Nicolas Almagro seeks to escape the long shadows of compatriots David Ferrer and Rafa Nadal. While enjoying his finest season, he may have reached a peak that can lead him into the top ten.
Sara Errani has emerged from the shadows of a successful career as a doubles player to reach the quarters of both 2012 Grand Slam Championships
Yaroslava Shvedova is the new Russian tennis beauty whi just stunned Li Na in the French Open 2012.
Mikhail Youzhny hit his stride in 2010 but has no time to rest on his laurels as a hungry bunch of young hunters have his ranking in their sights.
In winning her first Grand Slam at Roland Garros last year, Francesca showed the world a very competitive personality only matched by her most gracious acceptance speech.
Chinese Tennis player Shuai Peng’s profile.
Since arriving on the tour in 2000, Vera Zvonareva has been one of the WTA’s most talented performers, who has finally learned to control her emotions and let her racquet do the talking.
With Serena Williams’s tennis career on hold, a graceful 20-year old blonde Dane, Caroline Wozniacki, has emerged as the world’s top female player, a role she fills beautifully on and off the court.
In 2008, David Ferrer finished the year as the fourth ranked player on the tour. The future looked bright, but 2009 turned out to be an undistinguished year for the 10 year tour veteran.
For last year’s Wimbledon finalist and most improved player, the time has come to take his game up a notch or be prepared to let the field overcome him.