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Simona Halep Defeats Serena Williams To Win Her First Wimbledon Title

The best match of Simona Halep’s life could not have come at a better time. The Romanian defeated Serena Williams 6-2, 6-2 to win the first Wimbledon...

Simona Halep Defeats Serena Williams To Win Her First Wimbledon Title

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Simona Halep stuns Serena Williams to win first Wimbledon title • Romanian storms to 6-2, 6-2 victory on Centre Court• Game-by-game report: how all of the action unfoldedSimona Halep played a near-flawless final on Saturday to become the first Romanian woman to wi...
17:01 2019-07-13

Wimbledon day 12: Simona Halep beats Serena Williams to win Wimbledon title – video highlights Simona Halep defeated Serena Williams in two straight sets to win her first Wimbledon title, while Colombia's Juan Sebastián Cabal and Robert Farah beat French pair Nicolas Mahut and Édouard Roger-Vas...
05:01 2019-07-14

Simona Halep stuns Serena Williams to win first Wimbledon title – video report Simona Halep played a near-flawless final on Saturday to become the first Romanian to win a Wimbledon singles title. Her 6-2, 6-2 win wrecked Serena Williams’ latest bid for a record-equalling 24th gr...
21:51 2019-07-13

Playing ‘the best match of my life,’ Simona Halep dominates Serena Williams for Wimbledon title Halep was brilliant and Williams struggled as the seventh-seeded Romanian needed just 56 minutes to claim her first Wimbledon title and second Grand Slam crown....
03:34 2019-07-14

Simona Halep wins Wimbledon title after cruising past Serena Williams in straight sets for maiden SW19 crown Simona Halep produced one of the finest performances of her career to take her first Wimbledon title and deny Serena Williams a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles triumph....
19:34 2019-07-13

Wimbledon: Simona Halep's dominant win spoils Serena Williams' bid for 24th Grand Slam title Serena Williams’ bid for a 24th Grand Slam title was spoiled Saturday by No. 7 seed Simona Halep, who dominated Williams 6-2, 6-2 at Wimbledon.       ...
18:34 2019-07-13

Simona Halep beats Serena Williams to win first Wimbledon A stunning Simona Halep beat Serena Williams 6-2 6-2 to become the first Romanian to ever win Wimbledon and deprive the American of a 24th grand slam title that would have tied Margaret Court for the ...
17:01 2019-07-13

Serena Williams to face Simona Halep in Wimbledon final Serena Williams closed in on an eighth Wimbledon championship and 24th Grand Slam title overall by overwhelming Barboa Strycova 6-1, 6-2        ...
19:34 2019-07-11

At Wimbledon, Simona Halep Denies Serena Williams---and History As a good portion of the crowd seemed ready to watch Serena Williams make history, Simona Halep was happy to play spoiler. The Romanian won the women’s singles title 6-2, 6-2, in a display that was as...
18:17 2019-07-13

Serena Williams meets Simona Halep in Wimbledon final Serena Williams will try to win her 24th Grand Slam singles title when she faces Simona Halep in the Wimbledon final       ...
11:51 2019-07-13

Serena Williams and Simona Halep Advance to Wimbledon Final Halep, the first Romanian woman to reach a Wimbledon singles final, defeated Elina Svitolina, 6-1, 6-3. Williams beat Barbora Strycova, 6-1, 6-2. Their final is Saturday....
18:00 2019-07-11

Serena Williams loses 24th Grand Slam title to Simona Halep Williams started stronger in the second set as the pair traded holds until it was 2-2, but Halep broke her in the fifth game and never looked back -- reeling off the next three games to seal the victo...
00:34 2019-07-14

Serena Williams loses to Simona Halep in Wimbledon women's final Romanian tennis pro Simona Halep denied Serena Williams a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title after beating her in straight sets Saturday at the Wimbledon women’s final....
21:34 2019-07-13

Wimbledon: Simona Halep stuns Serena Williams to win second Grand Slam Simona Halep was nearly flawless in her first Wimbledon final, quickly dispatching Serena Williams in straight sets to win the championship. It is the second Grand Slam title win for the Romanian....
19:51 2019-07-13

Serena Williams puts up troublesome numbers in Wimbledon loss against Simona Halep Serena Williams won just four games in her Wimbledon finals loss to Simona Halep on Saturday and had 26 unforced errors to Halep's three.       ...
02:51 2019-07-14

Serena Williams v Simona Halep – Wimbledon women's singles final – live! Follow all the action from Centre Court, 2pm BST startFederer and Nadal serve up a contest for the agesEmail Katy with all your thoughts; tweet @KatyMurrells 2.13pm BST First set: Williams 0-1 Halep* ...
15:17 2019-07-13

Wimbledon final: Serena Williams loses to Simona Halep of Romania in straight sets Simona Halep won her first Wimbledon title and kept Serena Williams from winning her eighth. Halep beat Williams 6-2, 6-2 on Centre Court for her second major title. Williams was trying to win her rec...
16:51 2019-07-13

Serena Williams faces Simona Halep in Wimbledon final chasing 24th Grand Slam Serena Williams faces "pressure times 100" when she plays Simona Halep in the Wimbledon final seeking a 24th Grand Slam singles title, her coach says....
15:51 2019-07-13

Wimbledon schedule today: Saturday 13 July order of play with Serena Williams vs Simona Halep in women's final Serena Williams has found her form at the best possible time as she aims to win Wimbledon for an eighth time and seal a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title this afternoon....
14:17 2019-07-13

2019 Wimbledon odds, picks, predictions: Tennis expert reveals picks for Serena Williams vs. Simona Halep Gavin Mair, who called Naomi Osaka winning the 2018 U.S. Open at 32-1, has locked in his picks for Williams vs. Halep in the Wimbledon women's final....
20:17 2019-07-12

2019 Wimbledon odds, picks, best predictions: Tennis expert reveals picks for Serena Williams vs. Simona Halep Gavin Mair, who called Naomi Osaka winning the 2018 U.S. Open at 32-1, has locked in his picks for Williams vs. Halep in the Wimbledon women's final....
08:51 2019-07-13

Serena Williams vs Simona Halep live stream: how to watch Wimbledon 2019 ladies' final 2019 online from anywhere For many the greatest women’s player of all time, Serena Williams, is out to draw level with Margaret Court’s record of 24 Grand Slam titles as she faces Simona Halep today in the 2019 W...
19:34 2019-07-13

Serena Williams vs Simona Halep: Wimbledon 2019 final start time, odds, TV channel, live stream, head to head Serena Williams has found her form at the best possible time as she aims to win Wimbledon for an eighth time and seal a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title....
21:01 2019-07-12

Serena Williams battles burden of expectation before Simona Halep final Both Wimbledon finalists will be fighting their emotions in what should be a momentous duel, with the American well placed for a 24th slamWhen Sabine Lisicki lost the final at Wimbledon to Marion Bart...
23:17 2019-07-12

Halep stuns Williams to win Wimbledon title Serena Williams' wait for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title goes on after Simona Halep stunned the off-key American 6-2 6-2 in a one-sided Wimbledon final on Saturday....
17:34 2019-07-13

The Latest: Halep beats Serena Williams in Wimbledon final Simona Halep wins her first Wimbledon title and keeps Serena Williams from winning her eighth, beating the American 6-2, 6-2        ...
17:00 2019-07-13

Wimbledon Live: Serena Eyes 24th Grand Slam Title With Win Over Halep Wimbledon 2019 Live: Serena Williams vs Simona Halep Tennis Score: Serena Williams is chasing her 24th Grand Slam title while Halep has here eyes on a maiden Wimbledon title....
15:34 2019-07-13

