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 62, 36, 60 in the San Diego Classic final on Sunday. Sharapova used a powerful baseline attack to break the lefthanded 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 12match winning streak and powered into the San Diego Classic final with a 63, 62 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 quarterfinals early on Saturday morning. The 20yearold, who had beaten players ranked much higher then her in the previous rounds of the tournament, lost to world No. 2 and...
  • Sania enters quarterfinals, 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 20yearold Indian overcame her eight seeded opponent 61, 62. 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 76 (1), 63 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 63, 46, 62 to move into the second round where she will meet...