Women's Tennis News
Venus Williams claimed her third title at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships on Saturday with a convincing 6-3 6-0 win over Alize Cornet. She is the first unseeded player and the first wild card to win the tournament since the women’s event began in 2001.
It is her 45th career singles title which include her [...]
WTA: Alize Cornet stuns Serena Williams to set up final clash with Venus at Dubai Duty free tennis championship
Alize Cornet stunned world number one Serena Williams 6-4 6-4 on Friday to book a place in the final of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships and earn a clash with former two-time champion Venus Williams.
Venus reached her second final of the year by overcoming 2011 Dubai winner Caroline Wozniacki 6-3 6-2.
“We enjoyed two fantastic [...]
by Press Release | 20.02.2014
Serena Williams is just one win away from facing sister Venus in Saturday’s final of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships after both claimed straight-set victories on Thursday.
World number one Serena defeated fifth seed Jelena Jankovic 6-2 6-2, and Venus fought off a strong late challenge from qualifier Flavia [...]
Miami // March 17-30, 2014
MIAMI, Fla. (www.sonyopentennis.com) – The WTA & ATP entry lists for the 2014 Sony Open were announced and the tournament will once again feature the greatest players in the world including winners of a combined 80 Grand Slam singles titles.
The women’s field is impressively strong featuring 17-time Grand Slam champion [...]
Follow Li Na’s and Dominika Cibulkova’s paths to the 2014 Australian Open women’s final.
Well, the first Grand Slam, and one of my favorite tournaments, the Australian Open of the season is over. For both the women & men, new champions were crowned this year. Li Na, the very funny, down to earth Li Na (see her hilarious post-match speech) was crowned this year’s women’s champion. It was third [...]
Na becomes the 1st woman over 30 years of age (at 31 years, 334 days) to win the Australian open since Aussie Margaret Court in 1973.
It was third time lucky for Li Na, who defeated Dominika Cibulkova 7-6(3) 6-0 to win the Australian Open 2014 women’s singles title on Night 13.
In a match of two very [...]
Li Na and Dominika Cibulkova will compete for the Australian Open title after both enjoyed convincing semi-final victories.
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Five-time champion Serena Williams is out of the Australian Open after a stunning upset against Ana Ivanovic.
The loss snapped the American’s 25-match winning streak going back to August before she won her fifth U.S. Open.
By Piers NewberyBBC Sport at Melbourne Park
Serena Williams went out of the Australian Open as a back injury hindered the five-time [...]
The last match Serena Williams lost was…in Cincinnati last August. She has said that 2013 would have been a better year had she won more Slams. But it was still a year with just four losses. Is 2014 going to be something similar? Better? And if not, why not. She hasn’t made the semi-finals [...]