Ekaterina Makarova News
St. Petersburg Ladies' Trophy: Maria Sharapova beats Daria Gavrilova in straight sets to get off to winning start
The 31-year-old Sharapova prevailed 6-0, 6-4 in one hour 45 minutes to chalk up her third win in four head-to-head meetings with Russian-born Gavrilova
Australian Open 2019: Katie Boulter becomes first player to win new deciding set tiebreaker despite celebrating prematurely
Katie Boulter thought she had won the first round match after reaching seven points in the third set tiebreak and celebrated accordingly.
Connecticut Open: World No 1 Simona Halep withdraws due to leg injury, wants to recover in time for US Open
Connecticut Open would have been Halep's third tournament in as many weeks. She won the WTA Montreal event before being runner-up in Cincinnati, losing in three sets to Dutchwoman Bertens on Sunday.
Wimbledon 2018: Caroline Wozniacki warns Ekaterina Makarova 'you won't go far' after crashing out in second round
Caroline Wozniacki suffered fresh Wimbledon woe as the world number two suffered a shock 6-4, 1-6, 7-5 defeat against Ekaterina Makarova in the second round on Wednesday before telling the Russian: "You won't go far."
Wimbledon 2018: Roger Federer, Serena Williams stroll to wins; Caroline Wozniacki suffers shock exit
Roger Federer extended his flawless winning streak at Wimbledon to 26 consecutive sets as the defending champion crushed Lukas Lacko, while Serena Williams powered to her 16th successive win in Wednesday's second round action.
Madrid Open: Simona Halep makes dominant winning start; Maria Sharapova ends four-match losing streak
Two-time defending champion Simona Halep brushed aside Ekaterina Makarova 6-1, 6-0 in the first round of the Madrid Open on Sunday.
Istanbul Open: Aleksandra Krunic stuns Ekaterina Makarova; Svetlana Kuznetsova rallies to reach third round
Fifth seed Ekaterina Makarova became the latest high-ranked player to lose in the Istanbul Open when she was beaten 1-6, 6-1, 6-4 by world number 53 Aleksandra Krunic.
Qatar Open: Caroline Wozniacki blanks Germany's Carina Witthoeft in straight sets; Simona Halep wins
Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki blitzed Germany's Carina Witthoeft, 6-2, 6-0 in just 57 minutes to enter the pre-quarter-finals of the Qatar Open
World number two Simona Halep won easily on her return to competitive action since losing the Australian Open final, beating Ekaterina Makarova in straight sets in the Qatar Open.
Halep was defeated in a memorable and gruelling three-set final by Caroline Wozniacki in Melbourne last month, which also meant she lost her World No 1 ranking to the Dane.
It's an incredible feeling, I was in tears," said an emotional Babos. "It's amazing to play with you," she added of Mladenovic.
Sydney International: Angelique Kerber labours past Lucie Safarova, Sloane Stephens stunned by Camila Giorgi
Kerber will meet second-seeded Venus Williams who received a bye in the first round.
China Open: Maria Sharapova says clash with World No 2 Simona Halep will help gauge progress since comeback
Sharapova had to dig deep as she defeated compatriot Ekaterina Makarova over three sets in the second round.
Wuhan Open: Garbine Muguruza survives Magda Linette scare, sets up quarter-final against Jelena Ostapenko
Muguruza dominated the first set, but performed meekly in the second at a hot and humid tournament that has seen all but three seeds crash out.
Katerina Siniakova beat a top-20 player for the sixth time this year when she ousted Kristina Mladenovic of France 6-3, 6-2 in the first round of the Wuhan Open.
Maria Sharapova hit back at Caroline Wozniacki over a US Open scheduling row, saying of her bitter Danish rival: "I'm in the 4th round. I don't know where she is."
US Open 2017: Caroline Wozniacki slams organisers for holding consecutive Maria Sharapova matches at Arthur Ashe Stadium
Caroline Wozniacki slammed as "unacceptable and questionable" the US Open decision to give Maria Sharapova back-to-back matches on the showpiece Arthur Ashe Stadium in the Russian's first Grand Slam appearance since serving a doping ban.
US Open 2017: In a season of surprising results, will the year's final Grand Slam produce the biggest shock?
Novak Djokovic, Stan Wawrinka, Serena Williams and Victoria Azarenka are some of the star names who will miss the US Open. Could a dark horse step up and shine in their absence?
Washington Open: Alexander Zverev beats Kevin Anderson for 5th title, Ekaterina Makarova wins women's final
Alexander Zverev issued a warning to top ATP rivals Sunday after clinching the Citi Open for his fourth title of the year with a 6-4, 6-4 win over Kevin Anderson.
Washington Open: Alexander Zverev, Kevin Anderson into final; Ekaterina Makarova to face Julia Goerges
Alexander Zverev dominated Kei Nishikori 6-3, 6-4 Saturday in a showdown of top-10 rivals to reach the Citi Open final against Kevin Anderson.