Serena Williams beats sister Venus for second Wimbledon title Serena Williams on beating sister Venus to clinch her second straight Wimbledon title in 2003. Republished as part of CNN World Sport's 25th anniversary....
18:17 2019-05-21

Serena Williams opens bid for 8th Wimbledon title, 24th Slam Serena Williams renews her bid for her 24th Grand Slam title and eighth at Wimbledon with a Centre Court match against Giulia Gatto-Monticone of Italy....
18:17 2019-07-02

Serena Williams continues pursuit of 24th major singles title in Wimbledon semifinals Williams will play Barbora Strycova in her 12th career Wimbledon semifinal after former French Open champ Simona Halep and Elina Svitolina kick things off Thursday....
12:51 2019-07-11

Serena Williams continues quest for eighth Wimbledon title after brushing aside Carla Suarez Navarro Serena Williams is on the road to winning her eighth Wimbledon title after a comfortable victory over Carla Suarez Navarro to reach the quarter-finals....
15:34 2019-07-08

My breast reduction: why I had the surgery that helped Simona Halep win at Wimbledon The operation freed me from chronic headaches, and back and neck pain. But nothing about the process was easyThree days before Christmas 2015, when I was 19, I had my breasts reduced in size. Sitting ...
22:00 2019-07-15

Sofia Kenin defeats Serena Williams in French Open upset Williams, who was going for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title, was knocked out by the rising 20-year-old American, who advanced to the fourth round of a major for the first time....
20:51 2019-06-01

Simona Halep sets sights on Olympics after fulfilling Wimbledon dream The women’s champion aims to use her emphatic victory over Serena Williams as a springboard for further success, with 2020 Olympics in Tokyo a major goalShortly after her stunning victory over Serena ...
17:51 2019-07-15

Wimbledon 2019 semi-final: Elina Svitolina v Simona Halep – live! Serena Williams ‘in good place’ before Strycova semi-finalDiary: Henman defends Konta, Navratilova trolls TrumpAnd you can email Katy here or tweet her here 1.43pm BST First set: Svitolina 1-5 Halep* ...
15:00 2019-07-11

The Coco bubble pops at Wimbledon as Simona Halep ousts Cori Gauff Halep wins 6–3, 6–3 to end Gauff’s fairytale in the fourth roundAmerican 15-year-old moves into world’s top 150 after dream runShe has been the story of this year’s Wimbledon. But Cori Gauff’s dreamy ...
17:51 2019-07-08

Watch: Simona Halep beats U.S. teen Cori Gauff for quarterfinal berth at Wimbledon American Cori "Coco" Gauff, 15, watched her magical Wimbledon run end with a straight sets loss to Simona Halep Monday at the All-England Club in London....
19:34 2019-07-08

Cori Gauff, 15, defeats Venus Williams in Wimbledon first round American tennis prodigy Cori Gauff, 15, defeated Venus Williams in the first round of Wimbledon on Monday, becoming the youngest to win a match at the tournament since 1991....
21:17 2019-07-01

Simona Halep’s show of power and belief helps her realise Wimbledon dream | Sean Ingle The Romanian’s work on her mentality as well as groundstrokes paid dividends as she dismantled Serena WilliamsIt took 56 minutes into the biggest match of Simona Halep’s career for her legs to go fina...
22:00 2019-07-13

Serena Williams pays tribute to ‘little powerhouse’ Halep after final defeat • ‘It was just her day,’ says disappointed Williams • American admits her fitness has not been idealSerena Williams denied that nerves or the pressure of chasing down Margaret Court’s record of 24 gra...
22:00 2019-07-13

Wimbledon 2019: Cori Gauff, 15, defeats Venus Williams; Osaka upset Fifteen-year-old Cori Gauff, making her Wimbledon debut, earned a stunning straight-sets win over seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams on Monday....
02:17 2019-07-02

Wimbledon: Youngest ever qualifier Cori Gauff defeats idol Venus Williams The 15-year-old US player dispatched seasoned tennis ace Venus Williams in two straight sets. Meanwhile, it was a disappointing start to the Grand Slam tournament for some top German names....
00:17 2019-07-02

Serena, Halep cruise into Wimbledon final Serena Williams and Simona Halep dominated their semifinal matches at Wimbledon on Thursday, setting up their 12th lifetime meeting Saturday in the women's final....
22:00 2019-07-11

Serena and Halep chase milestones in Wimbledon final Serena Williams no longer wants to obsess about elusive Grand Slam "number 24" and Simona Halep is desperate to win Wimbledon more than to stop the American reaching that milestone but there will be n...
17:17 2019-07-12

Wimbledon resumes in Week 2 with Coco-Halep, Serena, Big 3 A star-filled cast that includes Serena Williams, 15-year-old sensation Coco Gauff and the men's Big Three of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic is on the schedule as Wimbledon resume...
10:17 2019-07-08

Wimbledon champ Halep up to No. 4, Serena No. 9; Gauff 141st Simona Halep's Wimbledon championship lifts her from No. 7 to No. 4 in WTA rankings; Serena Williams rises to No. 9; Coco Gauff joins top 150       ...
18:51 2019-07-15

Will Wimbledon women's semifinals produce a Serena-Halep final? Here are the key factors for Thursday's semifinal matches as Barbora Strycova and Elina Svitolina try to stop a potential Serena Williams vs. Simona Halep title showdown....
00:51 2019-07-10

| Serena battles through at Wimbledon, Halep storms back to reach SF Serena Williams is just two wins away from equalling Margaret Court's Grand Slam titles record but she wobbled several times in her Wimbledon match against Alison Riske....
00:34 2019-07-10

Wimbledon day 10: Williams and Halep surge into final – video Day 10 of Wimbledon was women's semi-final day, with Serena Williams, Simona Halep, Barbora Strycova and Elina Svitolina competing for a place in the final Continue reading......
17:34 2019-07-12

Wait goes on for Williams as inspired Halep wins Wimbledon Serena Williams remained tantalisingly one short of a record-equalling 24 Grand Slam singles titles as Simona Halep thrashed the off-key American in a one-sided Wimbledon final on Saturday....
18:17 2019-07-13

Wimbledon is going Serena Williams’ way Serena Williams is just two victories from an elusive, record-setting 24th Grand Slam title. And the path to get there doesn’t look overly daunting. Williams reached the Wimbledon semifinals Tue...
22:51 2019-07-09

Wimbledon 2019: Williams, Halep and Konta in action and more – live! Updates from women’s quarter-finals day at SW19Konta battles past Kvitova to reach last eightDay eight order of playAnd you can email Gregg here or tweet him here 1.27pm BST Riske looks every inch lik...
14:34 2019-07-09

Wimbledon order of play - Day 10: Serena, Strycova, Svitolina and Halep take centre stage "Serena Williams will face unseeded Barbora Strycova on Thursday for a place in the Wimbledon final, while Elina Svitolina faces off against Simona Halep."...
09:51 2019-07-11

Serena Williams Fined $10,000 for Damaging Wimbledon Court When you’re the greatest athlete in the history of your sport, there’s no such thing as days off. And reportedly Serena Williams is so dominant she got fined for not even letting a practice court be g...
17:51 2019-07-09

Serena Williams Reminds the Wimbledon Field That She Is Still a Force A 6-3, 6-4 victory over Julia Görges in the third round showed she shouldn’t be discounted, even if she has been injured and played few matches this year....
18:51 2019-07-06

Serena Williams fined $10,000 for damaging a court at Wimbledon Serena Williams picked up a $10,000 fine for damaging a court at the All England Club during practice before Wimbledon started.        ...
03:00 2019-07-09

Serena Williams could play twice as Wimbledon Week 1 closes Serena Williams might have to play two matches on Day 6 at Wimbledon _ one in singles, one in mixed doubles        ...
13:17 2019-07-06

