Ivanovic reveals family pics, Sharapova still just a model, Zvonareva injured, ANTA signs Zheng, and more

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Last week, before my leaving for Prague, I promised to make a summary of all the things I would have missed in the tennis world, and here it is. Sabine Lisicki and Roberta Vinci were...

Zheng, Ivanovic, Williams, Jankovic: shoots by photographer Lorenzo Agius in Dubai

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From what I've seen so far, the most beautiful off-court photos of women’s tennis players are taken by celebrity photographer Lorenzo Agius. I loved his last year's work, especially with Anna Chakvetadze. Lorenzo photographed...

Zheng Jie and Victoria Azarenka retire from their fourth-round matches

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Out of four matches played to wrap up the fourth round of the Australian Open, two were finished with players retiring. To my great disappointment, Zheng Jie and Victoria Azarenka had to give up...

Hong Kong tennis exhibition headed up by Jankovic, Sharapova, Williams & Zheng

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The J B • GROUP Classic 2009, a tennis exhibition in Hong Kong set to take place January 7th-10th, will have a star-studded lineup. There will be four groups of players and Jelena Jankovic,...

Svetlana Kuznetsova overcomes Zheng Jie to reach China Open final

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Svetlana Kuznetsova beat Zheng Jie in a tight two-setter to set up a clash with top seed Jelena Jankovic in the final of the $600,000 China Open in Beijing. The Russian fourth seed, last week's...

Ana Ivanovic loses to Zheng Jie in China Open quarters

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Oh Ana, you haven't had a winning streak for so long. When was the last one, at Wimbledon? And even there you lost in the third round already, to the same player who conquered...

Jankovic overcomes Zheng, hair stays intact

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Second seed Jelena Jankovic advanced to the fourth round of the US Open with a hard-fought victory over Wimbledon semifinalist Jie Zheng of China, ranked 37th in the world. I’m joking about this "hair...

Serena Williams downs Zheng Jie, sets up all-sister Wimbledon final

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Sixth seed Serena Williams will play her elder sister Venus, seeded seventh, in Wimbledon finals for the third time, after ending an impressive run of China's world No.133 Zheng Jie. Final score: 6-2 7-6(5). Williams’...

Serena Williams through to Wimbledon semifinals, to face Jie Zheng of China

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Serena Williams brushed aside the challenge of Agnieszka Radwanska to book her place in the Wimbledon final four where she will face unexpected semifinalist Jie Zheng of China, whose impressive run has continued as...

Top seed Ana Ivanovic stunned by Zheng Jie in the third round of Wimbledon

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World No.1 Ana Ivanovic became the second shock of this year’s Wimbledon when she was upset in the third round by Zheng Jie, ranked 133rd. In her previous match Ivanovic was on the verge of...