The 2013 finalists for the WTA year-end championships got glam for the draw ceremony in Istanbul on Sunday. Sara Errani, Agnieszka Radwanska, Petra Kvitova, Serena Williams, Victoria Azarenka, Na Li, Jelana Jankovic and Angelique Kerber posed for a group picture at the Renaissance Polat Hotel with the championship trophy. Who will walk away with it this [...]
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After a (too) long hiatus, Quick Hits is finally back! Here’s what’s been happening around the tennis world:
Ana Ivanovic assisted in the draw ceremony for one of the WTA tournaments next week, the Generali Ladies Linz.
Rafael Nadal has surpassed Novak Djokovic for the no.1 spot in the ATP rankings, and the two will face each other [...]
The top seeds were out in full force for the 2013 China Open player party. Upon arrival, the players posed and made their own hand print souvenirs. Tomas Berdych, Shuai Peng, Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic, Aga Radwanska, Svetlana Kuznetsova, Caroline Wozniacki, Rafael Nadal, David Ferrer and Jelena Jankovic posed on stage, receiving a gift from [...]
It was player party time Sunday night in Tokyo as the ladies of the WTA attended the Toray PPO soiree. Caroline Wozniacki and Petra Kvitova (above) posed as they arrived while Jelena Jankovic smiled with a Donald Duck mask. Odd, but there seemed to be some very interesting entertainment. Overall, looked like everyone had [...]
As part of the WTA’s 40 Love Celebration on Middle Sunday of Wimbledon, former and current No.1’s got together for a family picture of sorts. (Left to right, back row) Arantxa Sanchez Vicario, Margaret Court, Evonne Goolagong-Cawley, Ana Ivanovic, Lindsay Davenport, Dinara Safina, Jelena Jankovic, Jennifer Capriati, Caroline Wozniacki and Amelie Mauresmo (Left to Right, [...]
The WTA players were dressed to the nines to celebrate at their Pre-Wimbledon party at the Kensington Roof Gardens in London. Maria Sharapova (above in Burberry), Serena Williams, Anne Keothavong, Ana Ivanovic and more were joined on the pink carpet by celebrities and socialites (such as Holly Branson, Cressida Bonas and Jesse Metcalfe) for [...]
Match of the day:  Maria Sharapova def.  Jelena Jankovic 0-6, 6-4, 6-3. Well, at least, the last two sets were good.
Other singles quarterfinal results:  Rafael Nadal def.  Stan Wawrinka 6-2, 6-3, 6-1;  Victoria Azarenka def.  Maria Kirilenko 7-6, 6-2;  Novak Djokovic def.  Tommy Haas 6-3, 7-6, 7-5.
Photo of the day: Benoit Paire destroyed his racquet during his loss to Kei Nishikori.
Match of the day: It took 13 match points, but  Tommy Haas finally def.  John Isner 7-5, 7-6, 4-6, 6-7, 10-8.
Upset of the day: Jamie Hampton def.  Petra Kvitova 6-1, 7-6.
Other seed upsets: Francesca Schiavone def.  Marion [...]
Lovely ladies of the WTA, including Elena Vesnina, Julia Goerges, Ana Ivanovic, Jelena Jankovic, Caroline Wozniacki (with Rory McIlroy!) and Andrea Petkovic, attended Players’ Opening Night in Stuttgart, Germany. Take a peek at the event at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix:
(Photos/Video: Porsche Tenns Grand Prix)