Angelique Kerber’s title defence ends but Serena Williams rallies to victory • Defending champion loses 2-6, 6-2, 6-1 to Lauren Davis• Serena Williams wins 2-6, 6-2, 6-4 against Kaja JuvanIt is well over two decades since any woman other than Serena Williams and Venus Williams...
03:00 2019-07-05

Cori 'Coco' Gauff's magical Wimbledon run comes to end with loss to Simona Halep Cori "Coco" Gauff's magical Wimbledon run has come to an end. The 15-year-old succumbed to a No. 7-seeded Simona Halep in straight sets, 6-3, 6-2.       ...
17:51 2019-07-08

Wimbledon: Serena Williams using Tiger Woods' Masters win as inspiration Tennis superstar Serena Williams said Tiger Woods' win at the 2019 Masters is at the top of her mind as she tries to win a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title at Wimbledon Saturday in London....
15:51 2019-07-12

Wimbledon: Serena Williams, Fabio Fognini face fines Serena Williams has been fined $10,000 for damaging a court at Wimbledon, while men's player Fabio Fognini was fined $3,000 for saying he wished the All-England Club was bombed....
11:51 2019-07-10

Serena Williams goes 2 for 2 at Wimbledon; wins in singles, mixed doubles Serena Williams took care of Julia Goerges early Saturday at Wimbledon, then teamed with Andy Murray later for a mixed doubles win.        ...
23:17 2019-07-06

Serena Williams says she is free to partner Andy Murray at Wimbledon • ‘I’m available,’ says Williams – perhaps tongue in cheek• Murray has already been turned down by several playersConsidering he has been one of the biggest advocates of equal rights for men and women...
20:34 2019-06-29

Serena Williams Is 2 Wins From History, but How Rugged Is Her Wimbledon Path? Williams reached the Wimbledon semifinals for the 12th time. Only one of the three other women left in singles has gone this far in the tournament before....
03:34 2019-07-10

Venus beats Serena to 2008 Wimbledon title Venus Williams talks to CNN after beating sister Serena for her fifth Wimbledon singles title in 2008. Republished as part of 25 years of CNN World Sport....
18:17 2019-05-21

Serena Williams survives second-round Wimbledon scare from unseeded opponent Serena Williams escaped the second round of Wimbledon on Thursday after unseeded Kaja Juvan gave her a big scare. Williams won 2-6, 6-2, 6-4.        ...
21:00 2019-07-04

Serena Williams beats Barbora Strycova to go into Wimbledon singles final • Williams beats Strycova 6-1, 6-2• American will face Simona Halep in finalPlaying tennis significantly better than in her nervous quarter-final, the old Serena Williams reappeared for her public on ...
18:00 2019-07-11

Serena Williams cruises to Wimbledon final with major record in sight Serena Williams is on the cusp of history. With a 6-1, 6-2 semifinal victory over Barbora Strycova on Thursday, Williams advanced to the final to pursue her eighth Wimbledon title. Should Williams win...
20:17 2019-07-11

Serena Williams cruises past Barbora Strycova in Wimbledon semifinals Williams will play her 24th Grand Slam singles title against Halep, a former French Open champ who declared herself far more confident in reaching her first Wimbledon final....
01:34 2019-07-12

Serena Williams Says Meghan Markle "Couldn't Be a Better Friend" After Wimbledon Visit Serena Williams has Meghan Markle's back. The tennis pro came to the Duchess of Sussex's defense on Thursday after the royal made headlines over her Wimbledon appearance last......
05:17 2019-07-12

Serena Williams Wary Of Alison Riske Factor At Wimbledon Quarters Serena Williams is moving into something resembling her best form after an unconvincing first week but will not take Tuesday's quarter-final opponent Alison Riske lightly....
09:17 2019-07-09

Serena Williams and Andy Murray in Wimbledon Mixed Doubles: It’s Happening One of the highest profile pairings in mixed doubles is set to happen after rampant speculation about the identity of Murray’s partner was put to rest....
05:17 2019-07-03

Serena Williams, Andy Murray to play mixed doubles together at Wimbledon Andy Murray's hunt for a mixed doubles partner at Wimbledon is over, and he isn't teaming up with just anyone. Rather, the Scot will partner Serena Williams....
01:17 2019-07-03

Serena Williams responds to criticism about equality fight after Wimbledon loss Serena Williams has not won a Grand Slam tournament since 2016 and after her latest Wimbledon loss to Simona Halep she was asked about her focus on tennis....
17:00 2019-07-15

Chasing an 8th Wimbledon title, Williams beats Riske in 3 When Serena Williams' serve wasn't getting her all the points she needed at Wimbledon, she turned to her return game       ...
19:00 2019-07-09

Chasing an 8th Wimbledon title, Williams next plays Riske Serena Williams will face fellow American Alison Riske in the Wimbledon quarterfinals as she chases an eighth title at the All England Club and a 24th major overall       ...
14:51 2019-07-09

Wimbledon 2019: Serena Williams says Andy Murray partnership will take her game to next level Serena Williams believes she can learn from Andy Murray when the former world No1s team up this evening in what is probably the most anticipated mixed doubles match in history....
15:34 2019-07-05

Serena Williams withstands surge from Alison Riske to reach Wimbledon semifinals Serena Williams withstood a late surge from American Alison Riske in the Wimbledon quarterfinals on Tuesday but held on for the 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 win.       ...
19:00 2019-07-09

Wimbledon 2019: Federer, Nadal and Serena Williams in action, Kvitova through – live! Updates from Saturday’s third-round action at SW19Gauff keeps Wimbledon dream alive with comebackGet in touch! Email Jacob or tweet @JacobSteinberg 12.26pm BST Lauren Davis stunned Angelique Kerber in...
13:34 2019-07-06

Reunited? Meghan Markle Expected to Attend Wimbledon to Support Serena Williams What would we do without our besties? In my case, I’m not sure I would’ve gotten through the first half of the Democratic debates on Wednesday night without text-heckling half of the candidates with m...
04:34 2019-06-28

Serena Williams battles past Alison Riske into Wimbledon semi-finals Williams won 6–4, 4–6, 6–3 in just over two hoursUnseeded Riske pushes 23-times slam champion to the limitSerena Williams came through a titanic three-set tussle with Alison Riske to take another step...
18:00 2019-07-09

Serena Williams Calls Meghan Markle a "Great Friend" After She Supports Her at Wimbledon Final Serena Williams praised Meghan Markle is a "great friend" after the Duchess of Sussex came to support her on Saturday at the 2019 Wimbledon women's singles final, which she......
00:00 2019-07-14

Watch: Serena Williams moves on to final, eyes record Grand Slam at Wimbledon Serena Williams will go for her record-tying 24th Grand Slam title after beating Barbora Strycova in straight sets in a 2019 Wimbledon semifinal Thursday in London....
23:51 2019-07-11

Watch: Serena Williams wins, sets up USA quarterfinal clash with Alison Riske at Wimbledon Serena Williams beat Carla Suarez Navarro in straight sets Monday, setting up a quarterfinal clash against fellow American Alison Riske at Wimbledon....
19:34 2019-07-08

Strong Wimbledon showing for Serena Williams: wins in singles, mixed-doubles play if Williams is going to win an eighth singles championship at Wimbledon, and a record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles title overall, she will want more performances like the one she gave against Goerges...
02:01 2019-07-07

Meghan Markle Cheers on Serena Williams at Wimbledon in First Solo Outing Since Giving Birth Meghan Markle was all smiles as she cheered on her longtime friend Serena Williams at the 2019 Wimbledon Championships on Thursday in what marked the first solo outing for the Duchess of Sussex......
23:00 2019-07-04

