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  1. Small events need a chance to shine

    Ed McGrogan

    Last week, I saw firsthand what small tournaments mean to worldwide tours and local communities when I visited the Hall of Fame Tennis Championships in Newport. Bellevue Avenue was bustling as cars filled parking spaces and fans filled cash registers...

    Blog | July 17, 2014
  2. WTA-ranked tennis players Li Na and Peng Shuai launch new policy ...

    Shaun Assael

    In ESPN The Magazine's Money Issue, Shaun Assael writes that Li Na and Peng Shuai have launched a tennis craze in China. But by challenging the communist sports machine, they've also forced the next generation to choose sides.

    Story | Conversation | April 22, 2014
  3. espnW -- Influential women and moments in sports history

    In honor of Women's History Month, we highlight some of the most influential women and moments in sports history.

    Photo Gallery | Conversation | February 28, 2014
  4. 2013 Australian Open -- Serena Williams advances despite rolling ...

    Serena Williams overcame a right ankle injury to win her first match at the Australian Open, routing Edina Gallovits-Hall 6-0, 6-0 on Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | January 14, 2013
  5. Serena Williams opens season with rout at Brisbane International

    Serena Williams joked that since the calendar still read 2012, she needed to maintain this year's dominant form.

    Story | Conversation | December 30, 2012
  6. espnW Headliners -- Why Sloane Stephens is NEXT in women's tennis...

    Shaun Assael

    Sloane Stephens is enjoying being the new it girl of American women's tennis and has gone on a charm offensive over the past year to become the WTA's official ambassador of fun.

    Story | Conversation | December 20, 2012
  7. Hsieh Su-wei turns back Laura Robson to win Guangzhou Open title

    Hsieh Su-wei of Taiwan scored beat Laura Robson of Britain 6-3, 5-7, 6-4 Saturday to win the Guangzhou Open.

    Story | Conversation | September 22, 2012
  8. Eugenie Bouchard pulls off upset, makes first quarters

    Eugenie Bouchard upset eighth-seeded Olga Govortsova 1-6, 6-0, 6-3 on Wednesday in the Citi Open to advance her first career WTA Tour quarterfinal.

    Story | Conversation | August 01, 2012
  9. 2012 Summer Olympics -- Roger Federer, Victoria Azarenka earn No....

    Roger Federer and Victoria Azarenka are seeded No. 1 for the Olympic singles tournaments at Wimbeldon.

    Story | Conversation | July 25, 2012
  10. Varvara Lepchenko handles Nicole Gibbs in opener at Carlsbad

    U.S. Olympian Varvara Lepchenko cruised to a 6-3, 6-1 win over NCAA champion Nicole Gibbs in a first-round match at the Mercury Insurance Open on Monday.

    Story | Conversation | July 16, 2012
  11. Serena Williams tops Coco Vandeweghe for Stanford title

    Serena Williams has spent most of her career matching -- and often breaking -- older sister Venus' records. After tying Venus for the most WTA Tour titles among active players, there's little left for her to equal.

    Story | Conversation | July 15, 2012
  12. Olympics 2012 -- Sania Mirza blasts Indian tennis officials over ...

    India's top female tennis player, Sania Mirza, blasted the national federation for using her to resolve a dispute over team selection for the Olympics

    Story | Conversation | June 27, 2012
  13. Venus Williams has ranking to become 4-time Olympian

    Venus Williams has the ranking she needs to become a four-time Olympian.

    Story | Conversation | June 11, 2012
  14. French Open -- Venus Williams' daily battle

    Joanne C. Gerstner

    Venus Williams has learned to live with Sjogren's syndrome. And now she's slowly learning how to win with it.

    Story | Conversation | May 27, 2012
  15. Tennis - Olympics are the new Wimbledon - ESPN The Magazine

    Lindsay Berra

    In ESPN The Magazine, Lindsay Berra writes that the Olympics are becoming the new must-win event for tennis stars like Serena Williams and Alex Bogomolov Jr.

    Story | Conversation | April 02, 2012
  16. Brazil returning to WTA after 11-year absence

    The Brazilian tennis federation says it will host a WTA event in 2013 after an 11-year absence.

    Story | Conversation | March 30, 2012