Sorana Cîrstea http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/23528/all en UPDATE 11-Tennis-Hobart International women's singles round 1 results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130107/update-11-tennis-hobart-international-womens-singles-round-1-re <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><body></body></p> <p>Jan 7 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Hobart International Women's Singles Round 1 matches on Monday<br /> 9-Mona Barthel (Germany) beat Ashleigh Barty (Australia) 2-6 6-0 6-1<br /> Kirsten Flipkens (Belgium) beat 6-Francesca Schiavone (Italy) 2-6 6-3 7-6(3)<br /> Peng Shuai (China) beat 1-Hsieh Su-Wei (Taiwan) 6-2 6-7(4) 7-6(4)<br /> 4-Yaroslava Shvedova (Kazakhstan) beat Lourdes Dominguez Lino (Spain) 6-4 6-1<br /> 2-Sorana Cirstea (Romania) beat Nina Bratchikova (Russia) 3-6 7-5 6-2<br /> Monica Niculescu (Romania) beat Mandy Minella (Luxembourg) 6-4 6-3 </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130107/update-11-tennis-hobart-international-womens-singles-round-1-re" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CDATA Irina-Camelia Begu Mandy Minella Simona Halep Sorana Cîrstea Tennis Tsvetana Pironkova Thomson Reuters Mon, 07 Jan 2013 14:09:00 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731332 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 5-Tennis-Sydney International women's singles round 2 results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/update-5-tennis-sydney-international-womens-singles-round-2-res <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><body></body></p> <p>Jan 8 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Sydney International Women's Singles Round 2 matches on Tuesday<br /> Madison Keys (U.S.) beat Zheng Jie (China) 6-0 6-4<br /> Svetlana Kuznetsova (Russia) beat 7-Caroline Wozniacki (Denmark) 7-6(4) 1-6 6-2<br /> Roberta Vinci (Italy) beat Jelena Jankovic (Serbia) 3-6 6-4 7-6(4)<br /> 2-Angelique Kerber (Germany) beat Galina Voskoboeva (Kazakhstan) 6-2 7-5<br /> Dominika Cibulkova (Slovakia) beat Ekaterina Makarova (Russia) 7-6(3) 1-6 7-6(1)<br /> 4-Li Na (China) beat Ayumi Morita (Japan) 6-1 6-0 </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/update-5-tennis-sydney-international-womens-singles-round-2-res" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Agnieszka Radwańska Dominika Cibulková Maria Kirilenko Sorana Cîrstea Svetlana Kuznetsova Tennis Zheng Jie Thomson Reuters Tue, 08 Jan 2013 13:39:36 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731462 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 2-Tennis-Hobart International women's singles results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/update-2-tennis-hobart-international-womens-singles-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><body></body></p> <p>Jan 8 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Hobart International Women's Singles matches on Tuesday<br /> Round 2<br /> Elena Vesnina (Russia) beat 4-Yaroslava Shvedova (Kazakhstan) 4-6 6-2 6-1<br /> Lauren Davis (U.S.) beat 2-Sorana Cirstea (Romania) 6-1 6-3<br /> Round 1<br /> Bojana Jovanovski (Serbia) beat Maria Teresa Torro (Spain) 6-0 7-6(7)<br /> 3-Klara Zakopalova (Czech Republic) beat Timea Babos (Hungary) 6-4 6-3</p> <p> </p> Bojana Jovanovski CDATA Elena Vesnina Klára Zakopalová Sorana Cîrstea Tennis Thomson Reuters Tue, 08 Jan 2013 13:52:36 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731487 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 8-Tennis-Pattaya Open women's singles round 1 results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/tennis-pattaya-open-womens-singles-round-1-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 29 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Pattaya Open Women's Singles Round 1 matches on Tuesday Nina Bratchikova (Russia) beat Shahar Peer (Israel) 6-3 6-3 Kimiko Date-Krumm (Japan) beat Chanelle Scheepers (South Africa) 7-5 6-1 Luksika Kumkhum (Thailand) beat Casey Dellacqua (Australia) 6-2 6-2 8-Heather Watson (Britain) beat Timea Babos (Hungary) 6-1 3-0 (Babos retired) 5-Sabine Lisicki (Germany) beat Tatjana Malek (Germany) 6-2 6-3 2-Maria Kirilenko (Russia) beat Akgul Amanmuradova (Uzbekistan) 6-3 7-5 Anast</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/tennis-pattaya-open-womens-singles-round-1-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Akgul Amanmuradova Anastasija Sevastova Bethanie Mattek-Sands Pattaya Women's Open Sorana Cîrstea Tennis Thomson Reuters Tue, 29 Jan 2013 07:45:22 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5740878 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 10-Tennis-Pattaya Open women's singles results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130131/update-6-tennis-pattaya-open-womens-singles-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 31 