Sabine Lisicki http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/26030/all en 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: 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: Kirilenko and Lisicki in Pattaya final http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130202/tennis-kirilenko-and-lisicki-pattaya-final <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>Maria Kirilenko of Russia and Germany's Sabine Lisicki will meet in the Pattaya Open final after both claimed straight set victories on Saturday.</p> <p>Second-seeded Kirilenko needed just 67 minutes to overwhelm fourth seed Sorana Cirstea of Romania 6-0, 6-2, and Lisicki beat Russia's Nina Bratchikova 7-5, 6-3.</p> <p>Kirilenko was in blistering form against a lethargic opponent who rarely raised a challenge.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130202/tennis-kirilenko-and-lisicki-pattaya-final" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Maria Kirilenko Sabine Lisicki Sabine Lisicki Tennis AFP Sat, 02 Feb 2013 14:45:49 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5743913 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: Pattaya Open results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/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 WTA Pattaya Open final on Sunday (x denotes seeded player):</p> <p>Maria Kirilenko (RUS-x2) bt Sabine Lisicki (GER-x5) 5-7, 6-1, 7-6 (7-1) </p> <p>afp</p> Maria Kirilenko Sabine Lisicki Tennis AFP Sun, 03 Feb 2013 14:16:27 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5744393 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: Kirilenko beats Lisicki to win Pattaya Open http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/tennis-kirilenko-beats-lisicki-win-pattaya-open <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>Maria Kirilenko defeated Germany's Sabine Lisicki 5-7, 6-1, 7-6 (7-1) to claim the Pattaya Open title in a tension-filled final on Sunday.</p> <p>The Russian number two seed took the title in two hours 37 minutes at the end of a fluctuating final set during which both players served for victory.</p> <p>It is the sixth title of her career and her first since 2008.</p> <p>Since her last tournament victory she has lost four finals, including the 2012 Pattaya final to Daniela Hantuchova.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/tennis-kirilenko-beats-lisicki-win-pattaya-open" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Maria Kirilenko Maria Kirilenko Sabine Lisicki Sabine Lisicki Tennis AFP Sun, 03 Feb 2013 14:47:09 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5744500 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: Bartoli out of Germany Fed Cup tie http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130208/tennis-bartoli-out-germany-fed-cup-tie-0 <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>French number one Marion Bartoli, recalled to the country's Fed Cup team to play Germany this weekend after a nine-year absence, has pulled out with 'flu, the French tennis federation said on Friday.</p> <p>Bartoli, who is ranked 10th in the world, was unable to train on Wednesday and Thursday because of a high fever. She will be replaced by Pauline Parmentier, the FFT said in a statement.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130208/tennis-bartoli-out-germany-fed-cup-tie-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Marion Bartoli Parmentier Sabine Lisicki AFP Fri, 08 Feb 2013 12:15:57 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5749960 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis-Memphis International women's singles results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130219/tennis-memphis-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>Feb 19 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Memphis International Women's Singles matches on Tuesday Round 2 7-Magdalena Rybarikova (Slovakia) beat Lauren Davis (U.S.) 7-6(2) 6-2 Round 1 3-Sabine Lisicki (Germany) beat Madison Keys (U.S.) 7-5 6-3</p> Magdaléna Rybáriková Sabine Lisicki Thomson Reuters Tue, 19 Feb 2013 20:00:20 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5760386 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 4-Tennis-Memphis International women's singles results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130219/tennis-memphis-international-womens-singles-results-0 <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 19 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Memphis International Women's Singles matches on Tuesday Round 2 Jamie Hampton (U.S.) beat Coco Vandeweghe (U.S.) 6-3 6-0 7-Magdalena Rybarikova (Slovakia) beat Lauren Davis (U.S.) 7-6(2) 6-2 Round 1 Andrea Hlavackova (Czech Republic) beat Melanie Oudin (U.S.) 6-4 3-6 6-3 Claire Feuerstein (France) beat 5-Lucie Hradecka (Czech Republic) 6-3 6-4 3-Sabine Lisicki (Germany) beat Madison Keys (U.S.) 7-5 6-3</p> Melanie Oudin Sabine Lisicki Tennis Thomson Reuters Tue, 19 Feb 2013 20:00:51 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5760388 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: ATP-WTA US Indoor Championships results - 1st update http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130219/tennis-atp-wta-us-indoor-championships-results-1st-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 on Tuesday from the $1.58 million ATP and WTA US Indoor Championships (x denotes seeding):</p> <p>Men</p> <p>1st