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February 21, 2015 9:07 PM Glushko knocked out in Rio quarters - Israel News - Jerusalem Post

Julia Glushko won just three games in her first ever WTA Tour quarterfinal on Friday, losing 6-1, 6-2 to Irina-Camelia Begu of Romania in Rio de Janeiro. The Israeli, ranked No. 149 in the world, held her serve just twice against Begu (34), winning 17 of 43 points overall on her serve. Glushko, who will remain in Rio to take part in two small ITF events 4

February 21, 2015 8:49 PM ROMANIAN REIGNS

DUBAI: Top seed Simona Halep overcame Karolina Pliskova 6-4, 7-6 (4) to lift the maiden Dubai Tennis Championships crown on Friday. Romania’s Halep needed one hour and 46 minutes to get past Czech Republic’s Pliskova at the centre court. With this win, Halep bagged the second title of the 2015 season after emerging winner at Shenzen Open and also the second

February 21, 2015 8:38 PM Halep seals Gulf double by winning Dubai Tennis Championships

Top-seeded Simona Halep earned the tenth title of her career and made it a Gulf double by capturing the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships with a tenacious and skilful 6-4, 7-6 (7/4) win over Karolina Pliskova on Saturday. The Romanian will defend the Doha title next week in good spirits after proving too mobile and tactically too flexible for the 22-year-old 6

February 21, 2015 7:18 PM Simona Halep takes Dubai Championships title

Top-seeded Simona Halep earned her second title of the year by beating 17th-seeded Karolina Pliskova 6-4, 7-6 (4) in the Dubai Championships final on Saturday in the United Arab Emirates. Halep benefited from a large contingent of Romanian compatriots, who constantly cheered “Si-mon-a” from the stands. “It's really nice to hear your name during the changeover 1

February 21, 2015 6:30 PM Top seed Halep beats Pliskova, wins second WTA title of year | FOX Sports

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- Top-seeded Simona Halep scored her second title of the season with a 6-4, 7-6 (4) win over Karolina Pliskova at the Dubai Championsips on Saturday. Halep, who won the Shenzhen title last month, benefited from a large contingent of Romanian fans, who constantly cheered ''Si-mon-a'' from the stands. Pliskova surrendered her serve

February 21, 2015 5:48 PM Halep wins 2nd WTA title of year at Dubai Championships

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Top-seeded Simona Halep scored her second title of the season with a 6-4, 7-6 (4) win over Karolina Pliskova at the Dubai Championsips on Saturday. Halep, who won the Shenzhen title last month, benefited from a large contingent of Romanian fans, who constantly cheered "Si-mon-a" from the stands. Pliskova surrendered

February 21, 2015 5:25 PM Simona Halep makes it a Gulf double for tenth WTA title

Dubai: Top-seeded Simona Halep earned the tenth title of her career and made herself a double champion in the Arabian Gulf by capturing the Dubai Open with a tenacious and skilful 6-4, 7-6 (7/4) win over Karolina Pliskova on Saturday. The Romanian will defend the Doha title next week in good spirits after proving too mobile and tactically too flexible 1

February 20, 2015 10:12 PM New star Pliskova reaches her biggest final in Dubai Open

DUBAI: Karolina Pliskova, the steep-serving 22-year-old from Prague who last month became the youngest player in the current top 20, reached the biggest final of her career with her third outstanding win at the Dubai Open. She will now contest the final against top seed Simona Halep, who recovered from a set down to see off Caroline Wozniacki 2-6, 6-1, 6-1. Having 5

February 13, 2015 4:18 AM Diamond Games: Top seeds Eugenie Bouchard, Angelique Kerber eliminated in second round

Top-seeded Eugenie Bouchard of Canada and second-seeded Angelique Kerber of Germany lost in the second round of the Diamond Games on Thursday. Bouchard double-faulted nine times in a 4-6, 6-1, 6-2 defeat to Germany's Mona Barthel, while qualifier Francesca Schiavone - a former French Open champion - needed under one hour to beat Kerber 6-1, 6-1. Schiavone

February 13, 2015 1:23 AM Eugenie Bouchard bounced in Antwerp upset

Canadian tennis star Eugenie Bouchard has been eliminated in the second round of the Diamond Games tennis tournament in Antwerp, Belgium. Bouchard, the top seed at the tournament and world No. 7, was upset 4-6, 6-1, 6-2 Thursday by Germany’s Mona Barthel. It was the second meeting between the players. Bouchard triumphed 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 in her first meeting 2