You are here:    Home      Posts tagged "Belinda Bencic"

Osaka, Halep crash out of Indian Wells

The duo lost to Belinda Bencic, Marketa Vondrousova respectively in the Round-of-16

Read More

March 14, 2019


Germany to play Switzerland in Hopman Cup final

European side clinch 2-1 victory over Australia in mixed teams tournament

Read More

January 5, 2019


Federer to defend Hopman Cup title ahead of Australian Open

World number two Roger Federer says he will defend his Hopman Cup mixed teams title in Perth along with Switzerland team-mate Belinda Bencic, seeing the tournament as perfect preparation for the Australian Open. Federer has won the last two Australian Open titles – the first Grand Slam of the year – after taking part in…

Read More

June 26, 2018


Australian Open: Bencic eliminates Venus as American stars suffer setbacks

MELBOURNE: Swiss Belinda Bencic sent an early shockwave through the Australian Open on Monday by toppling last year’s finalist Venus Williams on an opening day of carnage for American tennis. With defending champion and new mum Serena absent, 20-year-old Bencic’s brilliant 6-3 7-5 win under the Rod Laver Arena roof ensured there would not be…

Read More

January 15, 2018


Venus powers past Riske, Bencic toppled

LOS ANGELES: Seven-time Grand Slam Champion Venus Williams powered into the third round of the WTA clay court tournament at Charleston on Wednesday with a 6-4, 6-2 victory over Alison Riske. Williams, seeded third and seeking a 50th career WTA title this week, fired 20 winners, displaying a sharp service game in a match lasting…

Read More

April 7, 2016


Tennis: Teen star Bencic on a roll in Cincinnati

CINCINNATI: Swiss teenager Belinda Bencic maintained her recent giant-killing form at the ATP and WTA Cincinnati Masters here Tuesday with a battling 7-5, 6-3 win over higher-ranked German opponent Angelique Kerber. Bencic, 18, is brimming with confidence after winning in Toronto at the weekend after a tournament which included a stunning semi-final defeat of Grand…

Read More

August 19, 2015


Swiss teen sends Wozniacki crashing out of Indian Wells

INDIAN WELLS: Plucky Swiss teenager Belinda Bencic pulled off the biggest win of her young career Monday at Indian Wells by upsetting world number five Caroline Wozniacki in straight sets. The 18-year-old Bencic, who had never beaten a top-five player, won 6-4, 6-4 in the third round of the WTA and ATP hardcourt tournament. “I…

Read More

March 17, 2015