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  1. 'It was flying everywhere': Women players hate wearing Nike's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Canada.com

    ... There were several takers. "It was too short I think, and now we have a skirt and normal shirt," said Roberta Vinci, a veteran player who said she had never had such a last-minute change from an apparel maker. "I'm really happy that I have this ...

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  2. Who at Nike Thought a Babydoll Dress Would Be Easy to Play Tennis In?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | New York Magazine

    ... on each side to give the dress a little more form, but even then some women decided to opt for something else. Roberta Vinci told the Times that when Nike offered the women players the option to switch to a skirt and top instead, she did so ...

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  3. Wozniacki 0-3 at Slams; Serena Struggles Through at Wimbledon; Wed. PreviewRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Tennis Articles

    ... just along for the ride. The only other Top 10 player completing a match on the rain-shortened day was No. 6 Roberta Vinci, who put on the hard hat to beat American Alison Riske 6-2, 5-7, 6-3. "I'm happy. Finally I won a match here in Wimbledon," ...

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  4. Djokovic could face Federer in Wimbledon semifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... defending Wimbledon champion and six-time winner Serena Williams could have a quarterfinal matchup against Roberta Vinci, the Italian who stunned her in the semifinals of the U.S. Open last year and ended her bid for a calendar year sweep of all ...

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  5. Wimbledon 2016: Serena Williams gets tricky drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | UPI

    ... half of the Wimbledon 2016 draw announced Friday. The world No. 1 could have a quarterfinal matchup against Roberta Vinci , who upset Williams in the semifinals of the U.S. Open last year and ended her bid for a calendar year sweep of all four major ...

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  6. Best Upset: Blue Raiders nominated for ESPY AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | The Sidelines

    ... this year by John Cena, airs July 13th at 7 p.m. CT. Holly Holm, with her knockout win over Ronda Rousey, and Roberta Vinci, with her upset win over Serena Williams at the U.S. Open, are the other nominees in the category. The win for Middle further ...

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  7. Why Wimbledon is key for SerenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Sky Sports

    ... known. In the US Open last year perhaps the pressure of the calendar slam played a part as she was beaten by Roberta Vinci in the semi-finals. In Australia earlier this year she could not find way a past the brilliant defence of Angelique Kerber ...

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  8. Wimbledon: Djokovic and Murray both face Brits in Wimbledon first roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | Yahoo!

    ... defending champion Serena Williams will play a qualifier in her opening match, but could have to beat Roberta Vinci, Agnieska Radwanska and Garbine Muguruza in successive matches if she is to win the title. Laura Robson , only just back from injury, ...

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  9. Ranking the Top 10 Women's Players Heading into Wimbledon 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | BleacherReport

    ... to Singapore points and the WTA's grass court power rankings . Past performances at Wimbledon are the reason Roberta Vinci failed to make this list. Vinci is ranked No. 7 in singles. However, Vinci has never advanced beyond the fourth round at ...

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  10. Williams gets another shot at historyRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2016 | Yahoo!

    ... favourite to match Graf at last year's US Open, only to falter in the semi-finals against unfancied Italian Roberta Vinci when a rare calendar-year slam beckoned. Williams also stumbled trying to equal Graf's benchmark tally in the Australian Open ...

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  11. Stuck on 21, Serena Williams aims to get job done at WimbledonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Graf and would be set to tie Margaret Court's all-time record of 24. Add in her U.S. Open semi-final defeat by Roberta Vinci last year when a calendar slam seemed in her pocket, there are doubts about her finishing skills - and her nerve. ...

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  12. MTSU nominated for ESPY Award for - Best Upset'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... Kermit Davis stated. The other nominees for "Best Upset" are Holly Holm's knockout defeat of Ronda Rousey and Roberta Vinci's victory against Serena Williams at the U.S. Open.

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  13. Serena Williams Documentary Offers Intimate Look Inside Her CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | KWLM-AM Willmar

    Serena Williams is offering an inside look into some of the most touching and painful moments of her career in the new original EPIX documentary, Serena . Directed by Ryan White, the documentary chronicles the athlete during her 2015 season and her headline-making U.S. Open semi-final loss to Roberta Vinci.

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  14. Sport24.co.za | Serena battles rivals, self-doubtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | News24

    ... Williams' historic bid came to stunning end in the US Open semi-finals when she was beaten by 300-1 outsider Roberta Vinci. For so long, Williams' power game and competitive instincts intimidated opponents into submission, but this year she has won ...

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  15. Serena battles rivals, self-doubt at WimbledonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Yahoo!

    ... Williams' historic bid came to stunning end in the US Open semi-finals when she was beaten by 300-1 outsider Roberta Vinci. For so long, Williams' power game and competitive instincts intimidated opponents into submission, but this year she has won ...

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  16. New Documentary Offers Rare Look at Serena WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Time

    Serena Williams attends the premiere of EPIX original documentary "Serena" at SVA Theatre on June 13, 2016 in New York City. How did Serena Williams feel after losing the 2015 U.S. Open semifinal to Roberta Vinci, a defeat that thwarted her historic chase of a calendar-year Grand Slam? .

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  17. Radwanska takes shortcut at Eastbourne tennis tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Bangkok Post

    ... (7/5). Russia's Ekaterina Makarova, titleholder on the lawns in 2010, put out second-seeded US Open finalist Roberta Vinci 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 while Swiss fourth seed Timea Bacsinszky lost to France's Kristina Mladenovic 6-1, 7-5. Another to drop in the ...

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  18. Tennis: Radwanska takes shortcut at Eastbourne tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... (7/5). Russia's Ekaterina Makarova, titleholder on the lawns in 2010, put out second-seeded US Open finalist Roberta Vinci 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 while Swiss fourth seed Timea Bacsinszky lost to France's Kristina Mladenovic 6-1, 7-5. Another to drop in the ...

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  19. Makarova, Vesnina make it to 2nd round of EastbourneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... champions, including top seed, 2008 champion and last year's finalist Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland. Italy's Roberta Vinci is seeded two, Bencic is seeded three and Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland is seeded four. The Associated Press is an American ...

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  20. 20 for 20: No. 2, Vinci d. Williams, 2015 U.S. OpenRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2016 | Tennis

    ... that each of these matches will sustain the test of time. -Ed McGrogan, Senior Editor A few minutes after Roberta Vinci pulled off the biggest upset of 2015-and, according to some, the biggest upset of any year-she was asked if she had believed, ...

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