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Victoria Azarenka


Victoria Azarenka stomps Tan at Silicon Valley Classic

July 31, 2019 11:59 am

Former world number one Victoria Azarenka overpowered tournament qualifier Harmony Tan 6-2 6-4 to reach the second round of the Silicon Valley Classic in Northern California on Tuesday.

Wimbledon 2019: Victoria Azarenka criticises gender 'inequality' in tournament schedules

July 06, 2019 1:05 pm

Azarenka, who was knocked out of Wimbledon by Simona Halep on Friday, said the time slots and courts allocated to matches was the next big fight in the battle for gender equality in tennis.

'I thought my career was over after pregnancy', says Victoria Azarenka

May 20, 2019 5:11 pm

Azarenka and Serena Williams, who became a mother in 2017, are part of a group of players who campaigned for players going on maternity leave to have their rankings protected so they did not struggle on their return.

Jet lagged Victoria Azarenka ousts Vera Zvonareva, Petra Kvitova through to Stuttgart quarters

April 25, 2019 9:39 am

Victoria Azarenka made a winning return to Stuttgart with a 7-5 6-4 victory over Russia's Vera Zvonareva in what was an engrossing battle in the first round of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix on Wednesday.

Monterrey Open: Victoria Azarenka upsets Angelique Kerber, will face Garbine Muguruza in final

April 07, 2019 4:27 pm

Victoria Azarenka used her superior serving and punishing groundstrokes to upset top seed Angelique Kerber 6-4 4-6 6-1 and advance to Sunday's final of the Monterrey Open against Garbine Muguruza. 

Former champ Victoria Azarenka wins 1st match at new Miami Open site

March 21, 2019 9:09 am

The 13,800-seat stadium was mostly empty for the opening match, but bigger crowds are expected when seeded players begin taking the court. They have first-round byes.

US Open 2018: Serena Williams matches her easiest win over Venus in rout, Sloane Stephens fends off Victoria Azarenka

September 01, 2018 9:05 am

Serena Williams had won 6-1, 6-2 over sister Venus by same score in a semifinal victory in Charleston, South Carolina, in 2013.

Two-time finalist Victoria Azarenka misses direct entry for US Open

July 19, 2018 10:38 am

Victoria Azarenka, a former No. 1 and twice the champion at the Australian Open, is No. 108 this week, seven spots outside of an automatic spot in the main draw.

Victoria Azarenka shines on Madrid Open return as top seeds cruise

May 07, 2018 10:50 am

Victoria Azarenka kicked off her Madrid Open campaign with a 6-3 6-3 victory over Serbian Aleksandra Krunic in the first round.

Sloane Stephens to meet Jelena Ostapenko in Miami Open final

March 30, 2018 11:33 am

Stephens, who also beat Azarenka in the second round at Indian Wells this month, took control of the match early in the second set and never looked back as she raced through the decider with ease.


Big guns advance with loved ones in tow

January 18, 2014 7:03 pm

Azarenka remained on course for a third straight Australian Open title with a thumping victory.

Australian Open: Some collapse, some advance in melting Melbourne

January 15, 2014 6:08 pm

Australian Open boiled in one of the hottest days in its history today.