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Serena Williams meets Simona Halep in Wimbledon final

Serena Williams will try to win her 24th Grand Slam singles title when she faces Simona Halep in the Wimbledon final       ...

Serena Williams meets Simona Halep in Wimbledon final

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Serena Williams falls to Simona Halep in Wimbledon final Serena Williams’ bid for a 24th Grand Slam title was spoiled Saturday by No. 7 seed Simona Halep, who dominated Williams 6-2, 6-2 at Wimbledon.       ...
16:52 2019-07-13

Serena Williams and Simona Halep Advance to Wimbledon Final Halep, the first Romanian woman to reach a Wimbledon singles final, defeated Elina Svitolina, 6-1, 6-3. Williams beat Barbora Strycova, 6-1, 6-2. Their final is Saturday....
17:39 2019-07-11

Serena Williams to face Simona Halep in Wimbledon final Serena Williams closed in on an eighth Wimbledon championship and 24th Grand Slam title overall by overwhelming Barboa Strycova 6-1, 6-2        ...
19:13 2019-07-11

Serena Williams to face Simona Halep in Wimbledon women's final Serena Williams will face Romanian tennis pro Simona Halep for the 11th time in her career Saturday as the two battle it out in the Women’s final at the All England Club. ...
15:26 2019-07-13

Serena Williams loses to Simona Halep in Wimbledon women's final Romanian tennis pro Simona Halep denied Serena Williams a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title after beating her in straight sets Saturday at the Wimbledon women’s final....
00:52 2019-07-14

Serena Williams v Simona Halep – Wimbledon women's singles final – live! Follow all the action from Centre Court, 2pm BST startFederer and Nadal serve up a contest for the agesEmail Katy with all your thoughts; tweet @KatyMurrells 2.44pm BST Wow Halepeno rolls Through the 1st set vs SW23, 46 of last 50 slam winners in women’s finals won the 1st set, the last time someon...
15:52 2019-07-13

Wimbledon final: Serena Williams loses to Simona Halep of Romania in straight sets WIMBLEDON, England — Clutching her trophy 20 minutes after becoming Wimbledon’s champion, Simona Halep checked out the board inside Centre Court that lists tournament winners. Below all of the mentions of Serena Williams, her opponent in Saturday’s final, there already was inscribed: ...
20:00 2019-07-13

Serena Williams faces Simona Halep in Wimbledon final chasing 24th Grand Slam Serena Williams faces "pressure times 100" when she plays Simona Halep in the Wimbledon final seeking a 24th Grand Slam singles title, her coach says....
13:52 2019-07-13

Wimbledon schedule today: Saturday 13 July order of play with Serena Williams vs Simona Halep in women's final Serena Williams has found her form at the best possible time as she aims to win Wimbledon for an eighth time and seal a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title this afternoon....
13:26 2019-07-13

Serena Williams vs Simona Halep live stream: how to watch Wimbledon 2019 ladies' final 2019 online from anywhere For many the greatest women’s player of all time, Serena Williams, is out to draw level with Margaret Court’s record of 24 Grand Slam titles as she faces Simona Halep today in the 2019 Wimbledon final. Making her first appearance on this stage, could Romanian star Halep stop Serena cre...
14:26 2019-07-13

Serena Williams vs Simona Halep: Wimbledon 2019 final start time, odds, TV channel, live stream, head to head Serena Williams has found her form at the best possible time as she aims to win Wimbledon for an eighth time and seal a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title....
17:52 2019-07-12

Wimbledon day 12: Simona Halep beats Serena Williams to win Wimbledon title – video highlights Simona Halep defeated Serena Williams in two straight sets to win her first Wimbledon title, while Colombia's Juan Sebastián Cabal and Robert Farah beat French pair Nicolas Mahut and Édouard Roger-Vasselin in a five-set thriller to win the Wimbledon men's doubles final.• Simona Halep stuns Serena Wi...
00:13 2019-07-14

Simona Halep beats Serena Williams to win first Wimbledon A stunning Simona Halep beat Serena Williams 6-2 6-2 to become the first Romanian to ever win Wimbledon and deprive the American of a 24th grand slam title that would have tied Margaret Court for the all-time lead....
16:52 2019-07-13

Simona Halep Defeats Serena Williams To Win Her First Wimbledon Title The best match of Simona Halep’s life could not have come at a better time. The Romanian defeated Serena Williams 6-2, 6-2 to win the first Wimbledon title of career, and also deny Williams the opportunity of tying Margaret Court’s all-time record of 24 majors. In a bit of a surprise, Halep needed j...
20:26 2019-07-13

At Wimbledon, Simona Halep Denies Serena Williams---and History As a good portion of the crowd seemed ready to watch Serena Williams make history, Simona Halep was happy to play spoiler. The Romanian won the women’s singles title 6-2, 6-2, in a display that was as brusque as it was dominant....
01:13 2019-07-14

Simona Halep stuns Serena Williams to win first Wimbledon title • Romanian storms to 6-2, 6-2 victory on Centre Court• Game-by-game report: how all of the action unfoldedSimona Halep produced a spectacular display on Centre Court to deny Serena Williams a record-equalling 24th grand slam title and secure her first Wimbledon crown in the process.The Romanian blit...
16:13 2019-07-13

Wimbledon: Simona Halep stuns Serena Williams to win second Grand Slam Simona Halep was nearly flawless in her first Wimbledon final, quickly dispatching Serena Williams in straight sets to win the championship. It is the second Grand Slam title win for the Romanian....
16:52 2019-07-13

Simona Halep Demolishes Serena Williams To Win Her Maiden Wimbledon Title Wimbledon 2019 Live: Serena Williams vs Simona Halep Tennis Score: Serena Williams is chasing her 24th Grand Slam title while Halep has here eyes on a maiden Wimbledon title....
16:13 2019-07-13

Serena Williams puts up troublesome numbers in Wimbledon loss against Simona Halep Serena Williams won just four games in her Wimbledon finals loss to Simona Halep on Saturday and had 26 unforced errors to Halep's three.       ...
20:26 2019-07-13

Simona Halep stuns Serena Williams to win first Wimbledon title – video report Simona Halep played a near-flawless final on Saturday to become the first Romanian to win a Wimbledon singles title. Her 6-2, 6-2 win wrecked Serena Williams’ latest bid for a record-equalling 24th grand slam title Continue reading......
23:26 2019-07-13

Playing ‘the best match of my life,’ Simona Halep dominates Serena Williams for Wimbledon title Halep was brilliant and Williams struggled as the seventh-seeded Romanian needed just 56 minutes to claim her first Wimbledon title and second Grand Slam crown....
21:39 2019-07-13

Serena Williams battles burden of expectation before Simona Halep final Both Wimbledon finalists will be fighting their emotions in what should be a momentous duel, with the American well placed for a 24th slamWhen Sabine Lisicki lost the final at Wimbledon to Marion Bartoli in 2013, she could not control the flow of tears that showed her desolation. Within 41 days Bart...
19:13 2019-07-12

Simona Halep wins Wimbledon title after cruising past Serena Williams in straight sets for maiden SW19 crown Simona Halep produced one of the finest performances of her career to take her first Wimbledon title and deny Serena Williams a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles triumph....
19:00 2019-07-13

The Latest: Halep beats Serena Williams in Wimbledon final Simona Halep wins her first Wimbledon title and keeps Serena Williams from winning her eighth, beating the American 6-2, 6-2       ...
16:52 2019-07-13

Wimbledon: Simona Halep's dominant win spoils Serena Williams' bid for 24th Grand Slam title Serena Williams’ bid for a 24th Grand Slam title was spoiled Saturday by No. 7 seed Simona Halep, who dominated Williams 6-2, 6-2 at Wimbledon.        ...
18:13 2019-07-13

2019 Wimbledon odds, picks, predictions: Tennis expert reveals picks for Serena Williams vs. Simona Halep Gavin Mair, who called Naomi Osaka winning the 2018 U.S. Open at 32-1, has locked in his picks for Williams vs. Halep in the Wimbledon women's final....
19:13 2019-07-12

2019 Wimbledon odds, picks, best predictions: Tennis expert reveals picks for Serena Williams vs. Simona Halep Gavin Mair, who called Naomi Osaka winning the 2018 U.S. Open at 32-1, has locked in his picks for Williams vs. Halep in the Wimbledon women's final....
06:00 2019-07-13

Serena Williams vs. Simona Halep: Live Updates At Wimbledon, Williams is trying to win her record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles championship and her first title since returning to tennis after having a child....
15:00 2019-07-13

Serena Williams loses 24th Grand Slam title to Simona Halep Williams started stronger in the second set as the pair traded holds until it was 2-2, but Halep broke her in the fifth game and never looked back -- reeling off the next three games to seal the victory after just 56 minutes of play....
20:52 2019-07-13

Wimbledon 2019: Simona Halep into women’s final after win over Svitolina • Halep beat Elina Svitolina 6-1, 6-3• Romanian into Wimbledon final for the first timeSimona Halep has booked her place in her first Wimbledon final with a comfortable straight sets win over Elina Svitolina. Halep, whose best previous performance here was reaching the last four in 2014, proved too ...
17:00 2019-07-11

Wimbledon 2019 semi-final: Simona Halep beats Elina Svitolina – live! Serena Williams ‘in good place’ before Strycova semi-finalDiary: Henman defends Konta, Navratilova trolls TrumpAnd you can email Katy here or tweet her here 2.26pm BST “It’s an amazing feeling,” says a beaming Halep. “I’m really excited and also nervous. It’s one the of the best moments of my life. ...
15:39 2019-07-11

Serena, Halep cruise into Wimbledon final Serena Williams and Simona Halep dominated their semifinal matches at Wimbledon on Thursday, setting up their 12th lifetime meeting Saturday in the women's final....
19:13 2019-07-11

Serena and Halep chase milestones in Wimbledon final Serena Williams no longer wants to obsess about elusive Grand Slam "number 24" and Simona Halep is desperate to win Wimbledon more than to stop the American reaching that milestone but there will be no place for either to hide in Saturday's final....
18:13 2019-07-12

Serena Williams pays tribute to ‘little powerhouse’ Halep after final defeat • ‘It was just her day,’ says disappointed Williams • American admits her fitness has not been idealSerena Williams denied that nerves or the pressure of chasing down Margaret Court’s record of 24 grand slam titles had anything to do with her stunning 6-2, 6-2 Wimbledon defeat by Simona Halep.Willia...
00:13 2019-07-14

Will Wimbledon women's semis produce a Serena-Halep final? Here are the key factors for Thursday's semifinal matches as Barbora Strycova and Elina Svitolina try to stop a potential Serena Williams vs. Simona Halep title showdown....
02:39 2019-07-10

Wimbledon day 10: Williams and Halep surge into final – video Day 10 of Wimbledon was women's semi-final day, with Serena Williams, Simona Halep, Barbora Strycova and Elina Svitolina competing for a place in the final Continue reading......
19:13 2019-07-12

Serena Williams cruises to Wimbledon final with major record in sight Serena Williams is on the cusp of history. With a 6-1, 6-2 semifinal victory over Barbora Strycova on Thursday, Williams advanced to the final to pursue her eighth Wimbledon title. Should Williams win, she’d tie Margaret Court’s record with her 24th career major singles title. Williams w...
00:00 2019-07-12

Serena Williams beats Barbora Strycova to go into Wimbledon singles final • Williams beats Strycova 6-1, 6-2• American will face Simona Halep in finalPlaying tennis significantly better than in her nervous quarter-final, the old Serena Williams reappeared for her public on Thursday to beat the slightly less old Barbora Strycova in straight sets and reserve a place in her ...
17:26 2019-07-11

Watch: Serena Williams moves on to final, eyes record Grand Slam at Wimbledon Serena Williams will go for her record-tying 24th Grand Slam title after beating Barbora Strycova in straight sets in a 2019 Wimbledon semifinal Thursday in London....
22:01 2019-07-11

Serena Williams Calls Meghan Markle a "Great Friend" After She Supports Her at Wimbledon Final Serena Williams praised Meghan Markle is a "great friend" after the Duchess of Sussex came to support her on Saturday at the 2019 Wimbledon women's singles final, which she......
17:00 2019-07-14

Serena Williams ousts Strýcová, reaches Wimbledon final to inch closer to 24th Grand Slam Williams handily defeated unranked Barbora Strýcová of the Czech Republic in straight sets to advance to Wimbledon's final for a second year in a row.        ...
19:13 2019-07-11

'Not about 24': Williams to face Halep in Wimbledon final Serena Williams closed in Wimbledon title No. 8 and Grand Slam trophy No. 24 by overwhelming Barbora Strycova 6-1, 6-2; she'll face Simona Halep for the title        ...
20:26 2019-07-11

Simona Halep brings mom to tears after Wimbledon win Simona Halep brought her parents and coach to tears after fulfilling her childhood dream. Halep won her first Grand Slam in Paris last year but the Wimbledon title was the one that she — and her mom — really wanted. The 27-year-old Romanian, who beat seven-time champion Serena Williams 6...
20:00 2019-07-13

Simona Halep v Coco Gauff: Wimbledon 2019 – live! Live updates from the fourth-round match on No 1 Court Follow the rest of the day’s action at Wimbledon 2019 – live!Fitness to finesse: the reasons behind Gauff’s stunning riseDrop Jacob an email | Tweet @JacobSteinberg 1.58pm BST Jacob will be here shortly. In the meantime to can read Tim Lewis’s ...
15:26 2019-07-08

My breast reduction: why I had the surgery that helped Simona Halep win at Wimbledon The operation freed me from chronic headaches, and back and neck pain. But nothing about the process was easyThree days before Christmas 2015, when I was 19, I had my breasts reduced in size. Sitting alone in my flat after the operation at Ross Hall hospital in Glasgow, I confronted my scars for the...
19:52 2019-07-15

Simona Halep sets sights on Olympics after fulfilling Wimbledon dream The women’s champion aims to use her emphatic victory over Serena Williams as a springboard for further success, with 2020 Olympics in Tokyo a major goalShortly after her stunning victory over Serena Williams in the Wimbledon final on Saturday, Simona Halep made her way to the players’ lawn, the are...
18:26 2019-07-15

The Coco bubble pops at Wimbledon as Simona Halep ousts Cori Gauff Halep wins 6–3, 6–3 to end Gauff’s fairytale in the fourth roundAmerican 15-year-old moves into world’s top 150 after dream runShe has been the story of this year’s Wimbledon. But Cori Gauff’s dreamy ascent into the second week ended at the last 16 stage with a 3-6, 3-6 defeat by Simona Halep, the n...
18:52 2019-07-08

