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Wozniacki Jokes Around At Indian Wells All-Access Hour

The typical WTA All-Access Hour at Indian Wells today was a little less than typical when it comes to Caroline Wozniacki. The Dane tried to play some jokes on her fellow players – first trying (and failing) to pop a balloon behind Maria Sharapova and then making faces behind Agnieszka Radwanska. (Photos: AP)

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Azarenka Poses With AO, WTA No1 Trophies

After a late night of celebrating, no doubt, Victoria Azarenka still managed to look fresh and beautiful as she posed with her two new friends on the banks of the Yarra River in Melbourne – the Daphne Akhurst Australian Open trophy and the WTA world number 1 trophy. Love the outfit, the va-va-voom hair and […]

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Lisicki Paints Faces At The Australian Open

The only painting we usually see tennis players doing is painting the lines on the court (a figure of speech, of course). Today at the Australian Open, Germany’s Sabine Lisicki did some face painting of young girls during a promotional event. It looks like Sabine was starting to paint a sunshine on a girl’s cheek […]

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2011 Bali Draw Ceremony

The draw for the Commonwealth Bank Tournament of Champions (aka Bali) was made today. The ceremony featured all eight players wearing fancy dresses in local Batik designs. The draw resulted as the following: No.1 Marion Bartoli vs. Anabel Medina Garrigues, No.2 Peng Shuai vs. Nadia Petrova, No.3 Sabine Lisicki vs.Daniela Hantuchova and No.4 Roberta Vinci […]

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Huber Finishes At Top, Schnyder Send Off

Today in Istanbul, Liezel Huber was awarded the year-end doubles trophy for finishing No.1 in the world in 2011. Liezel and her partner, Lisa Raymond, will face Kveta Peschke and Katarina Srebotnik for the year-end doubles championship title tomorrow. Also today, Ipek Senoglu, Kveta Peschke, Katarina Srebotnik, Samantha Stosur, Mary Pierce, Iva Majoli, Victoria Azarenka […]

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WTA Finalists Gab At Istanbul Draw Ceremony

It’s all fun and girl talk until the games begin. Caroline Wozniacki, Maria Sharapova, Li Na, Vera Zvonareva, Aggie Radwanska, Sam Stosur and Petra Kvitova looked super friendly at the draw ceremony for the WTA Year-End Championships at the Sheraton hotel in Istanbul. Something must have been really funny because I don’t think I’ve ever […]

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Wozniacki Flies Turkish Airlines Simulator

World No.1 Caroline Wozniacki experienced flying a plane in an Airbus A320 flight simulator ride last night. Caroline flew an almost 12-minute flight from Istanbul to Copenhagen. If only that trip was actually 12 minutes! WTA’s Stacey Allaster was also there and was presented with a Turkish Airlines model airplane. (Photos: NTVSpor.net)

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WTA Images For Istanbul – Marvelous And Mistakes

This past June, Vera Zvonareva, Victoria Azarenka and Jelena Jankovic traveled to Turkey to unveil Istanbul as the site of the upcoming WTA Year-End Championships. We all got a sneak-peek at some interesting imagery, including the image above, of the players. Now it’s time to see some more up close. My guess is they included […]

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WTA Pays Tribute To Earthquake/Tsunami Victims

Top WTA players in Tokyo for the Toray Pan Pacific Open participated in the opening ceremony and an event to pay tribute to the victims of the March earthquake and tsunami. World No.1 Caroline Wozniacki also said a few words while the players held a sign saying “Gambaro! Nippon!” meaning “Let’s carry on! Japan!” (Photos: […]

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WTA Pre-Wimbledon Party: Best Of The Best

From every angle, Serena Williams was absolutely smashing in her Burberry dress at the WTA Tour Pre-Wimbledon Party tonight in London. The defending Wimbledon champion even tweeted her thanks to Christopher Bailey and Burberry before arriving to the party. Drop dead gorgeous in red, Maria Sharapova wore a head-to-toe ensemble from the fashion house of […]

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