ANGELIQUE KERBER

  • Angelique Kerber upsets Caroline Wozniacki to win Porsche Grand Prix 2 days ago

    Germany: 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...
  • Maria Sharapova upset by Angelique Kerber in Porsche Grand Prix 2nd round 4 days ago

    Stuttgart: 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....
  • Angelique Kerber rallies past Madison Keys to win Family Circle Cup April 13, 2015

    Charleston: Angelique Kerber didn't really like playing on clay. That's changed in a big way on Sunday when the fifth-seeded German rallied past American Madison Keys to win the Family Circle Cup. The 27-year-old Kerber trailed 4-1 in the final set, yet took six of the last seven games to pull...
  • Madison Keys to play for Family Circle title against Angelique Kerber April 12, 2015

    Charleston: Madison Keys hopes to show she can play championship tennis on any surface out there. The 20-year-old American reached the Family Circle Cup final with a dominating, 6-1, 6-4 victory over Lucie Hradecka on Saturday. It extended an unlikely run of success for the seventh-seeded Keys on what she's acknowledged...
  • Defending Champ Andrea Petkovic Advances at Family Circle April 8, 2015

    Charleston: Defending champion Andrea Petkovic opened play at the Family Circle Cup with a 1-6, 6-1, 6-2 victory over Chanelle Scheepers on Tuesday. Petkovic, seeded third, lost the opening set 6-1 before taking 12 of the next 15 games to advance. Others moving on were fifth-seeded Angelique Kerber, sixth-seeded Jelana...
  • Two-time champion Victoria Azarenka wins at Qatar Open February 24, 2015

    Doha: Two-time champion Victoria Azarenka beat Angelique Kerber 6-0, 6-3 in the first round of the Qatar Total Open on Monday. The Belarusian, who won in 2012 and 2013, was forced to withdraw last year due to a foot inflammation. Returning to Doha as a wild card entrant, Azarenka needed just 66...
  • Angelique Kerber advances to Brisbane quarterfinals; Venus Williams gets going January 6, 2015

    Brisbane, Australia: Third-seeded Angelique Kerber secured the first spot in the quarterfinals of the Brisbane International with a 6-3, 7-5 win over Daria Gavrilova on Tuesday. Varvara Lepchenko also advanced with a 6-4, 6-4 win over fellow American Madison Keys, who had ousted Australian Open finalist Dominika Cibulkova in the first...
  • Czech Republic beat Germany 3-1 in Fed Cup final November 9, 2014

    Prague: The Czech Republic claimed their third Fed Cup title in four years after Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova fought hard to overcome Angelique Kerber of Germany in the opening reverse singles match on Sunday. In a matchup of two top-10 players, Kvitova prevailed 7-6 (5), 4-6, 6-4 in nearly three hours...
  • Petra Kvitova, Angelique Kerber to play in Fed Cup final October 29, 2014

    Prague: Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova will lead the Czech Republic and Angelique Kerber will play for Germany in next week's Fed Cup final. Following an early exit from the WTA Finals, Kvitova has a chance to win the Fed Cup title for the third time in four years while Germany is...
  • Maria Sharapova knocked out by qualifier at Wuhan Open September 24, 2014

    Wuhan: Maria Sharapova was knocked out of the Wuhan Open by Swiss qualifier Timea Bacsinszky 7-6 (3), 7-5 in the third round on Wednesday. Sharapova double-faulted six times in the first set, and was twice a break up in the second set, but couldn't shake off Bacsinszky, who earned the biggest...
  • Angelique Kerber reaches quarterfinals at Pan Pacific Open September 17, 2014

    Tokyo: Ana Ivanovic stalled Victoria Azarenka's comeback from a foot injury with a 63, 64 win to make the Pan Pacific Open quarterfinals on Wednesday. In the match between the former major champions and No. 1s, Azarenka committed seven of her nine double faults in the first set and her serve...
  • Venus Williams, Simona Halep, Angelique Kerber ousted at US Open August 30, 2014

    Shock waves hit the US Open on Friday as veteran Mirjana LucicBaroni spearheaded a series of stunning thirdround surprises that claimed two of the top women's seeds and seventimes grand slam winner Venus Williams. LucicBaroni ousted second seed Simona Halep, Italy's Sara Errani posted her first career win over Williams and...
  • Novak Djokovic upset by Robredo at Cincinnati Open August 15, 2014

    Mason: Topranked Novak Djokovic tumbled out of the Western & Southern Open on Thursday, while secondseeded Roger Federer narrowly avoided an upset in the round of 16. Tommy Robredo beat Djokovic, 76 (6), 75 before Federer escaped with a 64, 46, 63 victory over Gael Monfils in the night session. Andy Murray...
  • Serena Williams wins Bank of the West title August 4, 2014

    Stanford: Serena Williams won her WTAleading fourth title of the season on Sunday, beating thirdseeded Angelique Kerber 76(1), 63 in the Bank of the West Classic. Playing her first tournament since her departure from Wimbledon because of equilibrium problems, the topranked and topseeded Williams won the hardcourt event for the third...
  • Roger Federer looking good for his eighth Wimbledon title July 2, 2014

    London: Roger Federer's nearly perfect serving carried him back to the Wimbledon quarterfinals. He'll try to continue his bid for a record eighth championship at the All England Club by beating his friend and countryman Stan Wawrinka on Wednesday. Federer won all 54 service games through his first four matches in the...
  • Sharapova falls to Kerber in three sets at Wimbledon July 1, 2014