Andy Murray and Serena Williams begin Wimbledon mixed-doubles campaign with dominant victory Wimbledon's new power couple showed they mean business as Andy Murray and Serena Williams got their eagerly-awaited mixed-doubles pairing off to a flying start....
06:17 2019-07-07

Winning: Serena Williams Makes the Wimbledon Semifinals, Goes Unretouched for Harper’s Bazaar, and Gets Revealing on Naomi Osaka As I write this, Serena Williams is celebrating yet another win in her storied career: The 23-time Grand Slam champion advanced to the semifinals at Wimbledon for the twelfth time on Tuesday, defeatin...
14:34 2019-07-10

'Not about 24': Williams to face Halep in Wimbledon final Serena Williams closed in Wimbledon title No. 8 and Grand Slam trophy No. 24 by overwhelming Barbora Strycova 6-1, 6-2; she'll face Simona Halep for the title       ...
20:34 2019-07-11

Serena Williams ousts Strýcová, reaches Wimbledon final to inch closer to 24th Grand Slam Williams handily defeated unranked Barbora Strýcová of the Czech Republic in straight sets to advance to Wimbledon's final for a second year in a row.      ...
19:34 2019-07-11

Serena Williams ready for Wimbledon: 'I know how to play tennis' Serena Williams says her injured left knee is feeling better but she lacks match preparation as she chases 24th Grand Slam singles title.        ...
04:51 2019-06-30

Simona Halep v Ajla Tomljanovic A look at the records of Romania's Simona Halep and Australia's Ajla Tomljanovic before their first-round match at the French Open on Tuesday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
05:17 2019-05-28

Factbox: Simona Halep vs. Amanda Anisimova A look at the records of Romania's Simona Halep and American Amanda Anisimova before their quarter-final match at the French Open on Wednesday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
10:34 2019-06-05

Factbox: Simona Halep v Victoria Azarenka A look at the records of Romania's Simona Halep and Belarus's Victoria Azarenka before their third-round match at Wimbledon on Friday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
10:00 2019-07-05

Count on Coco Gauff to give Simona Halep all she can handle Coco Gauff, the 15-year-old from the U.S., was the big story at Wimbledon in the first week. She qualified by winning three matches without dropping a set and then announced herself to the world by up...
17:00 2019-07-08

Simona Halep: A rare talent not crushed by the weight of victory "One hour after dismantling Serena Williams in a brutal, efficient 6-2 6-2 demolition on her Centre Court, Simona Halep beamed as she recounted a perfect day that ended with her first Wimbledon title....
15:17 2019-07-14

Simona Halep beats off-colour Victoria Azarenka, Caroline Wozniacki goes out • Karolina Pliskova passes tricky test against Hsieh Su-wei • Wozniacki hits out at HawkEye during loss to Zhang ShuaiFor 66 horrible minutes Victoria Azarenka forgot how to play tennis. Centre Court ...
23:17 2019-07-05

2019 French Open: Naomi Osaka and Simona Halep Survive Osaka, the world’s No. 1 player, fought back from the brink of a first-round upset, while Halep, the defending champion, also went three sets in her opener....
04:34 2019-05-29

A 24th Slam for Serena or a second for Simona? "Serena Williams enters her 11th Wimbledon final knowing she is just one title away from equalling Margaret Court’s record of 24 Grand Slams held since the 1970s."...
13:51 2019-07-12

Naomi Osaka avoids French Open upset; Simona Halep wins, too Top-seeded Naomi Osaka was two points from losing her first-round match at the French Open before rallying; Simona Halep needed three sets to win.        ...
03:34 2019-05-29

Who is Amanda Anisimova, the 17-year-old who stunned French Open champion Simona Halep? As her down-the-line backhand flew past Simona Halep, 17-year-old Amanda Anisimova dropped her racquet to the side, put her hands on her face, and simply said, "What!"...
15:51 2019-06-06

Amanda Anisimova, 17-year-old American who stunned Simona Halep, loses in French open semis Ashleigh Barty reached her first Grand Slam final at the French Open, and she got there by ending the run of 17-year-old American Amanda Anisimova.        ...
14:51 2019-06-07

American teenager Amanda Anisimova beats Simona Halep to reach French Open semifinals American teenager Amanda Anisimova reached the French Open semifinals by upsetting defending champion Simona Halep 6-2, 6-4.        ...
14:17 2019-06-06

Meet 17-year-old American Amanda Anisimova who pulled off shocker over Simona Halep at French Open Amanda Anisimova stunned third-ranked Simona Halep in the quarterfinals at the French Open, cruising in straight sets to a 6-2, 6-4 victory.        ...
14:17 2019-06-06

Teenager Amanda Anisimova stuns Simona Halep in straight sets to reach French Open semi-final Amanda Anisimova has pulled off one of the biggest shocks in French Open history, beating defending champion Simona Halep in straight sets to reach the semi-finals....
15:51 2019-06-06

Women's World Cup soccer: USA defeats Netherlands 2-0 for second straight title The United States Women's National Team scored two second-half goals, defeating the Netherlands 2-0 to win its second consecutive Women's World Cup title....
19:17 2019-07-07

Tyson Fury Defeats Tom Schwarz To Retain His Lineal Heavyweight Title, Whatever That Means Unlike the last notable heavyweight bout that featured one of the biggest names in the division, the no-name actually succumbed to the blows of the main event’s star attraction on Saturday when Tyson ...
20:51 2019-06-16

Wimbledon Glance: Williams back on court in Wimbledon semis A quick look at Wimbledon: Still looking for that 24th Grand Slam title, Serena Williams will first have to get through the semifinals at Wimbledon        ...
03:34 2019-07-11

Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic defends Wimbledon title in five-set thriller Defending champion Novak Djokovic claimed his fifth Wimbledon title beating eight-time champion Roger Federer in a record-breaking five-set thriller. It stands as the longest final settled by an histo...
20:34 2019-07-14

Serena, Osaka exits open Paris boulevard for Halep Simona Halep's path to a second successive French Open title cleared up in spectacular fashion on Saturday after 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams and world number one Naomi Osaka exited Rol...
00:00 2019-06-02

‘I had no time for emotions’: Halep on her fearless defeat of Williams The Romanian took less than an hour to demolish the seven-times Wimbledon champion. But we shouldn’t write off Williams just yetLast month, Simona Halep was asked what she thought when the word “grass...
22:00 2019-07-13

Serena, Osaka, Halep headline 3rd round French Open action PARIS (AP) — Serena Williams, Naomi Osaka and Simona Halep have had their rough patches so far in the French Open. Those three stars are hoping for a smoother ride in the third round Saturday. William...
10:00 2019-06-01

The Latest: Halep says Slam losses helped her beat Williams Simona Halep figures her past problems in Grand Slam finals allowed her to come through against Serena Williams at Wimbledon        ...
06:34 2019-07-14

Halep stays positive as title defense crumbles Simona Halep tried to look on the positive side after losing in the French Open quarter-finals on Thursday, saying her shock 6-2 6-4 defeat to Amanda Anisimova gave her more time to prepare for the gr...
16:17 2019-06-06

Why do so many men think they could win a point off Serena Williams? One in eight British men believe they could take a point off Serena Williams in a tennis match. Are they all delusional?She has a serve that once topped 128mph, has won 23 grand slam singles titles an...
18:51 2019-07-15

Unfamiliar, but nice: Halep back in Paris to defend title Simona Halep is experiencing something new at the French Open this year, coming to Paris as the defending champion        ...
17:17 2019-05-24

Halep reaches Wimbledon final with win over Svitolina "Simona Halep barely put a foot wrong as she became the first Romanian woman to reach a Wimbledon singles final with a composed 6-1 6-3 win over Ukrainian eighth seed Elina Svitolina on Thursday."...
18:51 2019-07-11

