Memphis Gallery: Once More From Tennessee
The stars of the WTA made the last edition of the US National Indoor Tennis Championships a special one over the last week, making appearances off the court and wowing crowds on the court.
Published February 24, 2013 12:00
Every year in Memphis, the ATP and WTA stars head to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
Stéphanie Foretz Gacon, Galina Voskoboeva, Melinda Czink and Chanelle Scheepers at the hospital.
Kei Nishikori and Foretz Gacon at the hospital. The players met patients and signed autographs.
Lindsay Lee-Waters, who originally hails from nearby Oklahoma, took part in a junior kids clinic.
Sabine Lisicki, who has won two of her three WTA titles in the US, at a Memphis Country Club visit.
Lisicki ended up making the final in Memphis as well but ran into an in-form Marina Erakovic.
Erakovic is the first New Zealander to capture a WTA title since 1989 - and she was born in 1988.
Later on Saturday, Galina Voskoboeva and Kristina Mladenovic came away with the doubles title.