Friday, August 24, 2007

Sania Mirza Ranked 26th for US Open

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Sania Mirza Ranked 26th for US Open
08/24/2007:
Sania Mirza to meet Estonia’s Kaia Kanepi in the first round of U.S. Open tennis championship which will be starting next week in New York. Sania is ranked 26th for the US Open, making her the first Indian woman player to be seeded in the singles event of a Grand Slam.

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Thursday, August 23, 2007

Early Exit For Sania Mirza

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Early Exit For Sania Mirza
08/23/2007:
Sania Mirza is had a disappointing outing at the Pilot Pen tennis tournament at New Haven, USA. She lost to Ukrainian Alona Bondarenko in the second round 3-6, 6-0, 3-6. Sania and her Italian partner Mara Santagelo won their doubles match to advance to quarterfinals in women's doubles after defeating American Corina Morariu and Meghann Shaughnessy 6-4, 7-5.

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Tuesday, August 21, 2007

Sania Mirza Ranked 28th in the WTA

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Sania Mirza Ranked 28th in the WTA
08/21/2007:
Sania Mirza is now ranked 28th in the WTA singles rankings and has been seeded 26th at the US Open. The US Open will start next week in New York and will have Indian tennis player Sania Mirza ranked 26th at the US Open. The top male seed is Roger Federer and top female seed is Justine Henin, who are both also ranked No 1 in the world.

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Thursday, August 09, 2007

Sania Mirza Beats Martina Hingis

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Sania Mirza Beats Martina Hingis
08/09/2007:
Sania Mirza upset Martina Hingis by defeating her in the second round of the EastWest Bank Classic 6-2, 2-6, 6-4. She will now face France's Virginie Razzano.

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Tuesday, August 07, 2007

Sania Mirza Ranked 30 and To Second Round At East West Bank Classic

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Sania Mirza Ranked 30 and To Second Round At East West Bank Classic
08/07/2007:
Sania Mirza beat Canada's Aleksandra Wozniak 6-3, 6-2. Sania will now face Martina Hingis. Sania moved up in ranks after having a nice performance at the Cincinnati and San Diego. She will play with her partner Bethanie Mattek of the USA against Janette Husarova of Slovakia and Michaella Krajicek of the Netherlands in the doubles match.

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Friday, August 03, 2007

Sania Mirza To Face Maria Sharapova In Acura Classic

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Sania Mirza To Face Maria Sharapova In Acura Classic
08/03/2007:
Sania Mirza beat eight seeded Dinara Safina of Russia, 6-1, 6-2 to continue her great run. The 20-year-old Hyderabadi girl has won 10 of last 12 matches and now will face top seed and world no. 2 Maria Sharapova in the Acura Classic in San Diego, California. Others who advanced are Russia's Maria Kirilenko, ninth seeded Elena Dementieva, Anna Chakvetadze, fourth seed Nadia Petrova and no. 11 Patty Schnyder beat Martina Hingis.

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Wednesday, August 01, 2007

Sania Mirza Moves On In Acura Classic

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Sania Mirza Moves On In Acura Classic
08/01/2007:
Sania Mirza beat 18th-ranked Shahar Peer of Israel in the first round of the Acura Classic, being played in San Diego, CA. Shahar Peer was her doubles partner during Wimbledon and West Bank Classic. Sania will now face Eleni Daniilidou of Greece.

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Monday, July 30, 2007

Sania Mirza Now Ranked 31

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Sania Mirza Now Ranked 31
07/30/2007:
Sania Mirza jumped four places to 31 in the latest world rankings. Sanai was defeated by Russian Anna Chakvetadze 6-3, 6-2 in the $600,000 West Bank Classic WTA being played in Stanford, USA. But she did manage to upset Patty Schnyder and Tatiana Golovin on her way to the final. Sanai won the doubles title with her partner Shahar Peer of Israel.

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Sunday, July 22, 2007

Sania Mirza Out Of Cincinnati Open

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Sania Mirza Out Of Cincinnati Open
07/22/2007:
Sania Mirza lost to top seed Anna Chakvetadze of Russia 2-6, 7-5, 3-6 to end her run at the women's open in Cincinnati. Anna Chekvetadze willl play Akiko Morigami in the finals.

