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Serena withdraws from Cincy, again due to back

Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Western & Southern Open, citing the same lingering back injury that forced her to retire from Sunday's Rogers Cup final in Toronto....

Serena withdraws from Cincy, again due to back

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Serena withdraws from Cincinnati Masters with back problems Serena Williams withdrew from the Cincinnati Masters on Tuesday due to back problems just days after spasms forced her to retire from the Rogers Cup final in Toronto....
2019-08-14, 09:13

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....
2019-08-14, 04:52

Serena Williams withdraws from Rome with injured knee Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Italian Open ahead of her second-round match against sister Venus due to a continuing left knee injury        ...
2019-05-21, 14:38

Venus stuns holder Bertens in Cincinnati, Serena withdraws Former world number one Venus Williams, playing what she called "smart" tennis, beat defending champion Kiki Bertens 6-3 3-6 7-6(4) in the second round of the Cincinnati Masters on Tuesday before her sister Serena withdrew due to back problems....
2019-08-14, 09:13

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        ...
2019-08-14, 04:52

Ash Barty reaches semifinals in Cincy, on track for No. 1 Top-seeded Ashleigh Barty reached the semifinals of the Western & Southern Open, step closer to the No. 1 world ranking        ...
2019-08-16, 22:52

Boateng, Alvarez score in Galaxy’s 2-0 win over FC Cincy CINCINNATI (AP) — Emmanuel Boateng and Favio Alvarez scored in a three-minute span early in the first half to help the Los Angeles Galaxy beat expansion FC Cincinnati 2-0 Saturday night. Boateng scored his first goal of the minute in the 12th minute, taking a pass in stride running to the left side ...
2019-06-23, 06:13

Madison Keys, Daniil Medvedev get 1st titles in Cincy Madison Keys and Daniil Medvedev won their first Cincinnati titles, concluding a tournament that brought more questions than clarity to the upcoming U.S. Open        ...
2019-08-19, 04:52

Barty upset in Cincy semifinal; Djokovic also knocked out Ashleigh Barty has lost in the semifinals of the Western & Southern Open, missing a chance to return to No. 1 ahead of the U.S. Open. On the men's side, defending champion Novak Djokovic also got upset        ...
2019-08-18, 09:52

Boateng, Alvarez score in Galaxy's 2-0 win over FC Cincy Emmanuel Boateng and Favio Alvarez scored in a three-minute span early in the first half to help the Los Angeles Galaxy beat expansion FC Cincinnati 2-0       ...
2019-06-23, 05:13

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....
2019-09-06, 06:39

U.S. Open Live Updates: Serena Williams Is Back in the Semifinals Williams routed Wang Qiang in 44 minutes. Daniil Medvedev and Elina Svitolina won earlier Tuesday to advance to the Open semifinals for the first time....
2019-09-04, 02:39

| Serena battles through at Wimbledon, Halep storms back to reach SF Serena Williams is just two wins away from equalling Margaret Court's Grand Slam titles record but she wobbled several times in her Wimbledon match against Alison Riske....
2019-07-09, 18:26

Back at US Open, Serena beats Sharapova for 19th time in row 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        ...
2019-08-27, 14:00

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...
2019-08-12, 03:39

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....
2019-08-27, 04:13

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...
2019-08-13, 03:39

Kyrgios withdraws from French Open "Nick Kyrgios has withdrawn from the French Open only days after claiming the event \"sucks\" compared to Wimbledon, according to tournament organisers."...
2019-05-24, 16:26

Unwell Ledecky withdraws from 200, 1,500 freestyle Katie Ledecky withdrew from the 200 meters freestyle and will miss her 1,500 title defense at the world swimming championships later on Tuesday due to illness, USA Swimming said....
2019-07-23, 05:52

Kvitova withdraws from Birmingham Classic Two-times defending champion Petra Kvitova withdrawn from next week's Birmingham Classic as she continues to recover from arm injury that forced her to miss the French Open, Britain's Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) said on Wednesday....
2019-06-12, 19:52

| Injured Wie withdraws from US Women's Open US golfer Michelle Wie said Friday the nagging right wrist injury that has sidelined her since March will keep her out of the US Women's Open next week....
2019-05-25, 02:01

NBA notebook: Harden withdraws from FIBA World Cup Houston Rockets star guard James Harden has withdrawn from playing for USA Basketball in the FIBA World Cup in China, according to the Houston Chronicle....
2019-07-20, 06:26

Fatigued Djokovic withdraws from Montreal event "Novak Djokovic has withdrawn from next month\u0027s Rogers Cup in Montreal in order to get more rest before opening his hard court season, the world number one said on Thursday."...
2019-08-01, 02:01

Tennis: Barty withdraws from Strasbourg International Ashleigh Barty's French Open preparations suffered a blow on Tuesday when a right arm injury forced the Australian's withdrawal from the Strasbourg International....
2019-05-21, 14:32

Rockets' Tucker withdraws from Team USA camp P.J. Tucker said he twisted his left ankle twice during Team USA practices, and the Rockets forward thought it best to withdraw from consideration for the World Cup roster....
2019-08-17, 02:00

Fiat Chrysler Withdraws Its Offer for Renault The plan had faced resistance by some Renault shareholders who argued that the Italian-American conglomerate was undervaluing a crown jewel of French industry....
2019-06-06, 02:00

Planned Parenthood Withdraws From Title X Funding Facing a federal rule that restricts referrals for abortion, the organization decided to reject government funding for family planning for low-income women....
2019-08-19, 21:26

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Withdraws Parole Application After Row Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim, the self-styled "godman" convicted of rape and murder, has withdrawn his parole application that created a nationwide row last week....
2019-07-01, 18:26

Anisimova withdraws from US Open after father's death "Amanda Anisimova has withdrawn from the US Open following the death of her father and coach Konstantin, the USTA [United States Tennis Association] has confirmed."...
2019-08-21, 12:13

Clippers G Shamet withdraws from USA training camp Los Angeles Clippers guard Landry Shamet has withdrawn from USA Basketball Select Team camp, according to a report Friday by ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski....
2019-08-02, 20:52

CannTrust says KPMG withdraws audit report Cannabis producer CannTrust Holdings Inc said on Friday its auditor KPMG LLP has withdrawn its report on the company's financial statements for full-year 2018 and its interim report dated May 13....
2019-08-09, 14:00

Report: Cavaliers' Love withdraws from Team USA Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love joined the growing list of withdrawals from USA Basketball's FIBA World Cup roster, The Athletic reported Wednesday....
2019-07-25, 03:26

Anisimova withdraws from U.S. Open following father's death Rising American teenager Amanda Anisimova has withdrawn from the U.S. Open following the death of her father and longtime coach Konstantin Anisimova, ESPN reported on Monday....
2019-08-20, 08:13

Venezuela Withdraws From Planned Talks With Opposition Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro pulled his government out of negotiations with the opposition aimed at resolving the country’s political crisis after the Trump administration imposed sweeping sanctions against the authoritarian regime...
2019-08-08, 11:00

| Montreal winner Nadal withdraws from Cincinnati Rafael Nadal withdrew from the Cincinnati Masters for the second year in a row after polishing off his US Open preparation with a Montreal title on Sunday....
2019-08-12, 09:52

University of Vermont star withdraws from NBA draft A University of Vermont basketball star who had received several workout invites from NBA teams has officially withdrawn from the draft and will return for his senior year. Coach John Becker told the Burlington Free Press on Monday that Anthony Lamb – who led the Catamounts to their seventh NCAA Tou...
2019-05-28, 04:52

NATO chief says end of nuclear treaty is 'serious setback,' after US withdraws The official demise of a landmark arms control pact between the US and Russia is a "bad day" for stability in Europe, the military alliance's Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg told CNN Friday, hours after the US withdrew from the pact....
2019-08-04, 01:00

Fiat Chrysler Withdraws Offer to Merge With Renault Fiat Chrysler has withdrawn its proposal to merge with Renault after the French auto maker’s alliance partner, Nissan Motor, and the French government balked at the deal....
2019-06-06, 07:52

Fiat Chrysler withdraws Renault merger offer Renault's ongoing delays in whether to engage in formal discussions cited; French government blamed Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has withdrawn its offer of a '50/50 merger' with Renault. If it had gone ahead the deal would have created one of the world's biggest car firms, but a FCA statement sa...
2019-06-06, 10:26

Kvitova withdraws from Toronto event with forearm injury "Twice Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova has withdrawn from next week\u0027s Rogers Cup in Toronto with a nagging forearm injury, Tennis Canada announced on Friday."...
2019-08-02, 17:13

Fiat Chrysler withdraws Renault merger proposal Fiat Chrysler Automobiles withdrew its offer to merge with Groupe Renault on Thursday after the French automaker said it was unable to make a decision on the proposal....
2019-06-06, 03:52

Bevin withdraws from Tour de France with broken ribs Patrick Bevin of New Zealand has withdrawn from the Tour de France ahead of the sixth stage after breaking two ribs in a crash       ...
2019-07-11, 13:52

Zion Williamson withdraws from USA Basketball training camp The New Orleans Pelicans' No. 1 draft pick will spend the rest of his summer preparing for the start of his first NBA season.       ...
2019-07-23, 05:01

Brazil to accept G7 Amazon aid only if Macron withdraws 'insults' Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro said on Tuesday he wants French President Emmanuel Macron to retract "insults" against him before he will countenance accepting an offer of $20 million from the Group of Seven nations to fight forest fires in the Amazon....
2019-08-27, 17:13

Del Potro withdraws from U.S. Open as knee rehab continues Juan Martin del Potro will not compete at this year's U.S. Open as the 2009 champion continues to recover from a knee injury, tournament organizers said on Tuesday....
2019-08-14, 01:39

Kvitova withdraws from French Open, hopeful for Wimbledon Petra Kvitova withdrew from the French Open before her first round match on Monday due to an injury to her forearm but the Czech is hopeful she will be able to compete at Wimbledon....
2019-05-27, 17:13

WHO flags Ebola risk in Rwanda, but then withdraws its report The World Health Organization on Thursday withdrew a report that said an Ebola patient may have entered Rwanda, suggesting the deadly virus could spread to that country for the first time....
2019-07-18, 22:52

US formally withdraws from Reagan-era nuclear pact with Russia Washington and Moscow walked out of the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces treaty that Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev signed in 1987.        ...
2019-08-02, 18:52

Bassey Withdraws from NBA Draft, Will Return for Sophomore Season WKU Athletics BOWLING GREEN, Ky. — WKU Hilltopper Basketball freshman center Charles Bassey officially withdrew from the NBA Draft on Wednesday night and will return to school for his sophomore season.   Bassey had previously declared for the draft without signing with an agent in order to receive e...
2019-05-30, 21:13

