Olympic WTA awards: Golden Empress, Bridesmaids, Gutsy Performers and others

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Our guest blogger Omair likes to give WTA players unofficial titles on the account of their performance at big events. Notice how Serena improved from the Biggest Disappointment at Roland Garros, to Grass Empress...

Clijsters remains unbeaten by Ivanovic, Venus falls to Kerber

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Kim Clijsters will likely end her career with a perfect 6-0 record against fellow Grand Slam champion and former No.1 Ana Ivanovic. In their today's encounter at the London Olympics, Clijsters won 84% of points...

Wimbledon 2012 WTA awards: Grass Empress, Finesse Queen, Gutsy Performer, Brave Heart, Biggest Disappointment

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Omair is known for his statistical contributions to Women's Tennis Blog, but as of Roland Garros he started doing post-Grand Slam awards, giving WTA players awards they deserved on the account of their performance....

From knee-high kids to sky-high careers – players look back at childhood photos for Olympic Book

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Looks like Women's Tennis Blog's Kiddie Pics section inspired the theme of the ITF's Olympic Book, aiming to promote the 2012 London Olympic and Paralympic Tennis Events. Aspire, Inspire: Celebrating Tennis at the Olympics...

The discreet fashion of Wimbledon 2012

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Last year fashion was the topic of Wimbledon with Bethanie Mattek Sands' tennis-ball jacket and Venus Williams' awkward zipper-outfit, but this year tenniswear is in the safe zone, except for Serena Williams' color challenge....

Sharapova, Clijsters, Ivanovic fall in round four of Wimbledon

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Sabine Lisicki loves Wimbledon, she's played her one and only Grand Slam semifinal there last year, and this time she's again making her mark on grass by upsetting top seed Maria Sharapova in the...

Zvonareva retires in Wimbledon third round against Clijsters

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A rematch of the 2010 US Open was cut short when seed No.12 Vera Zvonareva retired with respiratory illness while trailing 6-3 4-3, easing Kim Clijsters' progress into the fourth round of her last Wimbledon. Clijsters converted...

Fila’s Wimbledon collection honors career of Kim Clijsters

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This Wimbledon is Kim Clijsters' last and her clothing sponsor Fila dedicated her entire Wimbledon kit to her illustrious career. This limited-edition apparel and accessory collection features a short sleeve v-neck cap sleeve top, sleeveless...

Clijsters withdraws from Unicef Open, Kerber and Paszek into Eastbourne final

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Kim Clijsters returned to competitive tennis this week, after a three-month hip injury layoff, and she imposed herself as a big threat for the upcoming Wimbledon by reaching the semifinals of the Unicef Open....

Kerber leader in 2012 match wins, Clijsters advances at Unicef Open

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Angelique Kerber defeated Ekaterina Makarova at the AEGON International 6-2 6-4 and reached her first semifinal on grass while becoming a leader in match wins in 2012. At the other tournament of the week, Kim...