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April 24, 2015 3:57 PM Simona Halep, Caroline Wozniacki advance at Porsche Grand Prix

STUTTGART, Germany -- Simona Halep of Romania and Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark will meet in the semifinals of the Porsche Grand Prix after winning their respective quarterfinals on Friday. The second-seeded Halep needed 81 minutes to defeat Sara Errani of Italy 6-4, 6-4, while the fourth-seeded Wozniacki had little trouble in defeating Carla Suarez 1

April 24, 2015 3:21 PM Wozniacki, Halep book semis berths

Romania's Simona Halep will face Caroline Wozniacki in the semifinals at the WTA tournament in Stuttgart after her straight-sets win over Italy's Sara Errani on Friday. The 23-year-old Halep, ranked third in the world, needed just under an hour-and-a-half to seal a 6-4, 6-4 win over Errani in a tight quarterfinal on the indoor clay court. Halep finally 1

April 24, 2015 3:14 PM Halep, Wozniacki to meet in Porsche Grand Prix semifinals

Simona Halep of Romania and Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark will meet in the semifinals of the Porsche Grand Prix after winning their respective quarterfinals on Friday. The second-seeded Halep needed 81 minutes to defeat Sara Errani of Italy 6-4, 6-4, while the fourth-seeded Wozniacki had little trouble in defeating Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain 6-0, 6-3. Irrespective 13

April 24, 2015 10:44 AM Sharapova upset by Kerber in Porsche Grand Prix 2nd round

Angelique Kerber of Germany upset three-time defending champion Maria Sharapova 2-6, 7-5, 6-1 in the second round of the Porsche Grand Prix on Thursday. The top-seeded Russian won four straight games to clinch the first set. But she made some errors to drop the second, and faded in the third. Sharapova had a first-round bye. She held a 13-0 record in Stuttgart 1

April 23, 2015 9:49 PM Sharapova, Kvitova shocked in Stuttgart

Three-time defending Stuttgart champion Maria Sharapova lost her opening claycourt match of the season on Thursday, going down 2-6, 7-5, 6-1 to Germany's Angelique Kerber in the German city. The defeat was Sharapova's first at the venue after sweeping to the title in 2012, 2013 and 2014 on the back of 13 successive wins. It also means the French Open champion

April 23, 2015 7:27 AM Simona Halep inclined to make tactical changes for clay season

Coming in from an impressive hard court run, Simona Halep is open to tactical changes in her game as she heads into the clay season. Despite having made an impressive run on clay last year, Simona Halep is open to tactical changes as she heads into the clay season. Halep will open her clay court campaign as the second seed at the Suttgart Open just behind 1

April 22, 2015 10:55 PM Radwanska crashes out as Lisicki suffers double-bagel

Agnieszka Radwanska crashed out in the first round of the Tennis Grand Prix with a straight sets defeat to Sara Errani in Stuttgart. The seventh seed lost 7-6 (10-8) 6-4 in bizarre contest on Wednesday that featured just four service holds. Errani eventually took a first set in which there were 10 breaks of serve, winning it in a tie-break that saw both players 4

April 22, 2015 10:52 PM Halep Bends but Doesn’t Break vs. Muguruza in Stuttgart

Simona Halep opened her clay-court season with an impressive come-from-behind victory against an opponent that had troubled her in the past, rallying past Garbine Muguruza for a 3-6, 6-1, 6-3 victory to reach the quarterfinals of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix. Muguruza, who owned a 2-0 lifetime record vs. Halep, started strong by making 75 percent of her first 13

April 22, 2015 7:08 PM Halep into QFs; Radwanska exits Stuttgart

Stuttgart, Germany (SportsNetwork.com) - French Open runner-up Simona Halep was a second-round winner, while former Wimbledon finalist Agnieszka Radwanska came up an opening-round loser at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix. The second-seeded Halep is the first player to reach the quarterfinals this week after outlasting game rising Spaniard Garbine Muguruza 9

April 20, 2015 8:44 PM Sharapova's perfect Stuttgart record goes on the line

Reigning French Open champion Maria Sharapova will begin her clay-court campaign, as she looks to continue her dominance at the Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart. The world number two has never lost at the WTA Premier event in Germany, claiming the title at her first attempt in 2012 - and defending it each of the following two years. The event has been one propeller