1
1
1

Australian Open Gallery: Kerber's Kangaroos

Angelique Kerber made some new friends on her day off, while others duked it out on the court.

Published January 20, 2012 12:00

Victoria Azarenka needed five match points but finally managed to close out Mona Barthel, 62 64.
Victoria Azarenka needed five match points but finally managed to close out Mona Barthel, 62 64.
Iveta Benesova beat Nina Bratchikova to reach her second straight Australian Open fourth round.
Iveta Benesova beat Nina Bratchikova to reach her second straight Australian Open fourth round.
Agnieszka Radwanska cruised to a 62 62 victory against hard-hitting Kazakh Galina Voskoboeva.
Agnieszka Radwanska cruised to a 62 62 victory against hard-hitting Kazakh Galina Voskoboeva.
Monica Niculescu had toughed out three-setters in her first two matches, but that run would end.
Monica Niculescu had toughed out three-setters in her first two matches, but that run would end.
Caroline Wozniacki, ranked and seeded No.1, was too tough for Monica Niculescu, prevailing, 62 62.
Caroline Wozniacki, ranked and seeded No.1, was too tough for Monica Niculescu, prevailing, 62 62.
Caroline Wozniacki met Monica Niculescu at the net after making the last 16. Next, Jelena Jankovic.
Caroline Wozniacki met Monica Niculescu at the net after making the last 16. Next, Jelena Jankovic.
Julia Goerges powered into her first Grand Slam second week with a 36 63 61 win over Romina Oprandi.
Julia Goerges powered into her first Grand Slam second week with a 36 63 61 win over Romina Oprandi.
Angelique Kerber made some furry Australian friends on her day off between matches on Friday.
Angelique Kerber made some furry Australian friends on her day off between matches on Friday.
Angelique Kerber, the No.30 seed, will play No.4 seed Maria Sharapova in the third round Saturday.
Angelique Kerber, the No.30 seed, will play No.4 seed Maria Sharapova in the third round Saturday.
Nadia Petrova and Maria Kirilenko rolled over Klaudia Jans-Ignacik and Urszula Radwanska, 61 61.
Nadia Petrova and Maria Kirilenko rolled over Klaudia Jans-Ignacik and Urszula Radwanska, 61 61.
Zheng Jie and Polona Hercog pulled off a 62 62 upset over No.16 seeds Vera Dushevina and Shahar Peer.
Zheng Jie and Polona Hercog pulled off a 62 62 upset over No.16 seeds Vera Dushevina and Shahar Peer.
Kim Clijsters shone under the lights of Hisense Arena on Friday night against Daniela Hantuchova.
Kim Clijsters shone under the lights of Hisense Arena on Friday night against Daniela Hantuchova.
Daniela Hantuchova had toughed out three set wins in her first two rounds, but that run ended too.
Daniela Hantuchova had toughed out three set wins in her first two rounds, but that run ended too.
Daniela Hantuchova suffered a 63 62 defeat to Kim Clijsters, her 10th defeat in their 11 meetings.
Daniela Hantuchova suffered a 63 62 defeat to Kim Clijsters, her 10th defeat in their 11 meetings.
Kim Clijsters reached the fourth round, where she will face Li Na in a rematch of the 2011 final.
Kim Clijsters reached the fourth round, where she will face Li Na in a rematch of the 2011 final.
  • Victoria Azarenka needed five match points but finally managed to close out Mona Barthel, 62 64.
  • Iveta Benesova beat Nina Bratchikova to reach her second straight Australian Open fourth round.
  • Agnieszka Radwanska cruised to a 62 62 victory against hard-hitting Kazakh Galina Voskoboeva.
  • Monica Niculescu had toughed out three-setters in her first two matches, but that run would end.
  • Caroline Wozniacki, ranked and seeded No.1, was too tough for Monica Niculescu, prevailing, 62 62.
  • Caroline Wozniacki met Monica Niculescu at the net after making the last 16. Next, Jelena Jankovic.
  • Julia Goerges powered into her first Grand Slam second week with a 36 63 61 win over Romina Oprandi.
  • Angelique Kerber made some furry Australian friends on her day off between matches on Friday.
  • Angelique Kerber, the No.30 seed, will play No.4 seed Maria Sharapova in the third round Saturday.
  • Nadia Petrova and Maria Kirilenko rolled over Klaudia Jans-Ignacik and Urszula Radwanska, 61 61.
  • Zheng Jie and Polona Hercog pulled off a 62 62 upset over No.16 seeds Vera Dushevina and Shahar Peer.
  • Kim Clijsters shone under the lights of Hisense Arena on Friday night against Daniela Hantuchova.
  • Daniela Hantuchova had toughed out three set wins in her first two rounds, but that run ended too.
  • Daniela Hantuchova suffered a 63 62 defeat to Kim Clijsters, her 10th defeat in their 11 meetings.
  • Kim Clijsters reached the fourth round, where she will face Li Na in a rematch of the 2011 final.
Share this page!

Related photos

  • Nanchang Gallery: The Player Party

    July 23, 2014
    Peng Shuai, China's first World No.1, was among the attendees at the Zhanghong Jiangxi International Women's Open player party. See all the best pics right here!
  • Bastad Gallery: And Then There Were Two

    July 19, 2014
    A slew of underdogs rose up against the seeded players at the Collector Swedish Open this week - and with one match left there are just two WTA stars left standing...
  • Bucharest Gallery: Celebrating Simona

    July 14, 2014
    The home fans got exactly what they wanted at the Bucharest Open this year - their biggest tennis star coming through for the title. Here's a dozen more pics...
To The Top
3