Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova and Stacey Allaster – In Their Own Words – WTA Championships

(October 29, 2012) Transcripts of the final interviews with Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova and Stacey Allaster at the WTA Championships on October 28, 2012. Transcripts courtesy of ASAPSports. TEB BNP PARIBAS WTA CHAMPIONSHIPS   October … [Read more...]

Serena Williams Defeats Sharapova For Third WTA Championships Title

  (October 28, 2012) Serena Williams nailed 40 winners past Maria Sharapova to win the WTA Championships in Istanbul on Sunday 6-4, 6-3. Williams has now won 48 of her last 50 matches and seven titles this year. "I would say it's pretty much … [Read more...]

Serena Williams to Meet Maria Sharapova in WTA Championships Final

  (October 27, 2012) In a repeat of  the London Olympic's women’s singles gold medal match, Serena Williams will take on Maria Sharapova in the final of the WTA Championships in Istanbul as both women posted easy victories over their opponents … [Read more...]

Azarenka Clinches No. 1 Ranking at WTA Championships

  (October 26, 2012) Victoria Azarenka sealed the No. 1 ranking for the year by defeating Li Na 7-6(4), 6-3 at the WTA Championships on Friday in Istanbul. The victory for the Belarusian also moved her into the semifinals on Saturday where … [Read more...]

Serena Williams Tops No. 1 Azarenka at WTA Championships

(October 25, 2012) Serena Williams completed a perfect 3-0 round-robin record in the Red Group at the WTA Championships in Istanbul with a 6-4, 6—4 win over No. 1 Victoria Azarenka. Williams raised her overall record against Azarenka to 11-1. Despite … [Read more...]

Sharapova Ekes Out Marathon Win Over Radwanska in Istanbul

  (October 24, 2012) Maria Sharapova rallied past Agnieszka Radwanska in a three-hour, 12-minute contest, 5-7, 7-5, 7-5 on Wednesday for her second round-robin win at the WTA Championships in Istanbul, securing the Russian a place in the … [Read more...]

Serena Williams Survives Her Serve and Li Na To Qualify For Istanbul Semis

(October 24, 2012) Serena Williams had to overcome her shaky serve on Wednesday to stop Li Na 7-6(1) 6-3 to win to go 2-0 in round-robin play in the Red Group and secure a spot in the semifinals of the WTA Championships in Istanbul. Williams won only … [Read more...]

Notes and Quotes from Day One at the WTA Championships

  (October 23, 2012) A few of the more unique quotes from news conferences from day one of the WTA Championships in Istanbul from Serena Williams, Agnieszka Radwanksa and Maria Sharapova.   Serena Williams No.1 Ranking or Winning … [Read more...]

Sharapova Keeps Quest For Year-End No. Alive with Win over Errani

(October 23, 2012) In a rematch of the most recent French Open final which ended with the same score, Maria Sharapova defeated Sara Errani in the White Group 6-3, 6-2 in round-robin play at the WTA Championships in Istanbul on Tuesday. The win still … [Read more...]

Serena Williams Dusts Off Rust to Polish Off Kerber in Istanbul

(October 23, 2012) Serena Williams defeated Angelique Kerber 6-4, 6-1 in her first match since capturing the US Open title in September at the WTA Championships in Istanbul Turkey on Tuesday in round-robin play.   The match stayed close in the … [Read more...]