Into the semifinals in Moscow

In the quaterfinals, Lucie was facing the Russian (and No. 4 seed) Svetlana Kuznetsova. The two players were among the title favorites after the top 3 seeds had left the tournament. Thanks to an early break, the Russian was leading 4-1 in the first set.

New career high: No. 14

This year, Lucie has got excellent results in each of the Grand Slams (3rd round of the Australian Open, 4th round of the French Open and the US Open as well as the semifinal of Wimbledon). All the points won with those performances enabled her

Lucie storms into Wimbledon semifinal

Lucie stormed into her first Grand Slam semifinal as the Czech 23rd seed thrashed Russia’s Ekaterina Makarova 6-3, 6-1 at Wimbledon on Tuesday. She was playing in her first quarterfinal at the majors since the 2007 Australian Open and showed no signs of being overawed

Australian Open 2014: 1st round preview

The first Grand Slam of the season is ahead. The Qualification is done and the main draw will start the day after tomorrow – January 13th 2014. The Draw ceremony was held on the 11th January. Defending champions Novak Djokovic (SRB) and Victoria Azarenka (BLR)