Quarterfinals Day at the French Open 2013

Wednesday 5th June is quarterfinals day at the Roland Garros stadium where the world’s tennis stars are converged to claim the clay title. Court Philippe Chatrier hosts the reigning champions this afternoon when Jelena Jankovic faces Maria Sharapova and Rafael Nadal plays Stanislas Wawrinka for places in the semi-finals. At the Court Suzanne Lenglen Maria … Read more Quarterfinals Day at the French Open 2013

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