Portrait of Anna Chakvetadze smiling

Anna Chakvetadze is making a comeback after 11 years?!

Anna Chakvetadze, the former world No.5 who retired in 2013, has been seen listed as an alternate at three ITF tournaments this August in Belgium. Is the Russian making a comeback at 36 years...

Russians rule the WTA 10-year challenge

A few days ago, Russian Alla Kudryavtseva posted the ultimate Instagram photo series as the ten-year challenge meme, showing how much she and her fellow WTA stars from Russia have changed in the past...

Anna Chakvetadze gives birth to baby girl

About a month after revealing her pregnancy in a beautiful photoshoot, former WTA world No.5 Anna Chakvetadze gave birth to a baby girl. The 31-year-old Russian, who retired from professional tennis in 2013, announced the news...

Anna Chakvetadze got married

Former world No. 5 Anna Chakvetadze is now a married woman. According to her fellow Eurosport commentator Vladas Lasitskas, the 27-year-old Russian's husband is a Swiss investment banker with Ukrainian citizenship. His name hasn't been...

Chakvetadze coaches Russian Fed Cup team

A few days ago I updated you about Tatiana Golovin, the player who reached her peak in 2007 and soon after disappeared. Well something similar happened to Anna Chakvetadze, who reached the No.5 ranking...

Anna Chakvetadze retires from professional tennis

Former world No.5 Anna Chakvetadze decided to officially quit tennis, succumbing to her chronic back injury and the consequences of the robbery she survived in her house in Moscow in December 2007 at the peak...

Just as Chakvetadze revives career, after two matches injury strikes

We were all happy to welcome Anna Chakvetadze back on the tennis courts this week at the Hobart International, and seeing her win two matches, her first victories since April, made us root for her...

Sexiest politician Anna Chakvetadze to play Hobart

Anna Chakvetadze has recently become engaged in politics and she’s already been voted the sexiest woman in the field. On top of that, we’re receiving good news regarding her tennis career – the 24-year-old...

Anna Chakvetadze pursues career in politics

Russian Anna Chakvetadze would like to try something new aside from her tennis career and is one of the three parliamentary candidates of the Right Cause Party, a pro-business party which has the support...

Most emotional WTA players – part II

As Marine of Tennis Notebook promised, she's extended her list of emotional WTA players, based on your suggestions. You're welcome to leave a comment on her guest post. After the great feedback on the article...
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