Kim Clijsters was awarded Belgium’s Sportswoman of the Year at a Sports Gala, which she attended with her husband Brian Lynch, today in the Eurocam Media Center in Lint. Clijsters won the award for the eighth time (with 661 points) and was presented her award by Justine Henin.
Fellow Belgian tennis player Yanina Wickmayer came in 8th place for the award [...]
Justine Henin released this video yesterday asking for all of our help this holiday season. Her cause is UNICEF and “HappyPacks,” which are distributed all year to families around the world. When you buy a HappyPack for a friend, they receive a personalized card with a picture or a description of the present you bought – [...]
In her first public appearance since she announced her retirement, Justine Henin appeared at the Fed Cup tie between Belgium and the United States in Antwerp. With Kim Clijsters, Laurence Courtois, Els Callens and coach Ivo Van Aken, she received part of the Fed Cup trophy which Belgium won in 2001.
“I am happy to be [...]
Justine Henin announced her (second) retirement today via her Facebook page saying:
“I have unfortunately not good news. I spent the last days undergoing various medical tests and they have confirmed that my elbow has been damaged by my adventure in Australia. After my crash at Wimbledon in June, I knew it would be difficult to [...]
Sam Stosur, Justine Henin, Caroline Wozniacki, Maria Sharapova, Venus Williams, Kim Clijsters and Rafael Nadal all hit the courts at Melbourne Park for a last chance practice the day before the start of the Australian Open.
Day 8 was finals day at the Hopman Cup and brought in a crowd of 8,564 people to Perth’s Burswood Dome.
Justine Henin and Bethanie Mattek-Sands were up first, with Henin getting the win 7-6, 6-3. John Isner was up next and leveled the Final with a 6-3, 6-4 over Ruben Bemelmans.
The decider was the mixed doubles [...]
Day one is done at the Hopman Cup in Perth. It was No. 3 seed Belgium against host-country favorites Australia.
In the first match, in her first match back since Wimbledon, Belgium’s Justine Henin defeated Australia’s Alicia Molik 6-4, 6-4.
Lleyton Hewitt quickly evened things out, defeating Ruben Bemelmans 6-4, 6-3, taking the match to a decider with mixed doubles.
The two teams [...]
Something very suspicious is occuring in this photo. Amidst her training for the Hopman Cup, Justine Henin seems to be putting in or retrieving something from the trunk of her car (with the help of her coach). I’ve seen enough Law and Order and CSI shows to know, it’s a dead body!
Oh, only kidding!! We [...]
Australia’s Lleyton Hewitt, Belgium’s Justine Henin and Team France (Nicolas Mahut and Kristina Mladenovic) all trained today in preparation for the upcoming Hopman Cup.
(Photos: Photo Agency)
According to Le Vif Weekend, Justine Henin has become the ambassador of the drink Tao. The article states Justine and TAO have “the same values: a love and a respect for nature, the man, his body, his spirit.”
Today, Justine visited a branch of her Tennis Academy in Beijing, China.
“It is really my pleasure to be [...]