Luxembourg

  • Champions Spain have comfortable draw for Euro 2016 23-02-2014 06:45 PM

    Nice, France: Two-time defending European champion Spain face a seemingly comfortable road to defend their title at Euro 2016 after being drawn in Group C along with Luxembourg, Macedonia, Belarus, Slovakia and Ukraine on Sunday. The Netherlands were drawn in a tougher-looking Group A and faces the Czech Republic, Turkey,...
  • Caroline Wozniacki wins Luxembourg Open 20-10-2013 08:30 PM

    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...
  • Wozniacki, Beck to play Luxembourg Open final 20-10-2013 09:13 AM

    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...
  • Wozniacki reaches Luxembourg semis; Stephens out 19-10-2013 08:48 AM

    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...
  • Wozniacki, Stephens in Luxembourg Open quarters 18-10-2013 08:17 AM

    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...
  • Bojana Jovanovski reaches quarter-finals in Luxembourg 16-10-2013 11:19 PM

    Luxembourg: Bojana Jovanovski of Serbia advanced to the quarter-finals of the Luxembourg Open by beating Su-Wei Hsieh of Taiwan 6-1, 6-4 Wednesday. The 38th-ranked Jovanovski has yet to lose a set in the tournament. She'll face either top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark or Monica Niculescu of Romania. Also, Andrea Petkovic...
  • Wozniacki , Stephens win openers at Luxembourg 16-10-2013 09:05 AM

    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...
  • Sloane Stephens wins opener at Luxembourg Open 15-10-2013 11:02 PM

    Luxembourg: Second-seeded Sloane Stephens of the United States beat 2009 champion and Swiss wild card Timea Bacsinszky 6-3, 6-3 to advance into the second round of the Luxembourg Open on Tuesday. Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark opened her campaign in the WTA event late Tuesday. Two seeds fell: No. 4...
  • Safarova, Wickmayer progress in Luxembourg Open 15-10-2013 08:46 AM

    Luxembourg: Fifth-seeded Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic defeated Peng Shuai of China 7-5, 6-4 on Monday to reach the second round of the Luxembourg Open. Safarova converted her only break point in the first set and added two more breaks in the second. In another first-round match, Yanina Wickmayer...
  • Portugal call up defender Sereno for injured Bruno Alves 07-10-2013 06:29 PM

    Portugal have called up centre back Sereno to replace the injured Bruno Alves for the World Cup Group F qualifying matches against Israel on Friday and Luxembourg four days later. Sereno plays for Turkish top-flight club Kayserispor and won his first international cap in June. The Portuguese Football Federation confirmed...
  • Top seed Azarenka wins Luxembourg Open 24-10-2011 02:12 AM

    Luxembourg: Top-seeded Victoria Azarenka of Belarus won the Luxembourg Open on Sunday, beating unheralded Monica Niculescu of Romania 6-2, 6-2. The No. 3-ranked Azarenka won the tournament without losing a set all week, and had no problems against a player who was in her first WTA Tour final. It was...