Category: Archive 2012

Tokyo 2012: Singles Quarterfinal

Sara is in the quarterfinals in Tokyo. In the 2nd round she played against Johanna Larsson, and although it didn’t come easily, especially in the 2nd set, she won in straight sets: 6-3, 7-6....

Tokyo 2012

After a short holiday, Sara is back on court this week, at the Toray Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo. As the 6th seed, she has a bye in the first round. In the 2nd...

US Open 2012: Doubles champions!

Last night, Sara and Roberta won their 2nd Grand Slam title of the year! They beat Hlavackova/Hradecka 6-4, 6-2. The first set was tough, and Sara was struggling to hold serve, but in the...

US Open 2012: Semifinal loss

Sara couldn’t pull off the surprise at the US Open and lost in the semifinal against Serena Williams: 1-6, 2-6. Despite the loss, and the numbers, Sara played a good match; Williams was simply...

US Open 2012: Doubles final

For the third time this year, Sara and Roberta are in a Grand Slam final! In the semifinal they beat the Spanish duo of Llagostera Vives and Martinez Sanchez in two sets: 6-3, 6-2....

US Open 2012: Semifinal!

Sara has made the semifinal at the US Open! She beat Roberta Vinci 6-2, 6-4. It was obvious that is was difficult for both of them to play against a good friend on such...

More about the US Open

Ubitennis has posted a few more articles about the US Open: here and here. They also posted the press clippings from the Italian press this morning. La Gazzetta dello Sport also posted an article,...