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Victória Fyódorovna Azárenka is a Belarusian professional tennis player. She is a former world Azarenka and her most recent former boyfriend Billy McKeague have one . This was Azarenka's first Tier I or Premier Mandatory event title. . as the sixth seed, but lost to Daniela Hantuchová in the first round in three sets. After defeating Daniela Hantuchova in the quarterfinals on Wednesday evening, Azarenka revealed she has been listening to Motown tunes to. year-old Daniela Hantuchova has gone from her highest ranking at number five to is gorgeous enough to show her almost naked bod but who is she currently dating? LMFAO Redfoo is Victoria Azarenka's Boyfriend.
She lost in the quarterfinal to Barbara Rittner, 7—6, 1—6, 2—6. Her final tournament of the year was the Advanta Championships of Philadelphia. In the first round, she beat Alexandra Stevensonwho retired injured after the end of the first set. In the second round, she lost to Nathalie Tauziat. She automatically qualified for the Australian Open but lost to Anna Kournikova in the first round.
She received a wildcard for the Miami Masters but lost in the first round. They reached the semifinals, where they lost to second seeds Cara Black and Elena Likhovtseva. At Wimbledon the week after, she beat Oremans in a rematch in the first round and lost to Venus Williams in the second round. In the final, they faced Mike Bryan and Liezel Huberwinning 4—6, 6—3, 6—2.
At the Zurich Openshe won three qualifying matches, beat Meghann Shaughnessy and Barbara Schett and lost to eventual winner Lindsay Davenport in the quarterfinal, 6—3, 1—6, 1—6.
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She also played in the doubles with Elena Bovinareaching her second final of the year. They were unsuccessful, however, losing to Bianka Lamade and Patty Schnyder 3—6, 3—6.
In the singlesshe was seeded thirty-second and lost in the third round to second seed Venus Williams, 6—3, 0—6, 4—6. It was her first WTA tournament win and she was the lowest-ranked player to ever win the event. She had more success in the doubles. She then entered the French Open as the eleventh seed, losing to former champion Monica Seles in the fourth round. In the mixed doublesshe and Kevin Ullyett reached the quarterfinals. In June she played at the Eastbourne International, reaching the semifinals in the singles and the doubles.
At Wimbledonshe again reached the singles quarterfinals, beating only to be beaten by the eventual champion, Serena Williams. In the doublesshe partnered with former world No. In the mixed doublesshe and Ullyett reached their second Grand Slam final of the year. This time, they were unsuccessful, losing to Mahesh Bhupathi and Elena Likhovtseva2—6, 6—1, 1—6.
Her US Open Series season was modest, as she lost in the second rounds of San Diego and Los Angeles, after having first-round byes in both tournaments.
She then went on to reach the quarterfinals of Zurich, losing to eventual champion Patty Schnyder in three tight sets, and the semifinals in Linz, and winning both of her singles rubbers in the Fed Cup final. This impressive season amassed her enough points to compete at the prestigious annual Tour Championships, losing in the first round to 17th ranked Magdalena Maleeva2—6, 5—7. She made her sixth quarterfinal at her next event in Amelia Island, losing to eventual champion Dementieva, 0—6, 1—6.
Following the Fed Cup, she again made it to the quarterfinals for the seventh time of the year at the Tier I Berlin tournament, losing to Kim Clijsters, 0—6, 3—6.
Some theorized that the media's continued interest regarding her weight and the pressure of success at 19 years of age, in addition to her on-court breakdown and her parents' divorce, as well as her coach's walking out in the middle of the match, led to this breakdown.
Further signs of the pressure and problems she was facing during this period was that, in July, she made herself unavailable for Slovakia in the Fed Cup, in order to concentrate on her singles career, and in November she parted company with Sears. At Tokyo, however, she garnered her thus far only victory over Maria Sharapova in the second round, falling to Davenport, 2—6, 2—6, in the quarterfinals.
She finished the year ranked no. She finished 1—4 against top players overall, the sole victory over Mauresmo. Following that, she made her first quarterfinal of the year in Tokyo for the second straight year, losing to Kuznetsova, 6—7, 6—7. At her next event, she reached the semifinals in Doha, losing to Sharapova, 2—6, 4—6.
Then, she made another quarterfinal at her next tournament in Dubai, losing to Serena Williams, 4—6, 3—6. At Dubai also, in the first round, she garnered her tenth top victory over No. She won the mixed doubles, completing a career grand slam in mixed doubles.
She has largely retired from the mixed doubles since then, saying that she "felt like it's time to move on and focus on my singles. She lost to Davenport in the semifinals. She continued this form at the Australian Open with her third-round 6—1, 7—6 victory over defending champion and seven-time Grand Slam winner Serena Williams, who had entered the tournament with a lack of match practice and questions over her fitness. She lost to fourth-seeded Maria Sharapova in straight sets in the fourth round.
Prior to the clay-court season, she parted company for a second time and permanently with Sears. She then played her first Fed Cup matches for Slovakia in almost three years. She won her first three matches but in the semifinals, she fell to fifth seed Elena Dementieva. At the Australian Openshe was seeded seventh. In the fourth round against ninth seed Vera Zvonareva she rallied to win, but lost to Serena Williams in the quarterfinal. Azarenka was up a set and four games before Williams came back to win in three sets.
