Maria Sharapova to skip the beginning of 2012

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Maria Sharapova has still not recovered 100% from her ankle injury sustained at the Tokyo tournament in the end of September and the latest news is that the Russian will not play the Brisbane...

Jankovic opens 2012 with Fila, Stosur with Asics

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Two surprising fashion switches welcomed us at the very start of 2012. Without prior notice, Jelena Jankovic took the 2012 courts in Fila and not in Anta which had been her clothing sponsor for three...

Clijsters wins first set tiebreak, retires in the second set at the Brisbane International

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Playing her first tournament since a four-month abdominal injury lay-off, Kim Clijsters had to give up her Brisbane International semifinal against Daniela Hantuchova because of a left hip injury, thus handing the Slovak her second...

Kaia Kanepi wins Brisbane International for second career title

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At the Brisbane International, which is now a Premier tournament, Kaia Kanepi won her second and biggest title after beating Daniela Hantuchova 6-2 6-1 in the final. Her maiden WTA title came two years ago...

How likely is an Australian Open warm-up tournament winner to win the Melbourne Grand Slam?

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In life and in tennis we like to recognize some patterns and predict future based on current facts. Our stats analyst Omair made sure to present us the historical patterns of the Australian part...

Fila clothes for Kim Clijsters’ farewell year

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This year's retrospections of WTA players' outfits we opened with fashion queen Maria Sharapova and her Nike designs, but right after her I think it's most fair to feature the great tennis champion Kim...

Victoria Azarenka through to Brisbane semifinals

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World No.1 Victoria Azarenka advanced to the semifinals of the Brisbane International with a 6-1 6-0 victory over Ksenia Pervak, the qualifier who upset former No.1 Caroline Wozniacki in the first round, but had...

Pedicure infection forces Azarenka to withdraw from Brisbane semifinals

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Awaiting Serena Williams in the Brisbane International semifinals, Victoria Azarenka had a lot to fear, considering her 0-5 record against the American in 2012 and 1-11 all time, but her bigger enemy turned out...

No surprise: Serena Williams wins 2013 Brisbane International

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Serena Williams simply continued the momentum from 2012 and breezed to the Brisbane International title, her 47th career title, the most among active WTA players. Varvara Lepchenko was her victim in the first round...

Sharapova remains inferior to Williams

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I've extended my New Year's Eve celebrations a bit, but today I'm finally resuming blogging and launching the 2014 season. You may know that in Serbia we also celebrate the Serbian New Year on...