Patrick Shanahan withdraws as defense secretary nominee Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan on Tuesday withdrew his nomination to lead the department as a report says the FBI is investigating a domestic violence dispute from nine years ago involving him and his then-wife. “Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan, who has done a wonderful...
2019-06-18, 20:39

Patrick Shanahan withdraws from consideration to be defense secretary Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan on Tuesday withdrew himself from consideration to be formally nominated to head the Defense Department, President Donald Trump announced....
2019-06-18, 21:13

UPDATE 1-Businesswoman Gadhia withdraws from Bank of England job Britain's finance ministry said on Tuesday that Jayne-Anne Gadhia, recently appointed as an executive at U.S. online services provider Salesforce, will no longer take up her appointment on a top Bank of England panel....
2019-08-06, 12:13

Fiat Chrysler withdraws merger offer for Renault Fiat Chrysler said on Wednesday it was withdrawing its $35 billion merger offer for Renault, calling off what would have been a landmark deal to create the world's third-biggest automaker....
2019-06-06, 01:52

Michelle Wie withdraws from US Women's Open with injury Michelle Wie says she has withdrawn from next week's U.S. Women's Open as she recovers from a hand injury        ...
2019-05-25, 02:26

UPDATE 2-Shanahan withdraws from consideration to be U.S. defense secretary Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has withdrawn from consideration to head the U.S. military, President Donald Trump announced on Tuesday, stoking uncertainty about the leadership of the Pentagon at a moment of rising tension with Iran....
2019-06-18, 20:26

Peru swimmer withdraws from Pan Am Games after failed test Peruvian swimmer Mauricio Fiol has pulled out of the Pan Am Games after failing two drugs tests in the run up to the multi-sport event which is being staged in his home city....
2019-08-03, 06:39

Houston Rockets' P.J. Tucker withdraws from Team USA Basketball Houston Rockets veteran forward P.J. Tucker withdrew from USA Basketball's roster, leaving 14 players in contention for 12 roster spots ahead of the 2019 FIBA World Cup....
2019-08-17, 04:26

U.S. withdraws from Soviet-era nuclear missile accord with Russia The United States formally withdrew from a landmark 1987 nuclear missile pact with Russia on Friday after determining that Moscow was violating the treaty, an accusation the Kremlin has denied....
2019-08-03, 06:52

Golf: Recovering Wie withdraws from next week's U.S. Women's Open Former U.S. Women's Open champion Michelle Wie has pulled out of next week's major tournament because of continuing wrist problems, she said on Friday....
2019-05-25, 09:52

Kraft Heinz withdraws outlook after dismal results Kraft Heinz Co reported weak sales on Thursday, prompting the maker of packaged foods to write down the value of several business units by more than $1 billion and drop its full-year forecast as it struggles to lure back customers....
2019-08-08, 20:39

Sharapova withdraws from Rome with lingering shoulder injury Three-time champion Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from the upcoming Italian Open as she continues to recover from a right shoulder injury        ...
2019-05-21, 14:38

Baltimore withdraws lawsuit against owner of Preakness track BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore has withdrawn a lawsuit against the owners of the historic city racetrack that hosts the Preakness Stakes, the Triple Crown series’ middle jewel. Earlier this year, Maryland’s biggest city had asked a court to grant ownership of the Pimlico horse track and the ...
2019-06-12, 20:52

US Withdraws From Nuclear Missile Treaty, Says Russia 'Responsible' The United States on Friday formally abandoned the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty with Russia, a statement from Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said, accusing Moscow of deliberately......
2019-08-02, 22:39

Unwell England midfielder Lingard withdraws from squad "ngland\u0027s Manchester United midfielder Jesse Lingard has pulled out of the national team squad and returned to his club due to illness, the Football Association said on Saturday."...
2019-09-07, 23:13

Bed Bath & Beyond says investor group withdraws board nominees Bed Bath & Beyond Inc said on Wednesday that an investor group, which had pushed for changes at the home goods retailer, has withdrawn its slate of ten board nominees after reaching an agreement with the company....
2019-05-29, 12:52

Planned Parenthood withdraws from federal family planning program WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC NEWS) – Planned Parenthood announced on Monday that it was withdrawing from Title X, the federal family planning program that provides affordable birth control, over a new Trump administration rule that bars clinics in the program from giving abortion provider referrals. ...
2019-08-20, 01:52

Katie Ledecky Withdraws From 2 Races at Swimming Worlds Because of Illness The five-time Olympic champion pulled out of the final for the 1,500-meter freestyle and the qualifying heats for the 200 free on Tuesday, two days after she was upset in the 400 free....
2019-07-23, 09:00

Government Withdraws Enhanced Surcharge On Foreign Investors: 10 Points Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday announced a slew of measures, including the rollback of big ticket budget announcements, to revive the economy, which clocked its lowest rate of growth in......
2019-08-23, 17:00

Hong Kong’s Carrie Lam formally withdraws extradition bill Carrie Lam, Hong Kong’s embattled chief executive, formally withdrew the controversial extradition bill that sparked months of tense protests that played out on an international stage....
2019-09-04, 21:00

Trump Withdraws Controversial Push To Add Citizenship Question To Census President Donald Trump on Thursday backed down from his controversial push to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census, effectively conceding defeat in a battle he had revived last week and......
2019-07-12, 04:39

Nike withdraws sneaker as colonial-era US flag proves controversial A shoe from the US firm featuring a former version of the American flag has been withdrawn. The banner, known as the "Betsy Ross" flag, has links to a period of slavery....
2019-07-03, 04:52

Patrick Shanahan Withdraws Nomination as Defense Secretary and Steps Down Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has decided to pull out from the nomination process to become full-time Defense Secretary amid news reports that he, his ex-wife and son were involved in domestic violence incidents in 2010 and 2011. “It is unfortunate that a painful and deeply persona...
2019-06-18, 23:39

FCA withdraws Renault merger offer, blaming French state Fiat Chrysler pulled a $35 billion merger offer for Renault. FCA said "political conditions in France do not currently exist for such a combination to proceed successfully."...
2019-06-06, 12:39

Trump withdraws John Ratcliffe’s bid to be next Director of National Intelligence President Trump announced Friday, via tweet, that he was withdrawing Rep. John Ratcliffe’s nomination to be the next Director of National Intelligence. “Our great Republican Congressman John Ratcliffe is being treated very unfairly by the LameStream Media. Rather than going through months of slander...
2019-08-02, 21:52

Tiger Woods withdraws from PGA Tour event with side strain Struggling with his game and his ailing body, Tiger Woods has withdrawn from the PGA Tour's Northern Trust event because of a "mild oblique strain that led to pain and stiffness."...
2019-08-10, 11:00

Washington Governor Inslee withdraws bid for U.S. Democratic presidential nomination Washington state Governor Jay Inslee, who made the fight against climate change the focus of his White House campaign, said on Wednesday he was withdrawing from the race for the 2020 U.S. Democratic presidential nomination....
2019-08-22, 06:39

Simmons backflips, withdraws from Australia's Word Cup squad Ben Simmons' new contract extension with the Philadelphia 76ers came with bad news for Australian basketball fans _ he won't play for the Boomers at the World Cup.       ...
2019-07-17, 03:39

Ramsey withdraws from Wales squad ahead of Euro qualifier "Wales midfielder Aaron Ramsey has withdrawn from the national squad for the upcoming European Championship qualifier against Azerbaijan and an international friendly with Belarus next month, the Welsh national team said on Tuesday."...
2019-08-27, 19:13

Indiabulls Housing Shares Rise As Petitioner Withdraws Case The company said on Wednesday the petitioner had admitted in court that the petition was defective in nature and that he would approach the court after rectifying it....
2019-06-13, 12:13

Independent Minister Quits, Withdraws Support To Karnataka Coalition As the ruling Congress-JDS coalition continues to be in full crisis mode, lawmakers from the grand old party arrived at Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara's home for a breakfast meeting....
2019-07-08, 08:39

Silverstone F2: Prema's Gelael withdraws hours before feature race Prema Racing driver Sean Gelael has withdrawn from this weekend's Silverstone Formula 2 round citing 'personal reasons', after being given a grid-drop just before the first race...
2019-07-13, 16:26

Top-seeded Barty withdraws from French Open warm-up event Top-seeded Ashleigh Barty has withdrawn from the Internationaux de Strasbourg clay-court tournament because of a right arm injury        ...
2019-05-21, 18:39

Jonah Bolden withdraws from Australia's Basketball World Cup squad Bolden has returned to the US for personal reasonsDeng Adel and Brock Motum in the mix as replacements for the BoomersBoomers teammates have thrown their support behind Jonah Bolden, who has withdrawn from Australia’s Basketball World Cup squad for personal reasons. After impressing in the two-match...
2019-08-19, 10:52

Planned Parenthood withdraws from Title X family planning program Planned Parenthood announced on Monday that it was withdrawing from Title X, the federal family planning program that provides affordable birth control, over a new Trump administration rule that bars clinics in the program from giving abortion provider referrals. Calling the provision an “unet...
2019-08-21, 02:00

Brazil Open To G7 Aid For Amazon Fires If France "Withdraws Insults" Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said Tuesday he was open to discussing G7 aid for fighting fires in the Amazon if his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron "withdraws insults" made against him....
2019-08-28, 03:26

In a Blow to Maduro, Russia Withdraws Key Defense Support to Venezuela Russia has withdrawn key defense advisers from Venezuela, an embarrassment for President Nicolás Maduro as Moscow weighs the leader’s political and economic resilience against growing U.S. pressure....
2019-06-02, 20:13

Christian Coleman cleared after USADA withdraws doping charges Coleman faced the prospect of missing the world championships and the Olympics, but the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency withdrew a possible two-year ban because of a technicality in how the dates of drug tests are recorded....
2019-09-03, 03:39

Former champion Justin Thomas withdraws from PGA Championship with wrist injury Thomas won the 2017 PGA Championship, his first career major, by two strokes ahead of Francesco Molinari, Louis Oosthuizen and Patrick Reed.        ...
2019-05-21, 14:52

Amazon fires: Brazil will only accept help if Macron withdraws 'insults' Brazil's president says he will only accept an offer of international aid to fight the devastating Amazon fires if French leader Emmanuel Macron withdraws his "insults"....
2019-08-28, 10:52

GeoPark withdraws request for key permit to drill for crude in Peru GeoPark has withdrawn its request for an environmental permit to begin drilling for crude in the Peruvian Amazon amid protests from indigenous tribes, the oil company said on Thursday....
2019-06-21, 04:39

Katie Ledecky withdraws from 2 events at world championships due to illness Katie Ledecky will not participate in the 200-meter freestyle prelims nor the 1,500-meter final at the world swimming championships due to illness.       ...
2019-07-23, 05:01

