Wimbledon Champion Marion Bartoli Announced Retirement from Tennis

No one expected that Marion Bartoli who recently won her first Grand Slam would retire from the tennis tour. But she did. Here is the post of Chris Chase, USA TODAY Sports: “Wimbledon champ Marion Bartoli announces retirement”. Marion Bartoli … Continue reading

Women’s Tennis Ranking of Countries

I published “Men’s Tennis Ranking of Countries” last week. I was asked to make the same ranking for women tennis. Methodology remains the same: Position 1 gives 99 points…position 99 gives 1 point.  We see two leaders on women’s tennis … Continue reading

Living Tennis Legend Martina Hingis Is Making Third WTA comeback

This article “Martina Hingis, thriving with Washington Kastles, readies for return to WTA doubles circuit” from Washington Post was written by Chelsea Janes. If you’re wondering whether Martina Hingis is ready for a successful comeback to the WTA tour, you’re … Continue reading

WTA Number One Ranking on the Line in Doha

The WTA rankings system has been under fire in recent years. Critics scoffed that Dinara Safina and Caroline Wozniacki could reach the rankings summit without winning a Grand Slam title, and the catcalls grew even louder when the Dane stayed … Continue reading

Discussing the 2012 WTA Championships

Discussing the 2012 WTA Championships I continue to discuss  2012 WTA Championships in Istanbul with a tennis coach. Can you comment of the last tennis matches, especially  Serena Williams vs Victoria Azarenka? I watched the Serena Williams and Victoria  Azarenka … Continue reading