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Serena Williams won't break Margaret Court's record - and that's OK

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Serena Williams won't break Margaret Court's record - and that's OK

Source: theguardian.com

Serena Williams not giving up the fight to equal Margaret Court’s record The American has lost her past four grand slam finals but still has the fire inside to win that elusive 24th majorIf anything can lift Serena Williams to one more slam, it might be the roar of the crowd. It was as loud here on Saturday night in appreciation of her losing effort as it has been for an...
16:52 2019-09-09

Will Serena Williams win her record-tying 24th Grand Slam title? Sports Pulse: Serena Williams can tie the all-time record with a 24th Grand Slam title at the US Open, against Bianca Andreescu.       ...
04:52 2019-09-07

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

Ruthless Serena Williams Grabs 100th US Open Win As Record Title Nears Serena Williams dismantled Wang Qiang 6-1, 6-0 in a complete mismatch that was the quickest at this year's US Open to set up a semi-final clash with Ukrainian trailblazer Elina Svitolina....
12:39 2019-09-04

Record-Chasing Serena Williams To Meet Canadian Teen In US Open Final US Open: Serena Williams, who is seeking a 24th Grand Slam singles title to match Margaret Court's all-time record, brushed aside fifth seed Elina Svitolina 6-3, 6-1....
09:39 2019-09-06

Watch: Bianca Andreescu wins 2019 U.S. Open, denies Serena Williams a record Bianca Andreescu won the 2019 U.S. Open tennis title in straight sets Saturday, denying Serena Williams a record-tying 24th Grand Slam on Saturday in New York....
02:26 2019-09-08

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 goes for record-tying 24th Grand Slam at US Open final against Bianca Andreescu Serena Williams hits the court at Arthur Ashe Stadium on Saturday in her latest bid to capture another historic record in her U.S. Open finals matchup against Canadian Bianca Andreescu....
19:26 2019-09-07

US Open: Serena Williams advances to championship, will play for record-tying 24th Grand Slam The 37-year-old routed No. 5 Elina Svitolina, 6-3, 6-1, moving into the championship Saturday and looking for her seventh Open title.       ...
03:52 2019-09-06

Let’s Break Down the Most Mysterious Parts of The Testaments, With a Little Help From Margaret Atwood When most people think of The Handmaid’s Tale, Margaret Atwood’s 1985 classic dystopian novel, they think of the color red. The long red robes and white bonnets worn by women forced into reproductive slavery in the Republic of Gilead have become a symbol of oppression, an eye-catching cu...
23:52 2019-09-10

Margaret Williams Promoted to New Role of Deputy Chief Regulatory Officer CHICAGO, April 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) today announced that Margaret Williams has been promoted to the new role of Deputy Chief Regulatory Officer of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE). Williams will perform this role for CBOE, C2 Options Exchange (C2) and ...
06:39 2019-05-22

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

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

US Open: Serena Williams now seems destined to win it all The ankle couldn’t stop her. The top-20 foe couldn’t even slow her. And with each rout, it looks more and more like Serena Williams is destined to win this U.S. Open. And take her place in history. Williams was confident this tourney was hers to lose, even before the top four seeds went by the......
06:39 2019-09-04

Serena Williams v Bianca Andreescu A look at the key facts and records of American Serena Williams and Canada's Bianca Andreescu before their title clash at the U.S. Open on Saturday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
14:26 2019-09-07

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

US OPEN '19: What to know, from Serena Williams to the Big 3 US OPEN '19: What to know, from Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka to the Big 3 of Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal's        ...
04:39 2019-08-26

At US Open, Serena Williams tries to close in on No. 24 Serena Williams is once again in the latter stages of a Grand Slam tournament as she pursues her record-equaling 24th major championship        ...
02:13 2019-09-06

Serena Williams, on the Way to a Tough Win, Gets a Look at Tennis’s Future Caty McNally, a 17-year-old American, took the first set of a second-round U.S. Open match against Williams, who cut back on unforced errors as she rallied for the win....
11:39 2019-08-29

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

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

Serena Williams Won Her 100th U.S. Open Match Like It Was Nothing Serena Williams, without breaking a sweat, obliterated Qiang Wang 6-1, 6-0 in the quarterfinals of the U.S. Open Tuesday night. She’s now just two match wins from the 24th major title she needs to tie Margaret Court’s record. The first of those will have to come in Thursday’s semifinals, where she’l...
10:52 2019-09-04

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

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 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

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

Serena Williams’ emotions are only obstacle now at US Open Serena Williams has a Saturday night date with destiny — and her emotions. This wasn’t just a U.S. Open semifinal victory — Serena’s 101st victory in Flushing. This was a demolition and a demoralizer to fifth-seed Elina Svitolina before an Arthur Ashe Stadium crowd that couldn’t get enough of Willia...
07:39 2019-09-06

Serena Williams has found a ‘different zone’ at this US Open Serena Williams hasn’t been crowned a champion since becoming a mother. But the way she’s rolling this U.S. Open, that could change. Two years to the day after giving birth to her daughter Olympia, Williams shrugged off a rolled right ankle Sunday to dominate Petra Martic 6-3, 6-4 and reach the quar...
06:52 2019-09-02

Serena Williams needs 44 minutes to overpower US Open QF foe Serena Williams was not troubled one bit by the right ankle she rolled in her previous match and needed 44 minutes to reach the US Open semifinals        ...
05:13 2019-09-04

Serena Williams Rolls Into U.S. Open Semifinals. Now It Gets Interesting. Williams needed only 44 minutes to defeat Wang Qiang, but the real suspense of her pursuit for another Grand Slam title was always bound to appear in the latest rounds....
05:39 2019-09-04

Serena Williams again comes up short in Grand Slam final Maybe someday, in the distant future, Serena Williams will look back and be proud of herself for making it to the final at four of the first seven Grand Slam tournaments she played in after having a baby        ...
17:00 2019-09-08

Serena Williams Roars Back Into the U.S. Open Final Williams easily defeated Elina Svitolina in a semifinal and will seek her record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles title on Saturday against Bianca Andreescu....
10:52 2019-09-06

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

Serena Williams vs. Bianca Andreescu: An Intergenerational Duel Williams, 37, will try to prevent Andreescu, 19, from winning her first major and thwarting Williams’s latest attempt to acquire a record-tying 24th....
00:39 2019-09-07

Serena Williams is no longer tennis’ most dominant force Twenty-four is not inevitable — and neither is Serena Williams. These are the facts of life, or maybe the cycle of life, as Rafael Nadal put it on Friday. Sports belong to the young — even if perhaps the greatest champion in the history of her sport rages against the dying of the light. Twenty......
14:26 2019-09-08

Serena Williams Says Her Performance In US Open Final "Inexcusable" US Open Final: Serena Williams had 33 winners but just as many unforced errors. She hit nine aces but misfired eight double faults and hit only 44 percent of her first serves....
09:39 2019-09-08

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

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 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

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

Serena Williams blasts her way into US Open fourth round Four more for 24. Serena Williams, in dogged pursuit of a record 24th career Grand Slam title, powered through the third round of the U.S. Open on Friday with a 6-3, 6-2 win over Karolina Muchova — and now stands just four victories from history. Williams, 37, will face No. 22 Petra Martic in ...
23:26 2019-08-30

Serena Williams at the US Open: Her most remarkable tournament moments Serena Williams is one of the most decorated tennis players in history. Check out her most remarkable moments at the US Open tennis tournament.        ...
04:13 2019-09-17

Roger Federer, Serena Williams Breeze Into US Open Last 16 Serena Williams continued her quest for a 24th career Grand Slam title to equal Margaret Court's all-time record by crushing Karolina Muchova 6-3, 6-2 in 74 minutes....
08:39 2019-08-31

Serena Williams has history in her sights after US Open semifinal win One step from history. One win from tennis immortality — as if Serena Williams weren’t already there. Williams is onto Saturday’s U.S. Open final — and an opportunity to match Margaret Court’s record of two dozen Grand Slam titles. She got there with a 6-3, 6-1 rout of Elina Svitolina at Arthur Ashe...
07:39 2019-09-06

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

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

| Williams ban for US Open umpire after Serena-Osaka furore Carlos Ramos will not officiate any US Open matches involving Serena or Venus Williams in the wake of last year's "bittersweet" women's final controversy....
21:52 2019-08-24

Serena Williams talks about the signs of financial abuse in new PSA Serena Williams is lending her voice to a campaign that puts a spotlight on financial abuse, an aspect of domestic violence       ...
11:00 2019-08-22

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 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

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 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

Meghan Markle on way to US Open: How she and Serena Williams became friends Serena Williams is the queen of tennis, and sports royalty. But Saturday she’ll be playing before real royalty, with longtime pal Meghan Markle hopping the pond to watch the US Open final. It’s a last-minute trip for the Duchess of Sussex, but that’s what happens when your pal is going for history. ...
22:39 2019-09-06

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

US OPEN '19: Serena Williams vs. Sharapova highlights Day 1 US OPEN '19: Day 1 at Flushing Meadows will be mainly about one match in particular: Serena Williams vs. Maria Sharapova in Arthur Ashe Stadium at night        ...
23:52 2019-08-25

