Friday May 17
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.
Friday May 17
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)
Mon May 06, 2013
The Star Online
Madison stuns China star Li Na, Serena slogs past Kazakh qualifier
American Madison Keys returning a shot to China's Li Na in their Madrid Open first round match on Sunday.
Tennis - Robson shocks Radwanska in Madrid
Laura Robson claimed arguably the biggest scalp of her career with a 6-3 6-1 hammering of Agnieszka Radwanska in Madrid.
Early exit for Stosur in Madrid
SAMANTHA Stosur crashed out of the WTA Madrid Open in the first round, losing 7-6 6-2 to Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro.
Keys unlocks formula for shock victory over Li
American teenager Madison Keys was immersed in her algebra homework when she got the message that she was due on court in 10 minutes to play fifth seed and former French Open champion Li Na at the Madrid Open.
Wawrinka Wows, Haas Streak, Madness in Madrid
Well, this was a busy weekend in tennis, wasn't it? Busy enough so my women's draw preview has gone completely to sh*t! And as the action in Madrid heated up, there was still unfinished tour business to attend to in Portugal and Munich.
Sun May 05, 2013
People's Daily Online
Li Na crashes out
It was a bad day for two of the three Chinese players in the Madrid Tennis Masters this Sunday as both Li Na and Zheng Jie lost their first round matches.
Serena wins, Keys upsets Li at Madrid Open
Top-ranked Serena Williams advanced to the second round of the Madrid Open on Sunday, and American teen Madison Keys upset No.
Sat May 04, 2013
Li Na praises coach ahead of Madrid Masters
Chinese tennis star Li Na arrives at the Madrid Tennis Masters with a positive frame of mind, and praised her coach for a successful start to the season.
Fri May 03, 2013
Meet-Up in Madrid
Next week should be an entertaining, and edifying, one for fans of women's tennis.