Brazil withdraws diplomatic invite to Venezuelan opposition envoy Brazil's government withdrew an invitation to an official ceremony sent to the envoy for Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guiadó, she said on Friday, playing down the idea that it showed skepticism from President Jair Bolsonaro's ex-military advisers....
2019-05-31, 17:13

Hong Kong: Carrie Lam withdraws controversial extradition bill Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam has caved into pressure from protesters by withdrawing the bill. Speaking in a video statement Lam cited the need to "allay public concerns."...
2019-09-04, 12:39

Raj Thackeray To Appear Before Probe Agency; Party Withdraws Thane Bandh MNS chief Raj Thackeray will appear before the Enforcement Directorate or ED in connection with a money laundering probe and has appealed to the party workers not to protest over the issue, a party......
2019-08-20, 15:26

Planned Parenthood withdraws from federal program over Trump rule Group’s acting president and CEO says centers will remain open but predicts many women will ‘delay or go without’ carePlanned Parenthood said on Monday it was withdrawing from the federal family planning program rather than abide by a new Trump administration rule prohibiting clinics from referring ...
2019-08-20, 11:52

Michigan Rep. Justin Amash Formally Withdraws From House GOP Caucus WASHINGTON — Rep. Justin Amash of Michigan formally withdrew from the House Republican conference Monday, days after announcing he is leaving the GOP because he has become disenchanted with partisan politics and “frightened by what I see from it.” Amash, who had been the only Repub...
2019-07-09, 03:00

De Blasio ‘temporarily’ withdraws TLC chief nominee after ‘awful’ hearing Mayor Bill de Blasio has “temporarily” withdrawn the nomination of Jeff Roth to lead the city’s Taxi and Limousine Commission. The news comes four days after Roth’s disastrous confirmation hearing, where the former TLC deputy commissioner deflected question after question abo...
2019-07-23, 02:01

Maria Sharapova withdraws from French Open, citing right shoulder Two-time French Open champion Maria Sharapova has pulled out of the year's second Grand Slam tournament because of her injured right shoulder.        ...
2019-05-21, 14:38

California congressman Eric Swalwell withdraws from 2020 presidential race Swalwell announces departure as billionaire Tom Steyer prepares to make late entry into the crowded Democratic fieldCalifornia congressman Eric Swalwell has withdrawn from the 2020 presidential race, ending his longshot candidacy for the Democratic Party’s nomination to instead focus on his re-elect...
2019-07-09, 00:26

French Open: Caroline Wozniacki upset, No. 2 Petro Kvitova withdraws Veronika Kudermetova upset Caroline Wozniacki and Petra Kvitova withdrew from her match against Sorana Cirstea on Monday at the French Open in Paris....
2019-05-27, 21:52

China Elected Food and Agriculture Organisation Head, India Withdraws China's Qu Dongyu has been elected the Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) - a race from which India withdrew its candidate earlier this month....
2019-06-24, 09:13

Nominee to head U.S. export controls bureau withdraws -Commerce Dept President Donald Trump's nominee to oversee the U.S. Commerce Department bureau that controls exports of sensitive technology to foreign companies, like China's Huawei Technologies, has withdrawn from the confirmation process, the department said on Thursday....
2019-08-29, 22:52

PSA's shares rise as Fiat Chrysler withdraws merger offer for Renault Shares in Peugeot-carmaker PSA rose on Thursday, as analysts examined the possibility that Fiat Chrysler (FCA) might turn back to PSA after FCA withdraw a merger offer for Renault....
2019-06-06, 10:52

Nick Kyrgios withdraws from French Open for second successive year due to illness Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios has withdrawn from the French Open, just days after saying the clay-court tournament 'sucks' in comparison to Wimbledon....
2019-05-25, 02:13

Nominee to head U.S. export controls bureau withdraws: Commerce Department President Donald Trump's nominee to oversee the U.S. Commerce Department bureau that controls exports of sensitive technology to foreign companies, like China's Huawei Technologies, has withdrawn from the confirmation process, the department said on Thursday....
2019-08-29, 23:13

After months of protests, Hong Kong leader withdraws extradition bill Hong Kong's embattled leader Carrie Lam has finally fully withdrawn a controversial bill that allowed extradition to mainland China and sparked three months of dramatic protests in the financial hub....
2019-09-04, 17:52

Brazil may accept G7 Amazon aid if France's Macron withdraws 'insults': Bolsonaro Brazil may accept an offer of at least $20 million from the Group of Seven nations to fight fires in the Amazon rainforest, but only if French President Emmanuel Macron withdraws his "insults," President Jair Bolsonaro said on Tuesday....
2019-08-27, 15:39

Russia withdraws key defense advisers support to Maduro, seen as major setback Russia has withdrawn key defense advisers from Venezuela, an embarrassment for President Nicolás Maduro as Moscow weighs the leader’s political and economic resilience against growing U.S. pressure....
2019-06-03, 08:39

Kyle Lowry withdraws from USA FIBA World Cup team due to thumb injury He had surgery last month to repair a torn tendon that dogged him during the NBA playoffs, and was hopeful of being on the floor as early as Tuesday when the Americans resume practice in El Segundo, California....
2019-08-13, 00:52

French Open: Caroline Wozniacki Loses; Petra Kvitova Withdraws In a performance emblematic of a difficult season, Wozniacki fell Monday in the first round to Veronika Kudermetova. Kvitova pulled out because of an injured left forearm....
2019-05-27, 18:39

Tiger Woods withdraws from PGA Tour playoff event with oblique strain Tiger Woods withdrew several hours before his scheduled second round tee time at the Northern Trust on Friday due to an oblique strain.       ...
2019-08-09, 17:52

University of Vermont star withdraws from NBA draft to finish senior year A University of Vermont basketball star who had received several workout invites from NBA teams has officially withdrawn from the draft and will return for his senior year....
2019-05-28, 03:13

Hong Kong leader withdraws extradition bill that sparked protests The bill sparked massive protests that have become increasingly violent and caused the airport to shut down earlier this month.        ...
2019-09-04, 13:52

UPDATE 1-Bed Bath & Beyond says investor group withdraws board nominees after agreement Bed Bath & Beyond Inc said on Wednesday a group of activist investors, which had pushed for sweeping changes at the home goods retailer, has withdrawn its slate of 10 board nominees after reaching an agreement with the company....
2019-05-29, 13:26

Hong Kong Leader Withdraws the Extradition Bill That Sparked Weeks of Unrest The embattled leader of Hong Kong, Chief Executive Carrie Lam, has formally withdrawn a divisive bill that sparked the worst political crisis the Chinese enclave has seen in decades. “The government will formally withdraw the bill in order to fully allay public concerns,” Lam said in a t...
2019-09-04, 12:39

Hong Kong leader withdraws China extradition bill that fueled protests Demonstrators’ demands have moved beyond just the bill, and even pro-establishment lawmakers believe the concession by Carrie Lam may be insufficient....
2019-09-04, 20:39

Fiat Chrysler Withdraws Merger Offer For Renault, Blames French Politics Fiat Chrysler said it has abandoned its $35 billion merger offer for Renault, blaming French politics for scuttling what would have been a landmark deal to create the world's third-biggest automaker....
2019-06-06, 11:52

UPDATE 2-SNC-Lavalin withdraws 2019 forecast, plans to sell resources unit Struggling construction and engineering firm SNC-Lavalin Group Inc on Monday withdrew its forecast for 2019, citing significantly lower results as it considers options for its resources unit and exits fixed-price contracts....
2019-07-22, 18:13

John Daly withdraws from British Open after spider bite, being denied use of cart John Daly detailed an incident on Sunday describing how he suffered a bite from a brown recluse spider in England. He also wasn't allowed cart.       ...
2019-07-09, 17:39

American teen tennis sensation withdraws from US Open after father's sudden death Rising American teen tennis star Amanda Anisimova is withdrawing from the upcoming U.S. Open after the sudden death of her father, her agent said Tuesday....
2019-08-20, 17:52

Nike Defends Pulling 'Betsy Ross' Sneaker as Arizona Governor Withdraws Aid Nike Inc. said it was “proud of its American heritage” and was committed to creating jobs in the U.S. after Arizona’s governor said he was withdrawing financial incentives the state had promised the sneaker giant to open a plant because of its decision to cancel a shoe with an early American flag....
2019-07-02, 23:52

Hong Kong's leader withdraws extradition bill that ignited mass protests Chief executive did not concede to other demands including an inquiry into police violenceHong Kong’s leader, Carrie Lam, has said her government will formally withdraw an extradition bill that has ignited months of protests and plunged the territory into its biggest political crisis in decades.In a...
2019-09-05, 05:26

World No. 1 Naomi Osaka withdraws mid-match from Western & Southern Open with injury Early in the third set of a quarterfinal match Friday on Center Court, World No. 1 Naomi Osaka injured her left knee and could not continue        ...
2019-08-17, 04:52

In Defiance of Trump's 'Gag Rule,' Planned Parenthood Withdraws From Title X; Low-Income Women Most Likely to be Affected The fears of low-income women who rely on Planned Parenthood for reproductive health services were confirmed on Monday: In response to attempts by the Trump administration to stifle abortion rights by imposing a gag order on health practitioners, the 103-year-old organization announced that it has o...
2019-08-20, 01:00

California lawmaker withdraws bill banning flavored tobacco products after 'hostile amendments' A proposed California bill that would prohibit sales of flavored tobacco products in stores and vending machines in the nation's most populous state was withdrawn Thursday....
2019-05-24, 05:26

Hong Kong Leader Formally Withdraws the Extradition Bill That Sparked Weeks of Unrest The embattled leader of Hong Kong, Chief Executive Carrie Lam, has formally withdrawn a divisive bill that sparked the worst political crisis the Chinese enclave has seen in decades. The move satisfies one the protesters’ key demands. But critics say the concession is unlikely to bring an end ...
2019-09-04, 18:13

UPDATE 3-Fiat Chrysler withdraws merger offer for Renault, blames French politics Fiat Chrysler said it has abandoned its $35 billion merger offer for Renault , blaming French politics for scuttling what would have been a landmark deal to create the world's third-biggest automaker....
2019-06-06, 07:52

Woman Who Wanted to Keep Michigan Town White ‘As Possible’ Withdraws Her City Council Bid, But Not Before Saying More Racist Nonsense Jean Cramer, a city council candidate in Michigan who publicly said she wanted to keep her community as white “as possible,” withdrew her candidacy on Monday....
2019-08-28, 03:52

UPDATE 2-Fiat Chrysler withdraws merger offer for Renault, blames French politics Fiat Chrysler said on Wednesday it was withdrawing its $35 billion merger offer for Renault, blaming French politics for scuttling what would have been a landmark deal to create the world's third-biggest automaker....
2019-06-06, 02:39

