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  • Soul of the US Open: Serena Williams Defeats Compatriot to Achieve 4th Round Berth

    Aug 31, 14 by Gerald Radford 1 Comment

    *It was a fairly complicated day at the office, but 2-time defending US Open Champion, Serena Williams, was able to power her way through the typical Ashe Stadium wind and her Fed Cup teammate Varvara Lepchenko to earn a fourth round berth at the tournament. “I can’ t believe I’m in the second week, it’s […]

  • Soul of the US Open: Venus Williams Suffers Heartbreaking Third Round Loss

    Aug 29, 14 by garadf Leave a comment

    *Another tournament, another heartbreak for 7-time Grand Slam champion, Venus Williams, 34.  She fell at the US Open to doubles expert and clay courter, Sara Errani of Italy, in a three-set thriller that had the crowd inside Arthur Ashe Stadium on the edge of their seats. Venus and Serena played a grueling doubles match on […]

  • Venus Williams Bounced from US Open in 3rd Round

    Aug 29, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Venus Williams’ comeback fell short at the US Open on Friday afternoon. Two points from defeat, Sara Errani rallied to force a third-set tiebreaker and outlasted Williams 6-0, 0-6, 7-6 (5). Williams twice came back from down a break in the third but was done in by too many unforced errors. She had 52 in […]

  • 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 […]

  • Serena Williams Finally Speaks on Mysterious ‘Viral Illness’

    Aug 28, 14 by Qwest7 5 Comments

    *Serena Williams is one to always take care of herself, but when she had a meltdown at Wimbledon, many were left wondering and concerned about their favorite tennis star. Almost two months after the incident, Williams opened up to Sports Illustrated’s S.L. Price about what really happened surrounding her hitting serves into the ground and […]

  • Soul of the US Open: Venus, Serena Williams Advance to Second Round; Most Seeds Follow

    Aug 27, 14 by Gerald Radford Leave a comment

    *Round one of the 2014 US Open has come to a close, with struggles for sure, but not very many surprises. The Marquee players, Serena Williams, Roger Federer John Isner, Maria Sharapova, Petra Kvitova, Ana Ivanovic, Victoria Azarenka, Venus Williams, Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, Maria Sharapova, Sloane Stephens, Simona Halep, Agnieszka Radwanska, Ana Ivanovic, John […]