6 hrs ago
Courier backing Robson to shine
In the absence of the injured Andy Murray, 19-year-old Robson goes into the tournament as Britain's main hope for success despite never having won a main-draw match at Roland Garros.
10 hrs ago
Lincoln Daily News
Azarenka brings new mindset to French Open
V ictoria Azarenka used to create the impression on court she was contending with more than an opponent.
14 hrs ago
The Miami Herald
Williams to face Tatishvili in 1st round of French
Serena Williams will begin her bid for a second French Open championship and 16th Grand Slam title overall by facing 83rd-ranked Anna Tatishvili in the first round.
Thu May 23, 2013
New concerns for China's rising middle class
China's rising middle class concerns about air pollution, food safety and China's education system show the challenges facing the country's newly appointed leaders.
Two years on, Li Na still stands alone
Li Na's momentous French Open title win of 2011 was expected to open the floodgates for Asian -- and in particular Chinese -- players in world tennis.
Nadal favored, but not seeded No. 1 at French Open
In this May 28, 2011 file photo, Rafael Nadal of Spain slips in his third round match against Antonio Veic of Croatia at the French Open tennis tournament in Roland Garros stadium in Paris.
Wed May 22, 2013
Li Na Q&A
Ahead of Roland Garros 2013, we caught up with the 31-year-old to get her thoughts on this year's tournament, the rise of the British women and why the older players are currently dominating the women's rankings.
Sharapova glows in relationship with tennis pro Dimitrov
For Maria Sharapova, defending her French Open title is the next challenge on the court.
The Fab Five (WTA): Previewing the Roland Garros Women's Contenders
This look ahead at the Roland Garros women's field mirrors the format used for the men's companion article yesterday.
Fri May 17, 2013
The Li Na Conundrum
The western world's difficulty with the naming order of the former Roland Garros winner is sometimes the least of her problems.
Djokovic reaches last 8 but Li falls to Jankovic
WORLD No. 1 Novak Djokovic made short work of Ukrainian Alexandr Dolgopolov to reach the quarterfinals of the Italian Open in Rome yesterday with a 6-1 6-4 win.
Wed May 15, 2013
The Miami Herald
Sharapova, Azarenka cruise in Rome openers
Reigning two-time champion Maria Sharapova resumed her winning ways in Rome with an easy second-round victory, while her fellow former world No.
Janowicz stuns Tsonga, Nadal sails through
Rome Jerzy Janowicz ripped off his shirt after stunning Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Juan Martin del Potro visited the Pope and Andy Murray and Stanislas Wawrinka pulled out through injury at the Italian Open on Wednesday.
Mon May 13, 2013
Rome Masters 2013: Schedule, Live Stream, TV Info and Predictions
As the best players in the world prepare for the French Open, the Rome Masters gives them a great chance for a final tuneup before the Grand Slam event.
Laura Robson beats Venus Williams in Rome Open Serena next in round two
At the age of 10, Laura Robson went to Wimbledon and watched Venus Williams in awe.
Wed May 08, 2013
Robson looking for new coach
The British number one linked up with the Croatian after the Olympics last year and the partnership appeared to be flourishing as she defeated Kim Clijsters and Li Na to reach the fourth round of the US Open.
Fallout from Stephens' spat with Serena Williams
I am curious why you think that Serena Williams needs to be a mentor while she is still an active player.
The Star Online
Singapore grabs WTA Championships in record deal
Women's Tennis Association chief executive Stacey Allaster stands in front of artwork at a press conference in Singapore, May 8, 2013.
Tue May 07, 2013
Garber: Impact Martina Navratilova had on Jason Collins
"Uh, no, it's not a good time," she says, gasping for air. "I'm on the elliptical right now.
Juventus cemented a 29th Italian soccer title triumph yesterday after another near-flawless campaign but, for coach Antonio Conte, hoisting the club back among European football's giants will be hampered by a cash-strapped Serie A. Conte lashed out following Juve's quarter-final humbling by Bayern Munich last month in Europe's premier club ... (more)