John Ratcliffe: Trump's intelligence chief pick withdraws amid qualification doubts The Texas congressman is a known Trump ally who questioned former special counsel Robert Mueller during testimony last weekDonald Trump’s pick for national intelligence director, John Ratcliffe, withdrew from consideration Friday after just five days as he faced growing questions about his experienc...
2019-08-03, 10:13

Regis Prograis withdraws from World Boxing Super Series, leaving Josh Taylor without an opponent Regis Prograis has filed a lawsuit against World Boxing Super Series organisers, Comosa AG, on the basis of a ‘breach of contractual obligations’ The post Regis Prograis withdraws from World Boxing Super Series, leaving Josh Taylor without an opponent appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-08-10, 12:26

Shanahan Withdraws as Defense Secretary Nominee, Mark Esper Named Acting Pentagon Chief President Trump on Tuesday pulled the nomination of Patrick Shanahan to be the permanent defense secretary, saying on Twitter that Mr. Shanahan would devote more time to his family....
2019-06-18, 21:13

Candidate who wanted city as white 'as possible' withdraws from council race in Michigan Marysville Mayor Dan Damman said Jean Cramer submitted a letter withdrawing Monday, after she said she wanted the town to be as white "as possible."        ...
2019-08-27, 02:13

Vergne seals back-to-back FE titles as Frijns wins New York finale Jean-Eric Vergne sealed the 2018/19 ABB FIA Formula E drivers title despite finishing down in seventh place in the second New York race, which was won by Robin Frijns...
2019-07-15, 10:52

Bundesliga transfers: Schalke sign left back, Szalai back at Mainz Schalke have secured another promising talent in defense, signing an U19 European champion for two years. Elsewhere, Hungarian striker Adam Szalai has returned to his first club in Germany. Get the latest here!...
2019-08-31, 04:52

One in 144 million: Two amateur golfers record holes-in-one on same hole in back-to-back swings Rob Gaboriault and Bob Maritano each aced the 10th hole at Links at Lang Farm on back-to-back swings in Vermont.       ...
2019-08-28, 22:00

Crystal Palace lack of depth concerns Roy Hodgson despite back-to-back wins Crystal Palace claimed their first home win of the season on Saturday, but Roy Hodgson remains concerned over a lack of depth in certain areas of his squad....
2019-09-01, 23:52

Back to school, and back to another year of our dumb education funding system The property tax-dependent education funding system creates a massive disconnect between the consumers of education and those providing it, Jake Novak writes....
2019-09-04, 21:52

Jean-Eric Vergne crowned back-to-back Formula E champion Frenchman Jean-Eric Vergne became the first driver to successfully defend the Formula E title as a seventh-placed finish in the final race of the 2018-19 season in New York Sunday was enough to wrap up the championship....
2019-07-15, 04:26

#TheSquad Claps Back at Trump’s ‘Go Back’ to Your Own Country Comments, Saying They Won’t Take the Bait Congress’ Fab Freshmen squaded up against Donald Trump Monday, calling his attacks on them racist click bait that wasn’t going to deter them from working on the issues the people sent them to the House to solve — including impeaching him if necessary....
2019-07-16, 09:52

Mercedes first to win back-to-back Grand Turismo World Tour finals Mercedes was victorious in the fourth 2019 Gran Turismo World Tour event at Red Bull's Hangar-7 in Austria, becoming the first-ever manufacturer to win back-to-back finals...
2019-09-14, 00:26

A minor league hockey team won back-to-back titles. Then it kept the trophy. "I don't know if I should say this or not, but Colorado kept the trophy, if you can believe it," Patrick Kelly, commissioner emeritus of the ECHL, said on a Toledo radio station....
2019-06-02, 07:00

Back-to-Back Bursts of Gun Violence in El Paso and Dayton Stun Country In a country that has become nearly numb to men with guns opening fire in schools, at concerts and in churches, shooting in Texas and Ohio left the public shaken....
2019-08-05, 03:39

Frijns wins in New York as Vergne seals back-to-back FE titles Jean-Eric Vergne sealed the 2018/19 ABB FIA Formula E drivers title despite finishing down in seventh place in the second New York race, which was won by Robin Frijns...
2019-07-15, 08:13

| Van Aert clinches back to back Dauphine stages, Yates in yellow Wout van Aert won a second successive stage of the Criterium du Dauphine with victory on day five as Britain's Adam Yates remained in the leader's yellow jersey....
2019-06-13, 19:26

Ash Barty edges closer to back-to-back US Open doubles titles Barty and Victoria Azarenka move into semi-finalsAustralian set to regain world No 1 singles rankingDifferent partner, same result for Ashleigh Barty as Australia’s top tennis player took a giant stride towards notching another major milestone in her incredible 2019 season. Barty powered into the US...
2019-09-04, 06:13

Georgia lawmaker who said man told her to 'go back where you came from' walks back part of claim A Georgia state lawmaker has walked back a significant part of her viral claim that a white man told her to "go back where you came from" during a testy argument in a supermarket checkout lane, after the man denied the encounter unfolded the way she described....
2019-07-22, 17:13

Thirty dead in 13 hours: US reckons with back-to-back mass shootings Twenty-one killed in El Paso and nine killed in Dayton, OhioUS reels from killings as Trump faces criticism over immigrationA shattering weekend in which two mass shootings left at least 30 people dead and injured dozens put Donald Trump at the center of a storm of outrage over racism and the failur...
2019-08-05, 19:26

Back-to-Back Outbreaks of Gun Violence in El Paso and Dayton Stun Country In a country that has become nearly numb to men with guns opening fire in schools, at concerts and in churches, shooting in Texas and Ohio left the public shaken....
2019-08-05, 16:13

Red flag gun laws garner ‘wave of support’ in Congress after back-to-back mass shootings A bipartisan proposal by Sen. Lindsey Graham, and Richard Blumenthal, is gaining momentum following weekend mass shootings in Texas and Ohio that left 31 people dead....
2019-08-07, 15:00

Watch: Former Cowboys QB Tony Romo wins back-to-back celebrity golf titles Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo won his second consecutive celebrity golf title, beating former Major League Baseball pitcher Mark Mulder by two strokes at the American Century Championship....
2019-07-15, 20:39

Mozambique pledging conference hopes to soften devastating blow of back-to-back cyclones As some 1.85 million people in Mozambique try to recover from back-to-back cyclones Idai and Kenneth, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) on Friday kicked off a two-day pledging forum to drum up funds to help get the vulnerable country get back on its feet....
2019-05-31, 21:52

Back to life, back to virtual reality as music stars return to stage as holograms As a Whitney Houston 3D tour is announced, the race is on to make hi-tech concerts just like the real thingThe Beatles live in the Cavern, Ziggy Stardust’s last outing at the Hammersmith Apollo, or Jimi Hendrix on the Isle of Wight: all these landmark gigs may soon await even fans who were not born...
2019-05-26, 19:01

Evian in a heat wave starts back-to-back women's golf majors The Evian Championship begins back-to-back major championships in women's golf for the first time in six decades       ...
2019-07-24, 19:26

Trump says he disagrees with ‘send her back’ chant directed at Rep. Omar during his rally despite his previous ‘go back’ tweet Several in the GOP sought to walk a fine line between criticizing the chant and supporting the president’s efforts to turn Somali-born Omar and three other minority lawmakers into the face of the Democratic Party....
2019-07-18, 20:13

Swanson, Freeman go back-to-back as Braves beat Giants 9-2 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Dansby Swanson and Freddie Freeman hit back-to-back homers in the second inning, when Atlanta scored six unearned runs after San Francisco botched a double play, and the surging Braves beat the Giants 9-2 on Wednesday night. Austin Riley also homered for the Braves. Max Fried al...
2019-05-23, 09:52

Bear bites back after camera records back scratch An Asian Black Bear has been filmed having a good back scratch at the Land of the Leopard national park in Russia's Far East. Soon after the bear finds and chomps down on the camera. (June 18)        ...
2019-06-18, 22:39

Gardner, Ford go back-to-back in 9th, Yanks beat A's 5-4 Brett Gardner and pinch-hitter Mike Ford hit back-to-back homers off A's closer Liam Hendriks, and the New York Yankees walked off for the second straight game, rallying from four runs down to beat the Oakland Athletics 5-4       ...
2019-09-01, 23:26

Nearly 30 dead in 13 hours: US reckons with back-to-back mass shootings 20 killed in El Paso, Texas, and nine killed in Dayton, OhioUS reels from killings as Trump faces criticism over immigrationA shattering weekend in which two mass shootings left at least 29 people dead and injured dozens put Donald Trump at the center of a storm of outrage over racism and the failur...
2019-08-05, 09:00

'Go back' tweet row: Trump hits back after accusations of racism Donald Trump has hit back after being accused of making "racist and disgusting" remarks about Democratic congresswomen from black and minority ethnic (BAME) backgrounds....
2019-07-15, 06:26

Olson, Canha go back-to-back in A's 6-2 win over Mariners Matt Olson and Mark Canha hit back-to-back home runs in the fourth inning, and the Oakland Athletics beat the slumping Seattle Mariners 6-2 for their seventh straight win        ...
2019-05-25, 10:39

AOC hits back after Trump tweets ‘go back’ to your country Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ​slapped back Sunday at President Trump for suggesting that she and three other freshman Democrats “go back” to the countries they’re from, saying he’s irked at them because they push back at his version of America. “​You are angry because ...
2019-07-15, 05:01

Alonso claims back-to-back victories in Toyota one-two "Fernando Alonso claimed back-to-back victories at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, overtaking the rival Toyota on the final hour before holding on to win the famous sportscar race."...
2019-06-16, 16:26

| SA Emerging XI seek back-to-back wins in Tri-Series The South Africa Emerging XI are bracing themselves for a key double clash over the next three days, including a match against their counterparts from Sri Lanka....
2019-07-03, 16:39

Michael Avenatti to face back-to-back arraignments in one day It’s going to be a tough day Tuesday for disgraced celebrity lawyer Michael Avenatti — he faces two nearly back-to-back arraignments in Manhattan federal court. Avenatti’s first scheduled appearance involves charges that he tried to shake down athletic-gear giant Nike for $20 milli...
2019-05-27, 21:00

"Took Me 9 Months To Get Back To Flying, Abhinandan Back In 6": Air Chief Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa commended Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman for qualifying for a swift comeback to flying duties after he ejected from his MiG-21 Bison in February. The Air Force chief......
2019-09-03, 13:39

Watch: Reds hit back-to-back HRs in first, trounce Indians Nick Senzel and Joey Votto started Wednesday's game against the Cleveland Indians with back-to-back home runs and the Cincinnati Reds never looked back, winning 7-2....
2019-06-13, 15:52