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Pattaya Open Women's Singles matches on Thursday Round 2 Nina Bratchikova (Russia) beat 6-Daniela Hantuchova (Slovakia) 6-2 3-0 (Hantuchova retired) 7-Elena Vesnina (Russia) beat Mathilde Johansson (France) 6-2 3-6 6-1 Ayumi Morita (Japan) beat Kimiko Date-Krumm (Japan) 4-6 6-4 6-1 2-Maria Kirilenko (Russia) beat Luksika Kumkhum (Thailand) 5-7 6-2 6-2 4-Sorana Cirstea (Romania) beat Anastasia Rodionova (Australia) 6-0 7-6(3) 5-Sabine Lisi</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130131/update-6-tennis-pattaya-open-womens-singles-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Ana Ivanović Marina Erakovic Sorana Cîrstea Tennis Thomson Reuters Thu, 31 Jan 2013 15:08:45 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5741749 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: Pattaya Open results - collated http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130131/tennis-pattaya-open-results-collated <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Results from the fourth day of the WTA Pattaya Open on Thursday (x denotes seeded player):</p> <p>1st rd</p> <p>Ayumi Morita (JPN) bt Ana Ivanovic (SRB x1) 6-3, 5-7, 6-3</p> <p>Daniela Hantuchova (SVK x6) bt Olga Puchkova (RUS) 6-1, 3-6, 6-0</p> <p>Elena Vesnina (RUS x7) bt Eleni Daniilidou (GRE) 6-2, 5-7, 6-2</p> <p>2nd rd</p> <p>Ayumi Morita (JPN) bt Kimiko Date Krumm (JPN) 4-6, 6-4, 6-1</p> <p>Nina Bratchikova (RUS) bt Daniela Hantuchova (SVK x6) 6-2, 3-0 - retired </p> <p>Marina Erakovic (NZL) bt Varatchaya Wongteanchai (THA) 6-3, 7-6 (7/4)</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130131/tennis-pattaya-open-results-collated" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Marina Erakovic Sorana Cîrstea Tennis AFP Thu, 31 Jan 2013 21:30:44 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5742236 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 2-Tennis-Pattaya Open women's singles quarterfinal results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130201/tennis-pattaya-open-womens-singles-quarterfinal-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 1 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Pattaya Open Women's Singles Quarterfinal matches on Friday 2-Maria Kirilenko (Russia) beat 7-Elena Vesnina (Russia) 7-6(6) 6-3 Nina Bratchikova (Russia) beat Ayumi Morita (Japan) 6-1 3-6 6-1 5-Sabine Lisicki (Germany) beat Marina Erakovic (New Zealand) 5-7 6-3 6-2 4-Sorana Cirstea (Romania) beat Anastasija Sevastova (Latvia) 6-3 6-0</p> Marina Erakovic Sabine Lisicki Sorana Cîrstea Tennis Thomson Reuters Fri, 01 Feb 2013 11:01:12 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5742814 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: Pattaya Open results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130201/tennis-pattaya-open-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Results from the fifth day of the WTA Pattaya Open on Friday (x denotes seeded player):</p> <p>Quarter-finals </p> <p>Nina Bratchikova (RUS) bt Ayumi Morita (JPN) 6-1, 3-6, 6-1</p> <p>Sabine Lisicki (GER x5) bt Marina Erakovic (NZL) 5-7, 6-3, 6-2</p> <p>Sorana Cirstea (ROM x4) bt Anastasija Sevastova (LAT) 6-3, 6-0</p> <p>Maria Kirilenko (RUS x2) bt Elena Vesnina (RUS x7) 7-6 (8/6), 6-3</p> <p>afp </p> Marina Erakovic Sorana Cîrstea Tennis AFP Fri, 01 Feb 2013 21:15:21 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5743560 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: Lisicki powers into Pattaya semi-finals http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130201/tennis-lisicki-powers-pattaya-semi-finals <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Germany's Sabine Lisicki reached her first semi-final in two years on Friday when she clawed her way past New Zealand's Marina Erakovic 5-7, 6-3, 6-2 at the Pattaya Open.</p> <p>Lisicki's last semi-final spot was at this same Thai venue in 2011, the same year she reached the Wimbledon last four.</p> <p>That helped her to a ranking of 12 in the world, but an injury-hit 2012 saw her slip out of the top 50.</p> <p>"I didn't serve perfectly," the fifth-seeded Lisicki said. "My service games were always close, but I was also almost always holding. </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130201/tennis-lisicki-powers-pattaya-semi-finals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Human Interest Sabine Lisicki Sabine Lisicki Sorana Cîrstea Tennis AFP Fri, 01 Feb 2013 22:00:46 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5743617 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: Pattaya Open results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130202/tennis-pattaya-open-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Results from the sixth day of the WTA Pattaya Open on Saturday (x denotes seeded player):</p> <p>Semi-finals</p> <p>Sabine Lisicki (GER x5) bt