Patty Schnyder

Seeds spat out of Hobart International

Paul Carter Ousted Hobart International top seed Flavia Pennetta says the gap between women's tennis players is closing with almost any player capable of beating another.

Schnyder leaves Hobart with in a huff

Paul Carter World No.14 Patty Schnyder has made an inglorious first round exit from the Hobart tennis international, saying the tournament's officials are "a joke".

Pennetta top seed for Hobart tournament

Italy's Flavia Pennetta has been named as top seed for next month's Hobart International in field featuring 17 of the world's top 50 women's tennis players.

Jankovic falls to Pennetta in Zurich

Barry Wood Top seed and world No.1 Jelena Jankovic's 12-match winning streak was snapped in a surprising loss to Italy's Flavia Pennetta in the Zurich Open second round.

Seeds crash out of Zurich Open

Seeds Patty Schnyder and Anna Chakvetadze have both slumped out of the Zurich Open, losing to qualifiers in their first round matches.

Venus sets up Safina quarter-final clash

Jelena Jankovic won her first match since learning she will regain the No.1 ranking, beating Alona Bondarenko to reach the quarters of the Porsche Grand Prix.

Serena crashes out of Stuttgart to Li Na

World number one Serena Williams has been a shock second round casualty of Stuttgart's WTA event after a three-set defeat to China's Li Na.

Federer, Djokovic dodge US Open bullets

Bill Scott Roger Federer had to fight to dodge an approaching bullet, quelling a rebellion from underdog Russian Igor Andreev to reach the US Open quarter-finals.

Kuznetsova crashes out of US Open

Former champion Svetlana Kuznetsova has become the latest casualty in the women's draw at the US Open, losing to Katarina Srebotnik in the third round.

Chakvetadze downs Dellacqua at New Haven

Top seed Anna Chakvetadze has ousted Casey Dellacqua from the New Haven ATP tournament in straight sets.

Mauresmo struggles to a win over Kanepi

Amelie Mauresmo continued her slow struggle back to form with a 6-2 6-7 (3-7) 6-2 victory over Kaia Kanepi of Estonia in a first-round match at the Pilot Pen.

Sharapova wins and withdraws in Montreal

Russia's Maria Sharapova withdrew from the WTA Rogers Cup just moments after winning a marathon second-round match over Marta Domachowska.

Sugiyama thumps Schnyder at Bank Classic

Japanese veteran Ai Sugiyama has upset seventh-seeded Patty Schnyder 6-4 7-5 in the second round of the East West Bank Classic.

Stosur into second round in Stanford

Samantha Stosur has continued her impressive run with victory over fellow Australian Anastasia Rodionova in the first round of the WTA tour event in California.

Dellacqua reaches Wimbledon third round

Australia's Casey Dellacqua launched a spirited fightback against Frenchwoman Pauline Parmentier to advance to the third round of Wimbledon.

Three Aussies make Wimbledon 2nd round

Valkerie Mangnall Lleyton Hewitt led a contingent of three Australians through to the second round on the opening day at Wimbledon.

Guccione on grand slam hoodoo mission

Valkerie Mangnall Australia's Chris Guccione takes on French No.30 seed Gael Monfils in a tough first-round match at Wimbledon this week.

Hewitt ready for 10th Wimbledon campaign

Valkerie Mangnall Lleyton Hewitt won't be making any excuses when he begins his 10th Wimbledon campaign next week.

Hewitt draws Dutchman for Wimbledon

Valkerie Mangnall Lleyton Hewitt faces a fourth-round clash with world No.1 Roger Federer following the Wimbledon draw.

Three Russians in French quarters

Fourth seed Svetlana Kuznetsova, along with two other Russians, made it into the French Open quarter-finals.