'You're better than that:' Geraldo Rivera hits back at Trump for telling progressive freshman congresswomen to 'go back' to 'broken and crime infested' countries Michael Loccisano/Getty Images Fox News commentator Geraldo Rivera fired back at President Donald Trump on Sunday for a series of tweets he sent out earlier in the day. Trump on Sunday morning targeted "progressive Democratic congresswomen," — most likely referring to the "Squad" of freshman...
2019-07-15, 09:26

Brazil's president says country will only accept G7 Amazon aid if Emmanuel Macron 'withdraws his insults' Brazil's president has said the country will only take aid money from the G7 to help with the Amazon fires if Emmanuel Macron "withdraws his insults" towards him....
2019-08-27, 20:26

Back-to-back hurricanes churn towards Hawaii Back-to-back hurricanes churned in the eastern Pacific on Wednesday towards Hawaii, with one set to lose punch when it reaches the U.S. archipelago state even as its mate gains might....
2019-07-31, 18:00

Olson, Canha go back-to-back in A’s 6-2 win over Mariners OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — With six home runs in his last nine games, Mark Canha is trying to do his best impression of Oakland teammate Khris Davis. That’s going to be critical in the coming weeks while Davis continues to recover from a sore left hip. Canha went deep for the third consecutive gam...
2019-05-25, 12:39

| Serena through to Wimbledon 2nd round Seven-time Wimbledon champion Serena Williams moved into the second round at Wimbledon with a hard-fought win over Italian qualifier Giulia Gatto-Monticone....
2019-07-02, 20:13

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 ...
2019-07-15, 19:26

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...
2019-07-10, 02:13

What Changed After Serena vs. the Umpire? Not Much. Last year’s U.S. Open women’s final ended with accusations of sexism and confusion about the rules on coaching during matches. But tennis leaders can’t agree on what, if anything, to fix....
2019-08-24, 07:39

Serena's 20 years at the US Open Many of Serena Williams' career highs and lows have come at the US Open. As she vies for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title, we recount two decades' worth of memories in the Big Apple....
2019-08-26, 18:52

What Changed After Serena vs. the Umpire? Not Much Last year’s U.S. Open women’s final ended with accusations of sexism and confusion about the rules on coaching during matches. But tennis leaders can’t agree on what, if anything, to fix....
2019-08-26, 23:00

CFE EXPERIENCES BUSIEST WEEK IN ITS HISTORY;Single-Day Volume Reaches Consecutive Highs on Thursday and Friday,VIX Futures Sets Back-to-Back Daily Trading Records CHICAGO, May 10, 2010 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that the Exchange set several new trading records during the week ended Friday, May 7, 2010. From May 3 through May 7, CFE experienced the most active trading week in its history as a total of 155,672 contracts changed han...
2019-05-22, 02:26

A 24th Slam for Serena or a second for Simona? "Serena Williams enters her 11th Wimbledon final knowing she is just one title away from equalling Margaret Court’s record of 24 Grand Slams held since the 1970s."...
2019-07-12, 14:39

Serena showed 'bad personality', says Thiem Dominic Thiem accused Serena Williams of showing "bad personality" after he was asked to interrupted a post-match news conference to make room for the American following her French Open defeat....
2019-06-02, 21:52

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 in the second round of the Rogers Cup        ...
2019-08-08, 09:52

‘I know how to play’: True, Serena, especially at Wimbledon WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Serena Williams says she’s feeling better as Wimbledon is about to get started. Her coach, Patrick Mouratoglou, says the seven-time Wimbledon champion doesn’t have pain anymore in a left knee that was at least partly responsible for Williams playing only 12 matc...
2019-06-30, 00:00

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        ...
2019-08-27, 05:26

| Youngster Gauff reminds Serena of herself American tennis legend Serena Williams says the sight of 15-year-old compatriot Cori Gauff training with her father reminds her of her own early days....
2019-07-01, 17:39

Serena's search for the elusive 'number 24' goes on Just how badly things were going for Serena Williams in Saturday's Wimbledon final against Simona Halep was summed up by a booming plea that came from the crowd: "Wake up Serena!"...
2019-07-14, 04:52

Will she, won't she? Murray waiting on Serena decision Andy Murray wants it, the British fans are desperate for it and the media are working themselves into a frenzy about it but the big question is, will Serena Williams say yes?...
2019-07-02, 19:39

Serena storms into third round in Toronto Serena Williams made a solid start to her first U.S. Open tune-up with a 6-3 6-3 victory over Elise Mertens on Wednesday while Naomi Osaka took a step closer to regaining her world No. 1 ranking by reaching the last 16....
2019-08-08, 06:39

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......
2019-09-04, 09:00

| Meghan at Wimbledon to watch old pal Serena Britain's Meghan turned up at Wimbledon to lend some royal support her friend Serena Williams, who ruled herself out as a godparent to the duchess's son Archie....
2019-07-04, 23:26

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...
2019-09-04, 07:00

Serena, Murray knocked out of mixed doubles The star-power mixed doubles team of Serena Williams and Andy Murray lost in the third round at Wimbledon, knocked out by top-seeded Bruno Soares and Nicole Melichar....
2019-07-10, 18:13

Easy for Nadal and Djokovic, scare for Serena The surroundings looked slightly different but Rafael Nadal was his usual brutal self on a revamped Court Philippe Chatrier as he began his quest for a 12th French Open title on Monday....
2019-05-27, 22:39

| Serena backs Nike after maternity pay controversy Serena Williams backed her sponsor Nike after controversy over the sporting goods giant's maternity policy, saying that "it's about learning from mistakes"....
2019-05-28, 02:39

Serena to face Sharapova in first round of US Open "Serena Williams will face old foe Maria Sharapova in the first round of the US Open as she begins her attempt to win her 24th Grand Slam singles title."...
2019-08-22, 21:13

Serena unlikely to play Wimbledon warmup, says coach Serena Williams is likely to go into Wimbledon without playing a warm-up event because she is still injured, her coach Patrick Mouratoglou has told Reuters....
2019-06-07, 16:13

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 match against Williams, who cut back on unforced errors as she rallied for the win....
2019-08-29, 10:00

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.        ...
2019-07-13, 08:26

Strycova has no fear ahead of Serena clash Unseeded Czech Barbora Strycova believes she has the weapons to upset seven-times champion Serena Williams in Thursday's Wimbledon semi-final and will walk on Centre Court with no fear....
2019-07-10, 19:00

Serena and Sharapova in first-round match at U.S. Open Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova will have their first ever clash at Flushing Meadows at the U.S. Open next week after being drawn against each other in the first round....
2019-08-22, 20:52

| Serena wary of Riske factor at Wimbledon Serena Williams may never get a better chance of equalling Margaret Court's Grand Slam title record in the Wimbledon quarter-finals bereft of the leading lights in women's tennis....
2019-07-08, 22:52

Serena cruises by Muchova into fourth round Serena Williams moved another step closer to a record-tying 24th career Grand Slam title with a comfortable 6-3 6-2 victory over Czech Karolina Muchova on Friday to reach the last 16 at the U.S. Open....
2019-08-31, 07:26

| Equality is my cause: Serena puts King in her place Serena Williams delivered a stinging rebuke to fellow tennis legend Billie Jean King who said she should focus on tennis and stop behaving like a celebrity and fighting for equality....
2019-07-13, 22:13

Factbox: Serena Williams vs. Alison Riske A look at the records of Serena Williams and fellow American Alison Riske before their quarter-final match at Wimbledon on Tuesday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
2019-07-09, 08:00

Serena Williams, Pushed by a Teenager, Keeps on Rolling Caty McNally, a 17-year-old American, took the first set of a second-round match against Williams, who cut back on unforced errors as she rallied for the win....
2019-08-29, 08:52

Djokovic, Serena return to court in Day Five action Novak Djokovic will look to keep recent shoulder injury at bay as he resumes his U.S. Open title defense in the third round, while Serena Williams will look to take another step closer to a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title on Friday....
2019-08-30, 06:26

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

Mother Serena shows her compassionate side The tennis world is more used to seeing the ruthless side of 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams, but since becoming a mother the American's maternal instinct is spilling over into her professional life....
2019-05-30, 20:26

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.        ...
2019-05-21, 14:38

Serena: My fight for equality ends 'in my grave' Asked whether she should focus on tennis over being a celebrity or fighting for equality, Serena Williams responded, "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."...
2019-07-14, 01:00

Serena fined £8,000 for damaging Wimbledon court "Serena Williams was fined £7,988 ($10,000) by the All England Club for damaging one of Wimbledon\u0027s courts with her racket prior to the start of the tournament."...
2019-07-09, 09:13

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        ...
2019-06-02, 17:39

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...
2019-09-02, 09:13

Serena pulls out of Rome with knee injury "Serena Williams pulled out of the Italian Open on Tuesday due to a persistent knee injury which casts doubt on her participation in the French Open which begins this month."...
2019-05-21, 18:39

Tennis-Serena showed 'bad personality', says Thiem Dominic Thiem accused Serena Williams of showing "bad personality" after he was asked to interrupt a post-match news conference to make room for the American following her French Open defeat....
2019-06-03, 09:26

The real Serena finally shows up at Wimbledon A loud and brash Red Arrows flypast over Wimbledon's Court One provided a timely distraction on Saturday that allowed the real Serena Williams to finally show up at the All England Club this year....
2019-07-06, 18:26

Serena finds 'peace' after apologizing to Osaka Serena Williams says in a magazine article that after seeing a therapist, she was able to "find peace" after realizing that she needed to apologize to Naomi Osaka for her behavior at the US Open....
2019-07-09, 18:52

Serena knew she had no chance at French: Mouratoglou Serena Williams' coach Patrick Mouratoglou had written off her chances of winning this year's French Open even before she lost to fellow American Sofia Kenin in the third round on Saturday....
2019-06-02, 17:52

Serena, Djokovic headline Day Three action in New York Serena Williams will resume her quest for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title at the U.S. Open on Wednesday while holder Novak Djokovic and five-times champion Roger Federer also seek passage to the third round....
2019-08-28, 02:39

Serena advances in New York despite ankle injury Serena Williams needed a medical time out in the second set of her 6-3 6-4 win over Petra Martic on Sunday to get treatment on her right ankle but recovered to advance to the U.S. Open quarter-finals....
2019-09-02, 10:00

Serena on extent of ankle injury: 'We'll see tomorrow' Serena Williams charged into the U.S. Open quarter-finals on Sunday but it may have come at a price as the six-times champion suffered a right ankle injury....
2019-09-02, 10:00

Serena mentor on coaching at 2018 final: 'I'd do it again' Patrick Mouratoglou, whose courtside coaching of Serena Williams in last year's dramatic U.S. Open final triggered heated debate, said on Sunday he would not change a thing about his actions....
2019-09-02, 10:00

