Monterrey Open: Top seed Elina Svitolina sets up final against Marie Bouzkova with Arantxa Rus rout in semi-final
Ukrainian Svitolina, who has not dropped a set in her four matches, will try to keep her record intact when she meets Czech ninth seed Marie Bouzkova in Sunday’s decider.
Monterrey Open: Trusting the process and improving every day is key to success, says Kim Clijsters after loss to Johanna Konta
Clijsters, 36, had lost to Spain’s Garbine Muguruza in her first match since returning to the WTA Tour at the Dubai Duty-Free Tennis Championships last month
Monterrey Open: Spain's Garbine Muguruza successfully retains title as tearful Victoria Azarenka retires due to injury
Spain’s Garbine Muguruza successfully defended her Monterrey Open title on Sunday when Victoria Azarenka retired injured from her first WTA singles final in three years.
Monterrey Open: Victoria Azarenka upsets top seed Angelique Kerber to set up final against Garbine Muguruza
Victoria Azarenka used her superior serving and punishing groundstrokes to upset top seed Angelique Kerber 6-4, 4-6, 6-1 and advance to Sunday’s final of the Monterrey Open against Garbine Muguruza.
Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova shocked world number one Angelique Kerber 6-4, 2-6, 6-2 on Sunday to win the WTA title at Monterrey, Mexico, for a fourth time.
Angelique Kerber saved all eight break points she faced against Heather Watson, setting up a semi-final clash with fourth-seeded Carla Suarez Navarro.
Peer she had been plagued by injury in recent years, last playing at the Monterrey Open in 2016 and said she had fallen out of love with tennis.
Top-seeded defending champion Ana Ivanovic of Serbia advanced to the Monterrey Open semifinals Friday night, beating Kristina Mladenovic of France 6-3, 6-2.