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Petkovic survives set point to win WTA Family Circle Cup


- Andrea Petkovic survived a set point before steamrolling her way to an emphatic 7-5 6-2 victory over Jana Cepelova in the final of the Family Circle Cup in South Carolina on Sunday.

Europeans Petkovic and Cepelova make Charleston final

- Bosnian-born German Andrea Petkovic outlasted rising Canadian star Eugenie Bouchard in a Family Circle Cup semi-final on Saturday to earn a spot in a WTA final for the eighth time.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 05 Apr 2014

Cepelova shocks Serena at Family Circle

- Top-ranked Serena Williams suffered a shock 6-4 6-4 loss to Slovakia's world number 78 Jana Cepelova in the second round of the Family Circle Cup on Tuesday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 01 Apr 2014

Williams beats Li to claim seventh Miami title

MIAMI - Proving there is no place like home, world number one Serena Williams swept past China's Li Na 7-5 6-1 in the final of the Sony Open on Saturday, collecting a record seventh win on the Miami hardcourts.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 29 Mar 2014

Williams, Li set up enticing Miami showdown

MIAMI - Serena Williams and Li Na swept past familiar foes at the Sony Open on Thursday, setting up an exciting showdown for the Miami hardcourt crown between the world's top ranked players.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 28 Mar 2014

Serena beats Sharapova to reach ninth Miami final

MIAMI - World number one Serena Williams continued her decade-long domination over Maria Sharapova with a clinical 6-4 6-3 win on Thursday to reach her ninth Sony Open final.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 27 Mar 2014

Li sets up Australian Open rematch with Cibulkova

MIAMI - World number two Li Na powered her way past 11th seed Caroline Wozniacki 7-5 7-5 and into the semi-finals of the Sony Open on Wednesday, setting up another rematch of the Australian Open final against Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 26 Mar 2014

Vettel and Franklin take Laureus awards in sombre Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR - Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel and American swimming sensation Missy Franklin were named Laureus Sportsman and Woman of the Year on Wednesday in a ceremony filled with tributes to those affected by the missing Malaysian Airlines plane.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 26 Mar 2014

Williams wins as Sony Open locked down by bomb scare

MIAMI - Defending champion Serena Williams closed in on a seventh Sony Open title with a 6-2 6-2 quarter-final demolition of German Angelique Kerber on Tuesday, a win that came as the Crandon Park tennis facility was locked down due to a bomb scare.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 25 Mar 2014

Sony Open locked down due to suspicious package

MIAMI - The Sony Open in Miami was locked down while the bomb squad investigated a suspicious package on Tuesday, preventing thousands of spectators from entering or leaving the sprawling tennis complex.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 25 Mar 2014
Roger Federer of Switzerland returns a shot to Radek Stepanek of Czech Republic during their match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in Flushing Meadows in New York, in this August 31, 2008 file photo.  REUTERS/Jeff Haynes/Files

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