Many young white people are encouraged by their parents to just “move on” with the business of the future, writes Adriaan Basson.
Li Na, who blazed a trail for a generation of women tennis players in China, says the country's men are now in desperate need of an inspirational role model.
Li Na's shining example and the explosion of tournaments in China after her Grand Slam wins has triggered the emergence of a new generation of Chinese players.
Chinese tennis great Li Na says with the right desire US Open champion Naomi Osaka can go on and win multiple Grand Slams.
Li Na says she's sorry Chinese tennis has not moved on more since her retirement, as the country's fruitless search for a new champion continues.
Retired tennis star Li Na and her husband, Dennis, are celebrating the arrival of their first child.
Li Na has ruled out a return to tennis despite quitting the sport just months after winning her second Grand Slam title.
Pioneering Chinese tennis star Li Na has said she has "no regrets" about her decision to retire over persistent knee injuries.
Swiss tennis legend Martina Hingis says Chinese star Li Na's retirement was a loss to world tennis.
China's Li Na is poised to retire in a move which would bring down the curtain on Asia's most successful tennis career.
World number two Li Na of China has announced that she will miss the US Open as she struggles with a knee injury.
Tennis greats Yevgeny Kafelnikov, Li Na and Mary Pierce have been honoured for their achievements on the court.
Two-time Grand Slam champion Li Na and former Wimbledon champion Goran Ivanisevic are International Tennis Hall of Fame candidates.
Li Na says she is stunned by Serena Williams' impressive comeback from giving birth and says her old rival has a golden chance to reclaim her Wimbledon crown.
Chinese great Li Na backed Serena Williams to pull off a quickfire return to tennis after the birth of her first child.
Retired two-time Grand Slam champion, China's Li Na, has announced she is expecting her first child.
Recently retired Chinese tennis trailblazer Li Na has been appointed as an ambassador for the season ending WTA Tour Finals.
The retirement of Li Na may have robbed Asian tennis of its brightest star, but Kei Nishikori has put up his hand to fill the breach.
China's two-time Grand Slam-winner Li Na has announced her retirement, saying injuries had forced her to end her career.
Li Na's Grand Slam future is "up in the air" after an injury-hit season, tennis great Martina Navratilova has said.
Chinese second seed Li Na has suffered a shock third round exit at Wimbledon, going down to Barbora Zahlavova Strycova.
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