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Monica Seles

Petra Kvitova says meeting with Monica Seles was key after knife attack

Kvitova suffered cuts to her left hand during a home invasion in 2016, while Seles was stabbed in the back during a match in Hamburg in 1993. 

Mar 07, 2019, 11:02 AM IST

Traumatised Petra Kvitova doubted she would ever be back in Grand Slam contention

It was much more than a case of overcoming a physical injury, however, with the attack having exacted a heavy mental toll on the twice Wimbledon champion.

Jan 24, 2019, 14:35 PM IST

Australian Open: Petra Kvitova defeats Danielle Collins to reach women's final

The eighth seeded Czech will meet U.S. Open champion Naomi Osaka, as she bids for her first Grand Slam triumph since claiming the second of her Wimbledon titles in 2014.

Jan 24, 2019, 12:58 PM IST

Andy Murray insists tennis fans should not be pushed away

Tennis ace Andy Murray on Wednesday urged the game’s authorities to not overreact to recent security breaches by pushing the fans away.

May 27, 2015, 17:51 PM IST

French Open organisers defends security in nervy Paris

 It happened in 2009, again in 2013 and on Sunday once more security was embarrassingly breached at the French Open in a city still on edge after January`s deadly Islamist attacks on Charlie Hebdo.

May 24, 2015, 22:46 PM IST

Australian Open: List of Women's Singles champions in Open Era

American tennis icon Serena Williams on Saturday romped home to her 19th Grand Slam singles title defeating her rival, Maria Sharapova in just little under two hours in front of a packed Rod Laver Arena crowd.

Jan 31, 2015, 17:22 PM IST

Williams demolishes Halep, captures WTA Finals title third time in row

Serena Williams sealed her fifth WTA Finals title and took sweet revenge for her crushing loss to Simona Halep when she hammered the Romanian 6-3, 6-0 in Singapore on Sunday.

Oct 26, 2014, 18:16 PM IST

Monica Seles to marry 72-year-old billionaire

Monica Seles has said "yes" to 72-year-old billionaire, Tom Golisano, and is all set to walk down the aisle with him.

Jun 13, 2014, 04:14 AM IST

Twenty years on, Monica Seles still carries attack scars

The knife attack on Monica Seles, which took place in Hamburg 20 years ago, not only dictated security at sports events over the last two decades, but changed the victim`s life.

Apr 30, 2013, 09:58 AM IST

Ana Ivanovic inspired by Monica Seles to take up tennis

Ana Ivanovic has revealed that she started playing tennis because of Monica Seles and hopes to inspire young children the same way.

Mar 09, 2012, 19:59 PM IST

Return of Clijsters, Henin good for women tennis: Monica Seles

The women tennis has got richer
and the WTA competition more challenging with the return of
Justin Henin and Kim Clijsters, says former star Monica Seles.

Mar 15, 2010, 18:16 PM IST

Return of Clijsters, Henin good for women tennis: Monica Seles

The women tennis has got richer
and the WTA competition more challenging with the return of
Justin Henin and Kim Clijsters, says former star Monica Seles.

Mar 15, 2010, 18:16 PM IST