VENUS, JANKOVIC, WOZNIACKI COMPLETE WTA SEMI-FINALS LINE-UP

By Dave James (AFP) DOHA — Defending champion Venus Williams reached the semi-finals of the WTA Championships without hitting a ball on Friday as organisers avoided potential embarrassment over the event’s scoring system. Williams reached the last four – along with Jelena Jankovic and Caroline Wozniacki – despite losing two Read More

SAFINA’S DOHA BID ENDS IN FLOOD OF TEARS

Russia’s Dinara Safina reacts after she retired midway through her WTA Tour Championships tennis match against Serbia’s Jelena Jankovic in Doha yesterday. (Reuters By N. D. Prashant Doha: Serena Williams became the world’s top ranked player after Dinara Safina’s season ended in a flood of tears yesterday when she pulled Read More