Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova v Sara Errani WTA Paris Final – second chance for Errani to lift the title1 February 2014
Sara Errani and Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova both ground their way to the final in Paris after three-set battles.
Pavlyuchenkova had to dig deep to get past Maria Sharapova, who had been in imperious form up until the semi-final. Sharapova started strongly and it was left to the younger Russian to com...
WTA Paris 2014 order of play: Saturday, February 11 February 2014
Maria Sharapova and Sara Errani will be among the players in semi-final action at the 2014 WTA Paris on Saturday.
Top seeded Sharapova will be up against fellow Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in her semi-final, after having romped through to this stage with easy wins in her first two match...
Photos – Maria Sharapova leads the way in Paris31 January 2014
Maria Sharapova and Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova will clash for just the second time in their career and this could be Sharapova’s first test in Paris. TENNIS-WTA-FRA-OPENAnastasia Pavlyuchenkova (KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP/Getty Images)Pavlyuchenkova was the first to book her place in the semi-final ...
Maria Sharapova v Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova WTA Paris match preview – Sharapova keeps cruising through31 January 2014
The top half of the draw in WTA Paris sees two big hitters come together for a chance to fight for a final berth.
Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova was the first to reach the Paris semi-finals and had a fight on her hands all the way. She clawed her way back in to the match in the first set from 1-4 down t...
WTA Paris 2014 order of play: Friday, January 3131 January 2014
Maria Sharapova will lead the list of players in the quarter-final line-up at the 2014 WTA Paris on Friday.
Top seeded Sharapova, who made an early exit from the Australian Open last week, has come out firing in Paris, having trounced Daniela Hantuchova 6-0, 6-1 in her previous match. This w...
Maria Sharapova v Kirsten Flipkens match preview – Sharapova marching on in Paris30 January 2014
Maria Sharapova’s competitive comeback continues as she meets Belgium’s Kirsten Flipkens in the WTA Paris quarter-finals.
Sharapova made short work indeed of Daniela Hantuchova in the second round, having run away with the first eight games of the match and hit 10 aces in the process.
Angelique Kerber v Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova WTA Paris match preview as fourth seed Kerber looks to ease into the semi-final30 January 2014
Fourth seed Angelique Kerber will be looking to repeat her 2012 win in Paris, but she has to get past Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova.
With two matches each on their head to head, it would stand to reason that Kerber, ranked No. 9 in the world would be the favourite, and she has got the better of the Rus...
Alize Cornet v Barbora Zahlavova Strycova match preview: Lucky loser Zahlavova Strycova outmatched against Cornet30 January 2014
After the withdrawal of Petra Kvitova due to illness, Alize Cornet will face lucky loser Barbora Zahlavova Strycova in the second round at the Open GDF Suez in Paris.
Cornet, ranked 25, has three career titles and been as high as 11 in the world. Currently 25, she reached the third round of the Au...
WTA Paris 2014 order of play: Thursday, January 3030 January 2014
The remaining second round matches in the 2014 WTA Paris will be played on Thursday with Petra Kvitova and Sara Errani among those in action on the day.
Second seeded Kvitova, who endured a first round loss in the Australian Open earlier this month, will hope to register her first win since the se...
Karin Knapp v Sara Errani Paris live stream – Errani looks to notch up her first win against team-mate Knapp29 January 2014
Sara Errani will look to snap a 0-3 losing record against her fellow country woman Karin Knapp when she starts her Paris campaign on Thursday.
Karin Knapp is looking to advance on her first Top 50 breakthrough season last year, despite suffering towards the end of 2013 with a knee injury. And she h...
Kristina Mladenovic v Andrea Petkovic: Kiki v Petko for a quarter-final spot in Paris29 January 2014
French wildcard Kristina Mladenovic brought the Paris crowd to their feet by upsetting fifth seed and world no. 10 Simona Halep in the first round. Now she faces Andrea Petkovic with a quarter-final – possibly against Petra Kvitova – on the line.
The popular ‘Petko’ has reached the quarter-finals ...
Johanna Larsson v Carla Suarez-Navarro: Qualifier Larsson faces uphill battle28 January 2014
With big-hitting Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova already safely into the second round, qualifier Johanna Larsson looks to grab her first win against Carla Suarez-Navarro in Paris.
The Swede and the Spanish player have met three times before with all meetings going Suarez-Navarro’s way. The diminuti...
Andrea Petkovic v Bojana Jovanoski: ‘Petko’ has never lost in Paris in the first round28 January 2014
Two hard hitters from the baseline square off at Stade Coubertin as Andrea Petkovic takes on Bojana Jovanovski in the first round of the Open GDF Suez Paris.
Petkovic, who is Serbian-born, and Bojanovski have played three times with Petkovic leading the head-to-head 2-1 (1-1 on hard co...
Magdalena Rybarikova v Alize Cornet analysis: Could Cornet’s recent surge in confidence be the difference?28 January 2014
A tough encounter is set to take place between two evenly-matched players, Magdalena Rybarikova and Alize Cornet, in the first round of the Open GDF Suez Paris.
Close in ranking (Rybarikova at 32, Cornet at 25) and close in age (Rybarikova 25, Cornet 24), this issure to be a tight match. Th...
Marina Erakovic v Daniela Hantuchova match preview: New Zealand’s Erakovic looks to maintain surprising edge over Hantuchova28 January 2014
With a place in the second round and a match against Maria Sharapova in the second round on the line, Marina Erakovic of New Zealand takes on Daniela Hantuchova.
This will be the third meeting between Erakovic and Hantuchova. Across three surfaces, Erakovic leads the head-to-head 2-1 – some...