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' most memorable US Open moments Serena Williams is one of the most decorated tennis players in history. Check out her most remarkable moments at the US Open tennis tournament.        ...
00:26 2019-09-05

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

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

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 has another shot to make all kinds of history One Grand Slam title short of tying Margaret Court’s all-time record, Serena Williams has reached three finals since becoming a mother — and lost them all. But she and her camp vow Saturday will be different. They say she got to those finals on winning DNA, not because she was actually ready to come...
13:13 2019-09-07

Serena Williams routs Maria Sharapova 6-1, 6-1 at US Open Serena Williams played nearly perfect tennis and beat Maria Sharapova 6-1, 6-1 in a contest devoid of drama at the U.S. Open        ...
06:26 2019-08-27

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

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 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

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-Maria Sharapova opener could be US Open flop The two players bring a combined 28 Grand Slam titles to the first night of the U.S. Open. That’s unprecedented for a first-round match. But whether Monday’s under-the-lights Serena Williams-Maria Sharapova superstar showdown at Arthur Ashe Stadium lives up to the drama is questionable. Williams is ...
07:00 2019-08-26

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

Serena Williams gets milestone win, reaches 10th US Open final Serena Williams moved into a 10th US Open final and picked up a record-equaling 101st win in New York by routing Elina Svitolina 6-3, 6-1 but the number she might still be preoccupied with is 24....
08:26 2019-09-06

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 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

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

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

All pressure on Serena Williams against 'nothing to lose' Maria Sharapova - Hantuchova "Serena Williams will be under pressure from the start at this year\u0027s US Open when she takes on Maria Sharapova in her opening match of the tournament, according to one former player."...
20:39 2019-08-26

Elina Svitolina shows why she’d be US Open challenge for Serena Williams Fifth-seeded Elina Svitolina of Ukraine has already taken out one Williams sister. Now, she may have to get by another. Svitolina, 24, is on to her first US Open semifinal, which is not a great surprise since she’s emerging from her first semifinal berth at Wimbledon in July. With her chase-every-ba...
00:52 2019-09-04

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’ temper is building ugly US Open legacy It was the only sign of an “apology” from Serena Williams. Ten months after the ugliest match in U.S. Open history, Williams admitted she sought a psychologist. Her temper tantrum against umpire Carlos Ramos in the 2018 U.S. Open finals against Naomi Osaka wasn’t her first blowup in Flushing Meadows...
03:00 2019-08-25

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 avoiding drama in US Open return means everything Billie Jean King, at the start of the festivities at Arthur Ashe Stadium Monday evening, noted to the crowd it was “Women’s Equality Day.” King, one of Serena Williams’ most ardent supporters one year ago after “Serena versus The Umpire,” added, “But we have so much more to do until there is truly e...
05:39 2019-08-27

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 out to overcome 2018 US Open meltdown against Andreescu One year on from her career low point against Naomi Osaka the former champion takes on yet another prodigyNot since Muhammad Ali roamed boxing in the 60s and 70s has there been an individual sporting psychodrama to equal that generated by Serena Williams.Three weeks short of her 38th birthday (which...
23:26 2019-09-06

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

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

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 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

‘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

Serena Williams Highlights How Abusers Use Money to Violate Their Partners Earlier this summer, following a disappointing loss at the Wimbledon finals, Serena Williams told reporters, “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.”...
02:26 2019-08-24

How Serena Williams' G.O.A.T Status Inspired Her Latest Clothing Collection Serena Williams' Fall 2019 clothing collection is serving up a master class in strength and sophistication. The tennis legend, who took E! News backstage exclusively at her New York......
05:13 2019-09-11

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

Serena Williams brings doubt to US Open ripe with contenders The U.S. Open begins Monday at Flushing Meadows. Here are five women to watch during the final grand slam tournament of the season: Serena Williams Coming off a back injury, two years removed from motherhood, one year removed from an epic U.S. Open meltdown that cost her the championship and history...
03:00 2019-08-25

Serena Williams has Naomi Osaka-Coco Gauff fever, too Serena Williams is prepared to spend a quiet Saturday night in New York, curled up with a bit of Coco. Like everyone else following the U.S. Open this week, even Serena is caught up in Coco Fever. And yes, she plans to watch Saturday night’s marquee match between 15-year-old sensation Coco Gauff and...
11:52 2019-08-31

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

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

Serena Williams to face Maria Sharapova in US Open first round Serena opens bid for record-tying 24th major against SharapovaTop-seeded Djokovic drawn into same half as No 3 seed FedererBreakout star Cori Gauff could face Naomi Osaka in round threeSerena Williams has been paired with Maria Sharapova in an eye-catching US Open first round encounter.Williams and ...
20:52 2019-08-22

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 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       ...
11:01 2019-07-13

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

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

Gigi Hadid wildly cheers for Serena Williams at the US Open Supermodel Gigi Hadid was cheering on her pal Serena Williams at the US Open on Wednesday night. (Williams needed the support after a shocking first-set loss to teenager Caty McNally before eventually winning the match.)...
15:52 2019-08-30

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, 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

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

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-Elina Svitolina US Open showdown means everything It’s a reminder of a painful loss at the 2016 Olympics, and it’s likely the biggest obstacle Serena Williams will face on what seems to be her inevitable run to a historic U.S. Open victory. But on Thursday night at Flushing Meadows, Williams will face the highest remaining seed in the women’s draw ...
14:26 2019-09-05

Opinion: Searching for why Serena Williams can't win a Grand Slam Serena Williams missed another chance for her 24th Grand Slam title, losing her fourth final in a row. At 38, is she longer capable of a major win?       ...
04:52 2019-09-08

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 Rolls Into U.S. Open Semifinals. Now Things Get Interesting. Williams needed only 44 minutes to defeat Wang Qiang in the quarterfinals, but the real suspense of her pursuit for another Grand Slam title was always bound to appear in the latest rounds....
07:00 2019-09-04

Bianca Andreescu stuns Serena Williams to win US Open final • Canadian 19-year-old holds nerve to triumph 6-3, 7-5 • Williams loses her fourth grand-slam final in a rowSerena Williams, so strong of limb and spirit, could not disguise her inner frailty when she stumbled at the tape in the US Open final, and tennis embraced another new teenage champion, Bianca...
01:13 2019-09-08

Age not an obstacle in Serena Williams' pursuit of 24th major, Mouratoglou says ‘Time is working for her,’ Williams’ coach tells Sky SportsAmerican has lost four straight major finals in bid for recordSerena Williams is getting faster and fitter in her hunt for an elusive 24th Grand Slam title and the 37-year-old still has time on time on her side despite missed opportunities, ...
23:39 2019-09-19

Bianca Andreescu beats Serena Williams in US Open final Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu built a big lead and then held on to upset Serena Williams 6-3, 7-5 in the U.S. Open final for her first Grand Slam title        ...
02:26 2019-09-08

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

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, Maria Sharapova To Clash In US Open First Round Serena Williams is looking to match the all-time record of 24 Grand Slam singles titles won by Margaret Court when the year's final major championship gets under way Monday....
02:26 2019-08-23

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 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

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’ 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

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

Serena Williams falls in US Open final to Bianca Andreescu O, Canada. History is on hold again. Bianca Andreescu, the 19-year-old fighter from the Toronto suburbs outplayed the great Serena Williams, 6-3, 7-5 to end the American’s bid for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam victory to match Margaret Court. Despite a frenzied second-set rally by Williams, Andrees...
03:13 2019-09-08

Serena Williams vs. Bianca Andreescu: An Intergenerational Duel at the U.S. Open Williams, 37, will try to prevent Andreescu, 19, from winning her first major and thwarting Williams’s latest attempt to acquire a record-tying 24th....
15:52 2019-09-07

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

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

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

Serena must 'focus' to break records, says tennis great Billie Jean King She's on course to break the all-time grand slam record, but fitness could be the key to Serena Williams achieving that goal, according to tennis great Billie Jean King....
18:00 2019-08-04

'Minecraft' wont get that huge graphics overhaul after all Minecraft's big Super Duper Graphics Pack is no more after two years of delays. Mojang has cancelled the visual overhaul after deciding that it was "too technically demanding" to implement. The developers "aren't happy" with the upgrade's performan......
02:00 2019-08-13

Porsha Williams and Dennis McKinley Break Up 8 Months After Engagement It's over for Porsha Williams and Dennis McKinley. The Real Housewives of Atlanta star and her fiancé have called it quits, E! News can confirm. Fans had a feeling......
21:52 2019-06-20

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

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 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

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

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

Meghan Markle Proves She Is BFF Goals as She Cheers on Serena Williams at the U.S. Open Meghan Markle is back on American soil this weekend, dressing casually and chic, letting her hair down and being in her element. And being there for her dear friend. The 38-year-old......
02:26 2019-09-08

Get to know Bianca Andreescu: The dramatic phenom who can spoil Serena Williams’ US Open She is Canada’s newest tennis sweetheart, with all the drama and the success that comes along with it. Bianca Andreescu advanced to her first Grand Slam final at the US Open, where she will face one of her biggest idols, Serena Williams, on Saturday night. Andreescu, just 19 years old, already had a...
22:39 2019-09-06

