Kim Clijsters

Type: Person
Name: Kim Clijsters
Title: Tennis Player
Date of Birth: 08/06/1983
Place of Birth: Bilzen, Belgium
Nationality: Belgium
Fact Sheet: Biography for Kim Clijsters
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

David Goffin's Won More Matches Than Novak Djokovic In 2014. But Can He Win A Slam?

David Goffin says he got lucky at the French Open. There in 2012 he overcame his first three opponents as a lucky loser (i.e. he lost in the qualifiers but reached the main draw after someone withdrew) to reach the round of 16, where he faced his idol,  ... [Published Forbes.com - 22 hours ago]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Halep conjures up match of her life to beat Serena

By Yaocheng LeeSINGAPORE, Oct 22 ( ) - French Open finalist Simona Halep produced her best ever tennis to stun Serena Williams 6-0 6-2 at the WTA Finals on Wednesday but the Romanian is keeping her feet firmly on the ground.She had suffered bitter defeats ... [Published Mail Online UK - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

LABRADOR!

ColumnAlmost 300,000 square kilometres of rocky tundra and taiga land in the East of Canada. When exploring the shores and inlands of this immense acreage, there is a considerable chance of meeting the Inuit, riding their dog sleighs, fishing in ice-holes ... [Published Observant Online - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 11 2014 - Updated Oct 11 2014 - 1 reports

‘Puti’ at Brussels: The bizarre and the beautiful

Last year, my brother Mike wrote and directed Puti for the CineFilipino Film Festival. The film starred Ian Veneracion, Jasmine Curtis-Smith, Lauren Young and Leo Rialp. It won awards for Best Cinematography by Robert Yñiguez, Best Sound by Mark Laccay ... [Published Philippine Star - Oct 11 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

“Li Na ”

Early -- sometimes extremely early -- exits are, of course, nothing new to the sport. In recent memory, such notables as Kim Clijsters, Martina Hingis, Justine Henin and Marion Bartoli have had occasion to bid goodbye to their calling sans advance fanfare, ... [Published Business World - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

The multi-tasking Mommy!

Vindhya TripathiGet socialMotherhood and a career were always awkward bedfellows, but 'The comeback mommies' are reinventing the rules. Here are some inspiring stories...While women have been negotiating their way around extended maternity leave and flexible ... [Published InToday - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 2 reports

Ten reasons to celebrate Li Na

Li Na, the two-time Grand Slam champion, announced her retirement from tennis with immediate effect. Wimbledon.com puts forward 10 reasons why she was so special...1. She made "tennis explode" in China. That, according to Chris Evert, was what happened ... [Published Noodls - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Factbox - Early reaction to retirement of China's Li Na

Reuters  –BEIJING (Reuters) - Early reaction to the decision of Asian tennis trailblazer Li Na to retire on Friday due to knee injuries:- -WTA Tour chief executive Stacey Allaster"It's hard to be a household name in a nation with 1.4 billion people, but ... [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 2 reports

Factbox - The rise of China's women

Reuters  –(Reuters) - Milestones in the progress of Chinese women's tennis after Li Na, the first Asian to win grand slam singles titles, announced her retirement from the sport on Friday.- - - -2004August - Sun Tiantian and Li Ting win China's first ... [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 07 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 2 reports

Serena Williams Wins 3rd US Open in Row, 18th Slam

(NEW YORK) — Serena Williams ended a difficult-for-her Grand Slam season in the best way possible, winning her third consecutive U.S. Open championship and 18th major title overall. And like each of her matches at Flushing Meadows the past two weeks, ... [Published TIME.com - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 06 2014 - 1 reports

Wozniacki Reaches U.S. Open Final as Peng Retires in Second Set - Bloomberg

Wozniacki Reaches U.S. Open Final as Peng Retires in Second Set Bloomberg ... either five-time champion and top-seeded Serena Williams of the U.S. or No. 17 Ekaterina Makarova of Russia. Wozniacki lost in the 2009 U.S. Open final to Kim Clijsters. ... [Published Bloomberg via Google News - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

The Highs and Lows of Being a U.S. Open Ballperson

Zach Rosenblatt works in investor relations at a hedge fund in New York City. Every summer, he spends his vacation days chasing after tennis balls. But they’re not just any tennis balls — they’re balls that have bounced off the racquets of Roger Federer ... [Published TIME.com - Aug 26 2014]

