Latest Justine Henin Stories

2006-07-03 08:44:53

LONDON (Reuters) - Russia's Maria Sharapova dropped her first set at this year's Wimbledon in a battling 7-6 3-6 6-3 fourth round victory over Italian Flavia Pennetta on Monday.

2006-07-02 22:08:53

By Bill Barclay LONDON (Reuters) - In-form Australian Lleyton Hewitt and British teenager Andy Murray will try to set up an intriguing quarter-final meeting at Wimbledon when they play their fourth round matches on Monday.

2006-06-30 15:19:20

By Bill Barclay LONDON (Reuters) - Asian tennis flexed its muscles at Wimbledon on Friday when China's Li Na and Japan's Ai Sugiyama upset Svetlana Kuznetsova and Martina Hingis respectively in the third round.

2006-06-30 09:00:49

By Paul Majendie LONDON (Reuters) - French Open champion Justine Henin-Hardenne sailed into the fourth round at Wimbledon on Friday then suggested doing a grand slam double within a month ranked as one of the toughest challenges in tennis.

2006-06-28 15:18:00

By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Defending champions Roger Federer and Venus Williams dazzled their opponents in the London sunshine as Wimbledon's big hitters strutted their stuff on Wednesday.

2006-06-27 14:59:29

By Bill Barclay LONDON (Reuters) - Roger Federer penned another elegant page in the tennis record books while Andre Agassi overcame a bout of nerves to prolong his own Wimbledon story on Tuesday.

2006-06-25 23:08:21

LONDON (Reuters) - Men's champion Roger Federer and women's second seed Kim Clijsters will have to overcome gifted grasscourters to win their opening matches when Wimbledon starts on Monday.

2006-06-25 06:52:40

LONDON (Reuters) - Wimbledon champion Venus Williams is almost certain to miss the Fed Cup semi-final against Belgium next month. The U.S. team faces a Belgian squad that could feature U.S. Open champion Kim Clijsters and French Open champion Justine Henin-Hardenne in Ostend on July 15-16.

2006-06-23 10:24:05

EASTBOURNE (Reuters) - Belgian Justine Henin-Hardenne maintained her recent dominance over compatriot Kim Clijsters with a 6-3 5-7 6-1 win on Friday to reach the Eastbourne International final.

2006-06-22 09:21:39

By Clare Fallon EASTBOURNE (Reuters) - Justine Henin-Hardenne and Kim Clijsters set up a semi-final appointment at the Eastbourne grasscourt tournament with impressive wins on Thursday.

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