Latest Caroline Wozniacki Stories

2014-08-20 08:25:38

The primary languages of the women's tennis tour have expanded in recent years, with English, Spanish and French being joined by Russian and Chinese. But a new language is making inroads on the practice courts and in player restaurants, and even in the later rounds of important tournaments: Polish. -- New York Times NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the past five years, once a year top tennis players from Poland and of Polish descent meet at the Polish Consulate in its...

2011-03-25 22:43:00

MIAMI, March 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Friday evening at the Sony Ericsson Open, the tennis family came together for a special fundraising event for the victims of the Japan earthquake and tsunami disaster, dubbed "Tennis for Japan", featuring the stars of the WTA and the ATP World Tour. Kim Clijsters, Robin Soderling, Vera Zvonareva, and many others, including Japan's Kei Nishikori, Kimiko Date-Krumm, and Ayumi Morita, walked through the stands of the Stadium Court to collect donations...

2011-01-10 08:11:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- See video from adidas at: http://www.thenewsmarket.com/Releases/StoryDetailPage.aspx?GUID=9c1a46f7-0a18-440e-8ef1-df3004b57e7a&lr=ls adidas launches the new adidas by Stella McCartney Spring Summer 2011 collection and toasts tennis player, Caroline Wozniacki, for her world number 1 ranking. Since the U.S. Open in 2009 Caroline has been the exclusive face of the adidas by Stella McCartney tennis collection. This year, she proudly secured the...

2010-11-30 07:30:00

PALM DESERT, Calif., Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Guthy-Renker announced today that the world's No. 1 tennis champion, Caroline Wozniacki, has signed on to share her real life experience with America's leading acne solution. Why Proactiv®? As an athlete, Caroline turned to Proactiv for an effective solution for her acne because she doesn't have the option to cover up blemishes with heavy makeup when she's on the court. (Photo:...

2009-10-04 13:52:14

Top seeds Dinara Safina of Russia and American Serena Williams posted straight-set victories Sunday in the first-round of the China Open in Beijing. Safina, the No. 1 seed, eliminated Roberta Vinci of Italy 6-4, 6-4 and Williams, seeded second, defeated Kaia Kanepi of Estonia 7-5, 6-4. Three seeded Russian players were among others who advanced. Fourth-seeded Elena Dementieva whipped Germany's Anna-Lena Groenefeld 6-4, 6-4, sixth-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova outlasted China's Jie Zheng 7-6...

2009-09-29 12:04:53

No. 3-seeded Elena Dementieva was defeated Tuesday at Tokyo's $2 million Pan Pacific Open, which has lost its top six seeds in second-round play. Top seeds Dinara Safina and Venus Williams were among upset victims in Monday's play while Dementieva, No. 4-seeded Carolina Wozniacki and sixth-seeded Vera Zvonareva were out of the draw by the end of play Tuesday. Dementieva was defeated 6-2, 6-7 (3-7), 6-1 by qualifier Kateryna Bondarenko. She hurt her chances with 11 double faults and Bondarenko...

2009-09-21 07:09:03

Dinara Safina continues to hold the No. 1 women's ranking but countrywoman Svetlana Kuznetsova slipped two places in the Top Ten this week. Safina's lead over second-ranked Serena Williams narrowed to 533 points with No. 3 Venus Williams another 1,162 points behind her sister to control the top of the rankings. Kuznetsova, one of three Russians in the Top 10, is 8-6 since beating Safina in the finals at Wimbledon and dropped two spots in rankings released Monday, going from fourth to sixth....

2009-09-14 08:51:16

The upset-filled U.S. Open caused a shake-up in women's tennis rankings with champion Kim Clijsters going from unranked to No. 19 Monday. Clijsters, 26, recently returned from a 27-month break from competitive tennis and grabbed the second Grand Slam title of her career with a win Sunday against Caroline Wozniacki. Considering only three Top 10 players made it to the Open's quarterfinals, the rankings could have been changed more but Dinara Safina remained No. 1 followed by Serena Williams...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.