About players’ habits to retire from matches

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How often do injured players retire when closer to victory, and how often when they are losing? Which players are more likely to retire, and which stay in match even though they are losing? Tennis...

Cute childhood photos tribute to Shahar Peer’s finished tennis career

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Twenty-nine-year-old Shahar Peer, the most successful WTA player from Israel, today officially ended her tennis career and I decided to share with you these lovely childhood photos of the Jerusalem-born star, to be added...

Israel’s Shahar Peer serves in the military

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Israel’s Shahar Peer, ranked No.16 in the world, is wearing an olive green military uniform now. Israel has mandatory military service for both men and women, and the tennis star hasn’t tried to avoid...

Seeds Anna Chakvetadze, Maria Kirilenko, Shahar Peer fall on US Open day one

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Three seeds fell on the first day of the 2008 US Open: Russians Anna Chakvetadze and Maria Kirilenko, and Shahar Peer of Israel. Chakvetadze, seeded tenth, suffered her earliest Grand Slam defeat in more than...

Shahar Peer waiting for a better 2009 season

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Disappointed with the 2008 tennis season, Israel’s Shahar Peer is training with her new coach Pablo Giacopelli, hoping for better results in 2009. "If I am not mistaken, this is the first year in my...

Current favorite songs of WTA players

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The WTA Tour interviewed a lot of players about their favorite songs at the moment and they got very colorful answers. From Shahar Peer who doesn't listen to music, Kim Clijsters who is "getting...

Washington DC to host WTA tournament in July

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The WTA calendar and the United States have a new event – the International-level tournament called the Mid-Atlantic Women's Tennis Championships. It will take place from July 25th to July 31st and will be...

Shahar Peer wins Guangzhou International Women’s Open for first title in three years

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Shahar Peer of Israel defeated Alberta Brianti of Italy 6-3 6-4 to win the Guangzhou International Women's Open, her first Sony Ericsson WTA Tour title in more than three years and the fourth one...

Pennetta and Peer leave on Roland Garros Day 1

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Seed No.18 Flavia Pennetta was the highest seed to fall on the first day of the 2011 French Open. The Italian's errors piled up and despite winning the second set and saving four match...

Shahar Peer wins Tashkent Open for second straight title

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More than three years went by without Shahar Peer winning a title, but the Israeli is back in the winner’s circle with back-to-back titles at last week’s Guangzhou International Women’s Open and this week's...