Caroline Wozniacki

  • Caroline Wozniacki defeats Roberta Vinci to win Istanbul Cup title 6 days ago

    Istanbul: Caroline Wozniacki overpowered second-seeded Roberta Vinci 6-1, 6-1 on Sunday to win the Istanbul Cup final and clinch her first WTA title of the year. Top-seeded Wozniacki needed only 67 minutes against the 24th-ranked Italian at the hard-court Koza World of Sport Complex. Wozniacki won 76 percent of points on...
  • Top seed Wozniacki against Vinci in Istanbul final 6 days ago

    Two months after the end of their engagement, Caroline Wozniacki could join former fiance Rory McIlroy in becoming a champion on Sunday. Wozniacki will play Roberta Vinci of Italy for the Istanbul Cup title after they reached the final as seeded, 1 and 2, on Saturday. While golfer McIlroy was building a...
  • Caroline Wozniacki through to Istanbul semi-finals 1 week ago

    Istanbul: Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark advanced to the semi-finals of the Istanbul Cup on Friday after being taken to three sets by eighth-seeded Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic. Wozniacki, who served six aces and saved four of five break points, won 6-1, 3-6, 6-2. She was joined by second-seeded Roberta...
  • Wozniacki advances to Istanbul Cup quarter-finals July 17, 2014

    Istanbul: Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark defeated Karin Knapp of Italy 4-6, 6-2, 6-1 to advance to the quarter-finals of the Istanbul Cup on Wednesday. Kristina Mladenovic of France upset third-seeded Klara Koukalova of the Czech Republic 6-1, 6-3 in the second round, while seventh-seeded Bojana Jovanovski of Serbia was ousted...
  • Wozniacki easily advances to second round in Istanbul July 16, 2014

    Istanbul: Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark easily advanced to the second round of the Istanbul Cup, defeating Belinda Bencic of Switzerland 6-0, 6-0 on Tuesday. Second-seeded Roberta Vinci of Italy also won comfortably, beating Anna Tatishvili of the United States 6-2, 6-2 at the Koza World of Sport Complex. Ana Konjuh of...
  • Wozniacki out of Wimbledon in fourth round June 30, 2014

    London: Former No.1 Caroline Wozniacki is out of Wimbledon after losing 6-2, 7-5 to unseeded Barbora Zahlavova Strycova of the Czech Republic in the fourth round on Monday. The 43-ranked Zahlavova Strycova has beaten seeded players in three consecutive matches. Zahlavova Strycova, who had never beaten Wozniacki in three meetings, needed six...
  • Simona Halep, Caroline Wozniacki advance at Wimbledon June 27, 2014

    London: French Open finalist Simona Halep and former No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki were early winners on Friday as Wimbledon moved into the third round under contrasting weather at the All England Club. Mid-morning rain that delayed play by about 30 minutes gave way to sunny skies by early afternoon. But there...
  • Wozniacki, Lisicki storm into second round of Wimbledon June 24, 2014

    London: Caroline Wozniacki reeled off four consecutive games to complete a 6-3, 6-0 win over Israel's Shahar Peer in a rain-suspended first-round match at Wimbledon on Tuesday. Wozniacki led 6-3, 2-0 when play was stopped by showers late on Monday. The 16th-seeded Wozniacki lost in the first round at the French Open...
  • Caroline Wozniacki wins, Petra Kvitova pulls out at Eastbourne June 20, 2014

    Eastbourne: Former champions Caroline Wozniacki and Ekaterina Makarova headed in different directions in the Aegon International quarterfinals on Thursday. Wozniacki, champion in 2009, held off a strong challenge from Camila Giorgi of Italy 6-7 (7), 6-4, 6-2. Makarova, the 2010 champ from Russia, fell to fifth seed Angelique Kerber 6-2, 6-1, with...
  • Wozniacki loses in the French Open in the first round May 27, 2014

    Paris: About a week after her engagement to two-time major golf champion Rory McIlroy was called off, Caroline Wozniacki exited the French Open in the first round. The 13th-seeded Wozniacki lost 7-6 (5), 4-6, 6-2 on Tuesday to 64th-ranked Yanina Wickmayer of Belgium. It's the first time Denmark's Wozniacki was beaten in...
  • Wozniacki's broken heart faces dissection at Roland Garros May 26, 2014

    If having a broken heart was a viable excuse for withdrawing from a grand slam tournament, Caroline Wozniacki might be tempted to use it. The Dane's life has been turned upside down since golfer Rory McIlroy, like Wozniacki a former world No.1 in his sport, suddenly broke off their engagement...
  • Li Na cruises past Wozniacki in Miami, enters semis March 27, 2014

    Miami: World number two Li Na powered her way past 11th seed Caroline Wozniacki 7-5 7-5 and into the semi-finals of the Sony Open on Wednesday, setting up another rematch of the Australian Open final against Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova. Li did not play a match until the third round after receiving...
  • Wozniacki postpones search for coach as dad rejoins team March 12, 2014

    Denmark's former world number one Caroline Wozniacki is in no hurry to find a permanent new coach with her father Piotr again playing a key role in her coaching team. The 23-year-old has been without a coach since sacking Swede Thomas Hogstedt in January although she has appointed former player Michael...
  • Caroline Wozniacki crashes out in Melbourne January 18, 2014

    Melbourne: Caroline Wozniacki will have to wait until at least the French Open to claim an elusive first Grand Slam title after being beaten 4-6, 7-5, 6-3 by Garbine Muguruza in the third round of the Australian Open on Saturday. Wozniacki, who came under criticism while finishing No. 1 at the...
  • Wozniacki overcomes McHale in surreal encounter in Melbourne January 16, 2014