'Chilled' Halep shoots for perspective at Wimbledon She hasn't hit the Wimbledon lawns with the same swagger of recent years, but a more chilled Simona Halep still had plenty enough firepower on Monday to sweep past Aliaksandra Sasnovich into the secon...
20:17 2019-07-01

Factbox: Serena Williams vs. Alison Riske A look at the records of Serena Williams and fellow American Alison Riske before their quarter-final match at Wimbledon on Tuesday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
08:34 2019-07-09

A look at Serena Williams' dominant career Unless you've been living under a rock the past two decades, you know that Serena Williams has carved out a legendary tennis career. But, if you're a rock dweller, here's a refresher on...
11:00 2019-07-13

Serena Williams vs. Giulia Gatto-Monticone A look at the records of American Serena Williams and Italy's Giulia Gatto-Monticone before their first-round match at Wimbledon on Tuesday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
09:51 2019-07-02

Serena Williams' greatest rivals Serena Williams has a winning record against everyone who has played her multiple times except for two players. And Venus has been her top rival.        ...
16:34 2019-05-21

Analysis: Of course Serena Williams unsatisfied by Paris run Fendrich on Tennis: Of course Serena Williams wasn't satisfied with making it to the third round in Paris        ...
18:00 2019-06-02

Factbox: Serena Williams v Kaja Juvan A look at the records of American Serena Williams and Slovenia's Kaja Juvan before their second-round match at Wimbledon on Thursday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
05:17 2019-07-04

Tennis: Halep to start French Open title defense with no extra pressure Most defending champions would start a grand slam with added pressure but Simona Halep declared she would kick off her French Open campaign knowing that she's 'done it already'....
15:51 2019-05-24

Halep star struck at meeting duchesses at Wimbledon Simona Halep joined the list of tennis royalty at Wimbledon, then got a bit star struck at meeting the real thing       ...
19:34 2019-07-13

Wimbledon champion Halep enjoys Romania's adulation Romania's presidency and the Orthodox Church awarded Wimbledon tennis champion Simona Halep their highest distinctions on Monday while hundreds of fans cheered her home after she blitzed U.S. opponent...
22:34 2019-07-15

Halep rolls over Svitolina to reach first Wimbledon final Simona Halep barely put a foot wrong as she became the first Romanian woman to reach a Wimbledon singles final with a composed 6-1 6-3 win over Ukrainian eighth seed Elina Svitolina on Thursday....
15:51 2019-07-11

Halep ends wayward Gauff's Wimbledon dream Coco Gauff's dream Wimbledon run came to an abrupt end on Monday when the consistency of seventh seed and former world number one Simona Halep proved a step too far for the 15-year-old American, who w...
19:51 2019-07-08

A quick look at Serena Williams' dominant career Unless you've been living under a rock the past two decades, you know that Serena Williams has carved out a legendary tennis career. But, if you're a rock dweller, here's a refresher o...
00:34 2019-07-13

Serena Williams withdraws from Rome with injured knee Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Italian Open ahead of her second-round match against sister Venus due to a continuing left knee injury        ...
16:34 2019-05-21

For the unsinkable Serena Williams, the last step is proving the hardest Coming back from childbirth was always going to be her biggest challenge, but the baggage of trying to become the all-time great is proving a formidable haul even for Serena Eight years ago, the docum...
11:51 2019-05-25

Serena Williams joins No. 1 Osaka on way out of French Open Serena Williams' quest for a 24th Grand Slam title ended with her earliest loss at a major tournament in five years        ...
21:00 2019-06-01

Andy Murray and Serena Williams set for their once-in-a-lifetime show • Murray: ‘Serena is one of the best tennis players of all time’• Andreas Mies and Alexa Guarachi are opening opponentsA frisson of excitement willowed through Wimbledon shortly after Pimm’s on Wednes...
22:34 2019-07-03

The Latest: Serena Williams loses in 3rd round of French Serena Williams handed earliest loss at major in 5 years, losing to Sofia Kenin in 3rd round at French Open        ...
20:34 2019-06-01

Naomi Osaka can emulate Serena Williams, says Pat Cash As Naomi Osaka goes in search of a third consecutive grand slam title at this year's French Open, former Wimbledon champion Pat Cash says the Japanese star has the ability to become one of the most do...
13:34 2019-05-31

Serena Williams stunned by 20-year-old Kenin in third round "Serena Williams\u0027s quest for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title was put on hold on Saturday after the former world number one was knocked out of the French Open in the third round f...
20:34 2019-06-01

Gauff faces toughest challenge at Wimbledon as Halep awaits "American teenager Cori \u0027Coco\u0027 Gauff has captured the hearts of fans with her dream run to Wimbledon\u0027s fourth round but a stern examination awaits in the form of seventh seed Simona Hal...
16:17 2019-07-07

Chilled Halep catches fire to dispatch Azarenka at Wimbledon Simona Halep was supposedly having a 'chill' year, but for a little over an hour on Wimbledon's Centre Court the ice-cool Romanian was on fire as she swatted aside Victoria Azarenka 6-3 6-1 on Friday ...
22:34 2019-07-05

Serena Williams out of French Open in stunning early exit PARIS — Serena Williams’ quest for a 24th Grand Slam title ended with her earliest loss at a major tournament in five years. Williams was outplayed in the third round of the French Open by 20-ye...
22:34 2019-06-01

Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka crash out of French Open Williams beaten 6-2, 7-5 by fellow American Sofia KeninWorld No 1 also loses in straight sets but Djokovic and Halep winSerena Williams is out of the French Open. The three-time champion and owner of ...
21:00 2019-06-01

FRENCH OPEN '19: Serena Williams tries again for 24th major The AP takes a look at some of the women to watch at the 2019 French Open, including 23-time Grand Slam title winner Serena Williams, No. 1 Naomi Osaka and defending champion Simona Halep   ...
19:17 2019-05-22

‘If you guys really want it’: Serena Williams keeps door open to Murray partnership • American says she could play mixed doubles• Williams praises Murray’s support for womenSerena Williams has kept the door open that she could play mixed doubles with Andy Murray at Wimbledon, telling...
21:34 2019-07-02

Serena Williams wrote to Naomi Osaka after US Open loss Something was keeping Serena Williams from moving forward after her loss to Naomi Osaka in last year's US Open final. She believed she owed Osaka an apology, Williams revealed in an essay published Tu...
01:34 2019-07-10

Serena Williams finds her path to history narrowing to a tightrope Winning a 24th major title clearly matters to Williams, maybe too much. The pressure only grows with losses like she suffered to Simona Halep in the Wimbledon final....
01:34 2019-07-14

Serena Williams, Naomi Osaka upset at French Open Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka -- the grand slam leader in the professional tennis era and newcomer who had surged to the last two majors -- both exited the French Open on Saturday in a double shock....
21:00 2019-06-01

Serena Williams hasn't lost focus -- she's gained perspective While Serena Williams remains one away from Margaret Court's record 24 Grand Slam titles, she already has cemented her place in history, on and off the court....
20:00 2019-07-15

Serena Williams Pulls Out of the Italian Open With a Knee Injury It was the third straight tournament that Williams, 37, had withdrawn from because of physical problems. The French Open starts in less than two weeks....
14:51 2019-05-21

Serena Williams to face 20-year-old American Kenin in Paris When Serena Williams saw a young U.S. tennis player distraught after a loss at a tournament earlier this season, she decided to do what felt right: console her        ...
10:51 2019-05-31

Serena Williams flirts with disaster at French Open — and then she screams PARIS — This was one mistake too far for Serena Williams. Sure, the bad backhand put her behind only 15-30 at the outset of the second set of her opening match at Roland Garros on Monday. What made th...
04:34 2019-05-28

