MERCURY INSURANCE OPEN 2012

  • Jankovic loses to qualifier in Carlsbad quarters July 21, 2012

    Carlsbad, California: Qualifier Chan YungJan of Taiwan saved two match points en route to beating thirdseeded Jelena Jankovic 67 (4), 76 (8), 75 on Friday and advancing to the semifinals of the Mercury Insurance Open. After holding off two match points to win the secondset tiebreaker, Chan ran off three straight...
  • Jankovic, McHale survive scare in Carlsbad July 20, 2012

    Carlsbad, California: No. 3 seed Jelena Jankovic overcame problems with her serve to claim a 26, 64, 64 win over Melinda Czink in the second round of the Mercury Insurance Open on Thursday night. Jankovic had a firstround bye and struggled throughout the match with her serve before closing out...
  • McHale edges out Gajdosova in Carlsbad July 18, 2012

    Carlsbad, California: US Olympian Christina McHale saved a set point and then used a late service break to pull off a 76 (5), 75 win over Jarmila Gajdosova in the firstround of the Mercury Insurance Open on Tuesday. McHale, the No. 5 seed, struggled against the Australian, and both players held...