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  1. Alan Diaz, AP photographer behind Elian image, to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | Powhatan Today

    ... 2013, file photo by Associated Press photojournalist Alan Diaz, Serena Williams celebrates her 6-3, 7-6 (5) win over Li Na, of China, during the Sony Open tennis tournament in Key Biscayne, Fla. Diaz, a Pulitzer Prize winner who covered sporting ...

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  2. Beijing citizens regain their voice and challenge authorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | The Age

    ... WeChat, to the extent that the Chinese military issued a denial, without detailing what they were denying. Tennis star Li Na was among the celebrities to later apologise for repeating the claim on social media, in an authoritarian nation where ...

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  3. Alan Diaz, AP photographer behind Elian image, to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | Newms360.com

    ... 2013, file photo by Associated Press photojournalist Alan Diaz, Serena Williams celebrates her 6-3, 7-6 (5) win over Li Na, of China, during the Sony Open tennis tournament in Key Biscayne, Fla. Diaz, a Pulitzer Prize winner who covered sporting ...

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  4. Tennis: Field confirmed for New Zealand Tennis ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... on the 8th and 9th of December," Rea said. 16-year-old rising star Elys Ventura is one to watch. She was awarded the Li Na Inspiration award by tournament director Donna Kelso at the WTA Future Stars event in Singapore. Tournament officials said ...

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  5. Character building: Taiwanese in fight to save traditional scriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 26 | South China Morning Post

    As a growing number of people around the world learn simplified Chinese instead of the more complicated traditional characters, young creatives in Taiwan are fighting to promote what they fear will become a dying art. Introduced by the Communist Party in the 1950s to boost literacy, the simplified version of the script uses fewer strokes and is now the predominant writing system in the mainland.

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  6. Jack Ma-Backed Yunfeng Capital Invests in Xiaozhu.com, Airbnb's No.1 China RivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | Newkerala.com

    ... and commitment to the domestic market can stand a chance in gaining leadership in the Chinese market," Kelvin added. Li Na, managing director of Yunfeng Capital, managed this round of funding. She said: "Going off Airbnb's business model, Xiaozhu ...

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  7. Jack Ma-Backed Yunfeng Capital Invested in Xiaozhu.com, Airbnb's No.1 China RivalRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2017 | Venture Capital Access Online

    ... and commitment to the domestic market can stand a chance in gaining leadership in the Chinese market." Kelvin added. Li Na, managing director of Yunfeng Capital, managed this round of funding. She said: "Going off Airbnb's business model, Xiaozhu ...

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  8. UPDATE 1-China Airbnb rival Xiaozhu gets Jack Ma backing, claims "Unicorn" statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | Reuters

    ... hina. Yunfeng Capital is looking forward to witnessing and helping Xiaozhu to grow rapidly," Yunfeng managing director Li Na said.

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  9. Eugenie Bouchard makes the most of holiday in IrelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... the New Year. Indeed, she has good memories of Melbourne. In 2014 she reached the semi-finals before she was beaten by Li Na, the eventual champion.

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  10. Researchers quantify breast cancer risk based on rare variants and background riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Rare variants combined with background genetic risk factors may account for many unexplained cases of familial breast cancer, and knowing the specific genes involved could inform choice of prevention and treatment strategies, according to findings presented in a plenary session at the American Society of Human Genetics 2017 Annual Meeting in Orlando, Fla. Researchers Na Li, MD, who presented the work; Ian Campbell, PhD, lead investigator; and their colleagues at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre in Melbourne, Australia, focused their study on patients at high risk of breast cancer : those with a personal or family history who were seeking an explanation.

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  11. Could Wu Yibing become China's first male tennis star?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | KION 46

    During her playing days, China's first grand slam singles champion Li Na would often mock her male counterparts for being outperformed by the women. The quick-witted Li, who retired in 2014, had after all won two majors and climbed to No.

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  12. l four games annd finished ...Read the original story

    Oct 17, 2017 | Effingham Herald

    Australian Open champion Li Na, former Wimbledon winner Petra Kvitova and former world No. Custom Tennessee Titans Jerseys.

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  13. China Open needs homegrown stars, says co-directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | China Daily

    ... of China. It's only a matter of time," said Ross. China has only produced one Grand Slam winner, the now-retired Li Na, and while there are three Chinese women in the world's top 50, the men are lagging. "Chinese men's tennis is not as successful a ...

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  14. Roger Federer Visits Kevin Durant And The Golden State WarriorsRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2017 | Tennis Articles

    ... me here, this tournament. I always make it as a priority that I will be in good shape for Shanghai." You Might Like: Li Na Played Basketball With Kevin Durant This Weekend In Shanghai [Video] Yaroslava Shvedova Records "Golden Set" In Win Over Sara ...

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  15. Agnieszka Radwanska soaks up the Hong Kong skyline from a helicopter. Photo: Thomas YauRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    Li Na 'like a god' but China will find their next champion soon, says Agnieszka Radwanska ahead of Hong Kong Tennis Open After taking to the skies in a helicopter ride over the city, the 28-year-old outlines plans to get the most out of her last tournament of the year Fresh off a helicopter ride over Hong Kong, Polish world number 11 Agnieszka Radwanska said she is confident China's hunt for the next Li Na will bear fruit sooner rather than later. With two China Open wins to her name - including the 2016 event - the 28-year-old is well placed to comment on the state of the game on the mainland and she feels the country's next tennis hero is just around the corner.

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  16. China tennis needs to a grow upa , says Li NaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | The Indian Express

    Li Na said she's sorry Chinese tennis has not moved on more since her retirement, as the country's fruitless search for a new champion continues. Li's two Grand Slam titles set the bar extremely high for her fellow Chinese, who have laboured in vain to match her trail-blazing achievements.

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  17. Sport24.co.za | Chinese tennis needs to 'grow up' - Li NaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | News24

    Li Na s aid she's sorry Chinese tennis has not moved on more since her retirement, as the country's fruitless search for a new champion continues. Li's two Grand Slam titles set the bar extremely high for her fellow Chinese, who have laboured in vain to match her trail-blazing achievements.

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  18. Li: Baby won't slow SerenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | China Daily

    Chinese great Li Na backed Serena Williams to pull off a speedy return to tennis after the birth of her first child - but said there was no way she could have rushed back to the sport. Williams, 36, has spoken of her "outrageous" plans to defend her title at the Australian Open in January, less than five months after giving birth to her baby daughter on Sept 1. Li, who announced she was pregnant two months after retiring in 2014, said she wouldn't have been able to leave her own young daughter, adding that she had probably only hit a tennis ball 10 times since quitting the sport and becoming a mother.

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  19. Serena can fix everything: Li Na on challenge of being tennis-playing parentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Chinese great Li Na backed Serena Williams to pull off a quickfire return to tennis after the birth of her first child - but said there was no way she could have rushed back to the sport. Williams, 36, has spoken of her "outrageous" plans to defend her title at the Australian Open in January, less than five months after giving birth to her baby daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian on September 1. Na, who announced she was pregnant two months after retiring in 2014, said she wouldn't have been able to leave her own young daughter, adding that she had probably only hit a tennis ball 10 times since quitting the sport and becoming a mother.

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  20. New Mom Serena Williams Can Fix Everything: Li NaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | India.com

    Johannesburg: Chinese great Li Na has backed former world one and new mom Serena Williams to make a quick fire return to the tennis court. Last month, Serena had revealed that she has set an `outrageous` goal for making a comeback at the Australian Open in January, something which will push her Grand Slam total to an all-time record-tying 24 titles.

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