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David Goffin's Won More Matches Than Novak Djok... [Published Forbes.com - 22 hours ago]
Halep conjures up match of her life to beat Serena [Published Mail Online UK - Oct 22 2014]
This isn’t new—Venus and Serena have endured na... [Published Tri State Defender - Oct 20 2014]
LABRADOR! [Published Observant Online - Oct 17 2014]
‘Puti’ at Brussels: The bizarre and the beautiful [Published Philippine Star - Oct 11 2014]
A Daring Competitor [Published Beijing Review - Oct 03 2014]
The Brett Favre Club: 10 Athletes Who Couldn’t ... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Sep 24 2014]
“Li Na ” [Published Business World - Sep 22 2014]
The multi-tasking Mommy! [Published InToday - Sep 22 2014]
Ten reasons to celebrate Li Na [Published Noodls - Sep 19 2014]
Factbox - Early reaction to retirement of China... [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Sep 19 2014]
Trailblazer Li hangs up racquet [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Sep 19 2014]
Factbox - The rise of China's women [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Sep 19 2014]
Factbox - Asian trailblazer Li Na [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Sep 19 2014]
Wozniacki eyeing more Grand Slam finals [Published The Kuala Lumpur Post - Sep 15 2014]
Serena Williams Wins 3rd US Open in Row, 18th Slam [Published TIME.com - Sep 08 2014]
Serena Williams Wins First Set From Wozniacki i... [Published Bloomberg via Google News - Sep 07 2014]
Caroline Wozniacki through to US Open final aft... [Published Guardian.co.uk Sports News - Sep 05 2014]
Wozniacki Reaches U.S. Open Final as Peng Retir... [Published Bloomberg via Google News - Sep 05 2014]
Wozniacki Outlasts Sharapova, in U.S. Open Quar... [Published TIME.com - Sep 01 2014]
The Highs and Lows of Being a U.S. Open Ballperson [Published TIME.com - Aug 26 2014]
Devonshire Park - Eastbourne's top seed [Published Pitch-Care.com - Aug 12 2014]
Today in History: June 8, 2014 [Published Columbia Daily Herald - Jun 08 2014]
Sharapova Wins French Open for 2nd Time [Published TIME.com - Jun 07 2014]
Tennis Star Thinks Women Don't Belong on the Pr... [Published Slate - The XX Factor - May 30 2014]
Li Na storms to Australia Open title [Published Taipei Times Online - Jan 25 2014]
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The Brett Favre Club: 10 Athletes Who Couldn’t ... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Sep 24 2014]
Gregory Shamus/Getty Images With the news that linebacker James Harrison is coming out of retirement to play a second go-round with the Pittsburgh Steelers, it got us thinking about other athletes that initially retired, but quickly realized they ...
Serena Williams Wins 3rd US Open in Row, 18th Slam [Published TIME.com - Sep 08 2014]
(NEW YORK) — Serena Williams ended a difficult-for-her Grand Slam season in the best way possible, winning her third consecutive U.S. Open championship and 18th major title overall. And like each of her matches at Flushing Meadows the past two weeks, ...
Serena Williams Wins First Set From Wozniacki i... [Published Bloomberg via Google News - Sep 07 2014]
Serena Williams Wins First Set From Wozniacki in US Open Final Bloomberg ... from Denmark, a former No. 1-ranked player, is playing in her second Grand Slam final. She lost to Belgium's Kim Clijsters in the 2009 U.S. Open championship match. To contact ...
Wozniacki Reaches U.S. Open Final as Peng Retir... [Published Bloomberg via Google News - Sep 05 2014]
Wozniacki Reaches U.S. Open Final as Peng Retires in Second Set Bloomberg ... either five-time champion and top-seeded Serena Williams of the U.S. or No. 17 Ekaterina Makarova of Russia. Wozniacki lost in the 2009 U.S. Open final to Kim Clijsters. ...
Wozniacki Outlasts Sharapova, in U.S. Open Quar... [Published TIME.com - Sep 01 2014]
(NEW YORK) — Caroline Wozniacki trusts her stamina so much that she plans to return to New York in two months to run a marathon. Maria Sharapova, usually the one wearing down opponents in the third set, sure couldn’t keep up on a steamy Sunday at the ...
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