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  • An Emotional Serena Williams Wins Indian Wells Return Match

    Mar 14, 15 by Gerald Radford 4 Comments

    *Serena Williams, ironically, didn’t have to commute far to face the well-documented ghosts that had haunted her for the last 13 years. She has a home in Beverly Hills, California, so with just a hop and a skip, she was there, in the California desert, where she was met with a level of disrespect all […]

  • 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 […]

  • Venus Williams Flips Script in Sister Rivalry: Takes Down Serena in Montreal

    Aug 9, 14 by Gerald Radford Leave a comment

    *Venus Williams has just claimed the biggest scalp on in women’s tennis by taking down her sister in Montreal. On Saturday in a Rogers Cup semifinal, Venus played not only her little sister, but the WTA’s current world no. 1 and the tournament’s defending champion, Serena Williams, winning the match in three hard fought sets […]

  • Is Sloane Suddenly Serena’s Mentee?

    Jan 24, 13 by Brittney M. Walker 5 Comments

    *Serena Williams has passed the torch to a new generation of American women tennis players. For the first time in her career, the champion athlete lost the Australian Open to another, younger (African) American woman, Sloane Stephens. In fact, there were a lot of first for the budding queen of tennis, as they say. Australian […]

  • US Open Day 8: Serena Scores Double Bagel; Mardy Fish Withdraws

    Sep 3, 12 by garadf Leave a comment

    *Serena Williams is having an Olympic Deja vu of sorts. Along with her retiring friend and colleague, Andy Roddick, the hope of an American winning the big prize in singles at the last major of the year, the US Open, rests squarely on their shoulders (the Bryan Brothers also remain in the doubles draw). Before […]

  • Serena Williams Wins 40th Career Title

    Apr 9, 12 by garadf 1 Comment

    *Serena Williams, 30, has taken home another title in her WTA career resurgence.  It will make her 40th title overall. The 13-time Grand Slam champion was sidelined for the better part 2011 due to health issues, but since her return, she’s won three premier level event titles: Stanford, Rogers Cup, and last week’s clay-court Family […]