Showing posts with label Julia Goerges. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Julia Goerges. Show all posts

Saturday, February 3, 2018

Mladenovic vs Kvitova in St Petersburg final

Mladenovic vs Kvitova in St Petersburg final

Kristina Mladenovic defeated Daria Kasatkina 3-6, 6-3, 6-2 to set up St Petersburg Ladies Trophy final with Petra Kvitova.

Mladenovic, the defending champion, needed two hours 17 minutes to record her second win in as many head-to-head meetings.

"I want to give a big credit to Daria she played an amazing match," Mladenovic said after the match. "It was a physically tough battle with plenty of variations and a tough mental battle for both of us.

Friday, February 2, 2018

Video: Alize Cornet v Julia Goerges match highlights (2R) | Australian Open 2018

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Video: Alize Cornet v Julia Goerges match highlights (2R) | Australian Open 2018

Alize Cornet's match highlights against Julia Goerges in the second round of the Australian Open 2018.

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Goerges storms past Sakkari in St Petersburg

Goerges storms past Sakkari in St Petersburg

Julia Goerges defeated Maria Sakkari 6-2 7-6 to reach the second round of St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy.

Goerges fired 37 winners, including 10 aces, and faced only two break points in a convincing victory in her first meeting with Sakkari.

"I just wanted to focus on my game and be aggressive on my shots," Goerges said. "I know she's a very good mover and she'll make you see a lot of balls and I just tried to make sure that I was aggressive and taking charge of the game."

Monday, January 29, 2018

Video: Julia Goerges on court interview (1R) | Australian Open 2018

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Video: Julia Goerges on court interview (1R) | Australian Open 2018

Julia Goerges speaks following her first-round victory on Day 1.

Video: Julia Goerges press conference (1R) | Australian Open 2018

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Video: Julia Goerges press conference (1R) | Australian Open 2018

Julia Goerges speaks to the press following her first round victory on Day 1.

Sunday, January 28, 2018

Video: Sofia Kenin v Julia Goerges match highlights (1R) | Australian Open 2018

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Video: Sofia Kenin v Julia Goerges match highlights (1R) | Australian Open 2018

Highlights from Goerges victory over Kenin in round one at the 2018 Australian Open.

Monday, January 8, 2018

Goerges withdraws from Sydney with injury after Auckland win

Goerges withdraws from Sydney with injury after Auckland win
Goerges withdraws from Sydney with injury after Auckland win

Julia Goerges withdrew from the Sydney International just hours after defeating Caroline Wozniacki in the WTA Auckland Classic final Sunday, joining a growing list of injury concerns for star players at the Australian Open.

Organisers of the Sydney tournament, a warm-up for the first Grand Slam of the year, said the 29-year-old had pulled out with a right knee injury.

Goerges beats Wozniacki to win ASB Classic

Goerges beats Wozniacki to win ASB Classic
Goerges beats Wozniacki to win ASB Classic

Julia Goerges beat Caroline Wozniacki 6-4, 7-6 in the final of the WTA Tour's ASB Classic, a day after Wozniacki rose to the No. 2 world ranking.

Georges won her last two tournaments of 2017 and extended her winning streak to 14 matches when she claimed the Auckland singles title for the first time at her ninth attempt, and after two previous finals appearances.

"It's not about only winning here but it's about my consistency in the last weeks and months," Goerges said. "That's just making me proud and I'm just enjoying every moment of it."

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Goerges wins Kremlin Cup title

Goerges wins Kremlin Cup title

Julia Goerges clinched a career third WTA title with a straight-sets romp over Daria Kasatkina of Russia in the final of the Kremlin Cup on Saturday.

The seventh-seeded German prevailed 6-1, 6-2 in one hour six minutes to chalk up her third victory over the 20-year-old Kasatkina in their fifth head-to-head meeting.

