Tag: CAROLINE WOZNIACKI
The 15th seed shook off her slow start, rallying from 2-4 down in the opening set to book her second-round berth in 90 minutes.
Angelique Kerber, Simona Halep and Karolina Pliskova reach the Eastbourne championships quarterfinals, but defending champion Caroline Wozniacki gets trounced by eighth seed Aryna Sabalenka.
Caroline Wozniacki has failed to win a match on red clay this year.
The win breaks a 2-year drought for the 8th seeded American, who claims her 4th career title.
Danish Caroline Wozniacki defeated Croatia's Petra Martic, making her first final of the year at the Charleston Open.
It completed another bad day for organisers who lost their main attraction on the eve of the tournament, Naomi Osaka.
Sharapova bundled Wozniacki out of the tournament 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 to claim her biggest scalp since returning from a drugs ban in 2017.
There is no love lost between the two.
Wozniacki came out of the blocks quickly, leaving Larsson reeling as she conceded only two points on the way to a 3-0 lead.
Nadal cruised into round two of the year's opening major 6-4, 6-3, 7-5 against Australian wildcard James Duckworth.
Wozniacki begins her tournament on Monday against Alison van Uytvanck of Belgium, ranked 51st in the world, a player she describes as "tricky" and aggressive.
Karolína Plíšková beat Caroline Wozniacki 6-2, 6-4, and in doing so got revenge for her loss to Wozniacki at last year's WTA Finals.
Kerber and Osaka are the top seeds in the Red Group with the German opening her campaign on Monday against Halep's replacement Kiki Bertens.
Wozniacki, who claimed her maiden Grand Slam title at the Australian Open in January, also said she was looking to carry the momentum of a strong end to the season through to a second successive WTA Finals title triumph in Singapore next week.
Caroline Wozniacki defeated Anastasija Sevastova 6-3 6-3 in the China Open final to claim her third title of the season.
Caroline Wozniacki and Petra Kvitová are the fourth and fifth players to qualify for the WTA Finals.
After beating Caroline Wozniacki, Camila Giorgi will next play against Victoria Azarenka in the Pan Pacific Open quarterfinals.
Caroline Wozniacki lost to Lesia Tsurenko, meaning that Wozniacki was knocked out of the US Open in the second round for the second straight year.
The Dane needed less than 90 minutes to get past the Australian, who committed 34 unforced errors and eight double faults.
Wozniacki was replaced in the draw by Belgian lucky loser Ysaline Bonaventure.
Johanna Konta beat Aleksandra Krunić in the second round of the Nature Valley International, and will next play against Caroline Wozniacki.
Caroline Wozniacki and Garbiñe Muguruza were beaten in the third round of the Mutua Madrid Open, but Simona Halep remained in contention by beating Kristýna Plíšková.
Caroline Wozniacki, Karolína Plíšková, and Maria Sharapova all advanced to the last 16 of the Mutua Madrid Open.
Caroline Wozniacki's victory over Ekaterina Alexandrova set her up for a second-round match against either Kirsten Flipkens or Sara Errani.
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