Henin, Bartoli, Petrova, Mauresmo in Eastbourne semis

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The first known semifinalist of the Eastbourne International grass-court tournament was the defending champion Justine Henin, who crushed fifth-seeded Nicole Vaidisova 6-2 6-2. I had expected much more from this match. Vaidisova serves well, so...

Henin, Mauresmo in Eastbourne final

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Saturday we will watch a match of two superb players, seeds No. 1 and No. 2. Justine Henin – top-ranked player in the world and the defending champion at the Eastbourne International grasscourt tournament;...

Henin claims title at Eastbourne, Chakvetadze at Den Bosch

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Saturday was the finishing day of two grass-court events – the $600,000 International Women’s Open and the $175,000 Ordina Open. Finals at both tournaments were tough three-setters; at the International Women’s Open Justine Henin...

Mentally exhausted Ana Ivanovic withdraws from Wimbledon warmup

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World No.1 Ana Ivanovic has withdrawn from next week's International Women's Open at Eastbourne. The official reason for Ivanovic’s withdrawal is a problem with her abductor. However, the Serb also claims to be mentally exhausted...

Svetlana Kuznetsova upset by Caroline Wozniacki at Eastbourne International Women’s Open

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Top seed Svetlana Kuznetsova was defeated in the second round of the Eastbourne International Women's Open by Danish teenager Caroline Wozniacki. Final score: 6-2 6-2. It was Kuznetsova’s first and last match on grass prior...

Agnieszka Radwanska beats Nadia Petrova to win International Women’s Open

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Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland clinched the International Women's Open title at Eastbourne defeating Nadia Petrova 6-4 6-7 (11) 6-4 in today’s final. Fourth-seeded Radwanska took the first set, but didn’t convert three match points in...

Ana Ivanovic to play doubles with Sabine Lisicki at Eastbourne

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Ana Ivanovic, who suffured a major slump in the rankings on Monday, falling from No.8 to No.13 after exiting the French Open in the fourth round as a defending champion, is scheduled to play...

Ana Ivanovic loses to Nadia Petrova in the first round of Eastbourne

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Ana Ivanovic’s career is still in free fall. The latest disappointment is that her Wimbledon preparations have been cut short as she lost to Nadia Petrova in the first round of the AEGON International...

Anna Chakvetadze scores a Top 10 win, Jelena Jankovic victim

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Anna Chakvetadze hadn’t scored a Top 10 win since February 2008, but she improved by beating world No.6 and third seed Jelena Jankovic, who followed fellow falling Serbian star Ana Ivanovic out of the...

Top seed Elena Dementieva out of Eastbourne in the second round

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Top seed Elena Dementieva lost to Virginie Razzano 6-0 3-6 7-6(4) in the second round of the AEGON International in Eastbourne. The world No.4 Dementieva was bageled after 21 minutes. In the second set she...