- Sabine Lisicki’s best childhood memory was meeting Martina Hingis & is now winning doubles titles with her
- Jelena Jankovic went Happy Gilmore on the putting green.
- What is Sorana Cirstea’s favorite thing about her close friendship with Ana Ivanovic?
- Sloane Stephens is a master -at mini-golf
- Serena Williams next karaoke favorite
The ladies are often overshadowed by the men for their shotmaking. But check out this video from the WTA of the best shots of January 2014. Some are incredibly impressive, really really good. But which is your favourite?
January’s finalists include Caroline Wozniacki, Maria Sharapova, Andrea Petkovic, Victoria Azarenka and Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova
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Footage from Friday’s Guinness World Record title for the most people bouncing tennis balls on tennis racquets in one location. A total of 658 New York area kids along with their chaperones and led by Andrea Petkovic & ATP World Tour star Mardy Fish broke the record.
In a new series of videos we explore the passions, other than tennis, of WTA stars. Andrea Petkovic, one of the most charismatic players on the WTA, is known for her interest in politics and literature, however it is her love of music that she talks to us about in this short film. Find out about her musical tastes and how she envisages a life in music after her tennis career
Everyone has a favourite song, right? Well, when you put tennis players on the spot – as we did at the BNP Paribas Open, Indian Wells – it would seem that they can either tell you that song straight away or they simply don’t have a clue.
Players in the video: Caroline Wozniacki, Elena Baltacha, Yanina Wickmayer, Sam Stosur, Vera Zvonareva, Agnieszka Radwanksa, Urszula Radwanska, Ana Ivanovic, Andrea Petkovic, Li Na, Aravane Rezai, Shahar Peer, Sybille Bammer, Alize Cornet, Daniela Hantuchova, Jelena Jankovic, Flavia Pennetta, Gisela Dulko, Nadia Petrova, Victoria Azarenka, Alex Delgheru, Petra Kvitova, Timea Bacsinszky, Kim Clijsters, Vania King, Yaroslava Shvedova , Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez, Klara Zakopalova, Renata Voracova, Elena Vesnina, Kveta Peschke & Katarina Srebotnik.
It’s hot, it’s sunny, and the crowds are flocking to Indian Wells for the BNP Paribas Open. As the players prepared for one of the biggest tournaments in the world, we took a wander around the practice courts to catch the preparation that goes into competing for one of the most coveted titles in tennis.
Players in the video: Aravane Rezai, Daniela Hantuchova, Maria Sharapova, Caroline Wozniacki, Li Na, Agnieszka Radwanksa, Ursula Radwanska, Kim Clijsters, Victoria Azarenka, Dominika Cibulkova, Andrea Petkovic, Ana Ivanovic & Tsvetana Pironkova