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#1 Posted : Sunday, October 09, 2011 10:53:15 PM(UTC)
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Kremlin Cup Kremlin Cup 


Monday 17th October Day 1 British Eurosport (10:00-13:45 BST daily) 


Expect more coverage from NTV+ , Russia2, etc.


 





LastnameFirstnameSE WTA Tour Single Ranking for 11.10.10Single Race to the SE Championship for 11.10.10
 


 
1
ZVONAREVA
Vera
5
61
Russia
 


 
2
RADWANSKA
Agnieszka
8
8
Poland
 


 
3
STOSUR
Samantha
10
---
Australia
 


 
4
BARTOLI
Marion
11
10
France
 


 
5
SCHIAVONE
Francesca
12
11
Italy
 


 
6
JANKOVIC
Jelena
13
14
Serbia
 


 
7
KUZNETSOVA
Svetlana
19
19
Russia
 


 
8
VINCI
Roberta
20
20
Italy
 


 
9
CIBULKOVA
Dominika
23
21
Slovakia
 


 
10
SAFAROVA
Lucie
27
27
Czech Republic
 


 
11
MARTINEZ SANCHEZ
Maria Jose
29
32
Spain
 


 
12
PETROVA
Nadia
30
31
Russia
 


 
13
GAJDOSOVA
Jarmila
31
29
Australia
 


 
14
BONDARENKO
Alona
36
37
Ukraine
 


 
15
PERVAK
Ksenia
38
37
Russia
 


 
16
HERCOG
Polona
40
35
Slovenia
 


 
17
ZAKOPALOVA
Klara
41
40
Czech Republic
 


 
18
KANEPI
Kaia
43
42
Estonia
 


 
19
VESNINA
Elena
43
67
Russia
 


 
20
ERRANI
Sara
47
45
Italy
 


 
21
PIRONKOVA
Tsvetana
49
50
Bulgaria



 


http://www.kremlincup.ru/index_en.html 

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#2 Posted : Wednesday, October 12, 2011 9:39:55 AM(UTC)
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Training at the Kremlin Cup 2011 (Posted by Misty at tennisforum)


"That's the way the world works... right now." --Maria Sharapova at 17
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#3 Posted : Thursday, October 13, 2011 10:15:40 AM(UTC)
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Voskoboeva: Kremlin Cup - a tournament for the soul





Voskoboeva: Kremlin Cup - a tournament for the soul

On her return from injury, successful performance in the second half of the season, working with Alina Jidkova and dream about the Olympics - in an exclusive interview with Galina Voskoboeva.




But when I got on the court, inside was quiet. The fight was almost equal, we both played very well. I just do not have enough luck in some moments. I can not say that I played poorly. There were two tie-breaks, and I have had the opportunity to finish them in their favor. Alas, she was more fortunate. - At the contest in Toronto, you in turn defeated Marion Bartoli, Flavia Pennetta and Maria Sharapova! - Yeah, I was qualified and asked Alina: "Well, who's got me in the first round?" She answered - "Bartoli" ... ( laughs ). This is the most difficult option to start the circle that could be. I say, "Okay, now what do" ( laughs ). Came out, played very well. As for Pennetta, it is also a heavy player, she is consistently in the top 20 and is no worse than the French. Match was extremely difficult, three-set. But with Sharapova me to some degree most like to fight. I watched as she plays with Yovanovski, they had a smooth fight. - Why would beat Sharapova this? - ( laughs ). I do not know, I've played with it before. Then we also had a very close match. At Doha in 2008, I was unable to believe in myself, so I wanted to repeat the match. - How are you feeling right now after last year's health problems? - Now, of course, easier to play. At the moment, my thoughts are built around the tennis issues: how to build a workout at a tournament to go, etc. It's much nicer than when you have a sore hand and you do not know whether to play the match to end or be removed. We have to think, what to miss the tournament, with a start, and you've got there some other points are burning, somewhere must be protected, etc. The constant hassle from which, fortunately, at this moment is fenced. Now I'm a little better, because I can concentrate on the game. - At the moment you stand at the threshold of the top 50. The next year, which outlined the purpose - to get into the top 30, top 20 or top 10?You do in the first half of the year do not have to defend. - Honestly, this season I went to court and just enjoy their game against impact, on how I run on a good court with strong contender.
  
