Cara Black

  • Leander Paes-Cara Black pair bows out of Wimbledon June 30, 2014

    London: Leander Paes and Cara Black, who won three Grand Slam mixed doubles titles together, crashed out of the Wimbledon Championships after suffering a three-set defeat in the second round here on Monday. The fourth seeded Indo-Zimbabwean pair went down 6-1, 2-6, 3-6 to USA's Eric Butorac and Hungarian Timea Babos...
  • Leander Paes wins, Sania Mirza loses at Wimbledon June 29, 2014

    London: While Indian tennis player Leander Paes progressed to the third round of men's doubles, compatriot Sania Mirza lost out in the women's doubles second round on a rain affected Day 6 of the All England Tennis Championship at Wimbledon. Heavy showers stopped play on Saturday afternoon when Mexican-American pair Santiago...
  • Sania Mirza, Cara Black seeded fourth at Wimbledon June 18, 2014

    Sania Mirza and her partner Cara Black have been seeded fourth in the women's doubles event of the Wimbledon championships while Leander Paes and Radek Stepanek are seeded fifth in the men's doubles. Another Indian competing in the men's doubles is Rohan Bopanna, who is seeded eighth along with Pakistani partner...
  • Sania Mirza-Cara Black bow out of French Open June 3, 2014

    Sania Mirza and Cara Black crashed out of the French Open after being humbled yet again by their nemesis Su-Wei Hsieh and Shuai Peng in the women's doubles quarterfinals on Tuesday. The 2-6, 6-3 and 3-6 defeat for the fifth seeded Indo-Zimbabwean pair was their third at the hands of Su-Wei...
  • Sania Mirza-Black enter French Open quarters June 1, 2014

    Paris: Leading Indian tennis player Sania Mirza proceeded to the women's doubles quarter-finals along with Zimbabwean partner Cara Black at the French Open here on Sunday. The fifth seeds took only an hour and 18 minutes to defeat the Serb-Russian pairing of Jelena Jankovic and Alisa Kleybanova 6-3, 6-3 in a...
  • Sania Mirza ousted from mixed doubles but Rohan Bopanna reaches quarters May 31, 2014

    Paris: Sania Mirza crashed out of the mixed doubles event of the French Open with Horia Teacu after a stupendous start but managed to reach the pre-quarterfinals of the women's doubles on Saturday. Sania first took court for a women's doubles contest and along with partner Cara Black dispatched the unseeded...
  • Sania-Cara pair advances to French Open pre-quarters May 31, 2014

    Paris: Sania Mirza and Cara Black trounced Gabriela Dabrowski and Alicja Rosolska to move to the pre-quarterfinals of the French Open women's doubles event, here on Saturday. The fifth seed Indo-Zimbabwean pair needed just 59 minutes to dispatch the unseeded Canadian-Pole team 6-1 6-2 in the second round of the Clay...
  • French Open: Mirza-Black advance; Bopanna-Qureshi bumped out May 29, 2014

    Paris: Fifth seeds Sania Mirza and Cara Black breezed past their first round opponents while the popular duo of Rohan Bopanna and Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi were shown the door in the men's doubles event of the French Open tennis tournament on Thursday. The Indo-Zimbabwean pair of Mirza and Black began their women's...
  • Sania-Cara seeded fifth, Bopanna-Qureshi sixth at French Open May 26, 2014

    Paris: Sania Mirza and Cara Black, seeded fifth, were on Monday pitted against the very competitive team of Daniela Hantuchova and Shahar Peer in their opening round of the French Open women's doubles event, here. Sania has never won a Major trophy in women's doubles and her best performance has been...
  • Sania-Cara knocked out of Madrid Open May 8, 2014

    Madrid: Sania Mirza and Cara Black gave a scare to top seeds Su-Wei Hsieh and Shuai Peng before losing the women's doubles quarterfinal at the WTA Madrid Open, here on Thursday. The fifth seeded Indo-Zimbabwean pair lost 7-5, 1-6, 8-10 to the Taipei-Chinese team in one hour and 30 minutes in...
  • Sania Mirza-Cara Black move into quarterfinals of Madrid Open May 7, 2014

    Fifth seeds Sania Mirza and Cara Black had little problem in dispatching Hao-Ching Chan and Chanelle Scheepers as they scored a comfortable straight sets victory to progress to the quarterfinals of the Madrid Open on Wednesday. The Indo-Zimbabwean pair defeated the Taipei-Protea pair 6-4, 6-1 in little over an hour in...
  • Sania-Cara win first title of season by lifting Portugal Open May 3, 2014

    Oeiras: Sania Mirza and Cara Black won their first title of the season with a hard-fought 6-4, 6-3 win over Eva Hrdinova and Valeria Solovyeva in the final of the WTA Portugal Open, here on Saturday. The top seeded Indo-Zimbabwean pair, playing their third finals of the season, was tested by...
  • Sania Mirza-Cara Black pair reach Portugal Open final May 3, 2014

    Oeiras: Sania Mirza alongwith her doubles partner Cara Black stormed into the finals of the Portugal Open with a straight-set victory over third seeded American pair of Liezel Huber and Lisa Raymond. Continuing their fabulous run, the top seeded combo of Sania and Cara took an hour and 14 minutes to...
  • Somdev crashes out, Mirza-Black through to Portugal Open semis May 2, 2014

    Oeiras: India's Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black progressed to the $250,000 Portugal Open women's doubles semi-finals while Somdev Devvarman was outclassed by top seed Tomas Berdych in the men's singles second round here on Thursday. Somdev, Indiaa's top ranked singles player, lost to the Czech 6-3, 6-2 in...
  • Sania Mirza-Cara Black progress to Portugal Open semis May 1, 2014

