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...
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...
Recent Births

...daughter, Isla Nancy Finch, weighing 6 lbs. 8 oz., was born to Chelsea and Bill Finch on Oct. 6, 2015.? A daughter, Serena Claire Birchell, weighing 7 lbs. 12 oz., was born to Rachel Allen and Jordan Birchell on Oct. 7, 2015.
Oct. 27

...become the first team in NFL history to start 8-0 after posting the worst record in the league the previous season.2013 - Serena Williams ends her best season by rallying past Li Na 2-6, 6-3, 6-0 for her second straight WTA Championship and 11th...
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Today in Sport's History for Oct. 28

...Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers 4-3 to complete a sweep for their second World Series title in three years.2012 - Serena Williams beats Maria Sharapova 6-4, 6-3 to win the WTA Championships for the third time, finishing the year with a 59-4...
Today in Sports History for Oct. 22

...following a report from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency that accuses him of leading a massive doping program on his teams.2014 - Serena Williams is routed 6-0, 6-2 by Simona Halep in the WTA Finals round-robin, one of the most one-sided losses in the...
Today in Sport's History for Oct. 27

...rushing record held by Dante Brown of Marietta College. Brown ran for 441 on Oct. 5, 1996 against Baldwin-Wallace.2014 - Serena Williams wins the WTA Tour Finals for the third straight year and fifth time overall, beating Simona Halep 6-3, 6-0...


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