Tennis Games News Brief:
Tennis - Spanish hoping for Moya u-turn
- The Spanish tennis federation said on Sunday that they will offer a contract renewal to Davis Cup captain Carlos Moya, despite the former world number one announcing his intention to step down.
Chinese fans tout Li Na as tennis pioneer
BEIJING (AP) ? On the day China's first tennis superstar announced her retirement, fans praised Li Na as a pioneer both in the Western-dominated sport in which she excelled and in China's tightly controlled system for training and managing athletes.
Tennis - 'No regrets' for retiring Li Na at emotional farewell
- Pioneering Chinese tennis star Li Na said Sunday she has "no regrets" about her decision to retire over persistent knee injuries, but told an emotional news conference she reached the decision only after thinking long and hard.
'Sad day' for tennis, says Hingis on Li's exit
Tokyo (AFP) - Swiss tennis legend Martina Hingis said Friday Li Na's retirement was a loss to world tennis, crediting the Chinese star with raising the game's profile in her home country.
Tennis trailblazer retires at 32
Asia's first grand slam singles champion Li Na has called time on her 15-year tennis career due to "chronic" knee injuries.
Letter from Li Na announcing her retirement from tennis
(Reuters) - Full transcript of letter from China's two-time grand slam winner Li Na, announcing her retirement from tennis on Friday. My dear friends, For close to fifteen years, we?ve been a part of each other?s lives. As a tennis player representing China on the global stage, I?ve trekked around the world playing hundreds of matches on the WTA tour, for China?s Fed Cup team, at the National ...
Tennis - Hingis sad to see Li Na go
- Swiss tennis legend Martina Hingis said Friday Li Na's retirement was a loss to world tennis, crediting the Chinese star with raising the game's profile in her home country.
Tennis star Murray boosts Scottish 'Yes' campaign
London (AFP) - Scottish tennis star Andy Murray broke his silence over the independence referendum on Thursday by appearing to lend last-minute support to the "Yes" campaign as polling began.
Li Na to establish tennis academy after retirement
Leaving the field of competition due to a serious knee injury, China's tennis ace Li Na couldn't help holding back tears at a news conference on Sunday
Tennis - Spain appoint first female captain of Davis Cup team
- The Spanish tennis federation have appointed former WTA player Gala Leon Garcia as the country's Davis Cup captain, the first woman to hold the position.
Online Tennis Games News Headlines:
Retiring Li Na Has Eyes on Business, and Future of Tennis in China - New York Times
UPDATE 12-Tennis-Wuhan Open women's singles results - Reuters UK
Cal men's tennis gets off to solid start - Daily Californian
The Coleman Vision Tennis Tourney wraps up - KRQE News 13
Australia's Ashleigh Barty takes indefinite break from tennis - The Guardian
Shadow Hills' Amanda Adyani has a love for tennis - The Desert Sun
Li Na Announces Retirement From Tennis - Wall Street Journal
Tennis legends entertain and inspire - Lumina News
Goffin Captures Second Title In Metz - ATP World Tour
First-years find success in tennis tournaments - The Brown Daily Herald