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Galina Voskoboyeva. Photo courtesy of  galinavoskoboeva.com
Tennis: Galina Voskoboyeva becomes Kazakhstan No.1 tennis professional

Galina Voskoboyeva has replaced Yaroslava Shvedova as Kazakhstan's No.1 tennis player.

Tennis: Galina Voskoboyeva becomes Kazakhstan No.1 tennis professional
Mikhail Kukushkin. Photo courtesy of Getty Images
Tennis: Three Kazakhstan tennis professionals reach 2nd round of US Open

Three Kazakhstan tennis professionals have reached the second round of the 2013 US Open tennis tournament in New York.

Tennis: Three Kazakhstan tennis professionals reach 2nd round of US Open
Tennis: Kazakhstan’s Kukushkin advances 17 lines in ATP ranking
Tennis: Kazakhstan’s Kukushkin advances 17 lines in ATP ranking

Kazakhstan’s tennis professional Mikhail Kukushkin has gained 17 lines in the updated ranking of the Association of Tennis Professionals.

Tennis: Kazakhstan’s Kukushkin advances 17 lines in ATP ranking
Andy Murrey to visit Kazakhstan with pleasure
Andy Murrey to visit Kazakhstan with pleasure

World No. 2 tennis professional Andy Murray gave an interview to Kursiv business portal.

Andy Murrey to visit Kazakhstan with pleasure
Yaroslava Shvedov. ©RIA NOVOSTI
Tennis: Shvedova lost 11 lines in WTA ranking after Wimbledon

Kazakhstan tennis professional Yaroslava Shvedova lost 11 lines in the WTA tennis ranking after the Wimbledon.

Tennis: Shvedova lost 11 lines in WTA ranking after Wimbledon
Mikhail Kukushkin.  ©REUTERS
Tennis: Kukushkin gains 34 lines in ATP ranking

Kazakhstan’s tennis professional Mikhail Kukushkin hsa gained 34 lines in the ATP ranking thanks to his success at the tournament in Marocco.

Tennis: Kukushkin gains 34 lines in ATP ranking
Yaroslava Shvedov. ©RIA NOVOSTI
Tennis: Shvedova pulls out from Wimbledon

Kazakhstan tennis professional Yaroslava Shvedova has withdrawn from Wimbledon tournament.

Tennis: Shvedova pulls out from Wimbledon
Yaroslava Shvedova. Tengrinews.kz stock photo
Tennis: Kazakhstan's Shvedova advances to second round of Wimbledon

Kazakhstan tennis professional Yaroslava Shvedova has won her first round match at Wimbledon.

Tennis: Kazakhstan's Shvedova advances to second round of Wimbledon
Mikhail Kukushkin. Tengrinews.kz stock photo
Tennis: Kukushkin wins tournament in Slovakia

Kazakhstan’s tennis professional Mikhail Kukushkin has won the ATP Challenger tournament in Slovakia.

Tennis: Kukushkin wins tournament in Slovakia
Kamila Kerimbayeva. Photo courtesy of Vesti.kz
Tennis: Kazakhstan athlete wins ITF Tennis Tournament in Egypt

Kazakhstan tennis professional Kamila Kerimbayeva won the ITF Tennis Championship in Sharm-el-Sheikh, Egypt.

Tennis: Kazakhstan athlete wins ITF Tennis Tournament in Egypt
Tennis: Shvedova in WTA top thirty again
Tennis: Shvedova in WTA top thirty again

Kazakhstan's No. 1 in tennis Yaroslava Shvedova is back among the world's top thirty best tennis professionals.

Tennis: Shvedova in WTA top thirty again
Kazakhstan's tennis professional Yaroslava Shvedova. ©RIA Novosti
Tennis: Shvedova advances to 3rd round of Mutua Madrid Open

Kazakhstan's Yaroslava Shvedova will play against Spain’s Anabel Medina Garrigues in the next round of the tournament on May 9.

Tennis: Shvedova advances to 3rd round of Mutua Madrid Open
Tennis: Yevgeny Korolev moves 17 lines up in ATP ranking
Tennis: Yevgeny Korolev moves 17 lines up in ATP ranking

Another Kazakhstan's tennis professional Andrey Golubev returned to the TOP-200 of world tennis professionals by moving up to the 197 line.

Tennis: Yevgeny Korolev moves 17 lines up in ATP ranking
Tennis: Shvedova moves to 35th line in WTA ranking
Tennis: Shvedova moves to 35th line in WTA ranking

American Serena Williams is still the leader of the WTA ranking. Russia’s Maria Sharapova and Belarus’ Victoria Azarenka follow her.

Tennis: Shvedova moves to 35th line in WTA ranking
Bulat Utemuratov. Photo courtesy of vesti.kz
Utemuratov comments on rumors about investments to Inter

President of Kazakhstan tennis Federation Bulat Utemiratov stated that he had no plans for any sports except tennis.

Utemuratov comments on rumors about investments to Inter
Kazakhstan tennis professional Zarina Diyas. ©Tengrinews.kz
Tennis: Zarina Diyas advances to second round of ITF Wenshan

19-y.o. Kazakhstan tennis professional won over China’s Xinyun Han with the score of 6:0, 6:4 in the first round of the tournament.

Tennis: Zarina Diyas advances to second round of ITF Wenshan
Andrey Golubev. ©Vesti.kz
Tennis: Golubev wins Doubles at Italian tournament

Kazakhstan's Golubev paired with Italy's Donati won the Italian doubles tournament in Padova loosing only a single set.

Tennis: Golubev wins Doubles at Italian tournament
Yevgeny Korolev. Photo courtesy of daviscup.com
Tennis: Yevgeny Korolev advances into quarterfinals of Bosnia and Herzegovina tournament

25-y.o. Korolev of Kazakhstan won over Serbian Dusan Lajovic with the score of 7:5, 6:3 in the second round of the tournament.

Tennis: Yevgeny Korolev advances into quarterfinals of Bosnia and Herzegovina tournament
Galina Voskoboeva. ©Reuters
Tennis: Kazakhstan's Voskoboeva shortlisted for Fed Cup Heart Awards

Fed Cup Heart Award recognizes players who represent their country with distinction, show exceptional courage on court and demonstrate outstanding commitment to their team.

Tennis: Kazakhstan's Voskoboeva shortlisted for Fed Cup Heart Awards
Tennis: Roland Garros extension blocked
Tennis: Roland Garros extension blocked

Controversial plans to extend Roland Garros, the home of the French Open, were put on hold on Friday as residents living near the venue in the capital's leafy 16th arrondissement scored a crucial victory in their opposition.

Tennis: Roland Garros extension blocked