Maria Sharapova has traveled 48,237 miles / 77,600 km in two months

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It fascinates me how much tennis players travel. We all know they are constantly on the road, or more precisely in the air, changing time zones, weather and cultures all the time. Now we have...

Jelena Jankovic desperate for full-time coach

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World No.4 Jelena Jankovic admitted she really needs a good full-time coach who would help her realize her full potential. "I don't want to be alone anymore," said Jankovic, who’s just turned 23. "I want...

Martina Hingis to play a tennis tournament again

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After retiring from tennis in November and receiving a two-year ban for being found guilty of doping in January, former world number one Martina Hingis will play at the Liverpool International tennis tournament. The...

Amelie Mauresmo speaks openly about her agony

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Two-time Grand Slam champion Amelie Mauresmo has been considering retirement after a series of tough losses and insecurity that followed her return to action after appendicitis last year. The former world No.1 is openly...

Lindsay Davenport beats Olga Govortsova for Memphis title

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Former world number one Lindsay Davenport won her 55th career singles title and fourth since returning to play last September after the birth of her son. In the final of the Cellular South Cup,...

Elena Dementieva rallies past Svetlana Kuznetsova for Dubai title

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Elena Dementieva came from a set down and beat fellow Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova 4-6 6-3 6-2 for the title at the Barclays Dubai Tennis Championships. World No.11 Dementieva, who became the first-ever Russian singles champion...

Elena Dementieva beats Francesca Schiavone in Dubai semis

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Eighth seed Elena Dementieva defeated Francesca Schiavone 5-7 7-5 6-2 in the second semifinal of the day, and will face fellow Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova in the Saturday’s final of the $1.5 million Barclays Dubai...

Svetlana Kuznetsova overcomes Jelena Jankovic to reach Dubai final

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At the Barclays Dubai Tennis Championships, second seed Svetlana Kuznetsova came out as a winner of a seesaw semifinal against fourth seed Jelena Jankovic. Final score 5-7 6-4 6-3. Amazingly, there were a total of...

Nine-year-old girl banned from playing tennis because of loud grunting

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Nine-year-old Australian, Lauryn Edwards, has been banned from playing tennis by her local club because she grunts too loudly. Lauryn will be permitted to play only if her father can guarantee she won’t grunt on...

Elena Dementieva beats Ana Ivanovic, reaches Dubai semifinals

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Eighth-seeded Elena Dementieva of Russia beat third-seeded Ana Ivanovic of Serbia 5-7 6-3 6-3 to reach the semifinals of the Barclays Dubai Tennis Championships. The match was very close. Both players faced many break points....