Once I had it all turns out well, but I still did not set out any problems and about what such a wonder, then next year I will not plan anything. At the moment I'm just happy about the process itself. Well, I'll go to Australia, as well ( laughs )! Big event, great players, so I will try to play nice. 
What to take with these points? They jump up and down constantly. Of course, I want to climb in the ranking as high as possible. But this year I proved that if you play well, then after a while he comes, and it is not necessary to go in cycles. - The following season, the Olympics. You play for Kazakhstan, and, judging by your rating, you reach there. Already, there are some special feelings about it, or until the event is still very far away? - Olympics - a competition in which every athlete wants to participate. I also would like very much to the same is the tournament that takes place only once every four years. Of course, I want to go to London to play as best as possible and, perhaps, to compete for a medal. But while this is not so close. We are now in anticipation of something special, but so far it has not been specifically think (smiling).


http://www.championat.co...ennis/article-98944.html 
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#4 Posted : Friday, October 14, 2011 2:51:36 PM(UTC)
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KC qualifying starts, Saturday.


http://www.wtatennis.com.../posting/2011/730/OP.pdf 


MAIN DRAW is up:


http://www.wtatennis.com...posting/2011/730/MDS.pdf 


All-Russia, all the way!!! :bash: ДАВАЙ РОССЙЯ!!! 



Kremlin Cup Kremlin Cup 


Expect streams via NTV+, Russia2 & Eurosport. (TTC US quarters thru final) 


Mon 17th Oct Day 1 British Eurosport (10:00-13:45, 15:30-17:15 BST) (GMT+1)


Tue 18th Oct Day 2 British Eurosport (10:00-13:45, 17:30-19:15)

Wed 19th Oct Day 3 British Eurosport (10:00-13:45, 17:35-19:25)

Thu 20th Oct Rnd16 British Eurosport & HD (10:00-13:45, 17:30-19:15)

Fri 21st Oct Qtrs  British Eurosport & HD (10:00-13:45, 16:00-17:15)

Sat 22nd Oct Semis British Eurosport & HD (10:00-13:45)

(Semi Finals ATP Tour - Moscow British Eurosport (13:45-17:45)

Sun 23rd Oct Final British Eurosport & HD (09:45-11:45)

(Final ATP Tour - Moscow British Eurosport (11:45-13:45)


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#5 Posted : Sunday, October 16, 2011 11:01:45 AM(UTC)
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Kremlin Cup Kremlin Cup 


Expect streams via NTV+, Russia2 & Eurosport. (TTC US quarters thru final) 


Eurosport probably showing Monday: Kanepi v Errani, fol by Vinci v Dushevina. Eve match: Petrova v Rodina


http://www.wtatennis.com.../posting/2011/730/OP.pdf 


Davaiii, Russia-girlz!!! :bash: ДАВАЙ РОССЙЯ!!!


Mon 17th Oct Day 1 British Eurosport (10:00-13:45, 15:30-17:15 BST) 


Tue 18th Oct Day 2 British Eurosport (10:00-13:45, 17:30-19:15)

Wed 19th Oct Day 3 British Eurosport (10:00-13:45, 17:35-19:25)

Thu 20th Oct Rnd16 British Eurosport & HD (10:00-13:45, 17:30-19:15)

Fri 21st Oct Qtrs  British Eurosport & HD (10:00-13:45, 16:00-17:15)

Sat 22nd Oct Semis British Eurosport & HD (10:00-13:45)

(Semi Finals ATP Tour - Moscow British Eurosport (13:45-17:45)

Sun 23rd Oct Final British Eurosport & HD (09:45-11:45)

(Final ATP Tour - Moscow British Eurosport (11:45-13:45)

 

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#6 Posted : Sunday, October 16, 2011 2:59:48 PM(UTC)
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Kremlin Cup Kremlin Cup 


Expect streams via NTV+, Russia2 & Eurosport. (TTC US quarters thru final) 


Eurosport probably showing Monday: Kanepi v Errani, fol by Vinci v Dushevina. Eve match: Petrova v Rodina


http://www.wtatennis.com.../posting/2011/730/OP.pdf 


Davaiii, Russia-girlz!!! :bash: ДАВАЙ РОССЙЯ!!!


