Sharapova and Murray wins Western & Southern Open title

After runner up now Sharapova wins Cincy title

Maria Sharapova rally from 6-4, 2-0 down for a 4-6, 7-6(3), 6-3 victory over Jelena Jankovic, at two hours and 49 minutes the longest final on the WTA all season for the championship of the Western & Southern Open.

 

Vania King and Yaroslava Shvedova won their first title of the year defeating Natalie Grandin and Vladimira Uhlirova 6-4, 3-6, 11-9.

Murray Wins Second Cincinnati Crown

World No. 4 Andy Murray won his second title at the Western & Southern Open, defeating top seed Novak Djokovic, Murray led 6-4, 3-0 before Djokovic retired with a shoulder injury.

Third seeds Mahesh Bhupathi and Leander Paes won their third title of the season edging No. 4 seeds Michael Llodra and Nenad Zimonjic 7-6(4), 7-6(2) in the Western & Southern Open final.

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King, Shvedova win women’s doubles title at US Open

Play opened with Vania King serving at 4-5 in the third set, already down a point.   As it was suspended yesterday due to rain.

Vania King and Yaroslava Shvedova saved a match point to win their second straight Grand Slam women’s doubles title beating second-seeded Liezel Huber and Nadia Petrova 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 (4).

Liezel Huber and Nadia Petrova finalist at U.S. Open Women's Doubles

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Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams wins Wimbledon title

The Champions

Serena Williams wins her fourth Wimbledon title and 13th Grand Slam, as she defeated Russia's Vera Zvonareva 6-3, 6-2 in just 67 minutes.

Rafael Nadal wins his second Wimbledon title, 6-3, 7-5, 6-4 in two hours and 13 minutes, againts Czech Tomas Berdych.

American Vania King and Kazakhstan's Yaroslava Shvedova defeated Russian Vera Zvonareva and Elena Vesnina 7-6 (8-6), 6-2 for the ladies doubles title.

Elena Vesnina and Vera Zvonareva

Austro-German partnership of Jurgen Melzer and Philipp Petzschner beat the 16th seeds, Robert Lindstedt of Sweden and Horia Tecau of Romania, 6-1, 7-5, 7-5 to become the men's doubles champions.

Horia Tecau and Robert Lindtstedt

India's Leander Paes and Zimbabwean Cara Black won the 2010 mixed doubles crown by defeating 11th seeds Wesley Moodie, of South Africa, and Lisa Raymond, of the USA, in straight sets, 6-4, 7-6 (7-5).

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Result for June 13 – June 19 tournament: Aegon International and Unicef Open

Makarova, Llodra wins Aegon International

Unseeded Ekaterina Makarova of Russia defeated Victoria Azarenka 7-6 (5), 6-4 at the Eastbourne International grass-court event to win her first career title.

Lisa Raymond (usa) and Rennae Stubbs (aus) wins the ladies doubles 6-2, 2-6, 13-11 over Kveta Peschke (cze) and Katarina Srebotnik (slo).

Michael Llodra of France defeated Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 7-5, 6-2.

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Henin, Stakhovsky win Unicef Open events

Top-seeded Justine Henin beat No. 7 Andrea Petkovic 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 to win the Unicef Open, her first grass-court title in three years.

Alla Kudryavtseva and Anastasia Rodionova won their first Tour title together with a 36 63 106 match tie-break win over Vania King and Yaroslava Shvedova.

Sergiy Stakhovsky beat seventh-seeded Janko Tipsarevic 6-3, 6-0 to win the men’s event.

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Sharapova wins Internationaux de Strasbourg title

Maria Sharapova won her 22nd career title after a two-month layoff with a right elbow injury, defeating Kristina Barrois 7-5, 6-1 in the Strasbourg International final.

Kristina Barrois and Maria Sharapova

Alize Cornet and Vania King won the doubles title in Strasbourg defeating Alla Kudryavtseva and Anastasia Rodionova 3–6, 6–4, (10–7).

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Stosur wins Family Circle Cup title

“This is bigger than Osaka, and to do it here and on clay and be playing well all week and everything is just a great feeling,” Stosur said.

Samantha Stosur earned her first title on clay defeating era Zvonareva 6-0, 6-3 to win the Family Circle Cup.

Liezel Huber of the United States and Nadia Petrova of Russia defeated Vania King of the United States and Michaella Krajicek of The Netherlands for the doubles titles.

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King and Krajicek took Cellular South Cup doubles title

Playing in their first tournament as a team, Vania King and Michaella Krajicek took home the Cellular South Cup doubles title. The newly-paired duo took out the American team of Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Meghann Shaughnessy, 75 6

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