US Open Women

Flavia Pennetta of Italy Is the New US Open Women’s Singles Champion

 September 13, 2015   R K Gupta

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After Roberta Vinci shocked Serena William in the semifinal on Friday, the whole of Italy went into a celebratory mode. Saturday’s impending final became inconsequential to the Italians as they were assured of the women’s singles trophy coming to Italy, whoever won the championship game. Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi decided to fly to New […]

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Women’s Singles Final of US Open Will Feature Two Italians as Serena Loses to Roberta Vinci

 September 12, 2015   R K Gupta

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World no.1 Serena Williams’ dream of the Calendar-Year Grand Slam was blown away by Italy’s world no.43 Roberta Vinci, primarily a doubles specialist on the WTA circuit. The 32-year old Vinci caused the tournament’s biggest upset by defeating the literally invincible Serena in three sets in a rain-delayed semifinal on Friday morning. While the shock […]

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