Burnett notches first-round upset at Tashkent Open

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Nastassja Burnett posted a first-round upset, ousting second-seeded Lesia Tsurenko in Monday's play at the Tashkent Open in Uzbekistan.
Vinci takes first-round win in Palermo

Vinci takes first-round win in Palermo

PALERMO, Italy, July 9 (UPI) -- No. 2-seeded Roberta Vinci advanced in straight sets Tuesday despite suffering six service breaks during a first-round match at the Italiacom Open in Italy.
Azarenka injured, Sharapova loses at Wimbledon

Azarenka injured, Sharapova loses at Wimbledon

LONDON, June 26 (UPI) -- No. 2-ranked Victoria Azarenka withdrew before her second-round match and third-seeded Maria Sharapova was beaten at Wimbledon Wednesday.

Victoria Azarenka, Maria Sharapova among Day 1 Wimbledon winners

LONDON, June 24 (UPI) -- Second-seeded Victoria Azarenka and No. 3 Maria Sharapova each advanced with first-round wins Monday at Wimbledon, but No. 5 Sara Errani fell in an upset.

Peer, Wickmayer advance to 3rd round

CHARLESTON, S.C., April 5 (UPI) -- Israel's Shahar Peer and Yanina Wickmayer of Belgium were among the winners in second-round action Tuesday at the Family Circle Cup tennis event.

Goerges in, Schnyder out at Family Circle

CHARLESTON, S.C., April 4 (UPI) -- Twelfth-seeded Julia Goerges of Germany advanced but 13th-seeded Swiss Patty Schnyder was eliminated Monday in first-round play of the Family Circle Cup.

Rezai upset in Gastein Ladies event

BAD GASTEIN, Austria, July 23 (UPI) -- No. 5-seed Aravane Rezai won her first set Monday but dropped the last two in first-round play of the inaugural $175,000 Gastein Ladies tournament in Austria.

Muller advances past second round

PALERMO, Italy, July 18 (UPI) -- Martina Muller, who at No. 2 is the highest seeded player left in the tournament, reached the quarterfinals Wednesday at the Internazionali Open.

Bartoli posts strong first-round win

STRASBOURG, France, May 22 (UPI) -- Fifth-seeded Marion Bartoli dropped just one game Tuesday in collecting a first-round victory at the $175,000 Strasbourg International tennis tournament. Bartoli had no trouble in eliminating Nicole Kriz, 6-1, 6-0, and advancing in the clay-court tourname

Top-seeded Srebotnik upset in Slovenia

PORTOROZ, Slovenia, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- Unseeded Slovakian Martina Sucha knocked off top-seeded Slovenian crowd favorite Katarina Srebotnik Tuesday at the Slovenia Open.

Myskina makes the semis at Stockholm

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 11 (UPI) -- Anastasia Myskina of Russia was among Friday's quarterfinal winners at the Nordic Light Open Tennis Tournament in Stockholm, Sweden.

Jie Zheng, Arvidsson advance at Stockholm

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Aug. 10 (UPI) -- Third-seeded Jie Zheng and fourth-seeded Sofia Arvidsson were second-round winners Thursday at the Nordic Light Open Tennis Tournament at Stockholm, Sweden.

Smashnova again tops Castano in Budapest

BUDAPEST, Hungary, July 28 (UPI) -- Eighth-seeded Anna Smashnova beat top seed Catalina Castano in straight sets in Friday's quarterfinals of the Budapest Grand Prix Tennis Tournament in Hungary.

Castano wins at Budapest

BUDAPEST, Hungary, July 27 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Catalina Castano of Colombia Thursday advanced to the third round of the Budapest Grand Prix in Hungary.

Castano, Smashnova advance in Budapest

BUDAPEST, Hungary, July 25 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Colombian Catalina Castano and defending champ Anna Smashnova were first-round winners Tuesday at Hungary's Budapest Grand Prix.
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