Watch: Simona Halep beats U.S. teen Cori Gauff for quarterfinal berth at Wimbledon American Cori "Coco" Gauff, 15, watched her magical Wimbledon run end with a straight sets loss to Simona Halep Monday at the All-England Club in London....
09:52 2019-07-09

Simona Halep’s show of power and belief helps her realise Wimbledon dream | Sean Ingle The Romanian’s work on her mentality as well as groundstrokes paid dividends as she dismantled Serena WilliamsIt took 56 minutes into the biggest match of Simona Halep’s career for her legs to go finally wobbly. But at that point her opponent, Serena Williams, was shuffling towards the net, head bow...
23:26 2019-07-13

Wimbledon champ Halep up to No. 4, Serena No. 9; Gauff 141st Simona Halep's Wimbledon championship lifts her from No. 7 to No. 4 in WTA rankings; Serena Williams rises to No. 9; Coco Gauff joins top 150        ...
18:39 2019-07-15

Wimbledon resumes in Week 2 with Coco-Halep, Serena, Big 3 A star-filled cast that includes Serena Williams, 15-year-old sensation Coco Gauff and the men's Big Three of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic is on the schedule as Wimbledon resumes after its traditional day off       ...
11:26 2019-07-08

| Serena battles through at Wimbledon, Halep storms back to reach SF Serena Williams is just two wins away from equalling Margaret Court's Grand Slam titles record but she wobbled several times in her Wimbledon match against Alison Riske....
22:13 2019-07-09

Halep stuns Williams to win Wimbledon title Serena Williams' wait for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title goes on after Simona Halep stunned the off-key American 6-2 6-2 in a one-sided Wimbledon final on Saturday....
18:26 2019-07-13

Wait goes on for Williams as inspired Halep wins Wimbledon Serena Williams remained tantalisingly one short of a record-equalling 24 Grand Slam singles titles as Simona Halep thrashed the off-key American in a one-sided Wimbledon final on Saturday....
18:26 2019-07-13

Teenager Amanda Anisimova stuns Simona Halep in straight sets to reach French Open semi-final Amanda Anisimova has pulled off one of the biggest shocks in French Open history, beating defending champion Simona Halep in straight sets to reach the semi-finals....
01:39 2019-06-07

Wimbledon order of play - Day 10: Serena, Strycova, Svitolina and Halep take centre stage "Serena Williams will face unseeded Barbora Strycova on Thursday for a place in the Wimbledon final, while Elina Svitolina faces off against Simona Halep."...
12:13 2019-07-11

Wimbledon is going Serena Williams’ way Serena Williams is just two victories from an elusive, record-setting 24th Grand Slam title. And the path to get there doesn’t look overly daunting. Williams reached the Wimbledon semifinals Tuesday by gutting out a 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 win over 55th-ranked Alison Riske. Williams is now a better-than...
21:26 2019-07-09

Wimbledon 2019: Williams, Halep and Konta in action and more – live! Updates from women’s quarter-finals day at SW19Konta battles past Kvitova to reach last eightDay eight order of playAnd you can email Gregg here or tweet him here 12.56pm BST Dan wants some surprises this afternoon. Will we get them? I’m not so sure.@GreggBakowski Quite curios to see what these quar...
14:13 2019-07-09

Cori 'Coco' Gauff's magical Wimbledon run comes to end with loss to Simona Halep Cori "Coco" Gauff's magical Wimbledon run has come to an end. The 15-year-old succumbed to a No. 7-seeded Simona Halep in straight sets, 6-3, 6-2.        ...
17:39 2019-07-08

Serena Williams fined $10,000 for damaging a court at Wimbledon Serena Williams picked up a $10,000 fine for damaging a court at the All England Club during practice before Wimbledon started.       ...
01:52 2019-07-09

Serena Williams Reminds the Wimbledon Field That She Is Still a Force A 6-3, 6-4 victory over Julia Görges in the third round showed she shouldn’t be discounted, even if she has been injured and played few matches this year....
19:52 2019-07-06

Serena Williams could play twice as Wimbledon Week 1 closes Serena Williams might have to play two matches on Day 6 at Wimbledon _ one in singles, one in mixed doubles        ...
10:00 2019-07-06

Serena Williams Fined $10,000 for Damaging Wimbledon Court When you’re the greatest athlete in the history of your sport, there’s no such thing as days off. And reportedly Serena Williams is so dominant she got fined for not even letting a practice court be great....
20:52 2019-07-09

Halep reaches Wimbledon final with win over Svitolina "Simona Halep barely put a foot wrong as she became the first Romanian woman to reach a Wimbledon singles final with a composed 6-1 6-3 win over Ukrainian eighth seed Elina Svitolina on Thursday."...
17:00 2019-07-11

Serena Williams says she is free to partner Andy Murray at Wimbledon • ‘I’m available,’ says Williams – perhaps tongue in cheek• Murray has already been turned down by several playersConsidering he has been one of the biggest advocates of equal rights for men and women on the tennis tour, it is something of an irony that Andy Murray should so far have drawn a blank i...
20:39 2019-06-29

Andy Murray and Serena Williams out of Wimbledon mixed doubles • Bruno Soares and Nicole Melichar win 6-3, 4-6, 6-2 in third round• Matwe Middelkoop and Zhaoxuan Yang next up for top seedsAndy Murray and Serena Williams saw their hopes of mixed doubles glory come to an end at Wimbledon on Wednesday as they were beaten 6-3, 4-6, 6-2 by No 1 seeds Bruno Soares of...
18:52 2019-07-10

Serena Williams goes 2 for 2 at Wimbledon; wins in singles, mixed doubles Serena Williams took care of Julia Goerges early Saturday at Wimbledon, then teamed with Andy Murray later for a mixed doubles win.        ...
01:39 2019-07-07

Serena Williams opens bid for 8th Wimbledon title, 24th Slam Serena Williams renews her bid for her 24th Grand Slam title and eighth at Wimbledon with a Centre Court match against Giulia Gatto-Monticone of Italy....
15:52 2019-07-02

Serena Williams beats sister Venus for second Wimbledon title Serena Williams on beating sister Venus to clinch her second straight Wimbledon title in 2003. Republished as part of CNN World Sport's 25th anniversary....
18:00 2019-05-21

Serena Williams Is 2 Wins From History, but How Rugged Is Her Wimbledon Path? Williams reached the Wimbledon semifinals for the 12th time. Only one of the three other women left in singles has gone this far in the tournament before....
05:39 2019-07-10

Wimbledon: Serena Williams using Tiger Woods' Masters win as inspiration Tennis superstar Serena Williams said Tiger Woods' win at the 2019 Masters is at the top of her mind as she tries to win a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title at Wimbledon Saturday in London....
18:13 2019-07-12

Wimbledon: Serena Williams, Fabio Fognini face fines Serena Williams has been fined $10,000 for damaging a court at Wimbledon, while men's player Fabio Fognini was fined $3,000 for saying he wished the All-England Club was bombed....
16:01 2019-07-09

Halep rolls over Svitolina to reach first Wimbledon final Simona Halep barely put a foot wrong as she became the first Romanian woman to reach a Wimbledon singles final with a composed 6-1 6-3 win over Ukrainian eighth seed Elina Svitolina on Thursday....
17:26 2019-07-11

Serena Williams, Andy Murray to play mixed doubles together at Wimbledon Andy Murray's hunt for a mixed doubles partner at Wimbledon is over, and he isn't teaming up with just anyone. Rather, the Scot will partner Serena Williams....
06:39 2019-07-03

Serena Williams cruises past Barbora Strycova in Wimbledon semifinals Williams will play her 24th Grand Slam singles title against Halep, a former French Open champ who declared herself far more confident in reaching her first Wimbledon final....
00:13 2019-07-12

Serena Williams Wary Of Alison Riske Factor At Wimbledon Quarters Serena Williams is moving into something resembling her best form after an unconvincing first week but will not take Tuesday's quarter-final opponent Alison Riske lightly....
05:26 2019-07-09

Serena Williams and Andy Murray in Wimbledon Mixed Doubles: It’s Happening One of the highest profile pairings in mixed doubles is set to happen after rampant speculation about the identity of Murray’s partner was put to rest....
01:52 2019-07-03

Serena Williams responds to criticism about equality fight after Wimbledon loss Serena Williams has not won a Grand Slam tournament since 2016 and after her latest Wimbledon loss to Simona Halep she was asked about her focus on tennis....
17:26 2019-07-15

Wimbledon 2019: Federer, Nadal and Serena Williams in day six action – live! Updates from Saturday’s third-round action at SW19Gauff keeps Wimbledon dream alive with comebackGet in touch! Email Jacob or tweet @JacobSteinberg 10.39am BST Hello. The sun’s beating down on SW19, everyone’s suffering from a Cori Gauff hangover (what a kid!) and we’ve got another packed schedule a...
12:00 2019-07-06

Serena Williams survives second-round Wimbledon scare from unseeded opponent Serena Williams escaped the second round of Wimbledon on Thursday after unseeded Kaja Juvan gave her a big scare. Williams won 2-6, 6-2, 6-4.       ...
20:52 2019-07-04

Serena Williams Says Meghan Markle "Couldn't Be a Better Friend" After Wimbledon Visit Serena Williams has Meghan Markle's back. The tennis pro came to the Duchess of Sussex's defense on Thursday after the royal made headlines over her Wimbledon appearance last......
07:00 2019-07-12

Wimbledon day six: Federer, Nadal, Barty and Serena Williams sail through - video Day six at Wimbledon saw some big names in action with Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray and Serena Williams all on court. Federer and Nadal progressed into the next round with routine wins over Lucas Pouille and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga respectively. The dream team of Andy Murray and Serena Willia...
16:00 2019-07-07

Wimbledon 2019: Serena Williams says Andy Murray partnership will take her game to next level Serena Williams believes she can learn from Andy Murray when the former world No1s team up this evening in what is probably the most anticipated mixed doubles match in history....
16:52 2019-07-05

Reunited? Meghan Markle Expected to Attend Wimbledon to Support Serena Williams What would we do without our besties? In my case, I’m not sure I would’ve gotten through the first half of the Democratic debates on Wednesday night without text-heckling half of the candidates with my BFF from our respective living rooms, but my criteria for eternal friendship is likely a mite lowe...
00:13 2019-06-28

Serena Williams withstands surge from Alison Riske to reach Wimbledon semifinals Serena Williams withstood a late surge from American Alison Riske in the Wimbledon quarterfinals on Tuesday but held on for the 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 win.        ...
19:13 2019-07-09

Strong Wimbledon showing for Serena Williams: wins in singles, mixed-doubles play if Williams is going to win an eighth singles championship at Wimbledon, and a record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles title overall, she will want more performances like the one she gave against Goerges....
23:52 2019-07-06

Serena Williams continues pursuit of 24th major singles title in Wimbledon semifinals Williams will play Barbora Strycova in her 12th career Wimbledon semifinal after former French Open champ Simona Halep and Elina Svitolina kick things off Thursday....
15:00 2019-07-11

Watch: Serena Williams wins, sets up USA quarterfinal clash with Alison Riske at Wimbledon Serena Williams beat Carla Suarez Navarro in straight sets Monday, setting up a quarterfinal clash against fellow American Alison Riske at Wimbledon....
09:52 2019-07-09

Meghan Markle Cheers on Serena Williams at Wimbledon in First Solo Outing Since Giving Birth Meghan Markle was all smiles as she cheered on her longtime friend Serena Williams at the 2019 Wimbledon Championships on Thursday in what marked the first solo outing for the Duchess of Sussex......
19:52 2019-07-04

Serena Williams loses her 3rd consecutive Grand Slam final Serena Williams' loss to Simona Halep at the All England Club was her third consecutive defeat in a Grand Slam final        ...
19:00 2019-07-13

Serena Williams continues quest for eighth Wimbledon title after brushing aside Carla Suarez Navarro Serena Williams is on the road to winning her eighth Wimbledon title after a comfortable victory over Carla Suarez Navarro to reach the quarter-finals....
15:39 2019-07-08

Andy Murray and Serena Williams begin Wimbledon mixed-doubles campaign with dominant victory Wimbledon's new power couple showed they mean business as Andy Murray and Serena Williams got their eagerly-awaited mixed-doubles pairing off to a flying start....
02:00 2019-07-07

Winning: Serena Williams Makes the Wimbledon Semifinals, Goes Unretouched for Harper’s Bazaar, and Gets Revealing on Naomi Osaka As I write this, Serena Williams is celebrating yet another win in her storied career: The 23-time Grand Slam champion advanced to the semifinals at Wimbledon for the twelfth time on Tuesday, defeating fellow American Alison Riske and proving that as a mom, mogul and living legend, Williams is still...
01:13 2019-07-10

Emotional Serena Williams retires from Rogers Cup final, and the champion comforts her Serena Williams retired early in the first set of her Rogers Cup final match against Biana Andreescu in Toronto on Sunday.       ...
02:39 2019-08-12

Serena Williams, Naomi Osaka and the most controversial US Open final in history It has been called one of the most controversial matches in tennis history. But what is the real story behind the 2018 US Open women's singles final? Don Van Natta looks back at the match that sparked debate on and off the court....
18:26 2019-08-18

Back injury forces Serena Williams out of final two weeks before US Open TORONTO — Bianca Andreescu became the first Canadian to win the Rogers Cup in 50 years when Serena Williams retired because of an injury on Sunday. Andreescu was up 3-1 in the first set when Williams called for a medical timeout. Less than a minute later, the chair umpire announced that Williams was...
23:52 2019-08-11

Serena Williams ‘in good place’ before semi-final against Barbora Strycova • Seven-times champion only two wins away from slam title No 24• Strycova has tactical ability to cause American problemsWhen Serena Williams was beaten in the third round at the French Open last month, while struggling with a right knee injury, the idea that only a few weeks later she would be on t...
18:52 2019-07-10

Serena powers past Strycova into Wimbledon final Mixed doubles with Andy Murray was fun but Serena Williams got back to the serious business as she powered into her 11th Wimbledon final by overwhelming unseeded Czech Barbora Strycova in a brutal 6-1 6-2 victory on Centre Court on Thursday....
19:13 2019-07-11

Selby sends good luck message to Twitter follower Halep ahead of Wimbledon final "Wimbledon finalist Simona Halep has received a good luck message from three-time world snooker champion Mark Selby, one of only two people the Romanian follows on Twitter."...
20:13 2019-07-12

Serena Williams wrote to Naomi Osaka to 'find peace' after US Open final American says she sought therapy after backlash from matchWilliams is into Wimbledon semi-final after win on TuesdaySerena Williams says she sent an apology to Naomi Osaka for her behavior in last year’s US Open final. Osaka, who was 20 at the time, won her first grand slam title against Williams bu...
20:39 2019-07-09

Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu to face Serena Williams in Toronto final Andreescu becomes first home country finalist in 50 yearsSerena Williams sees off Czech qualifier Marie BouzkovaBianca Andreescu beat American Sofia Kenin 6-4 7-6(5) at the Rogers Cup on Saturday to become the first Canadian woman to reach the championship match of the tournament since 1969.Andreesc...
03:52 2019-08-11

Serena Williams defeats Naomi Osaka in rematch of controversial US Open final Serena Williams progressed to the semifinals of the Rogers Cup on Friday by defeating Naomi Osaka 6-3 6-4, the first time the pair had met since the infamous US Open final in September of last year....
02:13 2019-08-11

Serena Williams bests Naomi Osaka in Rogers Cup rematch of US Open final Williams reaches Rogers Cup semi-finals with win over OsakaAndreescu is first Canadian semi-finalist at event since 1979Serena Williams advanced to the Rogers Cup semi-finals Friday night, beating soon-to-be-top-ranked Naomi Osaka of Japan 6-3, 6-4 at breezy at York University.Playing her first even...
07:39 2019-08-10

The Latest: Williams reaches 11th Wimbledon final Serena Williams will play in the Wimbledon final for the 11th time and will be looking for her eighth title at the All England Club after beating Barbora Strycova 6-1, 6-2        ...
19:13 2019-07-11

Serena Williams ready for Wimbledon: 'I know how to play tennis' Serena Williams says her injured left knee is feeling better but she lacks match preparation as she chases 24th Grand Slam singles title.        ...
04:13 2019-06-30

A 19-year-old Canadian beat Serena Williams in the Rogers Cup final after the veteran American retired after 4 games because of back spasms Photo by Reuters / John E. Sokolowski Serena Williams was forced to retire in the Rogers Cup final. The veteran American played just four games before succumbing to back spasms, which saw Bianca Andreescu, 19, win the trophy in front of her hometown fans. Williams broke down in tears when she withd...
11:26 2019-08-12

Bianca Andreescu gave Serena Williams a pep talk and called her 'a f------ beast' after the American lost the 2019 Rogers Cup final because of injury Photo by Reuters / Dan Hamilton Serena Williams was called a "f------ beast" after withdrawing because of injury in the first set of the Rogers Cup final. Her retirement from the tournament saw the 19-year-old Canadian tennis player win the title in front of her hometown fans at the Aviva Centre in...
11:26 2019-08-12

Simona Halep v Ajla Tomljanovic A look at the records of Romania's Simona Halep and Australia's Ajla Tomljanovic before their first-round match at the French Open on Tuesday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
08:00 2019-05-28

Factbox: Simona Halep v Victoria Azarenka A look at the records of Romania's Simona Halep and Belarus's Victoria Azarenka before their third-round match at Wimbledon on Friday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
06:52 2019-07-05

Factbox: Simona Halep vs. Amanda Anisimova A look at the records of Romania's Simona Halep and American Amanda Anisimova before their quarter-final match at the French Open on Wednesday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
05:52 2019-06-05

No. 4 Simona Halep rallies to avoid upset in Ohio Simona Halep rallies for 3-6, 7-5, 6-4 win over Ekaterina Alexandrova in the Western & Southern Open in Ohio        ...
21:26 2019-08-14

Count on Coco Gauff to give Simona Halep all she can handle Coco Gauff, the 15-year-old from the U.S., was the big story at Wimbledon in the first week. She qualified by winning three matches without dropping a set and then announced herself to the world by upsetting her idol, Venus Williams, in the first round. Gauff has shown a maturity and a tennis game b...
17:00 2019-07-08

Simona Halep: A rare talent not crushed by the weight of victory "One hour after dismantling Serena Williams in a brutal, efficient 6-2 6-2 demolition on her Centre Court, Simona Halep beamed as she recounted a perfect day that ended with her first Wimbledon title."...
14:26 2019-07-14

2019 French Open: Naomi Osaka and Simona Halep Survive Osaka, the world’s No. 1 player, fought back from the brink of a first-round upset, while Halep, the defending champion, also went three sets in her opener....
02:26 2019-05-29

Simona Halep beats off-colour Victoria Azarenka, Caroline Wozniacki goes out • Karolina Pliskova passes tricky test against Hsieh Su-wei • Wozniacki hits out at HawkEye during loss to Zhang ShuaiFor 66 horrible minutes Victoria Azarenka forgot how to play tennis. Centre Court is an unfortunate setting for a bad day at the office and there was nowhere for the former world No ...
23:52 2019-07-05

A 24th Slam for Serena or a second for Simona? "Serena Williams enters her 11th Wimbledon final knowing she is just one title away from equalling Margaret Court’s record of 24 Grand Slams held since the 1970s."...
14:26 2019-07-12

Naomi Osaka avoids French Open upset; Simona Halep wins, too Top-seeded Naomi Osaka was two points from losing her first-round match at the French Open before rallying; Simona Halep needed three sets to win.        ...
06:13 2019-05-29

Amanda Anisimova, 17-year-old American who stunned Simona Halep, loses in French open semis Ashleigh Barty reached her first Grand Slam final at the French Open, and she got there by ending the run of 17-year-old American Amanda Anisimova.        ...
15:39 2019-06-07

American teenager Amanda Anisimova beats Simona Halep to reach French Open semifinals American teenager Amanda Anisimova reached the French Open semifinals by upsetting defending champion Simona Halep 6-2, 6-4.        ...
17:13 2019-06-06

Meet 17-year-old American Amanda Anisimova who pulled off shocker over Simona Halep at French Open Amanda Anisimova stunned third-ranked Simona Halep in the quarterfinals at the French Open, cruising in straight sets to a 6-2, 6-4 victory.        ...
17:13 2019-06-06

Wimbledon Glance: Williams back on court in Wimbledon semis A quick look at Wimbledon: Still looking for that 24th Grand Slam title, Serena Williams will first have to get through the semifinals at Wimbledon        ...
03:00 2019-07-11

Serena, Osaka exits open Paris boulevard for Halep Simona Halep's path to a second successive French Open title cleared up in spectacular fashion on Saturday after 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams and world number one Naomi Osaka exited Roland Garros in the third round on Saturday....
22:26 2019-06-01

Serena rolls past Osaka in Toronto, Halep retires Serena Williams moved into the Rogers Cup semi-finals on Friday with a maiden career victory over Naomi Osaka in their first meeting since the American's infamous row with an umpire overshadowed last year's U.S. Open final....
09:52 2019-08-10

| Serena powers past No. 1-bound Osaka, Halep retires hurt Serena Williams won the rematch Friday, dominating Naomi Osaka 6-3, 6-4 to ensure the Japanese star won't leave Toronto with a title to go with her number one world ranking....
06:52 2019-08-10

Serena, Osaka, Halep headline 3rd round French Open action PARIS (AP) — Serena Williams, Naomi Osaka and Simona Halep have had their rough patches so far in the French Open. Those three stars are hoping for a smoother ride in the third round Saturday. Williams continues her bid for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles trophy when she faces 20-year-old Ame...
09:13 2019-06-01

‘I had no time for emotions’: Halep on her fearless defeat of Williams The Romanian took less than an hour to demolish the seven-times Wimbledon champion. But we shouldn’t write off Williams just yetLast month, Simona Halep was asked what she thought when the word “grass” came up. She replied: “Picnics.” Now the 27-year-old Romanian is Wimbledon singles champion, havin...
00:13 2019-07-14

The Latest: Halep says Slam losses helped her beat Williams Simona Halep figures her past problems in Grand Slam finals allowed her to come through against Serena Williams at Wimbledon       ...
01:26 2019-07-14

'Chilled' Halep shoots for perspective at Wimbledon She hasn't hit the Wimbledon lawns with the same swagger of recent years, but a more chilled Simona Halep still had plenty enough firepower on Monday to sweep past Aliaksandra Sasnovich into the second round 6-4 7-5....
20:26 2019-07-01

Why do so many men think they could win a point off Serena Williams? One in eight British men believe they could take a point off Serena Williams in a tennis match. Are they all delusional?She has a serve that once topped 128mph, has won 23 grand slam singles titles and is regarded by many to be the best female athlete of all time, but 12% of British men would still ...
18:26 2019-07-15

The Latest: Gauff loses to Halep in 4th round at Wimbledon Coco Gauff's Wimbledon run is over after the 15-year-old American lost in straight sets to former No. 1 Simona Halep in the fourth round        ...
17:39 2019-07-08

Wimbledon champion Halep enjoys Romania's adulation Romania's presidency and the Orthodox Church awarded Wimbledon tennis champion Simona Halep their highest distinctions on Monday while hundreds of fans cheered her home after she blitzed U.S. opponent Serena Williams at the weekend....
21:00 2019-07-15

Halep ends wayward Gauff's Wimbledon dream Coco Gauff's dream Wimbledon run came to an abrupt end on Monday when the consistency of seventh seed and former world number one Simona Halep proved a step too far for the 15-year-old American, who went down 6-3 6-3 in only 75 minutes....
20:26 2019-07-08

Halep steers steady path into Wimbledon semis Former world number one Simona Halep reached her second Wimbledon semi-final on Tuesday after overcoming an early onslaught to deliver another textbook example of matchplay tennis and dispatch China's unseeded Zhang Shuai 7-6(4) 6-1....
18:13 2019-07-09

Halep star struck at meeting duchesses at Wimbledon Simona Halep joined the list of tennis royalty at Wimbledon, then got a bit star struck at meeting the real thing        ...
19:52 2019-07-13

Serena Williams advances in Rogers Cup Serena Williams won her first match since losing the Wimbledon final, beating Elise Mertens of Belgium 6-3, 6-3 on Wednesday night in the second round of the Rogers Cup....
15:00 2019-08-08

Chilled Halep catches fire to dispatch Azarenka at Wimbledon Simona Halep was supposedly having a 'chill' year, but for a little over an hour on Wimbledon's Centre Court the ice-cool Romanian was on fire as she swatted aside Victoria Azarenka 6-3 6-1 on Friday to reach the fourth round....
20:39 2019-07-05

Gauff faces toughest challenge at Wimbledon as Halep awaits "American teenager Cori \u0027Coco\u0027 Gauff has captured the hearts of fans with her dream run to Wimbledon\u0027s fourth round but a stern examination awaits in the form of seventh seed Simona Halep on Monday."...
18:00 2019-07-07

Serena Williams' greatest rivals Serena Williams has a winning record against everyone who has played her multiple times except for two players. And Venus has been her top rival.        ...
16:52 2019-05-21

Serena Williams advances to Rogers Cup semifinals Serena Williams advanced to the Rogers Cup semifinals, beating soon-to-be-top-ranked Naomi Osaka of Japan 6-3, 6-4 at breezy at York University        ...
10:13 2019-08-10

Factbox: Serena Williams v Kaja Juvan A look at the records of American Serena Williams and Slovenia's Kaja Juvan before their second-round match at Wimbledon on Thursday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
06:39 2019-07-04

Analysis: Of course Serena Williams unsatisfied by Paris run Fendrich on Tennis: Of course Serena Williams wasn't satisfied with making it to the third round in Paris        ...
17:39 2019-06-02

A look at Serena Williams' dominant career Unless you've been living under a rock the past two decades, you know that Serena Williams has carved out a legendary tennis career. But, if you're a rock dweller, here's a refresher on just how amazing it's been.        ...
09:00 2019-07-13

Factbox: Serena Williams vs. Alison Riske A look at the records of Serena Williams and fellow American Alison Riske before their quarter-final match at Wimbledon on Tuesday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
05:00 2019-07-09

Serena Williams vs. Giulia Gatto-Monticone A look at the records of American Serena Williams and Italy's Giulia Gatto-Monticone before their first-round match at Wimbledon on Tuesday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
09:13 2019-07-02

Wimbledon 2019: Halep v Azarenka, Pella beats Anderson and more – live! Wimbledon updates on day five of the action at SW19Konta and Evans ready to move out of Murray’s shadowAny thoughts? You can email Katy or tweet @KatyMurrells 4.43pm BST This from Serena Williams’s coach. Surely we can do better than Serandy?Ready for round one of the #Serandy Team in @Wimbledon ? p...
18:00 2019-07-05

Exclusive: Comaneci hails history-maker Halep's Wimbledon triumph Nadia Comaneci predicted "no one in Romania will be working for a few days" as they would be too busy celebrating Simona Halep's "amazing" victory over Serena Williams in Saturday's Wimbledon final....
19:52 2019-07-13

For the unsinkable Serena Williams, the last step is proving the hardest Coming back from childbirth was always going to be her biggest challenge, but the baggage of trying to become the all-time great is proving a formidable haul even for Serena Eight years ago, the documentary Venus and Serena followed the Williams sisters as they tried to survive the nadir of their ca...
11:13 2019-05-25

Serena Williams withdraws from Rome with injured knee Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Italian Open ahead of her second-round match against sister Venus due to a continuing left knee injury        ...
16:52 2019-05-21

Serena Williams joins No. 1 Osaka on way out of French Open Serena Williams' quest for a 24th Grand Slam title ended with her earliest loss at a major tournament in five years        ...
20:52 2019-06-01

Umpire Who Clashed With Serena Williams Won’t Work Her Matches Carlos Ramos, who issued penalties against Williams during last year’s U.S. Open final, will not be assigned to her matches, or her sister’s, this year....
04:39 2019-08-17

Serena Williams reaches Rogers Cup quarters in Toronto Serena Williams won for the second straight night at the Rogers Cup, beating Russia's Ekaterina Alexandrova 7-5, 6-4 on Thursday to reach the quarterfinals        ...
10:26 2019-08-09

The Latest: Serena Williams loses in 3rd round of French Serena Williams handed earliest loss at major in 5 years, losing to Sofia Kenin in 3rd round at French Open        ...
20:52 2019-06-01

Andy Murray and Serena Williams set for their once-in-a-lifetime show • Murray: ‘Serena is one of the best tennis players of all time’• Andreas Mies and Alexa Guarachi are opening opponentsA frisson of excitement willowed through Wimbledon shortly after Pimm’s on Wednesday afternoon. The mixed doubles draw had landed. And there it was, confirmation of an historic part...
19:26 2019-07-03

A quick look at Serena Williams' dominant career Unless you've been living under a rock the past two decades, you know that Serena Williams has carved out a legendary tennis career. But, if you're a rock dweller, here's a refresher on just how amazing it's been.        ...
05:13 2019-07-13

