Pattaya Open

  • Makarova faces Pliskova in Pattaya Open final February 1, 2014

    Pattaya: Fourth-seeded Ekaterina Makarova of Russia beat Andrea Hlavackova 6-3, 0-6, 6-4 Saturday to reach the final of the Pattaya Open where she will play Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic for the first time. Makarova is chasing her second career title after winning in Eastbourne in 2010. She needed 1...
  • Makarova ousts Zvonareva in Pattaya Open January 29, 2014

    Pattaya: Fourth-seeded Ekaterina Makarova put her close friendship with Vera Zvonareva to one side by easily beating her fellow Russian 6-0, 6-2 in just 63 minutes in the second round of the Pattaya Open on Wednesday. Zvonareva, who won the tournament in 2009 and '10, couldn't handle her opponent's big groundstrokes...
  • Sania-Rodionova clinch Pattaya Open title February 12, 2012

    Pattaya: India's Sania Mirza and her Australian partner Anastasia Rodionova beat Hao-ching Chan and Yung-jan Chan of Chinese Taipei to win the women's doubles event at the Pattaya Open on Sunday. The top seeds came back from a set down to win the title in a nervy super tie-break 3-6, 6-1,...
  • Sania exits Pattaya singles, makes doubles semis February 10, 2012

    Pattaya: Sania Mirza's singles campaign at the Pattaya Open ended on Friday with a 5-7, 3-6 quarter-final defeat against Chinese Taipei qualifier Su-Wei Hsieh, but the Indian has kept herself in the title contention for the doubles by making the semi-finals. The 111-ranked Indian lost to the talented Tapiei player after...
  • Sania reaches Pattaya QFs in singles and doubles February 9, 2012

    Pattaya: Sania Mirza dug deep into her reserves to overcome a fighting Anne Keothavong 6-4, 7-5 to progress to the singles quarter-finals of the USD 220,000 Pattaya Open on Thursday. The unseeded Indian, ranked 111, tamed her giant-killing British rival in a hard-fought second-round match after one hour and 40 minutes...
  • Sania Mirza loses in Pattaya Open final February 15, 2009

    Pattaya: Sania Mirza's quest for her second WTA singles title continued after the Indian ace went down fighting 5-7, 1-6 against world No 5 and top seed Vera Zvonareva in the final of the $220,000 Pattaya Open in Thailand on Sunday. Sania fought her heart out against her formidable opponent but...
  • Sania beats eighth seed, in Pattaya Open finals February 14, 2009

    New Delhi: Sania Mirza earned a hot at her second WTA singles title after edging world number 51 Magdalene Rybarikova in the semifinals of the $220,000 Pattaya Open on Saturday. She will now have to beat world number five and top seed Russian Vera Zvonareva to claim the second WTA singles...
  • Sania powers into the Pattaya Open final February 14, 2009

    Pattaya: India's Sania Mirza powered into the final of Pattaya Open tennis after defeating eighth-seeded Magdalena Rybarikova of Slovakia here on Saturday. Unseeded Sania, ranked 126, lost the second set but came back with vengeance in the decider to win 6-4, 5-7, 6-1. Sania had taken out sixth-seeded local favourite Tamarine...
  • Sania Mirza storms into Pattaya Open semi-finals February 13, 2009

    Bangkok: Unseeded Indian Sania Mirza stormed into the semi-finals of Pattaya Open, overpowering sixth-seeded Tamarine Tanasugarn of Thailand 7-5, 6-4 on Friday. Sania beat world No.41 Tamarine in an hour and 45 minutes to set-up a semi-final clash with eighth seed Magdalena Rybarikova of Slovakia, who upset second seed Caroline Wozniacki...
  • Sania enters Pattaya Open singles quarters February 13, 2009

    Pattaya: Sania Mirza steamrolled Russian qualifier Vitalia Diatchenko 6-4, 6-0 to storm into the quarter-finals of the $220,000 Pattaya Open tennis tournament on Thursday. Sania played perhaps her best tennis after comeback from a wrist surgery and sent the Russian opponent packing in one hour and two minutes in her second...
  • Sania-Santangelo enter Pattaya Open semi-finals February 12, 2009

    Pattaya (Thailand): Sania Mirza and her Italian partner Mara Santangelo sailed past Russians Elena Bovina and Ksenia Pervak in straight sets to enter the doubles semi-finals of the WTA Pattaya Open in Pattaya on Wednesday. The third seeded Indo-Italian duo, who got a first-round bye, defeated the unseeded Russians 6-4, 6-3...
  • Sania in second round of Pattaya Open February 11, 2009

    New Delhi: Indian tennis star Sania Mirza has reached the 2nd round of the Pattaya Open. She beat Nicha Lertpitaksinchai 7-6, 7-5 in a match lasting nearly two hours. Sania struggled to get past the 945th ranked local girl in an hour and 51 minutes. Sania is coming back...
  • Sania crashes out of Pattaya Open June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: Sania Mirza has crashed out of the semi-final at the Pattaya Open on Sunday. Sania was beaten in straight sets by Gisela Dulko of Argentina 4-6, 5-7. Sania, who had made it to the semis with wins over Tamarine Tanasugaran of Thailand and Italian Mara Santangelo in previous rounds, couldn't...
  • Sania reaches semis at Pattaya Open June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: Sania Mirza is through to the semi-finals of the WTA Pattaya Open. Sania beat Italy's Mara Santangelo 6-4, 7-6 in the quarter-finals of the $17,000 tournament. She will face Argentina's Gisela Dulko on Saturday for a place in the final. Dulko overcame Australian Nicole Pratt 6-2, 6-3 in the...