US OPEN TENNIS 2005
Junior tennis player Ayumi Morita (JPN) reacts after a lost game in her match against Olga Govortsova (BLR) during day 8 at the US Open in Flushing Meadows, New York on September 5, 2005. (UPI Photo/John Angelillo) .
Defending champ Melanie Oudin earned an early exit Monday at the Aegon Classic, falling in straight sets on Day 1 of the grass-court event.
Top seeds Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova lost just four games between them Thursday in gaining spots in the quarterfinals of the Italian Open in Rome.
Laura Robson posted a Rome International tennis tournament win Monday over Venus Williams that gives her a match against world No. 1 Serena Williams.
Defending champion Kaia Kanepi earned a return trip to the semifinals of the Portugal Open tennis tournament with a straight-set win Friday.
Kaia Kanepi and Carla Suarez Navarro, who played in the tournament finals last year, on Wednesday both posted wins at the Portugal Open.
No. 4-seeded Carla Suarez Navarro rolled through a first-round win Monday at the Portugal Open tennis tournament.
Top-seeded Angelique Kerber breezed into the semifinals of the Monterrey Open Friday with a 6-2, 6-1 decision over Ayumi Morita.
Top-seeded Angelique Kerber was forced to three sets Thursday before securing a quarterfinal berth in the Monterrey Open.
Timea Babos pulled off the biggest surprise of the tournament Wednesday by ousting No. 4 seed Ana Ivanovic in the second round of the Monterrey Open.
Top-seeded Angelique Kerber advanced at the Monterrey Open Tuesday, but second-seeded Marion Bartoli was ousted by Coco Vandeweghe of the United States.