Tagged with Semifinals

Ana Ivanovic Takes Three Set Thriller Over Maria Sharapova In Western & Southern Open Semifinals, To Face Serena Williams In Final

There was drama on the scoreboard and eventually between the combatants during the second women’s semifinal at the 2014 Western & Southern Open. Ana Ivanovic came into Cincinnati having her best season since 2008 (yet she still switched coaches recently, despite her success). She’s won 3 tournaments, finished runner-up in another and leads the tour … Continue reading

Sara Errani Becomes First Italian Player To Reach Internazionali BNL d’Italia Final In 29 Years, But Can She Overcome Serena Williams?

The last time an Italian player, male or female, reached the final of the Internazionali BNL d’Italia was in 1985 when Raffaela Reggi won the title with a 6-4 6-4 victory over American Vicki Nelson-Dunbar. Sara Errani ended that drought by becoming the first Italian player to reach the final in 29 years. Certainly, she … Continue reading