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  • THE (07-08-15) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Jul 8, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE “Real difficulties can be overcome; it is only […]

  • Serena Beats Sister Venus, Advances to Wimbledon Quarterfinals

    Jul 6, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Serena Williams kept her shot at Grand Slam history alive today – but she had to go through her sister to do it. In the 26th career meeting between the siblings, Serena dominated Venus 6-4, 6-3 on Centre Court at Wimbledon, sending the top-ranked Serena into the quarterfinals as she bids for a fourth straight […]

  • 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 Refused to Play in South Carolina over Confederate Flag

    Jun 30, 15 by EURPublisher01 41 Comments

    *After winning her first round match at Wimbledon on Monday, Serena Williams shared her feelings about the Charleston massacre, calling the June 17 shooting of nine black worshipers by an alleged white supremacist “unspeakably sad,” and recalling how she refused to play in South Carolina while the Confederate flag flew above the state legislature. In […]

  • 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 Ends Indian Wells Boycott

    Mar 13, 15 by Gerald Radford Leave a comment

    *It’s the end of an era … or an error thought to be made by tennis fans in Indian Wells, California.  After 13 years of boycotting the BNP Paribas tournament held there at the Tennis Gardens due to what she, her sister and the rest of her family deemed to be overt racism, Serena Williams […]