Taiwan's Olympic delegation member and tennis star Hsieh Su-wei (謝淑薇) on Thursday dropped a bombshell after she announced her retirement from the national team only a few days ahead of the Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.2 Comments
Taiwan's top woman tennis player Hsieh Su-wei (謝淑薇), announced Thursday that she is pulling out of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, over a row with the country's sports governing body.
Novak Djokovic paused after accepting the Rogers Cup trophy for the fourth time, scanned the stands Sunday at York University's Aviva Centre and asked everyone in the crowd to hug the person beside them.
Angelique Kerber put any concerns about her left elbow to rest Friday in the Rogers Cup.
Venus Williams opened play in the Rogers Cup on Wednesday with a 6-3, 6-0 victory over Barbora Strycova.
Top-ranked Novak Djokovic survived a scare to beat Gilles Muller 7-5, 7-6 (3) on Wednesday in the Rogers Cup, his final event before the Rio Olympics.
Stanislas Wawrinka had to pass a stern test lasting two hours before emerging with a 7-6 (7/3), 7-6 (10/8) victory over Mikhail Youzhny for a third-round berth at the Toronto Masters.
Eugenie Bouchard reconnected with her hometown fans with an impressive first-round victory at the women's Rogers Cup on Tuesday.
Former Grand Slam champions Petra Kvitova and Samantha Stosur were unfazed by opening-day weather delays, cruising into the second round of the WTA hardcourt tournament in Montreal on Monday.
Former world No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki suffered another setback in season of struggles Wednesday, retiring from a match she led against Australian top seed Samantha Stosur with a left arm injury.