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Victoria Azarenka

Sharapova and Azarenka face off for final spot

Maria Sharapova and Victoria Azarenka set up a mouth-watering French Open semi-final yesterday with hard-fought wins in their quarter-finals.

Thursday, 6 June, 2013, 5:47am

Tsonga leads French parade after noisy start

A cacophony of noise on Chatrier Court signalled the belated appearance of Victoria Azarenka at Roland Garros yesterday before a parade of home players threatened to turn the French Open into a purely domestic affair.

30 May 2013 - 5:19am

Still a labour of love for Li Na

As the temperatures sweltered through the 30s, Li's battle with world No 1 Victoria Azarenka of Belarus in the final of the Australian Open had tennis fans at the edge of their seats as it stretched across three tense sets.

3 Feb 2013 - 4:00am

Azarenka secures back-to-back Australian titles

Victoria Azarenka overcome an often hostile crowd to win back-to-back Australian Open titles, beating Li Na 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 in a dramatic final on Saturday that contained a break for fireworks, two medical timeouts and a nasty fall to the court by Li.

26 Jan 2013 - 9:40pm

Azarenka grunt is music to Redfoo’s ears as he samples it in new song

Victoria Azarenka’s ear-piercing shrieking is not to everyone’s taste – but it’s gone down well with her reputed boyfriend, LMFAO musician Redfoo, who’s sampled it for a new song.

21 Jan 2013 - 3:12pm

Victoria Azarenka fends off Jamie Hampton in Australian Open

Third seed Serena Williams eased into the Australian Open fourth round yesterday, but defending champion Victoria Azarenka was made to work hard and play "ugly" to stay in the tournament.

20 Jan 2013 - 4:45am

Love is in the air at the Australian Open

Maria Sharapova and Grigor Dimitrov. Serena Williams and Patrick Mouratoglou. Victoria Azarenka and Stefan Gordy.

The three best female players in the world have something in common at the Australian Open - romance.

20 Jan 2013 - 4:45am

Serena Williams battles injury as Azarenka powers on

Five-time champion Serena Williams shrugged off an ankle injury to sweep into the Australian Open second round Tuesday where she was joined by world No 1 Victoria Azarenka.

Williams was coasting against Romanian Edina Gallovits-Hall in the first set when she landed heavily on her right ankle and went to ground and needed extensive treatment.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Serena, hungry and fresh, eyes calendar-year slam

No woman has come close to rivalling Serena Williams since she finished off her self-titled Serena Slam - capturing four consecutive major championships - by winning at Melbourne Park in 2003.

13 Jan 2013 - 7:06am