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  • Serena Still Sick as a Dog Day Before French Open Final

    Jun 5, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *On Saturday, Serena Williams will try to win a third French Open title at Roland Garros and her 20th career Grand Slam singles trophy…all while dealing with “some kind of flu.” The top-seeded Williams chose to  skip practice and a pre-final news conference on Friday so she could rest up at her Paris apartment and get checked […]

  • Flu-Ridden Serena Williams Digs Deep to Reach French Open Final

    Jun 4, 15 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *“I don’t think I’ve ever been this sick,” Serena Williams said after winning her semifinal match today against Timea Bacsinszky 4-6 6-3 6-0 while battling the flu. “I didn’t expect to win that, and I can’t believe I won.” Williams was noticeably lethargic through the first set and most of the second. At 2-2 in the […]

  • Serena Williams Coasts Into French Open Semifinals

    Jun 3, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Unlike her previous three matches, Serena Williams took just over an hour to beat Sara Errani in the quarterfinals of the French Open on Wednesday in straight sets 6-1, 6-3 to advance to the women’s singles semifinals. The 19-time Grand Slam champion got off to slow starts and lost the opening set in her last […]

  • 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 Spoofs Beyonce’s ‘7/11’ Video (Watch)

    Mar 26, 15 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *Tennis star and current Vogue cover girl Serena Williams has taken her talents to Beyonce’s “7/11” by filming her own version of the video for the fashion mag. She gave it a tennis theme, complete with shots of her smacking tennis balls around and driving golf carts while at the BallenIsles Country Club. She even mimics […]