Tag Archives: women’s tennis

  • 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 […]

  • Soul of the US Open: Serena Williams Continues Campaign for 17th Major Title

    Sep 3, 13 by garadf 1 Comment

    *Today (Tuesday, 09-03-13) at the US Open, inside a windy Arthur Ashe Stadium- where men’s world no. 1 Novak Djokovic had just annihilated his opponent 6-3, 6-0, 6-0, Serena Williams continued her campaign en route to winning a 17th Grand Slam title, putting her closer to being named the Official GOAT of the sport on […]

  • 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 […]