Acura Classic

  • Sharapova warms up for US Open with Acura win August 6, 2007

    San Diego: Top seed Maria Sharapova won her first title of the year by beating Patty Schnyder 6-2, 3-6, 6-0 in the San Diego Classic final on Sunday. Sharapova used a powerful baseline attack to break the left-handed Swiss six times amid a flurry of 37 winners, but she did...
  • Sharapova sets up Schnyder showdown in final August 5, 2007

    San Diego (California): Top seed Maria Sharapova ended Anna Chakvetadze's 12-match winning streak and powered into the San Diego Classic final with a 6-3, 6-2 victory over her Russian compatriot on Saturday. The defending champion moved on to a final showdown against Swiss 11th seed Patty Schnyder, who knocked out...
  • Acura Classic: Sharapova ends Sania's dream run August 4, 2007

    New Delhi: Sania Mirza's winning streak at the $13,40,000 WTA Acura Classic in San Diego (California) comes to an end in the quarter-finals early on Saturday morning. The 20-year-old, who had beaten players ranked much higher then her in the previous rounds of the tournament, lost to world No. 2 and...
  • Sania enters quarter-finals, to face Sharapova August 3, 2007

    New Delhi: Sania Mirza's good run continued at the $13,40,000 WTA Acura Classic in San Diego (California) where she beat Dinara Safina of Russia in straight sets in her third round match on Thursday. The 20-year-old Indian overcame her eight seeded opponent 6-1, 6-2. Sania will now take on another Russian...
  • Sania to face Safina in third round at Acura August 2, 2007

    New Delhi: Sania Mirza is through to the third round of the $13,40,000 WTA Acura Classic in San Diego (California). Sania beat Eleni Daniilidou of Greece in straight sets 7-6 (1), 6-3 and will now take on Dinara Safina of Russia in the next round. Though the two have never played...
  • Acura Classic: Sania defeats Peer in first round August 1, 2007

    New Delhi: Sania Mirza defeated 12th seed and doubles partner Shahar Peer of Israel in the first round of the $13,40,000 WTA Acura Classic in San Diego (California) on Tuesday. The Indian won in a tough three setter 6-3, 4-6, 6-2 to move into the second round where she will meet...