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  • Serena Williams beats Camila Giorgi to give US 1-0 lead over Italy April 18, 2015

    Italy: Top-ranked Serena Williams overcame a stiff challenge in the opening set for a 7-6 (5), 6-2 win over Camila Giorgi on Saturday to give the United States a 1-0 lead over Italy in a Fed Cup World Group playoff. Neither player broke serve in a highly competitive first set, which...
  • Camila Giorgi beats Agnieszka Radwanska to reach Katowice Open final April 12, 2015

    Katowice: Camila Giorgi upset home favorite Agnieszka Radwanska 6-4, 6-2 Saturday in the semi-finals of the Katowice Open. Giorgi saved all three break points she faced and won the last five games of the match, clinching the victory with a forehand winner. The third-seeded Giorgi is looking for her first WTA title...
  • Venus Williams into 4th round at Australian Open January 24, 2015

    Melbourne: Venus Williams has reached the fourth round at a Grand Slam tournament for the first time since Wimbledon in 2011, coming back from a set and a break down to beat Camila Giorgi 4-6, 7-6 (3), 6-1 on Saturday. The seven-time major winner couldn't contain her delight after the win...
  • Two-time former champion Ivanovic wins Linz opener October 8, 2014

    Linz: Ana Ivanovic overcame a left thigh injury to beat Pauline Parmentier of France 6-3, 6-2, while Italy's Camila Giorgi routed fourth-seeded Andrea Petkovic 6-1, 6-2 in the opening round of the Generali Ladies on Tuesday. Ivanovic, who won the event in 2008 and 2010 and reached the final last year,...
  • Rafael Nadal, Maria Sharapova beaten at Indian Wells March 11, 2014

    Rafa Nadal and Maria Sharapova were both knocked out of the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells on Monday after stunning upsets at one of the world's biggest tournaments outside the four grand slams. Nadal was sent packing by Ukraine's Alexandr Dolgopolov 6-3 3-6 7-6 (7-5) after Sharapova fell to Italian...
  • Roberta Vinci beats Giorgi to make US Open quarters September 2, 2013

    New York: Roberta Vinci reached the US Open quarter-finals for the second straight year, beating fellow Italian Camila Giorgi and the rain Monday. The 10th-seeded Vinci won 6-4, 6-2 in 67 minutes. Moments later, it started pouring, stopping all matches at Flushing Meadows. Vinci had never made a Grand Slam quarter-final before...
  • Actor Matthew McConaughey expecting third child July 5, 2012

    Actor Matthew McConaughey and his wife, Camila, a Brazilian model, are expecting their third child, he said on his Twitter page. The couple were married last month at their home in Austin, Texas, after dating for several years. "Happy birthday America, more good news, Camila and I are expecting our 3rd...
  • Matthew McConaughey weds Camila Alves in Texas June 11, 2012

    Texas: Actor Matthew McConaughey and Brazilian model Camila Alves tied the knot on Saturday in an intimate wedding at the couple's home in Austin, Texas, according to media reports. The wedding incorporated the couple's roots with an "island beach meets Texas" theme that included Brazilian food, celebrity news outlet Entertainment Tonight...