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gets, rallying in both tiebreakers to move on at the Western & Southern Open. Williams needed 1 hour, 54 minutes to beat Samantha Stosur 7-6 (7), 7-6 (7), showing a little more poise on the toughest points. Most of the top players advanced, though
Monday's Sports in Brief
afternoon storm and 13th-seeded Flavia Pennetta prevailed over qualifier Chanelle Scheepers, 6-3, 6-7 (3), 6-2. Samantha Stosur will meet top-seeded Serena Williams after defeating Varvara Lepchenko, 6-2, 7-5. GOLF JOHNS CREEK, Ga. (AP
Wednesday's Sports in Brief
only two games while beating Roberta Vinci in the final. In the night feature, top-ranked Serena Williams dispatched Samantha Stosur 6-0, 6-2 in a match interrupted 28 minutes by rain. Williams needed only 59 minutes of playing time to beat Stosur
Tuesday's Sports in Brief
seeded Serena Williams, who begins play Wednesday. They can't meet before the semifinals. Serena Williams will next face Samantha Stosur , who beat qualifier Monica Puig 6-2, 6-2. Caroline Wozniacki, seeded 11th, ousted Daniela Hantuchova 6-1, 6
Recovered from illness, Serena ready for return
Kristie Ahn, 6-2, 7-5, qualifier Sachia Vickery topped Shuai Zhang, 6-1, 6-2 and qualifier Naomi Osaaka defeated Samantha Stosur , 4-6, 7-5 (7), 7-5. `'This was a real good confidence booster for me,'' Vickery said.
Monday's Sports In Brief
Pospisil. Venus Williams got her first victory at Wimbledon since 2011. But there were losses for 2011 U.S. Open champion Samantha Stosur , 18th-seeded Sloane Stephens and 27th-seeded Garbine Muguruza, the 20-year-old Spaniard who surprisingly beat
American player Duval has Hodgkins' lymphoma
away and due to her overall good health and isolation of the cancer, the prognosis is a full recovery in a few months.'' Duval reached the second round of the U.S. Open last year, beating 2011 champion Sam Stosur in the first round.
Radwanska loses to Tomljanovic at French Open
WTA title. ''I definitely think the tournament is not over for me,'' Tomljanovic said. Former U.S. Open champion Samantha Stosur , seeded 19th, also advanced to the fourth round after beating No. 9 Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia 6-4, 6-4.
Serena Williams earns 650th career victory
first set I was like, `Calm down,'" Li said. "I say, `OK, I cannot only think about what happened for the game, you have to look forward otherwise you cannot make it.'" Sharapova beat Samantha Stosur of Australia 6-4, 6-3.
2012 champ Sharapova awaits Halep in French final
Sharapova took a more difficult route to her ninth Grand Slam final. In the fourth round against 2011 U.S. Open champion Samantha Stosur , Sharapova trailed 6-3, 4-3, then won the last nine games. In the quarterfinals against 20-year-old Garbine