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  • Hingis Inducted in Tennis Hall of Fame

    Hingis Inducted in Tennis Hall of Fame

    Date
    16/07/2013

    Swiss legend and former world No. 1 Martina Hingis was elected to the International Tennis Hall of Fame on Saturday, July 13th in Newport, Rhode Island.

  • Hlavackova Runner Up in Bad Gastein Singles

    Hlavackova Runner Up in Bad Gastein Singles

    Date
    23/07/2013

    Last week, Andrea Hlavackova (RQiS 2 Tour, PTGP125), winner of 13 WTA Doubles titles, became runner up in the singles event at the Nurnberger Gastein Ladies Tournament in Bad Gastein, Austria.

  • Monaco a Finalist in Kitzbühel

    Monaco a Finalist in Kitzbühel

    Date
    06/08/2013

    Argentina’s Juan Monaco (VCORE Xi 98) is in a good position to reach the quarterfinals at three consecutive tournaments following Wimbledon. He became a finalist at the bet-at-home Open in Kitzbühel, Austria last week.

  • Zheng Jie Claims Doubles Title in New Haven

    Zheng Jie Claims Doubles Title in New Haven

    Date
    26/08/2013

    China’s Zheng Jie (EZONE Xi 98, PTGSPN) won the doubles title with Sania Mirza of India at the New Haven Open at Yale on last Saturday. She claimed her first victory in this year. Jie and her partner faced No. 2 seed Anabel Medina Garrigues and Katarina Srebotnik in the final. They took control of the match to capitalize on break chances. Capturing 5 of 10 break points, the Asian pair defeated the opponents in straight sets [6-3, 6-4] to become the champions.

  • VCORE Tour Players Secure First Round Wins

    VCORE Tour Players Secure First Round Wins

    Date
    27/08/2013

    This year’s final Grand Slam tournament, the 2013 US Open, finally kicked off on Monday, August 26th. VCORE Tour players Sabine Lisicki (VCORE Tour 97, PTGSPN) and Bernard Tomic (VCORE Tour 97) got off to good starts with victories in their opening matches.

  • Seeded YONEX Players Progress to Third Round

    Seeded YONEX Players Progress to Third Round

    Date
    30/08/2013

    All seeded YONEX female players advanced to the third round on Day 4 of the US Open. Angelique Kerber (VCORE Xi 100), Ana Ivanovic (EZONE Xi 98), Maria Kirilenko (EZONE Xi 98, PTGP125) and Sabine Lisicki (VCORE Tour 97, PTGSPN) won their second round matches solidly.

  • Seeded YONEX Players at the 2013 US Open

    Seeded YONEX Players at the 2013 US Open

    Date
    21/08/2013

    The 2013 US Open seeds have been announced, and six YONEX professionals will compete at the year's fourth and final Grand Slam tournament as seeded players. The 2012 US Open quarterfinalist Ana Ivanovic(EZONE Xi 98) is the No. 14 seed and 2013 Wimbledon runner-up, Sabine Lisicki ((VCORE Tour 97), PTGSPN) is seeded No. 17. On the Mens side, Stanislas Wawrinka(VCORE Tour 97) is seeded No. 9 and Juan Monaco (VCORE Xi 98) is seeded No. 28. All seeded YONEX players at US Open 2013 are as follows:

  • Stan, Lleyton and Jie Win in Rainy Conditions

    Stan, Lleyton and Jie Win in Rainy Conditions

    Date
    29/08/2013

    Three YONEX players were able to complete their matches although the schedule was altered due to rain delays on Day 3 of the US Open. Stanislas Wawrinka (VCORE Tour 97), Lleyton Hewitt (VCORE Tour 97) and Zheng Jie (EZONE Xi 98, PTGSPN) braved the poor weather to advance to the next round.

  • Hlavackova US Open Quarterfinalist for Third Consecutive Year

    Hlavackova US Open Quarterfinalist for Third Consecutive Year

    Date
    03/09/2013

    The fifth-seeded Czech pair—Andrea Hlavackova (RQiS 2 Tour, PTGP125) and Lucie Hradecka—advanced to the quarterfinals of the women’s doubles at the US Open on Monday. They defeated Polona Hercog and Lisa Raymond in straight sets [6-3, 7-6(4)] in their third round match.

  • EZONE Players Set for 2nd Round with Crushing Wins

    EZONE Players Set for 2nd Round with Crushing Wins

    Date
    28/08/2013

    Two EZONE players, Ana Ivanovic (EZONE Xi 98) and Maria Kirilenko(EZONE Xi 98, PTGP125), had great starts to their campaigns by overpowering their opponents in the opening round on Day 2 of the US Open.