Serena Williams hopes to play on in Madrid

Serena Williams retired with a left knee injury while trailing 6-4 to Anna Chakvetadze at the Sony Ericsson Championships. The 26-year-old American, who won the event in 2001, hopes that she will be able...

Ivanovic defeats Hantuchova at WTA Championships

Ana Ivanovic secured her second win at the 2007 Sony Ericsson Championships with a 6-2 7-6 (9) victory over Daniela Hantuchova. The 20-year-old Ivanovic almost won the first set 6-0, but the Slovakian broke Ivanovic...

Injured Serena Williams retires against Anna Chakvetadze in Madrid

Serena Williams was forced to retire from her first match at the 2007 Sony Ericsson Championships because of a left knee injury. Having lost the opening set 4-6, Williams shook hands with Chakvetadze, and...

Justine Henin demolishes Jelena Jankovic at WTA Championships in Madrid

Jelena Jankovic’s nightmares continue; Justine Henin defeated her 6-2 6-2 today at the Sony Ericsson Championships in Madrid and is now 9-0 against the Serb. Henin vs. Jankovic matches I used to consider a rivalry,...

Battling Ivanovic beats Kuznetsova in Madrid

Ana Ivanovic got a beautiful birthday present, a hard-fought 6-1 4-6 7-5 victory over Svetlana Kuznetsova at the Sony Ericsson Championships in Madrid. The Serbian world number four broke the Russian world number two three...

Maria Sharapova makes winning start in Madrid

Maria Sharapova defeated Daniela Hantuchova 6-4 7-5 in a thrilling first match of the red group at the Sony Ericsson Championships in Madrid. The match started with an exchange of breaks. Then, the players held...

Justine Henin starts with confident win in Madrid

Top-seeded Justine Henin claimed an opening round-robin victory at the Sony Ericsson Championships in Madrid defeating seventh-seeded Anna Chakvetadze 6-1 7-6(4). The Belgian world number one quickly took the first set, in which she had...

Henin fears she might miss the Olympics because of air pollution

Top-ranked women’s tennis player Justine Henin is concerned about pollution levels in Beijing, the host city of the 2008 Olympic Games. The Belgian has breathing problems and she fears that high pollution in the...

Lindsay Davenport wins Bell Challenge in Quebec

American Lindsay Davenport continues her dream comeback with a 6-4 6-1 win over third-seeded Julia Vakulenko of Ukraine at the Bell Challenge in Canada. The former world number one claimed her second WTA title...

Hingis’ controversial statements about other players

Now that Hingis has retired, let’s take a look back at one of the things that the Swiss player was famous for – her sharp tongue. Here are some entertaining Martina’s quotes. Enjoy! When asked...
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