Serena Williams Shares The Apology She Sent To Naomi Osaka After U.S. Open Serena Williams, currently in the middle of another Wimbledon title hunt, has an essay out in Harper’s Bazaar today that lays out the emotional aftermath of her 2018 U.S. Open final. That match, which...
22:17 2019-07-09

Serena Williams’ jacket turns heads: ‘goddess,’ ‘champion’ PARIS — “Champion,” ”queen,” ”goddess” and “mother.” Those were the words, in French, printed on a black-and-white warmup jacket that Serena Williams wo...
04:34 2019-05-28

Serena Williams loses her 3rd consecutive Grand Slam final Serena Williams' loss to Simona Halep at the All England Club was her third consecutive defeat in a Grand Slam final       ...
18:34 2019-07-13

So, guys, you reckon you could take a point off Serena Williams? | Alex Clark Men want to get in on everything. Then again, we all have our dreamsLet us for a minute extend the benefit of the doubt to the 12% of men who believe they could take a point from Serena Williams in a ...
21:51 2019-07-13

Fighting Rust, Serena Williams Has a Rocky Start in Paris Williams has barely played on clay and was terrible in the first set of her opening match before a sharp turn to winning form. Then she faced questions about Nike and mothers....
03:51 2019-05-28

Exclusive: Comaneci hails history-maker Halep's Wimbledon triumph Nadia Comaneci predicted "no one in Romania will be working for a few days" as they would be too busy celebrating Simona Halep's "amazing" victory over Serena Williams in Saturday's Wimbledon final....
22:34 2019-07-13

Andy Murray and Serena Williams to play mixed doubles No 1 seeds after win • Martin and Atawo swatted aside 7-5, 6-3 at Wimbledon• Pair will now play top seeds, Bruno Soares and Nicole MelicharSerAndy or Murrena? Call them what you want. Beyond the novelty of their gloriousl...
22:34 2019-07-09

Serena Williams ‘in good place’ before semi-final against Barbora Strycova • Seven-times champion two wins away from slam title No 24• Strycova has tactical ability to cause Williams problemsWhen Serena Williams was beaten in the third round at the French Open last month, wh...
23:00 2019-07-10

Serena Williams survives first-round scare to progress in French Open • Williams: ‘I just had to hang in there’• Johanna Konta breaks hoodoo with first-round victorySerena Williams survived a briefly wretched opening to the French Open and, despite recovering well to tr...
04:51 2019-05-28

'Mother, champion': Serena Williams causes stir again with French Open outfit 23-time grand slam champion wears bold outfit in ParisAmerican attracted criticism from officials last yearA year after Serena caused a stir at the French Open with her Black Panther catsuit, the Amer...
00:17 2019-05-28

Andy Murray’s hopes rest on Serena Williams after men’s doubles defeat • Murray and Hugues-Herbert out of Wimbledon men’s doubles• Croatia’s Mektic and Skugor win 6-7 (4), 6-4, 6-2, 6-3Andy Murray’s Wimbledon comeback stalled on Saturday when he and Pierre-Hugues Herbert...
20:17 2019-07-06

Snapchat launches Creator Shows with Serena Williams and Kevin Hart In the last year, the time spent watching Shows on Snapchat has tripled. The company wants to take advantage of that. Today, it announced Creator Shows, a new format that will deliver regularly publis...
21:34 2019-07-10

Why Serena Williams Is Holding Off on Giving Meghan Markle Motherhood Advice—For Now Who wouldn’t want advice from Serena Williams? Not only has the all-time great tennis player (so says fellow GOAT-contender Roger Federer) racked up an impressive set of hardware over her 23-year care...
02:51 2019-07-09

Andy Murray set to reveal doubles partner with Serena Williams link-up likely Andy Murray will make a decision about his mixed-doubles partner on Tuesday — and a headline-grabbing link-up with Serena Williams is still in the making....
03:34 2019-07-03

Novak Djokovic, Naomi Osaka, Serena Williams Eye Last 16 At Roland Garros World number ones Novak Djokovic and Naomi Osaka as well as three-time champion Serena Williams target the second week and places in the last 16 at French Open....
05:51 2019-06-01

Andy Murray more relaxed thanks to Serena Williams' unrepeatable jokes Andy Murray today revealed he and Serena Williams are cementing their chemistry between points with "unrepeatable" jokes as they continue their quest to lift the Wimbledon mixed doubles trophy....
15:17 2019-07-10

Dominic Thiem says Serena Williams has 'bad personality' after press conference interruption Austrian tennis star Dominic Thiem blasted Serena Williams as having “a bad personality” over the weekend after being booted out of his press conference to make room for the American following her los...
19:34 2019-06-03

Dominic Thiem, Serena Williams miffed after press conference confusion Serena Williams’ third-round loss at the French Open also had a big impact on Dominic Thiem. The Austrian, fresh off a Round of 32 win, had his post-match press conference cut short after Willia...
16:34 2019-06-03

Serena Williams recalls US Open meltdown in essay, thought she was 'doing the right thing' Serena Williams penned an essay about her outburst at the 2018 U.S. Open, in which she accused the chair umpire of sexism after being penalized on three separate occasions....
17:51 2019-07-09

Serena Williams' unretouched cover photos for Harper's Bazaar are about more than fashion The 23-time Grand Slam winner is unvarnished and raw in a gold dress on the cover of Harper's and talks about that 2018 US Open confrontation with an umpire....
21:34 2019-07-10

Serena Williams survives Vitalia Diatchenko in first round of French Open Serena Williams fought back from a first-set loss to beat Vitalia Diatchenko in three sets in the first round of the 2019 French Open on Monday in Paris....
20:51 2019-05-27

Serena Williams must 'focus' to break records, says Billie Jean King She's on course to break the all-time grand slam record, but fitness could be the key to Serena Williams achieving that goal, according to tennis great Billie Jean King....
15:17 2019-07-02

The Serena Williams moment that inspired Coco Gauff to play tennis Coco Gauff, who made history last week as the youngest-ever qualifier for Wimbledon at 15 years and 122 days old, upset Venus Williams in her opening match on Monday. However, before she was taking do...
20:34 2019-07-03

2019 French Open: Osaka Escapes Again; Serena Williams Rolls After losing the first set and being a break down in the second, the top-ranked Osaka rallied to beat the former No. 1 Victoria Azarenka, 4-6, 7-5, 6-3....
17:00 2019-05-30

Megan Rapinoe quotes Serena Williams, vows to fight until ‘the day I’m in my grave’ About a visit to the White House, the soccer star said, "I’ll never close any door all the way, but I think it would take more than Trump is willing to do.”...
02:00 2019-07-15

| Serena through to Wimbledon 2nd round Seven-time Wimbledon champion Serena Williams moved into the second round at Wimbledon with a hard-fought win over Italian qualifier Giulia Gatto-Monticone....
04:51 2019-07-03

Halep beats Gauff in straight sets to knock teenager out of Wimbledon – as it happened Coco Gauff’s Wimbledon fairytale came to an end after defeat to the former world No 1 Read Sean Ingle’s report from Wimbledon 4.39pm BST Read Sean Ingle’s report Related: The Coco bubble pops at Wimbl...
17:51 2019-07-08

French Open order of play Day 2 - Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams in action "Here is the order of play for the main showcourts on the second day of the French Open (play begins at 1100 GMT). You can watch every ball live on Eurosport."...
22:17 2019-05-26

Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka react after crashing out of French Open – video Serena Williams says she is surprised to have been knocked out of the French Open in the third round. The three-times champion and winner of 23 grand slams was beaten 6-2, 7-5, by 20-year-old compatri...
23:34 2019-06-01

