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‘It’s unprofessional’: Serena shocked at Australian Open
Serena Williams was knocked out of the Australian Open by Wang Qiang
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‘It’s unprofessional’: Serena shocked at Australian Open

China’s Wang Qiang takes advantage of American’s mistakes in Melbourne
24 Jan 2020
US Open: Andreescu stuns Williams to win first grand slam
Bianca Andreescu kisses the championship trophy after her US Open win against Serena Williams
In Depth

US Open: Andreescu stuns Williams to win first grand slam

Williams’s bid to equal Margaret Court’s record is denied by Canadian teenager
8 Sep 2019
US Open final: Williams vs. Andreescu preview and prediction
Bianca Andreescu won the Rogers Cup final in August after Serena Williams retired injured
In Review

US Open final: Williams vs. Andreescu preview and prediction

Can Serena end her grand slam drought and equal Margaret Court’s record?
5 Sep 2019
Wimbledon: game, set and ‘best match’ for Simona Halep
Simona Halep beat Serena Williams to win the 2019 women’s singles title at Wimbledon
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Wimbledon: game, set and ‘best match’ for Simona Halep

Romanian blows away seven-time champion in less than an hour on Centre Court
13 Jul 2019
Wimbledon women’s final preview: Williams vs. Halep
Serena Williams will play Simona Halep in the 2019 Wimbledon women’s singles final
In Review

Wimbledon women’s final preview: Williams vs. Halep

Can Serena win a 24th grand slam or will it be a second for Simona?
11 Jul 2019
Serena Williams: I did not choke against Karolina Pliskova
Karolina Pliskova is congratulated by Serena Williams at the Australian Open
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Serena Williams: I did not choke against Karolina Pliskova

Czech seventh seed stuns Williams to reach the Australian Open semi-finals
23 Jan 2019
Australian Open: Williams and Murray confirmed for Melbourne
Serena Williams beat her sister Venus in the 2017 Australian Open women’s singles final
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Australian Open: Williams and Murray confirmed for Melbourne

World’s top 102 women and top 101 men will compete in the first slam of the year
21 Dec 2018

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Umpire Ramos speaks out about Serena Williams sexism row
Carlos Ramos Serena Williams US Open final
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Umpire Ramos speaks out about Serena Williams sexism row

Williams called Ramos a ‘thief’ during her loss to Osaka in the New York final
13 Sep 2018
US Open: WTA and USTA back Serena Williams in sexism row
Serena Williams US Open final Carlos Ramos
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US Open: WTA and USTA back Serena Williams in sexism row

The American tennis star was fined $17,000 for her on-court behaviour during her dramatic defeat against Naomi Osaka in the New York final
10 Sep 2018
US Open: Osaka win overshadowed by Williams controversy
Naomi Osaka won the 2018 US Open women’s singles final against Serena Williams
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US Open: Osaka win overshadowed by Williams controversy

Williams called chair umpire a ‘thief’ during dramatic final in New York
9 Sep 2018
US Open women’s final: Williams vs. Osaka preview
US Open women’s final Serena Williams vs. Naomi Osaka
In Review

US Open women’s final: Williams vs. Osaka preview

The American icon faces Japan’s top-ranked player aiming to win a record-equalling 24th grand slam title
7 Sep 2018
US Open: men’s semi-finals order of play, odds and TV
Rafael Nadal US Open
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US Open: men’s semi-finals order of play, odds and TV

Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic are hoping to reach the Flushing Meadows final
6 Sep 2018
US Open: Nadal wins epic five-setter against Thiem
Rafael Nadal US Open tennis grand slam Dominic Thiem
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US Open: Nadal wins epic five-setter against Thiem

The Spaniard is now through to the semi-finals but women’s champion Sloane Stephens is out
5 Sep 2018
US Open digest: champions Nadal and Stephens progress
Rafael Nadal US Open Nikoloz Basilashvili tennis grand slam
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US Open digest: champions Nadal and Stephens progress

Quarter-final line-up taking shape at Flushing Meadows
3 Sep 2018
US Open digest: Murray is out and Serena sets up Venus clash
Andy Murray US Open tennis
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US Open digest: Murray is out and Serena sets up Venus clash

Defending men’s singles champion Rafael Nadal is through to round three
30 Aug 2018
Serena Williams on motherhood: it’s OK to have a rough day
Serena Williams motherhood
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Serena Williams on motherhood: it’s OK to have a rough day

The 23-time Grand Slam winner felt like she was ‘not a good mum’
7 Aug 2018
Tennis: Williams suffers biggest career defeat against Konta
Serena Williams Johanna Konta tennis
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Tennis: Williams suffers biggest career defeat against Konta

