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VARVARA LEPCHENKO RUMORS

Pliskova beats Lepchenko to win Korea Open

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) Second-seeded Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic defeated fifth-seeded Varvara Lepchenko of the United States, 6-3, 6-7 (5), 6-2 on Sunday to win the Korea Open. Pliskova stormed out to a 4-0 lead in the third set at Olympic Park Tennis Center and held on for the second WTA title of her career in a match that lasted 2 hours, 11 minutes. Pliskova added...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Lepchenko upsets Radwanska at Korea Open

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) Fifth-seeded Varvara Lepchenko of the United States upset defending champion Agnieszka Radwanska 6-7 (4), 6-2, 6-2 in the Korea Open quarterfinals on Friday. Lepchenko converted three of four break points in the third set to oust the top seed. Lepchenko has beaten Radwanska twice this year, after losing five straight. Resurgent Maria Kirilenko of Russia also...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Korea Open: American Lepchenko advances to Round 2

SEOUL, South Korea -- Fifth-seeded Varvara Lepchenko of the United States advanced to the second round of the Korea Open by beating Olivia Rogowska of Australia 6-1, 6-2 Monday. Lepchenko converted all three break points in first set at Olympic Park Tennis Center. She will next face Han Na-Lae of South Korea, who beat Su Jeong-jang 7-6 (5), 4-6, 6-3. Also, Christina McHale of the...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Lepchenko beats Rogowska to advance at Korea Open

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) Fifth-seeded Varvara Lepchenko of the United States advanced to the second round of the Korea Open by beating Olivia Rogowska of Australia 6-1, 6-2 Monday. Lepchenko converted all three break points in first set at Olympic Park Tennis Center. She will next face Han Na-Lae of South Korea, who beat Su Jeong-jang 7-6 (5), 4-6, 6-3. Also, Christina McHale of...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Catching Up With Varvara Lepchenko

Image from Varvara's Facebook Page We caught up with American tennis player Varvara Lepchenko at the Sony Open as she was cooling down after her 2:59 hour match against Tomljanovic.  Enjoy! If you could only have 1 meal for the rest of your life, what would it be?Ice cream. What is one thing that you would change about yourself? I wouldn’t change anything. What is one...
Via Onthegotennis
March 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Fed Cup Rookie Lepchenko Keeps Team USA’s Hopes Alive in Fed Cup

  (February 9, 2013) United States Fed Cup rookie world No. No. 21 Varvara Lepchenko kept US hopes alive against Italy by defeating.  No. 16 Roberta Vinci  2-6, 6-4, 7-5 in the second singles rubber on Saturday to even the first round tie at 1-1. The match, which lasted for two hours and 17 minutes marked the first time the two women had ever faced off against each other. Italy’s...
Via Tennis Panorama
February 09, 2013  |  Discuss

10 things you should know about Vavara Lepchenko

by Lindsay Gibbs The Olympics are here and there is one member of Team USA’s tennis squad who’s name might look unfamiliar to you:  Varvara Lepchenko.  The twenty-six year old has had a phenomenal year on the WTA tour, climbing from 127 at the beginning of the year to 41 now.  Plus she has an inspiring tale that sums up the Olympic spirit!  Here’s what you should know:
Via Onthegotennis
July 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Varvara Lepchenko’s successful season continues in Madrid

What do Serena Williams and Varvara Lepchenko have in common? Both players are into the third round at the 2012 Mutua Madrid Open and are the only American women left in the tournament. While the former has a much higher profile, Lepchenko, an Uzbek-born American, scored the bigger win with a first round upset over 2010 French Open champion Francesca Schiavone – the best win...
Via Tennis Grand Stand
May 09, 2012  |  Discuss
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