Jelena Dokic to play Moorilla Hobart International

Jelena Dokic will warm-up for the 2010 Australian Open, hopefully equally successful for her as the last one, at the January 8-16 Moorilla Hobart International. At the 2009 Australian Open the former world No.4 reached...

Countdown: Top 10 memorable moments of the 2009 women’s tennis season

Our dear reader Teerin is contributing to Women's Tennis Blog once again, this time by creating a countdown of the best moments in the 2009 tennis season. Teerin would like to have been able to...

Jelena Dokic loses in US Open first round, determination still there

Jelena Dokic hadn’t played since a first-round loss at Wimbledon and was unable to shake off the rust of the two-month layoff, losing to Kirsten Flipkens 6-3 6-4 in the opening round of the...

Serena Williams into Roland Garros third round, Jelena Dokic leaves injured in tears

Second seed Serena Williams beat 133rd-ranked Virginia Ruano Pascual of Spain 6-2 6-0 to move into the third round of Roland Garros. Jelena Dokic, whose comeback I enjoy following, had to retire against fourth...

Hantuchova, Errani through at Warsaw Open, Dokic out

The only seeds playing on the Warsaw’s clay on the second day of the Premier-level tournament survived their first-round opponents. As the first round came to a conclusion, No.5 seed Sara Errani of Italy rallied...

Jelena Dokic’s father Damir isn’t abusive, he just threatens people with bombs

Statements by Jelena Dokic surfaced yesterday, revealing that she was physically abused by her father as a child. The full story will be available on Thursday, in Herald’s Sport & Style, but we already...

Reborn star Jelena Dokic signs with Lacoste

Jelena Dokic’s career-reviving run to the 2009 Australian Open quarterfinals has brought her some additional financial fruits in the form of an endorsement deal with Lacoste, believed to be potentially worth close to $4.4...

Jelena Dokic ousted in the first round of Indian Wells

Jelena Dokic couldn’t repeat her Australian Open heroics, losing in the first round of the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells. The 2009 Australian Open quarterfinalist, who has risen from No.178 to No.80 in the...

Dinara Safina stops Jelena Dokic in Australian Open quarterfinals

Third seed Dinara Safina ended Jelena Dokic’s never-to-be-forgotten fairytale to reach the semifinals of the 2009 Australian Open. Score: 6-4 4-6 6-4. I am sorry that Dokic lost, because she clearly had a chance to...

Dinara Safina survives, Jelena Dokic’s fairytale continues

Third seed Dinara Safina saved match points before reaching the Australian Open quarterfinals where she will face world No.187 Jelena Dokic, who has continued her dream run. Safina beat French 15th seed Alize Cornet 6-2...
Get the week’s tennis articles right in your inbox
Stay in the loop!