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...

The will is there, but body won’t listen: Nadia Petrova, Jarmila Wolfe retire from professional tennis

After Ana Ivanovic left professional tennis, the WTA is saying goodbye to two more players whose injuries can't be healed any more: Russian Nadia Petrova and Australian Jarmila Wolfe. After almost two decades of professional career and...

Julia Goerges’ Fila outfit for French Open 2014

We have already seen Jelena Jankovic's Fila dress for the 2014 French Open, the navy cheerleader-style item from the brand's Heritage collection, and now a month and a half later we are learning what other Fila...

Petrova loses on comeback from family tragedy

It won't be an easy way back for Nadia Petrova. After struggling with left leg and hip injuries in the second half of the 2013 season and withdrawing from Washington DC, Toronto, Cincinnati, Tokyo and...

Nadia Petrova’s mother dies in a car crash

I logged in to Twitter this morning and the first thing I saw was a retweet from Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova with shocking news that Nadia Petrova's mother Nadezhda Ilyina, 64, died in a car crash on...

Roland Garros 2013 fashion: Fila chooses pink and navy for Jankovic, Goerges and Petrova

Just like Adidas for Ana Ivanovic, Fila opted for navy for the upcoming French Open, one of Fila's signature colors which perfectly suits the red clay. The contrast is provided by pink and white....

Ivanovic continues to win in Stuttgart

Ana Ivanovic followed her successful weekend in Stuttgart, during which she scored great victories over Top 2 German WTA stars – world No.6 Angelique Kerber and world No.28 Mona Barthel – in the Fed...

Defending champion Radwanska falls in Dubai quarterfinals

Just as we said that the Dubai draw opened up for titleholder Agnieszka Radwanska with withdrawals of Victoria Azarenka and Serena Williams, the Pole went out to Petra Kvitova 6-2 6-4 in the quarterfinals, who...

Qatar: Sharapova opens strongly in chase of the Diamond Ball trophy

At the 2013 Qatar Total Open, Maria Sharapova has a chance to overtake Victoria Azarenka as the No.1 WTA player and win an extra Diamond Ball trophy if she goes all the way to...

Nadia Petrova seals strong finish to the season with Sofia title

With a surprisingly straightforward 6-2 6-1 victory over Caroline Wozniacki, Nadia Petrova became the third titlist of the Tournament of Champions - after Aravane Rezai (2009) and Ana Ivanovic (2010, 2011) - which has...
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