Li Na: China crying out for male star

2019-09-23 10:13

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 generation making its mark

2018-10-10 17:34

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.

Li Na says Osaka needs 'desire' to go further

2018-10-08 10:41

Chinese tennis great Li Na says with the right desire US Open champion Naomi Osaka can go on and win multiple Grand Slams.

Chinese tennis needs to 'grow up' - Li Na

2017-10-02 09:46

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.

Tennis star Li Na has baby girl

2015-06-03 07:03

Retired tennis star Li Na and her husband, Dennis, are celebrating the arrival of their first child.

Li rules out retirement U-turn

2014-10-19 11:45

Li Na has ruled out a return to tennis despite quitting the sport just months after winning her second Grand Slam title.

'No regrets' for retiring Na

2014-09-21 13:50

Pioneering Chinese tennis star Li Na has said she has "no regrets" about her decision to retire over persistent knee injuries.

'Sad day' for tennis - Hingis

2014-09-19 11:27

Swiss tennis legend Martina Hingis says Chinese star Li Na's retirement was a loss to world tennis.

China's Li Na set to retire

2014-09-18 09:31

China's Li Na is poised to retire in a move which would bring down the curtain on Asia's most successful tennis career.

Li Na to sit out US Open

2014-07-31 17:12

World number two Li Na of China has announced that she will miss the US Open as she struggles with a knee injury.


3 greats inducted into Tennis Hall of Fame

2019-07-22 14:41

Tennis greats Yevgeny Kafelnikov, Li Na and Mary Pierce have been honoured for their achievements on the court.

Li, Ivanisevic top fan vote for Tennis Hall of Fame

2018-10-10 07:03

Two-time Grand Slam champion Li Na and former Wimbledon champion Goran Ivanisevic are International Tennis Hall of Fame candidates.

Fellow mum Li Na hails Serena comeback

2018-07-10 15:17

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.

Mother Serena 'can fix everything' - Li

2017-09-28 13:11

Chinese great Li Na backed Serena Williams to pull off a quickfire return to tennis after the birth of her first child.

Li Na announces she's pregnant

2015-01-19 10:53

Retired two-time Grand Slam champion, China's Li Na, has announced she is expecting her first child.

Li named WTA Finals ambassador

2014-09-30 10:11

Recently retired Chinese tennis trailblazer Li Na has been appointed as an ambassador for the season ending WTA Tour Finals.

Nishikori hopes to fill Li void

2014-09-20 07:55

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.

Li Na announces retirement

2014-09-19 07:34

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 future 'up in the air'

2014-08-15 10:38

Li Na's Grand Slam future is "up in the air" after an injury-hit season, tennis great Martina Navratilova has said.

Li beaten at Wimbledon

2014-06-27 16:43

Chinese second seed Li Na has suffered a shock third round exit at Wimbledon, going down to Barbora Zahlavova Strycova.

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