    London: Former champion Maria Sharapova saved six match points before falling to Angelique Kerber in the fourth round at Wimbledon on Tuesday, ending her bid to win a second title at the All England Club a decade after her first. Sharapova, a fivetime major champion, saved one match point at 52...
  • Madison Keys beats Angelique Kerber to claim Aegon Championships June 21, 2014

    Madison Keys claimed the first title of her career on Saturday when she defeated Angelique Kerber of Germany 63, 36, 75 to win the Aegon Championships. Playing in her first final, the unseeded 19year old is the first American to win the event since Chanda Rubin won backtoback titles in 2002...
  • Eugenie Bouchard eases into French Open quarterfinals June 1, 2014

    Paris: Eugenie Bouchard raced into the French Open quarterfinals by beating eighthseeded Angelique Kerber of Germany 61, 62 in just 52 minutes on Sunday. The 18thseeded Canadian wasted no time, opening up a 50 lead in 16 minutes. Bouchard, who reached the Australian Open semifinals this year, next plays either No....
  • Germany to play Czech Republic in Fed Cup final April 21, 2014

    Germany will take on the Czech Republic in the Fed Cup final after both countries wrapped up their semi-final victories by winning the first reverse singles on Sunday. Germany's Angelique Kerber overcame Sam Stosur in three sets and former Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova beat Roberta Vinci 6-3, 7-5 as both countries...
  • Germany storm into Fed Cup final April 20, 2014

    Brisbane: Germany sealed their place in the Fed Cup final by taking an unbeatable 3-0 lead over Australia when Angelique Kerber beat Sam Stosur in three sets on Sunday. Kerber overcame a slow start to win 4-6, 6-0, 6-4 and put Germany into their first Fed Cup final since 1992, when...
  • Sharapova closes in on return trip to Miami final March 26, 2014

    Miami: Five-time runner-up Maria Sharapova closed in on a return trip to the Miami final by taming eighth-seeded Czech Petra Kvitova 7-5, 6-1 on Tuesday to reach the semis of the Sony Open. With the victory Sharapova, who lost in the final last year to Serena Williams, sets up a possible...
  • Serena wins as Sony Open locked down by bomb scare March 26, 2014

    Miami: Defending champion Serena Williams closed in on a seventh Sony Open title with a 6-2, 6-2 quarter-final demolition of German Angelique Kerber on Tuesday, a win that came as the Crandon Park tennis facility was locked down due to a bomb scare. Williams' win sets up a semi-final rematch of...
  • Kerber wins opening match at Key Biscayne March 21, 2014

    Key Biscayne: Fifth-seeded Angelique Kerber eked out a victory in her opening match on Thursday at the Sony Open, beating Peng Shuai 6-3, 1-6, 7-6 (5). Kerber, a two-time Grand Slam semi-finalist, matched her best showing at Key Biscayne by reaching the third round. No. 12 Ana Ivanovic beat American Lauren Davis...
  • Ivanovic beats Kerber in first round in Dubai Open February 19, 2014

    Dubai: Ana Ivanovic, world no.12, from Serbia on Tuesday beat Germany's Angelique Kerber 36, 63, 76 (86) in the first round of the WTA Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships here. After losing the first set, Ivanovic found back her pace and quickly decided the second set for herself, reported Xinhua. In...
  • Halep wins first title of year at Doha February 16, 2014

    Doha: Seventhseeded Simona Halep of Romania won her first title of the year with a 62, 63 victory over sixthseeded Angelique Kerber of Germany in the Qatar Open final on Sunday. It's the seventh career title for Halep, with the other six all won last year. Kerber dropped serve twice in...
  • Pironkova stuns Angelique Kerber in Sydney for first WTA title January 10, 2014

    Sydney: Bulgarian qualifier Tsvetana Pironkova's fairytale run at the Sydney International ended with her first WTA title when she stunned world number nine Angelique Kerber 64, 64 in the final on Friday. Pironkova had already beaten world number six Petra Kvitova and number seven Sara Errani in the seven matches it...
  • Wozniacki, Kerber advance at Sydney International January 6, 2014

    Sydney: Only days after her New Year's Eve engagement to golfer Rory McIlroy, Caroline Wozniacki opened her 2014 season on Monday with a 36, 62, 64 win over Julia Goerges of Germany in the first round of the Sydney International. Wozniacki withdrew from the Brisbane International last week after hurting...
  • Serena Williams eases past Kerber in WTA Championships October 23, 2013

    Istanbul: World number one Serena Williams showed her determination to defend her WTA Championships title by sweeping to a 63 61 win over Angelique Kerber at the seasonending event on Tuesday. The 32yearold American broke early in each set and was too strong for the German, hitting 31 winners. Kerber, who...
  • Topseed Angelique Kerber beats Ana Ivanovic in Linz final October 13, 2013

    Austria: Topseeded Angelique Kerber won her first WTA title of the season and third overall by defeating former twotime champion Ana Ivanovic 64, 76 (6) at the Generali Ladies on Sunday. Kerber reached her third final of the year after losing to Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova of Russia in Monterrey in April and...
  • Topseeded Kerber, Ivanovic reach final in Linz October 12, 2013

    Linz, Austria: Twotime former champion Ana Ivanovic defeated Stefanie Voegele of Switzerland 64, 64 on Saturday to set up a final against topseeded Angelique Kerber at the Generali Ladies. Kerber overpowered Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain 62, 60 to reach her second final of the season. The 10thranked German was beaten...