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Li Na enters second round at Eastbourne
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Li Na enters second round at Eastbourne

Jun 19 2013, 4:22am CDT | by

Eastbourne (England), June 19 (IANS) Second seed Li Na of China defeated French woman Alize Cornet 6-2, 6-4 to reach the second round of the Aegon International here.

Eastbourne (England), June 19 — Second seed Li Na of China defeated French woman Alize Cornet 6-2, 6-4 to reach the second round of the Aegon International here. Li, French Open champion two years...

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Li Na enters second round at Eastbourne

Jun 19 2013, 4:22am CDT | by

Eastbourne (England), June 19 (IANS) Second seed Li Na of China defeated French woman Alize Cornet 6-2, 6-4 to reach the second round of the Aegon International here.

Eastbourne (England), June 19 — Second seed Li Na of China defeated French woman Alize Cornet 6-2, 6-4 to reach the second round of the Aegon International here.

Li, French Open champion two years ago but beaten in the second round at Roland Garros earlier this month, will next take on former champion Marion Bartoli of France, reports Xinhua.

Fifth seed Caroline Wozniacki, the former World No.1, led Tamira Paszek 6-2, 2-2 before the Austrian retired with a left thigh injury Tuesday.

Wildcard Elena Baltacha of Britain defeated Czech Karolina Pliskova 7-5, 7-6(3) while Hsieh Su Wei of Chinese Taipei beat Briton Johanna Konta 6-4, 6-3.

In the men's event, Australian Bernard Tomic posted a 6-3, 6-4 first round win over Briton James Ward.

Spain's Feliciano Lopez, twice a Wimbledon quarterfinalist, beat Finn Jarkko Nieminen 7-6(3), 7-6(5).

Slovak Martin Klizan beat Victor Troicki 6-3, 6-2 and Ivan Dodig eliminated Denis Istomin 6-3, 6-4.

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Retiring Li Na says she has ‘no regrets’

Sep 21 2014 9:13am CDT | Source: globeandmail

Two-time Grand Slam champion: ‘I feel this is the best time for me to reti ...
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Li Na retires from WTA tennis with no regrets

Sep 21 2014 8:57am CDT | Source: CBC Sports

Two-time Grand Slam titlist Li Na shed tears Sunday in Beijing as she explained her decision to retire from professional tennis in the wake of a fourth knee operation. ...
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Li: No regrets over retirement

Sep 21 2014 4:56am CDT | Source: Espn.co.uk

Li Na says she has "no regrets'' about her decision to retire over long time issues with knee ...
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Ana Ivanovic beats Caroline Wozniacki to clinch Pan Pacific Open title

Sep 21 2014 4:25am CDT | Source: Sport-The Guardian

Ana Ivanovic beats Caroline Wozniacki 6-2, 7-6 in Tokyo Serb former world No1 takes her fourth WTA title of the year Li Na forced to retire due to recurring knee injuries Continue readi ...
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'My body begged me to stop the pounding"

Sep 19 2014 4:02am CDT | Source: Espn.co.uk

Li Na has retired from tennis after enduring four operations and 100s of weekly injections to combat swelling and pain in ...
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Li Na forced to retire from tennis

Sep 19 2014 2:25am CDT | Source: ESPN STAR Sports

Two-time grand slam winner Li Na has announced her retirement from the sport after struggling to overc ...
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Li Na retires from tennis because of injury

Sep 19 2014 2:00am CDT | Source: Telegraph

World No 6, who is second only to Sharapova in earning power, is forced to quit at 32 because of long-running knee probl ...
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Li Na forced to retire due to recurring knee injuries

Sep 18 2014 11:02pm CDT | Source: CBC Sports

Li Na, a two-time Grand Slam champion from China who took tennis in Asia to a new level, has retired due to recurring knee i ...
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Li Na, China's double grand slam winner, forced to retire by knee injury

Sep 18 2014 10:23pm CDT | Source: Sport-The Guardian

32-year-old was the first Chinese player to win a major title and she helped take tennis to a new level in Asia Continue readi ...
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Li Na retires, citing recurring knee problem

Sep 18 2014 10:18pm CDT | Source: ESPN.com - Tennis

Li Na, a two-time Grand Slam champion from China who took tennis in Asia to a new level, has announced her ...
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