Barbora Zahlavova Strycova

  • 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...
  • Li Na, Venus Williams out of Wimbledon, Novak Djokovic wins June 27, 2014

    London: A year that started with another Grand Slam title for Li Na has turned into a major disappointment. On a day when top-seeded Novak Djokovic had a nasty fall late in his third-round match Friday and five-time champion Venus Williams lost, Australian Open champion Li was eliminated 7-6 (5), 7-6...
  • Czech player Strycova banned six months for doping February 14, 2013

    London: The International Tennis Federation says Czech player Barbora Zahlavova Strycova has been banned six months for doping. The 26-year-old Strycova tested positive for the stimulant sibutramine on Oct. 16 at the Luxembourg Open. She says the drug got into her system through a supplement and denied taking it to enhance...
  • Serena Williams enters 2nd round at Wimbledon June 26, 2012

    Wimbledon: Serena Williams did much better than big sister Venus at Wimbledon, beating Barbora Zahlavova Strycova 6-2, 6-4 on Tuesday in the first round. Playing on the same Court 2 where Venus lost in straight sets a day earlier, Williams took command by breaking her Czech opponent three times in the...