Bethanie Mattek Sands

  • Sharapova overpowers Mattek-Sands to reach second round 14-01-2014 06:32 PM

    Melbourne: Maria Sharapova celebrated her return to the grand slam spotlight on Tuesday with an emphatic 6-3, 6-4 win over American Bethanie Mattek-Sands to charge into the second round of the Australian Open. Sidelined from the U.S. Open and the latter part of last season with an injury to her...
  • Mattek-Sands upsets top seed Radwanska at Sydney 07-01-2014 09:20 AM

    Sydney: American qualifier Bethanie Mattek-Sands defeated top-seeded and defending champion Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland 7-5, 6-3 at the Sydney International on Tuesday. Mattek-Sands, who is back on tour after a long layoff with a knee injury, lost in the first round in Brisbane last week and had to win three...
  • Flavia Pennetta, Yanina Wickmayer advance at Rogers Cup 06-08-2013 09:19 AM

    Toronto: Flavia Pennetta and Yanina Wickmayer advanced to the second round of the Rogers Cup on Monday. Pennetta defeated Urszula Radwanska 6-3, 3-6, 6-2, and Wickmayer ousted American Bethanie Mattek-Sands 6-4, 2-6, 6-4. Mattek-Sands replaced Britain's Laura Robson, who pulled out because of a right wrist injury. Known for colorful...
  • Madison may hold keys to life after Serena Williams 26-06-2013 08:39 AM

    London: It is tempting to classify American women's tennis in recent years as Serena Williams... full stop. Such has been the 31-year-old's dominance that watching how her compatriots, even sister Venus these days, fare at grand slams has been rendered academic. On Tuesday, however, 18-year-old Madison Keys underlined that the...
  • Sania-Bethanie exit French Open after injury 04-06-2013 06:59 PM

    Paris: Indian challengers continued to exit from the French Open as Sania Mirza and her American partner Bethanie Mattek-Sands were forced to retire from their pre-quarterfinals following a groin problem to the latter, here Tuesday. Sania and Bethanie, seeded seventh, had annexed the first set but the American encountered a...
  • Sania-Bethanie enter third round of French Open 04-06-2013 10:50 AM

    Paris: Sania Mirza and her partner Bethanie Mattek-Sands progressed to the third round of the women's doubles event with a three-set win over American pair of Lauren Davis and Megan Moulton-Levy here. Seeded seventh, Sania-Bethanie pair came from a set down to beat the American combination 1-6, 6-3, 6-0 in...
  • Maria Kirilenko beats Bethanie Mattek-Sands in 4th round 03-06-2013 08:47 PM

    Paris: Russia's Maria Kirilenko reached her first French Open quarter-final by ending the surprising run of 67th-ranked American Bethanie Mattek-Sands with a 7-5, 6-4 victory on Monday. The 12th-seeded Kirilenko lost in the fourth round at Roland Garros in 2010 and 2011. She trailed 4-1 at the start against Mattek-Sands,...
  • Sania Mirza-Bethanie Mattek-Sands advance to Round 2 in Paris 02-06-2013 04:46 PM

    Paris: Indo-American pairing of Sania Mirza and Bethanie Mattek-Sands advanced to the women's doubles second round at Roland Garros here on Saturday. Playing on Court No.1, the seventh seeds defeated French duo of Alize Cornet and Virginie Razzano in straight sets in the first round. Sania-Bethanie won 6-3, 6-4 in...
  • Vulnerable Nadal, Djokovic advance at French Open 02-06-2013 08:48 AM

    Paris: For the third time in three matches at this year's French Open, Rafael Nadal hardly looked himself for a set. Unlike in the first two rounds, Nadal won his opening set on Saturday, albeit barely. The takeaway, even after another victory, was the same: The owner of a record...
  • Former champion Li Na knocked out at Roland Garros 30-05-2013 08:59 PM

