Tag Archive: China

TENNIS: Li Na still joking after finals defeat

See the full gallery on Posterous Li sees silver lining after grand slam heartbreak Chinese ace runs out of gas in face of composed Clijsters   Christopher Johnson in Melbourne Jan 30, 2011… Continue reading

TENNIS: Chinese tennis ace Li Na — tenacity with a smile

One-on-one with Chinese tennis ace Li Na Maybe not as known to the Shanghai crowds as hometown heroes Liu Xiang or Yao Ming, but Li Na is set to join China’s pantheon of… Continue reading

Tennis: Few Asians reach the top — NY Times, IHT

Tennis: Few Asians reach the top ranks  http://www.nytimes.com/2007/02/06/sports/06iht-tennis.4492642.html http://www.iht.com/articles/2007/02/06/news/tennis.php Christopher Johnson, Tuesday, February 6, 2007 TOKYO–  From the synthetic surfaces of Japan to the newly paved courts of Thailand and China, Asia has… Continue reading