Tennis-NY more of a distraction than top ranking for Muguruza
NEW YORK, Aug 28 For most women at the U.S. Open, overcoming Serena Williams is the biggest challenge.
Aug 8 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Toronto Cup Women's Singles Round 2 matches on Wednesday Sorana Cirstea (Romania) beat 9-Caroline Wozniacki (Denmark) 5-7 7-6(0) 6-4 12-Samantha Stosur (Australia) beat Carla Suarez Navarro (Spain) 1-6 6-2 6-3 6-Petra Kvitova (Czech Republic) beat Eugenie Bouchard (Canada) 6-3 6-2 1-Serena Williams (U.S.) beat Francesca Schiavone (Italy) 6-3 6-2 16-Ana Ivanovic (Serbia) beat Flavia Pennetta (Italy) 6-4 6-4 13-Kirsten Flipkens (Belgium) beat Kiki Bertens (Netherlands) 7-5 3-6 6-2 15-Jelena Jankovic (Serbia) beat Sharon Fichman (Canada) 6-4 7-6(6) 5-Sara Errani (Italy) beat Klara Zakopalova (Czech Republic) 6-2 7-6(2) 10-Roberta Vinci (Italy) beat Ekaterina Makarova (Russia) 6-0 6-4 Magdalena Rybarikova (Slovakia) beat Varvara Lepchenko (U.S.) 6-4 6-2 7-Marion Bartoli (France) beat Lauren Davis (U.S.) 6-0 6-3 Alize Cornet (France) beat 11-Maria Kirilenko (Russia) 7-5 7-5 14-Sloane Stephens (U.S.) beat Mona Barthel (Germany) 6-3 4-6 6-3 4-Li Na (China) beat Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (Russia) 6-1 6-4
PARIS, Aug 28 The French Tennis Federation (FFT) has provisionally suspended Benoit Paire, Kristina Mladenovic and Caroline Garcia for "damaging" the organisation's image by their behaviour at this month's Rio Olympics.
Aug 27 Top seed Agnieszka Radwanska declared it mission accomplished after clinching a 6-1 7-6(1) victory over Elina Svitolina in the final of the Connecticut Open in New Haven on Saturday.