Mon 17th Oct Day 1 British Eurosport (10:00-13:45, 15:30-17:15 BST) 


Tue 18th Oct Day 2 British Eurosport (10:00-13:45, 17:30-19:15)

Wed 19th Oct Day 3 British Eurosport (10:00-13:45, 17:35-19:25)

Thu 20th Oct Rnd16 British Eurosport & HD (10:00-13:45, 17:30-19:15)

Fri 21st Oct Qtrs  British Eurosport & HD (10:00-13:45, 16:00-17:15)

Sat 22nd Oct Semis British Eurosport & HD (10:00-13:45)

(Semi Finals ATP Tour - Moscow British Eurosport (13:45-17:45)

Sun 23rd Oct Final British Eurosport & HD (09:45-11:45)

(Final ATP Tour - Moscow British Eurosport (11:45-13:45)

 



 


do you know if there is some livestream on the net ???


i had saw that tokyo were .


 


ah oups sorry it was a old link about wimbledon on ustream.

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#7 Posted : Sunday, October 16, 2011 3:39:36 PM(UTC)
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Kremlin Cup Kremlin Cup 


Expect streams via NTV+, Russia2 & Eurosport. (TTC US quarters thru final) 


Eurosport probably showing Monday: Kanepi v Errani, fol by Vinci v Dushevina. Eve match: Petrova v Rodina


http://www.wtatennis.com.../posting/2011/730/OP.pdf 


Davaiii, Russia-girlz!!! :bash: ДАВАЙ РОССЙЯ!!!


Mon 17th Oct Day 1 British Eurosport (10:00-13:45, 15:30-17:15 BST) 


Tue 18th Oct Day 2 British Eurosport (10:00-13:45, 17:30-19:15)

Wed 19th Oct Day 3 British Eurosport (10:00-13:45, 17:35-19:25)

Thu 20th Oct Rnd16 British Eurosport & HD (10:00-13:45, 17:30-19:15)

Fri 21st Oct Qtrs  British Eurosport & HD (10:00-13:45, 16:00-17:15)

Sat 22nd Oct Semis British Eurosport & HD (10:00-13:45)

(Semi Finals ATP Tour - Moscow British Eurosport (13:45-17:45)

Sun 23rd Oct Final British Eurosport & HD (09:45-11:45)

(Final ATP Tour - Moscow British Eurosport (11:45-13:45)

 



 


do you know if there is some livestream on the net ???


i had saw that shangai was .


 


ah oups sorry it was a old link about wimbledon.



Hi, no-username Moscow linx (Centre court only) will be posted about 15 mins before each given match at http://www.livescorehunter.ro/ . Streams upcoming are already listed.



Mon (17 Oct) LSH has ATP linx also (Times GMT)


08:00 Barthel - Cadantu (WTA Luxembourg)

09:00 Errani - Kanepi (WTA Moscow)

10:00 Makarova - Paszek (WTA Luxembourg)

10:30 Vinci - Dushevina (WTA Moscow)

11:30 Parmentier - Benesova (WTA Luxembourg)

13:00 Suarez Navarro - Kirilenko (WTA Luxembourg)

14:30 Petrova - Rodina (WTA Moscow)

15:30 Kremer - Medina Garrigues (WTA Luxembourg)


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#8 Posted : Tuesday, October 18, 2011 2:52:26 PM(UTC)
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Ksenia Pervak is thru to play Bartoli.  


 


 


Also, Katya Ivanova beat JJ & will meet Vesnina or Kudryavtseva.


 




Vera def Bojanna Jovanovski 61 61 Wednesday.


Russian press on Oct 16 Players Party:


Press about the party


 


VKLYBE.TV


"Mainpeople"


Tatler.ru


Spletnik.ru


Buro247.ru


Boxing


Boxing (photobank)


Baltdv.ru 



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#9 Posted : Friday, October 21, 2011 9:43:04 AM(UTC)
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Kuznetsova reaches Kremlin Cup quarterfinals


masha


Top seed Svetlana Kuznetsova is through to the Kremlin Cup quarterfinals, currently under way in Moscow.