Serena Williams stunned by 20-year-old Kenin in third round "Serena Williams\u0027s quest for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title was put on hold on Saturday after the former world number one was knocked out of the French Open in the third round following a 6-2 7-5 defeat by fellow American Sofia Kenin."...
21:13 2019-06-01

Naomi Osaka can emulate Serena Williams, says Pat Cash As Naomi Osaka goes in search of a third consecutive grand slam title at this year's French Open, former Wimbledon champion Pat Cash says the Japanese star has the ability to become one of the most dominant forces the women's game has seen....
18:00 2019-05-31

Serena Williams shows her power and her frailty in reaching last four The seven-time Wimbledon champion is not at her best but did not need to be against Alison Riske who crumbled the moment she realised she might actually winWhen you beat the world No 1 on Monday, you can beat the world No 10 on Tuesday. In ordinary circumstances, that is. But Serena Williams is anyt...
20:39 2019-07-09

| Serena through to Wimbledon 2nd round Seven-time Wimbledon champion Serena Williams moved into the second round at Wimbledon with a hard-fought win over Italian qualifier Giulia Gatto-Monticone....
23:13 2019-07-02

Serena Williams Pulls Out of the Italian Open With a Knee Injury It was the third straight tournament that Williams, 37, had withdrawn from because of physical problems. The French Open starts in less than two weeks....
14:52 2019-05-21

Venus Williams upsets Bertens in Ohio; Serena withdraws Venus Williams advanced to the third round of the Western & Southern Open with a three-set victory over defending champion Kiki Bertens        ...
12:13 2019-08-14

Serena Williams finds her path to history narrowing to a tightrope Winning a 24th major title clearly matters to Williams, maybe too much. The pressure only grows with losses like she suffered to Simona Halep in the Wimbledon final....
00:39 2019-07-14

Top 16 athletes over 35 of all-time: From Tom Brady to Serena Williams to Gordie Howe Here's a look at 16 of some of the most successful athletes who have evaded the tolls of Father Time by thriving since turning 35.       ...
18:52 2019-07-17

Serena Williams Shares The Apology She Sent To Naomi Osaka After U.S. Open Serena Williams, currently in the middle of another Wimbledon title hunt, has an essay out in Harper’s Bazaar today that lays out the emotional aftermath of her 2018 U.S. Open final. That match, which resulted in the first major title for then-20-year-old Naomi Osaka, was marred by a long umpire dis...
21:52 2019-07-09

Serena Williams hasn't lost focus -- she's gained perspective While Serena Williams remains one away from Margaret Court's record 24 Grand Slam titles, she already has cemented her place in history, on and off the court....
17:00 2019-07-15

‘If you guys really want it’: Serena Williams keeps door open to Murray partnership • American says she could play mixed doubles• Williams praises Murray’s support for womenSerena Williams has kept the door open that she could play mixed doubles with Andy Murray at Wimbledon, telling reporters: “If you guys really want it, then maybe I’ll do it”.Murray, who is back on tour five mon...
21:13 2019-07-02

Fighting Rust, Serena Williams Has a Rocky Start in Paris Williams has barely played on clay and was terrible in the first set of her opening match before a sharp turn to winning form. Then she faced questions about Nike and mothers....
05:52 2019-05-28

Serena Williams’ jacket turns heads: ‘goddess,’ ‘champion’ PARIS — “Champion,” ”queen,” ”goddess” and “mother.” Those were the words, in French, printed on a black-and-white warmup jacket that Serena Williams wore before her opening match at Roland Garros on Monday. “Those are things that mean a lot to m...
05:26 2019-05-28

Serena Williams wrote to Naomi Osaka after US Open loss Something was keeping Serena Williams from moving forward after her loss to Naomi Osaka in last year's US Open final. She believed she owed Osaka an apology, Williams revealed in an essay published Tuesday in Harper's BAZAAR....
23:13 2019-07-09

Serena Williams has withdrawn from the 2019 Western & Southern Open Less than an hour before she was scheduled to play on Center Court, Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Western & Southern Open with a back injury        ...
12:13 2019-08-14

Serena Williams Tops the 4th Annual Sports Illustrated Fashionable 50 Is it just us, or is Serena Williams everywhere as of late? Just last week, we were in awe of the tennis phenom in all her unretouched golden glory on the cover of Harper’s Bazaar, and now she’s once again killing the game, covering Sports Illustrated’s fourth annual Fashionable 50 issue. The taglin...
04:00 2019-07-20

Serena Williams Reflects on the Challenge of Her "Fabulous" Pregnancy Fashion Dressing up during a pregnancy is not easy--just ask Serena Williams. It's been nearly two years since the tennis star gave birth to her first child, daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian,......
06:52 2019-08-09

FRENCH OPEN '19: Serena Williams tries again for 24th major The AP takes a look at some of the women to watch at the 2019 French Open, including 23-time Grand Slam title winner Serena Williams, No. 1 Naomi Osaka and defending champion Simona Halep        ...
18:39 2019-05-22

Serena Williams faces Naomi Osaka for first time since the US Open Williams to play Osaka in Rogers Cup quarter-finalsUS Open final was overshadowed by Williams’ row with umpireSerena Williams and Naomi Osaka will play each other on Friday for the first time since the American’s infamous row with an umpire overshadowed last year’s US Open final.Osaka won her first ...
22:26 2019-08-09

Serena Williams tops Naomi Osaka in rematch at Rogers Cup Serena Williams advanced to the Rogers Cup semifinals, beating Naomi Osaka of Japan 6-3, 6-4 in a rematch of the U.S. Open final        ...
18:13 2019-08-10

Serena Williams out of French Open in stunning early exit Serena Williams has been handed her earliest loss at a major in five years. The 23-time Grand Slam champion was beaten 6-2, 7-5 in the third round at Roland Garros by 20-year-old American Sofia Kenin. The last time Williams was eliminated this quickly at a major came in 2014, when she lost in the se...
21:00 2019-06-01

Bianca Andreescu, 19, wins Rogers Cup after Serena Williams retires Bianca Andreescu became the first Canadian player to win the Rogers Cup in 50 years Sunday after an upper back injury forced American star Serena Williams to retire....
01:13 2019-08-12

Serena Williams, Naomi Osaka upset at French Open Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka -- the grand slam leader in the professional tennis era and newcomer who had surged to the last two majors -- both exited the French Open on Saturday in a double shock....
21:39 2019-06-01

So, guys, you reckon you could take a point off Serena Williams? | Alex Clark Men want to get in on everything. Then again, we all have our dreamsLet us for a minute extend the benefit of the doubt to the 12% of men who believe they could take a point from Serena Williams in a tennis match, no doubt further emboldened by her defeat in the Wimbledon final.For who can say what ...
23:26 2019-07-13

Serena Williams to face 20-year-old American Kenin in Paris When Serena Williams saw a young U.S. tennis player distraught after a loss at a tournament earlier this season, she decided to do what felt right: console her        ...
08:52 2019-05-31

| Meghan at Wimbledon to watch old pal Serena Britain's Meghan turned up at Wimbledon to lend some royal support her friend Serena Williams, who ruled herself out as a godparent to the duchess's son Archie....
01:52 2019-07-05

Andy Murray’s hopes rest on Serena Williams after men’s doubles defeat • Murray and Hugues-Herbert out of Wimbledon men’s doubles• Croatia’s Mektic and Skugor win 6-7 (4), 6-4, 6-2, 6-3Andy Murray’s Wimbledon comeback stalled on Saturday when he and Pierre-Hugues Herbert went out in the second round of the doubles after gambling on a switch of sides in the deciding fou...
20:39 2019-07-06

'Mother, champion': Serena Williams causes stir again with French Open outfit 23-time grand slam champion wears bold outfit in ParisAmerican attracted criticism from officials last yearA year after Serena caused a stir at the French Open with her Black Panther catsuit, the American chose another bold outfit for her first-round match at the tournament.The 23-time grand slam ch...
20:00 2019-05-27

Serena Williams, Citing Back Pain, Withdraws From Cincinnati Masters Williams, who was forced to retire from the Rogers Cup final on Sunday, decided shortly before her first-round match was to start in Ohio that she could not compete....
04:13 2019-08-14

Andy Murray and Serena Williams to play mixed doubles No 1 seeds after win • Martin and Atawo swatted aside 7-5, 6-3 at Wimbledon• Pair will now play top seeds, Bruno Soares and Nicole MelicharSerAndy or Murrena? Call them what you want. Beyond the novelty of their gloriously fun partnership, however, the truth is that when Andy Murray and Serena Williams are out there com...
23:00 2019-07-09

The Serena Williams moment that inspired Coco Gauff to play tennis Coco Gauff, who made history last week as the youngest ever qualifier for Wimbledon at 15 years and 122 days old, upset Venus Williams in her opening match on Monday. However, before she was taking down titans more than twice her age, her tennis journey was inspired by Venus’ sister Serena. “I think...
16:39 2019-07-03

Why Serena Williams Is Holding Off on Giving Meghan Markle Motherhood Advice—For Now Who wouldn’t want advice from Serena Williams? Not only has the all-time great tennis player (so says fellow GOAT-contender Roger Federer) racked up an impressive set of hardware over her 23-year career, she appears to be holding it down on the work-life balance front. She and husband Alexis Ohanian...
19:26 2019-07-08

Internationally Known: Essence Celebrates Its Global Impact With Serena Williams and a New Design At this point in time, Essence is an American classic, beloved by those of us who grew up with the magazine atop the coffee tables of our mothers, aunties, grandmothers, big sisters, and now, ourselves. But on the heels of the 25th annual Essence Festival, and as the magazine approaches its 50th bir...
05:13 2019-08-07

Serena Williams Pens Powerful Essay About "Excruciating" U.S. Open Match It's been almost one year since Serena Williams lost to Naomi Osaka in the 2018 U.S. Open finals, but the 23-time Grand Slam champion still remembers the defeat like it was......
16:39 2019-07-09

Novak Djokovic, Naomi Osaka, Serena Williams Eye Last 16 At Roland Garros World number ones Novak Djokovic and Naomi Osaka as well as three-time champion Serena Williams target the second week and places in the last 16 at French Open....
11:13 2019-06-01

Serena Williams survives Vitalia Diatchenko in first round of French Open Serena Williams fought back from a first-set loss to beat Vitalia Diatchenko in three sets in the first round of the 2019 French Open on Monday in Paris....
20:39 2019-05-27

Andy Murray more relaxed thanks to Serena Williams' unrepeatable jokes Andy Murray today revealed he and Serena Williams are cementing their chemistry between points with "unrepeatable" jokes as they continue their quest to lift the Wimbledon mixed doubles trophy....
14:00 2019-07-10

Dominic Thiem adds doubles joke to Serena Williams feud Dominic Thiem wants to put his dispute with Serena Williams behind them, and he’s got just the way to do it. On Tuesday, Thiem jokingly offered to play mixed doubles with Williams at Wimbledon or the US Open. At Roland Garros last week, Thiem criticized Williams after being asked to move his p...
22:00 2019-06-11

Why Serena Williams Is Holding Off on Giving Meghan Markle Any Parenting Advice It's been almost two years since Serena Williams welcomed her first child, Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr., into the world. While some fans might expect the tennis pro to pass on some parenting......
17:52 2019-07-01

Snapchat launches Creator Shows with Serena Williams and Kevin Hart In the last year, the time spent watching Shows on Snapchat has tripled. The company wants to take advantage of that. Today, it announced Creator Shows, a new format that will deliver regularly published content from some of Snapchat's most popular s......
00:26 2019-07-11

Dominic Thiem, Serena Williams miffed after press conference confusion Serena Williams’ third-round loss at the French Open also had a big impact on Dominic Thiem. The Austrian, fresh off a Round of 32 win, had his post-match press conference cut short after Williams made her earliest Grand Slam exit in five years at Roland Garos in a loss to Sofia Kenin. Thiem w...
16:39 2019-06-03

Serena Williams' unretouched cover photos for Harper's Bazaar are about more than fashion The 23-time Grand Slam winner is unvarnished and raw in a gold dress on the cover of Harper's and talks about that 2018 US Open confrontation with an umpire....
22:13 2019-07-10

Sofia Kenin defeats Serena Williams in French Open upset Williams, who was going for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title, was knocked out by the rising 20-year-old American, who advanced to the fourth round of a major for the first time....
23:00 2019-06-01

Andy Murray set to reveal doubles partner with Serena Williams link-up likely Andy Murray will make a decision about his mixed-doubles partner on Tuesday — and a headline-grabbing link-up with Serena Williams is still in the making....
12:52 2019-07-02

Megan Rapinoe quotes Serena Williams, vows to fight until ‘the day I’m in my grave’ About a visit to the White House, the soccer star said, "I’ll never close any door all the way, but I think it would take more than Trump is willing to do.”...
22:39 2019-07-14

Bianca Andreescu Wins Rogers Cup, Comforts A Hobbled Serena Williams So long as she’s able to play—and even if she’s half-mummified in physio tape—Bianca Andreescu doesn’t lose. The 19-year-old Canadian won the Rogers Cup on Sunday in front of the home crowd, continuing a season as woozy as it is dominant....
21:52 2019-08-12

Serena Williams recalls US Open meltdown in essay, thought she was 'doing the right thing' Serena Williams penned an essay about her outburst at the 2018 U.S. Open, in which she accused the chair umpire of sexism after being penalized on three separate occasions....
21:00 2019-07-09

Dominic Thiem says Serena Williams has 'bad personality' after press conference interruption Austrian tennis star Dominic Thiem blasted Serena Williams as having “a bad personality” over the weekend after being booted out of his press conference to make room for the American following her loss at the French Open....
19:39 2019-06-03

Angelique Kerber’s title defence ends but Serena Williams rallies • Defending champion loses 2-6, 6-2, 6-1 to Lauren Davis• Serena Williams wins 2-6, 6-2, 6-4 against Kaja JuvanIt is well over two decades since any woman other than Serena Williams and Venus Williams successfully defended the women’s title at Wimbledon. Angelique Kerber, who won here in such style ...
22:39 2019-07-04

Serena fined $10,000 for damaging Wimbledon court Serena Williams was fined $10,000 by the All England Club for damaging one of Wimbledon's courts with her racket prior to the start of the tournament, media reported....
02:52 2019-07-09

The real Serena finally shows up at Wimbledon A loud and brash Red Arrows flypast over Wimbledon's Court One provided a timely distraction on Saturday that allowed the real Serena Williams to finally show up at the All England Club this year....
20:52 2019-07-06

| Serena wary of Riske factor at Wimbledon Serena Williams may never get a better chance of equalling Margaret Court's Grand Slam title record in the Wimbledon quarter-finals bereft of the leading lights in women's tennis....
00:39 2019-07-09

