Oudin cruises into Memphis quarterfinals

Oudin cruises into Memphis quarterfinals

MEMPHIS, Feb. 17 (UPI) -- American teenager Melanie Oudin easily advanced to the quarterfinals Wednesday in the Regions Morgan Keegan & Cellular South Cup tennis tournament in Memphis.

Oudin reaches second round in Memphis

MEMPHIS, Feb. 16 (UPI) -- American Melanie Oudin Tuesday rolled into the second round of the Regions Morgan Keegan Championships & the Cellular South Cup tennis event in Memphis.

Czech Benesova one of three seeded winners

PRAGUE, Czech Republic, July 14 (UPI) -- Third-seeded Czech Iveta Benesova was one of three seeded winners Tuesday at the $220,000 Prague Open.
S. Williams loses second straight match

S. Williams loses second straight match

MARBELLA, Spain, April 8 (UPI) -- No. 1-ranked Serena Williams Wednesday suffered a second consecutive defeat as she dropped a first-round match at the Andalucia Tennis Experience in Spain.

Cirstea among first-round winners in Spain

MARBELLA, Spain, April 6 (UPI) -- Seventh-seeded Sorana Cirstea of Romania was among the opening-round winners Monday at the inaugural Andalucia Tennis Experience in Spain.

Serena, Venus win, Safina out in Miami

MIAMI, March 29 (UPI) -- Serena and Venus Williams won third-round matches Sunday but No. 2 seed Dinara Safina was an upset victim at the Sony Ericsson Open in Miami.

Safina leads charge by seeded players

MIAMI, March 27 (UPI) -- Second-seeded Dinara Safina led a parade of highly-ranked players into the third round Friday at the Sony Ericsson Open in Miami.

Kirilenko, Hantuchova reach second round

MIAMI, March 26 (UPI) -- Maria Kirilenko and Daniela Hantuchova were among those advancing past the first round Wednesday at the Sony Ericsson Open.
Radwanska, Cornet advance in France

Radwanska, Cornet advance in France

PARIS, Feb. 10 (UPI) -- Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland and Frenchwoman Alize Cornet were first-round winners Tuesday in the Open GDF Suez tennis tournament in Paris.

Medina Garrigues goes to 2nd round in N.Z.

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, Jan. 5 (UPI) -- Spaniard Anabel Medina Garrigues and three other seeded players won first-round matches Monday in he ASB Classic in Auckland, New Zealand.

Jankovic wins Moscow tennis event

MOSCOW, Oct. 12 (UPI) -- Serbia's Jelena Jankovic beat Russia's Vera Zvonareva 6-2, 6-4 Sunday to win the Kremlin Cup women's tennis tournament in Moscow.

Mauresmo among women's 1st round winners

MOSCOW, Oct. 6 (UPI) -- Former world No. 1 Amelie Mauresmo of France was among Monday's first-round winners in the women's draw at the $1.34 million Kremlin Cup.

Bondarenko reaches 2nd round in Stuttgart

STUTTGART, Germany, Sept. 29 (UPI) -- Ukrainian Alona Bondarenko beat Greek Eleni Daniilidou 7-6 (7-5), 6-1 Monday at the $650,000 Porsche Tennis Grand Prix.

Chakvetadze advances in California

CARSON, Calif., July 23 (UPI) -- Third-seeded Russian Anna Chakvetadze dominated Marta Domachowska of Poland 6-1, 6-1 Tuesday in second-round action at the East West Bank Classic in California.
Williams sisters make Wimbledon semifinals

Williams sisters make Wimbledon semifinals

WIMBLEDON, England, July 1 (UPI) -- Serena and Venus Williams each advanced to the semifinals of The Championships at Wimbledon, pulling just a pair of matches away from an all-Williams final.
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Nicole Vaidisova
Czech Nicole Vaidisova reacts after missing a shot during her quarterfinal match against Serbian Jelena Jankovic at the French Open at Roland Garros in Paris on June 5, 2007. Jankovic, the number 4 seed, defeated Vaidisova in straight sets 6-3, 7-5. (UPI Photo/ David Silpa)

Nicole Vaidišová (Czech pronunciation: ; born 23 April 1989) is a Czech female tennis player.

Vaidišová has been playing tennis since she was six years old. She is a student of Nick Bollettieri and trains at the Nick Bollettieri Tennis Academy in Bradenton, Florida. Her serve is considered her biggest weapon. On 9 August 2006, at the age of 17 years, three months, and two weeks, she became the 12th-youngest player in WTA Tour history to be ranked in the top 10. She achieved a career-high ranking of World No. 7 on 14 May 2007. As of December 22, 2009 Vaidišová is ranked World No. 187.

As of March 2009, she was coached by her stepfather, Ales Kodat, who replaced David Felgate. By the end of 2009, she hired top coach Eric van Harpen.

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