Clijsters remains unbeaten by Ivanovic, Venus falls to Kerber

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...

Ana Ivanovic withdraws from the 2008 Olympics

Right thumb injury eventually prevented world number one Ana Ivanovic from taking part at the Beijing Olympics. Top-seeded Ivanovic wasn't able to practice in Beijing at all because of the injury, but she was still...

Kim Clijsters plans second child after 2012 London Olympics

Here's more retirement news, but unlike Elena Dementieva, Kim Clijsters is giving us two years to prepare. The 27-year-old Belgian, whose post-baby career has been more than successful, said to the Guardian that she...

Olympic semifinal preview: Serena Williams vs. Victoria Azarenka

Our contributing blogger Omair dug into the world of Olympic stats and brought us the previews of the semifinals. Let's see the numbers behind the 2012 Olympic performances of our semifinalists for an insight...

Ana Ivanovic to play mixed doubles with Nenad Zimonjic at Australian Open

Thanks to our reader Soko we’re learning about this very surprising piece of news – Ana Ivanovic will team up with established Serbian mixed doubles player Nenad Zimonjic for the 2011 Australian Open and...

Olympic semifinal preview: Maria Sharapova vs. Maria Kirilenko

Having already previewed the Olympic semifinal between Victoria Azarenka and Serena Williams, we are moving on to predicting the all-Russian one, between Maria Sharapova vs. Maria Kirilenko. Thank you, Omair, for contributing the article! Maria...

Jelena Jankovic wins first match as number one

Jelena Jankovic of Serbia has today officially become top-ranked player in the world and she celebrated that fact with a 6-3 6-3 victory over Zimbabwe's Cara Black in the first round of the Olympic...

Serena and Venus Williams advance to the third round of the Olympics

The Williams sisters confidently advanced to the third round of the Beijing Olympics. Serena Williams beat Australia’s Samantha Stosur 6-2 6-0 in just 44 minutes dropping only six points on her serve in the match....

Kiki Bertens finishes the last singles match of her career

Kiki Bertens today played the last singles match in her professional career. The Dutchwoman lost to Marketa Vondrousova of the Czech Republic 6-4 3-6 6-4 in the first round of the Tokyo Olympics. Kiki Bertens...

Venus Williams falls to Li Na in quarterfinals of 2008 Olympics

Shortly after her sister Serena lost to Elena Dementieva, seventh seed Venus Williams was beaten by home favorite Li Na 7-5 7-5 in the quarterfinals of the 2008 Olympics in Beijing. "Venus was the best...
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