    Paris: China's only grand slam singles champion Li Na was bundled out of the French Open by American Bethanie Mattek-Sands on Thursday, losing a rain-interrupted match 5-7 6-3 6-2. Sixth seed Li, who became a flagbearer for Asian tennis in 2011 when she won the French Open, edged the first...
  • Bhupathi-Bopanna in semis, Sania-Bethanie bow out in Rome 18-05-2013 01:49 PM

    Rome: Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna reached the semi-finals of the Rome Masters after getting a walkover from rivals Tomas Berdych and Radek Stepanek even as Sania Mizra and Bethanie Mattek-Sands crashed out of the women's event, here. Berdych, who shocked world number one Novak Djokovic in the men's singles...
  • Sania Mirza, Bethanie Mattek-Sands in quarters of Rome WTA event 16-05-2013 03:55 PM

    Rome: Sania Mirza and her American partner Bethanie Mattek-Sands scored a straight set win over Francesca Schiavone and Samantha Stosur to move to the quarter-finals of the WTA Premier event, here. The sixth seeded Indo-American pair registered a 6-4 6-3 win over the Italian-Australian combination in one hour and 13...
  • Mirza-Bethanie in Round 2 of Rome Masters 15-05-2013 07:55 PM

    Rome: Women's doubles sixth seeds of Sania Mirza and Bethanie Mattek-Sands reached the second round of the Rome Masters here. The Indo-American pair beat Japanese-Latvian duo of Shuko Aoyama and Liga Dekmeijere 6-1, 6-3 in 58 minutes Tuesday. The winners broke their opponents five times in the match. They will...
  • Sania Mirza and Bethanie Mattek-Sands exit from Madrid Open 09-05-2013 04:06 PM

    Madrid: Sania Mirza and her American pair Bethanie Mattek-Sands made an early exit from the Madrid Open after losing their second round match in straight sets to Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Lucie Safarova on Thursday. The fifth seed Indo-American pair lost 5-7 1-6 to the unseeded Russian-Czech pair in one hour...
  • Sania Mirza-Bethanie in 2nd round of Madrid Open 07-05-2013 07:36 PM

    Madrid: Fifth seeds Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Sania Mirza advanced to the next round at the Mutua Madrid Open with a three-set win over Daniela Hantuchova and Anabel Medina Garrigues. The Indo-American pair have been in terrific form this year, winning Premier-level titles in Brisbane and Dubai and finishing runners-up in...
  • Sania-Bethanie lose in the finals at Stuttgart 28-04-2013 10:15 PM

    Stuttgart: Sania Mirza and Bethanie Mattek-Sands will have to wait for their third title of the season as they ended runners-up at the WTA Porsche Tennis Grand Prix after losing the summit clash to Sabine Lisicki and Mona Barthel, on Sunday. Playing their third final of the season, the unseeded...
  • Gritty Sharapova sets up Stuttgart final against Li Na 28-04-2013 09:26 AM

    Stuttgart: Top seed and holder Maria Sharapova battled through a tough three-set claycourt match for the third day in a row on Saturday to book a place in the final of the Stuttgart Grand Prix. The Russian ended the challenge of home favourite Angelique Kerber, beating the third seed 6-3,...
  • Sania-Bethanie enter semis of Stuttgart WTA event 27-04-2013 05:32 PM

    Stuttgart: Sania Mirza and Bethanie Mattek-Sands defeated Liezel Huber and Janette Husarova to enter the women's doubles semi-final at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix here. The Indo-American pair got past the American-Slovak combination 7-5, 6-4 in the quarter-finals played on Friday. Sania-Bethanie next play Germany's Angelique Kerber and Andrea Petkovic...
  • Li Na ousts Petra Kvitova to book Stuttgart semi-final spot 27-04-2013 08:56 AM

    Berlin: World number five Li Na withstood a late comeback from Petra Kvitova to beat the fifth-seeded Czech 6-3, 7-5 on Friday and set up a Stuttgart Grand Prix semi-final with American qualifier Bethanie Mattek-Sands. The second seed from China was put under early pressure by a series of sizzling...
  • Sania-Bethanie reach the final at Dubai 22-02-2013 05:24 PM

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  • Sania-Bethanie win Brisbane title 05-01-2013 07:31 PM

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