Coming in, it didn't seem possible for Li Na. But she showed some serious mettle in winning the Australian Open championship.
It's only fitting that Novak Djokovic capped a spectacular two months with the year-end championship.
Serena Williams is the heavy favorite to win the year-enders in Istanbul. But it wouldn't be nice if we didn't assess the other players' chances, too.
Andy Murray ended a 77-year nightmare with his long-awaited Wimbledon championship.
In their 16 years as professionals, the Bryan brothers have never been better. Their Wimbledon championship is all the affirmation you need.
A few hours after Serena Williams won the women's championship in Paris, the Bryan brothers followed with one of their own. Not a bad day for the Yanks.
From a 17-year-old girl to a 30-year-old woman, one thing remains the same: those championship trophies.
To go to college or not. That is the growing debate for today's budding tennis professionals. John Isner did. Donald Young didn't. You make the call.
The Roger Federer-Novak Djokovic dream semifinal didn't seem possible -- until both players decided to show their championship form.
Roger Federer really wanted to play Rafael Nadal in Australia. He probably doesn't have that hankering anymore.
It was a struggle, but Serena Williams' championship beast finally resurfaced.
Ten years into his professional career, Alex Bogomolov is finally a major player -- thanks in large part to a life-altering family addition.
If this is the future of men's tennis, we'll take some more. Novak Djokovic, with his breathtaking will, slowed down the toughest player we've seen in generations.
There are countless ways to crunch the numbers, but only one measures the best men's and women's seasons of 2010 using the gold standard: results in Grand Slam events.
Sure, there's a gap between Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer and the field. But a surprise could be lurking at the year-end championships.
Serena Williams displayed a Plan B. Vera Zvonareva showed unnerving poise. Now they'll meet for the Wimbledon championship.