Monterrey

  • Ivanovic wins second title of year at Monterrey Open April 7, 2014

    Monterrey, Mexico: Ana Ivanovic won an all-Serbian final at the Monterrey Open on Sunday, beating Jovana Jaksic 6-2, 6-1 for her second title of the year. Ivanovic, the 2008 French Open champion, also won the ASB Classic in Auckland, New Zealand, to start the year. It's the first time since 2010...
  • Chelsea beat Monterrey to reach the Club World Cup final December 13, 2012

    Yokohama: Chelsea reached the Club World Cup final by scoring twice in the first three minutes of the second half to beat Monterrey 3-1 on Thursday. The Champions League winner will face Copa Libertadores champ Corinthians in the final on Sunday. Corinthians edged Egypt's Al-Ahly 1-0 in the other semifinal...
  • Monterrey eyeing upset against Chelsea in Club World Cup December 9, 2012

    Toyota, Japan: Argentine forward Cesar Delgado scored twice for Mexico's Monterrey in a 3-1 win over South Koreans Ulsan Hyundai on Sunday to set up a Club World Cup semi-final against European champions Chelsea. African champions Al-Ahly beat Japan's Sanfrecce Hiroshima 2-1 in blizzard-like conditions in the second quarter-final and will...
  • Chelsea face Monterrey or Asian champs in Club World Cup September 24, 2012

    Zurich: European champions Chelsea will face either Monterrey of Mexico or the winners of the Asian Champions League in the semi-finals of the Club World Cup following draw for the tournament on Monday. Chelsea received a bye in the first round of the competition, to be held in Japan from December...
  • Serena pulls out of Monterrey Open February 19, 2012

    Mexico City: Serena Williams has pulled out of next week's Monterrey Open because of an ankle injury. Tournament organizers said on Saturday they were told of the withdrawal by the WTA. They said Williams turned down a wildcard invitation because she hurt her ankle during a recent practice. Williams played the Fed...
  • Jankovic reaches final at Monterrey Open March 6, 2011

    Monterrey, Mexico: Top-seeded Jelena Jankovic of Serbia reached the final of the Monterrey Open with a 6-3, 6-2 victory over eighth-seeded Polona Hercog of Slovenia on Saturday. The former No. 1-ranked Jankovic needed just over an hour to win the match. Jankovic, now ranked No. 6, will face defending champion Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova...