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  • 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 […]

  • Williams Sisters Bounced in Miami Quarters; Charleston Bound

    Mar 28, 12 by garadf Leave a comment

    *At least they’re still sticking together. Venus, 31, and Serena Williams, 30, have both been bounced from their home-state tournament, The Sony Ericsson Open, held in Key Biscayne, FL. It brings a temporary halt to what was considered a convincing comeback for the multiple grand slam winning sister act. (Are you a fan of EURweb? […]

  • Venus, Serena Continue in Miami; Serena Avenges US Open Loss

    Mar 26, 12 by garadf Leave a comment

    *The Williams sisters are still alive at the Sony Ericsson Open in Miami. Venus Williams survived an error-strewn, three-set battle against Canadian wildcard, Alexandra Wozniak, on Sunday, winning 4-6, 6-4, 7-5. (Are you a fan of EURweb? Like us on Facebook or Follow us on Twitter.) Her sister, Serena Williams, followed that act on Monday […]