See how Chakvetadze’s plait got stuck in her racket

It was a funny moment when Anna Chakvetadze’s long plait got caught in her racket in the Bank of the West Classic final against Sania Mirza of India. The Russian lost the point because...

Maria Sharapova practices with Russia’s Fed Cup team

Interestingly, Maria Sharapova practiced with Russia's Fed Cup team at the Luzhniki Arena in Moscow on Wednesday, even though she won’t play in the September 15-16 final when her country takes on defending champion...

DecoTurf surface for Beijing 2008 Olympic Games

The tennis venue for the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games is under construction, and it has been announced that a DecoTurf surface will be used. DecoTurf is the same hardcourt surface used at the US...

List of all Fed Cup champions

Here’s a list of Fed Cup champions since the competition began in 1963. Country with most Fed Cup titles is the United States with seventeen, out of which seven were consecutive. Australia takes the...

Favorite Russia seek win over Italy for third Fed Cup title

Russia are strongly favored to capture a third Fed Cup title in four years when they take on last year's surprise winners Italy in the Moscow final this weekend. Russian team have US Open...

Justine Henin withdraws from China Open due to chronic asthma

World number one Justine Henin won’t play at the next week’s China Open in Beijing because of breathing problems she has been suffering for a few months, which were diagnosed as chronic asthma. These health...

Lindsay Davenport scores a victory on singles return

Former world number one Lindsay Davenport swept to a 6-2 6-2 victory over fifth seed Eleni Daniilidou of Greece at the Commonwealth Bank Tennis Classic in Bali on Tuesday. The 31-year-old Davenport has returned to...

Djokovic answers why Sharapova was sitting in his box during the US Open final

It was a big surprise to see Maria Sharapova at the US Open 2007 men’s final sitting in Novak Djokovic’s box, and clearly rooting for him. Everyone was perplexed, but luckily, we didn’t have to...

Dinara Safina, Nathalie Dechy win US Open doubles title

In their first tournament together, Dinara Safina of Russia and Nathalie Dechy of France won the US Open women's doubles title on Sunday. The seventh-seeded duo beat Taiwanese fifth seeds Chan Yung-Jan and Chuang...

Surprisingly, Sharapova sits in Djokovic’s box at US Open men’s final

Maria Sharapova attended the 2007 US Open men’s final on Sunday, and was sitting in the box of Novak Djokovic! Wow, it seems that she’s not at all angry at Nole for all the...