Noche de Chocolate? That’s my kind of player party! One of Copa Claro Colsanitas’ sponsors, Nestlé, hosted a chocolate night in Bogota and had the WTA players making tons of yummy chocolate treats. Mariana Duque-Mariño, Jelena Jankovic and Francesca Schiavone tried making some things (while some players just opted to taste-test!).
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Most players that go to the Olympics before it starts use their time to, well, train. That didn’t seem to be the case for Francesca Schiavone today. Her priorities were clearly on pin trading – first with Kim Clisjters and then again with Laura Robson. Nice to see the players take part in a long-lasting [...]
In front of over 11,000 fans in Milan, Flavia Pennetta and Francesca Schiavone won “La Grande Sfida” (Ultimate Challenge) exhibition against Venus and Serena Williams.
First Serena defeated Flavia and then Francesca defeated Venus. In doubles, the victory went to the Williams sisters. Then, Flavia defeated Venus and finally, in the decisive match, Francesca defeated Serena.
Born in Milan (the fashion capital of Italy), Francesca Schiavone made her hometown proud in an outfit so subtle it’s perfect (at the WTA Pre-Wimbledon Party at The Roof Gardens, Kensington in London).
And look at those shoes! Bellissima!
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Francesca Schiavone was in a celebratory mood last night, after coming in 2nd to Li Na in the French Open Final. Despite the loss, Schiavone raised a glass of bubbly with her friends at Bocconi Trattoria in Paris.
(Photos: Bauer Griffin)
Joey: Here it is! Our last pizzas together as roommates.
Chandler: Oh, I wish I’d know you were going to do that, I ordered Chinese.
Joey: Oh that’s okay. Hey, actually in a way it’s kinda nice. Me, bringing the food of my ancestors, you, the food of yours!
Chandler: Say, Joe, I had a strange idea [...]
Do I even need to write a caption? Francesca Schiavone – you never disappoint! While your fellow players are merely leaning on a Porsche, you hop in some old car and pretend to take it for a drive.
As for you Caroline, so unoriginal.
(Photos: Porsche Grand Prix)
Less than 24 hours after winning the Family Circle Cup in Charleston and after spending the night on an airplane, world No.1 Caroline Wozniacki lost to Francesca Schiavone during an exhibition match today at the Monte Carlo Country Club. The French Open champion won their only set 6-4.
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Kim Clijsters and Justine Henin (seen above addressing the media) played in the Diamond Games exhibition match in Antwerp, Belgium today. Clijsters defeated Henin 6-1, 3-6, 10-5.
The two mentioned possibly playing doubles in the 2012 Olympic Games.
“Obviously for the Olympics, it would be beautiful,” Clijsters said, adding 2012 also could be her last full competitive [...]
Today was day 3 of the WTA year-end championships, 3 matches were played, each of the 3 matches went to 3 sets, and Kim Clijsters won her match (she’s seeded as number 3).
The most exciting of those 3’s is the fact that each of the 3 matches went to 3 sets. After 2 lackadaisical days of matches [...]