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2014 Sony Open Champions: Serena Williams, Martina Hingis & Sabine Lisicki, Novak Djokovic, The Bryan Brothers

When Li Na jumped out to a 5-2 lead over Serena Williams in the first set of the 2014 Sony Open women’s final, I knew it was over. For Li Na. I’ve seen it happen many times before. Highly ranked players get leads on Serena, looking as if they will break long losing streaks. Then … Continue reading


Marion Bartoli Hands Victoria Azarenka Her First Loss Of 2012 At The Sony Ericsson Open, Will Face Agnieszka Radwanska In Semifinals

Going into the 2012 Sony Ericsson Open, the last person to defeat Victoria Azarenka was potential rival Petra Kvitova at the 2011 Tour Championship final in Istanbul. However, in that same event Marion Bartoli defeated Vika during round robin play. In the quarterfinals at Miami, Marion would once again take out Vika, 6-3 6-3, t0 … Continue reading

Caroline Wozniacki Earns First Win Ever Against Serena Williams, Will Face Maria Sharapova In 2012 Sony Ericsson Open Semifinals

This could be a career changing win. That’s right, I started off going straight for the hyperbole. But consider that going into her quarterfinal match with Serena Williams at the 2012 Sony Ericsson Open Caroline Wozniacki had never beaten the three players most often considered more likely to have been #1 during Caroline reign atop … Continue reading