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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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Kvitova, Errani, Vinci Meet Country Leaders

Wednesday in Prague, Petra Kvitova was honored by the Czech President for her 2nd Wimbledon win. Also there and honored were her Fed Cup teammates, Klara Koukalova and Barbora Zahlavova-Strycova. Petra tweeted: Had a great day today. Good practice this morning and then I went to Prague to meet the Czech president pic.twitter.com/RzubC6pzEZ — Petra Kvitova […]

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WTA Players Attend Qatar Open Party

  It was party time in Doha on Monday for the 2014 Qatar Total Open. Caroline Wozniacki looked pretty in pink with fiancé Rory McIlroy while Ana Ivanovic looked equally as lovely in a white dress with a black blazer. Australian Open champion Li Na, Sara Errani and Petra Kvitova were also at the affair with local dignitaries. View […]

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Kvitova & Stepanek, Ferrer Climb Bridges Down Under

Monday was the day to climb things, apparently, down under. In Sydney, Czech couple Petra Kvitova and Radek Stepanek climbed up to the Sydney Tower Sky Deck and enjoyed the gorgeous views (while having a ton of fun, it seems). Meanwhile in Auckland, David Ferrer walked up the Harbour Bridge to bravely take a peek at sunning views […]

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Players Ring In 2014 At Hopman Cup Ball

  All Hopman Cup teams united Tuesday evening for the Hopman Cup ball to ring in 2014. The men looked very dapper at the event in Perth but for the women, it was all about local Aussie designers. Samantha Stosur, with Bernard Tomic, wore Ray Costarella while Alize Cornet, with Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, wore a gorgeous red Ruth […]

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Merry Christmas From Kvitova And Stepanek

‘Tis the season to spend time with loved ones, which is exactly what Petra Kvitova and Radek Stepanek seem have planned. From what we know, it’s their first Christmas together and they jumped on the cute holiday card bandwagon and are sending us some kisses for Christmas. Happy holidays to them both! (Photo: isport.cz)

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Kvitova, Stepanek Talk Love & Tennis

New couple Petra Kvitova and Radek Stepanek did a Q&A with Czech magazine DNES before heading off to Florida for pre-season training. The interview is in Czech, but here are some great roughly-translated outtakes: Does Radek enjoying watching women’s tennis? Radek: “Only when Petra is playing. Otherwise, I do not watch it.” What do they […]

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Finalists Pose At 2013 WTA Championships

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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Photos Of The Day: WTA Portraits

A Slice reader tipped me off to these amazing, black-and-white portraits of some of the top WTA players. The photos were taken by photographer Dewey Nicks in Indian Wells during the Spring and I love how the players look so dramatic and natural. I’ve posted my favorites, including Maria Sharapova, Aga Radwanska, Andrea Hlavackova, Laura […]

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WTA Players Attend Toray PPO Player Party In Tokyo

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 fun. […]

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