Tag Archives: wimbledon

  • THE (07-08-13) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Jul 8, 13 by EURpublisher02 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 Don’t wait around for other people to be […]

  • Wimbledon: Serena Williams Eliminated; Sloane Stephens Advances

    Jul 1, 13 by EURpublisher02 7 Comments

    *Serena Williams’ Grand Slam winning streak is over. The world No. 1 and Wimbledon defending champion was beaten in the fourth round Monday by Sabine Lisicki 6-2, 1-6, 6-4. Lisicki jumped on Williams early, survived a nine-game drought in the middle, then came back from a break down in the third set twice on her […]

  • Wimbledon: Serena Williams Advances; Sharapova Upset

    Jun 27, 13 by EURpublisher02 5 Comments

    *Five-time champion Serena Williams avoided the kind of early upset that has sent many top players tumbling out of Wimbledon, beating Caroline Garcia 6-3, 6-2 on Thursday to reach the third round. A day after Roger Federer headed the list of big names to go out in the second round, the top-ranked Williams never looked […]

  • No Wimbledon for Venus Williams this Year; Cites Lower Back Injury

    Jun 18, 13 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *(Via Fox Sports) – After 16 consecutive years of always showing up at Wimbledon, winning five titles along the way, Venus Williams pulled out of the grass-court Grand Slam tournament Tuesday, citing a lower back injury. Williams, who turned 33 on Monday, never had missed Wimbledon since making her debut there in 1997, although she […]

  • Venus Williams Stars in Ava DuVernay Directed Doc for ESPN

    Oct 20, 12 by Brainuser1 Leave a comment

    *Filmmaker Ava DuVernay (“Middle of Nowhere”) will direct tennis star Venus Williams in a project titled, “Venue VS.” Described as “an in-depth documentary that explores tennis star Venus Williams’ fight for fair pay at Wimbledon,” the film is one of 9 projects to come out of the ESPN Films series of documentaries that will debut […]

  • Serena Williams Guarantees US Olympic Medal in Tennis

    Aug 3, 12 by garadf Leave a comment

    *The tournament favorite from the start, Serena Williams – and her A-game, have secured at least one more Olympic medal for the US. By mercilessly crushing her world no. 1 WTA peer, Victoria Azarenka of Belarus, 6,1- 6,2 with 16 aces and 33 winners, Serena secured a spot in Saturday’s final against her long-time rival, […]