Serena Williams Breezes Through Vinci, Sets Up Quarterfinal with Kuznetsova

By Ros Satar (June 2, 2013) PARIS - Serena Williams notched another straight sets victory over Roberta Vinci 6-1, 6-3, before trying out more French on the Court Phillipe Chatrier crowd, although, to be fair, many of the games were well fought and … [Read more...]

Italy Rallies Past US to Move into Fed Cup Semis

(February 10, 2013) Italy came back from 1-2 down to defeat the United States in Fed Cup 3-2 on Sunday in the first round of the World Group in Rimini, Italy.   World No. 1 doubles team Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci sealed the win for Italy in … [Read more...]

Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams Named 2012 ITF World Champions

(December 11, 2012) The ITF announced that Novak Djokovic of Serbia and American Serena Williams are the 2012 ITF World Champions. This is the second successive year Djokovic has received this honor, while Williams is named Women’s World Champion for … [Read more...]

Errani and Vinci Victorious – Capture US Open Doubles Title

http://youtu.be/v5zhAvQCjuI   FLUSHING MEADOWS, NY - Italians Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci added to their major championship trophy case on Sunday with their win over Czechs Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka 6-4, 6-2 for the US Open … [Read more...]

Notes and Quotes from Days 7 and 8 of the 2012 US Open

Q.  Do you feel like the Italians are doing well? ROBERTA VINCI:  For sure, for sure.  When Schiavone won Roland Garros and Flavia goes to top 10, also Sara final in Roland Garros.  Me, I try, yeah, to come like the other one for sure, … [Read more...]

Errani and Vinci, Best Friends and Doubles Partners to Face-Off in US Open Quarters

FLUSHING MEADOWS, NY - Best friends and doubles partners, Italians Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci will square off for a place in the US Open semifinals. Both ladies won on Sunday afternoon to advance. Twenty-nine year-old Roberta Vinci had the upset … [Read more...]