Israel’s Shahar Peer serves in the military

Israel’s Shahar Peer, ranked No.16 in the world, is wearing an olive green military uniform now. Israel has mandatory military service for both men and women, and the tennis star hasn’t tried to avoid...

Kuznetsova withdraws from China Open; Mauresmo, Davenport move on

Defending champion Svetlana Kuznetsova had to withdraw from the ongoing China Open because of an abdominal injury. The world number two reached the US Open final and then led Russia to victory in the...

Why did Sharapova attend the Fed Cup final?

Members of Russia's winning Fed Cup team have questioned the motives of Maria Sharapova who attended the final against Italy to show her support. Maria Sharapova has never played Fed Cup for Russia, having had...

Monica Seles defeats Martina Navratilova in exhibition match in Bucharest

Two tennis legends, Monica Seles and Martina Navratilova, played an exhibition match in Bucharest, Romania, on September 16. A nine-time Grand Slam champion Monica Seles defeated an eighteen-time Grand Slam winner Martina Navratilova 3-6,...

Russia sweeps to 2007 Fed Cup title with Kuznetsova’s win

Russia won their third Fed Cup title in four years with the victory over last year's surprising champions Italy in the final at Moscow's Luzhniki arena. On Sunday, Svetlana Kuznetsova saved two match points...

Lindsay Davenport wins Bali title on comeback

World No.234 Lindsay Davenport defeated second seed Daniela Hantuchova 6-4 3-6 6-2 to win her fifty-second career singles title and become the lowest-ranked player to win a tournament this season. Congratulations! The victory at the...

Davenport erases Errani, to play Hantuchova in Bali final

Lindsay Davenport increased the grandeur of her comeback by beating Italian Sara Errani 6-1 6-3 in the Bali semi-finals and setting up a clash with second seed Daniela Hantuchova. "It's such a great accomplishment to...

Russia takes 2-0 lead in Fed Cup final against Italy

Anna Chakvetadze and Svetlana Kuznetsova scored singles victories for favorite Russia and gave their team a 2-0 lead over holders Italy in the 2007 Fed Cup by BNP Paribas final. Chakvetadze earned a hard-fought 6-4...

Davenport upsets top seed Jankovic in Bali

Lindsay Davenport’s comeback turned out to be more successful than she had expected. The 31-year-old American stunned top-seeded Jelena Jankovic 6-4 2-6 6-2 to reach the semifinals of the Commonwealth Bank Tennis Classic in...

Jelena Jankovic and Lindsay Davenport to clash in Bali quarterfinals

Jelena Jankovic will meet Lindsay Davenport in a quarter-final at the Bali Classic in Indonesia after both players claimed not-so-easy straight sets victories on Thursday. Top-seeded Jankovic dropped the first four games in a match...