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  1. Venus crashes out of Wuhan in three set epicRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams crashed out of the $2.4 million WTA Wuhan Open in the first round Sunday in a nail-biting three-set defeat to French player Caroline Garcia. Garcia took the first set 6-4, only to suffer a 6-4 reverse in the second before clinching victory in more than two-and-a-half hours, in a tie-break which finished 8/6.

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  2. Ivanovic defeats Wozniacki to capture Tokyo titleRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | TSN.ca

    ... against Wozniacki, with this match being the first time the two had met in a final. The 26-year-old Serb beat Venus Williams in Auckland to start the season and topped Jovana Jaksic in Monterrey in April before losing to Maria Sharapova in Stuttgart ...

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  3. Petkovic rallies past Canada's Bouchard to advance to Family Circle Cup finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2014 | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... at four games. Bouchard trailed in the third set in her two previous matches before eliminating No. 11 seed Venus Williams in the third round and No. 2 seed Jelena Jankovic in the quarter-finals. Against Petkovic, Bouchard says she didn't play as ...

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  4. Magic, 16 Years in the MakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Tennis

    ... dry spell between WTA tour-level titles. She won Quebec City a week ago with panache, beating an in-form Venus Williams in the final. It was Lucic-Baroni's first title since she won Bol in 1998, 16 years and four months ago. Williams was as ...

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  5. Lucic-Baroni beats Venus in straight sets to clinch first WTA title since 1998Read the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | Newkerala.com

    Croatia's Mirjana Lucic-Baroni beat former world number one Venus Williams in straight sets to clinch her first WTA title since 1998 on Sunday. Lucic-Baroni beat Williams 6-4, 6-3 to capture the Quebec City tournament.

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  6. Revitalised Mirjana Lucic-Baroni ends 16-year wait for another trophy by beating Venus WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Mirjana Lucic-Baroni followed up her best Grand Slam performance for 15 years by beating Venus Williams in the final in Quebec to claim her first title on the Women's Tennis Association tour since 1998.

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  7. Record Gap Between Titles for Mirjana Lucic-Baroni - Mondays with Bob GreeneRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | World Tennis Magazine

    Mirjana Lucic-Baroni beat Venus Williams 6-4 6-3 to win the Coupe Banque Nationale in QuA bec City, Quebec, Canada Sabine Lisicki beat Karolina Pliskova 7-5 6-3 to win the Prudential Hong Kong Tennis Open in Hong Kong, China Chinese Taipei 3-1 at Kaohsiung City, Taiwan; Europe/Africa Zone, 1st Round: Romania beat Sweden 3-1 at Bucharest, Romania, clay; Austria beat Latvia 4-1 at Valmiera, Latvia; Europe/Africa Zone, 2nd Round: Russia beat Portugal 4-1 at Moscow, Russia Americas Zone, 3rd Round: Barbados beat Mexico 3-2 at St. Michael, Barbados; Asia-Oceania Zone, 3rd Round: Thailand beat "It was so long ago, I don't even remember what it's like to hold a trophy in my hands. It's just incredible."

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  8. Venus loses in Quebec finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Iol.co.za

    Croatia's Mirjana Lucic-Baroni won her first WTA title since 1998 on Sunday, defeating former world number one Venus Williams 6-4, 6-3 to capture the Quebec City tournament. The 32-year-old former teen star won her only two prior WTA titles on home soil at the 1997 and 1998 Croatian Opens, beating American Corina Morariu in each Bol final.

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  9. Tennis - Lucic-Baroni stuns Venus for first title in 16 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Yahoo!

    Croatia's Mirjana Lucic-Baroni stunned Venus Williams 6-4 6-3 to win the Coupe Banque Nationale in Quebec City on Sunday, 16 years after her last WTA Title. The 32-year-old former Wimbledon semi-finalist disappeared from the WTA Tour from 2004-06 but has rekindled her career and recently reached the U.S. Open fourth round, beating world number two Simona Halep on the way.

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  10. World No. 121 upsets Venus Willaims at Coupe Banque NationaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Canada.com

    World No. 121 Mirjana Lucic-Baroni upset top seed Venus Williams to win the Coupe Banque Nationale final on Sunday.

