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Cornet leads Monday winners at Linz tennis

LINZ, Austria, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Eighth-seeded Alize Cornet of France highlighted Monday's opening-round winners at the $600,000 Generali Ladies Linz tennis event.
Chakvetadze eases into semifinals

Chakvetadze eases into semifinals

NEW HAVEN, Conn., Aug. 21 (UPI) -- Anna Chakvetadze of Russia, the top-seed, won in straight sets Thursday to reach the semifinals of the Pilot Pen Tennis tournament in New Haven, Conn.
Top-seed Chakvetadze advances

Top-seed Chakvetadze advances

NEW HAVEN, Conn., Aug. 21 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Anna Chakvetadze of Russia scored a straight-set win Wednesday to advance to the quarterfinals of the Pilot Pen Tennis event in New Haven, Conn.

Szavay advances in Austrian tournament

BAD GASTEIN, Austria, July 16 (UPI) -- No. 1-seeded Agnes Szavay picked up a victory Wednesday but second-seeded Alize Cornet withdrew from the $175,000 Gastein Ladies tennis tournament in Austria.

French teen Cornet takes Budapest title

BUDAPEST, Hungary, July 13 (UPI) -- Teenager Alize Cornet of France scored a straight-set victory Sunday to win the Gaz de France Grand Prix in Hungary, her first title on the WTA Tour.

Cornet, Klepac win semis in Budapest

BUDAPEST, Hungary, July 12 (UPI) -- Second-seeded French teenager Alize Cornet coasted to a 6-1, 6-1 win Saturday in the semifinals of the Gaz de France Grand Prix tournament in Hungary.

Cornet, Arn, Klepac, Sprem advance

BUDAPEST, Hungary, July 11 (UPI) -- Alize Cornet, Greta Arn, Andreja Klepac and Karolina Sprem were quarterfinal winners Friday in the Gaz de France Grand Prix tennis tournament in Hungary.
Sharapova, Ivanovic advance at French Open

Sharapova, Ivanovic advance at French Open

PARIS, May 30 (UPI) -- Maria Sharapova and Ana Ivanovic, the top two women's seeds, were among the winners Friday at the French Open tennis tournament in Paris.
Chakvetadze a rare French upset victim

Chakvetadze a rare French upset victim

PARIS, May 29 (UPI) -- Jelena Jankovic, Svetlana Kuznetsova, Elena Dementieva and Venus Williams notched straight-set victories Thursday in second-round play at the French Open.
Ivanovic, Serena advance in French Open

Ivanovic, Serena advance in French Open

PARIS, May 25 (UPI) -- Serbian Ana Ivanovic and American Serena Williams were among highly seeded players advancing with opening-round wins Sunday in the French Open.

Jankovic wins the Italian Open

ROME, May 18 (UPI) -- Jelena Jankovic rolled to a 6-2, 6-2 victory over Alize Cornet in Sunday's final at the Italian Open tennis tournament in Rome.

Sharapova out in Rome with calf injury

ROME, May 17 (UPI) -- Maria Sharapova missed her scheduled semifinal match at the $1.34 million Italian Open in Rome Saturday because of a strained left calf.
Back injury sidelines Serena Williams

Back injury sidelines Serena Williams

ROME, May 16 (UPI) -- Maria Sharapova won Friday's last quarterfinal match at the $1.34 million Italian Open in Rome with a 6-7 (3-7), 7-5, 6-2 win over Patty Schnyder.
Top-seeded Ivanovic ousted at Italian Open

Top-seeded Ivanovic ousted at Italian Open

ROME, May 14 (UPI) -- No. 1-seeded Ana Ivanovic lost to a tournament qualifier Wednesday during second-round play at the $1.34 million Italian Open in Rome.

Qualifier wins, gets Henin in second round

BERLIN, May 5 (UPI) -- Qualifier Yung-Jan Chan claimed a first-round victory Monday and a shot at the world's No. 1 player in the $1.34 million German Open.

Serena, Zvonareva are Charleston finalists

CHARLESTON, S.C., April 19 (UPI) -- American Serena Williams and Russian Vera Zvonareva moved Saturday into the finals of the $1.34 million Family Circle Cup at Charleston, S.C.

Serena beats Sharapova in Charleston

CHARLESTON, S.C., April 18 (UPI) -- Serena Williams was a 7-5, 4-6, 6-1 winner against Maria Sharapova in a quarterfinal match at the Family Circle Cup tennis tournament in Charleston, S.C.
Davenport ill, withdraws at Florida event

Davenport ill, withdraws at Florida event

AMELIA ISLAND, Fla., April 12 (UPI) -- An ailing Lindsay Davenport withdrew Saturday from her scheduled semifinal match at the Bausch & Lomb tennis championships in Amelia Island, Fla.

Sharapova reaches Amelia Island semis

AMELIA ISLAND, Fla., April 12 (UPI) -- Maria Sharapova rallied past Alona Bondarenko Friday to reach the semifinals of the Bausch & Lomb Championship at Amelia Island, Fla.

Former World No. 1 Mauresmo wins at Amelia

AMELIA ISLAND, Fla., April 7 (UPI) -- France's Amelie Mauresmo was a first-round winner Monday at the $600,000 Bausch & Lomb Championships in Florida.

Teen claims first-round win in Miami

MIAMI, March 27 (UPI) -- Tamira Paszek, who at 17 is one of the emerging prospects on the WTA circuit, won her opening round match Thursday at the Sony Ericsson Open in Miami.

Pennetta in fifth straight Acapulco final

ACAPULCO, Mexico, Feb. 29 (UPI) -- No. 1 seed Flavia Pennetta Friday reached the finals of the Abierto Mexicano Telcel for the fifth straight year.

Cornet, Zakopalova win Acapulco openers

ACAPULCO, Mexico, Feb. 27 (UPI) -- Frenchwoman Alize Cornet and Czech Klara Zakopalova won their first-round matches Tuesday in the $180,000 Abierto Mexicano Telcel tennis tournament.

Errani wins, Cornet loses in Bogota

BOGOTA, Feb. 18 (UPI) -- Sixth-seeded Italian Sara Errani won her match, but second-seeded Frenchwoman Alize Cornet was upset Monday at the Copa Colsanitas Santander.

Chakvetadze leads winners in Paris

PARIS, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- Anna Chakvetadze and Amelie Mauresmo were among second-round winners Thursday at the Open Gaz de France tennis tournament in Paris.
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