Tournament Of Champions

  • Dipika Pallikal crashes out of squash tourney in New York 20-01-2014 05:54 PM

    New York: World No. 12 Dipika Pallikal put up a spirited display before going down in straight games to Hong Kong's Annie Au in the Qualifying Finals of the Women's JP Morgan Tournament of Champions. Pallikal - the highest-ranked player in the qualifiers - lost 8-11, 9-11, 5-11 in 33...
  • Squash star Ghosal aims to breach top-10 barrier in 2014 13-01-2014 04:11 PM

    New York: Saurav Ghosal, the highest ranked Indian player of all-time, is hoping to build up on a successful 2013 by getting his 2014 campaign off to a winning start at the iconic Tournament of Champions beginning here on January 17. Ghosal made history last year by becoming the first...
  • Simona Halep beats Samantha Stosur to win Tournament of Champions 04-11-2013 09:02 AM

    Sofia: Romanian Simona Halep battled back from a set down to beat former US Open champion Samantha Stosur 2-6, 6-2, 6-2 in a thrilling Tournament of Champions final on Sunday to capture her sixth title of the year. Winning the season-ending WTA event at the Armeets Arena in Sofia earned...
  • Ivanovic beats Stosur at Tournament of Champions 01-11-2013 09:38 AM

    Sofia: Ana Ivanovic overcame Sam Stosur 6-2, 5-7, 6-2 on Thursday for her second straight victory in the group stage at the season-ending WTA Tournament of Champions. The two-time tournament winner played very aggressively to win the opening set in just 30 minutes. Stosur then broke Ivanovic's serve in the...
  • Ivanovic, Halep win opening matches in Sofia 30-10-2013 09:05 AM

    Sofia: Ana Ivanovic and Simona Halep cruised to straight-set victories on Tuesday in their opening round-robin matches at the season-ending Tournament of Champions. Top-seeded Halep of Romania defeated Russia's Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-3, 6-3 in the Serdika group, while the other tournament favorite, Ivanovic, routed Bulgaria's Tsvetana Pironkova 6-0, 6-2 in...
  • Petrova trounces Wozniacki in Champions final 05-11-2012 11:20 AM

    Sofia: Russia's Nadia Petrova thrashed top-seeded Dane Caroline Wozniacki 6-2 6-1 on Sunday to secure her maiden Tournament of Champions trophy and a 13th career title. It was the 30-year-old's third tournament victory of the year after winning a Wimbledon warm-up event in Den Bosch, Netherlands and the Pan Pacific...
  • Petrova sets up Wozniacki final at Tournament of Champions 04-11-2012 05:43 PM

    Sofia, Bulgaria: Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki reached the Tournament of Champions final after beating Bulgaria's Tsvetana Pironkova 6-4, 6-1 on Saturday. In Sunday's final, Wozniacki will play second-seeded Nadia Petrova of Russia, who defeated Roberta Vinci of Italy 6-7 (8), 6-1, 6-4 in a dramatic match that lasted 2 hours, 42...
  • Ivanovic celebrates birthday with Bali high 06-11-2011 05:05 PM

    Bali: Ana Ivanovic celebrated her 24th birthday by successfully defending her Tournament of Champions title with a comfortable 6-3 6-0 victory over Spain's Anabel Medina Garrigues on Sunday. The victory was the Serb's 11th singles title but first since winning the event last year. Her previous best results in 2011...