Jelena Jankovic won her second tour title of the year after defeating fourth seed Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-3 6-2 at the China Open.
JJ looked really confident in the final of the $600,000 Beijing tournament, getting revenge for her quarter-final defeat by Kuznetsova at the Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo last… Continue
Added by Svetlana on September 29, 2008 at 10:22am —
Andy Roddick defeated Dudi Sela 6-4 6-7 (6/8) 6-3 to capture the China Open championship.
"At the end of the day, a win is a win and I'm happy with that,"
Roddick commented. "I had in the back of my mind that I'd played 30-40 finals and… Continue
Added by Svetlana on September 29, 2008 at 10:20am —
OK, we have some new photos to add to the Ana and Fernando story
Added by Svetlana on September 29, 2008 at 10:14am —
(Fernando Verdasco and Ana's mother Dragana)
We already showed you photos
from the Beijing Players Party and… Continue
Added by Svetlana on September 27, 2008 at 4:00am —
Jelena Jankovic was the last player to move into the semifinals of the China Open. She defeated Daniela Hantuchova 7-5, 6-1 in today quarterfinal. Jelena was last year's Beijing runner-up to Hungarian Agnes Szavay.
"In the first set Daniela gave me trouble, and I had a… Continue
Added by Svetlana on September 27, 2008 at 3:58am —
Ana Ivanovic continues with her bad game, she was defeated in marathon quarterfinals of the China Open by Zheng Jie 7-6 (4), 2-6, 6-4.
The match lasted almost three hours, filled with exciting rallies, service breaks, strings of deuce games and unforced errors.
This is second time this year that… Continue
Added by Svetlana on September 27, 2008 at 3:57am —
Sorry for the watermarks but I just had to show you these pictures, it's something we don't see often...Jelena and Ana sharing a laugh! They look so nice!…
Added by Svetlana on September 24, 2008 at 5:00am —
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Q: We know that you always spend a lot of time with your mother in hotels when off court, so would you do something or go anywhere with her in Beijing?
Jelena: Well, I come here to play tennis, but when I have time off, I might have the chance to attend some activities in Beijing, but I do not know whether my mum will or will… Continue
Added by Svetlana on September 23, 2008 at 1:54pm —
Q: After you won the French Open and reached to No.1 in women’s singles you have not got any other titles this year. Can you self analyze and tell us what’s going on?
Ana: It was really my peak time this year in French Open. In Wimbledon I felt hard in energy and emotional level, especially… Continue
Added by Svetlana on September 23, 2008 at 1:52pm —
OK, when I wrote first story
about Novak Djokovic and Leryn Franco, I have to admit I thought it's just a gossip cause there were no any photos of Novak and Leryn together. Then the photo from the… Continue
Added by Svetlana on August 27, 2008 at 6:49am —
Well, the photo speaks more then thousand words....It looks like what we wrote
is truth, and Ultima Hora and Kurir were right....
Here is the photo of Leryn Franco and Novak Djokovic in Olympic… Continue
Added by Svetlana on August 19, 2008 at 1:00am —
According to Serbian Kurir
magazine and some other international press, Novak Djokovic did win the shiniest trophy in Beijing...and that's the hottest female athlete, Paraguayan javelin thrower Leryn… Continue
Added by Svetlana on August 18, 2008 at 7:00am —
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Venus and Serena Williams have won the Olympic gold medal in women's doubles!
The Williamses beat the Spanish duo Anabel Medina Garrigues and Virginia Ruano Pascual, 6-2, 6-0 in Sunday's final.…
Added by Svetlana on August 17, 2008 at 4:52pm —
Rafael Nadal has won a gold medal in Olympic tennis by beating Fernando Gonzalez of Chile 6-3, 7-6 (2), 6-3 in the final of men's singles!…
Added by Svetlana on August 17, 2008 at 4:51pm —
Elena Dementieva beat Dinara Safina 3-6, 7-5, 6-3 to win the Olympic Games women's singles gold medal!
The 2000 silver-medallist overcame an error-strewn first set to lead a Russian podium sweep after Vera Zvonareva claimed the bronze medal earlier.
“I never… Continue
Added by Svetlana on August 17, 2008 at 4:50pm —
Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka beat Simon Aspelin and Thomas Johansson of Sweden 6-3, 6-4, 6-7 (4), 6-3 and won Gold medal at the Beijing Olympic Games!
Before Olympics they played only 4 times together and won only one match!…
Added by Svetlana on August 17, 2008 at 4:50pm —
It's raining in Beijing and all matches are postponed....
Added by Svetlana on August 14, 2008 at 5:20am —
Thanks to the photographers of Reuters, Getty, AP, AFP and other agencies we can enjoy in photos from Beijing. I chose some of the most interesting photos where players were caught in emotional moments. You will see some happy faces, mad, disappointed, you will see sadness, worrying, frustrates, celebrating and lot more.
For the beginning just some while playing...or maybe dancing, or flying?!?…
Added by Svetlana on August 14, 2008 at 5:18am —