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2-Time Wimbledon Champion Survives Home Attack
Petra Kvitova, a top-ranked tennis star who won Wimbledon in 2011 and 2014, was attacked in her apartment by an armed assailant who posed as an electric company employee and held a knife to her throat, police say.
Juan Martin del Potro's thriller tops 2016 tennis matches of the year
From the first major event of the season, in Australia, to the final weekend of the year, the pool of barn-burning matches did not lack. Here are our top 10 matches of 2016: 1. Juan Martin del Potro def. Andy Murray 6-4, 5-7, 6-7(5), 6-3, 6-4, Davis Cup semifinals A few weeks after their Rio de
Index: New Study Reveals Overdraft Fees Have Tripled Over the Last 3 Decades
tonight. Overdraft fees adding up at the bank. A new study out this evening revealing that bank revenues from service charges including overdraft fees have tripled now over the last three decades. Most banks charging at least $35 for each overdraft now. To the tennis star attacked in her home.
Social reaction: Tennis universe sending best wishes to Kvitova
Tennis players from around the globe responded quickly after Petra Kvitova was injured by a knife-wielding attacker at her home Tuesday that left the 13th-ranked Czech with a severe injury to her left hand.
Petra Kvitova suffers 'severe' hand injury by knife-wielding burglar
PRAGUE -- Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova was injured by a knife-wielding attacker at her home on Tuesday. The 2011 and 2014 Wimbledon champion said the injury to her left hand was "severe." It was not immediately clear how the injury could affect the 2011 and 2014 Wimbledon champion's
Petra Kvitova injured by knife-wielding burglar at home
PRAGUE -- Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova was injured by a knife-wielding attacker at her home on Tuesday. The player's spokesman, Karel Tejkal, said Kvitova suffered a left hand injury and has been treated by doctors. He said the injuries to Kvitova, who is left-handed, were not
Pam Shriver on 2016 IMPACT25 honoree Angelique Kerber
Angelique Kerber was sweaty. She had just beaten Johanna Konta in the semifinals of the Australian Open to book a trip to her first major final. Her on-court interview had finished about 30 seconds earlier. Adrenaline pumping, she popped out into a quiet hallway at Rod Laver Arena. I had just
Who are players of the year for fascinating 2016 season?
The year in tennis had a dramatic split personality. It was a year of exceptional achievements by well-known players, but also a year of transition. Serena Williams made history although her grip on the women's game was convincingly loosened. The ATP's Big Four spent more time breaking down than
Daunting challenges await Maria Sharapova when she returns
Russian tennis star? Maria Sharapova scored a significant victory in court Tuesday when the Court of Arbitration for Sport upheld her appeal and reduced her two-year suspension for doping to 15 months. Equally daunting challenges await Sharapova on a very different court when she's eligible to play