'I'm available' - Serena and Murray considering mixed doubles partnership "Serena Williams has said she is \u0027available\u0027 in response to the question of a possible partnership with Andy Murray in the mixed doubles at Wimbledon."...
2019-06-29, 17:26

Andreescu KOs Bencic to set up blockbuster final with Serena Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu's dream run at the U.S. Open continued on Thursday as she powered past Belinda Bencic 7-6(3) 7-5 to set up a highly-anticipated final with Serena Williams on Saturday....
2019-09-06, 07:26

Andreescu wins US Open; Serena still stuck on 23 Bianca Andreescu broke Serena Williams' serve six times to win the US Open title in her first career appearance at the event. Williams, meanwhile, remains stuck on 23 Grand Slam titles....
2019-09-08, 02:52

Serena, Halep cruise into Wimbledon final Serena Williams and Simona Halep dominated their semifinal matches at Wimbledon on Thursday, setting up their 12th lifetime meeting Saturday in the women's final....
2019-07-11, 20:26

U.S. Open makes changes after Serena-Ramos incident "A year after Serena Williams infamously clashed with an umpire during her U.S. Open final loss over being assessed multiple violations that confused some viewers, tournament organisers have unveiled changes to make such rulings clearer to fans."...
2019-08-23, 22:52

1 more for 24: Serena to face 19-year-old in US Open final Serena Williams used a strong performance to return to the U.S. Open final and give herself another shot at winning a record-equaling 24th Grand Slam title        ...
2019-09-06, 15:52

As Serena fights for the throne, a duchess watches Amid the excitement of Serena Williams' latest bid for U.S. Open glory, some off-court news buzzed about the plaza at Flushing Meadows: a duchess had come to Queens....
2019-09-08, 03:13

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        ...
2019-08-10, 06:39

| Serena flops again, crashes out of French Open Serena Williams' bid to win a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title was thwarted again when she was knocked out of the French Open by compatriot Sofia Kenin....
2019-06-01, 20:39

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

Serena ready for Svitolina challenge: 'She's a fighter' "Serena Williams has a record-tying 24th career Grand Slam title in reach but will face perhaps her toughest test so far at this year\u0027s US Open when she meets Ukrainian fifth seed Elina Svitolina in the semi-finals on Thursday."...
2019-09-05, 18:39

Elina Svitolina is ready to take down Serena Williams With Cocomania, dramatic upsets and fairy-tale runs dominating the US Open, you might have missed Elina Svitolina, who will face Serena in the semis....
2019-09-06, 00:39

1 more for 24: Serena Williams reaches US Open final again Serena Williams used a strong performance to return to the U.S. Open final and give herself another shot at winning a record-equaling 24th Grand Slam title        ...
2019-09-06, 06:13

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...
2019-09-06, 14:26

| Gauff the ideal new poster girl, says Serena Serena Williams said it was an honour a poster of her had been on Cori Gauff's wall and that soon pictures of the new 15-year-old sensation would inspire others....
2019-07-02, 23:00

Serena, Osaka advance in Toronto to set up rematch Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka advanced to the Rogers Cup quarter-finals on Thursday to set up their first meeting since the American's infamous row with an umpire overshadowed last year's U.S. Open final....
2019-08-09, 11:13

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):...
2019-07-02, 07:00

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):...
2019-07-04, 14:52

Serena’s warmup jacket is fit for a ‘queen’ and ‘goddess’ PARIS (AP) — “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. The 23-time Grand Slam champion took of...
2019-05-27, 21:13

Serena keeps calm and carries on in pursuit of number 24 There were no intimidating roars of "c'mon", few fist pumps and the volume was turned down on the grunting that often accompanies her matches as Serena Williams marched into her 11th Wimbledon singles final on Thursday....
2019-07-11, 23:39

Serena versus Sharapova to headline Day One at U.S. Open There will be no shortage of big-name players in action when the U.S. Open begins on Monday but the talk around New York for days has centered around the marquee matchup between Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova....
2019-08-26, 05:39

Serena to face Andreescu, 19, in US Open final Serena Williams beat Elina Svitolina 6-3, 6-1 on Thursday to give herself another shot at winning a record-equaling 24th Grand Slam title. Standing in her way is 19-year-old Bianca Andreescu, who reached the final in her US Open debut....
2019-09-06, 07:00

200 Years Before the ‘Send Her Back’ Chants, This U.S.-Backed Effort Tried to Send Free Black Americans ‘Back’ Whether or not they knew it, the crowds who cheered President Donald Trump at a July 17 rally in North Carolina by chanting “send her back” in reference to Rep. Ilhan Omar were part of a long American story of telling certain people they don’t belong in the country. The chants &mda...
2019-07-23, 03:39

Serena remains America's best hope at French Open Serena Williams represents the United States' best chance to hoist the French Open trophy this year but questions loom about her fitness after she was forced to withdraw from the Italian Open last week with a knee injury....
2019-05-24, 06:40

Serena powers past Strycova into Wimbledon final Mixed doubles with Andy Murray was fun but Serena Williams got back to the serious business as she powered into her 11th Wimbledon final by overwhelming unseeded Czech Barbora Strycova in a brutal 6-1 6-2 victory on Centre Court on Thursday....
2019-07-11, 20:26

Pain-free Serena looks forward to Riske challenge Serena Williams reached her 14th Wimbledon quarter-final by overwhelming Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro 6-2 6-2 even though she was not at her magnificent best on Court One on Monday....
2019-07-08, 20:00

Stefanos Tsitsipas in Serena-like freakout: US Open umpire out to get me Stefanos Tsitsipas now has something in common with Serena Williams. The rising star from Greece suffered a big setback Tuesday in the first round of the U.S. Open — then attacked the chair umpire for bias after being given a code violation for receiving coaching during the match. The 21-year-...
2019-08-28, 00:52

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....
2019-05-31, 13:52

'What the hell? It's a joke!' - Thiem fumes after being bumped for Serena "Dominic Thiem had to abandon his press conference halfway through to make way for Serena Williams at the French Open - and he wasn\u0027t happy about it."...
2019-06-02, 03:26

| Thiem rages at press conference eviction for Serena Dominic Thiem was left fuming after being kicked out of his own Roland Garros media conference so that a defeated Serena Williams could be accommodated instead....
2019-06-02, 08:52

| Serena picks up steam, crushes Japanese qualifier Serena Williams put her nervy start to the French Open behind her by thrashing Kurumi Nara to step up her bid for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title....
2019-05-30, 15:52

Wimbledon resumes in Week 2 with Coco-Halep, Serena, Big 3 A star-filled cast that includes Serena Williams, 15-year-old sensation Coco Gauff and the men's Big Three of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic is on the schedule as Wimbledon resumes after its traditional day off       ...
2019-07-08, 10:13

Serena Williams won't break Margaret Court's record - and that's OK She is the greatest women’s tennis player of all time and deep down even her biggest critics know it. Wanting it to be beyond any plausible argument is merely completismAnyone who’s followed the women’s tennis tour closely over the last year wasn’t too surprised when Serena Williams came up short in...
2019-09-11, 12:13

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....
2019-07-09, 16:26

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...
2019-05-25, 12:00

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        ...
2019-08-09, 06:52

| 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....
2019-08-24, 22:00

Every weapon at hand for Serena in US Open final, says coach "Serena Williams will have every weapon at her disposal when she steps onto the Arthur Ashe Stadium court on Saturday bidding for a record seventh US Open crown, her coach Patrick Mouratoglou told reporters."...
2019-09-07, 10:13

Serena Williams turns right ankle, holds on for US Open win Serena Williams awkwardly turned her right ankle in the second set of her fourth-round match at the US Open but still won        ...
2019-09-02, 01:52

Serena to begin 2020 season with return to Auckland Former world number one Serena Williams will begin her 2020 season with a return to the Auckland Open in January, her first appearance at the tournament since she was ousted in the second round in 2017....
2019-08-20, 08:13

Serena dismantles Svitolina to reach US Open final "A rampaging Serena Williams moved to the brink of a record equalling 24th career Grand Slam title on Thursday storming past Elina Svitolina 6-3 6-1 to book her spot in the US Open final."...
2019-09-06, 14:00

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.       ...
2019-07-09, 04:39

Murray and Serena confirmed as mixed doubles team "Andy Murray\u0027s team have confirmed the eagerly-awaited news that the British two-time Wimbledon champion will partner Serena Williams in the mixed doubles."...
2019-07-02, 22:26

Serena may seek grasscourt wildcard ahead of Wimbledon Serena Williams said she felt "pretty far away" from her optimal level after suffering a surprise third round defeat at the French Open to Sofia Kenin and suggested she might seek a wildcard entry into a grasscourt tournament in preparation for Wimbledon....
2019-06-01, 22:13

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....
2019-08-31, 17:39

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....
2019-09-08, 06:26

Wimbledon champ Halep up to No. 4, Serena No. 9; Gauff 141st Simona Halep's Wimbledon championship lifts her from No. 7 to No. 4 in WTA rankings; Serena Williams rises to No. 9; Coco Gauff joins top 150        ...
2019-07-15, 20:01

Serena and Halep chase milestones in Wimbledon final Serena Williams no longer wants to obsess about elusive Grand Slam "number 24" and Simona Halep is desperate to win Wimbledon more than to stop the American reaching that milestone but there will be no place for either to hide in Saturday's final....
2019-07-12, 20:26

Andy Murray and Serena Williams set for their once-in-a-lifetime show • Murray’s Wimbledon partner is ‘perhaps greatest player ever’• 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 partne...
2019-07-03, 18:39

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 ...
2019-08-31, 07:00

Serena, Sharapova, Federer among top storylines on road to Wimbledon Will Serena Williams play a tuneup? Can Andy Murray and Maria Sharapova make successful returns? Those are a few of the burning questions in a short but busy grass-court circuit....
2019-06-18, 19:00

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....
2019-07-14, 06:39

Serena survives scare to reach U.S. Open third round Serena Williams survived a second-round scare at the U.S. Open on Wednesday with a 5-7 6-3 6-1 win over American wildcard Catherine McNally to keep alive her hopes of securing a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title....
2019-08-29, 08:26

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."...
2019-06-01, 20:39

Andy, Serena pair for Wimbledon mixed doubles Two-time Wimbledon champ Andy Murray has confirmed he will play mixed doubles with 23-time Grand Slam singles champion Serena Williams at this year's tournament....
2019-07-03, 01:00

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        ...
2019-06-02, 01:39

| Osaka survives as big daddy Djokovic, Serena strolls Naomi Osaka staged a second successive Roland Garros great escape on Thursday as fellow top seed Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams strolled into the last 32....
2019-05-30, 19:52

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....
2019-09-07, 03:26

Kenin stuns Serena in straight sets at French American Sofia Kenin, 20, handed Serena Williams her earliest loss in a Grand Slam event since 2014, beating the 23-time major champion in straight sets at the French Open....
2019-06-02, 01:13

