(April 17, 2014) British tennis player Laura Robson announced on her Facebook page that she’s having wrist surgery:
Post by Laura Robson.
The 20-year-old Robson is currently ranked at 64 in the world. She won the girls’ Wimbledon title in 2008.
What's with tennis stars trying to be rappers all of a sudden? First it was Andy Roddick impersonating Jay-Z, now Laura Robson has done her best Kendrick Lamar impression.
Laura posted a clip of her rapping to Kendrick's Backstreet Freestyle, hand actions included. She asked, "So how did I do? Future career as a rapper? #kendrick"
So how did she do guys? Was...
Laura Robson was unable to repeat last year’s stunning US Open victory over Li Na as she went out in the third round in New York. Twelve months ago the British teenager announced her arrival on the world stage with back-to-back wins over Kim Clijsters and Li to reach the fourth round of a grand slam for the first time.
Laura Robson Beats Caroline Garcia Faces Li...
80s night at Casa Robson. #flashdance
Wimbledon is just around the corner, which means it is the perfect time to inspire British kids to throw on their summer sweats and give that racket a twirl. Laura Robson and Wilson teamed up to encourage kids to take up tennis by touring London schools with Wilson rackets.
Laura Robson is confident, beautiful and very good at tennis, so it's no wonder the British girl has the guts to wind up her coach, Zeljko Krajan, over his bad habits! Far from turn a blind eye to Krajan's cigarette smoking, Laura revealed after her first round win at Charleston that she's trying to get him to quit.
“I have a really good relationship with (him) …...
Tennis rivals don't normally get messages from their opponent's mother wishing them well in the next round. Particularly after a defeat.
Moments after American Sloane Stephens beat fellow teenager Laura Robson of Britain 7-5, 6-3 in a third-round match at the Australian Open on Saturday, she received a text.
''She was like, `Great job, good fight.' And she said...
Via AP on Fox
January 19, 2013
American Sloane Stephens broke Laura Robson's service in the opening game and went on to beat the British player 6-4, 7-6 (4), in a first-round match at the Hobart International on Sunday.
Stephens, the eighth-seeded player in Hobart, lost in the quarterfinals to eventual champion Serena Williams at the Brisbane International last week.
In the only other first-round match Sunday...
Via AP on Fox
January 06, 2013
Seventh-seeded Laura Robson of Britain cruised into the second round of the Shenzhen Open on Sunday, beating Edina Gallovits-Hall of Romania 6-2, 6-1 in her first match of the season.
The 17-year-old Robson won 80 percent of points on her first serve while her 107th-ranked opponent double-faulted eight times, and the Briton wrapped up the win in just under an hour.
Via AP on Fox
December 30, 2012
2012 Olympic Mixed Doubles Silver Medalist Laura Robson has been granted a wildcard into the main draw of the 2012 New Haven Open at Yale presented by First Niagara, a WTA event that is part of the Emirates Airline US Open Series to be held August 17-25, 2012 at the Connecticut Tennis Center, it was announced today by Tournament Director Anne Worcester.
Robson, who lives in Wimbledon...