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Davenport brings her clay game to Family Circle

...tournament in three years is going better than she hoped. The former No. 1-ranked player used strong volleying to beat Vera Zvonareva 7-6 (3), 6-3 Friday and reach the semifinals of the Family Circle Cup. Davenport won 20 of 21 points at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/12/oth_475689.shtml
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Williams-Capriati semifinal in Italian Open

...the semifinals of the Italian Open with straight-set wins on Friday. Second-seeded Amelie Mauresmo and No. 8 Vera Zvonareva, who both beat local favorites in the quarterfinals, were to meet in Saturday's other semifinal in the clay-court...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/15/oth_415697.shtml
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Williams rules Sharapova

...Family Circle Cup semifinals by beating the Russian 7-5, 4-6, 6-1. In another quarterfinal, ninth-seeded Vera Zvonareva ousted top seed and defending champion Jelena Jankovic 6-2, 3-6, 6-2. Williams has defeated the fourth-ranked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/04/19/oth_195624.shtml
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Hingis looks sharp in comeback effort

...for three years, the Swiss star was right at home in the first major of her comeback effort, routing 30th-seeded Vera Zvonareva 6-1, 6-2 Tuesday in the first round of the Australian Open. Hingis' victory was all the more impressive in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/18/oth_46821.shtml
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Serena's notes draw a rebuke

...pieces of paper, then lost them so often that she bought a notebook. During Williams' 6-4, 7-6 (4) win over Vera Zvonareva on Friday, chair umpire Damian Steiner told Williams to put away the notebook. "I was like, 'Well, it's not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/02/oth_142180.shtml
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Serena favored against Russian

...title with the same dainty curtsy she showed the queen of England last week.On the other side we'll have Russian Vera Zvonareva, towel draped over her head during changeovers as if hiding from her reputation for crying jags, temper tantrums...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2010-07-02/serena-favored-again
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Wozniacki advances; Jankovic sent home

...was upset by Daniela Hantuchova 1-6, 6-3, 6-3.In today's semifinal, Wozniacki will meet Russian player Vera Zvonareva, who defeated American Melanie Oudin 7-5, 6-2."I feel like I'm playing very well," said the second-ranked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2010-04-16/wozniacki-advances-j
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Williams withdraws from Acura Classic with swelling in left knee

...surgery on that knee. Williams, who hasn't won a tournament since March, was scheduled to play 12th-seeded Vera Zvonareva of Russia in the quarterfinals. She said her knee began acting up after she chased a drop shot in the first set of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/31/oth_423897.shtml
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Sharapova denied chance at No. 1

...Amelie Mauresmo, who reached her fifth consecutive Italian Open final with a 6-2, 6-4 win over sixth-seeded Vera Zvonareva. The top-seeded Sharapova could have overtaken Lindsay Davenport for the No. 1 world ranking if she had won this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/15/oth_453309.shtml
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Williams, Kuznetsova win at WTA Championships

...U.S. Open winner Svetlana Kuznetsova avoided a second-set collapse and held on to defeat Russian countrywoman Vera Zvonareva 6-2, 6-4 in round-robin play. Lindsay Davenport, the world's No. 1 player, faced Elena Dementieva in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/11/oth_434139.shtml
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