Serena unlikely to play Wimbledon warmup, says coach Serena Williams is likely to go into Wimbledon without playing a warm-up event because she is still injured, her coach Patrick Mouratoglou has told Reuters....
13:13 2019-06-07

Serena fined £8,000 for damaging Wimbledon court "Serena Williams was fined £7,988 ($10,000) by the All England Club for damaging one of Wimbledon\u0027s courts with her racket prior to the start of the tournament."...
09:39 2019-07-09

Serena made to work for opening win at Wimbledon "Serena Williams was made to work hard for her opening victory at Wimbledon 2019 as she battled past Giulia Gatto-Monticone 6-2 7-5 on Centre Court."...
19:52 2019-07-02

Serena Williams steps up to dispatch Kurumi Nara in French Open second round Serena Williams produced a much more convincing display than in the first round to defeat Japanese qualifier Kurumi Nara 6-3 6-2 at the French Open on Thursday....
16:52 2019-05-30

Watch: Serena Williams dominates, Naomi Osaka survives at French Open Serena Williams easily advanced into the third round, while top-ranked Naomi Osaka escaped another upset loss at the 2019 French Open on Thursday in Paris....
17:52 2019-05-30

American Sofia Kenin, 20, shocks Serena Williams in third round of French Open Serena Williams lost in stunning fashion Saturday in the third round of the French Open against 20-year-old American Sofia Kenin, falling in straight sets, 6-2, 7-5.        ...
21:39 2019-06-01

Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka react after crashing out of French Open – video Serena Williams says she is surprised to have been knocked out of the French Open in the third round. The three-times champion and winner of 23 grand slams was beaten 6-2, 7-5, by 20-year-old compatriot Sofia Kenin, who is ranked 35th in the world.Meanwhile, Naomi Osaka also crashed out of the tourn...
23:13 2019-06-01

Opinion: Serena Williams will never stop equality fight. Billie Jean King would have it no other way Serena Williams told a reporter she would never stop equality fight. Billie Jean King later tweeted her continuing support for Serena and that fight.       ...
23:39 2019-07-13

Roger Federer dragged deeper into Serena Williams’ French Open debacle If you think Serena Williams can be a bit of a diva — this goes a long way to explaining why. The panel of “The View” have given insight into how fans believe the world’s best female tennis player should be treated in a defense of her French Open press conference furor. Williams was accu...
17:00 2019-06-04

Andreescu and Nadal win Rogers Cup titles as tearful Serena Williams retires hurt 19-year-old Bianca Andreescu takes Rogers Cup titleInjury worry for Williams with US Open just two weeks awayRafael Nadal beats Daniil Medvedev in straight setsBianca Andreescu delivered Canada a home champion at the Rogers Cup in Toronto but her victory did not come in the way she may have hoped. I...
05:39 2019-08-12

Father Time and a crop of young talent are finally catching up with Serena Williams Serena Williams is seeking her 24th career Grand Slam title. But after losing at the French Open, has Father Time finally caught up to her?        ...
23:52 2019-06-01

French Open: Uncertainty Over Serena Williams Fitness, Naomi Osaka Form Serena Williams heads into this year's French Open with questions surrounding her fitness while Naomi Osaka needs to rediscover her best form to solidify her position at the top of the women's game....
13:01 2019-05-23

Amid Suggestions That She ‘Focus on Tennis,’ Serena Williams Says She’ll Fight for Equality to the Grave “The day I stop fighting for equality and for people that look like you and me will be the day I’m in my grave,” said Serena Williams, at a press conference following Saturday’s loss in the Wimbledon finals. The statement was made after a female reporter referenced previously published opinions that...
21:39 2019-07-14

Wimbledon order of play - Day 7: Gauff faces Halep test as Federer and Nadal target quarter-finals "Coco Gauff faces the toughtest test yet in her dream Wimbledon run as she gears up to clash with Simona Halep for a place in the quarter-finals on Manic Monday."...
19:01 2019-07-07

Wimbledon Glance: Federer, Serena to play on No. 1 Court A quick look at Wimbledon: Roger Federer will be up against a player who wasn't even 1 year old when the eight-time champion made his debut at the All England Club in 1999        ...
06:01 2019-07-04

Serena may seek grasscourt wildcard ahead of Wimbledon Serena Williams said she felt "pretty far away" from her optimal level after suffering a surprise third round defeat at the French Open to Sofia Kenin and suggested she might seek a wildcard entry into a grasscourt tournament in preparation for Wimbledon....
22:26 2019-06-01

Serena headed to Wimbledon seeking return to form Serena Williams will bring her quest for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title to Wimbledon next week where she will try to shake off a nagging knee injury and show the tennis world that her window of opportunity is still open....
19:00 2019-06-27

Serena, Sharapova, Federer among top storylines on road to Wimbledon Will Serena Williams play a tuneup? Can Andy Murray and Maria Sharapova make successful returns? Those are a few of the burning questions in a short but busy grass-court circuit....
21:52 2019-06-18

Venus beats Serena to 2008 Wimbledon title Venus Williams talks to CNN after beating sister Serena for her fifth Wimbledon singles title in 2008. Republished as part of 25 years of CNN World Sport....
18:00 2019-05-21

Murray to pair up with Serena for mixed doubles at Wimbledon Britain's Andy Murray ended days of speculation about who he will play mixed doubles with at Wimbledon after confirming he would partner Serena Williams at the grasscourt major....
23:13 2019-07-02

Anisimova stuns defending champ Halep to reach final four "17-year-old Amanda Anisimova put in one of the most impressive performances in recent French Open history on Thursday as she stunned defending champion Simona Halep 6-2 6-4 to reach the semi-finals."...
13:26 2019-06-06

Serena Williams Makes History as 1st Athlete to Make Forbes' Self-Made Women List Serena Williams continues to make history! The tennis champion has become the first-ever athlete to make Forbes' list of America's Richest Self-Made Women, which ranks the most......
20:39 2019-06-04

Serena Williams wore a custom Virgil Abloh outfit during her first round French Open win Photo by Tim Clayton/Corbis via Getty Images Serena Williams won her first round French Open match on Monday. But the main talking point after her three sets win was not how she bounced back from a disastrous first set, but what she wore while she played. Williams wore a Virgil Abloh outfit that wa...
22:39 2019-05-27

Serena Williams moved past U.S. Open controversy after therapy and an apology to Naomi Osaka Williams, 37, writes in a first-person essay in Harper's Bazaar that she reached out to Naomi Osaka, who won the U.S. Open final after Williams was penalized for arguing with a chair umpire....
21:52 2019-07-09

Serena Williams practiced at the Western & Southern Open ahead of her match Tuesday night When the two-time Western & Southern Open champion emerged onto the practice court she was greeted with thundering applause        ...
23:00 2019-08-13

Meet Sofia Kenin, the 20-year-old American who upset Serena Williams at the French Open Here are a few things to know about Sofia Kenin, the woman who knocked Serena Williams out of the French Open in Saturday's third round.        ...
23:52 2019-06-01

As Part of a $3 Million Investment, Serena Williams Adds Her Power to the Fight Against Maternal Mortality What does it mean when the most recognizable female athlete in the world can’t get the attention she needs when suffering complications after giving birth? For Serena Williams, it meant becoming intimately familiar with the crisis currently facing so many black expectant mothers—the threat of a life...
23:52 2019-07-18

Serena Williams loses in French Open’s 3rd round, her earliest exit at a major since 2014 PARIS (AP) — Serena Williams loses in French Open’s 3rd round, her earliest exit at a major since 2014. The post Serena Williams loses in French Open’s 3rd round, her earliest exit at a major since 2014 appeared first on LEX18.com....
21:39 2019-06-01

French Open: Naomi Osaka Survives; Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams Stroll Naomi Osaka held her nerve, despite squandering two match points late in the deciding set, to secure a clash against Katerina Siniakova of the Czech Republic....
23:13 2019-05-30

Serena Williams is going to wait to give Meghan Markle parenting advice: 'get through the first 3 months and then we can talk' Samir Hussein/ WireImage/ Getty Images, Stefani Keenan, Getty Images. Serena Williams will wait before offering her "words of wisdom" to Meghan Markle about parenting. She said it is "so difficult to just be" with a newborn, so she will wait until he is three or four months old. "I never pass on wo...
05:00 2019-07-03

Murray and Serena fall in Wimbledon mixed doubles - as it happened "Follow live updates from Andy Murray and Serena Williams\u0027 mixed doubles third-round match at Wimbledon against Bruno Soares and Nicole Melichar."...
18:13 2019-07-10

Djokovic rules, Serena falls short: What we learned at Wimbledon The Big Three remains, well, big (especially Novak Djokovic), but is Serena Williams running out of Grand Slam title chances? We look back at an eventful Wimbledon....
22:26 2019-07-17

Serena and Murray's Wimbledon mixed doubles match 'canceled' Serena Williams and Andy Murray's mixed doubles match at Wimbledon was canceled on Friday evening by organizers, who did not say if the first-round clash had been rearranged, or if the celebrity pair had scratched from the tournament....
21:52 2019-07-05

Serena, Djokovic, Nadal highlight storylines to watch at Wimbledon Is this Serena Williams' last best chance to win a major? Will Novak Djokovic continue to dominate on grass? Here's what to watch for when play begins Monday at Wimbledon....
20:13 2019-06-27

With 19 aces, gutsy comeback, Serena reaches Wimbledon semis Serena Williams dealt with an injured ankle and a third-set deficit before coming back to beat Alison Riske in the Wimbledon quarterfinals        ...
22:52 2019-07-09

What a team: Serena, Murray to play Wimbledon mixed doubles This is quite a pair: Serena Williams is teaming up with Andy Murray for mixed doubles event at Wimbledon        ...
07:52 2019-07-03

Sports: Serena Chases a Grand Slam Record at Wimbledon This is the third Grand Slam final for Serena Williams since she gave birth to her daughter. She lost the first two — can she win Saturday at Wimbledon?...
18:39 2019-07-12

Wimbledon Glance: Serena plays semifinal rematch vs. Goerges A quick look at Wimbledon: A year after Serena Williams played Julia Goerges on Centre Court in the semifinals, the seven-time champion will face Goerges in the third round on No. 1 Court        ...
03:26 2019-07-06

Teenager Anisimova stuns defending champ Halep to reach final four "Teenager Amanda Anisimova put in one of the most impressive performances in recent French Open history on Thursday as she stunned defending champion Simona Halep 6-2 6-4 to reach the semi-finals."...
16:13 2019-06-06

Serena Williams debuts zebra-striped outfit in bold fashion statement at French Open One year after her French Open catsuit stirred up controversy, Serena Williams was back at Rowland Garros Monday making another bold fashion statement.        ...
20:52 2019-05-27

Serena Williams Is the First Athlete to Make Forbes’ List of the World’s Richest Self-Made Women—By Investing in Herself She’s got 23 Grand Slam titles, and, according to Forbes, an estimated fortune of $225 million ($29 million in the past year alone, the highest annual income of her career)—and she didn’t make most of it on the court. Serena Williams is the first athlete to make it onto the magazine’s annual list of...
22:26 2019-06-04

Serena, Murray turn mixed-doubles debut into a Wimbledon event Serena Williams and Andy Murray enjoyed a fitting moment with their mixed-doubles win after some recent challenges for both of the legendary players....
02:13 2019-07-07

Murray and Serena v Soares and Melichar - Wimbledon mixed doubles LIVE "Follow live updates from Andy Murray and Serena Williams\u0027 mixed doubles third-round match at Wimbledon against Bruno Soares and Nicole Melichar."...
15:39 2019-07-10

Wimbledon glance: Coco, Serena, Federer, Nadal open Week 2 Looking ahead at Wimbledon: 15-year-old American Coco Gauff takes on former No. 1 Simona Halep as Week 2 gets started        ...
18:39 2019-07-07

Wimbledon ready to roll out green carpet for 'Serena and Andy' premier Andy Murray left a string of broken hearts with his decision to hook up with Serena Williams in the mixed doubles at Wimbledon and Victoria Azarenka had a stark message for anyone harboring hopes of breaking up tennis' power-couple - "good luck!"...
06:39 2019-07-04

Serena dusting off the rust at Wimbledon, but Riske poses a greater threat The draw has opened up for Serena Williams as she chases her 24th Grand Slam title, but in the next round Alison Riske will be a bigger threat than meets the eye....
20:52 2019-07-08

The Latest: Williams eases into quarterfinals at Wimbledon Serena Williams eased into the Wimbledon quarterfinals for the 14th time by beating Carla Suarez Navarro 6-2, 6-2 on No. 1 Court        ...
15:52 2019-07-08

Federer, Williams moves on, but Kerber goes out at Wimbledon Eight-time champion Roger Federer and seven-time women's champion Serena Williams moved into the third round at Wimbledon, while defending champion Angelique Kerber went out in the second       ...
20:52 2019-07-04

If experience matters, Williams has a big edge at Wimbledon If experience and accomplishments count for anything, Serena Williams has the clear advantage in the Wimbledon semifinals        ...
17:13 2019-07-10

Amanda Anisimova shocks Halep to reach French Open semi-final • Anisimova stuns defending champion in straight sets 6-2, 6-4• Seventeen-year-old will meet Barty for a place in the finalThe defending champion, Simona Halep, is out of the French Open, beaten soundly in straight sets on Thursday by Amanda Anisimova, at 17 the youngest Roland Garros semi-finalist ...
16:52 2019-06-06

'The View' hosts jump to Serena Williams' defense, smash Roger Federer, amid latest controversy Panelists on “The View” weighed in Monday on the controversy surrounding tennis players Serena Williams and Dominic Thiem and one host took a jab at Roger Federer....
19:39 2019-06-04

Wimbledon '19: Serena eyes 24th; Sharapova makes Slam return The AP takes a look at some of the women to watch at Wimbledon in 2019, including 23-time Grand Slam title winner Serena Williams, top-ranked Ash Barty and 2004 champ Maria Sharapova        ...
04:13 2019-06-28

Wimbledon 2019: Sharapova retires from match; Serena, Federer, Nadal advance Maria Sharapova retired from her first-round match against Pauline Parmentier with a left wrist injury, while Serena Williams, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal advanced at Wimbledon....
08:39 2019-07-03

Late bloomer Gatto-Monticone faces Serena in dream Wimbledon debut As Italian Giulia Gatto-Monticone prepares for her Wimbledon debut at the age of 31 after 17 years on the women's tour, she need look no further than her first-round opponent Serena Williams for inspiration....
09:13 2019-07-02