Serena Williams v Bianca Andreescu: US Open women's final – live! Game-by game updates from the final at Flushing MeadowKevin Mitchell: Serena returns to scene of 2018 meltdownGet in touch! Email Bryan or tweet @bryanagraham 9.57pm BST First set: *Williams 3-5 Andreescu (*denotes next server)Andreescu opens this crucial eighth game with her third of the day, a 109...
23:13 2019-09-07

U.S. Open tennis: How to watch Serena Williams vs. Bianca Andreescu final Serena Williams will face Bianca Andreescu in the 2019 U.S. Open women's singles final. Here is how to watch and the latest betting odds for the Grand Slam finale Saturday in Forest Hills, N.Y....
23:26 2019-09-06

Umpire from Serena Williams tiff won't work her U.S. Open tennis matches Carlos Ramos, the chair umpire involved in a heated exchange with Serena Williams at the 2018 U.S. Open final, will not work any of the Williams sisters' matches at the 2019 U.S. Open....
01:00 2019-08-22

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 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

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 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

Bianca Andreescu reflects on US Open final win over Serena Williams - video ‘I’ve been dreaming of this moment for the longest time,’ an emotional Bianca Andreescu said of winning her first grand glam after beating Serena Williams 6-3, 7-5 in Saturday's final. After losing four slam finals in her comeback after becoming a mother for the first time in 2017, Williams recognis...
13:00 2019-09-08

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

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

Serena Williams vs. Bianca Andreescu: How to watch US Open women’s final History could be made Saturday in the 2019 US Open women’s final. The legendary Serena Williams can win her 24th career Grand Slam title, which would tie Margaret Court for the most in tennis history. Williams, the tournament’s No. 8 seed, has failed in three prior attempts to secure a 24th major ti...
18:39 2019-09-07

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

'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 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

US Open 2019: Federer v Evans, Serena Williams, Konta and more – live! Rolling report of the day five action at Flushing MeadowsGauff sets up meeting with defending champion OsakaKyrgios clashes with authorities again in row over shirt messageEmail Katy your thoughts or tweet @KatyMurrells 5.08pm BST Here comes Evans and his new best friend on to Arthur Ashe, a court E...
18:13 2019-08-30

US Open 2019: Federer, Konta, Barty, Serena Williams and more – live! All the action on day seven at Flushing MeadowsNaomi Osaka ends Coco Gauff’s US Open fairytaleEmail alex.hess@theguardian.com or tweet @A_Hess 4.14pm BST And Barty has hit her stride early, easing through her service game without dropping a point and sending Wang scampering back on forth in the proc...
17:26 2019-09-01

Opinion: Serena Williams sees a lot of herself in emerging star Bianca Andreescu The 19-year-old Canadian has a powerful game that could make her the world's best one day, but also the presence and confidence to be a superstar.       ...
04:52 2019-09-08

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

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

Watch: Serena Williams dominates Maria Sharapova in first round of U.S. Open Serena Williams crushed Maria Sharapova and defending champion Novak Djokovic cruised past Roberto Carballes Baena in the first round of the 2019 U.S. Open....
04:52 2019-08-27

Watch: Serena Williams escapes upset vs. 17-year-old at 2019 U.S. Open All-time great Serena Williams escaped an upset at the hands of 17-year-old Caty McNally after dropping her first set in a second round match at the 2019 U.S. Open....
14:26 2019-08-29

Opinion: Win or lose, the end is fast approaching for Serena Williams, Roger Federer Serena Williams has reached the semifinals of the U.S. Open, but her body remains fragile, and Roger Federer was sent home Tuesday with a bad back.        ...
00:26 2019-09-05

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

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

US Open: Serena Williams overpowers Maria Sharapova in opener under the lights, 6-1, 6-1 In her return to Flushing Meadows, where Serena Williams' 2018 season ended in controversy, she dispatches the former No. 1 player in straight sets.        ...
06:26 2019-08-27

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

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

Motherhood Helps Serena Williams Reach Brink Of History As 38 Looms Serena Williams could become only the fourth mother in the Open Era to win a Grand Slam title after Aussies Margaret Court and Evonne Goolagong Cawley and Belgium's Kim Clijsters....
09:39 2019-09-06

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

Gigi Hadid and Tyler Cameron Are Now Going on Dinner Dates With Serena Williams, Of Course Now this trio is a grand slam. On Tuesday night, Gigi Hadid and Tyler Cameron grabbed dinner at NYC's La Esquina with none other than Serena Williams. Also in attendance: Caroline......
17:26 2019-08-21

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

Carlos Ramos will not work Serena or Venus Williams US Open matches Carlos Ramos will not serve as chair umpire for any Serena Williams or Venus Williams matches at the 2019 US Open, a United States Tennis Association spokesman told CNN on Wednesday....
03:00 2019-08-22

U.S. Open Highlights: Roger Federer Loses; Serena Williams Cruises Grigor Dimitrov, ranked No. 78, upset Federer on Tuesday. Serena Williams won in 44 minutes and joined Daniil Medvedev and Elina Svitolina in the semifinals....
07:00 2019-09-04

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

Maria Sharapova and Serena Williams put 15-year feud on line at US Open The nervous energy and sense of expectation around first-round showdown will light a flame under the championshipsIf Serena Williams really did say of Maria Sharapova in the Wimbledon locker room in tearful defeat 15 years ago, “I will never lose to that little bitch again”, she was wrong but she se...
05:52 2019-08-25

Serena Williams will face Maria Sharapova for maximum US Open drama Serena Williams’ first U.S. Open match since her infamous meltdown in the 2018 final will be against a familiar rival – Maria Sharapova. Williams, the No. 8 seed, is coming off a back injury that could compromise her chances of recording a historic, record-tying 24th Grand Slam title. Though Sharapo...
20:26 2019-08-22

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

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 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

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

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

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

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 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, 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’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

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

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

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

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

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

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

U.S. Open tennis: Serena Williams, Roger Federer advance to quarterfinals Serena Williams battled through a right ankle injury to defeat No. 22 seed Petra Martic and Roger Federer dominated David Goffin in the fourth round at the 2019 U.S. Open....
13:39 2019-09-02

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

Serena Williams Advances To US Open Quarter-Final Against Wang Qiang Serena Williams will play for a semi-final berth on Tuesday against China's Wang Qiang, who upset French Open champion Ashleigh Barty to reach quarter-final....
02:52 2019-09-02

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

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

Serena Williams overwhelms Elina Svitolina to reach 10th US Open final Williams moves within one victory of record-tying 24th major American equals Chris Evert with most US Open wins in historyA spectacular sunset settled over Manhattan as Serena Williams, reluctant to embrace the evening of her own glowing career, blazed again to reach the final of the US Open, where ...
05:13 2019-09-06

Serena Williams, chair umpire Carlos Ramos to be kept apart at this year's U.S. Open After last year's contentious U.S. Open final, chair umpire Carlos Ramos won't work any matches involving either Serena or Venus Williams this year.       ...
01:13 2019-08-23

Serena Williams destroys Wang Qiang in 44 minutes, 6-1, 6-0 to reach US Open semifinals Serena Williams' game was untouchable as she advanced to the US Open semifinals by obliterating Wang Qiang in straight sets.        ...
05:13 2019-09-04

It’s Finally Happening: Serena Williams to Face Off Against Maria Sharapova at the US Open for the 1st Time Serena Williams has met, and defeated, rival Maria Sharapova at many a tennis tournament—Wimbledon, the Australian and French opens—but she’s never gotten the chance to face off against Sharapova at the U.S. Open in New York. That’s all about to change....
11:13 2019-08-23

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

Serena Williams v Elina Svitolina: US Open women's semi-final – live! Email Beau with your thoughts or tweet @duresportNadal flexes muscles to remain on course for fourth title 11.21pm BST Good evening all. Will we see another Serena Williams rout? Another Serena Williams meltdown? 4.33pm BST Beau will be here shortly, in the meantime here’s Tumaini Carayol on tonigh...
00:39 2019-09-06

Serena Williams has title in reach but Elina Svitolina will apply pressure test American’s US Open rout of Wang Qiang was a reminder of her powers but she has faltered at the last in recent majorsBy the end of Serena Williams’ 44-minute 6-1, 6-0 obliteration of China’s Wang Qiang on Tuesday night she seemed unplayable. Wang was competing in her first career grand slam quarter-f...
00:52 2019-09-05

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

U.S. Open tennis: Serena Williams, Roger Federer reach fourth round Serena Williams and Roger Federer each moved into the 2019 U.S. Open's round of 16 with victories Friday at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing, N.Y....
14:13 2019-08-31

Bianca Andreescu beats Serena Williams to win her first US Open and grand slam title Canada has its first grand slam singles winner in tennis, as Bianca Andreescu beat Serena Williams in Saturday's US Open final. Williams has now lost her last four grand slam finals, meaning she remains one major shy of the all-time record....
22:00 2019-09-08

