Ana Ivanovic joins Top 3 seeds in Carlsbad semis

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Ana Ivanovic squeezed in the company of Top 3 seeds - Vera Zvonareva, Andrea Petkovic, Agnieszka Radwanska - in the semifinals of the Mercury Insurance Open. After starting with a 4-1 deficit against fourth-seeded Peng Shuai,...

Vera Zvonareva and Sabine Lisicki to meet in Carlsbad quarters

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Top seed Vera Zvonareva advanced to the quarterfinals of the Mercury Insurance Open, as did all the other seeded players in action on Thursday. The world No.3 surged from a 2-3 deficit in the first...

Ivanovic comes back from 5-0 deficit for straight-set revenge against Morita

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Last week at Stanford Ana Ivanovic played her first match since Wimbledon and her first since partnering with coach Nigel Sears and lost to Ayumi Morita 6-3 7-5. Ivanovic blamed nerves for the early...

Nervy Svetlana Kuznetsova wins Mercury Insurance Open despite shaky knees

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Svetlana Kuznetsova choked for the first time in her life and blew four match points in the second set tiebreak (two of those with double faults), but still the Russian managed to defeat fourth...

Flavia Pennetta beats Samantha Stosur in San Diego quarters

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Flavia Pennetta eliminated second seed Samantha Stosur from the Mercury Insurance Open and reached the semifinals with a 6-4 6-3 victory. All the top three seeds are out of the tournament now: Jelena Jankovic,...

Agnieszka Radwanska mistakes golf hole with photographer’s head

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World No.10 Agnieszka Radwanska took some time off from tennis at the Mercury Insurance Open in San Diego and practiced golf hits. She easily managed to hit the target – that is if it...

Coco Vandeweghe upsets Vera Zvonareva in the second round of San Diego

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American Coco Vandeweghe stunned third seed Vera Zvonareva in the second round of the Mercury Insurance Open in San Diego, even though the Russian world No.9 dominated the first set and lead by a...

Kleybanova upsets top seed Jankovic in round two of San Diego

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Top seed Jelena Jankovic lost in straight sets in the second round of the Mercury Insurance Open to Alisa Kleybanova, despite leading 4-0 in the first set. Jankovic even had three set points at...

Dinara Safina loses to Agnieszka Radwanska in the second round of San Diego

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Dinara Safina ended her six match losing streak in the first round of the Mercury Insurance Open in San Diego but lost in the following round already, in straight sets to fourth seed Agnieszka...

Dinara Safina ends six match losing streak in San Diego

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Former world No.1 Dinara Safina defeated Alona Bondarenko 6-1 7-6(2) in the first round of the Mercury Insurance Open on Monday and snapped a six-match losing streak. Safina, whose season was hampered by a...