Chasing an 8th Wimbledon title, Williams next plays Riske Serena Williams will face fellow American Alison Riske in the Wimbledon quarterfinals as she chases an eighth title at the All England Club and a 24th major overall       ...
09:00 2019-07-09

Williams looks to build Wimbledon momentum against teenager Juvan Seven-times champion Serena Williams endured an unlikely scrap in her Wimbledon opener and will look to shake off more rust in the second round on Thursday when she faces another qualifier in 18-year-old Kaja Juvan....
06:39 2019-07-04

The Latest: Williams fined $10K for damaging Wimbledon court Serena Williams has been fined $10,000 by the All England Club for damaging a court during practice before the Wimbledon tournament started       ...
22:26 2019-07-08

Wimbledon Glance: Williams faces Riske in quarterfinals A quick look at Wimbledon: Serena Williams tries to move a step closer to an eighth Wimbledon title when she takes on fellow American Alison Riske in the quarterfinals       ...
22:26 2019-07-08

Cori Gauff, 15, defeats Venus Williams in Wimbledon first round American tennis prodigy Cori Gauff, 15, defeated Venus Williams in the first round of Wimbledon on Monday, becoming the youngest to win a match at the tournament since 1991....
22:00 2019-07-01

15-Year-Old Coco Gauff Upsets Venus Williams At Wimbledon Cori “Coco” Gauff is still a teenager, but her legend precedes her. The first story I ever heard involving the American prodigy was about her serving incomprehensible heat while she was barely a teenager. Soon enough there were official figures to back that up. Last year at the Wimbledon junior tour...
21:52 2019-07-01

Cori Gauff, 15, eclipses Venus Williams in Wimbledon first round • American youngster wins 6-4, 6-4 on Court One• Glimpse of future as five-time SW19 champion beatenThe 15-year-old American Cori Gauff produced one of the biggest opening-day upsets in Wimbledon history on Monday as she upended five-times champion Venus Williams 6-4, 6-4 in the first round.The teen...
21:00 2019-07-01

Williams survives Riske business to reach Wimbledon semis Serena Williams clubbed her way into the Wimbledon semi-finals, draining the last drop of fight from fellow American Alison Riske before sealing a 6-4 4-6 6-3 win in a rip-roaring Centre Court contest on Tuesday....
18:13 2019-07-09

| Teenager Gauff stuns veteran Venus Williams at Wimbledon Cori Gauff, at 15 the youngest ever qualifier for the Wimbledon singles, pulled off a major shock on Monday beating five-time champion Venus Williams....
20:39 2019-07-01

Wimbledon day eight: Murray and Williams march on but Konta crashes out – video Day eight at Wimbledon featured Serena Williams, Jo Konta and Simona Halep in action in the women's quarter-finals. After victory against her US compatriot Alison Riske, Williams returned to Centre Court later in the day to pair up with Andy Murray in the mixed doubles Continue reading......
18:52 2019-07-10

Wimbledon day nine: Murray and Williams go out as Nadal, Federer and Djokovic win – video Day nine at Wimbledon saw Serena Williams and Andy Murray knocked out of the mixed doubles tournament by No 1 seeds Bruno Soares and the Nicole Melichar. But Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic all progressed to the men's singles semi-finals, along with Spain’s lesser-known Roberto Bautis...
07:39 2019-07-11

PM Modi Meets World Leaders In Osaka On Final Day Of G20 Summit Prime Minister Narendra Modi is slated to hold many bilaterals and pull-asides with a host of world leaders including Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and Australian PM Scott Morrison on the......
04:13 2019-06-29

Duchess of Cambridge meets Sir Andy Murray and watches British player Harriet Dart during surprise visit to Wimbledon The Duchess of Cambridge today made a surprise visit to Wimbledon, taking a seat on an outside court to watch rising British star Harriet Dart before meeting Sir Andy Murray....
01:39 2019-07-03

Wimbledon: Djokovic beats Goffin, Williams and Murray in action and more – live! Rolling report on men’s quarter-finals day at SW19Memory Lane: Wimbledon through the years – in picturesEmail Jacob here or tweet @JacobSteinberg 3.30pm BST Related: Novak Djokovic crushes Goffin to make ninth Wimbledon semi-final 3.29pm BST I just spent 20 minutes trying to get the wifi to work o...
16:39 2019-07-10

Coco Gauff stuns Venus Williams in inspiring Wimbledon statement Cori “Coco” Gauff made history last week by becoming the youngest qualifier for Wimbledon in the Open Era at 15 years and 122 days old. She did not stop there. Her young age didn’t stop her from toppling one of the game’s icons on Monday, an icon who first inspired her to play tennis. Gauff......
01:13 2019-07-02

Williams, Osaka and Kvitova feeling the strain before Wimbledon | Simon Cambers Three of the biggest names in the draw admit injuries have dampened their expectations, which is in sharp contrast to the new world No 1 and French Open champion Ashleigh BartyAt Wimbledon, perhaps more than anywhere, preparation is key. The shorter than average season on grass courts means players ...
22:13 2019-06-29

Wimbledon: Williams and Murray 'dream team' brings double the joy to SW19 With 42 grand slam titles and 6 Olympic gold medals between them, Serena Williams and Andy Murray are lighting up the mixed doubles at Wimbledon. Next they face the top seeds, but the tennis giants are just having fun....
00:26 2019-07-10

Wimbledon day one: Gauff stuns Williams as Zverev and Tsitsipas crash out – video American 15-year-old Cori Gauff stole the show on the opening day of Wimbledon with a debut victory over five-time champion and her inspiration, Venus Williams. Meanwhile, defending champion Novak Djokovic eased into the second round but Alexander Zverev and Stefanos Tsitsipas – two of the leading l...
14:26 2019-07-02

Wimbledon 2019: Barty, Nadal, Gauff, Williams and more in action – live! Updates from all the fourth-round action at SW19Over-30s dominate men’s last 16 at WimbledonThe reasons behind Coco Gauff’s stunning riseAnd you can email Jacob or tweet @JacobSteinberg 11.08am BST Play has started on Court 3. Elina Svitolina, the eighth seed, faces Petra Martic, the 24th. Could be ...
12:26 2019-07-08

Bayern's history meets upstart Leipzig in German Cup final Despite huge contrasts between the clubs, Leipzig will have its chance to beat Bayern Munich in the German Cup final on Saturday        ...
15:39 2019-05-24

Serena rallies past Bouzkova into Toronto final "Serena Williams rallied to avoid a stunning upset and secure a 1-6 6-3 6-3 semi-final win over Czech qualifier Marie Bouzkova at the Rogers Cup on Saturday, setting up a title showdown with local teenager Bianca Andreescu."...
15:39 2019-08-11

Tearful Serena retires injured in Toronto final Serena Williams' first U.S. Open tune-up ended in dramatic fashion as the tearful American was forced to retire with a back injury while trailing Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu 3-1 in the Rogers Cup final on Sunday....
23:00 2019-08-11

Wimbledon 2019: Cori Gauff, 15, defeats Venus Williams; Osaka upset Fifteen-year-old Cori Gauff, making her Wimbledon debut, earned a stunning straight-sets win over seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams on Monday....
06:52 2019-07-02

Cori Gauff, 15, facing idol Venus Williams in historic Wimbledon clash Cori "Coco" Gauff will face one of her idols in her historic Wimbledon debut Monday after the 15-year-old tennis star drew Venus Williams at the All England Club....
18:39 2019-07-01

Wimbledon: Youngest ever qualifier Cori Gauff defeats idol Venus Williams The 15-year-old US player dispatched seasoned tennis ace Venus Williams in two straight sets. Meanwhile, it was a disappointing start to the Grand Slam tournament for some top German names....
22:39 2019-07-01

'I have dreamt of this': Serena Williams graces Wheaties box for first time in her career General Mills announced that Serena Williams would get her own Wheaties box for the first time in her prolific tennis career.        ...
04:13 2019-06-28

Braiding a Bond: Serena Williams Shares the Time-Honored Tradition of Braiding With Daughter Olympia It’s been years since we’ve seen Serena or Venus Williams rocking their once-ubiquitous braids and beads; memorably, long before #TeamNatural renewed respect for textured and traditional hairstyles, the Williams sisters were frequently derided for the cornrows and beads they sported on the court. As...
21:52 2019-06-14

Serena Williams said she owed Naomi Osaka an apology after the US Open. Osaka's response brought her to tears Something was keeping Serena Williams from moving forward after her loss to Naomi Osaka in last year's US Open final. She believed she owed Osaka an apology, Williams revealed in an essay published Tuesday in Harper's BAZAAR....
20:00 2019-07-09

After French Open drama, Dominic Thiem complains, says Serena Williams has 'bad personality' French Open officials moved Dominic Thiem to a smaller interview room to make way for Serena Williams on Saturday. He was not happy.        ...
04:26 2019-06-04

Serena, Osaka Book US Open Final Rematch In Toronto Quarters It would be the first match between Naomi Osaka and Serena Williams since the Japanese star defeated her childhood idol 6-2, 6-4 in last year's US Open final....
09:13 2019-08-09

Serena Williams will wait until Royal baby is three months old to offer Duchess of Sussex 'words of wisdom' Serena Williams says she will wait until the Royal baby is at least three months old before offering her friend the Duchess of Sussex parenting advice....
21:39 2019-07-01

Wimbledon Upsets: Naomi Osaka Out in 1st Round; Cori ‘Coco’ Gauff Bests Venus Williams #BlackGirlMagic was on display at Wimbledon Monday whether in feeling the pain of defeat or in tasting sweet victory, as second-seeded Naomi Osaka got ousted in the first round, while Cori “Coco” Gauff bested tennis legend Venus Williams....
02:26 2019-07-02

Venus Williams Reacts to Stunning Wimbledon Loss as 15-Year-Old Coco Gauff Praises Her ''Idol'' Venus Williams is reacting to her shocking loss in the first round at Wimbledon. Following the match in which she lost to Cori "Coco" Gauff, the five-time Wimbledon champ sat......
00:39 2019-07-02

Williams and Osaka to meet for first time since US Open final "Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka advanced to the Rogers Cup quarter-finals on Thursday to set up their first meeting since the American\u0027s infamous row with an umpire overshadowed last year\u0027s U.S. Open final."...
14:00 2019-08-09

Williams retires hurt during Rogers Cup final against Andreescu "Serena Williams suffered Rogers Cup final heartache after being forced to retire with a back injury in Toronto, handing the title to Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu."...
22:26 2019-08-11

Williams defeats Osaka in rematch of controversial US Open final Serena Williams progressed to the semifinals of the Rogers Cup by defeating Naomi Osaka 6-3 6-4, the first time the pair had met since the infamous US Open final in September last year....
22:39 2019-08-10

Federer on Wimbledon final: All the work's done "Roger Federer says there is little he can do now to improve his chances of winning a 21st Grand Slam title against Novak Djokovic - all the work has been done."...
17:13 2019-07-13

| Space odyssey for Wimbledon final coins Teenager Marni Johnson will flip the coin at the toss for the Wimbledon women's final as high as she can but not as high as it has already been - to space and back....
14:52 2019-07-13

Classy Djokovic charges into another Wimbledon final Top seed and defending champion Novak Djokovic held off a spirited challenge from Spanish outsider Roberto Bautista Agut on Friday to triumph in four sets and advance to Sunday's Wimbledon final against either Roger Federer or Rafa Nadal....
20:39 2019-07-12

| Federer feels 'strange' being in Wimbledon final Roger Federer admitted that it felt "strange" he and Serena Williams will compete for Wimbledon titles, 16 years after he made his Grand Slam breakthrough....
03:39 2019-07-13

All the work's done, Federer says ahead of Wimbledon final As Roger Federer prepares to take on Novak Djokovic in Sunday's Wimbledon final, he knows there is little he can do now to improve his chances of winning a 21st Grand Slam title -- all the work has been done....
18:26 2019-07-13

'Something our sport has never seen': Serena to Wimbledon SF Serena Williams dealt with an injured ankle and a third-set deficit before coming back to beat Alison Riske in the Wimbledon quarterfinals        ...
19:13 2019-07-09

Djokovic gets by Bautista Agut to reach 6th Wimbledon final Defending champion Novak Djokovic beats Roberto Bautista Agut in four sets to reach his sixth Wimbledon final        ...
20:00 2019-07-12

Duchesses Meghan and Catherine set to attend Wimbledon final Duchesses Meghan and Catherine are expected to attend Wimbledon on Saturday to watch Serena Williams chase her 24th grand slam title in the women's singles final against Simona Halep....
12:26 2019-07-13

Wimbledon Glance: Djokovic beats Federer in final A quick look at Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic became the first man in 71 years to win Wimbledon after facing match points in the final after coming back to beat Roger Federer in an unprecedented fifth-set tiebreaker        ...
23:26 2019-07-14

Djokovic tops Federer in historic final for 5th at Wimbledon Novak Djokovic became the first man in 71 years to win Wimbledon after facing match points in the final, barely beating Roger Federer        ...
23:26 2019-07-14

The Latest: Djokovic beats Federer in Wimbledon final Novak Djokovic has won his fifth Wimbledon title by beating eight-time champion Roger Federer in a fifth-set tiebreaker after saving two match points        ...
23:26 2019-07-14

Djokovic tops Federer in epic Wimbledon final Novak Djokovic outlasted Roger Federer in five sets Sunday to repeat as the Wimbledon men's champion for the second time and win his fifth title at the All England Club....
20:52 2019-07-14

| Djokovic reflects on 'unreal' Wimbledon final victory Novak Djokovic said it was "unreal" to be holding the Wimbledon trophy for a fifth time having saved two match points against Roger Federer in Sunday's final....
01:13 2019-07-15

The Latest: Djokovic leads Federer 2-1 in Wimbledon final Novak Djokovic is one set away from a fifth Wimbledon title after winning another tiebreaker against Roger Federer in the men's final        ...
18:13 2019-07-14

Pliskova beats Wimbledon champ Kerber in Eastbourne final EASTBOURNE, England (AP) — Karolina Pliskova has beaten Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber 6-1, 6-4 in the Eastbourne final just two days before the grass-court Grand Slam starts in southwest London. The No. 3-ranked Pliskova took the first set in just 31 minutes with three service breaks Saturday,...
16:00 2019-06-29

Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic to face Roger Federer in final This year's Wimbledon final will feature defending champion Novak Djokovic against eight-time winner Roger Federer. Djokovic was victorious the last two times the pair met in the Wimbledon final....
02:39 2019-07-13