Serena Williams fights off teenager Caty McNally to advance to US Open 3rd round Serena Williams won her first US Open title in 1999 and had reached her second final in New York in 2001 -- both coming before Caty McNally was born....
12:52 2019-08-29

Serena Williams And Maria Sharapova Will Toss The Beef Back On The Grill At The U.S. Open Will the first-round U.S. Open meeting between Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova be a good match in terms of play quality? Probably not. Does it promise rich entertainment value anyway? Hell yes....
02:26 2019-08-23

It’s Finally Happening: Serena Williams to Face Off Against Maria Sharapova at US Open for 1st Time Serena Williams has met, and defeated, rival Maria Sharapova at many a tennis tournament—Wimbledon, the Australian and French Opens—but she’s never gotten the chance to face off against Sharapova at the U.S. Open in New York. That’s all about to change....
22:00 2019-08-23

US Open: Bianca Andreescu becomes first Canadian to win Grand Slam, denies Serena Williams The 19-year-old Bianca Andreescu used powerful groundstrokes and attacked Serena Williams' serve in a 6-3, 7-5 victory.        ...
02:26 2019-09-08

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 draws former world No. 1 Maria Sharapova in U.S. Open's first round Serena Williams, No. 8 in WTA rankings, drew 87th-ranked Maria Sharapova in a blockbuster U.S. Open match slated for Monday at Rolling Meadows       ...
01:13 2019-08-23

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

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

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 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

Duchess Meghan turns up at U.S. Open to watch pal Serena Williams try to make history Serena Williams sought to make history and her loyal friend Duchess Meghan of Sussex was at the U.S. Open to watch.        ...
04:26 2019-09-08

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

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 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

Serena Williams blows away Wang Qiang to move into US Open semi-finals No 8 seed takes just 44 minutes in 6-1, 6-0 winVictory is American’s 100th win at Flushing MeadowsSerena Williams claimed her 100th win at the US Open in style, dismantling her quarter-final opponent Wang Qiang 6-1, 6-0 in a blistering 44-minute performance that ended any questions over a twisted an...
16:52 2019-09-04

Bianca Andreescu beats Serena Williams in US Open women's final – as it happened Canadian teenager steamrolls to 6-3, 7-5 win for titleWilliams falls short in bid for record-tying 24th major 11.49pm BST That’s all for today. Thanks as always for following along with us and be sure to read Kevin Mitchell’s full match report here. Related: Bianca Andreescu stuns Serena Williams to...
07:13 2019-09-08

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

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

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

Bianca Andreescu defeats Serena Williams in US Open final for first major title For the second year in a row, Serena Williams' quest for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles title was denied in the U.S. Open final by a much younger opponent. ...
11:13 2019-09-08

US Open: Serena Williams survives upstart American Caty McNally in three sets Serena Williams advances to the round of 32 by holding off a 17-year-old who wasn't born when Williams won her first US Open, in 1999.       ...
11:39 2019-08-29

US Open: A year after shocking outburst, how will Serena Williams deal with chair umpire? Carlos Ramos won't be the chair umpire for Saturday's US Open final, but the spotlight will be on the hot seat. So how do the judges get there?        ...
17:26 2019-09-07

In U.S. Open final, Bianca Andreescu beats Serena Williams, and history, and the crowd Williams was denied her a record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles title by the 19-year-old, who became the first U.S. Open debutante to win the tournament in the Open era....
08:26 2019-09-08

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

Serena Williams faces some hard truths after falling short again in a Grand Slam At 37, the mother of a 2-year-old faces biological factors — in addition to young stars on the rise hungry for some of what she has already achieved....
08:26 2019-09-08

US Open: How teen Caty McNally pushed Serena Williams to the brink of an upset Caty McNally channeled her favorite player, Roger Federer. She served and volleyed. She sliced. She mixed it up, keeping Serena Williams off-balance.        ...
18:00 2019-08-29

US Open 2019: Barty exits, Konta comeback win, Serena Williams through – as it happened Roger Federer and Serena Williams both made easy progress to the quarter-finals on the day Johanna Konta staged a fightback to get through 9.09pm BST And that’s that from our live blog today. There will be a report to follow on Serena’s win. Thanks for reading. 9.08pm BST Serena admits she was a li...
02:52 2019-09-02

Serena Williams survives injury scare to breeze past Petra Martic No 8 seed overcomes rolled ankle in straight-sets win over CroatWilliams, 37, advances to face China’s Qiang Wang in last eightSerena Williams eased through a potentially tricky US Open fourth-round meeting with Petra Martic with a 6-3, 6-4 win to remain on course for a record-tying 24th major champ...
02:52 2019-09-02

Serena Williams rolls ankle, still advances to US Open quarterfinals over Petra Martic Serena Williams received medical treatment Sunday during her fourth-round match, but will make her 16th appearance in the U.S. Open quarterfinals.        ...
00:13 2019-09-02

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

Serena Williams wins 19th straight over Maria Sharapova in US Open laugher Williams wins 6-1, 6-1 over Sharapova in 59 minutesDjokovic opens title defense with straight-set victorySo much has changed since the last time Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova stared each other down from across the net, fists pumped and teeth bared as growls vibrated from their throats. After f...
05:13 2019-08-27

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

Serena Williams pushed to edge by American teen Caty McNally at US Open Six-time US Open champion rallies to win 5-7, 6-3, 6-1No 3 Pliskova turns on the power to beat BolkvadzeFederer sees off chuntering Dzumhur in second roundAfter the endless hype and anticipation of Serena Williams’ all-superstar first-round grudge match with Maria Sharapova, in the end it was a mere...
09:13 2019-08-29

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

US Open: Serena Williams Routs Maria Sharapova, Novak Djokovic Cruises Serena Williams needed only 59 minutes to rout her Russian rival, improving to 20-2 all-time against Sharapova with her 19th consecutive victory in the rivalry....
07:39 2019-08-27

Serena Williams' Birthday Tribute to Daughter Olympia Will Make Your Heart Swell She's arguably one of the best tennis players in history, but all those trophies don't bring Serena Williams the same joy as motherhood. In honor of daughter Alexis Olympia......
20:13 2019-09-01

US Open 2019: Serena Williams makes quick work of Maria Sharapova For all the tennis history Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova have written — from Grand Slams and greatness to meltdowns and melodrama — they had never once played each other at the U.S. Open. Monday’s first was no contest. The eighth-seeded Williams thrashed Sharapova 6-1, 6-1 in Monday night’s fi...
05:39 2019-08-27

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

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

In Relief To ATM Users, Non-Cash Transactions Wont Attract Charges Now The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has asked banks not to treat failed transactions at ATMs or non-cash withdrawal transactions such as balance enquiries or cheque book requests as part of "five free......
07:26 2019-08-15

Who is Bianca Andreescu? Meet Serena Williams' 19-year-old US Open final opponent Bianca Andreescu, a 19-year-old Canadian, will stand opposite Serena Williams during the U.S. Open single's final on Saturday.       ...
23:52 2019-09-06

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

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

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 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

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 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

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

A Romanian TV show host has been accused of 'extreme racism' after saying Serena Williams looks like one of 'those monkeys at the zoo' live on air Getty/YouTube/B1TV A Romanian TV show host said Serena Williams looks like a "monkey" whilst live on air. "Serena Williams looks exactly like one of those monkeys at the zoo with the red asses," said Radu Banciu whilst presenting the late evening show on B1 TV. "If monkeys wore trousers, they'd loo...
13:00 2019-09-20

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 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

US Open: Serena Williams delivers powerful punch, in classic form against Maria Sharapova In Serena Williams' return to Flushing Meadows, where her 2018 season ended in controversy, she shows no sign of the back spasms that have slowed her.        ...
09:39 2019-08-27

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 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

Chair umpire Carlos Ramos will not work US Open matches that have Serena or Venus Williams Carlos Ramos will not serve as chair umpire for any Serena Williams or Venus Williams matches at the 2019 US Open, a United States Tennis Association spokesman told CNN on Wednesday....
22:13 2019-08-21

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

US Open: Time, TV, how to watch women's final between Serena Williams and Bianca Andreescu Serena Williams will be seeking her record-tying 24th Grand Slam title while Bianca Andreescu will try to win her first at age 19.        ...
17:26 2019-09-07

U.S. Open: Top three reasons Serena Williams will win, lose in tennis' final major of year Serena Williams returns to Flushing Meadows a year after her controversial loss during which she argued with a chair umpire, costing her the title.       ...
20:39 2019-08-26

Good Husband Alexis Ohanian Trolls Maria Sharapova With D.A.R.E. Shirt After Serena Williams's 6-1, 6-1 Win As Serena Williams easily drubbed Maria Sharapova in their first-round U.S. Open match last night, she got to be magnanimous in victory, applauding one of Sharapova’s few winners in the second set and then telling the on-court interviewer post-match that facing Sharapova was an “incredibly tough dr...
20:00 2019-08-27

US Open prepares for royalty as Meghan Markle expected to watch Serena Williams in final Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, is expected to watch her friend Serena Williams play for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam in Saturday's championship.       ...
04:52 2019-09-07