Kuznetsova defeated Tsvetana Pironkova of Bulgaria in the second round which lasted 1 hour 52 minutes.


She will now play against Kaia Kanepi of Estonia.


http://english.ruvr.ru/2011/10/21/59090446.html

"I'd love to open a tennis school for children in my hometown of Sochi." said Sharapova Maria.



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#10 Posted : Saturday, October 22, 2011 9:59:07 AM(UTC)
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Cibulkova gotta seriously be freaking out the Yanks at WTA. lol 


Cibulkova had reached the final of Linz two days earlier, falling there to Petra Kvitova. 


Cibulkova toured around Moscow's Red Square, St. Basil's Cathedral and the nearby markets. 

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#11 Posted : Saturday, October 22, 2011 12:29:22 PM(UTC)
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Estonian girl in Kremlin Cup finals


Estonia’s Kaia Kanepi will be the one to play against Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia in the Kremlin Cup finals. She overpowered  Lucie Šafarova of the Czech Republic 6-7, 6-4, 6-3 on Saturday.


The final battle for 700,000 dollars is scheduled for Sunday, October 23d.


http://english.ruvr.ru/2011/10/22/59179476.html


masha


 


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Cibulkova gotta seriously be freaking out the Yanks at WTA. lol 


Cibulkova had reached the final of Linz two days earlier, falling there to Petra Kvitova. 


Cibulkova toured around Moscow's Red Square, St. Basil's Cathedral and the nearby markets. 


"I'd love to open a tennis school for children in my hometown of Sochi." said Sharapova Maria.



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#12 Posted : Saturday, October 22, 2011 12:31:55 PM(UTC)
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Davydenko through to semis in Kremlin Cup 


Russian tennis player Nikolay Davydenko has entered the semifinals of the Kremlin Cup in Moscow.


On Friday, Davydenko beat German Michael Berrer 6:3, 6:2.


To enter the finals, Davydenko will have to rival either Russian Dmitry Tursunov, or Serbian Janko Tipsarevic, currently the best player of this tournament.   


http://english.ruvr.ru/2011/10/21/59141300.html


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"I'd love to open a tennis school for children in my hometown of Sochi." said Sharapova Maria.



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#15 Posted : Saturday, October 22, 2011 1:10:06 PM(UTC)
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Vania King & Yaroslava Shvedova def Anastasia Rodionova & Galina Voskoboeva 76(3) 63 to win the Kremlin Cup Women's Doubles Championship! :group: Molodyets!!!


 


 


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Serbia's Troitsky enters Kremlin Cup's finals


Serb Viktor Troitsky has entered finals of the Moscow Kremlin Cup tennis tournament beating Jeremy Chardy of France 6:4, 6:4.


The match lasted 1 hour 11 minutes.  In the finals Troitsty is to meet the winner of the match between Janco Tipsarevic of Serbia and Nikolai Davydenko of Russia. Kremlin Cup’s prize fund is $725,000. (RIAN) 


http://english.ruvr.ru/2011/10/22/59185230.html


 

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Cibulkova gotta seriously be freaking out the Yanks at WTA. lol 


Cibulkova had reached the final of Linz two days earlier, falling there to Petra Kvitova. 


Cibulkova toured around Moscow's Red Square, St. Basil's Cathedral and the nearby markets. 



Yeah, their stream gave short shrift to that ceremony. lol!


The Slovak in three. Dominika's first WTA title! :group: Molodyets!!! 



10/23/2011Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin, Shamil Tarpischev and Russian President Medvedev's chief of staff Sergei Naryshkin in the dignitaries' tribune.



Rauza Islanova (Marat & Dinara's mother) received an award for contributions to ITF tennis:



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Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova wins Kremlin Cup


Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia has won here first WTA title beating Kaia Kanepi of Estonia 3-6, 7-6 (7-1), 7-5 finals of the Kremlin Cup.


