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Thursday, October 28, 2021

Venus Williams


'I’m not desperate': Venus Williams on facing pressure to start a family

September 10, 2021 3:24 pm

"I like my life and I don’t want to change it for any reason," Venus Williams said in an interview recently

Williams sisters, Kenin pull out from Western & Southern Open, Nadal withdraws from Toronto Masters

August 11, 2021 9:05 am

Nadal has said he has been dealing with a recurring foot issue since 2005, which returned at this year's Roland Garros, where he fell to eventual champion Novak Djokovic in the semi-finals before deciding to sit out two of the year's biggest events.

Venus Williams earns 90th Wimbledon victory

June 29, 2021 7:21 pm

Venus Williams advanced to the second round by defeating Mihaela Buzarnescu 7-5, 4-6, 6-3

'I can't control God': Venus Williams fumes after heavy winds force time violation

May 18, 2021 12:20 pm

After taking the first set 7-5 despite being 5-2 down, 40-year-old Williams was losing her grip on the match when heavy winds forced her to take her time on serve, resulting in the time violation and a confrontation with the chair umpire.

Sibling rivalry: Serena beats Venus to take 31st meeting

August 14, 2020 11:07 am

Serena came back and won the last four games to beat her older sister, Venus, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 in a second-round match - 22 1/2 years after the first between the two.

31st Serena-Venus match heralds return of tennis

August 13, 2020 9:12 am

As the August 31 scheduled start of the US Open approaches, this match is a chance for the two of them to test themselves and the changes they’ve been making.

Serena Williams, NFL players to compete in charity virtual tennis event

May 01, 2020 11:55 am

The “Stay at Home Slam” will be streamed Sunday at 1:30 AM IST on Facebook Gaming and on the tennis Facebook page of the company coordinating the tournament, IMG.

Venus Williams inviting others to join her virtual workouts

April 06, 2020 4:21 pm

Venus Williams is asking for others to join her live on Instagram by using the hashtag #CoachVenus for virtual workouts.

Wimbledon 2019: A Teenager Conquers Her Hero

July 02, 2019 10:12 am

On Monday, tennis got an emphatic answer as Cori Gauff, displaying remarkable poise, upset Venus Williams, 6-4, 6-4, in the first round of Wimbledon.

A Venus clone, 15-year old Cori Gauff takes on the icon

July 01, 2019 10:03 am

At around 11pm on Wednesday, in London, Cori Gauff took a science test remotely for her school in Florida. Some 12 hours later, she watched Greet Minnen strike a forehand long to give her a spot in the main draw of Wimbledon, and a match against idol Venus Williams.


US Open 2017: Venus Williams, Sloane Stephens and Kevin Anderson advance to semifinals

September 06, 2017 1:11 pm

The ninth seed Venus Williams of the United States defeated Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic by 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 in the quarterfinal to become the oldest Grand Slam semifinalist since Martina Navratilova at Wimbledon in 1994.

Wimbledon 2017: Winners of Women’s title in ten previous editions

June 28, 2017 8:49 pm

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.