Jana Novotna: Former Wimbledon champion dies at age of 49

The Women's Tennis Association says 1998 Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna, who had cancer, "died peacefully, surrounded by her family" aged 49.

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Andy Murray set to land £1.5m Jaguar deal but British tennis must also cash in on SPOTY champion's ascending popularity

Andy Murray received nothing more tangible than a historic trophy in Belfast on Sunday night, but his widening popularity is expected to bring another material dividend. The freshly re-crowned Sports Personality of the Year is expected to conclude an ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Top 5 Women's Tennis Fashion Prints - WTA Tennis (press release)

WTA Tennis (press release)Top 5 Women's Tennis Fashion PrintsWTA Tennis (press release)Colorful zig-zag print that wonderfully combines cool and warm tones in a geometric pattern solidified the position of Venus Williams' EleVen clothing brand at the very top of tennis fashion. The print, which drew inspiration from South African Ndebele ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Bring it on! Kirsten Dunst gets in touch with her competitive side as she wears tight leggings during friendly tennis match

She is no stranger to competition as a top actress. And on Monday, Kirsten Dunst brought her A-game to a friendly tennis match against a pal in Los Angeles. The 33-year-old Bring It On star was dressed in her sporty best with leggings and a lightweight ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Nairobi Club to host regional tennis championship

The tournament is in the calendar of events for International Tennis Federation (ITF) and Confederation of African Tennis (CAT) The maximum number of players that a country can field for the championship is 11. Each country is allowed two entries in all ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Serena & Caroline: Tennis' Friendly Foes - WTA Tennis (press release)

WTA Tennis (press release)Serena & Caroline: Tennis' Friendly FoesWTA Tennis (press release)Want to see Caroline Wozniacki stick up for Serena Williams in the press room? When will they play doubles together? All that and much more, courtesy of CNN Open Court. Published December 22, 2015 12:14. Serena & Caroline: Tennis' Friendly Foes.Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic Lead Top Five Tennis Moments Of 2015 (Videos) NESN.comSI Tennis Podcast: Serena Williams Sportsperson of the Year outtakes Sports IllustratedMust see: Venus' hilarious introduction of Serena at SI awards ceremony Tennis Magazine The Philadelphia Tribune  - Sports Illustrated  - Mic  - Forbesall 89 news articles »

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Argentina's Thiago Tirante wins Jr. Orange Bowl tennis title in boys' 14-under ... - Miami Herald

Miami HeraldArgentina's Thiago Tirante wins Jr. Orange Bowl tennis title in boys' 14-under ...Miami HeraldThiago Tirante, an animated Argentine, pumped his fist emphatically, roared to the sunny skies and yelled “Vamos!” when he won his final point Tuesday afternoon to secure the Jr. Orange Bowl Boys 14-Under title. He didn't hold back during the match ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Former teen tennis star accused of stealing Rx pads from dental offices - SILive.com

SILive.comFormer teen tennis star accused of stealing Rx pads from dental officesSILive.comCharleston resident Olivia Dubovikov-Hosten was once the top-ranked 14-year-old female tennis player in the country, but in recent years her life took a wrong turn. The 34-year-old ex-tennis star was arrested and charged in April 2010 with obtaining ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Robin Soderling: Swede retires from tennis after glandular fever

Soderling turned professional in 2001 and played his final match 10 years later Former world number four Robin Soderling has retired from tennis after suffering glandular fever since 2011. The 31-year-old Swede, who became the first man to beat Rafael ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Think you're a tennis genius? We'll find out - ESPN

ESPNThink you're a tennis genius? We'll find outESPNThink you're a tennis genius? We'll find out. Email. comment. Dec 22, 2015. Kamakshi Tandon. Close. 371 Shares. Email · print. comment. Before you get too amped up for the 2016 tennis season, let's see how closely you paid attention this year. Good luck.

24 Dec 2015 09:08

SI's 2015 tennis awards: MVPs, disappointments, quotes and more - Sports Illustrated

Sports IllustratedSI's 2015 tennis awards: MVPs, disappointments, quotes and moreSports IllustratedHave a question or comment for Jon? Email him at jon_wertheim@yahoo.com or tweet him @jon_wertheim. Unfortunately Steve Harvey was not able to make it as our emcee, as he is serving an ITF suspension and is banned indefinitely from hosting awards ...SERENA WILLIAMS TENNIS STAR: ITF WORLD CHAMPION 10sBallsall 19 news articles »

24 Dec 2015 09:08

'Serve. Rally. Pour.' perfect for players getting back into tennis - The State

The State'Serve. Rally. Pour.' perfect for players getting back into tennisThe StateMartha Farmer hadn't played tennis in years. After attending the 2015 U.S. Open and seeing the likes of Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic, the 31-year-old Columbia resident wanted to get back into the sport she had played occasionally 20 years ago, when ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Robin Soderling: Swede retires from tennis after glandular fever - BBC News

BBC NewsRobin Soderling: Swede retires from tennis after glandular feverBBC News"I've realised that I will not be healthy enough to be able to play tennis at the level I demand of myself," Soderling told tennis.se. "For that reason I have decided to end my career as a professional tennis player." The Swede, who also reached the ...Robin Soderling, Two-Time French Open Finalist, Retires From Professional Tennis NDTVSports.comSwedish star officially retires from tennis The Local.seSoderling Announces Retirement ATP World Tourall 78 news articles »

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Finding The Next Super-Coach In Tennis

Tennis' top players continue to seek out the advice from those who prospered the most before them. The successes of Ivan Lendl, Stefan Edberg, Boris Becker and Goran Ivanisevic in recent seasons as "super-coaches" still has some players thinking about who ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Valley pro puts new spin on pickleball vs. tennis feud - The Desert Sun

The Desert SunValley pro puts new spin on pickleball vs. tennis feudThe Desert SunThere are plenty of ongoing feuds in the world of sports — Dodgers vs. Giants; Michigan vs. Ohio State; Kobe Bryant vs. Father Time. But one of the most vitriolic beefs around is on display here in the Coachella Valley. I'm talking, of course, about ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Watch: Federer, Djokovic and other top tennis players record off-key Christmas carol to wish fans

Before you watch the video, here's fair warning, this might be the most out-of-tune Christmas carol you will hear this festive season. But if you are a fan of tennis, this is also probably one of the most adorable one as the top ATP World Tour players come ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Andrea Petkovic confesses: ´I wasn´t so close to retire from tennis. Becker can give me some suggestions´

Tennis - The german player speaks about that declaration that was interpretated bad and reveals she was depressed .. Tennis Interviews 24 Dec 2015 - 09:15 / by Gatto Luigi / reads 39. Source: http://de.tennisnet.com/a/wta-tour-andrea-petkovic-mit-einem-0-6 ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Kokkinakis out of tennis for summer

Exciting teenager Thanasi Kokkinakis has ruled himself out of the Australian summer of tennis with a shoulder injury. Kokkinakis took to Twitter on Christmas eve to reveal the "devastating news". The 19 year-old, one of the youngest players in the world's ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08

Tennis stars descend on New Zealand - 3News NZ

Tennis stars descend on New Zealand3News NZSome of the world's top female tennis players will begin to descend on Auckland tomorrow in preparation for the 2016 ASB Classic. But while the big name celebrities will attract considerable attention, the Kiwi number one will have to be ready for some ...

24 Dec 2015 09:08