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Djokovic, Osaka earn victories at Indian Wells

Mar. 10, 2019 1:53 AM EST

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (AP) — Novak Djokovic and Naomi Osaka, both ranked No. 1 in the world, cruised to straight-set victories at the BNP Paribas Open on Saturday night. Djokovic beat Bjorn Fratangelo 7-6 (5), 6-2 in pursuit of a record sixth title in the desert. It was Djokovic's 50th match win at the...

Kvitova loses to Vekic in St Petersburg quarters

Feb. 1, 2019 3:54 PM EST

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Australian Open finalist Petra Kvitova struggled with her serve and was eliminated from the St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy after losing to eighth-seeded Donna Vekic 6-4, 6-1 in the quarterfinals on Friday. The second-ranked Kvitova landed only 48 percent of her first serves,...

Bertens beats Bonaventure in St. Petersburg opener

Jan. 31, 2019 3:51 PM EST

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Kiki Bertens and Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova are set for a rematch of their Australian Open encounter after both reached the St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy quarterfinals Thursday. Bertens easily saw off Belgian qualifier Ysaline Bonaventure 6-4, 6-2 in their second-round match,...

Azarenka to play Kvitova after beating Gasparyan

Jan. 29, 2019 3:02 PM EST

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Victoria Azarenka set up a meeting with Australian Open finalist Petra Kvitova at the St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy on Tuesday after a sometimes-shaky 6-4, 6-1 win over Russian qualifier Margarita Gasparyan. Azarenka, herself a two-time Australian Open champion, struggled on...