I first hinted that they might be together after Flavia’s triumph at Indian Wells 2014, based on the WTA player’s Instagram photo where she’s lying in bed with Fabio and showing the V sign. I’m wishing them lots of harmony and happiness in their married life.Bondarenko, who is coached by her parents, will seek a semi-final berth against the winner of a later match between 72nd-ranked Czech teen Petra Kvitova, who ousted world No 1 Dinara Safina, and Belgium's 50th-rated Yanina Wickmayer.Bondarenko romped through the first set in 22 minutes, winning 8-of-9 points on Dulko's second serve and taking advantage of 11 unforced errors. Bondarenko roared to a 4-0 lead, saved a break point in the fifth game with a backhand volley winner on the way to holding and broke to finish the rout.Bondarenko, 23, won her only tour career title in Birmingham last year and became the first player from her homeland in the last eight of a Slam.On November 21, 2005 Dulko reached her career-high singles ranking: World No. She has won 6 titles in doubles, including the 2000 US Open Juniors with María Emilia Salerni, the 2002 Australian Open Juniors with Angelique Widjaja, the 2001 Wimbledon Championships with Ashley Harkleroad, and the 2006 Cincinnati Women's Open with Italian Maria Elena Camerin.In singles, she was a runner-up in Hobart in 2005, losing to Zheng Jie (CHN), and a runner-up in Pattaya in 2007, losing to Sybille Bammer (AUT) 7-5, 3-6, 7-5.This file contains additional information such as Exif metadata which may have been added by the digital camera, scanner, or software program used to create or digitize it.
As a Junior, she won three of the four Grand Slam events in doubles, including the 2000 US Open with María Emilia Salerni, the 2002 Australian Open with Angelique Widjaja, and the 2001 Wimbledon Championships with Ashley Harkleroad.Women’s tennis players in attendance included Flavia’s former doubles partner Gisela Dulko, as well as fellow Italians Francesca Schiavone, Roberta Vinci and Sara Errani.As you know if you’ve been following our WTA Players and their Love Partners section, Flavia and Fabio started dating in early 2014.She is remembered for her ability to upset the big names on the tour, such as Maria Sharapova in the second round of Wimbledon in 2009; and Samantha Stosur in the third round of Roland Garros in 2011.She also beat Martina Navratilova in the second round of Wimbledon in 2004 in Navratilova's final Grand Slam singles match.