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  1. WTA Tour still searching for a solution

    Stephen Tignor,

    Is the women's season too, um, short? "You just can't win." Is there a truer phrase anywhere? The WTA might be asking itself that as we speak. Everyone told them their season was too long, and that it was causing injuries to players. So th...

    Blog | October 26, 2010
  2. Tennis: WTA Tour still searching for a solution

    Stephen Tignor,

    The WTA Tour just can't win. Even with the around-the-clock seasons of yore behind us, the players still pull up lame. So now what?

    Blog | Conversation | October 26, 2010
  3. Injuries still run rampant on WTA Tour

    Stephen Tignor,

    The juxtaposition couldn't be starker. Every boldfaced name in men's tennis is currently in Shanghai to contest the Rolex Masters. At the same time, each day brings news of another top women's star who has decided the pull the plug. In...

    Blog | October 14, 2010
  4. Tennis: Injuries still run rampant on WTA Tour

    Stephen Tignor,

    Even with a healthier calendar, the top players on the WTA Tour continue to drop like flies. Perhaps the overarching issue is more than a breakdown of human anatomy.

    Blog | Conversation | October 14, 2010
  5. Can the WTA solve injury woes?

    Stephen Tignor,

    In 2009 the WTA, after years of debate and struggle, finally shortened its season. Of course, since we're talking about tennis, "shorten" is a relative term. The women were offered a total of 14 more days off -- the offseason went from seven to ...

    Blog | April 21, 2010
  6. Can the WTA solve injury woes?

    Stephen Tignor,

    The WTA's Roadmap was implemented to keep the game's brightest stars healthy and active. However, after a season beset by injuries, it appears there are a few bumps in the road.

    Blog | Conversation | April 21, 2010
  7. Who gains the most in the Peer story?

    Stephen Tignor,

    Which is the bigger tennis news out of the United Arab Emirates this week? That Shahar Peer of Israel, who was denied a visa into the country one year ago, is currently playing and winning in Dubai? Or that another, non-Israeli WTA player, Jelena Jan...

    Blog | February 16, 2010
  8. Who gains the most in the Shahar Peer story?

    Stephen Tignor,

    First Israeli Shahar Peer broke down Dubai's borders, and now Jelena Jankovic is moving to this lavish city. It only reinforces the notion that money talks.

    Blog | Conversation | February 16, 2010
  9. Next great heiresses?

    Stephen Tignor,

    Where's the next great women's star? It's been a tough week for women's tennis. Most of the big names -- Mauresmo, Henin, Clijsters, and the Williams sisters -- took a pass on Indian Wells, one of the three most prestigious tournaments held in the ...

    Blog | Conversation | March 14, 2007