Justine Henin

Tennis ace sharpens shopping skills

If you thought you saw a certain tall blonde tennis superstar around town, well it just might have been her.

Monday, 19 November, 2007, 12:00am

Happy HK ending for Clijsters

Belgian gets off to the best possible start in her final season with victory over Sharapova

Kim Clijsters got the perfect retirement present from Hong Kong yesterday when she won the Watsons Water Champions Challenge.

7 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

Gutsy Yan gets Maria grunting

World number two has to work hard to beat China's grand-slam doubles star

The news that the world number one Justine Henin-Hardenne would not be playing in the Australian Open in two weeks' time didn't concern Maria Sharapova yesterday at Victoria Park as she had other things to worry about.

5 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

China 'needs patience' to enjoy grand slam success

Russian powerhouse Svetlana Kuznetsova believes it will be 'a couple of years' before a Chinese player wins a grand slam event.

The former US Open champion said the Chinese women might be making great strides in doubles but grand slam singles was a different story.

16 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

Mauresmo aims to win on merit

Finalists looking to put Henin-Hardenne's controversial retirement at Australian Open final behind them

Amelie Mauresmo and Justine Henin-Hardenne clash today in the final with both determined to prove they are fighters not quitters.

8 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Sports Quiz

1. Which two world snooker champions were eliminated within an hour of each other at this year's quarter-finals?

2. How many nationalities were involved in the Uefa Champions League semi-final between Chelsea and Liverpool?

3. When and where will the 2012 Olympic hosts be decided?

4. Name the most successful clubs in European Cup rugby?

1 May 2005 - 12:00am

French Open heads for climax

The French Open tennis tournament concludes this weekend with the women's singles final tomorrow and the men's championship clash on Sunday.

6 Jun 2003 - 12:00am