Women's Tennis News
A look back at Garbine Muguruza’s passage to the ladies’ singles final, where she will go head-to-head with Serena Williams for the 2015 title.
Playing in the first Grand Slam final of her blossoming career, the No.20-seeded Muguruza came out on fire, breaking in the very first game of the match then holding for 2-0. And [...]
Serena Williams won her sixth Wimbledon title on Saturday, defeating 21 year old Garbine Muguruza in straight sets 6-4, 6-4. For Serena, it’s her second ‘Serena Slam’ -holding all four major titles at the same time, and her 21st Major title.
Serena Slam 1 was the French Open, Wimbledon and US Open in 2002 and Australian [...]
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
Women’s Main Draw PDF
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 [...]