Linda Pearce is the Chief Tennis Writer and general sports reporter for The Age. She writes about a range of sports, including football, netball, and gymnastics. Linda has twice been named Australian tennis writer of the year.
Linda Pearce, Brisbane World No. 1 is back with an approach she insists will be no different from last year.
Linda Pearce, Brisbane Caroline Wozniacki's opening match of the season fell on the last day of a year to forget.
Linda Pearce, Brisbane Australian champion refuses to blame home-court issues for her loss in Brisbane.
Linda Pearce, Brisbane Undercooked Sam Stosur eliminated in the first round of the Brisbane International.
Linda Pearce World No.1 Victoria Azarenka has returned to Australia illuminated by the spotlight that comes with being the reigning Australian Open champion, but she insists her approach to this year’s tournament...
Linda Pearce Interactive: The tournaments, players and moments to watch this season.
Linda Pearce Awarded a discretionary wildcard for 2012, she books her Australian Open spot, convincingly, for 2013.
Linda Pearce Jarmila Gajdosova is determined to fight her way back after a year of great pain and loss.
Linda Pearce New five-year contract for Tennis Australia's chief executive Steve Wood.
Linda Pearce AUSTRALIAN OPEN tournament director Craig Tiley has flagged a record first-round losers' cheque of at least $27,000 - a rise of almost 30 per cent - at next month's grand slam, as the distribution...
Linda Pearce Tournament director Craig Tiley flags record first-round losers' cheque.
Linda Pearce Teenager Ashleigh Barty is starting to find her feet.
Linda Pearce When Bernard Tomic was told of his disciplinary dumping from Australia's Davis Cup team for next year's opening round zone tie in Taiwan, he asked for the reasons why. Really?
Linda Pearce Bernard Tomic has, bizarrely, contradicted Tennis Australia’s confirmation of his axing by captain Pat Rafter from Australia’s Davis Cup team for its opening tie of 2013, while boldly declaring he...
Linda Pearce EXCLUSIVE Bernard Tomic suspended from Australia's opening Davis Cup tie in Taiwan next season.
Linda Pearce BERNARD TOMIC has been suspended from Australia's opening Davis Cup tie in Taiwan next season as the estrangement between the country's most talented young player and the tennis establishment spills...
Linda Pearce WHAT was not Sam Stosur's finest season was still judged the clear standout by an Australian player in 2012, with the Queenslander awarded the Newcombe Medal for the third consecutive year at the...
Linda Pearce Queenslander awarded the Newcombe Medal for the third consecutive year.
Linda Pearce Troubled Bernard Tomic was a notable omission from this year's list of Newcombe Medal finalists, but the player who is never far from the headlines owes his latest page one appearance to an...
Linda Pearce Young Australian urged to end revolving door of support staff and surround himself with a stable team.