Jennifer Brady upsets Elena Vesnina at Australian Open

World No. 116 Jennifer Brady pulled off one of the biggest upsets thus far at the 2017 Australian Open. The American defeated (14) Elena Vesnina 7-6(4), 6-2 to advance to the Australian Open Round of 16. Upset Alert! World No.116 Jennifer Brady defeats Vesnina 7-6(4), 6-2! Moves into @AustralianOpen Round of 16! #AusOpen pic.twitter.com/U7Uqx9oxW2 — WTA (@WTA) January 21, 2017...
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January 20, 2017

Vesnina, Bouchard win opening matches at Connecticut Open

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) Elena Vesnina of Russia and Eugenie Bouchard of Canada have won their opening matches at the Connecticut Open. Bouchard rolled past Annika Beck of Germany 6-2, 6-1, while Vesnina beat Camila Giorgi of Italy 6-1, 6-4. The 20th-ranked Vesnina arrived in New Haven on the heels of a doubles gold medal at the Rio Olympics with Ekaterina Makarova. She reached...
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August 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Russia's Makarova and Vesnina take women’s doubles gold

Russias Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina overpowered Switzerlands World No. 1 doubles player Martina Hingis and teammate Timea Bacsinszky for gold. Makarova and Vesnina have been doubles partners since 2012, having won the 2013 French Open and 2014 US Open together. (Makarova also won the mixed doubles competition at the 2012 US Open, while Vesnina won the mixed doubles competition...
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August 14, 2016

American Stephens captures Volvo Car Open over Vesnina

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) American Sloane Stephens outlasted Elena Vesnina to capture her third WTA title this year with a 7-6 (4), 6-2 victory at the Volvo Car Open on Sunday. The seventh-seeded Stephens squandered a 5-2 lead in the opening set before prevailing in a tiebreaker. She let three match points disappear in the contest's final game before Vesnina hit her service return...
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April 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Vesnina beats Svitolina in 1st round of Tianjin Open

TIANJIN, China (AP) Elena Vesnina advanced to the second round of the Tianjin Open by beating fourth-seeded Elina Svitolina of Ukraine 6-2, 6-4 Monday. Defending champion Alison Riske of United States also advanced, beating Xinyun Han of Chin 6-0, 6-4. Also, fifth-seeded Kristina Mladenovic of France beat Fangzhou Liu of China 6-0, 6-1; sixth-seeded Teliana Pereira of Brazil defeated...
Via Associated Press
October 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Elena Vesnina: 33 Sexy Shots For the Tennis Beauty’s Birthday

We’ve grabbed our racquets for plenty of hot tennis players over the years at COED, but there haven’t been many as perfectly pretty as Russian...
August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Vesnina reaches Pattaya Open quarters; Kuznetsova withdraws

Fifth-seeded Elena Vesnina of Russia advanced to the quarterfinals of the Pattaya Open on Thursday by beating local player Nicha Lertpitaksinchai of Thailand 6-3, 6-3. Vesnina trailed 3-1 in the second set before taking the last five games to clinch the win in 1 hour, 16 minutes. Vesina will play Julia Goerges of Germany, who had a walkover in the second round after second-seeded...
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January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

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