Misaki Doi

  • Petra Kvitova beats Misaki Doi in US Open 1st round August 28, 2013

    New York: Seventh-seeded Petra Kvitova was pushed to a third set before advancing to the second round of the US Open. The 2011 Wimbledon champ beat Misaki Doi of Japan 6-2, 3-6, 6-1 Tuesday in a rare matchup of two lefties. Kvitova had 29 winners but the same number of...
  • Another double bagel unlikely as Sharapova meets Venus January 17, 2013

    Melbourne: After serving up a 'double, double bagel', second seed Maria Sharapova could find herself packing her bags for her next tournament on Friday after she meets Venus Williams in the third round of the Australian Open. Sharapova has barely been pushed in her successive 60 60 victories over Olga...
  • Sharapova takes out Misaki Doi in second round January 16, 2013

    Melbourne: A rampaging Maria Sharapova became the first player in 28 years to dole out consecutive doublebagels at a grand slam on Wednesday, but said her tally of major titles was the only statistic worth worrying about. The second seed left opponent Misaki Doi of Japan struggling to hold back tears...
  • Japan Open: Sam Stosur breezes into the semifinals November 16, 2012

    Osaka: Topseeded Sam Stosur of Australia moved into the Japan Open semifinals with a 62, 64 victory over Jamie Hampton of the United States on Friday. Stosur, the 2011 U.S. Open champion, broke her unseeded opponent's serve seven times in the quarterfinal while never facing a break point herself. Stosur, ranked...
  • Jankovic, McHale survive scare in Carlsbad November 16, 2012

    Carlsbad, California: No. 3 seed Jelena Jankovic overcame problems with her serve to claim a 26, 64, 64 win over Melinda Czink in the second round of the Mercury Insurance Open on Thursday night. Jankovic had a firstround bye and struggled throughout the match with her serve before closing out...