Generali Ladies

  • Top-seed Angelique Kerber beats Ana Ivanovic in Linz final 13-10-2013 11:28 PM

    Austria: Top-seeded Angelique Kerber won her first WTA title of the season and third overall by defeating former two-time champion Ana Ivanovic 6-4, 7-6 (6) at the Generali Ladies on Sunday. Kerber reached her third final of the year after losing to Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova of Russia in Monterrey in April...
  • Top-seeded Kerber, Ivanovic reach final in Linz 12-10-2013 08:57 PM

    Linz, Austria: Two-time former champion Ana Ivanovic defeated Stefanie Voegele of Switzerland 6-4, 6-4 on Saturday to set up a final against top-seeded Angelique Kerber at the Generali Ladies. Kerber overpowered Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain 6-2, 6-0 to reach her second final of the season. The 10th-ranked German was...
  • Angelique Kerber routs Suarez Navarro to enter Linz final 12-10-2013 07:20 PM

    Austria: Top-seeded Angelique Kerber overpowered Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain 6-2, 6-0 at the Generali Ladies on Saturday to reach her second final of the season. The 10th-seeded German used two breaks for a 3-2 lead in the opening set and didn't concede a game afterward. Kerber dominated with strong...
  • Top-seeded Kerber, Ivanovic reach Linz semi-finals 12-10-2013 10:40 AM

    Linz: Top-seeded Angelique Kerber defeated Patricia Mayr-Achleitner of Austria 6-3, 6-1 in the quarter-finals of the Generali Ladies on Friday to secure the final spot in the season-ending WTA Championships. "Qualifying for Istanbul is a great achievement," Kerber said. "It's the reward for my consistency, though I've had my ups...
  • Voegele, Suarez Navarro reach semifinals in Linz 11-10-2013 10:18 PM

    Linz: Stefanie Voegele of Switzerland won the last five games to beat second-seeded Sloane Stephens 6-7 (3), 6-4, 7-5 in the quarterfinals of the Generali Ladies on Friday. The 12th-ranked Stephens lost a 5-2 lead in the opening set before converting her ninth set point in the tiebreaker. Voegele used...
  • Top-seeded Kerber, Stephens reach quarters in Linz 11-10-2013 10:43 AM

    Linz: Top-seeded Angelique Kerber and No. 2 Sloane Stephens reached the quarter-finals of the Generali Ladies in contrasting styles on Thursday. Kerber downed Alexandra Cadantu of Romania 6-1, 6-0 in just 50 minutes, while Stephens needed 2 hours to defeat Andrea Petkovic of Germany 7-6 (1), 4-6, 6-3. Kerber was...
  • Top-seed Kerber wins Linz opener after false start 10-10-2013 09:36 AM

    Linz: Top-seeded Angelique Kerber overcame a poor start to beat Monica Niculescu of Romania 0-6, 6-1, 6-2 in the first round of the Generali Ladies on Wednesday. The 10th-ranked German struggled for rhythm and won just five points on her own serve as she lost the opening set in 22...
  • Suarez Navarro, Flipkens reach quarters in Linz 10-10-2013 09:24 AM

    Linz: Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain and Kirsten Flipkens of Belgium advanced to the quarter-finals of the Generali Ladies on Wednesday. The No. 4-seeded Suarez Navarro defeated Elina Svitolina of Ukraine 6-1, 6-4. In her seventh quarter-final of the season, Suarez Navarro will play the fifth-seeded Flipkens, who routed Camila...
  • Two-time champion Ivanovic beats Wickmayer in Linz 09-10-2013 09:44 AM

    Linz: Ana Ivanovic started her quest for a third Generali Ladies title by defeating Yanina Wickmayer of Belgium 6-2, 6-4, while second-seeded Sloane Stephens overcame a slow start to beat Magdalena Rybarikova of Slovakia 6-3, 6-1 in the first round on Tuesday. The third-seeded Ivanovic, who won the event in...
  • Voegele defeats Zakopalova in Linz 08-10-2013 09:24 AM

    Linz: Stefanie Voegele won the last eight games to beat Klara Zakopalova 5-7, 7-5, 6-0 on Monday and advance to the second round of the Generali Ladies. Voegele failed to serve out the second set at 5-3 as Zakopalova leveled at 5-5 but the 58th-ranked Swiss player didn't concede a...
  • Elina Svitolina, Francesca Schiavone reach 2nd round in Linz 07-10-2013 10:59 PM

    Linz: Elina Svitolina and Francesca Schiavone earned straight-sets wins on Monday to reach the second round of the Generali Ladies. The 44th-ranked Svitolina defeated Mona Barthel 6-2, 7-5 after the German double-faulted eight times and dropped five service games. Schiavone hit four aces in beating Karolina Pliskova 7-5, 6-2. The...