Serena Williams suffered her fourth consecutive defeat in a Grand Slam final at the U.S. Open earlier this month, as she again came agonisingly close to Australian Margaret Court's all-time record of 24 majors before falling in straight sets.
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Today, hugging has become the new handshake, providing a level of intimacy that may make postmatch meetings at the net as unrecognizable to past players as innovations like the Hawk-Eye ball tracking system and serving time limits.
Wang, who had not faced Williams before, was unable to save any of the five break point opportunities against her and said she simply could not stand up to the power from the 23-times Grand Slam champion.
Roger Federer said he is sick and tired of complaints that he receives a favourable playing schedule. "I'm sick and tired of it, that apparently I call the shots. The tournament and the TV stations do," he said.
Naomi Osaka became Japan's first Grand Slam singles champion after she thumped Serena Williams 6-2 6-4 in a controversial U.S. Open final on Saturday, with the American suffering a mesmerizing meltdown after being handed a code violation.
Serena Williams marries Alexis Ohanian in New Orleans in a reportedly Disney themed wedding on Thursday. Among those to attend the star-studded wedding were Kim Kardashian, Beyonce and tennis star Caroline Wozniacki.
In the last ten editions, Serena Williams has dominated the Tennis' most prestigious competition winning it five times during this time. While Serena has five titles in the past ten years, her sister Venus Williams too has lifted the trophy on couple of occasions.
Tennis great Serena Williams is tying the knot. Williams announced her engagement to Alexis Ohanian on Thursday, posting a poem on Reddit that she accepted the proposal of the social news website’s co-founder. Williams’ agent, Jill Smoller, confirmed the engagement in an email to The Associated Press. Williams, 35, has been dating Ohanian, 33, for […]