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LUCIE SAFAROVA RUMORS

Kristina Mladenovic Stuns Citi Open Top Seed Lucie Safarova

Lucie Safarova photo by Christopher Levy @Tennis_Shots By Dave Gertler   (July 29, 2014) WASHINGTON, DC – It’s still only the first round, but the Citi Open women’s draw is now without a defending champion or a No. 1 seed. Top seed at the Washington, D.C. event, Lucie Safarova, has been eliminated in the first round by French world No. 78 Kristina Mladenovic.  This upset...
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July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Safarova wins first title in 5 years

Lucie Safarova beat No. 6 seed Marina Erakovic 6-4, 6-3 on Sunday in the finals of the Bell Challenge, claiming her first WTA Tour title in five years. The third-seeded Czech, who is ranked 36th in the world and hadn't won a championship since Forest Hills in 2008, earned the fifth WTA title of her career. ''It was just about a few points today," Safarova said...
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September 14, 2013  |  Discuss

American Jamie Hampton Upsets Safarova at French Open

(May 29, 2013) American Jamie Hampton stunned the 25th seed Lucie Safarova 7-6(5), 3-6, 9-7 on Wednesday in the first round of the French Open.  Hampton rallied after Safarova served for the match at 7-6 in the third set. For Hampton, it’s her first career French Open match win. Despite 50 unforced errors, she put [...]
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May 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Safarova into 2nd round in Moscow

Eighth-seeded Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic advanced to the second round of the Kremlin Cup on Monday by beating Russian wild-card entry Margarita Gasparyan 6-3, 4-6, 6-2. Safarova won five consecutive games in the first set, and then broke twice in the third before serving out the match at love. Earlier, Sofia Arvidsson of Sweden beat Bojana Jovanovski of Serbia 6-2, 6...
Via AP on Fox
October 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Safarova reaches 2nd round at Kremlin Cup

Eighth-seeded Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic advanced to the second round of the Kremlin Cup on Monday by beating Russian wild-card entry Margarita Gasparyan 6-3, 4-6, 6-2. Safarova won five consecutive games in the first set, and then broke twice in the third before serving out the match at love. Earlier, Sofia Arvidsson of Sweden beat Bojana Jovanovski of Serbia 6-2, 6...
Via AP on Fox
October 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Safarova to open Fed Cup vs. Schiavone

Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic will face former French Open champion Francesca Schiavone of Italy in the opening singles of a Fed Cup semifinal between the last two champions. The 23rd-ranked Safarova is 4-3 against the 12th-ranked Schiavone, and has won all their matches on hard courts while the Italian has dominated on clay. In the eastern city of Ostrava, the Czechs are...
Via AP on Fox
April 20, 2012  |  Discuss
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