How Halep came from the brink and showed off a plan B to beat Vinci
On clay, Halep has the ability—when she’s patient—to grind her opponents down.
May 09, 2017 by Steve Tignor
HIGHLIGHTS: Sharapova comes out strong in first match in 15 months
The Russian looked rusty at first, but found her rhythm quickly in a straight-set win.
Apr 26, 2017 by Brad Kallet
Back with a Vengeance: After 15 months away, Sharapova wins 2017 debut
The Russian defeated Roberta Vinci, 7-5, 6-3, in Stuttgart.
Apr 26, 2017 by AP
Vinci, Sharapova's first opponent, opposes wild cards after doping ban
Vinci joined the likes of Caroline Wozniacki, Dominika Cibulkova and Agnieszka Radwanska.
Apr 24, 2017 by AP
Former U.S. Open finalist Roberta Vinci out early at new Swiss event
The fourth-seeded Italian lost to 58th-ranked Kristyna Pliskova, 6-4, 6-4.
Apr 10, 2017 by AP
Kristyna Pliskova upsets Roberta Vinci in Dubai first round
Samantha Stosur and Caroline Garcia also advanced to the second round.
Feb 19, 2017 by AP
Defending champion Vinci reaches second round in St. Petersburg
The sixth-seeded Italian defeated Timea Babos, 6-3, 3-6, 6-4.
Jan 31, 2017 by AP
Roberta Vinci decides to play at least one more year
Francesca Schiavone, the 2010 French Open champion, also plans to continue playing.
Nov 21, 2016 by AP