Karolina Pliskova

Karolina Pliskova to wear Fila's white floral lace Championships collection at Wimbledon - Women's Tennis Blog

<b>Fila</b> is the first company to officially release new whites for <b>Wimbledon 2018</b> — <b>Karolina Pliskova</b>, <b>Ashleigh Barty</b> and other Fila-sponsored WTA players …

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Tennis: Rybarikova stuns Pliskova in Birmingham opener

(Reuters) - World number seven Karolina Pliskova's Wimbledon preparations suffered a setback in a 6-2 6-3 defeat by Magdalena Rybarikova of Slovakia in the opening round of the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham on Monday.<p>The 29-year-old Rybarikova, who ended Pliskova's Wimbledon campaign last …

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Karolina Pliskova's Wimbledon hopes don't look good

BIRMINGHAM, England -- Karolina Pliskova left spectators puzzling yet again why her powerful game has never translated to grass-court glory when she …

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SAP Inside the Numbers: Power primed to prevail on grass

Garbiñe Muguruza became the 1st Spanish woman to win Wimbledon since Conchita Martinez in 1994. (Getty Images)<p>Karolina Pliskova is still looking to …

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SAP Inside the Numbers: 2018 Clay Season in Review

Simona Halep became the first woman to win her maiden major as a reigning No.1. (Getty Images)<p>Petra Kvitova became the 1st woman to win the Mutua …

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Maria Sharapova awaits Serena Williams after dispatching sixth seed Karolina Pliskova

Maria Sharapova booked her spot in the last-16 of the French Open with a devastating win over sixth seed Karolina Pliskova as she awaits Serena …

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Sharapova makes Chatrier return, Nadal faces Gasquet

Maria Sharapova will return to the showpiece Court Philippe Chatrier for the first time in three years against fellow former world number one …

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2018 French Open: Maria Sharapova defeats Karolina Pliskova

Former champion Maria Sharapova advanced to the fourth round of the French Open with a straight-sets win against Karolina Pliskova.

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Shot of the day - Pliskova's stunning drop shot claims incredible point

Shot of the day - Karolina Pliskova produced a stunning drop shot to claim an incredible point during her third round French Open clash against Maria …

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If you blinked, you missed Maria Sharapova's crisp, 59-minute third-round win Saturday over 6th seed Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic. Sharapova, the 28th seed, cruised 6-2, 6-1. If Serena Williams prevails over Germany's Julia Goerges later today, it will set up the most eagerly anticipated match of the French Open.

If you blinked, you missed Maria Sharapova's crisp, 59-minute third-round win Saturday over 6th seed Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic. …

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Sharapova steals main stage spotlight by destroying Pliskova

Twice champion Maria Sharapova said she was ready for a potential last-16 clash against her long-time rival Serena Williams, who has beaten the Russian in 18 successive encounters dating back to 2005.<p>“I think any time you play against Serena you know what you’re up against,” Sharapova, who scored a …

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Tennis: Sharapova steals main stage spotlight by destroying Pliskova

PARIS (Reuters) - Maria Sharapova was back on Roland Garros' main stage for the first time in three years and put on a dazzling display as she demolished Czech sixth seed Karolina Pliskova 6-2 6-1 to reach the French Open fourth round.<p>Absent from the tournament for the last two years after failing …

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French Open: Maria Sharapova thrashes Karolina Pliskova to set up potential Serena Williams clash

Maria Sharapova marched ominously into the fourth round of the French Open with a straight-sets demolition of Karolina Pliskova to set up a potential …

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Maria Sharapova sets up box office Karolina Pliskova tie at the French Open

Maria Sharapova will take on world No. 6 Karolina Pliskova in arguably the most mouth-watering match at the French Open thus far.<p>The Russian defeated …

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Williams advances in straight sets over Pliskova

Serena Williams won her opening-round match at the French Open, defeating Kristyna Pliskova 7-6, 6-4 on Tuesday afternoon.<p>It was Williams' first …

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Navratilova: Halep is favorite but Roland Garros is wide open

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Baseline: Best looks of the week: Serena attends royal wedding

1<p><b>Serena Williams looked perfect at the Royal Wedding with her husband Alexis Ohanian.</b><p>My ????<p>A post shared by Serena Williams (@serenawilliams) on May …

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Karolina Pliskova gets four-figure fine for smashing umpire's chair

Karolina Pliskova has a received a four-figure fine for smashing the umpire's chair following her second-round defeat to Maria Sakkari at Rome.<p>The …

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Tennis star smashes racket on umpire's chair in frustration over call

Czech tennis star Karolina Pliskova took her frustrations out on the umpire's chair Wednesday after the official called one of her opponent's shots "in" when the former world No. 1 thought it was "out."<p>Pliskova smashed her racket against the chair, scaring her Greek opponent, Maria Sakkari. The …

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Tennis bad girl Karolina Pliskova smashes hole in umpire's chair before coach swears at fans and twin sister abuses official

TENNIS bad girl Karolina Pliskova smashed a hole in a startled umpire’s chair after losing to Maria Sakkari in the Italian Open second round.<p>Official …

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Karolina Pliskova bashes her way onto list of notable tennis meltdowns

Karolina Pliskova wasn't the first, nor will she be the last, player to completely lose her temper.<p>On Wednesday in Rome, the former No. 1 became so …

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Former No. 1 tennis player Karolina Pliskova unleases rage on umpire's chair after match

Former No. 1 tennis player Karolina Pliskova was not having it with the chair umpire after her match against Maria Sakkari in Rome.<p>The 26-year-old of the Czech Republic, lost to Sakkari 3-6, 6-3, 7-5 in the second round of the Italian Open on Wednesday. During the match, she argued with the chair …

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Pliskova attacks umpire's chair after controversial defeat

Former world number one Karolina Pliskova is likely to be fined after attacking the umpire's chair with her racquet, after a controversial defeat by Greece's Maria Sakkari at the Italian Open on Wednesday.<p><i>Available in the UK only.</i>

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Karolina Pliskova fined 'four-digit' sum for damaging umpire's chair

Karolina Pliskova has been fined a "four-digit amount" for an outburst that saw her smash the umpire's chair at the Internazionali d'Italia, …

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Furious Karolina Pliskova attacks tennis umpire's chair at Italian Open

World No 5 Karolina Pliskova lost her cool over a line call and bashed a hole into the umpire’s chair with her racket after suffering a 3-6, 6-3, 7-5 defeat by Maria Sakkari in the Italian Open second round.<p>Pliskova had argued heatedly with umpire Marta Mrozinska after her smash was called out when …

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Is Karolina Pliskova the Next Queen of Clay?

There’s a reason that <b>Karolina Pliskova</b> has gone 17-4 in her last 21 matches on clay since Rome in 2017—she’s figuring out the <i>terre battue</i>, and …

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Tennis: Karolina Pliskova smashes racquet through umpire's chair after loss at Italian Open

Former world No 1 Karolina Pliskova unleashed on the umpire's chair after her controversial defeat to Greece's Maria Sakkari at the Italian Open on …

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Karolina Pliskova smashes umpire's chair after loss at Italian Open to Maria Sakkari

Former world number one Karolina Pliskova has damaged the umpire's chair after repeatedly smashing her racquet against it in the aftermath of her …

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Pliskova attacks umpire's chair

Former world number one Karolina Pliskova attacked the umpire's chair with her racquet after being on the receiving end of a controversial call …

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Karolina Pliskova Hits Umpire's Chair With Racket After Loss

Karolina Pliskova vented her frustration on the umpire's chair with her racket after her loss to Maria Sakkari Wednesday in Rome.<p>The No. 6 seed from …

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