In the final, she lost to defending champion Venus Williams. At the Sony Ericsson Openwhere she was the defending champion and fourth seed, she lost in fourth round to 14th seed and eventual champion Kim Clijsters. This was the fourth match in the five tournaments this year that Azarenka lost to eventual champions.
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Seeded third at the Family Circle Cupshe had to retire from her first match while leading against qualifier Christina McHale.
At the French Opencoming back from injury, Azarenka was defeated in the first round by unseeded Gisela Dulko. As she reached the quarterfinals inthis loss caused Azarenka to drop to world No.
Azarenka was unseeded at the Aegon International. Still struggling with injuries, Azarenka fell to qualifier Ekaterina Makarova in the final. The defeat dropped Azarenka to world No. I just don't like to look for excuses, you know, the lights, the fans, I don't know everything.
To me, I'm just very disappointed with the way I played. Azarenka defeated Maria Sharapova in the final, after defeating top seed Samantha Stosur in the semifinals, to win her first title since April The win propelled Azarenka to world No.
Despite being the favourite to win the Mercury Insurance OpenAzarenka withdrew to recover from a right shoulder injury. There were concerns that the cause of the fall was heat-related. Azarenka was taken to a local hospital for treatment and was diagnosed with a concussion after hitting her head whilst warming up before the match during a sprint exercise. Azarenka re-entered the Top 10 after this run. At the Kremlin Cup Azarenka, as the second seed, defeated Maria Kirilenko in the final, coming back from 4—0 down in the second set to win her fifth career title.
In her first round-robin match, Azarenka lost to Vera Zvonarevaand then lost to Kim Clijsters in her second match. This assured that she did not qualify for the semifinals. Azarenka ended the year as world No. Azarenka then took part in a charitable exhibition match in mid-November with Caroline Wozniackibeating the Dane at the Sports Palace in her hometown of Minsk.
At the Australian Open Azarenka was seeded eighth. She lost to the ninth seed and eventual finalist, Li Na in the fourth round. Azarenka partnered with Maria Kirilenko in the women's doubles event, but the pair lost to Gisela Dulko and Flavia Pennetta in the final.
Azarenka then travelled to Israel to compete in Fed Cup. Belarus beat Croatia, Austria, and Greece in the group stage, without losing a match. Azarenka playing at the Australian Open Azarenka's next tournament was the Dubai Tennis Championshipswhere she was seeded 7th. She lost to Flavia Pennetta in the third round. She retired in the quarterfinals against world No. Azarenka then competed at the Sony Ericsson Open as the eighth seed.
She reached her second final at the event, where she defeated sixteenth seed Maria Sharapova to win the title. At the Andalucia Tennis ExperienceAzarenka was the top seed and dropped only fourteen games on her way to the final. She defeated Irina-Camelia Begu in the final. Azarenka's victory, and Samantha Stosur 's inability to defend her points at Charleston, ensured that Azarenka would reach a career high of world No.
She then participated in Belarus' 5—0 win over Estonia in the Fed Cup. In her next tournament the Porsche Tennis Grand PrixAzarenka retired after winning the first set of her first match, ending her match winning streak.
At the Madrid MastersAzarenka was seeded fourth. Azarenka then reached the quarterfinals of the Internazionali BNL d'Italia in Rome, where she was up a set before retiring to eventual champion Maria Sharapova. She lost to Li Na in the quarterfinals.
Azarenka was the fourth seed at the Wimbledon Championships. She followed that up with an easy victory over Tamira Paszekadvancing to the semifinals of a Grand Slam for the first time. Her next tournament was the Bank of the West Classicwhere she was the defending champion and top seed. Azarenka was ousted by th-ranked Marina Erakovic from New Zealand in the second round. Despite her 'horrible match' in singles, Azarenka claimed the doubles title with partner Kirilenko. The next tournament Azarenka played was the Rogers Cupwhere she was seeded fourth.
Azarenka reached the doubles final with Kirilenko, but the team was forced to withdraw because of a hand injury to Azarenka. Azarenka's next tournament was the US Openwhere she was seeded fourth. She made it to the third round, where she was defeated by 28th seed and eventual runner-up Serena Williams.
In doing so she qualified for the year-end championships in Istanbul. The Belarusian participated in the China Openthe last of the four mandatory events foras the second seed.
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She defeated Polona Hercog in the second round, after receiving a first-round bye. She then withdrew from the tournament citing a right foot strain.
She secured the move to the semifinals despite her loss in three sets to Marion Bartolia substitute for Maria Sharapova. First Major title, two Olympic medals and world No. She defeated the defending champion Li Na in three sets. In the quarterfinals, Azarenka faced a sterner test against world No.
After a nervous start Azarenka proceeded to win the last nine games to win the title. Her first tournament as world number one was the Qatar Total Open. She won her third title of the year in Doha, defeating Samantha Stosur in the final. Azarenka planned to compete at the Dubai Tennis Championships.
However, after a bye in the first round, she withdrew from the tournament due to an ankle injury. In a re-run of the Australian Open decider, her opponent in the final was world No. Her record for consecutive wins was 26—0. Azarenka won an Olympic bronze medal during the Summer Olympics.
Azarenka would then face world No.