Errani reaches Acapulco quarterfinals

ACAPULCO, Mexico, Feb. 28 (UPI) -- No. 1 seed and defending champion Sara Errani moved into the quarterfinals Wednesday with a straight-sets triumph at the Mexican Open.

Sara Errani wins Acapulco opener

ACAPULCO, Mexico, Feb. 27 (UPI) -- Top-seeded defending champion Sara Errani of Italy continued to roll Tuesday with a win over Alexandra Cadantu in the first round of the Mexican Open.
Wozniacki advances to Korea semifinals

Wozniacki advances to Korea semifinals

SEOUL, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki posted a solid quarterfinal victory Friday at the KDB Korean Open tennis championship.
Wozniacki among Seoul quarterfinalists

Wozniacki among Seoul quarterfinalists

SEOUL, Sept. 20 (UPI) -- No. 1-seeded Caroline Wozniacki earned a place in the quarterfinals of the Korean Open tennis championship with a straight-set win Thursday.
Kanepi wins but Kirilenko injured in Seoul

Kanepi wins but Kirilenko injured in Seoul

SEOUL, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- No. 3-seeded Kaia Kanepi picked up a second-round win Wednesday but second-seeded Maria Kirilenko left the Korea Open tennis championship with an injury.

U.S. Open women's semis set for Friday

NEW YORK, Sept. 6 (UPI) -- Serena Williams will try to move within one win of her fourth U.S. Open title Friday when she faces Sara Errani in the semifinals.

Serena wins, Venus loses at U.S. Open

NEW YORK, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- Serena Williams reached the third round of the U.S. Open Thursday while her sister Venus lost a late-night, marathon match against Angelique Kerber.

Three-hour third set in Olympic tennis

LONDON, July 31 (UPI) -- Novak Djokovic blitzed Andy Roddick and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga prevailed in a three-hour third set Tuesday in another rainy day at the Olympic tennis tournament.

Rain limits WTA tournament in Austria

BAD GASTEIN, Austria, June 11 (UPI) -- Rain limited play at the Nurnberger Gastein Ladies tennis tournament in Austria to part of one match Monday.
Radwanska hands Venus Williams a loss

Radwanska hands Venus Williams a loss

PARIS, May 30 (UPI) -- No. 1-ranked Victoria Azarenka dropped just two games and Agnieszka Radwanska defeated Venus Williams in Wednesday's second-round play at the French Open.

Stosur, Ivanovic take Day 1 Paris wins

PARIS, May 27 (UPI) -- Sixth-seeded Samantha Stosur and former champions Ana Ivanovic and Svetlana Kuznetsova were among the Day 1 winners Sunday at the French Open.
Niculescu upsets Li in Beijing

Niculescu upsets Li in Beijing

BEIJING, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- Monica Niculescu ousted fourth-seeded and local favorite Li Na in straight sets Sunday at the China Open tennis tournament in Beijing.
Big defenses ahead for No. 1 Wozniacki

Big defenses ahead for No. 1 Wozniacki

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Sept. 26 (UPI) -- World No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki puts her Toray Pan Pacific Open title on the line this week, starting a period that could affect her rankings point total.
Martinez Sanchez wins WTA's Korea Open

Martinez Sanchez wins WTA's Korea Open

SEOUL, Sept. 25 (UPI) -- Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez won two tiebreakers Sunday in a victory in the finals of the Hansol Korea Open tennis tournament.
Voskoboeva in first final at Korea Open

Voskoboeva in first final at Korea Open

SEOUL, Sept. 24 (UPI) -- Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez and Galina Voskoboeva will face each other in the finals of the Hansol Korea Open after straight-set wins Saturday.
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Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez
Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez of Spain returns the ball against Second seeded Serena Williams of the US during their third round match of the French Tennis Open at Roland Garros, near Paris, May 30, 2009. Williams won 6-4, 3-6, 6-4. (UPI Photo/Eco Clement)

María José Martínez Sánchez (born 12 August 1982) is a Spanish professional tennis player. In singles, she has won three WTA singles titles, the 2009 Copa Sony Ericsson Colsanitas, the 2009 Swedish Open and the Premier 5 event, 2010 Internazionali BNL d'Italia. She was also a runner-up at the 2008 Barcelona KIA. As a junior she won the 1999 Orange Bowl, a year-ending tennis event for junior players. She reached her career high ranking in singles of World No. 19 on 10 May 2010.

In doubles, Martínez Sánchez has won 14 WTA titles, nine of which came with Nuria Llagostera Vives, including the 2009 WTA Tour Championships. She has also won four titles with Anabel Medina Garrigues. Martínez Sánchez reached a career high doubles ranking of World No. 5 on 18 January 2010.

As a Junior, Martínez Sánchez won the 1999 Orange Bowl, a year-ending tennis event for Juniors. She made her first Grand Slam draw at the 2001 Australian Open losing to the 3rd seed Venus Williams.

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