    Top seeds Sania Mirza and Cara Black progressed to the Portugal Open women's doubles semifinals by overcoming Spanish-Chinese pairing Silvia Soler-Espinosa and Shuai Zhang here Thursday. The Indian-Zimbabwean combine won 6-3, 6-4 in an hour and 10 minutes on the clay courts of Sports Complex of Jamor. Though Silvia and Shuai broke...
  • Sania Mirza, Cara Black advance to quarter-finals of Portugal Open April 30, 2014

    Oeiras: Top seeded pair of Sania Mirza and Cara Black came back from a set down to quell the challenge of Irina-Camelia Begu and Maria Irigoyen in the opening round of the WTA Portugal Open on Wednesday. The Indo-Zimbabwean team downed the Romanian-Argentine combo 4-6, 6-2, 10-5 in one hour and...
  • Sania Mirza, Cara Black end runners-up in Stuttgart WTA event April 27, 2014

    Germany: Sania Mirza will have to wait for her first title of the 2014 season as she lost the summit clash of the PORSCHE Tennis Grand Prix with partner Cara Black on Sunday. Playing their second final of the season, the second-seeded Indo-Zimbabwean pair lost 2-6, 3-6 to top seeds Sara...
  • Sania-Cara pair advance, Paes-Stepanek ousted from Sony Open March 21, 2014

    Miami: Sania Mirza and Cara Black fought their way into the second round even as Leander Paes made his third first-round exit in five tournaments this year when he lost his opening round at the Sony Open with partner Radek Stepanek. Sania and Zimbabwe's Cara, seeded fifth, faced stiff resistance from...
  • Sania Mirza-Cara Black lose BNP Paribas final March 16, 2014

    Indian Wells: India's Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black went down to top seeds Hsieh Su-Wei of Taiwan and Peng Shuai of China in the women's doubles final of the BNP Paribas Open tennis here. Hseih and Peng maintained their perfect record in the finals, improving to an 11-0...
  • Sania-Black in BNP Paribas Open final March 14, 2014

    Indian Wells (California): India's Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black stormed into the women's doubles final at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament here. The fifth seeded Sania-Clara pair Thursday won 6-4, 3-6, 10-7 against the eighth seeded duo of Czech Lucie Hradecka and Chinese Jie Zheng. Sania and Clara...
  • Sania-Black storm into semis at Indian Wells March 13, 2014

    Indian Wells (California): India's Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black knocked out second-seeded Russians Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina to enter the semi-finals of the women's doubles at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament here. Fifth-seeded Mirza and Black won 6-4, 6-1 on Wednesday and will now play fourth...
  • Sania Mirza-Cara Black in quarter-finals of WTA Indian Wells March 9, 2014

    Indian Wells: Fifth seeds Sania Mirza and Cara Black reached the quarter-finals of the WTA Paribas Open following a straight sets victory over Raquel Kops-Jones and Abigail Spears. The Indo-Zimbabwean pair beat the unseeded American combo 6-3, 6-4 in one hour and 12 minutes in the second round of the USD...
  • Sania-Black go down in Australian Open quarters January 21, 2014

    Melbourne: Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black lost to No. 1 seeds Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci of Italy in the quarter-finals of the women's doubles tennis competition at the Australian Open here on Tuesday. The No. 6 seeds put up a brave fight and were in with a...
  • Sania Mirza and Cara Black stunned by wild card pair at WTA Apia International January 6, 2014

    Sydney: Sania Mirza and Cara Black began their 2014 campaign with a shock first round defeat against wild card pair of Jarmila Gajdosova and Ajlaat Tomljanovic at the WTA Apia International on Monday. The third seeded Indo-Zimbabwean pair suffered a tame 3-6, 2-6 defeat in under an hour contest against the...
  • Looking forward to my partnership with Cara Black: Sania Mirza December 21, 2013

    Mumbai: After a high in 2013, ace Indian tennis star Sania Mirza on Saturday said she will "start fresh" and look to extend her unbeaten run along with Zimbabwean partner Cara Black in the women's doubles competition, next season. "I have had a very good year and you try to outdo...
  • Happy to be back in top 10: Sania Mirza November 1, 2013

    Riding on some strong performances this season partnering with Cara Black, the Indian ace has broken into top 10 in rankings. ...
  • Sania Mirza breaks back into top 10 in women's double rankings October 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza has broken back into the top 10 of the world women's doubles by gaining two spots to ninth place in the latest WTA Team Rankings issued Monday. Sania jumped from 11th spot despite not playing any event this week. The 26-year-old moved up as...
  • I'm going to try and win more Grand Slams: Sania Mirza October 9, 2013

    Hyderabad: Having won five doubles titles in the 2013 season, Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza Tuesday termed the year as one of the best of career and hoped to win more Grand Slams and be world number one in the years to come. "People win one tournament and say they had...
  • Sania Mirza-Cara Black win China Open trophy October 5, 2013

    Beijing: Sania Mirza won her second title in a row as she lifted the China Open trophy with Cara Black, demolishing the challenge of Vera Dushevina and Arantxa Parra Santonja in straight sets, here Saturday. The eighth seeded Indo-Zimbabwean pair thrashed the Russian-Spanish combo 6-2 6-2 in the summit clash, which...
  • Sania-Cara upset top seeds to reach China Open final October 4, 2013

    Beijing: Sania Mirza and Cara Black on Friday shocked top seeded Italians Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci to storm into the summit clash of the China Open, extending their unbeaten run to eight matches now. Sania and Zimbabwe's Cara, who came into the tournament after winning the Tokyo event, swept aside...