New mum Azarenka steps up title bid

2017-07-05 14:41

Victoria Azarenka has stepped up her bid to become the first mother to win Wimbledon in 37 years as the former world No 1 defeated Russian 15th seed Elena Vesnina.

Vesnina tops Kuznetsova in epic final

2017-03-20 06:39

Elena Vesnina capped a stellar Indian Wells campaign with a hard-fought triumph over fellow Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova.

Vesnina vanquishes Venus to reach semis

2017-03-17 06:47

Elena Vesnina has denied Venus Williams another great escape, beating the seven-time Grand Slam champion to reach the semi-finals at Indian Wells.

Vesnina sees off bridesmaid Makarova for QF place

2016-07-04 19:18

Elena Vesnina beat her bridesmaid Ekatarina Makarova in a gruelling three-set match between the Russian doubles partners at Wimbledon.

Vesnina, Peng reach quarters

2014-01-30 17:31

Elena Vesnina and Peng Shuai have reached the quarter-finals of the Pattaya Open, joining veteran Kimiko Date Krumm.

Vesnina wins Eastbourne title

2013-06-22 16:22

Elena Vesnina mastered windy conditions to win the second title of her career, defeating Jamie Hampton at the Eastbourne International.

Vesnina wins maiden WTA title

2013-01-12 08:27

Russia's Elena Vesnina won her first WTA tour title when she beat 2012 champion Mona Barthel in the final of the Hobart International.


Indian Wells champ Vesnina out of Miami Open

2017-03-25 07:56

Russia's Elena Vesnina, last week's winner at Indian Wells, has crashed out of the WTA Tour's Miami Open in the second round.

Vesnina downs Mladenovic to reach final

2017-03-18 06:56

Russian Elena Vesnina has powered into the Indian Wells WTA final with a victory over in-form Kristina Mladenovic.

Vesnina downs bride-to-be Cibulkova

2016-07-05 18:09

Elena Vesnina swept into her first Wimbledon semi-final as she defeated Dominika Cibulkova who can now focus on her impending wedding.

Russian doubles win downs Germans

2015-04-19 18:48

Elena Vesnina and Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova have won the deciding rubber of the Fed Cup semi-final against Germany.

Kerber upset in New Haven

2013-08-20 21:14

Germany's Angelique Kerber has been upset in the second round of the New Haven Open after losing to Russia's Elena Vesnina.

Russians win women's doubles

2013-06-09 15:13

Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina have won the French Open women's doubles title, defeating Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci.

Venus Williams crashes out

2012-06-25 16:06

Five-time champion Venus Williams has suffered her worst Wimbledon defeat after losing to Russia's Elena Vesnina in the first round.

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