Vintage Federer holds off Nadal to reach Wimbledon final Even for the two players vying for the title of GOAT (Greatest of All Time) it was perhaps greedy to expect them to produce a blockbuster to compare with their previous duel at Wimbledon....
00:26 2019-07-13

| Federer into 17th Wimbledon quarter-final with 99th win at tournament Roger Federer has become the oldest man to reach a Grand Slam quarter-final in 28 years when he booked his place in the Wimbledon last-eight for the 17th time....
00:39 2019-07-09

Federer downs Nadal to reach 12th Wimbledon final "Roger Federer was at his brilliant best as he downed rival Rafael Nadal 7-6(3) 1-6 6-3 6-4 to reach his 12th Wimbledon final when he will meet Novak Djokovic."...
01:52 2019-07-13

Wimbledon Glance: Roger Federer vs. Novak Djokovic in final A quick look at Wimbledon: Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic will meet in the men's final at the All England Club for the third time        ...
19:00 2019-07-13

The Latest: Wimbledon women's doubles final postponed The Wimbledon women's doubles final has been postponed because the men's doubles final has stretched to a fifth set        ...
22:00 2019-07-13

Seeking 9th Wimbledon title, Federer faces Djokovic in final Roger Federer will be seeking his record ninth Wimbledon title when he faces defending champion Novak Djokovic in the final       ...
16:52 2019-07-13

Drab Champions League final continues trend of dismal domestic duels | Richard Williams Teams who face each other domestically always struggle to produce the kind of showpiece expected from the most eagerly anticipated night of the seasonIf you wanted to decrease the level of global interest in the climactic match of a European club competition by, say, 50%, you might very well contriv...
18:26 2019-06-03

Who is the 15-year-old who beat 39-year-old Venus Williams at Wimbledon? In her Grand Slam debut, Cori Gauff, 15, upset Venus Williams in the first round at Wimbledon on Monday. Gauff is the tournament's youngest player.       ...
01:00 2019-07-02

The Latest: Federer tops Nadal, reaches 12th Wimbledon final Roger Federer will play for a record-extending ninth Wimbledon title in his 12 final at the All England Club after beating Rafael Nadal 7-6 (3), 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 on Centre Court        ...
05:13 2019-07-13

Roger Federer tops Rafael Nadal to make Wimbledon final WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — After waiting 11 years to get another shot against Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon, Roger Federer was so, so close to the finish line. One match point slipped away when Federer missed a forehand return. A second came and went on a backhand return. Later, serving for a spot in a r...
22:39 2019-07-12

Djokovic holds off spirited Spanish challenge to reach Wimbledon final Top seed and defending champion Novak Djokovic held off a spirited challenge from Spanish outsider Roberto Bautista Agut on Friday to triumph in four sets and advance to Sunday's Wimbledon final against either Roger Federer or Rafa Nadal....
18:13 2019-07-12

Novak Djokovic edges Roger Federer in historic Wimbledon final WIMBLEDON, England — For nearly five tight, tense and terrific hours, Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer traded the lead, playing on and on and on until an unprecedented fifth-set tiebreaker was required to settle their memorable Wimbledon final. In the end, it was Djokovic who emerged victorious, com...
23:00 2019-07-14

Wimbledon day 11: Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic reach men's final – video Defending Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic will face eight-times winner Roger Federer in Sunday’s men’s singles final after both completed four-set semi-final wins on Friday, against Roberto Bautista Agut and Rafael Nadal respectively. In the quad wheelchair doubles, Britain’s Andy Lapthorne and Au...
01:00 2019-07-13

Novak Djokovic v Roger Federer: Wimbledon men's singles final – live! Wimbledon men’s singles final latest from Centre CourtHalep stuns Williams to win first Wimbledon titleAnd email Jacob or tweet him with your thoughts 1.38pm BST This will be the 48th meeting between these two. Novak Djokovic leads the head-to-head 25-22 and won his two matches with Roger Federer la...
15:00 2019-07-14

Five facts that prove just how epic the 2019 Wimbledon men's singles final was The 2019 Wimbledon men's singles final between Djokovic and Federer was epic. Here are five facts that prove why it will go down in history.        ...
23:26 2019-07-14

| Federer wins 100th Wimbledon match to reach 13th semi-final Roger Federer racked up his 100th match win at Wimbledon to reach his 13th semi-final at the All England Club and a possible duel with old rival Rafael Nadal....
20:52 2019-07-10

Novak Djokovic crushes Goffin to make ninth Wimbledon semi-final • Defending champion far too strong for Belgian opponent• Djokovic beats David Goffin convincingly 6-4, 6-0, 6-2Novak Djokovic won 10 games in a row in a quarter-final rout of David Goffin at Wimbledon. The defending champion was an early break down but from there was utterly ruthless in racing to a...
18:52 2019-07-10

Wimbledon semi-final: Novak Djokovic v Roberto Bautista Agut – live! Game-by-game updates from the men’s semi-finals at SW19Federer needs a quick kill in entrancing duel with NadalEmail Katy here or tweet @KatyMurrells 2.00pm BST Second set: Djokovic 6-2, 1-2 Bautista Agut* (*denotes next server)Distracted by Federer’s sweat, I look up and realise Bautista Agut has n...
15:13 2019-07-12

| 'Stars align' as Federer seeks to break Djokovic spell in Wimbledon final Roger Federer believes the "stars have aligned" as he attempts to become the oldest Grand Slam winner of modern times in the final against Novak Djokovic....
17:13 2019-07-14

Roger Federer tops Rafael Nadal in first Wimbledon meeting since 2008 final Roger Federer waited 11 years to get another shot at Rafael Nadal on Centre Court. This one was a semifinal, not a final. It was settled in four sets, not five....
23:00 2019-07-12

Novak Djokovic beats Roberto Bautista Agut to reach Wimbledon final It felt like the undercard to the Federer-Nadal match to follow, but the top-ranked Djokovic was forced to produce his best tennis of the tournament in the four-set win....
01:01 2019-07-13

Wimbledon 2019 Semis: Federer Beats Nadal To Reach His 12th Final Wimbledon 2019 Semi Final Highlights: Roger Federer vs Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic vs Roberto Bautista Agut Tennis Score; Semifinal Final Match: Roger Federer will play Novak Djokovic after he......
23:13 2019-07-12

Djokovic saves match points, beats Federer in historic Wimbledon final Novak Djokovic saved two match points to beat Roger Federer in the longest Wimbledon singles final ever and the first to feature a tiebreak in the final set. He won his fifth Wimbledon title and 16th major....
00:52 2019-07-15

Nadal sets up Federer semi-final showdown 11 years after last Wimbledon meeting "Rafael Nadal ended an 11-year wait for a fourth Wimbledon showdown with Roger Federer after brushing Sam Querrey aside in the quarter-finals on Wednesday."...
21:52 2019-07-10

Djokovic vs Federer live stream: how to watch Wimbledon men's final 2019 online from anywhere The last day of Wimbledon 2019. After serving up two weeks of scintillating tennis and copious amounts of strawberries and cream, the All England Club today plays host to the showpiece finale - Novak Djokovic vs Roger Federer.You can watch all the action from SW19 no matter where you are in the worl...
13:39 2019-07-14

"Stars align" As Federer Seeks To Break Djokovic Spell In Wimbledon Final Roger Federer has lost all four of their most recent meetings at the Slams and it's now seven years since he triumphed over Novak Djokovic at the majors....
12:39 2019-07-14

Novak Djokovic beats Roberto Batista Agut to reach Wimbledon final Defending champion Novak Djokovic recovered from a second-set wobble against Roberto Batista Agut to set up a Wimbledon final against either Roger Federer or Rafael Nadal....
18:13 2019-07-12

Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal in four sets to reach Wimbledon men’s final • Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal 7-6 (3), 1-6, 6-3, 6-4• Federer to face Novak Djokovic in final on SundayWhen Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic step on to Centre Court on Sunday to contest the Wimbledon men’s singles final for the third time in six years two Spaniards back in the Balearics will pa...
23:52 2019-07-12

Novak Djokovic overcomes plucky Bautista Agut to reach Wimbledon final • Djokovic beats Spanish opponent 6-2, 4-6, 6-3, 6-2• Winner will face Nadal or Federer in Sunday’s finalDefending champion Novak Djokovic withstood a brave effort by Roberto Bautista Agut as he wore down the Spaniard 6-2, 4-6, 6-3, 6-2 to reach the Wimbledon final for the sixth time in his career. ...
19:13 2019-07-12

Djokovic battles past Bautista Agut to reach sixth Wimbledon final "Defending champion Novak Djokovic reached his sixth Wimbledon final after overcoming a stern test from 23rd seed Roberto Bautista Agut in four sets."...
17:39 2019-07-12

Federer vs. Nadal at Wimbledon brings back memories of epic 2008 final Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are set to meet at Wimbledon for the first time since their famed 2008 final, which was arguably the greatest match ever played....
22:13 2019-07-10

Federer vs Nadal live stream: how to watch Wimbledon 2019 semi-final online from anywhere Having played out arguably the greatest tennis match of all time at Wimbledon during their final clash in 2008, its not a great stretch to predict that today's showdown between the two veterans will likely be the game of the tournament - and certainly the most anticipated. You can watch all the...
18:00 2019-07-12

Watch: Novak Djokovic reaches Wimbledon's final round with win over Roberto Bautista Agut World No. 1 Novak Djokovic clinched a spot in the Wimbledon men's singles final with a 6-2, 4-6, 6-3, 6- 2 victory over Roberto Bautista Agut on Friday in London....
18:13 2019-07-12

Novak Djokovic tops Roger Federer in epic final to claim fifth Wimbledon title No. 1 Djokovic beat longtime rival Federer in an epic five-set match to win his fifth Wimbledon singles title and 16th career major.        ...
23:26 2019-07-14

Roger Federer eliminates rival Rafael Nadal in semis to reach Wimbledon final In their 40th meeting, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal added another chapter to their storybook rivalry as Federer advances to Wimbledon final.       ...
22:00 2019-07-12

'I know how to play': Serena says she's ready for Wimbledon Serena Williams says she's feeling better as Wimbledon is about to get started; her coach says she doesn't have pain anymore in her left knee        ...
23:13 2019-06-29

Djokovic vs Bautista Agut live stream: how to watch Wimbledon 2019 semi-final online from anywhere Tennis's "Big Three" have all made it to the last four of the Wimbledon 2019, promising a final that could see Novak Djokovic play either Rafa Nadal or Roger Federer. The trio have shared the past 10 grand slams between them. Can Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut deny the veterans an 11th stra...
15:39 2019-07-12

With ticket to Wimbledon final punched, relive funniest moments from Novak Djokovic's career Ahead of the 2019 Wimbledon final, take a trip down memory lane to relive Novak Djokovic's five funniest moments from his career.       ...
20:26 2019-07-12

Wimbledon 2019 tickets: How to watch the tennis on Centre Court, see the final and enter the 2020 ballot The most prestigious event of the tennis calendar is back for another year as Wimbledon gets underway, and it promises to be a fortnight of entertainment and drama in SW19....
15:39 2019-06-28

Wimbledon 2019: Bautista Agut’s recent wins over Djokovic offer semi-final hope • No 23 seed is in his first grand slam semi-final on Friday• Djokovic’s coach plays down defeats in Doha and MiamiIt is tempting to suggest that Roberto Bautista Agut’s best chance of stopping Novak Djokovic in the semi-finals at Wimbledon would be if the world No 1 has a dodgy meal the night befor...
20:52 2019-07-11

Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal to reach Wimbledon final showdown with Novak Djokovic SportsPulse: Roger Federer is into the title match at Wimbledon after a semifinal victory over longtime rival Rafael Nadal. USA TODAY Sports' Dan Wolken breaks down Federer's showdown in the final against Novak Djokovic.       ...
01:13 2019-07-13

2019 Wimbledon men's final: Time, TV, stats for epic Roger Federer vs. Novak Djokovic clash The 2019 Wimbledon men's singles final between Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic is sure to be a match that will go down in history.       ...
11:52 2019-07-14

Novak Djokovic vs Roger Federer: Wimbledon 2019 final start time, odds, TV channel, live stream, head to head Two of the greatest players in the history of tennis, Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer, will go head-to-head once again in Sunday's men's singles Wimbledon final....
23:00 2019-07-13

Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic defends Wimbledon title in five-set thriller Defending champion Novak Djokovic claimed his fifth Wimbledon title beating eight-time champion Roger Federer in a record-breaking five-set thriller. It stands as the longest final settled by an historic tie-break....
10:00 2019-07-15

The first person Cori Gauff thanked for her win over Venus Williams was Venus Williams A generation of young black tennis players can play unburdened partly due to the path beaten by the Williams sistersTwenty-two years ago in Indian Wells, a 16-year-old Venus Williams, still ranked only 211th in the world, was reeling from a brutal loss to Lindsay Davenport when she was asked about t...
00:39 2019-07-03

Wimbledon Glance: Roger vs. Rafa once again at Wimbledon A quick look at Wimbledon: Eleven years later, it's time for the next installment of the Roger vs. Rafa rivalry at Wimbledon        ...
20:26 2019-07-11

Virginia 63, Auburn 62 | Final Four: N.C.A.A. Final Four: A Shot, a Whistle and a First Final for Virginia A late foul call, and the resulting three free throws by Kyle Guy in the final second, saved the Cavaliers against Auburn and sent them to the N.C.A.A. championship game....
18:13 2019-05-21

Tennis: Wet weather set to help Halep PARIS - While disappointed tennis fans trooped out of Roland Garros on Wednesday with the day's play washed out, women's champion Simona Halep might be forgiven for performing her own rain dance....
01:13 2019-06-06

Fox Sports viewership for USWNT final against Netherlands up 22% over men's World Cup final last year Fox Sports released ratings, which revealed USWNT final had a 10.0 overnight metered market rating compared to last year's men's match that drew 8.3.       ...
01:52 2019-07-09

Final Final Fantasy 7 Remake release gameplay screenshot with interesting new feature Square Enix has shown off a new screenshot that is hiding an interesting little piece of lore - here's everything you need to know about the Sector 8 screenshot....
14:39 2019-08-08

Fox Sports ratings for USWNT final against Netherlands up 20% over men's World Cup final last year Fox Sports released ratings, which revealed USWNT final had a 10.0 overnight metered market rating compared to last year's men's match that drew 8.3.       ...
22:26 2019-07-08

England suffer semi-final heartbreak as New Zealand reach final "Holders Australia will face New Zealand in the netball World Cup final after both emerged victorious from two thrilling semi-finals in Liverpool on Saturday."...
20:39 2019-07-20

Kerber beats Halep in Eastbourne Defending Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber beat Simona Halep 6-4, 6-3 in the quarterfinals at Eastbourne on Thursday       ...
19:26 2019-06-27

