Serena Williams beats Venus at US Open to extend Grand Slam bid

NEW YORK - If Serena Williams would feel sympathy for any opponent...her sister Venus.Still, no way was Serena going to let anyone, or anything, stop...two matches from history, top-seeded Serena got all she could handle from 23rd-seeded...
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A win, then a hug: Serena tops Venus

...taller, stronger - who usually beat Serena.Never a fan of losing to her sibling - who would be? - Serena cheated a tad every so often, lying about...landed in or out."That's the past," Serena jokes now with an eye roll. "I was young...
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Serena starts slow, Venus wins

LONDON - As has become customary for Serena Williams of late, she got off to a rocky...thought, 'Oh, my God. I'm playing Serena.'"Yet the 20-year-old Russian...also would complete a self-styled "Serena Slam" of four major titles in a row...
Williams wins to secure Serena Slam

LONDON - Serena Williams let herself briefly bask in the...It's Williams' second self-styled "Serena Slam" of four majors in a row; she also...All the people are nervous, even Serena, in a final," Muguruza said. "Because...
Bears' Arthur, Falcons' Welling take 4A titles

...00; Jim Green m 29:41:00; Callahan Creuteau m 29:42:00; Bellah Smith f 29:52:00; Sage Yeshia m 29:53:00; Serena Crupi f 29:54:00; Lori Crupi f 29:54:00; Miriam Stitz f 29:56:00; Sydney Thomas f 29:59:00; Thomas Ferlauto...
Serena earns 700th win to reach Miami Open semis

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. - Seven-time champion Serena Williams overcame some shaky play Wednesday for her 700th career victory, beating Sabine Lisicki 7-6 (4), 1-6, 6-3 to...
Simona Halep routs Serena Williams at WTA Finals

SINGAPORE - Serena Williams did not hesitate when asked to describe her performance Wednesday, when she took her heaviest defeat since she was 16...
Today in sports history for Sept. 8

...Williams wins her second consecutive U.S. Open title by beating Serena Williams 6-2, 6-4 in the first prime-time women's Grand...matched by Seattle's Lauren Jackson.2013 - Top-seeded Serena Williams wins her fifth U.S. Open championship and 17th Grand...
Today In Sports History for Sept. 11

...the first unseeded champion since Fred Stolle in 1966.1999 - Serena Williams captures the U.S. Open women's singles title by...the Hokies 24-14 at Lane Stadium.2011 - Sam Stosur beats Serena Williams, pulling off a 6-2, 6-3 upset in the U.S...
Murray's major QF streak ends with loss to Anderson

...quarterfinal in the last seven years.Pennetta was a 6-4, 6-4 winner against 2011 champion Sam Stosur, the last woman to beat Serena Williams at Flushing Meadows. Kvitova moved into her first quarterfinal in New York, a place she freely admits is too noisy...
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