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

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, cheers friend Serena Williams in US Open women's final Meghan Markle, who met Serena Williams at the 2010 Super Bowl, flew in to New York City on Friday and attended a yoga class before the US Open match.        ...
04:13 2019-09-17

Analysis: Serena Williams' service game will be deciding factor in US Open semifinal Elina Svitolina will have to focus on countering Serena Williams' most powerful weapon - her serve - to have a chance to advance to the US Open final.        ...
00:26 2019-09-05

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 beats Elina Svitolina in US Open women's semi-final – as it happened Serena Williams reached the US Open final for the second successive year – and the 10th time in her career – with a 6-3, 6-1 victory 4.39am BST And here’s your match report: Related: Serena Williams overwhelms Elina Svitolina to reach 10th US Open final 1.50am BST Remember when Williams was a teen...
09:13 2019-09-06

US Open: With Naomi Osaka out, Serena Williams' road to Grand Slam No. 24 gets easier Serena Williams will play Wang Qiang in the quarterfinals Tuesday. The highest-ranked remaining player in the draw is No. 5 seed Elina Svitolina.       ...
01:26 2019-09-03

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

US Open: Roger Federer, Serena Williams pictures of consistency during Sunday's showcase Roger Federer and Serena Williams are the tennis equivalent of the Empire State Building, towering landmarks who stand above all others.       ...
10:00 2019-09-02

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

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

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

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, cheers friend Serena Williams in US Open women's final Meghan Markle, who met Serena Williams at the 2010 Super Bowl, flew in to New York City on Friday and attended a yoga class before the US Open match.        ...
02:26 2019-09-08

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

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

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

In her first match back at Arthur Ashe Stadium, Serena Williams dominates Maria Sharapova in US Open 1st round The last time Serena Williams had played at Arthur Ashe Stadium -- a dramatic loss to Naomi Osaka in the 2018 US Open final -- it led her to start seeing a therapist and kept her from wanting to pick up a tennis racket....
10:00 2019-08-27

Serena Williams Eyes Chance at Making Tennis History After Trouncing Elina Svitolina at US Open Semifinals Serena Williams may be on her way to making history, as she heads into the final of the U.S. Open after easily defeating Elina Svitolina on Thursday in semifinals play....
03:39 2019-09-07

Serena Williams vs Bianca Andreescu live stream: how to watch US Open women's final 2019 online So here she is again - Serena Williams is back in the Arthur Ashe Stadium for her tenth(!) US Open women's final. And that means she's only two sets away from finally equalling Margaret Court’s record of tennis Grand Slam singles titles. Canadian Bianca Andreescu is the player to be...
01:39 2019-09-08

US Open 2019 tennis results LIVE: Federer loses first set, Djokovic through and Serena Williams vs Maria Sharapova The final Grand Slam of the year gets under way with Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova scheduled to face each other at the US Open for the first time....
04:26 2019-08-27

'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

Dodgers break NL record for homers in a season The Los Angeles Dodgers broke the National League record for home runs in a season thanks to Joc Pederson's pair of homers against the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday night....
09:39 2019-09-05

MLB roundup: Dodgers break NL homer record Joc Pederson hit two more home runs Wednesday, and the Los Angeles Dodgers set a National League record for homers in a season during a 7-3 victory that gave them a three-game sweep over the visiting Colorado Rockies....
11:13 2019-09-05

| Comrades: Break the record, take home R1m ... minimum! If the winner in either the men’s or women’s races in this year’s Comrades Marathon breaks the 'Up-run' record, he or she will take home a minimum of R1m in prize money....
19:52 2019-05-24

The US economy is about to break a record. These 11 charts show why The United States is nearing its longest economic expansion on record, but the recovery was gradual and uneven for many Americans. Here's how far it has come since the Great Recession ended in 2009....
19:39 2019-06-07

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

Serena Williams vs Bianca Vanessa Andreescu start time plus the rest of today's schedule at US Open 2019 We have two more finals today at the US Open, with Serena Williams and Bianca Vanessa Andreescu competing in the headline event this evening: The Women's Singles Final....
13:26 2019-09-08

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

US Open 2019 tennis results LIVE: Djokovic, Federer and Serena Williams vs Maria Sharapova at Flushing Meadows The final Grand Slam of the year gets under way with Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova scheduled to face each other at the US Open for the first time....
01:39 2019-08-27

US Open 2019 tennis results LIVE: Roger Federer, Djokovic through, Serena Williams beats Maria Sharapova The US Open's opening day's much-anticipated clash was a one-sided affair as Serena Williams dismantled her old rival Maria Sharapova in straight sets....
17:13 2019-08-27

Gold Resumes Record Breaking Spree After A Day's Break Resuming its record run, gold prices hit an all-time high of Rs 39,970 per 10 grams in Delhi on Wednesday. The prices of yellow metal jumped Rs 300 on higher demand from jewellers. Gold's appeal as a......
18:00 2019-08-28

Healthy Woods will likely break my majors record-Nicklaus Jack Nicklaus reckons his record of 18 major championships will probably be broken by Tiger Woods as long as the former world number one stays healthy through the later stages of his career....
00:52 2019-05-29

Did ‘Murder Mystery’ really just break a Netflix ratings record? After years of declining to get specific about numbers, Netflix is finally clueing the public in. The streaming behemoth wants you to know its new comedy caper “Murder Mystery” is a big hit. Netflix’s de facto PR Twitter account, @NetflixisaJoke, released a big “ADAM SANDLER ...
17:00 2019-06-19

Twins break MLB record for home runs on road Already on pace to smash the MLB record for home runs in a season, the Twins broke the mark for homers on the road, going deep three times Thursday against the White Sox to lift their total to 141 away from home....
03:52 2019-08-30

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

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

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

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

West Ham break club record with £45m purchase of Sébastien Haller • French striker joins from Eintracht Frankfurt• Haller signs five-year contract with West HamWest Ham have announced the signing of striker Sébastien Haller from Eintracht Frankfurt for a club-record fee that it is understood could rise to €50m (£45m).The 25-year-old scored 20 goals in 41 appearanc...
15:39 2019-07-17

This 170-Car Attempt To Break The Burnout World Record Might Be Thwarted Due To Paperwork Breaking a world record is an arduous way to achieve global recognition. It takes skill, dedication, organization and knowing who to call to witness your act of wonderment and confirm that, indeed, your beard of bees is the heaviest or your 300 skateboard kick-flips in a row are indeed the sickest....
19:13 2019-08-22

Speedboat racer trying to break record dies in crash, killing 2 others Champion Italian racer Fabio Buzzi hit an artificial reef near the finish line as he was trying to set a record for travel from Monte Carlo to Venice.        ...
18:13 2019-09-18

The Longest Toilet Break? Belgian Man Sits For 5 Days In Bid For Record A Belgian man sat on a toilet for nearly five days this week in a bid to set a world record. Jimmy De Frenne, a 48-year old who is learning to be a bus driver, set himself a challenge of sitting for......
18:52 2019-07-12

Samsung could soon break camera resolution record... with a mid-range phone The Galaxy A70 comes with a 32 + 8 + 5MP triple lens setupSamsung's mid-range smartphone lineup is larger and more diverse than ever, as the world's top mobile device vendor faces intensifying competition in key markets like India and China from Huawei, Xiaomi, and other fast-rising value-focused br...
17:52 2019-05-23

PM Will Break Congress Record, BJP Will Be In Power Till 2047: Ram Madhav BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav lavished praise on PM Modi and the party at a rally in Tripura, claiming the BJP would end unemployment and hunger by 2022 and establish India as a "vishwa......
09:52 2019-06-08

Ruthless USA break World Cup record as they hit 13 past hapless Thailand It was clear what kind of match this would be a few seconds before the whistle blew. The US put seven attacking players on the halfway line while just three defenders hung back with the goalkeeper. Once the game started, those seven US players sprinted past the Thailand midfield toward the goal. The...
02:52 2019-06-12

Fitness key to Serena breaking slam record, says Billie Jean King She's on course to break the all-time grand slam record, but fitness could be the key to Serena Williams achieving that goal, according to tennis Billie Jean King....
12:00 2019-07-02

Andreescu shows next generation may have already ended Serena's reign - and chance of record "Twenty-four is just a number - and that record of Margaret Court\u0027s may never be broken. Focus, however, on the brilliance of a rising star, writes Carrie Dunn."...
03:39 2019-09-08

Henderson wins Meijer LPGA to break Canadian victory record GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Brooke Henderson won the Meijer LPGA Classic on Sunday to break the Canadian record for tour victories with nine. The 21-year-old Henderson led wire-to-wire for her second victory in three years at Blythefield Country Club, closing with a 2-under 70 in chilly conditions to...
03:26 2019-06-17

Jessi Combs: racing star dies while trying to break speed record Combs, 36, was attempting to become the fastest woman on Earth when she was killed while racing in OregonRace car driver Jessi Combs, the host of the television series All Girls Garage, was killed in a high-speed crash while trying to set a new land-speed record, her family said on Wednesday.Combs, ...
05:39 2019-08-29