Nina Bratchikova (RUS) 7-5, 6-3</p> <p>Maria Kirilenko (RUS x2) bt Sorana Cirstea (ROM x4) 6-0, 6-2 </p> <p>afp</p> Sabine Lisicki Sorana Cîrstea Tennis AFP Sat, 02 Feb 2013 15:17:03 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5743994 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: Qatar Open results - 3rd update http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130212/tennis-qatar-open-results-3rd-update <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Results from the second day of the WTA Qatar Open here on Tuesday (x denotes seeding): </p> <p>Women's singles </p> <p>1st round</p> <p>Lucie Safarova (CZE x17) bt Eleni Daniilidou (GER) 6-2, 6-3</p> <p>Sorana Cirstea (ROM) bt Ons Jabeur (TUN) 2-6, 6-3, 6-0</p> <p>Su-Wei Hsieh (TPE) bt Tadeja Majeric (SLO) 6-4, 6-4</p> <p>Christina McHale (USA) bt Vera Dushevina (RUS) 6-1, 6-2</p> <p>Urszula Radwanska (POL) bt Nadiya Kichenok (UKR) 6-1, 6-0</p> <p>afp</p> Sorana Cîrstea Tennis AFP Tue, 12 Feb 2013 13:45:36 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5753543 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: Qatar Open results - 4th update http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130212/tennis-qatar-open-results-4th-update <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Results from the second day of the WTA Qatar Open here on Tuesday (x denotes seeding): </p> <p>Women's singles </p> <p>1st round</p> <p>Nadia Petrova (RUS x11) bt Andrea Hlavackova (CZE) 6-2, 6-3</p> <p>Lucie Safarova (CZE x17) bt Eleni Daniilidou (GER) 6-2, 6-3</p> <p>Sorana Cirstea (ROM) bt Ons Jabeur (TUN) 2-6, 6-3, 6-0</p> <p>Su-Wei Hsieh (TPE) bt Tadeja Majeric (SLO) 6-4, 6-4</p> <p>Christina McHale (USA) bt Vera Dushevina (RUS) 6-1, 6-2</p> <p>Urszula Radwanska (POL) bt Nadiya Kichenok (UKR) 6-1, 6-0</p> <p>afp</p> Sorana Cîrstea Tennis AFP Tue, 12 Feb 2013 14:30:30 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5753570 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: Qatar Open results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130212/tennis-qatar-open-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Results from the second day of the WTA Qatar Open on Tuesday:</p> <p>Women's singles 1st round</p> <p>Christina McHale (USA) bt Vera Dushevina (RUS) 6-1, 6-2</p> <p>Lucie Safarova (CZE x17) bt Eleni Daniilidou (GRE) 6-2, 6-3</p> <p>Sorana Cirstea (ROM) bt Ons Jabeur (TUN) 2-6, 6-3, 6-0</p> <p>Ekaterina Makarova (RUS) bt Carla Suárez (ESP) 6-1, 6-2</p> <p>Su-Wei Hsieh (TPE) bt Tadeja Majeric (SLO) 6-4, 6-4</p> <p>Nadia Petrova (RUS x11) bt Andrea Hlavácková (CZE) 6-2, 6-3</p> <p>Urszula Radwanska (POL) bt Nadiya Kichenok (UKR) 6-1, 6-0</p> <p>afp</p> Sorana Cîrstea Tennis AFP Tue, 12 Feb 2013 14:45:46 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5753587 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: Qatar Open results - 5th update http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130212/tennis-qatar-open-results-5th-update <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Results from the second day of the WTA Qatar Open on Tuesday (x denotes seeding):</p> <p>Women's singles 1st round</p> <p>Romina Oprandi (SUI) bt Tsvetana Pironkova (BUL) 7-6 (7/2), 7-5</p> <p>Monica Niculescu (ROM) bt Jelena Jankovic (SRB) 6-4, 6-1</p> <p>Marion Bartoli (FRA x9) bt Francesca Schiavone (ITA) 7-6 (7/5), 6-3</p> <p>Klara Zakopalova (CZE) bt Varvara Lepchenko (USA) 7-6 (10/8), 3-0 retired</p> <p>Roberta Vinci (ITA x15) bt Yanina Wickmayer (BEL) 6-2, 2-1 retired</p> <p>Christina McHale (USA) bt Vera Dushevina (RUS) 6-1, 6-2</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130212/tennis-qatar-open-results-5th-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lucie Šafářová Sorana Cîrstea AFP Tue, 12 Feb 2013 17:30:50 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5753739 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 14-Tennis-Qatar Open women's singles results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130213/update-14-tennis-qatar-open-womens-singles-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 12 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Qatar Open Women's Singles matches on Tuesday Round 2 Mona Barthel (Germany) beat 5-Angelique Kerber (Germany) 6-1 6-2 2-Serena Williams (U.S.) beat Daria Gavrilova (Russia) 6-2 6-1 3-Maria Sharapova (Russia) beat Caroline Garcia (France) 6-3 6-2 Round 1 Ekaterina Bychkova (Russia) beat 12-Maria Kirilenko (Russia) 3-0 (Kirilenko retired) Daniela Hantuchova (Slovakia) beat Laura Robson (Britain) 6-4 6-1 </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130213/update-14-tennis-qatar-open-womens-singles-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lucie Šafářová Sorana Cîrstea Tennis Thomson Reuters Wed, 13 Feb 2013 13:59:45 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5754385 at http://www.globalpost.com