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Players Go Zombie At Monterrey Party

  The WTA player party in Monterrey Sunday night looked to be normal at the beginning. Caroline Wozniacki and Ana Ivanovic arrived, both looking lovely as ever. Players enjoyed food, dancing and entertainment at what looked like a very nice dinner. And then …. the zombies took over. I’m actually completely serious. They apparently had a makeup […]

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Pennetta, Djokovic Win 2014 Indian Wells Titles

The BNP Paribas Open ended with a bang on Sunday. What looked to be another title for Roger Federer saw Novak Djokovic turn things around in a third-set tiebreak, defeating Roger 6-3, 3-6, 7-6. Earlier, 32-year-old Flavia Pennetta defeated Aga Radwanska 6-2, 6-1, who was clearly hindered by an injury. Both were exciting finishes to what many continue […]

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Italy Wins 2013 Fed Cup

As expected, it was all Italy all weekend at the Fed Cup final in Cagliari. Team Italy of Francesca Schiavone, Flavia Pennetta, Sara Errani, Karin Knapp and Roberta Vinci overpowered the lesser Russian team for a well-deserved 4-0 victory. And they had fun the entire time along the way. Forza, ladies! (Photos: Reuters)

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Players Attend 2013 Rome Draw

Today in Rome, Andreas Seppi, Fabio Fognini, Flavia Pennetta, Roberta Vinci and Jelena Jankovic helped out at the tournament draw for the 2013 Internazionali BNL d’Italia. Re-watch the full draw in the making:

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Pennetta Def. Radwanska In S’Pore Final

Flavia Pennetta defeated Agnieszka Radwanska 6-4, 7-5 in the Singapore Women’s Tennis Exhibition today. After her win, Pennetta said: “I’m really happy because I didn’t expect to play that well. I am really happy about the way I played and also it’s the first time for me in Singapore and I was so surprised because […]

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Penneta, Radwanska Into S’Pore Exo Finals

Today at the Singapore women’s tennis exhibition, Flavia Pennetta knocked out favorite Sam Stosur 7-5, 6-7, 6-2 in 148 minutes. Later, Agnieszka Radwanska defeated Peng Shuai 6-3, 6-1 and will face Pennetta in the final. When asked about playing Radwanska in the finals, Flavia said: ”I think I will have to play really aggressively. She is […]

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Schiavone, Pennetta Defeat Williams Sisters In Milan

In front of over 11,000 fans in Milan, Flavia Pennetta and Francesca Schiavone won “La Grande Sfida” (Ultimate Challenge) exhibition against Venus and Serena Williams. First Serena defeated Flavia and then Francesca defeated Venus. In doubles, the victory went to the Williams sisters. Then, Flavia defeated Venus and finally, in the decisive match, Francesca defeated […]

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Pennetta Releases Autobiography: Dritto Al Cuore

Italy’s Flavia Pennetta released an autobiography this week called Dritto al Cuore, translation: Straight to the Heart. For 211 pages, Flavia talks about everything from her early family life to her love of tennis to her love of men. At 29 years old, Flavia talks about how she has traveled the world gaining the strength to achieve […]

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Photo And Video Of The Weekend: Delpanek & FlaviGise

I would be remiss not to share the below picture of Juan Martin del Potro and Radek Stepanek during their doubles semifinal match at the Erste Bank Open on Saturday. What were they doing, you ask? Maybe it was a pre-match strategy session, maybe they were waving the white flag to their opponents or maybe they […]

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Reflections: WTA Tour Doubles Besties End Year As The Best

After defeating Vania King and Yaroslava Shvedova 6-4, 6-4 to advance to the year-end finals, top seeds Gisela Dulko and Flavia Pennetta are one stop closer to capping off an extremely memorable year for the two. But no matter what Sunday’s result is, Dulko and Pennetta will finish the season as the WTA’s number 1-ranked […]

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