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  • Wimbledon: Serena Williams Advances; Sharapova Upset

    Jun 27, 13 by EURpublisher02 5 Comments

    *Five-time champion Serena Williams avoided the kind of early upset that has sent many top players tumbling out of Wimbledon, beating Caroline Garcia 6-3, 6-2 on Thursday to reach the third round. A day after Roger Federer headed the list of big names to go out in the second round, the top-ranked Williams never looked […]

  • Venus Williams Returns with Impressive Win, Clothing Line Re-launch

    Mar 22, 12 by garadf Leave a comment

    *Venus Williams, 31, hadn’t competed in a WTA tournament since pulling out of the US Open in New York last August despite a first round win. The former world no. 1 and Serena’s elder sister was diagnosed with an autoimmune disease, Sjorgren’s Syndrome (causes bouts with extreme fatigue), which sidelined her until she could get […]

  • Venus Pulls Off Incredible Second Round Wimbledon Victory

    Jun 22, 11 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *Five-time champion Venus Williams rallied to outlast Japan’s 40-year-old Kimiko Date-Krumm 6-7 (6), 6-3, 8-6 in nearly three hours of tennis Wednesday to advance to the third round at Wimbledon. With rain delaying play on the other courts at the All England Club, Williams and Date-Krumm played under a rare closed roof on Centre Court. […]