Latest Justine Henin Stories

2006-07-16 12:05:29

By Philip Blenkinsop OSTEND, Belgium (Reuters) - Kim Clijsters powered Belgium into their second Fed Cup final on Sunday with a comfortable 6-0 6-1 win over teenager Vania King.

2006-07-15 11:47:48

OSTEND, Belgium (Reuters) - Belgium's Kirsten Flipkens beat American Jill Craybas 5-7 6-2 6-4 to put her side 1-0 up in the Fed Cup semi-final on Saturday.

2006-07-14 08:41:23

By Philip Blenkinsop OSTEND, Belgium (Reuters) - Playing the semi-final of tennis's elite team competition a week after Wimbledon does not make sense, U.S. captain Zina Garrison said the day before her team kick off their decider against Belgium.

2006-07-12 10:12:59

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Wimbledon finalist Justine Henin-Hardenne has pulled out of the Belgium team to face the United States in the Fed Cup semi-finals this weekend. "She will not play because she is not 100 percent fit," a team spokeswoman on Wednesday.

2006-07-08 11:13:29

By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Amelie Mauresmo won an emotional first Wimbledon singles title on Saturday, recovering from a torrid start to beat Justine Henin-Hardenne 2-6 6-3 6-4.

2006-07-08 10:37:24

LONDON (Reuters) - Amelie Mauresmo became the first Frenchwoman since 1925 to claim the Wimbledon singles title with a 2-6 6-3 6-4 win over Belgian Justine Henin-Hardenne on Saturday. It was the world number one's second grand slam crown.

2006-07-08 09:49:41

By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Amelie Mauresmo of France leveled the women's singles final at Wimbledon on Saturday, taking the second set off Justine Henin-Hardenne 6-3.

2006-07-08 09:17:40

LONDON (Reuters) - Justine Henin-Hardenne came out firing on all cylinders in the women's singles final at Wimbledon on Saturday, taking the first set 6-2 off world number one Amelie Mauresmo.

2006-07-07 09:20:33

By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - After a succession of blunderbuss women's finals at Wimbledon, Saturday's showpiece between Amelie Mauresmo and Justine Henin-Hardenne promises an old-fashioned dual of flashing backhands, subtle slices and rapier volleys.

2006-07-06 12:35:13

By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Justine Henin-Hardenne and Amelie Mauresmo cleared the last treacherous hurdles on Thursday en route to a Wimbledon title showpiece that will have the tennis purists drooling.

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  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
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