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Maria Sakkari Cruises to Fourth Round of US Open

Greek tennis champion Maria Sakkari cruised over No.22 seed Amanda Anisimova after only 55 minutes to book a place in the fourth round of the US Open. The No.15 seed won in rapid fashion by 6-3, 6-1 and became the...

Maria Sakkari Rallies From One Set Down to Advance to Round 3 of US Open

Greek tennis champion Maria Sakkari came back from a set down against unseeded Bernarda Pera, a Croatian-born American, to win 2-6, 6-3, 6-2 and advance to the third round of the US Open tennis championship on Thursday. The No. 15...

Maria Sakkari Beats Serena Williams and Advances on Western & Southern Open

Maria Sakkari pulled off one of the biggest wins of her blossoming career on Tuesday night, beating the third-seeded Serena Williams in the Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati. The Greek champion won with 2-1 sets (5-7, 7-6, 6-1), appearing...

Greece’s Sakkari Beats Bencic, Secures St. Petersburg Semifinal Spot in Tennis

Greek tennis player Maria Sakkari amazed the tennis world during her match at the Saint Petersburg Ladies Trophy on Friday in Russia. Sakkari beat Belinda Bencic from Switzerland, by a score of 2-6, 6-4, 6-3. https://twitter.com/WTA/status/1228334722935222272 Sakkari is ranked at 21st in...

Maria Sakkari Sweeps Through to the Fourth Round of Australian Open

Greek tennis champion Maria Sakkari reached the second week of a major tournament for the first time in her young career, dispatching 2015 semifinalist Madison Keys to advance into the fourth round of the Australian Open in straight sets. https://twitter.com/AustralianOpen/status/1220576860146491392 Sakkari,...

Maria Sakkari Defends Greek Fans Tossed Out of Australian Open

Greek tennis champion Maria Sakkari on Wednesday threw her support behind Greek fans who were evicted from her match at the Australian Open for being too rowdy. Victoria Police confirmed that a group of between 15 and 20 men were...

Maria Sakkari Speaks Out on Rumors She's Dating Stefanos Tsitsipas

Top Greek tennis player Maria Sakkari on Monday tried to dispel rumors that she is currently secretly dating Stefanos Tsitsipas, while coyly adding "one never knows what the future will bring." The two tennis stars have become beloved by Greeks...

Maria Sakkari Credits Spartan Spirit After Incredible Comeback at San Jose (video)

Maria Sakkari, the Greek tennis champion, pulled off an incredible comeback against top seed Elina Svitolina to become the second semifinalist at the Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic. Trailing 6-1, 5-2, Sakkari saved four match points to force a decider, and...

Greece's Sakkari Cruises Through at Wimbledon After Tsitsipas Shock Exit

Maria Sakkari on Wednesday defeated Czech Marie Bouzkova two set to love (6-4, 6-1) to advance to the third round of the Wimbledon tournament. The Greek champion, the 31st seed in the women’s draw, will now face world number eight...

Tsitsipas, Sakari Fail to Make the Finals in Rome

Greek tennis giants Stefanos Tsitsipas and Maria Sakkari failed to make it to the Internazionali BNL d'Italia finals in Rome, losing both 0-2 to Rafael Nadal and Karolina Pliskova respectively on Saturday. Tsitsipas the 20-year-old Greek tennis wonder did not make...