Women's Tennis News
In what should be an entertaining match, World No. 1 Serena will face-off against big sister Venus for the first time at Wimbledon since 2009 when she beat her in the final. “Venus is in better form than I am, but at least one of us will be in the quarter-finals,” said Serena. “I’m in [...]
Another major title, and another step closer towards greatest-ever territory.
That’s the path Serena Williams is traversing following her latest tennis triumph, a memorable 6-3, 6-7(2), 6-2 defeat of Lucie Safarova to win her third Roland-Garros crown, and a magical 20th Grand Slam singles trophy.
Williams’ win on a sunny Saturday on Philippe-Chatrier Court puts her within [...]
Another stunning match between two storied rivals.
And the same result.
Serena Williams advanced to the fourth round of Roland-Garros 2015 after a 3-6, 6-4, 6-2 victory over Victoria Azarenka, a glorious two-hour-plus battle ending at nearly 9pm in Paris on Saturday night.
Williams, the top seed and tournament favourite, staged another of her patented comebacks against an [...]
Video: Serena Williams discusses defeating Carla Suarez Navarro to win Miami Open final
Serena Williams defeats Carla Suarez Navarro in just 56 minutes to win the her third consecutive Miami Open — her eighth in Miami overall — at Crandon Park on Saturday, April 4, 2015. Video by Al Diaz / Miami Herald.
MAR 09, 2015
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By Leighton Ginn (bnpparibasopen.com)
History will be on the line as three players will have a chance to establish themselves as the BNP Paribas Open’s winningest women’s champion of all time.
No. 1 Serena Williams, No. 2 Maria Sharapova and Daniela Hantuchova are among eight players to have won the BNP Paribas [...]
NEWPORT, R.I., March 9, 2015 – Former world No. 1 and two-time major champion Amelie Mauresmo has been elected to receive the highest honor in the sport of tennis- induction into the International Tennis Hall of Fame. Joining Mauresmo in the Class of 2015 will be David Hall of Australia, a six-time Paralympic medalist. Longtime tennis [...]
Serena Williams, Mikaela Shiffrin and Tatyana McFadden nominated for the 2015 Laureus World Sports Awards
Three American Women have been nominated for the prestigious Laureus World Sports Award 2015
World No. 1 Serena Williams has been nominated for the Laureus SportsWoman of the Year Award 2015. Williams is no stranger to the Laureus Sports Award having won three-times – Sportswoman’s Award (2003 & 2010) and Comeback Award (2007). Williams makes a [...]
Serena Williams won her sixth Australian Open singles crown, beating Maria Sharapova for her 19th Grand Slam title. The world No.1 overwhelmed Maria Sharapova 6-3 7-6(5) in a finals match that was all it was built up to be. Sharapova did all she could to resist Williams surge in the second set, saving a match [...]
Madison Keys has rumbled all the way to the quarterfinals of a major for the first time – and she’ll meet the player who inspired her to take up tennis in the first place.
By Alix Ramsay | Wednesday, 28 January, 2015 — www.ausopen.com
It cannot be easy growing up as a tennis player in America. For [...]
(Jan 27, 2015) – World No. 1 Serena Williams, powered her way past last year’s Australian Open finalist, Dominika Cibulkova, 6-2, 6-2, while the unseeded 19 year-old Madison Keys came back from a thigh injury and defeated Venus Williams. For Serena, a five-time Australian Open champion, this will be her 26th major semifinal. She has a [...]