Errani, Kerber advance at Bogota

BOGOTA, Feb. 15 (UPI) -- Italian Sara Errani and Germany's Angelique Kerber registered first-round wins Monday at the Copa Colsanitas tournament in Bogota.
Chakvetadze squeaks by at Ordina Open

Chakvetadze squeaks by at Ordina Open

'S-HERTOGENBOSCH, Netherlands, June 17 (UPI) -- Defending champion Anna Chakvetadze notched a second-round victory Tuesday at the Ordina Open tennis tournament in the Netherlands.
Bammer among DFS Classic upset victims

Bammer among DFS Classic upset victims

BIRMINGHAM, England, June 10 (UPI) -- Fourth-seeded Sybille Bammer was among three seeded players ousted in straight sets Tuesday at the $200,000 DFS Classic tennis tournament in England.
Henin, Serena advance in Ericsson Open

Henin, Serena advance in Ericsson Open

MIAMI, March 28 (UPI) -- Top-ranked Justin Henin and Serena Williams were among the second-round winners Friday at the Sony Ericsson Open in Miami.

Americans advance at Ericsson Open

MIAMI, March 26 (UPI) -- Americans Ashley Harkleroad and Vania King recorded first-round victories Wednesday at the Sony Ericksson Open, a 12-day, 96-player tournament.

Ivanovic breezes at Indian Wells

INDIAN WELLS, Calif., March 18 (UPI) -- Top seed Ana Ivanovic of Serbia easily dispatched No. 31 Tathiana Garbin of Italy Monday in third-round action of the $2.1 million Pacific Life Open.
Upsets mark second round at Pattaya Open

Upsets mark second round at Pattaya Open

PATTAYA, Thailand, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- No. 2-seeded Casey Dellacqua was among three upset victims Thursday in second-round play at the $170,000 Pattaya Women's Open tennis tournament in Thailand.
Tanasugarn an upset winner in Thailand

Tanasugarn an upset winner in Thailand

PATTAYA, Thailand, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- Local favorite Tamarine Tanasugarn and Ekaterina Bychkova won first-round upsets Tuesday at the $170,000 Pattaya Women's Open tennis tournament in Thailand.

Rain washes out Thailand tennis event

PATTAYA, Thailand, Feb. 4 (UPI) -- Rain forced the postponement of all matches, including one involving fifth-seeded Angelique Kerber, Monday at the $170,000 Pattaya Women's Open in Thailand.
Sharapova beats Davenport in Australia

Sharapova beats Davenport in Australia

MELBOURNE, Jan. 16 (UPI) -- Fifth-seeded Maria Sharapova derailed the comeback of Lindsey Davenport with a straight-set win Wednesday in the second round of the Australian Open.

Davenport a winner in Quebec City opener

QUEBEC CITY, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- American Lindsay Davenport continued her comeback Tuesday by beating seventh-seeded Angelique Kerber of Germany in the first round of the Bell Challenge.

Zvonareva, Vakulenko first-round winners

QUEBEC CITY, Oct. 29 (UPI) -- Second-seeded Russian Vera Zvonareva and third-seeded Ukrainian Julia Vakulenko were first-round winners Monday at the Bell Challenge in Canada.

Seeded players roll at Slovenia Open

PORTOROZ, Slovenia, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- No. 2-seeded Sybille Bammer posted a solid first-round victory Tuesday at the $145,000 Slovenia Open hard-court tennis tournament.

Bammer advances Golovin injured in Carson

CARSON, Calif., Aug. 6 (UPI) -- Austrian Sybille Bammer, a 27-year-old mother, was among Monday's first-round winners at the $600,000 East West Bank Classic.

Venus Williams off to fast start

SAN DIEGO, July 31 (UPI) -- Venus Williams crushed Anastassia Rodionova Monday in the first round of the $1.34 million Acura Classic in San Diego.
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Angelique Kerber
Serena Williams plays against Angelique Kerber during Round 1 of the U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park in New York on August 27, 2007. (UPI Photo/Laura Cavanaugh)

Angelique Kerber (born 18 January 1988 in Bremen) is a professional German tennis player of Polish descent, who has considered representing Poland. She began playing tennis aged five. Kerber has a career high ranking of World No. 45 in the world achieved on 17 January 2011. Although she has competed as a professional since 2003, and has won 11 ITF titles, she is still to win a WTA Tour title, having reached one final.

In 2003 obtained her first top 100 victory by defeating Marion Bartoli in the qualifying Draw of the MasterCard German Open 3–6, 6–3, 6–4.

In 2004 Kerber started the year by reaching the finals of an ITF event in Warsaw losing to Marta Domachowska 7–6, 3–6, 6–3 in the finals.She attained her 1st ITF title entering as a qualifier at Opole, Poland by defeating Elena Tatarkova 6–2, 6–2 in the finals.

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