Tears streaming down her face, Marion Bartoli has announced she is quitting tennis at the age of 28 – a little over a month after winning her first and now probably last grand slam title, at Wimbledon. The volatile French player, ranked No7 in the

(CNN) — Marion Bartoli has retired from tennis with immediate effect, just six weeks after winning her first grand slam title at Wimbledon. The Frenchwoman, who beat Germany's Sabine Lisicki to be crowned champion at the All England Club, broke down

Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli has announced her immediate retirement from tennis following her defeat at a tournament in Ohio on Wednesday. The world's seventh-ranked women's player, who was beaten 3-6 6-4 6-1 by Simona Halep at the Western 

Tears streaming down her face, Marion Bartoli has announced she is quitting tennis at the age of 28 – a little over a month after winning her first and now probably last grand slam title, at Wimbledon. The volatile French player, ranked No7 in the

Former men's world number four Forget said the decision announced after a second-round defeat by Romanian Simona Halep at the Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati sounded too hasty.

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