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Vintage Victoria Azarenka downs Jessica Pegula to make Australian Open semis
Azarenka, the last woman to defend the title after her 2013 triumph, raced into a 3-0 led over American Pegula in the first set before the highest seed left in the women's draw finally held serve.
Updated on Jan 24, 2023 06:07 PM IST
Azarenka overcomes Gauff to reach Guadalajara semi-final
Azarenka kept her poise under a barrage of powerful serves as the world number seven lobbed 10 aces across the net. She broke down Gauff's stout defence to convert on 5 of 13 break point chances and set up a meeting with either Jessica Pegula or Sloane Stephens of the United States.
Published on Oct 22, 2022 07:50 AM IST
Azarenka cruises past Keys to set up meeting with Gauff in Guadalajara
It will be the first meeting between the 33-year-old twice major winner Azarenka and the American 15 years her junior, after overcoming second-set blunders to dispatch Keys in a tense two hours and 14 minutes.
Published on Oct 21, 2022 07:41 AM IST
Victoria Azarenka, Bianca Andreescu advance to second round at Guadalajara Open
Azarenka, who reached the last 16 in New York but lost in her Ostrava opener earlier this month, dropped only three first-serve points in the first set and broke in the seventh game.
Published on Oct 18, 2022 01:05 PM IST
Protecting young players from abuse must be a priority, Azarenka says
Azarenka's remarks to reporters came after Pierre Bouteyre, the former coach of French player Fiona Ferro, was charged in France on Thursday with raping and sexually assaulting her when she was a teenager between 2012 and 2015, according to AFP.
Published on Sep 04, 2022 12:38 PM IST