    Melbourne: Dane Caroline Wozniacki survived a surreal encounter with American Christina McHale to record a 6-0 1-6 6-2 victory on Rod Laver Arena on Thursday and move into the Australian Open third round. The 23-year-old former world number one had raced through the first set in 28 minutes under the closed...
  • Azarenka, Wozniacki advance as heat wave arrives January 14, 2014

    Melbourne: Victoria Azarenka began her bid for a third consecutive Australian Open title with a 7-6 (2), 6-2 win over Johanna Larsson on Tuesday as the start of a predicted heat wave arrived at Melbourne Park. Conscious of the time and the temperature, former No. 1-ranked Caroline Wozniacki and No. 11...
  • McIlroy, Wozniacki announce engagement January 1, 2014

    Kapalua, Hawaii: Rory McIlroy is claiming his first win of the new year - his engagement to tennis star Caroline Wozniacki. One of the top power couples in sports announced their engagement Tuesday night on Twitter, which was Wednesday morning in Australia. A spokesman for McIlroy confirmed he popped the...
  • Caroline Wozniacki pulls out of Brisbane warm-up with injury December 29, 2013

    Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki has pulled out of the Brisbane International warm-up for the Australian Open because of an injured right shoulder, organisers said on Sunday. The 23-year-old Dane, currently ranked 10th in the world, was scheduled to open her season with a first round tie against Dominika Cibulkova...
  • Caroline Wozniacki wins Luxembourg Open October 20, 2013

    Luxembourg: Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark won her first tournament of the year, beating German teenager Annika Beck 6-2, 6-2 in Sunday's final of the Luxembourg Open. Wozniacki, ranked ninth in the world, completed a confidence-building week in which she only lost one set by dominating throughout against her 19-year-old opponent. She...
  • Wozniacki, Beck to play Luxembourg Open final October 20, 2013

    Luxembourg: Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark will play Annika Beck of Germany in Sunday's final of the Luxembourg Open. Wozniacki, ranked ninth in the world, swept past third-seeded Sabine Lisicki of Germany 6-4, 6-4. She has lost only one set all week. Beck advanced to her first WTA final when Stefanie Voegele...
  • Wozniacki reaches Luxembourg semis; Stephens out October 19, 2013

    Luxembourg: Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark defeated Bojana Jovanovski of Serbia 6-3, 3-6, 6-3 on Friday to reach the semi-finals of the Luxembourg Open. After both players struggled to hold serve at the start, Wozniacki had the only break of the third set to clinch the win. She will face the...
  • Wozniacki, Stephens in Luxembourg Open quarters October 18, 2013

    Luxembourg: Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki beat two-time finalist Monica Niculescu of Romania 6-3, 6-2 to reach the quarter-finals of the Luxembourg Open on Thursday. Wozniacki joined second-seeded Sloane Stephens of the United States, who advanced by beating Yvonne Meusburger of Austria 7-5, 6-4. Sabine Lisicki made it a perfect day for the...
  • Wozniacki , Stephens win openers at Luxembourg October 16, 2013

    Luxembourg: Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark struggled to a 6-3, 7-6 (2) win over local favorite Mandy Minella to reach the second round of the Luxembourg Open on Tuesday. Second-seeded Sloane Stephens of the United States made lighter work of her day as she beat 2009 champion and Swiss wild card...
  • McIlroy tightlipped over Wozniacki, eyes 2013 win October 15, 2013

    Seoul: Rory McIlroy laid the blame for a winless 2013 on mental and mechanical issues on Tuesday, saying his struggles had nothing to do with an equipment switch, but the former world number one refused to open up on reports of a split with Caroline Wozniacki. McIlroy, speaking at a news...
  • No end in sight for McIlroy's frustrating 2013 October 15, 2013

    Rory McIlroy's messy break-up with management company Horizon Sports reached a Dublin court on Monday but reports that the former golf world number one's relationship with tennis player Caroline Wozniacki was on the rocks appeared wide of the mark. Media reports said the twice major winner had ended his two-year relationship...
  • Caroline Wozniacki split adds to Rory McIlroy's 2013 frustrations October 14, 2013

    Former world number one golfer Rory McIlroy's split with leading tennis player Caroline Wozniacki is the latest chapter in a frustrating year for the young Northern Irishman. Media reports on Monday said the twice major winner had ended his two-year relationship with ex-tennis number one Wozniacki, the news coming on the...
  • Caroline Wozniacki out of US Open September 1, 2013

    New York: Former No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki is gone from the US Open, falling 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 on Saturday night to Camilia Giorgi, a 173rd-ranked qualifier. Giorgi hit 46 winners to 13 for Wozniacki, the 2009 runner-up at Flushing Meadows who came in seeded sixth. Giorgi will play another Italian, No. 10...
  • Wozniacki roars into third round at US Open August 30, 2013

    New York: Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki raced to a 6-1 6-2 win over South Africa's Chanelle Scheepers to reach the third round of the US Open on Thursday. The sixth-seeded Dane, made to work hard for her first-round victory over Chinese qualifier Duan Yingying, dropped her first service game...
  • Halep beats Wozniacki, to take on Kvitova in New Haven final August 24, 2013

    New Haven: Simona Halep beat Caroline Wozniacki 6-2, 7-5 on Friday night to reach the New Haven Open final. The 21-year-old Romanian will be seeking her fourth title after winning three times on the WTA Tour since June. She will face defending champion Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic, who...
  • Wozniacki, Kvitova back in New Haven semi-finals August 23, 2013

    New Haven, Connecticut: Caroline Wozniacki beat American Sloane Stephens 7-6 (6), 6-2 on Thursday to reach the semi-finals in New Haven for the sixth consecutive year. The four-time champion is 23-1 at the Connecticut Tennis Center, with her lone loss coming a year ago when she had to retire from...