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May 16, 2015 10:04 PM Djokovic strolls into Rome final

Top seed breeze­s past Ferrer, Suarez Navarr­o elimin­ates Simona Halep. ROME: For the first time this week, Novak Djokovic needed only two sets to triumph in Rome, beating Spain’s David Ferrer 6-4, 6-4 as he reached the final and closed in on a 24th Masters 1000 title. The Serb world number one will face either Roger Federer or Stanislas Wawrinka in Sunday’s 5

May 16, 2015 6:01 PM Carla Suarez Navarro beats Simona Halep to reach Italian Open final

Rome: Tenth-seeded Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain fought through her nerves and rallied past No. 2 Simona Halep 2-6, 6-3, 7-5 Saturday to reach the Italian Open final. Aiming for her second career title, Suarez Navarro will face either two-time Rome champion Maria Sharapova or qualifier Daria Gavrilova, who were playing later. Suarez Navarro improved 1 1

May 15, 2015 7:27 PM Suarez stuns Kvitova, Sharapova wins

Russia's Maria Sharapova boosted her chances of a third title but first since 2012 by cruising to a 6-3, 6-2 win over Victoria Azarenka of Belarus at the Rome Open on Friday. Sharapova, the No 3 seed, will now meet Daria Gavrilova, who beat fellow-qualifier Christina McHale 6-2, 6-4, in the semifinals. In the other semifinal Spanish 10th seed Carla Suarez

April 26, 2015 9:17 PM Kerber upsets Wozniacki to win Porsche Grand Prix

Home favorite Angelique Kerber rallied to upset Caroline Wozniacki 3-6, 6-1, 7-5 in the final of the Porsche Grand Prix for her second straight title on Sunday. After losing the opening set, Kerber twice broke the fourth-seeded Dane in the second. Wozniacki saved three match points at 6-5 in the third set, but Kerber took her fourth chance to win in 2 hours 2

April 25, 2015 6:03 PM Wozniacki to meet Kerber in Stuttgart final

World No 5 Caroline Wozniacki needed nearly three hours to break the resistance of second seed Simona Halep of Romania 7-5 5-7 6-2 on Saturday and reach the Stuttgart Grand Prix final for the second time in five years. Wozniacki clinched the first set after more than an hour when Halep sent a backhand into the net. The world No 3, who had 22 unforced

April 25, 2015 2:30 AM Sharapova suffers shock defeat in Stuttgart

(CNN)Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova has crashed out of Stuttgart's Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Germany, losing her grip on the world No. 2 ranking just five days after celebrating her 28th birthday. The victor in the grueling two hour 27-minute match was home favorite, Angelique Kerber -- who defeated the five-time grand slam champion 2-6 7-5 6-1. Sharapova 12

April 24, 2015 11:45 PM Simona Halep beats Sara Errani in WTA tournament after receiving death threat

Romania's Simona Halep has brushed aside a death threat from a stalker to advance to the semifinals of the WTA tournament in Stuttgart. The world No 3, who will play Caroline Wozniacki for a place in the final, confirmed after beating Sara Errani from Italy that she had been the subject of a death threat. "I can't comment on it. I am here to play tennis 12

April 24, 2015 8:46 PM Halep ignores death threat to make semis

Romania's Simona Halep shrugged off death threats from a stalker to take her place in the semifinals at the WTA tournament in Stuttgart by beating Italy's Sara Errani on Friday. The 23-year-old Halep, ranked third in the world, had received a death threat via Twitter on Thursday from a Danish fan. The Stuttgart tournament's organisers confirmed they have stepped 9

April 24, 2015 8:30 PM Angelique Kerber upsets Ekaterina Makarova in Stuttgart

Germany's Angelique Kerber beat sixth seed Ekaterina Makarova 6-3 6-2 in the Stuttgart Grand Prix quarter-finals to record her second upset win in two days. The world No 14, who beat defending champion Maria Sharapova on Thursday, will next meet unseeded American Madison Brengle. Russian Makarova started well and went 3-0 up but Kerber roared back, taking 2

April 24, 2015 4:27 PM Jittery Halep sets up Wozniacki semi-final

Simona Halep overcame an erratic serving display to beat Sara Errani in straight sets and set up a semi-final showdown with Caroline Wozniacki at the Tennis Grand Prix. Simona Halep overcame an erratic serving display to beat Sara Errani in straight sets and set up a semi-final showdown with Caroline Wozniacki at the Tennis Grand Prix. With Maria Sharapova 1