The match lasted 2 hours 36 minutes.


http://english.ruvr.ru/2011/10/23/59214155.html


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MOSCOW Moscow, Russia October 15 - 21, 2012


Premier

$740,000

Tournament Director: Aleksei Selivanenko




OFFICIAL PLAYER ACCEPTANCE LIST

WOMEN

MAIN DRAW

WTA RANKING ON 03.09.2012

STOSUR,SAMANTHA AUSTRALIA 7

ERRANI, SARA ITALY 10

BARTOLI, MARION FRANCE 11

KIRILENKO, MARIA RUSSIA 12

IVANOVIC, ANA SERBIA 13

CIBULKOVA, DOMINIKA SLOVAKIA 14

KANEPI, KAIA ESTONIA 15

SAFAROVA, LUCIE CZECH REPUBLIC 17

PAVLYUCHENKOVA, ANASTASIA RUSSIA 20

PETROVA, NADIA RUSSIA 22

SCHIAVONE, FRANCESCA ITALY 26

ZAKOPALOVA, KLARA CZECH REPUBLIC 30

LEPCHENKO, VARVARA USA 32

MAKAROVA, EKATERINA RUSSIA 42

RADWANSKA, URSZULA POLAND 43

SHVEDOVA, YAROSLAVA KAZAKHSTAN 45

WOZNIAK, ALEKSANDRA CANADA 48

CORNET, ALIZE FRANCE 50

ARVIDSSON, SOFIA SWEDEN 51

HALEP, SIMONA ROMANIA 53







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The preliminary schedule of the week 


http://www.kremlincup.ru/db/aboutcup/30/ 


Caro got a wild card.



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Kremlin Cup Chief: We'll Attract Better Players in 2013



Shamil Tarpishchev, the head of the Russian Tennis Federation







(UPDATES to correct Azarenka champion in 2010, not 2011)


The head of Russian tennis acknowledged Thursday that this year's men's field for the Kremlin Cup is the weakest in years, but insisted that the finances are in place to attract higher-caliber players for the 2013 edition.


Only seven top-50 players are entered for the $670,000 event starting Monday, with the top seed likely to be Alexander Dolgopolov, ranked 20th in the world.


"The list of players does not probably comply with the Kremlin Cup brand, but it is even," said Shamil Tarpishchev, the head of the Russian Tennis Federation.


He vowed the competition would strengthen next year, however.


“We have agreement with the Bank of Moscow about the attraction of the strongest players for the next year.”


The traditionally stronger women's draw features 2011 U.S. Open champion Sam Stosur and former world Nos. 1 Caroline Wozniacki and Ana Ivanovic.


"The women’s draw is very good this year," Tarpishchev said. "These are 12 players from the top 30, it is a solid tournament."


For the women, the Kremlin Cup is the last stop on the Premier tour before the season-ending WTA championships and offers $740,000 in prize money.


The WTA made the women's event a premier category in 2009, and it has has consistently drawn starring such big names as Serena Williams and Victoria Azarenka, who won it in 2010.




http://en.rian.ru/sports/20121011/176559290.html

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Putin Roots for Russians at Kremlin Cup



Putin Roots for Russians at Kremlin Cup

President Vladimir Putin wished success Saturday to Russia's participants in the forthcoming Kremlin Cup.



The joint WTA and ATP event starts Monday in the Russian capital, and has attracted more stars of the women's game than that of the men's.


A total of eleven Russians are in the main draw, with 16th-ranked Maria Kirilenko leading the charge in the women's draw as fifth seed, and three-time champion Nikolay Davydenko leading five men. They could be joined by other qualifiers this weekend.


"These championships will again see the meeting of world-class professionals who have demonstrated fantastic preparation and skill, with some talented debutants," Putin was quoted as saying on the Kremlin website.


This season Russian players, he said, "have already brought us joy: the silver of Maria Sharapova and the bronze of Maria Kirilenko and Nadia Petrova were worthy contributions to the Russian haul at the Olympics in London."


"I hope that the native walls and the support of the fans will help the Russians succeed in Moscow," Putin said.


The top four seeds for the WTA event are Sam Stosur, Marion Bartoli, Caroline Wozniacki and Ana Ivanovic. On the men's side, they are Alexander Dolgopolov, Andreas Seppi, Viktor Troicki and Thomaz Bellucci.


All eight have byes into the second round.


Sports-mad Putin is a judo black belt and earlier this week was honored by the International Judo Federation with the rank of eighth Dan.


 




"I'd love to open a tennis school for children in my hometown of Sochi." said Sharapova Maria.



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