Serena Williams wrote to Naomi Osaka to 'find peace' after US Open final American says she sought therapy after backlash from matchWilliams is into Wimbledon semi-final after win on TuesdaySerena Williams says she sent an apology to Naomi Osaka for her behavior in last yea...
18:17 2019-07-09

Amid Suggestions That She ‘Focus on Tennis,’ Serena Williams Says She’ll Fight for Equality to the Grave “The day I stop fighting for equality and for people that look like you and me will be the day I’m in my grave,” said Serena Williams, at a press conference following Saturday’s loss in the Wimbledon ...
16:34 2019-07-14

American Sofia Kenin, 20, shocks Serena Williams in third round of French Open Serena Williams lost in stunning fashion Saturday in the third round of the French Open against 20-year-old American Sofia Kenin, falling in straight sets, 6-2, 7-5.       &...
03:34 2019-06-02

Father Time and a crop of young talent are finally catching up with Serena Williams Serena Williams is seeking her 24th career Grand Slam title. But after losing at the French Open, has Father Time finally caught up to her?        ...
02:51 2019-06-02

Opinion: Serena Williams will never stop equality fight. Billie Jean King would have it no other way Serena Williams told a reporter she would never stop equality fight. Billie Jean King later tweeted her continuing support for Serena and that fight.       ...
02:51 2019-07-14

French Open: Uncertainty Over Serena Williams Fitness, Naomi Osaka Form Serena Williams heads into this year's French Open with questions surrounding her fitness while Naomi Osaka needs to rediscover her best form to solidify her position at the top of the women's game....
11:17 2019-05-23

Serena Williams steps up to dispatch Kurumi Nara in French Open second round Serena Williams produced a much more convincing display than in the first round to defeat Japanese qualifier Kurumi Nara 6-3 6-2 at the French Open on Thursday....
17:17 2019-05-30

Watch: Serena Williams dominates, Naomi Osaka survives at French Open Serena Williams easily advanced into the third round, while top-ranked Naomi Osaka escaped another upset loss at the 2019 French Open on Thursday in Paris....
03:34 2019-05-31

Roger Federer dragged deeper into Serena Williams’ French Open debacle If you think Serena Williams can be a bit of a diva — this goes a long way to explaining why. The panelists on “The View” have given insight into how fans believe the world’s best female t...
18:51 2019-06-04

‘I know how to play’: True, Serena, especially at Wimbledon WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Serena Williams says she’s feeling better as Wimbledon is about to get started. Her coach, Patrick Mouratoglou, says the seven-time Wimbledon champion doesn’t hav...
20:34 2019-06-29

Serena Williams is going to wait to give Meghan Markle parenting advice: 'get through the first 3 months and then we can talk' Samir Hussein/ WireImage/ Getty Images, Stefani Keenan, Getty Images. Serena Williams will wait before offering her "words of wisdom" to Meghan Markle about parenting. She said it is "so difficult to...
14:34 2019-07-03

Meet Sofia Kenin, the 20-year-old American who upset Serena Williams at the French Open Here are a few things to know about Sofia Kenin, the woman who knocked Serena Williams out of the French Open in Saturday's third round.        ...
23:34 2019-06-01

French Open: Naomi Osaka Survives; Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams Stroll Naomi Osaka held her nerve, despite squandering two match points late in the deciding set, to secure a clash against Katerina Siniakova of the Czech Republic....
22:51 2019-05-30

Serena Williams Makes History as 1st Athlete to Make Forbes' Self-Made Women List Serena Williams continues to make history! The tennis champion has become the first-ever athlete to make Forbes' list of America's Richest Self-Made Women, which ranks the most......
20:17 2019-06-04

Serena Williams moved past U.S. Open controversy after therapy and an apology to Naomi Osaka Williams, 37, writes in a first-person essay in Harper's Bazaar that she reached out to Naomi Osaka, who won the U.S. Open final after Williams was penalized for arguing with a chair umpire....
23:34 2019-07-09

Serena Williams wore a custom Virgil Abloh outfit during her first round French Open win Photo by Tim Clayton/Corbis via Getty Images Serena Williams won her first round French Open match on Monday. But the main talking point after her three sets win was not how she bounced back from a d...
23:00 2019-05-27

Williams extends F1 deal with title sponsor ROKiT until end of 2023 The Williams Formula 1 team has extended its title sponsorship deal with telecommunications company ROKiT from three years to five, taking the relationship to the end of the 2023 season...
14:17 2019-07-11

The real Serena finally shows up at Wimbledon A loud and brash Red Arrows flypast over Wimbledon's Court One provided a timely distraction on Saturday that allowed the real Serena Williams to finally show up at the All England Club this year....
18:51 2019-07-06

| Serena wary of Riske factor at Wimbledon Serena Williams may never get a better chance of equalling Margaret Court's Grand Slam title record in the Wimbledon quarter-finals bereft of the leading lights in women's tennis....
01:34 2019-07-09

Serena unlikely to play Wimbledon warmup, says coach Serena Williams is likely to go into Wimbledon without playing a warm-up event because she is still injured, her coach Patrick Mouratoglou has told Reuters....
15:17 2019-06-07

Serena made to work for opening win at Wimbledon "Serena Williams was made to work hard for her opening victory at Wimbledon 2019 as she battled past Giulia Gatto-Monticone 6-2 7-5 on Centre Court."...
00:34 2019-07-03

Serena fined $10,000 for damaging Wimbledon court Serena Williams was fined $10,000 by the All England Club for damaging one of Wimbledon's courts with her racket prior to the start of the tournament, media reported....
03:00 2019-07-09

Serena's pursuit of 24th major title on hold after French Open exit Serena Williams's quest for a record-equaling 24th Grand Slam singles title was put on hold on Saturday after the former world number one was knocked out of the French Open in the third round followin...
00:00 2019-06-02

Chasing 24th grand slam title, Serena targets 'calm' space She's 37 and a mom, but Serena Williams says she is inspired by other veteran sports stars such as Roger Federer and Tiger Woods as she chases a record-equaling 24th grand slam title....
16:17 2019-07-12

Selby sends good luck message to Twitter follower Halep ahead of Wimbledon final "Wimbledon finalist Simona Halep has received a good luck message from three-time world snooker champion Mark Selby, one of only two people the Romanian follows on Twitter."...
18:00 2019-07-12

Serena Williams Is the First Athlete to Make Forbes’ List of the World’s Richest Self-Made Women—By Investing in Herself She’s got 23 Grand Slam titles, and, according to Forbes, an estimated fortune of $225 million ($29 million in the past year alone, the highest annual income of her career)—and she didn’t make most of...
21:17 2019-06-04

Serena Williams debuts zebra-striped outfit in bold fashion statement at French Open One year after her French Open catsuit stirred up controversy, Serena Williams was back at Rowland Garros Monday making another bold fashion statement.        ...
22:34 2019-05-27

Murray to pair up with Serena for mixed doubles at Wimbledon Britain's Andy Murray ended days of speculation about who he will play mixed doubles with at Wimbledon after confirming he would partner Serena Williams at the grasscourt major....
03:34 2019-07-03

Serena, Sharapova, Federer among top storylines on road to Wimbledon Will Serena Williams play a tuneup? Can Andy Murray and Maria Sharapova make successful returns? Those are a few of the burning questions in a short but busy grass-court circuit....
19:00 2019-06-18

Serena powers past Strycova into Wimbledon final Mixed doubles with Andy Murray was fun but Serena Williams got back to the serious business as she powered into her 11th Wimbledon final by overwhelming unseeded Czech Barbora Strycova in a brutal 6-1...
18:17 2019-07-11