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Friday, July 20, 2007

Sania Mirza Moves To Quarter Finals

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Sania Mirza Moves To Quarter Finals
07/20/2007:
Sania Mirza beat Varvara Lepchenko from Uzbekistan 6-2, 6-2 in the Cincinnati hardcourt tournament. Russian Anna Chakvetadze also reached the quarter-finals by defeating Anda Perianu of Romanian.

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Wednesday, July 11, 2007

Sania Mirza Out Of Wimbledon Championship

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Sania Mirza Out Of Wimbledon Championship
07/11/2007:
Sania Mirza and winner of Wimbledon singles title, Venus Williams both moved up in ranking. Sania is now ranked 38th in the singles rankings as well as doubles rankings, while Venus moved to No. 17. For Venus, 2007 Wimbledon marked her forth Wimbledon singles title, her previous titles were in 2000, 2001 and 2005, and she was ranked num 1 in 2002. Currently the top three ranking are as follows Justine Henin as num 1, followed by Maria Sharapova and then Jelena Jankovic.

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Friday, July 06, 2007

Venus Williams beat 6th seed Ana Ivanovic

07/06/2007:
Venus Williams beat 6th seed Ana Ivanovic Friday to move to her sixth Wimbledon final. Venus has already won three Wimbledon title and will either play top seed Justine Henin or Marion Bartoli. Venus had already beaten 2004 winner Maria Sharapova in the fourth round and Svetlana Kuznetsova to reach here.

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Tuesday, July 03, 2007

Sania Mirza Out Of Wimbledon Championship

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Sania Mirza Out Of Wimbledon Championship
06/28/2007:
Sania Mirza was defeated by Nadia Petrova of Russia 2-6, 2-6 in the second round of Wimbledon. Sania was overcome by Nadia and did not play as well as she had done in the previous round. Now Sania will team up with Shahar Peer of Israel in doubles and will play Sofia Arvidsson of Sweden and Lilia Osterloh in the first round. While Maria Sharapova defeated Severine Bremond, 6-0, 6-3, Ana Ivanovic defeated Meilen Tu, 6-4, 6-3 and Venus Williams defeated Hana Sromova, 6-2, 6-2 to move on in Wimbledon Championship.

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Monday, June 25, 2007

Roger Federer beat Teimuraz Gabashvili

06/25/2007: Roger Federer beat Teimuraz Gabashvili of Russia 6-3, 6-2, 6-4 in his opening match at Wimbledon. Roger Federer will be playing to win his fifth consecutive Wimbledon. Andy Roddick started by beating Justin Gimelstob 6-1, 7-5, 7-6 (3). Former Wimbledon champion Martina Hingis beat Naomi Cavaday 6-7 (1), 7-5, 6-0.

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Sania Mirza Begin Her Quest At Wimbledon Championship

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Sania Mirza Begin Her Quest At Wimbledon Championship
06/25/2007:
Sania Mirza today will being her quest at the Wimbledon Championship against Yuri Shvedova of Russia. If Sania wins her first round match she will then face another Russian, 11th Seeded Nadia Petrova.

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Thursday, June 14, 2007

Sania Mirza Defeated In Second Round At DFS Classic

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Sania Mirza Defeated In Second Round At DFS Classic
06/14/2007:
Sania Mirza out of the DFS Classic. Sania , in her second round match, was defeated by eighth seeded Mara Santangelo of Italy 3-6, 6-3, 6-7 (6). Sania, 20-year-old Hyderabadi, will now team up with Slovakia's Daniela Hantuchova to play Tiantian Sun of China and Meilen Tu of USA in the first round of the doubles match.

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Monday, June 11, 2007

Sania Mirza Into Second Round At DFS Classic

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Sania Mirza Into Second Round At DFS Classic
06/11/2007:
Sania Mirza beat Maria Elena Camerin of Italy 6-3, 6-3 to advance to the second round at the DFS Classic in Birmingham. Sania will now face No.8 seed Mara Santangelo. Sania winning some matches at the recently completed, French Open, has helped her climb 8 spot in the WTA rankings, and clain spot 42.

