China's Zheng Jie wins Auckland title

China's Zheng Jie wins Auckland title
AP AUCKLAND, New Zealand—Unseeded Zheng Jie won the ASB Classic for her fourth career singles title and first since 2006 when Flavia Pennetta retired because of a back injury in the third set Sunday. The 28-year-old Chinese player was leading 2-6, 6-3 …
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Elena Baltacha loses to Irina-Camelia Begu in Hobart
Baltacha, who exited last week's ASB Classic in Auckland in round two, put up a decent fight in the second set. But the Scot could capitalise on only two of six break points against the 21-year-old from Bucharest. Begu, who is ranked 11 places above …
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Kuznetsova turns tables on youngster
No.3 seed Svetlana Kuznetsova has turned the tables on young American Christina McHale with a lop-sided tennis victory in the ASB Classic in Auckland. The two-time grand slam singles champion had lost her two previous meetings with the 19-year-old …
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Jelena Dokic makes early exit from ASB Classic in Auckland
Jelena Dokic racked up 52 errors in her match against Mona Barthel at the ASB Classic. Picture: Getty Images Source: Herald Sun AUSTRALIAN Jelena Dokic paid for a rash of unforced errors to make a first-round exit from the ASB Classic in Auckland. …
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