Fresh off her Wimbledon Championship, No. 7 ranked Marion Bartoli has withdrawn from the Bank of the West Classic becuase of a hamstring strain. "During Wimbledon I developed a strain in my hamstring which has not healed over the past two weeks," said Bartoli. "I have been receiving therapy and was optimistic that I would
Martina Hingis, just recently inducted in to the Tennis Hall of Fame, is ending a nearly six-year retirement to play doubles at next week's Southern California Open, the WTA said on Tuesday. Hingis, a five time grand slam singles titles winner, will partner up with Sloviakia's Daniela Hantuchova, currently ranked No. 46, at the July
Maria Sharapova injured her hip wile taking a hard fall in her second-roung loss to Michelle Larcher de Brito at Wimbledon. That injury has caused her to withdraw from next week's WTA tougnament at Stanford. She plans to return to play at the Rogers Cup in Toronto. This comes on the heels of Sharapova hiring
Agnieszka Radwanska the No. 4 tanked tennis player and former Wimbledon finalist, has been criticized in her Polish homeland after posing naked in ESPN's 'Body Issue'.The magazine features a number of naked athletes, including Radwanska sitting by a swimming pool full of tennis balls. Although her modesty remains intact, Radwanska, who has emphasized her Catholic
World No. 2 Maria Sharapova has split with her coach, Thomas Hogstedt, according to an announcement on her official website. “After almost 3 years of working together, Thomas Hogstedt and I decided to part ways,” the statement read. “Due to personal issues, he was not able to travel in the near future and we both
Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland and recent Wimbledon semifinalist continues to win tennis fans by her play on the tennis court. This photo shoot may win her a few more fans from off the court as well. As reporter Alex Kay for Bleacher Report put it, Radwanska "is currently ranked No. 4 in the world in
Venus Williams has pulled out of World TeamTennis matches next week because of the back injury that kept her out of Wimbledon. The seven-time Grand Slam title winner was scheduled to play for the Washington Kastles in home matches Monday and Tuesday, and on the road against the Texas Wild on Wednesday. The Kastles are
No. 15 ranked Marion Bartoli of France earned her first ever Wimbledon Championship with a domineering win over No. 24 Sabine Lisicki of Germany, 6-1, 6-4 at the 2013 Wimbledon Championships. It was not the final match up anyone envisioned with the likes of Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova seeded No. 1 and 2 respectively.
At 31, the oldest World #1 woman in the open era, Serena Williams, dominated the 2013 French Open from start to finish, and it was a grand finish. Pushed to three sets only once throughout the seven matches, Serena finished off a spectacular performance by defeating World #2, Maria Sharapova, 6-4, 6-4 in the final
Serena Williams of the USA continues to prove she belongs on top of the women's tennis world with an easy straight-sets win over Sorana Cirstea of Romania 6-0, 6-2 at the 2013 French Open. Serena committed only 15 unforced errors to move on to round four. She has lost only six games in three matches.