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  • Serena, Venus Advance at Wimbledon, One Step Closer to Facing Each Other

    Jul 1, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Venus and Serena Williams won their respective second round matches at Wimbledon today, and are now one match away from a possible fourth round showdown against each other. In today’s record-breaking 96 degree heat – the hottest day at Wimbledon since 1976 (the average July 1st temperature is 66 degrees) – five-time champion Venus took […]

  • Serena Williams Rallies to Beat Sloane Stephens at French Open

    Jun 1, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *For the third match in a row at the French Open, Serena Williams dropped the opening set and had to hustle through two more to pull out a win. Her latest victim – fellow American Sloane Stephens. In a thrilling match between the last two American women in the draw, the No. 1-ranked and No. […]

  • Venus Williams Slapped with $3000 Fine at French Open

    May 27, 15 by EURPublisher01 3 Comments

    *Venus Williams bailed on her mandatory press conference at the French Open on Monday following her first-round exit – and for that she was fined $3,000. After the 15th-seeded Williams lost 7-6 (5), 6-1 to Sloane Stephens on Monday, she blew off the media, instead issuing a short statement to the press. It was Williams’ […]

  • Serena Williams Takes Down Surging Sloane Stephens

    Mar 17, 15 by Gerald Radford Leave a comment

    Let’s talk. It’s just us, so we can be real. The majority always makes the minority stand out. Now apply that concept to professional tennis. And drill down even deeper and apply it to Serena Williams and Sloane Stephens. They played each other today at the Indian Wells BNP Paribas Master’s 1000 in a round […]

  • Sloane Stephens Sets Up Serena Clash; Madison Keys Emerging as Threat

    Mar 16, 15 by Gerald Radford Leave a comment

    *Now that all the fanfare has died down surrounding Serena Williams’ return to Indian Wells, the tournament must go on. Outside of Williams, America has been hard pressed to produce top performers in either the WTA or the ATP fields unlike the days of old when the U.S. used to dominate in both. There have […]

  • Soul of the US Open: Brutal Round Two Leaves Sloane Stephens …

    Aug 29, 14 by garadf Leave a comment

    *Two questions have already been answered at this year’s US Open: Will Donald Young break his performance drought and go deep in the tournament? No; bounced in first round. Will Sloane Stephens break HER recent performance drought and live up to expectations? No; bounced in the second round along with big-hitting compatriot Madison Keys. The […]