Bencic hopes to end 20-year Slam drought for Swiss women

2019-09-05 06:39

No Swiss woman has won a Grand Slam singles title since Martina Hingis captured the 1999 Australian Open, but Belinda Bencic hopes to end that two-decade drought.

Bencic stuns Osaka in Madrid

2019-05-09 17:12

Belinda Bencic knocked top seed Naomi Osaka out in the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open with a three set comeback win.

Bencic sweeps into Indian Wells semis

2019-03-15 08:31

Resurgent Swiss Belinda Bencic downing fifth-ranked Karolina Pliskova to set up an Indian Wells semi-final against Angelique Kerber.

Switzerland's Bencic reaches Indian Wells semi-finals

2019-03-14 22:46

Switzerland's Belinda Bencic's resurgence continued as she reached the Indian Wells WTA semi-finals with a battling win over Karolina Pliskova.

Osaka keeps Indian Wells title defence on track

2019-03-12 07:23

World No 1 and defending Indian Wells champion Naomi Osaka powered past American Danielle Collins.

Bencic stuns Kvitova in Dubai to end 4-year title drought

2019-02-24 09:23

Belinda Bencic defeated Petra Kvitova to win the Dubai Championships and vowed to celebrate with her first parachute jump.

Bencic stuns Halep for second major Dubai scalp

2019-02-21 21:33

Belinda Bencic shocked former world No 1 Simona Halep to reach the semi-finals of the Dubai Championships, her second successive giant-killing act.

Bencic grinds out tough win in Hobart

2019-01-08 15:41

Belinda Bencic has followed up her title at the Hopman Cup with a win over Mihaela Buzarnescu in the first round of the Hobart International

Venus conqueror Bencic slumps out

2018-01-17 06:41

Venus Williams' Australian Open conqueror Belinda Bencic ran out of steam, failing to keep the momentum going against qualifier Luksika Kumkhum.

Bencic joins list of Olympic pullouts

2016-07-27 20:59

Swiss teenager Belinda Bencic on Wednesday became the latest top 20 player to pull out of the Rio Olympics.


Bencic reaches first Grand Slam semi-final at US Open

2019-09-04 20:18

Swiss 13th seed Belinda Bencic advanced to her first Grand Slam semi-final at the US Open by defeating Croatia's Donna Vekic in straight sets.

Kerber stops red-hot Bencic to reach Indian Wells final

2019-03-16 07:41

Reigning Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber ended Belinda Bencic's 12-match WTA winning streak to reach the Indian Wells final.

Kerber holds off Venus to reach Indian Wells semis

2019-03-15 07:22

World No 8 Angelique Kerber denied Venus Williams a second straight Indian Wells semi-final appearance.

Comeback queen Bencic relishing act 2 of WTA career

2019-03-13 22:48

Resurgent Belinda Bencic, whose precocious WTA rise was stalled by a string of injuries, has a more "relaxed" perspective as she again challenges the game's elite.

Federer heaps praise on Swiss star Bencic

2019-02-27 14:17

Roger Federer is both surprised and overjoyed by fellow Swiss star Belinda Bencic's recent upturn in form.

Bencic stuns champion to reach Dubai final

2019-02-22 21:22

Belinda Bencic made another late winning charge over a Top 10 opponent to set up a Dubai Championships final against Petra Kvitova.

Bencic grinds out tough win in Hobart

2019-01-08 15:41

Belinda Bencic has followed up her title at the Hopman Cup with a win over Mihaela Buzarnescu in the first round of the Hobart International

Muguruza downs Bencic at Pan Pacific Open

2018-09-17 11:11

Garbine Muguruza has advanced to the second round of the Pan Pacific Open, beating Belinda Bencic.

Bencic itching to face Serena

2017-01-14 14:01

A "super-pumped" Belinda Bencic says her Twitter account went into overdrive when news broke that Serena Williams will be her first opponent at the Australian Open.

Injury forces seventh seed Bencic out at SW19

2016-06-30 17:24

Swiss seventh seed Belinda Bencic became the highest-ranked casualty at Wimbledon when she retired in her match against Julia Boserup.

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