September 22, 2017
For all that former World No.20 Alisa Kleybanova has been through - battling past Hodgkin's Lymphoma and a series of knee and foot injuries - the 28-year-old Russian is more determined than ever to play her best tennis after nearly three years away from the tour.
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How has former Top 20 player Alisa Kleybanova fared since returning to the WTA after being treated for Hodgkin's lymphoma?
No.4 seed Simona Halep raced past Alisa Kleybanova and into the second round of the French Open.
Cara Black and Sania Mirza were two points from defeat, but edged Martina Hingis and Sabine Lisicki in first round doubles play at the Internazionali BNL d'Italia.
Alisa Kleybanova's journey back from illness and into the Top 100 again is a source of pride and inspiration for doubles partner Jelena Jankovic.
Jelena Jankovic beat Alisa Kleybanova to round out the semifinal line-up at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix. Three former World No.1s are in the final four.
Alisa Kleybanova outslugged Petra Kvitova for her first Top 10 win since overcoming Hodgkin's lymphoma. How many Top 10 wins does she have overall now?
Jelena Jankovic fought off four match points in a dramatic second set tie-break to make it past Germany's Mona Barthel at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart.
EleVen By Venus Williams has unveiled former Top 20 player Alisa Kleybanova as its latest brand ambassador.
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