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Robson, Li Na Launch Nike 2015 Women’s Collection

Wednesday in New York City, Nike unveiled its new Spring/Summer 2015 Women’s with the help of 27 top athletes, including newly-retired Li Na and new Nike girl Laura Robson, and Shuai Zhang.  According to Nike, the Nike+ Training Club App for women has been downloaded 16 million times and 9 million women have downloaded the Nike+ Running […]

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Li Na Shows Philanthropic Side Post-Retirement

Li Na has shown she’s ready to move on to her post-tennis life. Thursday in Beijing, the newly-retired Chinese star, and her husband Jiang Shan, visited a non-profit private school to hand out snacks and play with the kids. Retirement looks great on her. (Photos: Getty Images)

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WTA Gives Li Na Retirement Ceremony In Beijing

There wasn’t a dry eye in Beijing on Tuesday, or anywhere where anyone was watching Li Na‘s retirement ceremony, featuring the WTA, her fellow players and a special cameo by Rafael Nadal. Watch the entire ceremony here, but keep tissues close. Caroline Wozniacki and Petra Kvitova tweeted after: Such an emotional ceremony tonight for Li Na! I’ll miss her! […]

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Happy birthday to Juan Martin del Potro, who is really just a big kid, right? (Pic above from a trip to Disney that just needed to be shared again). Best news: Victoria Duval is cancer free. Rafael Nadal withdrew from the IPTL but no worries… Roger Federer is in. In a great piece from The Wall Street […]

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Rafael Nadal continues to work on his poker skills as he tries out bluffing in this funny video from PokerStars. Optimistically hoping this isn’t true but sadly think it might be: Li Na is reportedly set to announce her retirement from tennis. Andy Murray voiced his support for Scotland’s independence but told Daily Mail that whether or not […]

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Serena Williams, Li Na, Genie Bouchard, Victoria Azarenka and Rafael Nadal are among the star athletes to be featured in the new ad for the 2014 Fall Nike Tech Pack. After winning his 80th ATP title in Cincinnati on Sunday, Roger Federer has qualified for the ATP World Tour Finals for a record 13th year in […]

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Grigor Dimitrov really does smolder in an interview with W magazine, talking dancing, Maria and more: “When he’s not on the court, Dimitrov races motorcycles. He also loves to dance, though these days that’s a rare pleasure. “It’s nice to go crazy and sort of get everything out of your system,” he says. “But I’ll […]

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Li Na Poses In New Tiffany & Co. Ad

Li Na is one of three notable Chinese women to be a part of the new Tiffany & Co. Tiffany Keys campaign. The brand chose three women who have been “lost, confused and didn’t know the way,” but used “courage and tenacity to open the door to the future” and achieve success in their respective […]

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Is qualifier Facundo Bagnis filling the Argentina void that Delpo has left? Well, no, but he made his Grand Slam debut and battled in a very long four hour, 26 minute match on Monday to beat Julien Benneteau 18-16 in the fifth. Maria Sharapova seemed “Happy” to be in Paris. Not sure boyfriend Grigor Dimitrov is […]

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Li Na Graces GQ China May Issue

Li Na graces the cover of May’s GQ in China. Inside the magazine, the 2-time Grand Slam winner poses with some things that are important to her… but life-sized versions of those things. A giant Australian Open trophy, some tennis balls and a Nike shoe make for a very interesting (and strange?) spread in the magazine. […]

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