Former champion Maria Sharapova was one game away from elimination before coming back to beat Garbine Muguruza and move to her fourth straight French Open tennis semifinal.
Agnieszka Radwanska’s loss at the French Open leaves the second week of a Grand Slam without the top three women’s seeds for the first time since tennis turned professional in 1968.
U.S. teenager Sloane Stephens yesterday reached her first tennis Grand Slam quarterfinal at the Australian Open, where she’ll play five-time champion Serena Williams for a spot in the final four.
Justine Henin was knocked out of the Australian Open tennis tournament today by Svetlana Kuznetsova, losing 6-4, 7-6 (10-8) in a third-round match.
Romania’s Simona Halep defeated Svetlana Kuznetsova in straight sets at tennis’s French Open to set up a semifinal with Andrea Petkovic of Germany.
Rafael Nadal ended his two-year losing streak at Wimbledon with a four-set win while Roger Federer and Serena Williams cruised into the next round without dropping a set.
Svetlana Kuznetsova opened her French Open tennis title defense with a straight-sets victory over Sorana Cirstea .
Defending champion Rafael Nadal and fellow Spaniard David Ferrer will meet in the quarterfinals of tennis’s French Open in a rematch of last year’s final.
"I have nothing to lose, she has all the pressure."
- Svetlana Kuznetsova on Jan 20, 2013