Gauff’s dream run ended by Halep "Coco Gauff’s fairytale Wimbledon run came to an end on Monday as Simona Halep saw off the 15-year-old American 6-3 6-3 to reached the quarter-finals."...
16:52 2019-07-08

Pliskova hopes hitting with Halep will pay off "Second seed Karolina Pliskova wants to ensure she is battle-ready when the French Open begins by choosing reigning champion Simona Halep as her pre-tournament practice partner."...
18:00 2019-05-24

Women’s World Cup final ratings surpass last year’s men’s final American television viewers turned out in large numbers to see if the U.S. women’s national soccer team, led by Megan Rapinoe, could bring home the title of world champion. The 2019 Women’s World Cup final Sunday, in which the United States beat the Netherlands 2-0, drew more than 14 million v...
04:00 2019-07-09

The Women's World Cup final got bigger US TV ratings than the 2018 men's final AP Photo/David Vincent Fox's broadcast of the Women's World Cup final on Sunday was watched by 14.3 million viewers, according to Nielsen. That's up 22% from last year's broadcast of the men's final. Sunday's game is the most watched soccer telecast since 2015's Women's World Cup final, which is th...
17:52 2019-07-09

Women’s World Cup final ratings beat out 2018 Men’s final The US Women’s National Team’s popularity, it turns out, translates to viewership. The Women’s World Cup final, featuring the USWNT and the Netherlands, drew a 10.0 overnight rating, per Variety, beating out the 2018 men’s final, which had an 8.3 rating. Though it’s unl...
01:39 2019-07-09

Conservative leadership race enters final stretch with Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt set to take part in final hustings The contest between Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt will enter its final furlong this evening as the pair take part in the final hustings of the Conservative leadership race....
11:39 2019-07-17

Halep loses to Anisimova at French Open Amanda Anisimova, 17, crushed defending champion Simona Halep at the French Open to become the youngest semifinalist at Roland Garros since 2006, while Novak Djokovic beat Alexander Zverev in straight sets....
18:13 2019-06-06

| Kerber outguns Halep to reach Eastbourne SF Angelique Kerber continued her fine grass court form ahead of the defence of her Wimbledon title by getting the better of Simona Halep at Eastbourne....
21:13 2019-06-27

After fulfilling mother's dream, Halep chases her own "A game that was honed on the sandy beaches of the Black Sea coast of Constanta will be on show for the world to savour in Saturday\u0027s Wimbledon final as Simona Halep earned a chance to fulfil one of her mother\u0027s cherished dreams."...
05:13 2019-07-12

Wozniacki out as Kerber, Pliskova, Halep win in Eastbourne "Three former world number ones reached the quarter-finals of the Eastbourne championships but a fourth, defending champion Caroline Wozniacki, fell short as she was beaten by eighth seed Aryna Sabalenka on Wednesday."...
22:00 2019-06-27

Halep in haste as defending champion swings into last eight Defending champion Simona Halep hurried into the French Open quarter-finals by sweeping aside Polish teenager Iga Swiatek in a 6-1 6-0 victory on Monday....
18:39 2019-06-03

Gauff falls to Halep, still 'super proud' of run Coco Gauff, the 15-year-old American who became the youngest player to qualify for Wimbledon's main draw in the professional era, lost to former No. 1 Simona Halep 6-3, 6-3 in the fourth round on Monday....
20:52 2019-07-08

Halep signs up for inaugural Adelaide International Reigning Wimbledon champion Simona Halep will play in the inaugural Adelaide International ahead of next year's Australian Open, organizers said on Friday....
18:00 2019-08-02

Azarenka and Halep meet in battle of former number ones A resurgent Victoria Azarenka runs into her biggest test so far at this year's Wimbledon when she meets fellow former world number one Simona Halep on Centre Court on Friday....
06:52 2019-07-05

Tennis: Pliskova hopes hitting with Halep will pay off Second seed Karolina Pliskova wants to ensure she is battle-ready when the French Open begins by choosing reigning champion Simona Halep as her pre-tournament practice partner....
23:13 2019-05-24

Halep huffs and puffs into third round in Paris Reigning champion Simona Halep overcame stiff resistance from Magda Linette, as well as her own nerves and a bout of illness, to book her place in the third round of the French Open with a 6-4 5-7 6-3 victory on Thursday....
03:00 2019-05-31

Halep vs. Anisimova, Djokovic vs. Zverev in French quarters Defending champion Simona Halep will face 17-year-old Amanda Anisimova of the U.S. in the French Open quarterfinals _ weather permitting        ...
10:26 2019-06-05

Halep and Djokovic storm into French quarter-finals Defending champion Simona Halep continued to tighten her grip on the French Open as she demolished Polish teenager Iga Swiatek to reach the quarter-finals on Monday....
04:13 2019-06-04

'Old' Halep counting on experience to tame teenager Anisimova Facing two teenagers in as many rounds in the French Open has left Simona Halep feeling "old", but the 27-year-old said the experience of being a Grand Slam winner can help her tackle youthful rivals, who show no fear....
05:52 2019-06-05

The Latest: Halep advances in 3 sets at French Open The Latest on the French Open: Simona Halep overcomes a mid-match lapse in a 6-2, 3-6, 6-1 win over 47th-ranked Ajla Tomljanovic        ...
06:13 2019-05-29

Kerber beats Halep at Eastbourne; Pliskova advances EASTBOURNE, England (AP) — Defending Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber beat Simona Halep for the first time since 2016, winning their quarterfinal at Eastbourne 6-4, 6-3 on Thursday. Kerber converted five of seven break points to reach the semifinals for the second straight tournament following he...
22:39 2019-06-27

Halep’s triumph shows why ‘chilled’ approach is working "Simona Halep swept aside Serena Williams to claim a maiden Wimbledon title. Previously, she talked about this being her \u0027chilled year\u0027, but this victory would suggest she has no intention of taking her foot off the pedal."...
22:13 2019-07-13

Halep survives Brady test to reach last 16 in Toronto "Wimbledon champion Simona Halep survived a stern test from American qualifier Jennifer Brady with a 4-6 7-5 7-6(5) victory to reach the last 16 on Wednesday and keep alive her hopes of a second consecutive Rogers Cup title."...
00:00 2019-08-08

The Latest: Halep, Djokovic to attend ITF champions dinner The International Tennis Federation is honoring Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep at a dinner for champions in Paris        ...
17:00 2019-06-04

Halep stays positive as title defense crumbles Simona Halep tried to look on the positive side after losing in the French Open quarter-finals on Thursday, saying her shock 6-2 6-4 defeat to Amanda Anisimova gave her more time to prepare for the grasscourt season....
18:39 2019-06-06

N.C.A.A. Final Four: A Shot, a Whistle and a First Final for Virginia A late foul call, and the resulting three free throws by Kyle Guy in the final second, saved the Cavaliers against Auburn and sent them to the N.C.A.A. championship game....
19:52 2019-05-22

Tsurenko seeks confidence-boosting French Open win over Halep Lesia Tsurenko overcame a sudden onset of self doubt after her 30th birthday with a gritty display to beat Aleksandra Krunic in the French Open second round and the Ukrainian will seek another shot in the arm when she meets Simona Halep on Saturday....
04:52 2019-06-01

Unfamiliar, but nice: Halep back in Paris to defend title Simona Halep is experiencing something new at the French Open this year, coming to Paris as the defending champion        ...
15:13 2019-05-24

Kerber swats aside Halep to reach Eastbourne semi-finals Angelique Kerber's Wimbledon preparation gained momentum as she thumped Simona Halep 6-4 6-3 in a battle of former world number ones to reach the semi-finals at Eastbourne on Thursday....
19:00 2019-06-27

French Open: Rain keeps Djokovic, Halep off court in wet Paris Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep have to wait until Thursday to resume their bids to win a second French Open title after rain completely washed out the four remaining Wednesday quarterfinals....
21:13 2019-06-05

1, not done: Osaka avoids French Open upset; Halep wins, too Top-seeded Naomi Osaka was two points from losing her first-round match at the French Open before coming back to win; Simona Halep also needed 3 sets to advance        ...
21:39 2019-05-28

Anisimova blows Halep out of French Open as dream run continues Teenage sensation Amanda Anisimova blew defending champion Simona Halep out of the French Open 6-2 6-4 in a quarter-final shock on Thursday, setting her sights on the Suzanne Lenglen Cup in a wide open draw....
15:00 2019-06-06

Minor hiccup as defending champion Halep advances in Paris Simona Halep dealt with the emotions and pressure of being the defending champion as she overcame a second-set blip to kick off her French Open campaign with a 6-2 3-6 6-1 win over Australian Ajla Tomljanovic on Tuesday....
21:13 2019-05-28

| Defending champion Halep reaches quarters with 45-minute thrashing Defending champion Simona Halep has reached her fourth French Open quarter-final on Monday with a 45-minute thrashing of Polish teenager Iga Swiatek....
19:13 2019-06-03

Halep crashes out to American teen Anisimova at French Open Simona Halep crushed a teen in her last French Open outing, but the defending champion was in turn humbled by teenager Amanda Anisimova in their rain-delayed quarterfinal....
22:13 2019-06-06

Anisimova tops '18 French Open champ Halep; gets Barty in SF In the latest surprise at a French Open filled with them, defending champion Simona Halep was knocked out in the quarterfinals with a 6-2, 6-4 loss to 17-year-old American Amanda Anisimova on Thursday....
18:26 2019-06-06

Barty outguns Sharapova, Halep survives scare in Cincinnati Top seeded Ash Barty overcame a slow start to defeat Maria Sharapova 6-4 6-1, while Simona Halep battled past Ekaterina Alexandrova 3-6 7-5 6-4 in the second round of the Cincinnati Masters on Wednesday....
01:00 2019-08-15

French Open: Djokovic, Halep ready for action in Paris A roof at the French Open can't come soon enough after rain completely washed out the four remaining quarterfinals Wednesday. It was a headache for fans and players alike....
11:13 2019-06-06

Halep banks on child-like enthusiasm to retain French Open crown Simona Halep will channel her inner child when she begins her French Open title defense against Ajla Tomljanovic on Tuesday having vowed to enjoy herself in the absence of the stifling pressure of previous campaigns in Paris....
08:00 2019-05-28

French Open glance: 17-year-old American vs.'18 champ Halep A quick look at the French Open: Defending champion Simona Halep faces 17-year-old American Amanda Anisimova in one women's quarterfinal, while No. 8 seed Ash Barty meets No. 14 Madison Keys in another        ...
01:26 2019-06-05

Factbox: Tsurenko seeks confidence-boosting French Open win over Halep Lesia Tsurenko overcame a sudden onset of self doubt after her 30th birthday with a gritty display to beat Aleksandra Krunic in the French Open second round and the Ukrainian will seek another shot in the arm when she meets Simona Halep on Saturday....
04:52 2019-06-01

The Latest: '18 champ Halep takes long road to win in Paris The Latest: Defending champion Simona Halep looked headed for relatively straightforward, straight-set victory in French Open's second round -- until everything started to fall apart for her        ...
00:13 2019-05-31

| 'Excited' teenager Anisimova stuns Halep to reach French Open semis American teenager Amanda Anisimova said she was "excited" and did not suffer from nerves after stunning defending champion Simona Halep at Roland Garros....
16:13 2019-06-06

French Open quarter-finals: Halep v Anisimova, Keys v Barty – live! Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem in action laterKonta aims to go ‘two steps further’ as she targets titleAnd email Jacob here or tweet @JacobSteinberg 12.44pm BST Preparatory reading Related: Roger Federer wins Swiss scrap to book French Open semi-final against Nadal Related: Johanna Konta blitzes...
14:00 2019-06-05

Kentucky Boy Meets His Hero (NBC)– A Louisville boy was able to meet his hero, Tony award-winning actress Ali Stroker. Stroker is the first Broadway actress to require a wheelchair, and she won the Tony for her role in “Oklahoma.” One of her biggest gans is from the Bluegrass. Six-year-old Henry Hinson could ...
00:39 2019-06-13

When Yu-Gi-Oh! Meets Tokyo Fashion Recently Tokyo high schooler Makocha was featured on the popular Tokyo Fashion Instagram account, wearing hoodie, cutout pants, Dr. Martens and Yu-Gi-Oh! cards....
14:00 2019-07-11

Xi meets 'best and bosom friend' Putin Chinese President Xi Jinping will touch down in Russia Wednesday to meet his "best friend" President Vladimir Putin, cementing economic ties between Moscow and Beijing amid China's heated trade war with the United States....
22:00 2019-06-05

|'ManatArms'meets'GameofThrones'intheultimateweaponstest What do Machete, Brienne of Tarth, and Wonder Woman have in common? Apart, obviously, from the ability to kick serious butt on screen, they’re all connected to the new season of reality show 'Man at Arms: Art of War'....
22:39 2019-07-01

Trump meets with Kim Jong Un in Korea’s DMZ President Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un shook hands during a historic meeting Sunday at the demilitarized zone that divides the Korean peninsula. Trump crossed the narrow no-man’s land on foot from South Korea and into North Korea, where Kim stepped forward to great him. The two then s...
09:26 2019-06-30

U.S. FAA meets with air regulators on fate of Boeing 737 MAX The Federal Aviation Administration is meeting with international air regulators Thursday from around the world to assess the status of the grounded Boeing Co 737 MAX and what steps are needed to return it to service....
17:26 2019-05-23

FAA meets with air regulators on fate of Boeing 737 MAX The Federal Aviation Administration is meeting with international air regulators Thursday from around the world to assess the status of the grounded Boeing Co 737 MAX and what steps are needed to return it to service....
17:39 2019-05-23

Poland: Where Keynes meets Jesus  The business world is not impressed with Poland's ruling PiS party's plans to boost social spending. But, whisper it softly, the project's mix of social conservatism and social democratic redistribution could be working....
10:52 2019-05-29

Trump: More to Mexico deal than meets the eye Stung by criticism that his deal to avert threatened Mexican tariffs mostly ramps up existing border efforts, President Donald Trump is insisting there's more to it than meets the eye. (June 10)        ...
13:13 2019-06-11

| Pele meets with Obama in Brazil Pele met with former US president Barack Obama in Sao Paulo where the pair discussed how "to make the world better," the Brazilian football great said....
08:39 2019-05-31

Florida Gov. DeSantis meets with Netanyahu in Israel JERUSALEM (AP) — Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis met with embattled Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during the governor’s final day of a trade mission to Israel. DeSantis had high praise for Netanyahu on the day after the Israeli leader failed to assemble a governing coalition, sending the...
02:00 2019-05-31