Ekaterina Makarova

  • Sania-Black storm into semis at Indian Wells 13-03-2014 08:53 AM

    Indian Wells (California): India's Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black knocked out second-seeded Russians Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina to enter the semi-finals of the women's doubles at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament here. Fifth-seeded Mirza and Black won 6-4, 6-1 on Wednesday and will now play...
  • Makarova ousts Zvonareva in Pattaya Open 29-01-2014 10:07 PM

    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...
  • Li Na through to Australian Open quarter-finals 19-01-2014 08:49 AM

    Melbourne: Two-time finalist Li Na has advanced to the Australian Open quarter-finals for the third time in four years with a 6-2, 6-0 win in just 59 minutes over Ekaterina Makarova on Sunday. No. 4 Li, who broke No. 22-seeded Marakova's serve five times, lost to Victoria Azarenka in the...
  • Venus Williams knocked out in first round of Australian Open 13-01-2014 09:06 AM

    Melbourne: Ekaterina Makarova, who upset an injured Serena Williams in the fourth round of the 2012 Australian Open, completed a Melbourne Park sweep of the Williams sisters by eliminating Venus 2-6 6-4 6-4 to advance to the second round on Monday. The 22nd seeded Russian came back from 3-0 down...
  • Li becomes China's first US Open semi-finalist 04-09-2013 08:41 AM

    New York: Li Na broke another barrier for Chinese tennis, becoming China's first semi-finalist at the US Open by beating Russian Ekaterina Makarova 6-4 6-7(5) 6-2 on Tuesday at windy Flushing Meadows. The 31-year-old, fifth-seeded Li pumped both fists in joy after 24th seed Makarova sailed a backhand long to...
  • Agnieszka Radwanska loses to Makarova in US Open's 4th round 02-09-2013 08:27 AM

    New York: Agnieszka Radwanska simply can't make it past the fourth round at the U.S. Open, the Grand Slam tournament where she's had the least success. A 6-4, 6-4 loss to 24th-seeded Ekaterina Makarova of Russia on Sunday night marked the fourth time since 2007 that Radwanska left Flushing Meadows...
  • Makarova, Vesnina win French Open women's doubles title 09-06-2013 06:26 PM

    Paris: Fourth-seeded Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina of Russia won their first Grand Slam title together by defeating defending champions Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci of Italy 7-5, 6-2 in the women's doubles final of the French Open on Sunday. It was the first major title for Vesnina but the...
  • Russia beat Slovakia 3-2 in Fed Cup semis 22-04-2013 12:38 AM

    Moscow: Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina won the decisive doubles match Sunday as Russia completed a 3-2 comeback victory over Slovakia to reach the Fed Cup final. Slovakia won the first two singles on Saturday to take a 2-0 lead but Maria Kirilenko and Makarova won the reverse matches to...
  • Sania enters second round of Dubai Open 17-02-2009 12:55 PM

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