Julia Goerges

  • Rojer, Groenefeld win French Open mixed doubles title June 5, 2014

    Paris: Jean-Julien Rojer of the Netherlands and Anna-Lena Groenefeld of Germany won the mixed doubles title at the French Open by defeating eighth-seeded Nenad Zimonjic of Serbia and Julia Goerges of Germany 4-6, 6-2, 10-7 on Thursday. Rojer was playing his first Grand Slam final while Groenefeld won the mixed doubles...
  • Rohan Bopanna crashes out of French Open June 1, 2014

    Paris: Sania Mirza and Cara Black brushed aside the challenge of Jelena Jankovic and Alisa Kleybanova to reach the women's doubles quarter-finals but Rohan Bopanna's campaign ended at the French Open following his defeat in the mixed doubles quarter-finals on Sunday. Bopanna and his partner Katarina Srebotnik, seeded second, frittered away...
  • Makarova faces Pliskova in Pattaya Open final February 1, 2014

    Pattaya: Fourth-seeded Ekaterina Makarova of Russia beat Andrea Hlavackova 6-3, 0-6, 6-4 Saturday to reach the final of the Pattaya Open where she will play Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic for the first time. Makarova is chasing her second career title after winning in Eastbourne in 2010. She needed 1...
  • Germany take an unassailable 3-0 Fed Cup lead vs France February 10, 2013

    Limoges, France: Julia Goerges beat Pauline Parmentier 6-4, 6-2 on Sunday to give Germany an unassailable 3-0 lead in the Fed Cup. Goerges relied on her booming serve and powerful groundstrokes to secure victory on the red clay of the Beaublanc indoor arena in Limoges. She saved two break points early in...
  • Li Na overcomes Julia Goerges in Round of 16 January 20, 2013

    Melbourne: Li Na won a tight first-set tiebreaker and beat Julia Goerges 7-6 (6), 6-1 to advance to her first Grand Slam quarter-final since her breakthrough major win at the 2011 French Open. After an initial scare, the No. 6-seeded Li came back strong in the second set, dropping just one...
  • Victoria Azarenka beats Julia Goerges to win Generali Ladies October 14, 2012

    Linz: Top-ranked Victoria Azarenka won her sixth WTA title of the season on Sunday by beating Julia Goerges 6-3, 6-4 at the Generali Ladies. Azarenka, who now has 14 career titles, has won 13 straight matches without dropping a set since losing the U.S. Open final last month. Azarenka broke...
  • Victoria Azarenka to face Julia Goerges at Linz final October 13, 2012

    Linz: Top-ranked Victoria Azarenka reached her ninth final of the season on Saturday and will play Julia Goerges for the title at the Generali Ladies. In the semifinals, Azarenka beat Irina-Camelia Begu of Romania 6-2, 6-1, and Goerges rallied to defeat Kirsten Flipkens of Belgium 1-6, 6-2, 6-3. Azarenka, a winner of...
  • Henin, Williams sisters enter second round August 28, 2007

    New Delhi: In the women's singles top seed Justine Henin needed just 62 minutes to book her place in the second round. Henin cruised past Julia Goerges 6-0, 6-3. Though, Henin wasn't at her best, but she was still way too good for Goerges on the opening day. "There are...