rd</p> <p>Michael Russell (USA) bt Alex Bogomolov (RUS) 6-2, 6-4</p> <p>Igor Sijsling (NED) bt Jurgen Melzer (AUT) 6-4, 7-6 (7/3)</p> <p>Women</p> <p>2nd rd</p> <p>Magdalena Rybarkova (SVK x7) bt Lauren Davis (USA) 7-6 (7/2), 6-2</p> <p>1st rd</p> <p>Sabine Lisicki (GER x3) bt Madison Keys (USA) 7-5, 6-3</p> <p>afp</p> Sabine Lisicki AFP Tue, 19 Feb 2013 20:01:35 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5760397 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: ATP-WTA US Indoor Championships results - 2nd update http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130219/tennis-atp-wta-us-indoor-championships-results-2nd-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 on Tuesday from the $1.58 million ATP and WTA US Indoor Championships (x denotes seed):</p> <p>Men</p> <p>1st rd</p> <p>Michael Russell (USA) bt Alex Bogomolov (RUS) 6-2, 6-4</p> <p>Igor Sijsling (NED) bt Jurgen Melzer (AUT) 6-4, 7-6 (7/3)</p> <p>James Blake (USA) bt Florian Mayer (GER) 4-6, 6-3, 6-2</p> <p>Women</p> <p>2nd rd</p> <p>Magdalena Rybarkova (SVK x7) bt Lauren Davis (USA) 7-6 (7/2), 6-2</p> <p>1st rd</p> <p>Sabine Lisicki (GER x3) bt Madison Keys (USA) 7-5, 6-3</p> <p>Claire Feuerstein (FRA) bt Lucie Hradecka (CZE x5) 6-3, 6-4</p> <p>afp</p> Sabine Lisicki AFP Tue, 19 Feb 2013 21:16:21 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5760458 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: ATP-WTA US Indoor Championships results - 3rd update http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130219/tennis-atp-wta-us-indoor-championships-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 on Tuesday from the $1.58 million ATP and WTA US Indoor Championships (x denotes seeding):</p> <p>Men</p> <p>1st rd</p> <p>Michael Russell (USA) bt Alex Bogomolov (RUS) 6-2, 6-4</p> <p>Igor Sijsling (NED) bt Jurgen Melzer (AUT) 6-4, 7-6 (7/3)</p> <p>James Blake (USA) bt Florian Mayer (GER) 4-6, 6-3, 6-2</p> <p>Sam Querrey (USA x4) bt Alejandro Falla (COL) 6-3, 6-3</p> <p>Women</p> <p>2nd rd</p> <p>Magdalena Rybarkova (SVK x7) bt Lauren Davis (USA) 7-6 (7/2), 6-2</p> <p>1st rd</p> <p>Sabine Lisicki (GER x3) bt Madison Keys (USA) 7-5, 6-3</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130219/tennis-atp-wta-us-indoor-championships-results-3rd-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sabine Lisicki AFP Tue, 19 Feb 2013 22:30:44 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5760532 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 5-Tennis-Memphis International women's singles round 2 results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130220/tennis-memphis-international-womens-singles-round-2-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 20 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Memphis International Women's Singles Round 2 matches on Wednesday 8-Kristina Mladenovic (France) beat Victoria Duval (U.S.) 6-1 3-6 6-3 3-Sabine Lisicki (Germany) beat Melinda Czink (Hungary) 7-6(0) 4-6 6-2 Marina Erakovic (New Zealand) beat 2-Sofia Arvidsson (Sweden) 6-1 3-6 6-3 4-Heather Watson (Britain) beat Andrea Hlavackova (Czech Republic) 2-6 6-0 6-3 1-Kirsten Flipkens (Belgium) beat Lesia Tsurenko (Ukraine) 7-5 3-6 6-3 Stefanie Voegele (Switzerland) beat Claire Feuerstein (France) 3-6 7</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130220/tennis-memphis-international-womens-singles-round-2-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Claire Feuerstein Melinda Czink Sabine Lisicki Tennis Thomson Reuters Wed, 20 Feb 2013 18:30:24 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5761334 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: Hewitt fights through, Arvidsson ousted in Memphis http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130220/tennis-hewitt-fights-through-arvidsson-ousted-memphis <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>Australia's Lleyton Hewitt saved two match points to advance while Swedish defending women's champion Sofia Arvidsson was ousted on Wednesday at the ATP and WTA US Indoor Championships.</p> <p>Former World No. 1 Hewitt, a two-time Grand Slam champion, saved two match points on his serve in the 12th game of the second set before defeating South Korean Lu Yen-Hsun 2-6, 7-6 (7/3), 6-4 in a first-round match.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130220/tennis-hewitt-fights-through-arvidsson-ousted-memphis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lleyton Hewitt Sabine Lisicki Tennis AFP Wed, 20 Feb 2013 21:45:51 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5761547 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 3-Tennis-Memphis International women's singles quarterfinal results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130221/tennis-memphis-international-womens-singles-quarterfinal-result <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 21 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Memphis International Women's Singles Quarterfinal matches on Thursday Marina Erakovic (New Zealand) beat Jamie Hampton (U.S.) 7-5 6-2 7-Magdalena Rybarikova (Slovakia) beat 1-Kirsten Flipkens (Belgium) 6-7(11) 7-5 6-3 Stefanie Voegele (Switzerland) beat 4-Heather Watson (Britain) 6-1 6-2 3-Sabine Lisicki (Germany) beat 8-Kristina Mladenovic (France) 6-3 6-3</p> Heather Watson Sabine Lisicki Tennis Thomson Reuters Thu, 21 Feb 2013 18:00:29 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5762422 at http://www.globalpost.com