Tag Archives: women’s tennis

  • Serena Williams Still Battling Viral Illness; Drops Out of Swedish Open

    Jul 10, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Women’s tennis world No. 1 Serena Williams has withdrawn from next week’s Swedish Open due to her viral illness. Williams was forced to pull out of her doubles match with her sister Venus at Wimbledon last week after struggling in the warm-up and requiring treatment from the doctor. she decided to withdraw from the encounter […]

  • Both Williams Sisters Out of French Open in Second Round

    May 28, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Defending French Open champion and world No. 1 Serena Williams was stunned by Spain’s Garbine Muguruza 6-2, 6-2 in the second round of the French Open today. Muguruza, ranked No. 35, took only 64 minutes to secure her first ever victory against a top-eight opponent. SI.com reports: Williams looked flat and never found her rhythm, […]

  • Venus Out; Serena Advances in First Round of Australian Open

    Jan 13, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Venus Williams was let down by her serve and her concentration at crucial times on Day 1 of the Australian Open. She was eliminated from the tournament after losing 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 to no. 22-seeded Ekaterina Makarova. Meanwhile, Serena appeared as polished as ever in beating Australian teenager Ashleigh Barty, reports ESPN. The top-ranked Williams […]

  • Serena Successfully Defends WTA Championships Title

    Oct 27, 13 by garadf Leave a comment

    *Serena Williams, 32, just punctuated a career-best season by successfully defending her title at the 2013 WTA Year End Championships in Istanbul. It was the first title defense at the tournament since 2007, when Belgian Justine Henin accomplished the feat. The oldest women to ever do so, Serena won the title, 2-6, 6-3, 6-0, convincingly […]

  • Serena Overcomes Wind, Nerves, Azarenka to Nab 17th Grand Slam

    Sep 9, 13 by garadf 8 Comments

    *The 2013 Us Open women’s trophy has been claimed … and the rightful owner is Serena Williams. Now adding a 17th title to her trophy case, Serena did something, well many things that either she’s never done or hasn’t been done before at all (not exhaustive). – She had never defended a US Open title […]

  • Soul of the US Open: Serena Williams Remains to Defend Title

    Sep 5, 13 by garadf 2 Comments

    *It’s now down to the wire of the 2013 US Open. With the second week of the tournament well underway in New York, the weak have been separated from the strong and the lucky from the unlucky. And regardless of which of the two groups they’re repping, those who remain are so close to taking […]