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Wednesday, June 06, 2007

Maria Sharapova Moves Onto Semi Finals At French Open

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Maria Sharapova Moves Onto Semi Finals At French Open
06/06/2007:
Maria Sharapova beat Anna Chakvetadze to advance to the French Open semi-finals for the first time. Maria beat Anna, also from Russia, 6-3 6-4 to advance, and will not face Ana Ivanovic.

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Sunday, June 03, 2007

Sania Mirza and Fabrice Santoro Out Of French Open

06/03/2007:
Sania Mirza and her doubles partner Fabrice Santoro were defeated by Katernia Srebotnik of Slovakia and Nenad Zimonjic of Serbia at the French Open.

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Wednesday, May 30, 2007

Sania Mirza Advances To Second Round At French Open

05/30/2007:
Sania Mirza won againt Alberta Branti in the first round of the French Open, being played at Roland Garros, Paris, to advance to the second round. This is mark a great vicitory for Sania since being upset in her previous two apperances at the Morocco Open and Istanbul Cup. Hyderabadi girl beat out Alberta Brianti of Italy in just under an hour at the score of 6-1, 6-1. Now Sania will take on seventh seed Ana Ivanovic in the second round.
The second-ranked Russian, Maria Sharapova , beat out Emilie Loit of France 6-3, 7-6 (4) to advance to the second round at the French Open.

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Sania Mirza World Rank Improves to 50th

05/29/2007:
Sania Mirza world rank improved to 50th after her play at the Morocco Open and Istanbul Cup. She did not do well in the singles competition but won the doubles title at Morocco Open and reached the doubles final at the Istanbul Cup. Sania is next due to play Italian Alberta Brianti in the French Open and will be partnered with Eva Birnerova of Czech Republic for the doubles matches.

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Saturday, May 26, 2007

Sania Mirza and Y-J Chan Out In The Final Round At Istanbul Cup

05/26/2007:
Sania Mirza and her doubles partner Y-J Chan were upset in the finals by the Polish pair in the Istanbul Cup women's tennis tournament in Turkey. Sania Mirza and her first time partner Yung-Jan Chan of Taiwan were beaten by Agnieszka Radwanska and Urszula Radwanska. Sania had previsoly won the doubles crown at Morocco Open.

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Friday, May 25, 2007

Sania Mirza and Y-J Chan In The Final Round At Istanbul Cup

05/25/2007:
Sania Mirza and her doubles partner Y-J Chan were able to move into the final round of the doubles at the Istanbul Cup. She has eariler won the doubles title at the Morocco Open. They beat Kloesel-Koumantou in the Quarterfinals to enter the final round.

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Tuesday, May 22, 2007

Sania Mirza Defeated In First Round At Istanbul Cup

05/22/2007:
Sania Mirza is having some difficulty upon her return from knee injury. She was knocked out by Meghann Shaughnessy from the $200,000 Istanbul Cup tennis tournament during the 1st round. She also lost in the 1st round in the Morocco Open, but did win the doubles crown at the Morocco Open.

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Wednesday, May 16, 2007

Sania Mirza Had An Early Exit From The Morroco Open

05/16/2007:
Top seeded Sania Mirza did not have a great return. She was defected by Maria Emilia Salerni in the first round of the Morocco Open. Sania was playing after two months of being away from tennis due to her injury. Sania did advance into the second round with her doubles teamat Vania King.

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Monday, May 14, 2007

Sania Mirza is seeded number one in a WTA for Morroco Open

05/14/2007:
Sania Mirza is seeded number one in a WTA event making her the first Indian tennis star to have such a seeding. She has been out with a knee injury, which she suffered a ligament injury while playing in the Qatar Open in Doha back in , in February 2007. She is making a comeback at the Morroco Open. She has teamed up with American Vania King for the doubles competition. Her next stop will be playing in Istanbul, followed by Birmingham, and Holland to get her prepared for Wimbledon.
Neha Uberoi is another Indian who is taking part in the open and will play with Italian Silvia Disderi in the doubles competition.

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Sania Mirza unveils a giant hoarding of Sprite

05/02/2007:
Sania Mirza unveils a giant hoarding of Sprite, brand of Coca Cola at Park Street Rawdon Street crossing in central Kolkata to launch the soft drink. Sania will next been seen playing in the German Open in Berlin, Germany. She has been sidelined with a knee injury but hopes to recover and play in the German Open which is scheduled to start May 7, 2007.

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