Marina Erakovic, Caroline Garcia post Day 1 wins in Quebec

QUEBEC, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Sixth-seeded Marina Erakovic and No. 8 Caroline Garcia each collected a first-round victory Monday to kick off the Bell Challenge tournament in Quebec.

Samantha Stosur bounced, Victoria Azarenka advances at U.S. Open

NEW YORK, Aug. 27 (UPI) -- Unheralded American qualifier Victoria Duval upset No. 11 Samantha Stosur and No. 2 Victoria Azarenka breezed to a first-round win Tuesday at the U.S. Open.

Keys advances on upset at Aegon Classic

BIRMINGHAM, England, June 13 (UPI) -- Madison Keys recorded a straight-set set Thursday and the right to meet No. 16-seeded Magdalena Rybarikova in the quarterfinals of the Aegon Classic in England.
Flipkens rallies for three-set win in Birmingham

Flipkens rallies for three-set win in Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, England, June 12 (UPI) -- No. 1-seed Kirsten Flipkens rallied for a three-set victory Wednesday in second-round play of the Aegon Classic tennis tournament in England.

Wickmayer, Radwanska take Monterrey wins

MONTERREY, Mexico, April 2 (UPI) -- Sixth-seeded Yanina Wickmayer and No. 7 Urszula Radwanska each advanced with opening-day victories at the Monterrey Open in Mexico.

Sharapova, Burdette earn second-round wins

INDIAN WELLS, Calif., March 9 (UPI) -- Maria Sharapova breezed into the third round of the BNP Paribas Friday and 16-year-old American Mallory Burdette picked up a big win as well.

Police: Children brought to robberies

ALBUQUERQUE, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- Police in Albuquerque, N.M., suspect two children, ages 1 and 4, were likely taken along to robberies allegedly committed by their mother.

Medina Garrigues still winning in Palermo

PALERMO, Italy, July 18 (UPI) -- Reigning champion and three-time titlist Anabel Medina Garrigues won again Tuesday in the opening round at the Palermo International tennis tournament.

Russians Safina, Kirilenko win in Berlin

BERLIN, May 8 (UPI) -- Russians Dinara Safina and Maria Kirilenko were among Monday's first-round winners at the $1.34 million German Open.

Top-seed Pennetta advances at Estoril Open

LISBON, Portugal, May 1 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Italian Flavia Pennetta was a first-round winner Monday at the women's Estoril Open in Portugal.

Spain blanks France at Fed Cup

NANCY, France, April 23 (UPI) -- Spain took a big 5-0 victory against Austria Sunday in the quarterfinals of the 2006 Federation Cup.

Raymond leads winners at Indian Wells

INDIAN WELLS, Colo., March 9 (UPI) -- Lisa Raymond and Meghann Shaughnessy Wednesday were first-round winners at the Pacific Life Open tennis tounament at Indian Wells, Calif. In front of a home cro

Pennetta, Dominguez Lino in Bogota final

BOGOTA, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- Defending champion Flavia Pennetta and Spaniard Lourdes Dominguez Lino both won Saturday to advance to the final at the Copa Colsanitas Seguros Bolivar.

Pennetta advances to Bogata semis

BOGATA, Colombia, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Flavia Pennetta, the top seed and defending champion, Friday won her quarterfinal match at Copa Colsanitas Seguros Bolivar tennis tournament.

Seeds dominate at Pattaya City

PATTAYA CITY, Thailand, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- Catalina Castano, Shahar Peer and Nuria Llagostera Vives were second-round winners Wednesday at the Pattaya Women's Open in Pattaya City, Thailand.
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Maria Sanchez
Justine Henin-Hardenne, of Belgium, who is seeded seventh, reacts as she scores off of Maria Sanchez Lorenzo of Spain and goes on to win 6-3, 6-4 at the US Open on September 1, 2005 in New York City. (UPI Photo/Monika Graff)

María Antonia Sánchez Lorenzo (born November 7, 1977, in Salamanca) is a retired Spanish professional tennis player.

Her highest WTA Ranking has been World No. 33, a ranking she achieved on April 5, 2004.

At the 2005 French Open, Lorenzo defeated reigning champion Anastasia Myskina in 3 sets in the first round, which became the first time the reigning champ of the French open lost in the first round.

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