Murray to pair up with Serena for mixed doubles at Wimbledon Britain's Andy Murray ended days of speculation about who he will play mixed doubles with at Wimbledon after confirming he would partner Serena Williams at the grasscourt major....
2019-07-03, 00:13

| Serena v Sharapova showdown seizes spotlight at US Open Serena Williams faces Maria Sharapova in a blockbuster first round match at the US Open, the feature showdown on the first day of the year's final Grand Slam....
2019-08-25, 23:13

Experts' picks: Djokovic a heavy favorite, but what about Serena? Novak Djokovic looks unstoppable heading into New York, and Serena Williams is hard to bet against. Then there are the players who could make some noise at the 2019 US Open. Our experts weigh in....
2019-08-25, 22:26

Serena scraps through unexpected dogfight to reach second round Serena Williams began her first-round clash at Wimbledon in complete comfort, but ended it screaming in delight as she finally suppressed Giulia Gatto-Monticone having been dragged into an unlikely dogfight by the world number 161....
2019-07-03, 00:13

US Open: Serena Williams survives big scare from teenager A 17-year-old Cincinnati serve-and-volleyer threw a wild Serena scare into the night at Arthur Ashe Stadium. Caty McNally, the doubles partner of 15-year-old Coco Gauff and a wild-card entry, played with a reckless abandon and the 111th-ranked player looked poised to post one of the great upsets in ...
2019-08-29, 08:52

| Equality is my cause: Serena puts legend King in her place Serena Williams delivered a stinging rebuke to fellow legend Billie Jean King who said she should focus on tennis and stop behaving like a celebrity and fighting for equality....
2019-07-14, 09:26

Mouratoglou on coaching Serena at 2018 US Open final: 'I'd do it again' "Patrick Mouratoglou, whose courtside coaching of Serena Williams in last year\u0027s dramatic U.S. Open final triggered heated debate, said on Sunday he would not change a thing about his actions."...
2019-09-02, 17:26

Serena proves too strong for Sharapova in U.S. Open showdown Serena Williams trounced old foe Maria Sharapova 6-1 6-1 in their blockbuster first-round clash at the U.S. Open on Monday to get her quest for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title off to a flying start....
2019-08-27, 07:52

Fans betting on sentimental favourite Serena to win U.S. Open "In the twilight of her remarkable career Serena Williams is more often the sentimental favourite rather than the bettors\u0027 choice but the 37-year-old American will be both as she heads to the U.S. Open chasing an elusive 24th record-equalling Grand Slam."...
2019-08-22, 13:26

Wimbledon Glance: Federer, Serena to play on No. 1 Court A quick look at Wimbledon: Roger Federer will be up against a player who wasn't even 1 year old when the eight-time champion made his debut at the All England Club in 1999        ...
2019-07-04, 09:26

Fans betting on sentimental favorite Serena to win U.S. Open In the twilight of her remarkable career Serena Williams is more often the sentimental favorite rather than the bettors' choice but the 37-year-old American will be both as she heads to the U.S. Open chasing an elusive 24th record-equaling Grand Slam....
2019-08-22, 08:26

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        ...
2019-08-27, 05:26

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.       ...
2019-09-05, 01:13

Serena sweeps into semis, chalks up 100th U.S. Open win Serena Williams claimed her 100th win at the U.S. Open in style on Tuesday, dismantling her quarter-final opponent Wang Qiang 6-1 6-0 in a blistering 44-minute performance that ended any questions over a twisted ankle from the previous round....
2019-09-04, 05:26

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......
2019-09-08, 14:00

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        ...
2019-07-06, 10:13

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        ...
2019-09-09, 09:13

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        ...
2019-08-27, 05:26

First-round fireworks: Serena, Sharapova to meet at US Open Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova will finally meet in the US Open, and they'll do it in their very first match at the final major of the year        ...
2019-08-23, 17:00

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.        ...
2019-07-12, 21:26

Serena rallies past Bouzkova into Toronto final Serena Williams rallied to avoid a stunning upset and secure a 1-6 6-3 6-3 semi-final win over Czech qualifier Marie Bouzkova at the Rogers Cup on Saturday, setting up a title showdown with local teenager Bianca Andreescu....
2019-08-11, 08:13

Never count out Queen Serena on her quest for a Grand Slam "Serena Williams might be struggling for fitness and for form - but that does not mean she can\u0027t fight her way through to yet another Grand Slam final at Roland Garros."...
2019-05-27, 23:39

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...
2019-09-07, 16:39

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

Serena returned to tennis to hunt down Slam No. 24, says coach "Patrick Mouratoglou has steered Serena Williams to some of her greatest achievements, but the coach has never seen the American work as hard as she has to battle back from injury and illness in pursuit of a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title."...
2019-07-10, 18:13

| 'Being Serena, it's a lot to carry': Williams struggles to 800th victory Serena Williams admitted the 'mother, champion, queen, goddess' logo which adorned her Roland Garros outfit was "a lot to carry, but so is being Serena"....
2019-05-28, 12:52

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       ...
2019-08-22, 23:39

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....
2019-07-13, 15:26

Venus beats Serena to 2008 Wimbledon title Venus Williams talks to CNN after beating sister Serena for her fifth Wimbledon singles title in 2008. Republished as part of 25 years of CNN World Sport....
2019-05-21, 19:26

Thiem seeks to end Serena row with mixed doubles offer Austria's Dominic Thiem has extended an olive branch to Serena Williams after their media room misunderstanding at the French Open by offering to partner the American in mixed doubles at Wimbledon or the U.S. Open....
2019-06-12, 10:13

| 'Play Serena, not her history,' coach tells Wang Her coach compares her to Rafael Nadal, and Wang Qiang will need to conjure up a performance worthy of the Spanish star when she tackles Serena Williams....
2019-09-02, 22:39

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....
2019-08-17, 00:00

| Grand Slam clock ticking for weary Serena With her 38th birthday fast approaching, the clock is ticking for Serena Williams and on her pursuit of a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title at Roland Garros....
2019-05-25, 18:13

Rod Laver special - Legends on Djokovic greatness and what next for Serena? "The Tennis Legends vodcast welcomes the great Rod Laver to talk Novak Djokovic\u0027s greatness, what next for Serena Williams and much, much more with Mats Wilander, Boris Becker and John McEnroe."...
2019-06-07, 13:13

Serena routs Sharapova to reach US Open second round "Serena Williams trounced old foe Maria Sharapova 6-1 6-1 in their blockbuster first round clash at the U.S. Open on Monday to get her quest for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title off to a flying start."...
2019-08-28, 01:39

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....
2019-07-06, 17:52

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....
2019-08-23, 02:52

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...
2019-08-24, 21:13

| Thiem offers Serena doubles match after Roland-Garros row Austrian tennis ace Dominic Thiem has offered Serena Williams a mixed doubles jaunt in an attempt to put their French Open press room dispute behind them....
2019-06-11, 20:52

Serena and Sharapova step into spotlight for another instalment in uneven feud "On Monday night, Serena Williams and Sharapova step into the spotlights on Arthur Ashe Stadium for the latest instalment in their storied but uneven feud, writes Carrie Dunn."...
2019-08-26, 19:39

Federer-Nadal, Serena's struggles among French Open takeaways What did we learn over the past two weeks at Roland Garros? The Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal rivalry remains the gold standard, Serena Williams needs a shake-up and more....
2019-06-11, 22:26

Overnight: Serena routs Sharapova to reach U.S. Open second round "Serena Williams trounced old foe Maria Sharapova 6-1 6-1 in their blockbuster first round clash at the U.S. Open on Monday to get her quest for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title off to a flying start."...
2019-08-27, 09:26

The Commissioner of Tennis - 'Serena's not a diva, she's the victim of a screw-up by the organisers' "John McEnroe discusses the Serena Williams and Dominic Thiem press-conference spat at the 2019 French Open in his latest episode of The Commissioner of Tennis... and he has some very strong opinions about the story has been mis-reported and the \u0027fake news\u0027 that has slandered both Serena a...
2019-06-04, 10:00

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....
2019-08-11, 23:00

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....
2019-07-15, 19:26

Serena puts U.S. Open rivals on notice with Sharapova stroll Serena Williams delivered one of her most complete performances since returning to the game after the birth of her daughter to rout a helpless Maria Sharapova in the first round of the U.S. Open on Monday....
2019-08-27, 07:52

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        ...
2019-08-10, 21:52

Djokovic rules, Serena falls short: What we learned at Wimbledon The Big Three remains, well, big (especially Novak Djokovic), but is Serena Williams running out of Grand Slam title chances? We look back at an eventful Wimbledon....
2019-07-17, 21:52

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.       ...
2019-07-17, 22:52

Serena Williams avoiding blowup 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...
2019-08-27, 08:13

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 ...
2019-08-26, 06:52

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,......
2019-08-08, 23:26

Serena, Osaka exits open Paris boulevard for Halep Simona Halep's path to a second successive French Open title cleared up in spectacular fashion on Saturday after 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams and world number one Naomi Osaka exited Roland Garros in the third round on Saturday....
2019-06-02, 11:00

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."...
2019-08-26, 19:39

Exclusive: Thiem slams Serena's 'bad personality' after press conference row "Dominic Thiem has accused Serena Williams of showing a \"bad personality\" after his Roland Garros press conference was pulled to accomodate the American veteran."...
2019-06-02, 18:39

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 ...
2019-08-23, 02:26

Serena Williams quickly dismissed the only reminder of US Open meltdown 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...
2019-08-27, 15:13

USTA aiming for transparency at US Open after Serena-Osaka fiasco Call it The Serena Rule. As to avoid any confusion, the USTA revealed Friday that when a chair umpire issues a code violation, it will show up on the scoreboard. During last September’s infamous US Open final, umpire Carlos Ramos levied three code violations against Serena Williams during her meltdo...
2019-08-24, 07:39

Why willpower wasn't enough this time for Serena, Osaka at French Open Serena Williams tried to tap into the queen within in her third-round match against Sofia Kenin. Naomi Osaka tried to put dreams of a calendar slam out of her head. But both players came up empty Saturday in the third round of the French Open....
2019-06-02, 01:13

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...
2019-07-19, 22:26

Serena, Djokovic, Nadal highlight storylines to watch at Wimbledon Is this Serena Williams' last best chance to win a major? Will Novak Djokovic continue to dominate on grass? Here's what to watch for when play begins Monday at Wimbledon....
2019-06-27, 19:39

Serena rolls past Osaka to reach Toronto semis Serena Williams moved into the Rogers Cup semi-final with a 6-3 6-4 victory over Naomi Osaka on Friday in their first meeting since the American's infamous row with an umpire overshadowed last year's U.S. Open final....
2019-08-10, 03:13

