and Samantha Stosur rode wins Friday over higher-seeded players into the semifinals of the WTA's Kremlin Cup tournament in Moscow.
Ivanovic gains spot in Kremlin Cup quarterfinals

Ivanovic gains spot in Kremlin Cup quarterfinals

MOSCOW, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- Fourth-seeded Ana Ivanovic swept into the quarterfinals of the WTA's side of the Kremlin Cup with a straight-set win Thursday in Moscow.
Vinci comes from behind for Kremlin Cup match win

Vinci comes from behind for Kremlin Cup match win

MOSCOW, Oct. 16 (UPI) -- Second-seeded Roberta Vinci came from behind for a second-round win Wednesday at the WTA's Kremlin Cup tennis tournament in Moscow.
Pavlyuchenkova piles up breaks in Kremlin Cup win

Pavlyuchenkova piles up breaks in Kremlin Cup win

MOSCOW, Oct. 14 (UPI) -- Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova dropped just three games Monday in taking a first-round win at the WTA's Kremlin Cup tennis tournament in Moscow.

Angelique Kerber begins quest for another Cincy final with Day 1 win

CINCINNATI, Aug. 12 (UPI) -- Angelique Kerber, who reached the final last year in Cincinnati, won her first-round match against Karin Knapp Monday at the Western & Southern Open.
Kleybanova among WTA first-round winners

Kleybanova among WTA first-round winners

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, March 1 (UPI) -- Defending champion Alisa Kleybanova dropped just two games Tuesday in taking a first-round victory at the BMW Malaysian Open tennis tournament.
Jankovic advances, Venus out in Madrid

Jankovic advances, Venus out in Madrid

MADRID, May 12 (UPI) -- U.S. Open runner-up Jelena Jankovic won and Wimbledon champion Venus Williams lost Tuesday in the $4.5 million Madrid Open.
Medina Garrigues claims semifinal berth

Medina Garrigues claims semifinal berth

FES, Morocco, April 30 (UPI) -- Anabel Medina Garrigues, the No. 1 seed and the runner-up a year ago, reached the semifinals Thursday at the Moroccan Grand Prix.

Ivanovic advances to fourth round

INDIAN WELLS, Calif., March 16 (UPI) -- Ana Ivanovic of Serbia reached the fourth round at the $4.5 million BNP Paribas Open Monday with a 6-3, 6-3 win over Gisela Dulko of Argentina.
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Alisa Kleybanova
Maria Sharapova hits a forehand return to Alisa Kleybanova during Rogers Cup semi-final action at the Rexall Center in Toronto, Canada on August 22, 2009. UPI /Christine Chew
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Alisa is affectionately known on the tour as "the big fat cow" because of her lack of fitness.

Alisa Mikhaelovna Kleybanova (Russian: Алиса Михаиловна Клейбанова, born July 15, 1989) is a Russian professional tennis player. Her highest WTA world ranking to date is No. 23, achieved on May 18, 2009.

Kleybanova made her senior tennis début in 2003 aged just fourteen, and won the very first ITF tournament she entered.

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Alisa Kleybanova."
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