"I just feel amazing," Goerges said on court after the match. "I've been working hard for this moment. I'm so happy and so emotional right now.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Videos: 2017 Citi Open Final Ekaterina Makarova vs Julia Goerges

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Videos: 2017 Citi Open Final Ekaterina Makarova vs Julia Goerges


Monday, June 26, 2017

Video: Sevastova vs Goerges 2017 Mallorca Open Final WTA Highlights

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Video: Anastasija Sevastova vs Julia Goerges 2017 Mallorca Open Final WTA Highlights

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Video: Goerges vs Bellis 2017 Mallorca Open Semifinals WTA Highlights

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Video: Julia Goerges vs CiCi Bellis 2017 Mallorca Open Semifinals WTA Highlights

Sunday, May 28, 2017

Video: Muguruza vs Goerges 2017 Rome Round of 16 WTA Highlights

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Video: Garbine Muguruza vs Julia Goerges 2017 Rome Round of 16 WTA Highlights

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Video: ASB Classic Quarterfinals Shot of the Day | Julia Goerges

Video: ASB Classic Quarterfinals Shot of the Day | Julia Goerges

Friday, October 28, 2016

Video: Garcia/Mladenovic vs Goerges/Pliskova Doubles Highlights | 2016 WTA Finals Singapore

Video: Garcia/Mladenovic vs Goerges/Pliskova Doubles Highlights | 2016 WTA Finals Singapore

Caroline Garcia/Kristina Mladenovic defeat Julia Goerges/Karolina Pliskova at the 2016 WTA Finals Singapore.

Monday, October 15, 2012

Azarenka wins Generali Ladies title in Linz


Azarenka wins Generali Ladies title in Linz

Victoria Azarenka defeated Julia Goerges 6-3, 6-4 to win the 2012 Generali Ladies Linz title.

Azarenka broke Goerges in the opening game and again at 5-3 to take the first set.

Vika won 12 consecutive points early in the second set to help build a 5-0 lead.

Goerges earned and converted her first break point when Azarenka was serving for the match at 5-1. She broke Azarenka again to make it 5-4.

"At 5-0 it felt like such a comfortable lead. I think I won seven games in a row at that point. But then Julia just went for her shots, and I kind of misjudged the situation," Azarenka said. "I felt like the match was already in my hands, but Julia is such an unpredictable player, and the momentum can turn around really quickly with her, and it did. I wasn't really expecting to have such a change."

Monday, May 14, 2012

Ivanovic beats Kuznetsova at Italian Open, Kerber and Goerges also winners

Ivanovic beats Kuznetsova at Italian Open, Kerber and Goerges also winners

Ana Ivanovic beat Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-4, 6-3 to advance to the second round at the Italian Open 2012 in Rome.

"It was tough out there today, but it was the same for both of us" said Ivanovic. "I just tried to move and to adjust and really tried to look at the ball and move forward. It was difficult at times and the gusts of wind would come out of nowhere, but it was a good match."

Ivanovic is approaching the top 10 again and she attributes part of her turnaround to her coach, Nigel Sears.

"He is very calm and I am a perfectionist and sometimes I try to do too much at the same time, and so he is very reasonable when he comes on to the court ... so this helps me to calm down a lot," Ivanovic said.

Friday, May 4, 2012

Videos: Close-ups with tennis pros in Stuttgart


Videos: Close-ups with tennis pros in Stuttgart

The "Porsche Panamera Shuttle" reveals everything about Victoria Azarenka, Vera Zvonareva, Sabine Lisicki and Julia Goerges...


Thursday, March 22, 2012

Photos: Clijsters v Goerges at Miami Open 2012

Photos: Clijsters v Goerges at Miami Open 2012

Enjoy the following tennis pictures of Kim Clijsters of Belguim and Julia Goerges of Germany during their second round match on Day 4 of the Sony Ericsson Open in Miami... The former world number 1 claimes the win in straight sets...

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Azarenka and Sharapova advance at Indian Wells

Azarenka and Sharapova advance at Indian Wells

Victoria Azarenka crushed Julia Goerges 6-3, 6-1 while Maria Sharapova routed Roberta Vinci 6-2, 6-1 to reach the quarterfinals of the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells.

Azarenka broke Goerges three times in each set before sealing victory with an ace to end the match in just over an hour on the showpiece stadium court.

The Australian Open champion next plays Agnieszka Radwanska, who advanced when Jamie Hampton retired with cramping in the third set trailing 3-6, 6-4, 3-0.

Sharapova, who will face the winner of the match between Maria Kirilenko and Nadia Petrova in the next round, broke Vinci six times before completing victory in just over an hour.