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  1. Bellis among field at Mubadala Silicon Valley tennis ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... player in the year. Keys ranks 10th and Vandeweghe ranks No. 15. Former No. 1 players Maria Sharapova and Victoria Azarenka are also entered. Keys, a finalist at the 2017 US Open, is fresh off her semifinal run at the French Open. Belgian Elise ...

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  2. Azarenka, Kuzy, Stosur Unseeded Floaters Vying for WTA Mallorca Open TitleRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 17 | Tennis Articles

    ... defends her 2017 crown against No. 2 seed and former No. 1 Angie Kerber, and dangerous unseeded floaters Victoria Azarenka, Svetlana Kuznetsova, and Sam Stosur. Unseeded floaters to watch are the former No. 1 Azarenka (starting vs. Aleksandra Krunic ...

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  3. It's all true: Sharapova hits back at Serena 'book 100 percent hearsay' claimRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | Yahoo Sports

    ... Sharapova suffered her heaviest defeat at the Slams since her 6-3, 6-0 battering at the hands of Victoria Azarenka in the 2012 Australian Open final. It was her first quarter-final at the majors since Melbourne in 2016 after which she served a ...

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  4. Sport24.co.za | It's all true: Sharapova hits back at Serena claimRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | News24

    ... Sharapova suffered her heaviest defeat at the Slams since her 6-3, 6-0 battering at the hands of Victoria Azarenka in the 2012 Australian Open final. It was her first quarter-final at the majors since Melbourne in 2016 after which she served a ...

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  5. Muguruza ousts SharapovaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 6 | The Daily Star

    ... for the first time since 2015, suffered her most one-sided defeat at the Slams since a 6-3, 6-0 loss to Victoria Azarenka in the 2012 Australian Open final. "I am very pleased to be in another final in Paris," said Muguruza who has yet to drop a set ...

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  6. Muguruza condemns Sharapova to worst Slam loss in six yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | South China Morning Post

    ... for the first time since 2015, suffered her most one-sided defeat at the slams since a 6-3, 6-0 loss to Victoria Azarenka in the 2012 Australian Open final. "I am very pleased to be in another final in Paris," said Muguruza who has yet to drop a set ...

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  7. WTA: Most players not in favour of changing seeding rules for mothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 30 | BBC News

    ... but I chose not to have them during my tennis career, so my opinion is that protected ranking is enough. Victoria Azarenka reached the fourth round of Wimbledon a little more than six months after the birth of her son Leo As things stand, players ...

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  8. Serena WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 29 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... Open, a fact that upset several players, including No. 1-ranked Simona Halep and rival Maria Sharapova. Victoria Azarenka, who is working with the WTA as it looks into the issue, says that the news media is making a bigger deal out of it than it ...

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  9. Serena wins at French Open, with nods to motherhood, royalty and WakandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 29 | Concord Monitor

    ... Open, a fact that upset several players, including No. 1-ranked Simona Halep and rival Maria Sharapova. Victoria Azarenka, who is working with the WTA as it looks into the issue, says that the news media is making a bigger deal out of it than it ...

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  10. Tennis needs Serena Williams back. But does she need to be seeded?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 28 | The Age

    ... record is 2-2. When other leading players returned from maternity leave, including Kim Clijsters and Victoria Azarenka, there was no uproar when they were not among the seeds. But Williams is not just any leading player, and the women's tour, ...

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  11. On Tennis: Tennis Needs Serena Williams Back. But Does She Need to Be Seeded?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 28 | The New York Times

    ... record is 2-2. When other leading players returned from maternity leave, including Kim Clijsters and Victoria Azarenka, there was no uproar when they were not among the seeds. But Williams is not just any leading player, and the women's tour, in the ...

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  12. Kvitova qualifies for French Open 2nd roundRead the original story

    Monday May 28 | Newkerala.com

    ... No. 37 Timea Babos of Hungary 7-6 (7-5), 6-3. In other Roland Garros action on Monday, former world No. 1 Victoria Azarenka made her first French Open appearance since 2016, but fell short against world No. 57 Katerina Siniakova of the Czech ...

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  13. Caroline Wozniacki enjoyed a straightforward opening win on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 28 | Witney Gazette

    ... third but I managed to get the break." There was a high-profile casualty, though. Former world number one Victoria Azarenka, the 2013 semi-finalist, lost 7-5 7-5 to 22-year-old Czech Katerina Siniakova. Latvia's Anastasija Sevastova, seeded 20th, ...

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  14. Azarenka wants Grand Slam rules changed for everyone, not just Serena WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 28 | Iol.co.za

    Former world number one Victoria Azarenka said on Monday that any change in seeding rules for returning mothers at Grand Slam tournaments would have to be for all players and not just Serena Williams. Roland Garros organisers have come under fire for not seeding 23-time major champion Williams for the French Open, as the American makes her Grand Slam comeback after stepping away from the Tour in February 2017 to have her first child.

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  15. The Latest: French Open play done for day because of rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 28 | Powhatan Today

    ... delayed is 10-time champion Rafael Nadal's matchup against Simone Bolelli on Court Philippe Chatrier. Victoria Azarenka says she's divided about whether top tennis players should get extra assistance when they return to the tour after pregnancy. The ...

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  16. Heather Watson in action on MondayRead the original story

    Monday May 28 | Sporting Life

    A review of Monday's action in the women's French Open draw, where Victoria Azarenka was sent packing but Heather Watson progressed. British number two Heather Watson shrugged off her recent poor form to reach the second round of the French Open for the sixth time.

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  17. French Open 2018: Wozniacki finds form, rain forces Sharapova offRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 28 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Kvitova will be joined in the second round by compatriot Katerina Siniakova, who beat former world No.1 Victoria Azarenka 7-5 7-5 for a first French Open main draw win. Azarenka remains frustrated by a lack of match fitness as a legal battle for ...

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  18. Stan Wawrinka is ousted in first round of French OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 28 | Boston.com

    ... round after defeating Veronica Cepede Royg of Paraguay, 3-6, 6-1, 7-5, while former top-ranked player Victoria Azarenka lost, 7-5, 7-5, to Katerina Siniakova. The No. 8-seeded Kvitova needed 2 hours and 7 minutes to overcome her 87th-ranked opponent ...

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  19. Japana s Naomi Osaka shows best and worst in Paris first-round winRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 28 | The Indian Express

    ... her composure to set up a second-round meeting with Zarina Diyas of Kazakhstan. Osaka, 20, defeated Victoria Azarenka in the first round in Rome earlier this month before managing only one game against world number one Simona Halep in the second, ...

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  20. Azarenka laments lack of matches after early French Open exitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 28 | Channelnewsasia.com

    PARIS: Two-time Grand Slam winner Victoria Azarenka crashed out of the French Open in the first round losing 5-7 5-7 to Katerina Siniakova on Monday, short of match practice after a legal battle over the custody of her son. The Belarusian returned to tennis in June last year following the birth of her son Leo in 2016 but then put her career on hold again after a judge in California had ruled that her son Leo should not leave the state until custody was resolved.

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