Jul 8, 2013
Russian Tennis Player Kleybanova's Comeback Stalls in California
WASHINGTON, July 8 Alisa Kleybanova, the Russian tennis player whose career was derailed by a battle with Hodgkin's Lymphoma, was eliminated in the quarterfinals of the SP Gold River Challenger professional women's tennis tournament in California last week , losing to Ivana Lisjak of Croatia 0-6, 6-2, 7-6.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Regional Digest: No. 5 Brengle only seed left in Gold River Challenger
Two seeded players lost, and two unseeded but dangerous competitors also fell Thursday in the quarterfinals of the $50,000 FSP Gold River Women's Challenger at the Gold River Racquet Club, the tournament reported.
The Indianapolis Star
Tennis: Indianapolis resident Brooke Austi...
Brooke Austin, a 16-year-old Indianapolis resident,won her first-round women's qualifying match in the U.S. Open at Flushing, N.Y., on Tuesday.
The New Zealand Herald
Tennis: Erakovic into semis at Mexico
New Zealand tennis player Marina Erakovic has continued her good form and is through to the semifinals of the US$25,000 Irapuato Challenger tournament in Mexico.
Tyler Browne wins Moraga Open men's singles title
Walnut Creek native Tyler Browne, an assistant tennis coach at Cal, showed he can still compete at a high level as a player.