Nadal & Sharapova Through to Third Round at French Open

Defending champions Rafael Nadal and Maria Sharapova are both through to the third round of the Roland Garros tournament. The tennis stars played through dull weather to keep their sights on the respective French Open singles titles. Sharapova has had the smoothest journey, beating Canadian Eugenie Bouchard 6-2, 6-4. Rafa, on the other hand, has … Read more Nadal & Sharapova Through to Third Round at French Open

Austalian Open 2010 Tennis: Jie Zheng First Chinese Woman to Make Semi-Finals

Jie Zheng today became the first Chinese woman ever to make the semi-final of the Australian Open tennis, after she defeated Maria Kirilenko 6-3, 6-1. While the scoreline seems one-sided, the true story of the match was a more clinical Zheng when it came to break points: Zheng had six break point opportunities, and converted … Read more Austalian Open 2010 Tennis: Jie Zheng First Chinese Woman to Make Semi-Finals