Man tries to break world record by watching ‘Avengers: Endgame’ 114 times — and counting An “Avengers: Endgame” superfan in Florida is trying to break a world record by watching the Marvel blockbuster 114 times — and counting. Agustin Alanis, 30, of Riverview, posts a photo to Facebook and Twitter — holding his ticket and posing with a theater employee — each time he watches...
19:13 2019-06-14

The ‘Fastest Woman on Four Wheels’ dies in crash while attempting to break record Racer and TV personality died in a jet-operated car crash in Oregon. The world's "fastest woman on four wheels" died while trying to break her own record....
12:26 2019-08-29

Jessi Combs: race car driver dies while trying to break speed record Combs, 39, was attempting to become the fastest woman on Earth when she was killed while racing in OregonRace car driver Jessi Combs, the host of the television series All Girls Garage, was killed in a high-speed crash while trying to set a new land-speed record, her family said on Wednesday.Combs, ...
09:13 2019-08-29

633 divers break world record for largest underwater trash cleanup The Deerfield Beach International Fishing Pier hosted 633 divers this year, a Guinness World Record for the largest ever underwater cleanup.        ...
18:39 2019-06-17

Jet-car racer Jessi Combs dies trying to break land-speed record High-speed racer Jessi Combs has died in what was called a "horrific accident" while trying to break the land-speed record of 512 mph (823 kph). Combs was known as "the fastest woman on four wheels."...
12:00 2019-08-29

Tiger Woods gives himself 10 years to break Jack Nicklaus’s 18 majors record • Woods reckons he has 40 majors left to top Nicklaus• Brooks Koepka miffed at perceived lack of respect from FoxTiger Woods has set himself a target of a decade more at the top level as he looks to overhaul the majors record of 18 held by Jack Nicklaus. After years of physical turmoil this may be r...
02:52 2019-06-12

U.S. driver Jessi Combs killed in bid to break land-speed record Race car driver Jessi Combs, host of the television series "All Girls Garage," was killed in a high-speed crash while trying to set a new land-speed record, her family said on Wednesday....
23:39 2019-08-28

'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

Williams' path to Grand Slam record blocked by teenager A clash of generations will decide the U.S. Open on Saturday with Serena Williams taking a fourth crack at Grand Slam history against teenager Bianca Andreescu, who was not even born when the American lifted her first Flushing Meadows trophy....
14:26 2019-09-06

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

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

Jeopardy! Champion James Holzhauer Lost Before He Could Break the Show’s Biggest Record James Holzhauer’s historic run on Jeopardy! has come to an end. The Jeopardy! champion, who gained national fame for winning through a specific money strategy, lost in the Final Jeopardy round in the latest episode of the quiz show, which aired Monday. Holzhauer set multiple records on Jeopard...
02:39 2019-06-04

Watch: Over 200 tubers form a line in Canadian lake to break Guinness record Organizers of a Guinness World Record attempt in a Vancouver Island lake said more than 200 people floating in inflatable tubes formed the world's longest line....
21:01 2019-07-22

Attempt at Great Salt Lake to break float record falls short MAGNA, Utah (AP) — A gathering at the Great Salt Lake in hopes of making it into the record books fell way short. Utah park officials invited people to a beach on the lake’s south end Saturday in an attempt to set the world record for the largest number of people floating together, unassisted,...
00:00 2019-06-09

Brighton break transfer record to sign Adam Webster from Bristol City Deal worth £20m takes defender to SeagullsGraham Potter: ‘He was very keen to join us’Brighton have strengthened their defence with the signing of Adam Webster from Bristol City.The terms of the deal were undisclosed but it is understood Brighton will pay what would be a club-record £20m fee for the...
17:13 2019-08-03

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

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

Disney is Re-Releasing Avengers: Endgame with New Footage in an Attempt to Break Avatar’s Box Office Record Walt Disney Co. will try to close the global box-office gap between its mega-blockbuster film “Avengers: Endgame” and James Cameron’s “Avatar” next weekend. The superhero sequel will reenter theaters with new footage that wasn’t included in the first release, Marv...
20:52 2019-06-19

Julia Louis-Dreyfus could break Emmy record she shares with Cloris Leachman in September Julia Louis-Dreyfus has a chance to make history at the Emmy Awards in September. The actress, who has won six Emmys already for her role as Selina Meyer on HBO's "Veep," secured another nomination for her portrayal of the character on Tuesday....
00:26 2019-07-17

Watch: Pete Alonso sets Mets record for rookie homers before All-Star break New York Mets star Pete Alonso hit his 16th home run of the season against the Washington Nationals, setting the franchise mark for rookie bombs before the All-Star break....
22:39 2019-05-22

Mythbusters Host Jessi Combs Dies in Jet Car Crash After Attempting to Break Speed Record Jessi Combs, a professional driver and TV host known for her roles on Mythbusters, Break Room and Overhaulin’, was killed when her jet car crashed as she attempted to break a land speed record in the Oregon desert Tuesday. Combs, 39, was called “the fastest woman on four wheels.” S...
03:39 2019-08-29

Italian champion speedboat racer, 2 crew members killed near Venice trying to break record An Italian champion speedboat racer and two crew members died near Venice after their boat crashed Tuesday during a bid to set a new speed record from Monte Carlo....
20:52 2019-09-18

Paris could break all-time heat record this week as scorching temps bake Europe Another record-smashing heat wave has overspread much of Europe, threatening all-time high temperatures in Paris, Brussels and Amsterdam.        ...
21:13 2019-07-23

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

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 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

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

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

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

Porsha Williams' Fiancé Dennis McKinley Sets the Record Straight on Affair Rumors Peach, please! Things seem to be heating up in Atlanta, and we're not talking about the June weather. On Monday, Real Housewives of Atlanta fans began to wonder what was going on......
03:39 2019-06-04

Wendy Williams Sets the Record Straight on Joining The Real Housewives of New York City Is Wendy Williams headed to Bravo?! That's the question reality TV fans have been asking after rumors began to spread about the talk-show host possibly joining The Real Housewives of......
21:13 2019-07-31

'Jeopardy!' star James Holzhauer wins again Friday, could break money record on Monday The professional sports gambler is just over $50,000 away from breaking Ken Jennings' record. With a dominant win, he could do it on Monday.        ...
03:39 2019-06-01

Considering Margaret Atwood and Uneasy Sisterhood In Margaret Atwood’s 1993 novel “The Robber Bride,” three women encounter the glamorous and destructive college friend they thought had died five years earlier. Lorrie Moore reviewed it....
23:13 2019-09-20

Getting ready for Margaret Atwood's new novel, 'The Testaments' It's the book launch event of the year: "The Testaments" hits bookshelves next week amid a near-total media embargo. But why is there such a hype behind Margaret Atwood's sequel to "The Handmaid's Tale"?...
12:00 2019-09-06

Margaret Atwood: ‘She’s ahead of everyone in the room’ As excitement mounts for The Testaments, the sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale, we talk to publishers and fellow writers about the great novelistThe hoopla around the launch of Margaret Atwood’s The Testaments is more reminiscent of the unveiling of an iPhone or something Pokémon-related than that of a ...
11:26 2019-09-01

Everything you need to know about Margaret Atwood's The Testaments London is gripped by The Handmaid's Tale sequel — and it isn't even out until Tuesday. From its dystopian vision to its Booker Prize odds, David Sexton breaks open the cloak of secrecy that makes The Testaments a must-read...
16:39 2019-09-06

Handmaid's sales: Margaret Atwood's The Testaments is immediate hit Novelist’s return to the dystopia of Gilead sold more than 100,000 copies in hardback in its first week on sale in the UKA hardback copy of Margaret Atwood’s follow-up to The Handmaid’s Tale, The Testaments, was sold every four seconds in the UK last week, according to sales figures that show the dy...
17:13 2019-09-17

Margaret Hamilton: ‘They worried that the men might rebel. They didn’t’ The trailblazing computer scientist talks about being in charge of the software for the 1969 Apollo moon landingComputer pioneer Margaret Hamilton was critical to landing astronauts on the moon for the first time on 20 July 1969 and returning them safely a few days later. The young Massachusetts Ins...
19:00 2019-07-13

Margaret Atwood returns us to Gilead in ‘The Testaments’ Margaret Atwood has written the fall’s most anticipated novel, ‘The Testaments,’ the sequel to her classic ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ and a Booker Prize finalist...
21:00 2019-09-04

Margaret Atwood's new novel: A testament to the dangers of totalitarianism today Margaret Atwood's new novel, "The Testaments," takes readers back to the horrors of Gilead. But 34 years after "The Handmaid's Tale" was first published, is that world more fact than fiction today?...
21:39 2019-09-11

Margaret Atwood among 2019 Center for Fiction honorees Literary agent Lynn Nesbit and Margaret Atwood and some of the forces behind the Hulu adaptation of her novel “The Handmaid’s Tale” will be this year’s honorees at the Center for Fiction’s benefit and awards dinner to be held Dec. 10 in New York...
08:39 2019-08-28

Margaret Fulton Brought the World to the Australian Table It’s hard to overstate the cultural impact of the prolific Australian author, who propelled nearly an entire generation toward more open-minded cooking....
17:52 2019-07-31