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  11. Mirjana Lucic-Baroni Beats Venus Williams to Win Quebec CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Tennis Panorama

    Croatia's Mirjana Lucic-Baroni won her first WTA title since 1998, beating former world No.1 Venus Williams 6-4, 6-3 to win the Quebec City tennis tournament in 83 minutes. In the battle between 30-somethings, Lucic-Baroni 32 and Williams 34, the Croatian had last been in a final in 1998.

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  12. Tennis: Lucic-Baroni beats Venus for first title since 1998Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Croatia's Mirjana Lucic-Baroni won her first WTA title since 1998 on Sunday , defeating former world number one Venus Williams 6-4, 6-3 to capture the Quebec City tournament. File photo of Mirjana Lucic-Baroni of Croatia during the 2014 US Open women's singles match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Centre on Aug 31, 2014 in New York.

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  13. Venus to face Lucic-Baroni in Quebec finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | The Nation

    Former world number one Venus Williams and Croatia's Mirjana Lucic-Baroni advanced to the final of the WTA Quebec City tournament Saturday. Seven-time Grand Slam champion Williams defeated American fourth seed Shelby Rogers 6-3, 6-3 while Lucic-Baroni advanced to her first WTA final since 1998 by defeating German fifth seed Julia Goerges 6-4, 5-7, 6-2.

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  14. Lucic-Baroni Wins Quebec City Title Over Venus WilliamsRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | Tennis Now

    ... won a WTA title. She ended that long break by claiming the Coupe Banque Nationale title over top seed Venus Williams in Quebec City, Canada. : Lisicki Claims First Title in Three Years in Hong Kong Lucic-Baroni claimed the first set 6-4. But even ...

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  15. Lucic-Baroni beats Venus for first title...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Suria

    Croatia's Mirjana Lucic-Baroni won her first WTA title since 1998 on Sunday, defeating former world number one Venus Williams 6-4, 6-3 to capture the Quebec City tournament. The 32-year-old former teen star won her only two prior WTA titles on home soil at the 1997 and 1998 Croatian Opens, beating American Corina Morariu in each Bol final.

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  16. Venus to face Lucic-Baroni in Quebec WTA finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | The China Post

    Former world number one Venus Williams and Croatia's Mirjana Lucic-Baroni advanced to the final of the WTA Quebec City tournament with semifinal triumphs Saturday. Seven-time Grand Slam champion Williams, ranked 19th and coming off a third-round exit at the U.S. Open, defeated American fourth seed Shelby Rogers 6-3, 6-3 while Lucic-Baroni advanced to her first WTA final since 1998 by defeating German fifth seed Julia Goerges 6-4, 5-7, 6-2.

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  17. WTA Coupe Banque Nationale: Top seed Venus Williams to meet Mirjana Lucic-Baroni in finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Sky Sports

    Top seed Venus Williams claimed a straight-sets victory over Shelby Rogers to reach the final of the Coupe Banque Nationale in Quebec. The 34-year-old American saw off her compatriot, seeded fourth here, with a routine 6-3 6-3 victory in an hour and 21 minutes to set up a showdown with Croatia's Mirjana Lucic-Baroni.

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  18. Venus flies into Quebec finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Ananova

    ​Top seed Venus Williams claimed a straight-sets victory over Shelby Rogers to reach the final of the Coupe Banque Nationale in Quebec. The 34-year-old American saw off her compatriot, seeded fourth here, with a routine 6-3 6-3 victory in an ...

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  19. Venus Williams, Mirjana Lucic-Baroni to meet in Coupe Banque Nationale finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    American Venus Williams and Mirjana Lucic-Baroni of Croatia will compete in the singles final at the Coupe Banque Nationale after winning their respective semifinal matches Saturday. The 34-year-old Williams will be playing in her 75th singles final on the WTA tour.

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  20. Venus to play Lucic-Baroni in Quebec finalRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | ABC News

    Former world number one Venus Williams and Croatia's Mirjana Lucic-Baroni advanced to the final of the WTA Quebec City tournament with semi-final triumphs on Sunday . Seven-time Grand Slam champion Williams, ranked 19th and coming off a third-round exit at the US Open, defeated American fourth seed Shelby Rogers 6-3, 6-3 while Lucic-Baroni advanced to her first WTA final since 1998 by defeating German fifth seed Julia Goerges 6-4, 5-7, 6-2.

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