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....
2019-06-01, 21:39

| Serena faces more major doubts after Roland Garros shocker Serena Williams' bid to win a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title was thwarted again, prompting more questions over her long-term future at the highest level....
2019-06-02, 08:52

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...
2019-08-25, 03:39

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 ...
2019-08-09, 14:52

Umpire Ramos will not work US Open matches that have Serena or Venus 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....
2019-08-22, 14:13

American teenager McNally yearns to play like Federer, not Serena Many American teenage girls grow up dreaming of becoming the next Serena Williams, but for Catherine McNally, who nearly delivered an upset for the ages against her compatriot, it is Roger Federer's game she covets....
2019-08-29, 08:26

Serena, Osaka top Forbes list of best-paid female athletes Naomi Osaka's Grand Slam title wins at the U.S. and Australian Opens have helped catapult the Japanese tennis player up to second, behind Serena Williams, in Forbes' list https://www.forbes.com/sites/kurtbadenhausen/2019/08/06/the-highest-paid-female-athletes-2019-serena-and-osaka-dominate/#5216879b...
2019-08-07, 11:13

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.”...
2019-08-23, 22:26

Serena rolls past Osaka in Toronto, Halep retires Serena Williams moved into the Rogers Cup semi-finals on Friday with a maiden career victory over Naomi Osaka in their first meeting since the American's infamous row with an umpire overshadowed last year's U.S. Open final....
2019-08-10, 12:52

Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka crash out of French Open Williams beaten 6-2, 7-5 by fellow American Sofia KeninWorld No 1 also loses in straight sets but Djokovic and Halep winSerena Williams is out of the French Open. The three-time champion and owner of 23 majors was as stunned as everyone watching in the fading light of Court Philippe Chatrier when he...
2019-06-01, 21:00

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        ...
2019-08-14, 04:52

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...
2019-09-08, 01:39

What a team: Serena, Murray to play Wimbledon mixed doubles This is quite a pair: Serena Williams is teaming up with Andy Murray for mixed doubles event at Wimbledon        ...
2019-07-02, 23:39

French Open glance: Serena vs. qualifier; Osaka vs. Azarenka A quick look at the French Open: Naomi Osaka meets Victoria Azaranka in a second-round matchup between the current No. 1 in women's tennis and a former No. 1        ...
2019-05-30, 14:13

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

The Latest: Serena Williams reaches 3rd round at French Open PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 3:40 p.m. Serena Williams advanced to the third round of the French Open by beating Kurumi Nara 6-3, 6-2 on Court Philippe Chatrier. Nara, a Japanese player and ranked No. 238, reached the main draw at Roland Garros via the qualifying...
2019-05-30, 16:13

At Wimbledon, Simona Halep Denies Serena Williams---and History As a good portion of the crowd seemed ready to watch Serena Williams make history, Simona Halep was happy to play spoiler. The Romanian won the women’s singles title 6-2, 6-2, in a display that was as brusque as it was dominant....
2019-07-13, 23:13

Reaction: Andreescu shocked by US Open triumph, Serena gracious "So new is Bianca Andreescu to the Grand Slam stage that after beating Serena Williams to win the US Open on Saturday, a tournament official had to show her which side of the trophy was the front."...
2019-09-08, 03:39

Serena survives Fourth of July test by Slovenian student For the second time in four days a Wimbledon champion called Williams found herself being whipped by a high school teenager but in the end it was Serena Williams dishing out the punishment on Thursday....
2019-07-05, 04:26

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....
2019-09-06, 12:39

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....
2019-05-28, 05:26

Serena Williams flirts with disaster at French Open — and then she screams PARIS — This was one mistake too far for Serena Williams. Sure, the bad backhand put her behind only 15-30 at the outset of the second set of her opening match at Roland Garros on Monday. What made the miscue so bothersome? She’d already dropped the first set against 83rd-ranked Vitalia Diatch...
2019-05-28, 04:52

Serena, Murray's Wimbledon mixed doubles match rescheduled Serena Williams and Andy Murray's mixed doubles first-round match at Wimbledon was canceled on Friday evening by organizers, who rescheduled it to be played on Saturday....
2019-07-05, 23:26

Serena, Djokovic, Federer face upstarts in US Open 2nd round Serena Williams' matchup against 17-year-old American Caty McNally heads a lineup of second-round contests that similarly pit established champions against hungry upstarts....
2019-08-28, 21:13

Will Wimbledon women's semis produce a Serena-Halep final? Here are the key factors for Thursday's semifinal matches as Barbora Strycova and Elina Svitolina try to stop a potential Serena Williams vs. Simona Halep title showdown....
2019-07-10, 04:00

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....
2019-07-12, 22:13

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...
2019-07-10, 19:39

With 19 aces, gutsy comeback, Serena reaches Wimbledon semis Serena Williams dealt with an injured ankle and a third-set deficit before coming back to beat Alison Riske in the Wimbledon quarterfinals        ...
2019-07-09, 23:52

Andreescu wins US Open for first Slam as Serena falls short again "Bianca Andreescu clinched her first Grand Slam title in style as she beat Serena Williams to win the US Open in straight sets, 6-3 7-5, in New York."...
2019-09-08, 03:39

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...
2019-07-13, 16:26

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       ...
2019-07-13, 11:52

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....
2019-09-07, 16:13

Serena Williams and Simona Halep Advance to Wimbledon Final Halep, the first Romanian woman to reach a Wimbledon singles final, defeated Elina Svitolina, 6-1, 6-3. Williams beat Barbora Strycova, 6-1, 6-2. Their final is Saturday....
2019-07-11, 21:26

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       ...
2019-07-13, 18:39

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        ...
2019-05-23, 05:13

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        ...
2019-07-11, 17:52

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...
2019-05-28, 04:52

Serena turns ankle in US Open win; Djokovic quits his match Serena Williams awkwardly turned her right ankle in the second set of her fourth-round match at the US Open but still won        ...
2019-09-02, 20:13

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....
2019-09-04, 08:13

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 ...
2019-07-13, 21:00

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...
2019-09-06, 23:13

Federer, Serena seek U.S. Open quarter-final berths on day seven Roger Federer will try to avoid a second consecutive fourth-round exit from the U.S. Open when he returns to action on Sunday while Serena Williams resumes her quest for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title....
2019-09-01, 12:00

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....
2019-07-14, 01:00

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....
2019-07-02, 19:13

Serena, Venus set to face off on European clay for first time in nearly 17 years The Williams sisters' last match on red clay came in the 2002 French Open final won by Serena.        ...
2019-05-21, 14:38

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...
2019-07-09, 20:39

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.        ...
2019-07-06, 23:01

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?       ...
2019-09-08, 03:39

Wimbledon day six: Federer, Nadal, Barty and Serena Williams sail through 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...
2019-07-07, 12:13

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....
2019-07-09, 19:13

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....
2019-07-09, 16:13

Serena Williams to face 20-year-old American Kenin in Paris When Serena Williams saw a young U.S. tennis player distraught after a loss at a tournament earlier this season, she decided to do what felt right: console her        ...
2019-05-31, 09:39

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?...
2019-07-12, 17:13

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...
2019-08-31, 11:00

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 ...
2019-09-05, 14:39

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....
2019-05-21, 15:52

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....
2019-07-10, 03:13

Wimbledon Glance: Serena plays semifinal rematch vs. Goerges A quick look at Wimbledon: A year after Serena Williams played Julia Goerges on Centre Court in the semifinals, the seven-time champion will face Goerges in the third round on No. 1 Court       ...
2019-07-05, 23:52

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...
2019-07-13, 17:26

Serena Williams says she is free to partner Andy Murray at Wimbledon • ‘I’m available,’ she says about prospect of mixed doubles link-up• 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 ...
2019-06-29, 21:39

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......
2019-09-11, 15:52

Serena survives Riske business to reach Wimbledon semis Serena Williams clubbed her way into the Wimbledon semi-finals, draining the last drop of fight from fellow American Alison Riske before sealing a 6-4 4-6 6-3 win in a rip-roaring Centre Court contest on Tuesday....
2019-07-09, 23:00

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....
2019-05-21, 19:26

Returning Serena starts clay campaign with routine Rome win "Serena Williams began her French Open preparations with a routine 6-4 6-2 victory over Swedish qualifier Rebecca Peterson in the opening round of the Italian Open on Monday."...
2019-05-21, 18:39

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...
2019-09-07, 18:39

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....
2019-07-02, 14:01

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....
2019-07-11, 23:13

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.       ...
2019-09-05, 01:13

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.        ...
2019-08-27, 05:26

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....
2019-07-02, 13:52

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......
2019-07-12, 01:52

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.       ...
2019-09-07, 03:26

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...
2019-07-12, 18:26

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....
2019-09-06, 09:39

Serena ready for Svitolina challenge; Bencic eyes final berth Serena Williams has a record-tying 24th career Grand Slam title in reach but will face perhaps her toughest test so far at this year's U.S. Open when she meets Ukrainian fifth seed Elina Svitolina in the semi-finals on Thursday....
2019-09-06, 03:52

Serena Williams makes quick work of Maria Sharapova at the U.S. Open In an unusually star-studded first-round match, Williams wins, 6-1, 6-1, in 59 minutes to begin her latest quest for a 24th career Grand Slam singles title....
2019-08-27, 04:39

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......
2019-07-10, 20:13

Meghan Markle Flies to NYC to Watch Serena Williams in U.S. Open Final Fresh off her maternity leave, Meghan Markle is headed back home to American soil for a very special reason. The 38-year-old Duchess of Sussex boarded a commercial flight on Friday to New......
2019-09-06, 18:52

Andy Murray confirms he will link up with Serena Williams for mixed doubles • Scots says he will partner American • Williams praises Murray’s support for womenAndy Murray has confirmed he will play mixed doubles at Wimbledon with Serena Williams. Entries for the draw close at 11am on Wednesday and, after their teams spoke again on Tuesday evening, they agreed to put togethe...
2019-07-02, 22:26

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....
2019-09-06, 23:13

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....
2019-07-03, 01:13

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....
2019-07-03, 02:52

Serena's latest path to US Open final fueled by a focused intensity Serena Williams has been laser-focused and a little less in the spotlight at this year's US Open. Will that help her win her record-tying Grand Slam title No. 24?...
2019-09-07, 00:52

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...
2019-07-03, 22:26

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....
2019-07-10, 15:00

| Court in a trap? Wobbly Serena faces test against wily Strycova Serena Williams is tantalisingly close to equalling Margaret Court's record haul of 24 Grand Slam titles, but it's far from a certainty given her displays so far at Wimbledon....
2019-07-10, 13:39

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....
2019-08-13, 02:00

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....
2019-08-22, 12:52