Top-seeded Angelique Kerber won her second straight match at the WTA Finals on Tuesday, beating Simona Halep 6-4, 6-2 to improve to 2-0 in the Red Group
SINGAPORE, Oct 25 (Reuters) - Angelique Kerber produced a polished display to claim her second straight win at the WTA Finals with a 6-4 6-2 victory over Simona Halep on Tuesday, the world number one virtually booking a spot in the semi-finals of the elite eight-woman event.
Late October means the tennis year is rapidly closing, and Angelique Kerber pulled out a typical win at the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore. She reminded everyone why she has been the most remarkable story and player of the year. The...Show More Summary
Oct 24 (Gracenote) - Standings from the WTA Tour singles Points 1 (1) Angelique Kerber(Germany) 8000 2 (2) Serena Williams(U.S.) 7050 3 (3) Agnieszka Radwanska(Poland) 4975 4 (4) Simona Halep(Romania) 4728 5 (5) Karolina Pliskova(Czech Republic) 4100 6 (6) Garbine Muguruza Blanco(Spain) 3736 7 (7) Madison Keys(U.S.) 3637 8 (8) Dominika
Top-seeded Angelique Kerber struggled to defeat seventh-seeded Dominika Cibulkova 7-6 (5), 2-6, 6-3 on the opening day of the WTA Finals in Singapore on Sunday
SINGAPORE, Oct 23 (Reuters) - Angelique Kerber left Singapore in a bad-tempered huff a year ago after she failed to advance from the round-robin stage of the WTA Finals, a collapse which made the German determined to make amends on her return.
Germany's Kerber needed two hours and 17 minutes to grind to victory, admitting afterwards she had to pull out her best to prevail. 'She's such a tough opponent,' she said after the match.
SINGAPORE, Oct 22 (Reuters) - Angelique Kerber showed more passion in the media centre than on the court when she crashed out of last year's WTA Finals, the German angered by the format and frustrated by her inability to win the set off an eliminated opponent she needed to advance.
The likes of Johanna Konta, Angelique Kerber, Garbine Muguruza, Agnieszka Radwanska and Dominika Cibulkova were all pictured arriving at Merlion Park prior to the WTA Finals.
SINGAPORE, Oct 20 (Reuters) - Angelique Kerber is the world number one in women's tennis yet it remains a title she has yet to grow accustomed to after her meteoric rise to the summit.
Oct 17 (Gracenote) - Standings from the WTA Tour singles Points 1 (1) Angelique Kerber(Germany) 8310 2 (2) Serena Williams(U.S.) 7050 3 (3) Agnieszka Radwanska(Poland) 6050 4 (4) Simona Halep(Romania) 5097 5 (5) Karolina Pliskova(Czech Republic) 4440 6 (6) Garbine Muguruza Blanco(Spain) 4425 7 (7) Madison Keys(U.S.) 3797 8 (10) Dominika
For the second straight year Serena Williams won't play the WTA Finals.
Kerber was upset by Daria Gavrilova 6-3, 6-1; Caroline Wozniacki beat Wang Qiang 6-3, 7-5.
World No 1 Angelique Kerber crashed out of the Hong Kong Open in the quarter-finals on Thursday. The German slumped to a shock 6-3 6-1 defeat to Australia's Daria Gavrilova at Victoria Park.
Few players on the women’s tennis tour in recent years have reached the level of success Angelique Kerber did in 2016. To recap: Kerber kicked things off in January by beating Serena Williams to win the Australian Open, lost to Williams at the Wimbledon final and put a bow on the season with a victory at the U.S. […]
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Top-ranked Angelique Kerber was upset by Daria Gavrilova 6-3, 6-1 in the Hong Kong Open quarterfinals on Friday
Top-ranked Angelique Kerber was upset by Daria Gavrilova 6-3, 6-1 in the Hong Kong Open quarterfinals
HONG KONG, Oct 14 (Reuters) - World number one Angelique Kerber crashed out of the Hong Kong Open in the quarter-finals on Friday, the German slumping to a shock 6-3 6-1 defeat to Australia's Daria Gavrilova at Victoria Park.