The Testaments by Margaret Atwood – read the exclusive first extract Set more than 15 years after The Handmaid’s Tale, Atwood’s Booker prize-shortlisted sequel revisits her dystopian republic GileadFirst look review: ‘More than justifies her Booker prize shortlisting’ Continue reading......
22:26 2019-09-04

Margaret Hunter pleads guilty to misuse of campaign funds Margaret Hunter, the wife of Rep. Duncan Hunter, pleaded guilty in a San Diego court Thursday to conspiring to misuse campaign funds on personal expenses....
22:13 2019-06-13

Margaret Atwood's Handmaid's Tale Sequel Is Coming to Hulu, But How? Been feeling like Offred (Elisabeth Moss) should have gotten out of Gilead by now? You're not alone. Even Handmaid's Tale author Margaret Atwood is feeling that struggle with the......
02:00 2019-09-05

The Testaments by Margaret Atwood review – hints of a happy ending Atwood’s angry, pacy sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale admits a ray of light into Gilead’s toxic worldThose of us lucky enough to read The Handmaid’s Tale back when it first appeared in 1985 will remember the shock of a novel that felt both claustrophobically precise and shatteringly prescient. The newl...
09:13 2019-09-15

Salman Rushdie and Margaret Atwood Are in the Running for the Booker Prize (LONDON) — Booker Prize winners Salman Rushdie and Margaret Atwood are contenders again for the coveted fiction trophy. Rushdie, who won in 1981 for “Midnight’s Children,” makes the 13-book longlist for his latest novel, “Quichotte.” Atwood won in 2000 for “...
05:39 2019-07-24

Exclusive: Hulu and MGM Are Developing Margaret Atwood’s The Testaments for the Screen Hulu and MGM will develop Margaret Atwood’s new novel The Testaments for the screen, the partners told TIME exclusively. Bruce Miller, showrunner for the Emmy-winning television adaptation of The Handmaid’s Tale, is involved in discussions about how to best approach the new material. It&...
02:26 2019-09-05

Fans Queue Up As Writer Margaret Atwood Unveils "The Testaments" Margaret Atwood released the much-anticipated sequel to her award-winning 1985 novel "The Handmaid's Tale" on Tuesday, with "The Testaments" set to become a similar smash....
12:13 2019-09-10

Margaret Atwood's Handmaid's Tale Sequel Is Already Being Developed by Hulu The story of Gilead will continue. Hulu and MGM have signed on to adapt Margaret Atwood’s The Testaments, the upcoming sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale, a fresh look at life both in and out of Gilead that stars two new protagonists...along with a very familiar face.Read more......
21:00 2019-09-04

The Handmaid’s Tale Was a Warning. Three Decades Later, Margaret Atwood Is Back With Another Margaret Atwood wants to know more about The Bachelorette. We’re chatting in her publisher’s office in Toronto when I mention the dating show where 30-some men vie for the affection of a single woman, all on camera. She has questions: “Why are they even participating in this?”...
02:26 2019-09-04

Julian Wilson not fazed by shark scares at Margaret River Pro Surfers rushed onto jet skis after sightingFour-foot shark believed to be a juvenile Surfing star Julian Wilson has praised the new safety measures at the Margaret River Pro after being plucked from the water during a shark scare on Tuesday. The Australian was 13 minutes into his semi-final against ...
15:52 2019-06-04

Let's try to come to terms with Gillian Anderson playing Margaret Thatcher on The Crown Few Hollywood performers have maintained a protective layer of imperturbable likability better, or for longer, than Gillian Anderson. To see Anderson pop up in something—Hannibal, American Gods, the revived X-Files—is to know that you’re going to see something interesting, if only because Anderson h...
04:52 2019-09-08

The Testaments by Margaret Atwood review – a dazzling follow-up to The Handmaid’s Tale Margaret Atwood is at her best in this Booker-shortlisted return, three decades on, to the patriarchal dystopia of GileadMargaret Atwood had a cameo in the television series based on her book The Handmaid’s Tale. She played an Aunt in a scene where a woman is ritually shamed by a group of handmaids ...
12:39 2019-09-10

Margaret Trudeau on her JFL42 1-woman show and the struggle of mental illness Margaret Trudeau tackles serious topics in 'Certain Woman of an Age,' most notably the tragic death of her son and her lifelong battle with mental illness....
19:00 2019-09-18

'I genuinely felt she was talking to me': readers review Margaret Atwood's The Testaments The sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale has wowed critics and been shortlisted for the Booker prize. But what do our readers make of it?WARNING: Contains spoilersA gripping read, atmospheric and didn’t disappoint! To me it resonates, to some degree, with what is happening in some parts of the World. Popul...
22:26 2019-09-20

Margaret Atwood: ‘For a long time we were moving away from Gilead. Then we started going back towards it’ The bestselling author of The Testaments talks about her unusual upbringing and why it was time to revisit the dystopia of The Handmaid’s Tale“You are in chaos,” Margaret Atwood decrees calmly over tea. “It’s Cavaliers versus Roundheads.” We meet in London, the afternoon before she is due at Waterst...
02:26 2019-09-21

Margaret Atwood Fans Rejoice as Amazon Completely Screws Other Retailers Amazon, the biggest book vendor in the United States, recently started shipping preorders of Margaret Atwood’s book Testaments. The problem, notably, is that Atwood’s book is not supposed to launch until Tuesday, September 10. Amazon is violating the embargo that all sellers of the book have agreed ...
02:26 2019-09-05

Gillian Anderson Joins The Crown as Margaret Thatcher: Meet the New Cast It's official: Gillian Anderson will play Margaret Thatcher on the upcoming fourth season of The Crown, which is currently in production. The news comes eight months after it was......
02:26 2019-09-08

Margaret Atwood's 'The Testaments' launches in London with handmaids and Pearl Girls Women wearing long silvery dresses and others in red capes and white bonnets set the atmosphere at a bookstore in London for the launch of "The Testaments," Margaret Atwood's long-awaited sequel to "The Handmaid's Tale."...
00:39 2019-09-11

Audible Shows by Margaret Trudeau and Diana Nyad Coming to New York Mrs. Trudeau, the former first lady of Canada, and Ms. Nyad, the endurance swimmer, will perform in three-night limited engagements at the Minetta Lane Theater this fall....
11:00 2019-08-12

Sequel to 'The Handmaid's Tale,' Margaret Atwood's 'The Testaments,' well worth the wait Gilead finally meets its downfall in "The Testaments," Margaret Atwood's much-anticipated sequel to "The Handmaid's Tale."        ...
03:52 2019-09-17

Margaret Atwood's The Testaments' anti-science world is a grim warning Thirty four years after The Handmaid’s Tale and a hit TV show later, Margaret Atwood’s intriguing sequel, The Testaments, highlights the power of narrative...
23:52 2019-09-10

Amazon Accidentally Released Margaret Atwood’s Top-Secret ‘Handmaid’s’ Sequel The company says a “technical error” is responsible for a “small number” of copies of “The Testaments” going out early. Independent booksellers are angry....
19:52 2019-09-06

Factbox: The U.S. opioid epidemic in the courts As opioid-related deaths have soared, thousands of lawsuits have been filed seeking damages from drugmakers and distributors. The following is a summary of where and how the opioid litigation is playing out across the United States:...
05:52 2019-09-17

With EMUI 10, Huawei courts developers EMUI is Huawei’s bespoke Android environment, available across its entire handset lineup. The latest version, EMUI 10, is a dramatic step forward for the company, and introduces a new “dark mode,” as well as a design language that’s unambiguously inspired by print magazines. In short, EMUI 10 will l...
22:26 2019-09-19

Pete Davidson Enjoys a Fun Night Out With Margaret Qualley Amid Dating Rumors Pete Davidson is having some fun while in Italy. After recently sparking romance rumors with actress Margaret Qualley, the Saturday Night Live comedian was spotted hanging out with the......
10:26 2019-09-02

Graeme Gibson, Canadian Author and Margaret Atwood’s Longtime Partner, Dies at 85 Graeme Gibson, the Canadian author of books including Five Legs and Perpetual Motion and longtime partner of author Margaret Atwood, has died. He was 85. His publisher, Penguin Random House, announced his death in a press release Wednesday. Atwood said in a statement that her longtime love “we...
22:00 2019-09-18

Amazon Says Early Release of Margaret Atwood’s Top-Secret ‘Handmaid’s’ Sequel Was an Accident The company says a “technical error” is responsible for a “small number” of copies of “The Testaments” going out early. Independent booksellers are angry....
08:00 2019-09-06

Google used 107,000 solar panels to create a portrait of Apollo 11 pioneer Margaret Hamilton In celebration of the 50th anniversary of NASA’s historic moon landing mission, Google built a massive portrait of Apollo 11 software lead Margaret Hamilton using only solar panels and the reflection of the moon. The impressive art installation, which was set up in the Ivanpah Solar Facility in the ...
17:00 2019-07-19

Margaret Atwood, Salman Rushdie make Man Booker Prize short list Novels by Margaret Atwood, Lucy Ellmann, Bernardine Evaristo, Chigozie Obioma, Salman Rushdie and Elif Shafak have been shortlisted for the 2019 Booker Prize for Fiction....
17:00 2019-09-03

