Li Na

Li Na says the home crowd support helped her beat Venus Williams

Li Na said the support of local spectators helped her to beat Wimbledon champion Venus Williams.
“It helped me and pushed me a lot,” Li, the world number 42, told reporters after beating Williams 7-5 7-5 and becoming the first Chinese Olympic singles semi-finalist.
“But I did not hear exactly what they were shouting. I was completely [...]

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