Tuesday, September 23, 2014
World number one Serena Williams said Monday that playing less tennis has helped extend her glittering career, as she acknowledged in the wake of Li Na's retirement that players' bodies can “betray” them.
Monday, September 22, 2014
Ana Ivanovic charged the net repeatedly to overcome U.S. Open finalist Caroline Wozniacki 6-2, 7-6 (7/2) in the final of the WTA Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo Sunday.
Pioneering Chinese tennis star Li Na said Sunday she has “no regrets” about her decision to retire over persistent knee injuries, but told an emotional news conference she reached the decision only after thinking long and hard.
Japanese tennis sensation Kei Nishikori returns to the court this week for the first time since his breakout U.S. Open performance, leading the field as the clear favorite in the Malaysian Open.
The Taiwanese men's tennis team beat the Philippines Sunday to advance to the quarterfinals of the men's tennis team event in the 17th Asian Games taking place in Incheon, South Korea.
Sunday, September 21, 2014
Second seed and U.S. Open finalist Caroline Wozniacki outplayed Garbine Muguruza 6-4, 2-6, 6-2 Saturday to reach the final of the US$1 million WTA Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo.
Saturday, September 20, 2014
Top two seeds Angelique Kerber of Germany and Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki roared into the semi-finals of the WTA Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo Friday.
China's Li Na announced her retirement at the age of 32 Friday, saying knee injuries had forced her out of tennis just seven months after she won the Australian Open.
Friday, September 19, 2014
China's two-time Grand Slam-winner Li Na is poised to retire, state media reported Thursday, in a move which would bring down the curtains on Asia's most successful tennis career.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka each have Grand Slam singles titles, and Olympic gold together in doubles. Now they've got the chance to win Switzerland's first Davis Cup.