BARBORA ZAHLAVOVA STRYCOVA

  • Annika Beck beats Zahlavova Strycova to win Luxembourg Open October 19, 2014

    Annika Beck of Germany won her first career title on Saturday after beating fourth-seeded Barbora Zahlavova Strycova of the Czech Republic 6-2, 6-1 in the Luxembourg Open final. The 20-year-Beck, who is ranked 60th and was playing in her second final after finishing runner-up here last year, did not drop a...
  • Wozniacki out of Wimbledon in fourth round June 30, 2014

    London: Former No.1 Caroline Wozniacki is out of Wimbledon after losing 62, 75 to unseeded Barbora Zahlavova Strycova of the Czech Republic in the fourth round on Monday. The 43ranked 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 topseeded Novak Djokovic had a nasty fall late in his thirdround match Friday and fivetime champion Venus Williams lost, Australian Open champion Li was eliminated 76 (5), 76...
  • 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 26yearold 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 62, 64 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...