Anna Chakvetadze beats Amelie Mauresmo in Open Gaz de France quarterfinals

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Top seed Russian Anna Chakvetadze beat home favorite and former world number one Amelie Mauresmo 3-6 6-3 6-3 to reach the Open Gaz de France semifinals where she will face another Frenchwoman, Wimbledon finalist...

Szavay reaches Open Gaz de France semis, beats injured Hantuchova

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Agnes Szavay of Hungary beat Slovakia's Daniela Hantuchova 7-6 6-1 to advance to the semifinals of the Open Gaz de France in Paris. Second-seeded Hantuchova took a 4-1 lead in the first set, but seventh-seeded...

Croatia disappointed to face Serbia in Fed Cup

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The draw for the 2008 Fed Cup World Group and World Group II play-offs was announced and it was determined that Croatia will face Serbia in April’s World Group II play-offs. Croatian captain Goran...

Justine Henin, Ana Ivanovic to play at Qatar Telecom German Open

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The world's top two players, Justine Henin of Belgium and Ana Ivanovic of Serbia, will play at the Qatar Telecom German Open in Berlin in May. Henin has won this $1.34-million claycourt tournament three times...

Serena Williams pulls out of Antwerp

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Serena Williams withdrew from the Proximus Diamond Games in Antwerp, a Tier II tournament which starts February 11. The reason was urgent medical treatment. Last week, Williams pulled out of the ongoing Open Gaz de...

India’s Sania Mirza to boycott home tournaments

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India’s Sania Mirza has been dragged into a series of controversies at home so she decided to boycott all Indian tournaments, including March’s Bangalore Open. Firstly the 21-year-old Mirza was criticized for her tennis clothes...

Russia beat Israel to reach Fed Cup semifinals

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Defending champions Russia beat Israel 4-1 to reach the Fed Cup semifinals which will be held in April. Russian world number seven Anna Chakvetadze secured the tie after seeing off Israel's Tzipi Obziler 6-4 6-2. Dinara...

Sabine Lisicki stuns Lindsay Davenport in Fed Cup

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Teenager Sabine Lisicki stunned former world number one Lindsay Davenport 6-1 7-5 to give Germany a surprise 1-0 lead over the United States. The 130th-ranked teenager produced one of the biggest upsets in the history...

Maria Sharapova wins in Fed Cup debut, Russia v Israel 1-1

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The day has finally come that Maria Sharapova plays the Fed Cup. The truth is she practically had to give her shear for the Fed Cup because otherwise she would have been left off...

Serbia beat Romania in Fed Cup, but not without difficulty

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Ana Ivanovic and Jelena Jankovic gave Serbia a 2-1 victory over Romania today in Fed Cup in Budapest. Serbia was the favorite, having two top 5 players in their team, but the victory over...