Andrea Petkovic

  • Germany storm into Fed Cup final 20-04-2014 12:45 PM

    Brisbane: Germany sealed their place in the Fed Cup final by taking an unbeatable 3-0 lead over Australia when Angelique Kerber beat Sam Stosur in three sets on Sunday. Kerber overcame a slow start to win 4-6, 6-0, 6-4 and put Germany into their first Fed Cup final since 1992,...
  • Petkovic survives set point to win WTA Family Circle Cup 07-04-2014 09:27 AM

    Andrea Petkovic survived a set point before steamrolling her way to an emphatic 7-5 6-2 victory over Jana Cepelova in the final of the Family Circle Cup in South Carolina on Sunday. Petkovic, on the comeback trail from a string of injuries, used her powerful forehand to collect her third...
  • Petkovic, Cepelova advance to Family Circle final 06-04-2014 08:41 AM

    Charleston: Andrea Petkovic of Germany and Jana Cepelova of Slovakia advanced to the final of the Family Circle Cup, both rallying late in their semi-final matches on Saturday to set up an unlikely championship. No. 14 seed Petkovic rallied in the final two sets to defeat sixth-seeded Eugenie Bouchard 1-6,...
  • Petkovic dances her way into Miami second round 20-03-2014 09:42 AM

    Miami: Andrea Petkovic has not had much reason to dance this season but the effervescent German flashed some of her moves after advancing to the second round of the Sony Open on Wednesday with a 6-3, 6-4 win over Spain's Maria-Teresa Torro-Flor. Ranked in the top 10 at the end...
  • Serena opens season with a win over Petkovic in Brisbane 31-12-2013 12:36 PM

    Brisbane: Serena Williams' first competitive match of the season, on New Year's Eve, was by no means perfect, but a 6-4, 6-4 win over Andrea Petkovic at the Brisbane International was a decent start against a player with a career-high ranking of No. 9. Top-ranked Williams was understandably below her...
  • Andrea Petkovic upsets defending champion Victoria Azarenka in China 30-09-2013 06:30 PM

    Victoria Azarenka's China Open title defence wilted in the first round when the Belarussian lost to Germany's Andrea Petkovic 6-4, 2-6, 6-4 on Monday. Azarenka's 15 double faults, to go with 44 unforced errors, mirrored her erratic display over two hours 22 minutes against Petkovic who appeared to be feeling...
  • Sania-Huber pair through to 3rd round of Wimbledon 30-06-2013 11:44 AM

    London: Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza and her American partner Liezel Huber advanced to the third round of women's doubles event at the Wimbledon with a three-set win over Italian-German duo of Flavia Pennetta and Andrea Petkovic. The sixth-seeded Indo-American pair had to sweat it out for little over two...
  • Andrea Petkovic withdraws from Family Circle Cup 04-04-2013 10:44 PM

    Charlestown: Andrea Petkovic has withdrawn from the Family Circle Cup because of a right calf injury, moving second-seeded Caroline Wozniacki into the quarter-finals. Petkovic was scheduled to play Wozniacki to open Thursday's round of 16. However, she announced in the morning she could not play. Petkovic apologized for pulling out,...
  • Petkovic, Date-Krumm star attractions at WTA Indian Open 09-11-2012 11:17 PM

    WTA Indian Open this year has got a huge boost with top names like Andrea Petkovic and Kimiko Date-Krumm playing in the tournament at Pune. ...