1. Li Na vs. Kristina Mladenovic: Score and Recap from 2014 French Open

    The women's draw at the 2014 French Open seemingly contains a small handful of top contenders, but what little depth there was took a major hit Tuesday when No. 2 seed Li Na was upset by Kristina Mladenovic 7-5, 3-6, 6-1 in the first round...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 144,287 reads 16 comments

  2. How Serena Williams and Li Na Are Ruling Women's Tennis at 32 Years Old

    Serena Williams is 32. Li Na turns 32 Feb. 26 . They are No. 1 and No. 2 in the WTA rankings. They are by no means the first pair of 30-somethings to be ranked No...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 6 months ago 5,450 reads 55 comments

  3. Why Asia's Influence on Tennis Will Continue to Grow

    Li Na , the first Asian, male or female, to win a Grand Slam, was the catalyst that sparked an increased interest in tennis among Asians. Now the growth of tennis in Asia has taken on a life of its own...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 6 months ago 2,478 reads 11 comments

  4. Thanks to Li Na and Stanislas Wawrinka, 1 Brash Gambler Is $196K Richer

    Almost nobody would have thought both Li Na and Stanislas Wawrinka would take home the big prizes at the Australian Open. Well, one person did, and that individual is $196,000 richer because of it...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 7 months ago 11,398 reads 3 comments

  5. Australian Open 2014: How Li Na's Win Will Affect Women's Grand Slam Scene

    Li Na 's win over Dominika Cibulkova culminated an unpredictable Australian Open . The fourth-seed winning the tournament isn't unheard of, but when you consider she was the ...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 7 months ago 4,346 reads 14 comments

  6. Australian Open 2014: Examining Long-Term Ramifications in Men's, Women's Tennis

    Tennis has been dominated by a few select names over recent years, in both the men's and women's realms...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 7 months ago 927 reads 1 comments

  7. Australian Open 2014 Women's Final: Li Na's Triumph Great Moment for Sport

    Finally, Li Na got her Australian Open title. And afterwards, she got quite a few laughs as well. After fighting and scraping to win a first-set tiebreaker, Na completely dominated the second set, defeating Dominika Cibulkova 7-6 (7-3), 6-0.

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 7 months ago 1,557 reads 0 comments

  8. Australian Open 2014 Tennis: Li Na Is Sport's Next Big Star After Title Win

    Li Na has arrived. Not to suggest that Li is not already a hot commodity in the tennis world, but her victory over Dominika Cibulkova in the final at the 2014 Australia ...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 7 months ago 3,527 reads 9 comments

  9. Australian Open 2014: Lessons Learned from Women's Bracket for Rest of Season

    Raise your hand if you had Li Na defeating Dominika Cibulkova in the women's final at the Australian Open. To anyone who raised their hand: You're lying...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 7 months ago 1,208 reads 0 comments

  10. Li Na Gaining Steam as Chinese Megastar with 2014 Australian Open Title

    Watch out, Serena Williams , Maria Sharapova and Victoria Azarenka . After winning her second major title at the 2014 Australian Open on Saturday, Li Na might just be the most famous woman in tennis...

    Lindsay Gibbs Written by Lindsay Gibbs about 7 months ago 23,068 reads 46 comments

  11. Watch Li Na's Hilarious Australian Open Victory Speech Video

    Li Na won her first Australian Open on Saturday, defeating Dominika Cibulkova 7-6 (7-3), 6-0. While the win was impressive, it's her hilarious victory speech that everyone is talking about...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 7 months ago 64,143 reads 43 comments

  12. Li Na vs. Cibulkova : Recap and Results from Australian Open 2014 Women's Final

    At the third time of asking, China's Li Na finally captured the Australian Open , becoming the first woman over 30 to win the title since Australian Margaret Court in 1973. It was a real mixed affair, however...

