Wang Qiang’s Australian Open run shows Chinese tennis is in need of new star

//Wang Qiang’s Australian Open run shows Chinese tennis is in need of new star

Wang Qiang’s Australian Open run shows Chinese tennis is in need of new star

It has been six years since China’s Li Na won the Australian Open. Her win came against the odds in a time when Serena Williams was dominating the women’s game, helpfully backed up by Maria Sharapova, Victoria Azarenka and Petra Kvitova.Since Williams’ last win at a grand slam event at Melbourne Park in 2017 there have been 11 major finals won by nine different women.Only Simona Halep (2018 French Open and last year’s Wimbledon) and Naomi Osaka (2018 US Open and in Melbourne last year) have won…

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