British No.1 took less than an hour to beat the 23-time Grand Slam champion
1 Aug 2018
Wimbledon 2018: Kerber beats Williams to end fairytale
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Wimbledon 2018: Kerber beats Williams to end fairytale

Kerber stuns American favourite to become first German to win Wimbledon title since Steffi Graf
14 Jul 2018
Wimbledon women’s final: Kerber vs. Williams preview
2018 Wimbledon women’s final Angelique Kerber vs. Serena Williams
In Review

Wimbledon women’s final: Kerber vs. Williams preview

Williams is going for her 24th grand slam title and Kerber for her third
13 Jul 2018
Wimbledon 2018: Williams sets up final clash against Kerber
Serena Williams Wimbledon
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Wimbledon 2018: Williams sets up final clash against Kerber

American star is through to her tenth women’s singles final at the All England Club
12 Jul 2018
Wimbledon: Djokovic has ‘great shot’ at title says Murray
Wimbledon 2018 Andy Murray Novak Djokovic
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Wimbledon: Djokovic has ‘great shot’ at title says Murray

Serena Williams will play Julia Goerges in the women’s semi-finals
10 Jul 2018
Wimbledon 2018: Federer storms through, Wozniacki out
Roger Federer Wimbledon 2018
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Wimbledon 2018: Federer storms through, Wozniacki out

Williams sisters Serena and Venus reach the third round
4 Jul 2018
Wimbledon 2018: world No.183 Serena Williams seeded 25th
Serena Williams Wimbledon 2018 tennis
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Wimbledon 2018: world No.183 Serena Williams seeded 25th

Roger Federer and Simona Halep will be the top seeds for next month’s Grand Slam
27 Jun 2018
French Open: Williams withdraws ahead of Sharapova clash
French Open 2018 Serena Williams Maria Sharapova Roland-Garros
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French Open: Williams withdraws ahead of Sharapova clash

The 23-time Grand Slam winner can’t physically serve because of a pectoral muscle problem
4 Jun 2018
French Open: Serena Williams sends big warning to rivals
Serena Williams French Open 2018
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French Open: Serena Williams sends big warning to rivals

Former world No.1 is into the third round after victory against Ashleigh Barty
1 Jun 2018
French Open: ‘superhero’ Serena Williams stars in Paris
Serena Williams black catsuit French Open Paris
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French Open: ‘superhero’ Serena Williams stars in Paris

Serena’s black catsuit is the talk of Roland Garros after her first-round victory
30 May 2018
Serena Williams: “My father couldn’t walk me down the aisle”
Serena Williams
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Serena Williams: “My father couldn’t walk me down the aisle”

Tennis star’s father sent last-minute text an hour before her wedding to Reddit founder Alexis Ohanian
17 May 2018
Wimbledon: world No.449 Serena Williams could be top seed
Serena Williams Wimbledon titles tennis world ranking
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Wimbledon: world No.449 Serena Williams could be top seed

Seven-time champion dropped down the rankings after having a baby last year
2 May 2018
Serena Williams: ‘If I’m not ready now, I never will be’
Serena Williams tennis WTA Tour comeback
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Serena Williams: ‘If I’m not ready now, I never will be’

23-time Grand Slam winner returns to the WTA Tour this week at Indian Wells
6 Mar 2018
Serena Williams to miss the Australian Open in Melbourne
Serena Williams 2018 Australian Open tennis grand slam
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Serena Williams to miss the Australian Open in Melbourne

Defending champion is not ready to return after giving birth in September
5 Jan 2018
Serena will be back to defend Australian Open title
Serena Williams Australian Open
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Serena will be back to defend Australian Open title

Tennis star’s daughter’s initials are a nod to her mother’s Grand Slam victory in Melbourne earlier this year
10 Oct 2017
Sharapova returns for US Open as Serena Williams opens fire
Maria Sharapova
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Sharapova returns for US Open as Serena Williams opens fire

Russian tennis star is handed wildcard for final Grand Slam of year as her nemesis targets Australian Open
16 Aug 2017
Serena Williams reveals pregnancy
Serena Williams
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Serena Williams reveals pregnancy

Grand Slam superstar expecting her first child with fiance Alexis Ohanian
20 Apr 2017
Federer beats Nadal as old rivals serve up another classic
Rafael Nadal
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Federer beats Nadal as old rivals serve up another classic

Swiss master claims an 18th Grand Slam at the age of 35 with an epic five set win in Melbourne
30 Jan 2017