Pete Davidson and Margaret Qualley Hold Hands During Romantic Venice Trip Is it too soon to start singing "that's amore?" Just a few short days after Pete Davidson and Margaret Qualley sparked romance rumors, it appears the pair isn't hiding......
05:00 2019-09-03

Pete Davidson and Margaret Qualley Spotted Together in Italy Amid Dating Rumors Spotted! Hot on the heels of a report claiming Pete Davidson is dating Once Upon a Time in Hollywood actress Margaret Qualley, the possible pair was seen arriving to Venice's Marco......
12:13 2019-08-30

Margaret Atwood’s new work is full of feminist hope. But don’t dumb it down | Natasha Walter The Testaments gives a vivid portrait of female resistance. But we should beware seeing women as merely angels or victimsIn these dark and difficult political times, I often find myself craving clarity, looking for explanations and reassurances – and rarely, if ever, finding what I seek. When I got ...
13:13 2019-09-11

High-yield junk market still attractive: top bond manager Margaret Patel The gains in high-yield junk bonds are not over, thanks to the Federal Reserve's supportive stance on monetary policy, Margaret Patel, one of the mutual-fund industry's longest tenured and most......
00:26 2019-06-12

As Duterte Courts China, U.S. Says Don’t Forget Your Old Friend American officials met with their Philippine counterparts to discuss shared concerns like Islamist militants and China’s aggression on the high seas....
14:13 2019-07-16

Algorithms Should’ve Made Courts More Fair. What Went Wrong? A 2011 Kentucky law requires judges to consult an algorithm when deciding whether defendants must post cash bail. More whites were allowed to go home, but not blacks....
18:39 2019-09-05

Main French Open courts to be lit in 2020 "The four main courts at the French Open will be lit from next year, meaning the top matches will not be interrupted by bad light, organisers said on Sunday."...
06:00 2019-06-10

Why clay courts mold top tennis players The courts at Roland Garros aren’t just a pretty canvas; many players and coaches believe the surface demands a more fit, well-rounded and strategic player....
21:52 2019-06-04

Algorithms should have made courts more fair. What went wrong? Enlarge / The courts have become another frontline in the battle against climate change. (credit: Patrick Feller / Flickr) Kentucky lawmakers thought requiring that judges consult an algorithm when deciding whether to hold a defendant in jail before trial would make the state’s justice system chea...
17:26 2019-09-08

For Donald Trump, Courts Are Another 2020 Battleground Donald Trump’s decision to release a shortlist of potential Supreme Court nominees in the 2016 election for a seat held open by Senate Republicans helped persuade many conservatives to support his campaign. As he heads into re-election, he is again seeking to turn federal courts into a hot top...
21:26 2019-07-09

Georgia courts (mostly) shrug off ransomware attack Enlarge / The latest victim of an apparent wave of Ryuk ransomware has managed to fend off paying attackers, but not everyone is getting away unscathed. (credit: Getty Images) A spokesman for Georgia's Administrative Office of the Courts has confirmed that the AOC's information technology team dis...
01:52 2019-07-03

Von der Leyen courts EU lawmakers in bid to become Commission chief Germany's Ursula von der Leyen made her pitch to European lawmakers on Wednesday to be the next head of the EU executive, promising to focus on promoting the rule of law, digitalization, competitiveness and the fight against climate change....
16:52 2019-07-10

Supreme Court: Federal courts have no say in gerrymandering On its final day before recessing for the summer, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Thursday states have the power to draw their districts as they see fit, and that federal courts have no say in the matter....
18:52 2019-06-27

Ransom hackers hit Georgia courts after cities pay $1M Hackers behind a series of repeating cyberattacks in a number of U.S. cities -- holding hostage computer systems for hundreds of thousands of dollars -- are keeping up the assault after at least two have paid them off....
14:52 2019-07-08

| Trump courts May's would-be successors on UK state visit US President Donald Trump has courted candidates to replace Prime Minister Theresa May during his state visit to Britain, calling Boris Johnson and setting up talks with one of his main rivals, British political sources say....
19:00 2019-06-04

Marijuana Ties Are Hurting More Filers in Bankruptcy Courts The Justice Department is using bankruptcy courts to impose the federal marijuana ban in states that have legalized pot, preventing people who work in the cannabis industry from using bankruptcy to save their home or business....
17:39 2019-06-22

Judge halts immigration arrests at Massachusetts courts BOSTON (AP) — A judge has barred federal authorities from arresting people at Massachusetts courthouses for civil immigration violations while a lawsuit challenging the practice plays out. U.S. District Judge Indira Talwani issued the decision Thursday in the lawsuit brought against U.S. Immigration...
22:13 2019-06-20

Ontario vows to keep fighting carbon tax after 2 courts uphold it On Friday, Ontario’s top court ruled that the Trudeau government is within its rights to impose a carbon pricing system on provinces that do not have their own....
00:00 2019-06-29

Johnson courts Merkel after EU snubs backstop alternatives Boris Johnson will meet the German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin this afternoon, just a day after she added her voice to EU scepticism about his "alternative arrangements" to the Irish backstop....
10:39 2019-08-21

No grass courts? No problem, says Wimbledon king Djokovic "Lack of grass courts in Serbia will not be detrimental to Novak Djokovic\u0027s bid to defend his Wimbledon title, the world number one said in the early stages of his training for the July 1-14 tournament at the All England Club."...
22:00 2019-06-27

U.S. courts Brexit Britain with trade deal talk U.S. President Donald Trump wants to see a successful British exit from the European Union that Washington will support with a U.S.-UK free trade agreement, national security adviser John Bolton told British officials on Monday....
18:26 2019-08-12

Pakistan to create 1,000 courts to tackle violence against women Chief justice says in televised speech that abuse survivors will be able to ‘speak their heart without any fear’Pakistan is to set up more than 1,000 courts dedicated to tackling violence against women, the country’s top judge has announced, seeking to tackle a problem activists say the criminal jus...
06:26 2019-06-20

NC redistricting fight turns to state courts after ruling RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Opponents of North Carolina’s district maps are putting their hopes in state courts after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that federal courts aren’t the place to settle partisan gerrymandering disputes. An election reform group, the state Democratic Party and voters wil...
18:52 2019-06-29

The Stresses of Playing on the French Open‘s Clay Courts European red clay courts demand peak physical conditioning, the dexterity to slide across the baseline and the perseverance to sustain 30-stroke points....
06:13 2019-05-24

Courts free more suspects in case of disappeared students A Mexican official says courts have freed another 24 people who’d been implicated in the disappearance of 43 students — a case that created outrage across the country...
22:26 2019-09-15

U.S. judge bars immigration arrests at Massachusetts courts A federal judge on Thursday ruled that U.S. immigration authorities cannot arrest illegal immigrants at Massachusetts courthouses, the first order of its kind barring courthouse arrests....
03:26 2019-06-21

Hungary to suspend launch of administrative courts: PM aide Hungary will suspend the launch of a new administrative court system indefinitely to allow disputes about judicial independence to be settled, Prime Minister Viktor Orban's chief of staff Gergely Gulyas said on Thursday....
11:39 2019-05-30

Main French Open courts to be lit in 2020: organizers The four main courts at the French Open will be lit from next year, meaning the top matches will not be interrupted by bad light, organizers said on Sunday....
19:00 2019-06-09

Colombia's youth fighting for the Amazon — in the courts and on the streets When young Colombian activists won a historic lawsuit against their government, they thought the rainforest was saved. A year later, they're piling on the pressure to see their leaders act on the ruling....
12:52 2019-07-18

Ronaldo courts Netherlands defender De Ligt for Juventus Netherlands defender Matthijs de Ligt says Cristiano Ronaldo wants him to become his new teammate at Italian club Juventus       ...
16:00 2019-06-10

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

Pete Davidson Supports Rumored Girlfriend Margaret Qualley at Venice Film Festival Premiere There's no sense in hiding, Pete Davidson! The Saturday Night Live star was spotted supporting rumored girlfriend Margaret Qualley at the premiere of her new film, Seberg, at the 2019......
00:39 2019-08-31

Cryptocurrency fraudsters beg courts to return their luxury items, judge says no Two cryptocurrency fraudsters in Canada are asking the courts to give their stuff back claiming the order to seize their assets had been granted improperly. The court isn’t buying it, and has dismissed their appeal, local news reports. Lisa Angela Cheng and Kevin Patrick Hobbs were facing a civil fo...
12:39 2019-08-20

Over 2 Lakh Cases Pending In Courts For 25 years: Justice Gogoi Expressing concern over the pendency of cases, Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi said on Sunday that more than two lakh cases are in courts for 25 years, while over 1,000 cases have not been......
00:39 2019-08-05

Isner advances to final on Newport's hot grass courts Top seeded John Isner overcame extremely hot conditions and a first-set tiebreaker loss to beat fourth-seeded Ugo Humbert of France, 6-7 (4), 7-6 (5), 6-3, Saturday and advanced to the Hall of Fame Open final.        ...
09:39 2019-07-21