Tamara Zidansek

Zidansek Is Latest WTA First-Time Singles Titlist

WASHINGTON, July 21, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) In a WTA season that has been filled with first-time singles titlists, add Tamara Zidansek to the list that now has grown to 14. Last Sunday, at the Ladies Open Lausanne, in Switzerland’s […]

Historic Fortnight For Pavlyuchenkova, Zidansek

PARIS/WASHINGTON, June 9, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) The semifinal for the lower half of the French Open women’s draw is set between unseeded Tamara Zidansek and No. 31 seed Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova. Huh? Who? At the start of this year’s Roland-Garros, […]

Zidansek Continues Dream Run At Roland Garros

PARIS/STARNBERG, June 8, 2021 World No. 85 Tamara Zidansek became the first player representing Slovenia to reach a Grand Slam semi-final. The 23-year-old fought past Paula Badosa of Spain 7-5, 4-6, 8-6 on Tuesday afternoon at Roland Garros. In sunny […]

Zidansek Enjoying Milestone Major Fortnight

PARIS/WASHINGTON, June 7, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Imagine the joy – or pressure – of being your country’s best tennis player at age 23. Imagine, too, becoming the first Slovenian player to reach the last eight of a Grand Slam […]

Cinderella Ending For Osorio Serrano At Copa Colsanitas

BOGOTÁ/WASHINGTON, April 12, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Maria Camila Osorio Serrano‘s first WTA title, won in her home country of Colombia, was like a fairy tale right out of Disney’s Cinderella. Her 5-7, 6-3, 6-4 victory over No. 5 seed […]

Cinderella Story Continues At Copa Colsanitas

BOGOTÁ/WASHINGTON, April 11, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Both Tamara Zidansek and Maria Camila Osorio Serrano are chasing after same prize this week at the WTA 250 Copa Colsanitas in Bogotá, Colombia, on the red clay at Country Club de Bogotá: […]

Zidansek To Challenge Top Seed Putintseva For Nürnberg Title

NÜRNBERG, May 24, 2019 World No. 39 Yulia Putintseva and unseeded Tamara Zidansek will compete in Saturday’s singles final of the Nürnberger Versicherungscup. Putintseva defeated Sorana Cirstea of Romania 6-4, 7-5. The top seed from Kazakhstan converted three of her […]