Tag Archives: CHINA OPEN


Osaka sets up quarter-final clash with Andreescu in Beijing

10 October, 2019 8:51 pm 8:51 pm

BEIJING (Reuters) – Fourth seed Naomi Osaka beat American Alison Riske 6-4 6-0 in the China Open in Beijing on Thursday to set up a quarter-final clash with US Open champion Bianca Andreescu. Osaka, who won the Pan Pacific Open in Japan last month, converted five of eight break points and won the final 10 … Read More

Tennis player Basilashvili sets up Beijing showdown with Del Potro

10 October, 2018 8:41 am 8:41 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – Unseeded Nikoloz Basilashvili beat Briton Kyle Edmund 7-6(6) 6-4 in the China Open semi-finals to set up a title clash with top seed Juan Martin del Potro. Basilashvili sent down seven aces and won 78 percent of points on his powerful first serve to prevail in 98 minutes and move into Sunday’s … Read More

Tennis player Kvitova and Svitolina make early exits in China

09 September, 2018 9:22 am 9:22 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – Unseeded Australian Daria Gavrilova upset fifth seed Petra Kvitova, of the Czech Republic, 6-2 6-1 in the first round of the China Open as Serbia’s Aleksandra Krunic showed stunning powers of recovery to pull off her own shock win over sixth seed Elina Svitolina. Kvitova was undermined by her own inconsistency, making … Read More