Jelena Dokic receives wildcard for Australian Open 2011

Just as the Australian Open tournament director Craig Tiley hinted, Jelena Dokic has been awarded a wildcard into the main draw of the 2011 Australian Open. Tiley considers that Dokic deserves a wildcard because...

Dokic loses to Rogowska in Australian Open playoff final

Everyone was talking about former world No.4 Jelena Dokic during the Australian Open playoffs and she reached the final, however, she didn’t manage to go all the way and was defeated  by 259th-ranked and...

Jelena Dokic warming up comeback on the ITF circuit

Former world No.4 Jelena Dokic has been making it big on the ITF circuit lately, winning three straight tournaments this summer: in Romania, France and Canada. In the Vancouver final this month Dokic defeated...

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...
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