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State Takeover of Tennis Tournament Approved

As expected, the Capitol Region Development Authority Thursday approved a plan to have the  state purchase the rights to the New Haven Open Tennis Tournament. The state became involved after  it appeared the tournament would […]

10/17/2013

Simona Halep (Photo credit:  Elsa/Getty Images)

Halep Defeats Defending Champion Kvitova At New Haven Open

By PAT EATON-ROBB, Associated Press NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ Simona Halep upset defending champion Petra Kvitova 6-2, 6-2 on Saturday to win the New Haven Open, the final WTA tuneup for next week’s U.S. […]

08/24/2013

Simona Halep of Romania celebrates her match win over Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark during Day Six of the New Haven Open at Yale at the Connecticut Tennis Center on August 23, 2013 in New Haven, Connecticut. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Kvitova Back In New Haven Final

Simona Halep beat Caroline Wozniacki 6-2, 7-5 on Friday night to reach the New Haven Open final.

08/23/2013

Petra Kvitova (Photo Credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Kvitova Advances To Finals At New Haven Open

Defending champion Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic beat countrywoman Klara Zakopalova 6-0, 6-1 on Friday to return to the finals of the New Haven Open.

08/23/2013

Caroline Wozniacki at New Haven Open 2013 (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Wozniacki Takes Down Stephens

Caroline Wozniacki took some time to reminisce after moving into the semifinals in New Haven for the sixth consecutive year.

08/22/2013

The stadium crew dries the court after a rain delay before the night session of Day Two of the New Haven Open at the Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale on August 19, 2013 in New Haven, Connecticut. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Fire Alarms Causes Brief Evacuation At Connecticut Tennis Center

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ A fire alarm forced a brief evacuation of the Connecticut Tennis Center as players were preparing for the start of Thursday’s quarterfinals of the New Haven Open. Tournament spokesman Matt […]

08/22/2013

Sloane Stephens of the USA returns a shot to Anna Schmiedlova of Slovakia during Day Two of the New Haven Open at the Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale on August 19, 2013 in New Haven, Connecticut. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

American Stephens Advances in New Haven

By PAT EATON-ROBB Associated Press NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ Sloane Stephens has gained a lot of confidence. Her game is picking up, too. The 20-year-old American, ranked 17th in the world and looking for […]

08/21/2013

NEW HAVEN, CT - AUGUST 20: Sabine Lisicki of Germany serves the ball to Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova of Russia during Day Three of the New Have Open at Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale on August 20, 2013 in New Haven, Connecticut. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Top Players Fall In New Haven

Two more seeded players fell at the New Haven Open, while another struggled before advancing in the final WTA tuneup before the U.S. Open.

08/21/2013

NEW HAVEN, CT - AUGUST 19: Sloane Stephens of the USA returns a shot to Anna Schmiedlova of Slovakia during Day Two of the New Haven Open at the Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale on August 19, 2013 in New Haven, Connecticut. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Favorites Advance at New Haven Open

Caroline Wozniacki found another way to win at the New Haven Open, where she has lost just one match in six years.

08/20/2013

Sabine Lisicki of Germany returns a shot to Kristina Mladenovic of France in the first set during Day One of the New Haven Open at Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale on August 18, 2013 in New Haven, Connecticut. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Wozniacki Hoping To Claim 5th New Haven Title

Caroline Wozniacki is happy to be back in Connecticut as she tries to re-establish herself as an elite player in women’s tennis.

08/19/2013

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