    Aidan Reynolds Written by Aidan Reynolds about 7 months ago 49,588 reads 26 comments

  13. Li vs. Cibulkova Australian Open 2014 Women's Final: Live Score and Highlights

    The third time was the charm for Li Na , who triumphed at the 2014 Australian Open after faltering in two prior appearances in the final, in 2011 and 2013. For the first time, the fourth seed Li was the favorite in the final as she faced No...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 7 months ago 22,627 reads 5 comments

  14. Australian Open 2014 Tennis: Breaking Down Li Na vs. Dominika Cibulkova Final

    Li Na (No. 4) and Dominika Cibulkova (No. 20) have bettered the field at the 2014 Australian Open to reach the women's final...

    Jesse Reed Written by Jesse Reed about 7 months ago 3,577 reads 2 comments

  15. Australian Open 2014 Results: Day 11 Scores, Highlights and Recap

    Stanislas Wawrinka beat Tomas Berdych to reach his maiden Grand Slam final on Day 11 of the 2014 Australian Open . Meanwhile, in the women's draw, Dominika Cibulkova will meet Li Na in the final on Saturday, Jan...

    Michael Wade Written by Michael Wade about 7 months ago 11,481 reads 0 comments

  16. Australian Open 2014 Women's Final: Li vs. Cibulkova Preview and Prediction

    Two weeks ago, nobody would have predicted this, but while Serena Williams , Maria Sharapova and Victoria Azarenka sit at home, Dominika Cibulkova and Li Na will face off on Saturday for the Australian Open title...

    Lindsay Gibbs Written by Lindsay Gibbs about 7 months ago 16,858 reads 11 comments

  17. Li Na vs. Bouchard: Recap, Results from Australian Open 2014 Women's Semifinal

    No. 4 Li Na booked her place in the final of the 2014 Australian Open after a straight-set win, 6-2, 6-4, over No. 30 Eugenie Bouchard ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 months ago 6,192 reads 2 comments

  18. Australian Open 2014 Women's Semifinals: Li vs. Bouchard Preview and Prediction

    Given the completely unexpected nature of the 2014 Australian Open women’s draw, it’s only fitting that the semifinal battle pits one of the sport’s most overlooked ...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 7 months ago 14,244 reads 19 comments

  19. Australian Open 2014 TV Schedule: Broadcast Info and Predictions for Final Week

    The first week of Grand Slams are often uneventful, but the 2014 Australian Open will have its fair share of early round memories...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 7 months ago 12,075 reads 3 comments

  20. Serena Williams: The 5 Biggest Threats to Her Dominance in 2014

    Serena Williams ' 2013 season will go down as one of the most stunning in tennis history. The American finished as the world's top player for the third time, compiling a 78-4 record replete with two Grand Slam titles and nine other Tour-level crowns...

    David Replogle Written by David Replogle about 10 months ago 8,753 reads 26 comments

  21. Power Ranking the Top 10 Women's Tennis Players After 2013 WTA Championships

    Serena Williams solidified her No. 1 ranking by defending her title at the 2013 WTA Championships. Her seemingly insurmountable 5,046 points lead in the WTA rankings reflects the gap between her game and that of the rest in the field...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 10 months ago 12,759 reads 7 comments

  22. WTA Championships Fashion Hits and Misses

    One of the highlights of the WTA Championships is the pre-tournament Draw Ceremony. It's a chance for the top players on tour to put their athleticism on the shelf and release their inner "girlie girls...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 10 months ago 5,073 reads 5 comments

  23. Power Ranking the Top 20 Women's Tennis Players After US Open 2013

    The 2013 U.S. Open began and ended with all eyes focused on the game's top two players: Serena Williams and Victoria Azarenka . Maria Sharapova , ranked No. 3, withdrew from the tournament before it started...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 11 months ago 9,366 reads 11 comments

  24. Serena Williams Must Use Serve to Overcome Li Na in US Open Semifinals

    In the semifinals of the 2013 U.S. Open, Serena Williams will face Li Na in a clash between two of the top five seeds in the tournament...

    Maxwell Ogden Written by Maxwell Ogden about 12 months ago 1,702 reads 8 comments

  25. US Open Tennis 2013 Women's Semifinals: Williams vs. Li Preview and Prediction

    Going into the U.S. Open, all eyes focused on a possible rematch in the women's draw between No. 1 Serena Williams and No. 2 Victoria Azarenka ...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 12 months ago 7,376 reads 9 comments