Serena headed to Wimbledon seeking return to form Serena Williams will bring her quest for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title to Wimbledon next week where she will try to shake off a nagging knee injury and show the tennis world that her window...
20:00 2019-06-27

Wimbledon Glance: Federer, Serena to play on No. 1 Court A quick look at Wimbledon: Roger Federer will be up against a player who wasn't even 1 year old when the eight-time champion made his debut at the All England Club in 1999    ...
01:00 2019-07-04

Serena may seek grasscourt wildcard ahead of Wimbledon Serena Williams said she felt "pretty far away" from her optimal level after suffering a surprise third round defeat at the French Open to Sofia Kenin and suggested she might seek a wildcard entry int...
00:00 2019-06-02

Wimbledon order of play - Day 7: Gauff faces Halep test as Federer and Nadal target quarter-finals "Coco Gauff faces the toughtest test yet in her dream Wimbledon run as she gears up to clash with Simona Halep for a place in the quarter-finals on Manic Monday."...
18:17 2019-07-07

'The View' hosts jump to Serena Williams' defense, smash Roger Federer, amid latest controversy Panelists on “The View” weighed in Monday on the controversy surrounding tennis players Serena Williams and Dominic Thiem and one host took a jab at Roger Federer....
23:17 2019-06-04

Williams warms up for doubles with singles win at Wimbledon Serena Williams warmed up for her opening mixed doubles match at Wimbledon by reaching the fourth round in singles        ...
17:17 2019-07-06

Federer, Williams moves on, but Kerber goes out at Wimbledon Eight-time champion Roger Federer and seven-time women's champion Serena Williams moved into the third round at Wimbledon, while defending champion Angelique Kerber went out in the second  ...
21:00 2019-07-04

If experience matters, Williams has a big edge at Wimbledon If experience and accomplishments count for anything, Serena Williams has the clear advantage in the Wimbledon semifinals       ...
14:51 2019-07-10

Sports: Serena Chases a Grand Slam Record at Wimbledon This is the third Grand Slam final for Serena Williams since she gave birth to her daughter. She lost the first two — can she win Saturday at Wimbledon?...
04:00 2019-07-13

Murray and Serena fall in Wimbledon mixed doubles - as it happened "Follow live updates from Andy Murray and Serena Williams\u0027 mixed doubles third-round match at Wimbledon against Bruno Soares and Nicole Melichar."...
18:17 2019-07-10

Serena, Djokovic, Nadal highlight storylines to watch at Wimbledon Is this Serena Williams' last best chance to win a major? Will Novak Djokovic continue to dominate on grass? Here's what to watch for when play begins Monday at Wimbledon....
18:51 2019-06-27

With 19 aces, gutsy comeback, Serena reaches Wimbledon semis Serena Williams dealt with an injured ankle and a third-set deficit before coming back to beat Alison Riske in the Wimbledon quarterfinals        ...
23:00 2019-07-09

Wimbledon Glance: Serena plays semifinal rematch vs. Goerges A quick look at Wimbledon: A year after Serena Williams played Julia Goerges on Centre Court in the semifinals, the seven-time champion will face Goerges in the third round on No. 1 Court   ...
00:00 2019-07-06

What a team: Serena, Murray to play Wimbledon mixed doubles This is quite a pair: Serena Williams is teaming up with Andy Murray for mixed doubles event at Wimbledon        ...
01:17 2019-07-03

Serena, Murray's Wimbledon mixed doubles match rescheduled Serena Williams and Andy Murray's mixed doubles first-round match at Wimbledon was canceled on Friday evening by organizers, who rescheduled it to be played on Saturday....
22:34 2019-07-05

Williams looks to build Wimbledon momentum against teenager Juvan Seven-times champion Serena Williams endured an unlikely scrap in her Wimbledon opener and will look to shake off more rust in the second round on Thursday when she faces another qualifier in 18-year-...
05:17 2019-07-04

The Latest: Williams fined $10K for damaging Wimbledon court Serena Williams has been fined $10,000 by the All England Club for damaging a court during practice before the Wimbledon tournament started        ...
03:00 2019-07-09

The Latest: Williams reaches 11th Wimbledon final Serena Williams will play in the Wimbledon final for the 11th time and will be looking for her eighth title at the All England Club after beating Barbora Strycova 6-1, 6-2     ...
19:34 2019-07-11

Wimbledon Glance: Williams faces Riske in quarterfinals A quick look at Wimbledon: Serena Williams tries to move a step closer to an eighth Wimbledon title when she takes on fellow American Alison Riske in the quarterfinals       ...
03:00 2019-07-09

Serena, Murray turn mixed-doubles debut into a Wimbledon event Serena Williams and Andy Murray enjoyed a fitting moment with their mixed-doubles win after some recent challenges for both of the legendary players....
02:17 2019-07-07

Murray and Serena v Soares and Melichar - Wimbledon mixed doubles LIVE "Follow live updates from Andy Murray and Serena Williams\u0027 mixed doubles third-round match at Wimbledon against Bruno Soares and Nicole Melichar."...
16:51 2019-07-10

Serena dusting off the rust at Wimbledon, but Riske poses a greater threat The draw has opened up for Serena Williams as she chases her 24th Grand Slam title, but in the next round Alison Riske will be a bigger threat than meets the eye....
21:51 2019-07-08

Wimbledon ready to roll out green carpet for 'Serena and Andy' premier Andy Murray left a string of broken hearts with his decision to hook up with Serena Williams in the mixed doubles at Wimbledon and Victoria Azarenka had a stark message for anyone harboring hopes of b...
05:17 2019-07-04

Wimbledon glance: Coco, Serena, Federer, Nadal open Week 2 Looking ahead at Wimbledon: 15-year-old American Coco Gauff takes on former No. 1 Simona Halep as Week 2 gets started       ...
17:34 2019-07-07

Novak Djokovic says self-belief was the key to his Wimbledon title • Serb retained crown against Roger Federer in five hours• Swiss believes he will ‘move on’ from painful lossNovak Djokovic called his Wimbledon final victory over Roger Federer “the most mentally dem...
23:51 2019-07-14

| Federer looks to Wimbledon after 10th Halle title Roger Federer said he was ready for Wimbledon after waltzing past Belgium's David Goffin in straight sets to win a record-extending 10th title in Halle....
22:51 2019-06-23

VOTE: Who's going to win Wimbledon women's singles title? "Will Serena Williams finally win her first Grand Slam since giving birth at Wimbledon in 2019, or does Naomi Osaka, Angelique Kerber or another star have what it takes for glory?"...
15:34 2019-06-29

Wimbledon day nine: Murray and Williams go out as Nadal, Federer and Djokovic win – video Day nine at Wimbledon saw Serena Williams and Andy Murray knocked out of the mixed doubles tournament by No 1 seeds Bruno Soares and the Nicole Melichar. But Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djok...
09:51 2019-07-11

15-Year-Old Coco Gauff Upsets Venus Williams At Wimbledon Cori “Coco” Gauff is still a teenager, but her legend precedes her. The first story I ever heard involving the American prodigy was about her serving incomprehensible heat while she was barely a teena...
22:17 2019-07-01

| Teenager Gauff stuns veteran Venus Williams at Wimbledon Cori Gauff, at 15 the youngest ever qualifier for the Wimbledon singles, pulled off a major shock on Monday beating five-time champion Venus Williams....
23:00 2019-07-01

Wimbledon day eight: Murray and Williams march on but Konta crashes out – video Day eight at Wimbledon featured Serena Williams, Jo Konta and Simona Halep in action in the women's quarter-finals. After victory against her US compatriot Alison Riske, Williams returned to Centre Co...
23:00 2019-07-10

Cori Gauff, 15, eclipses Venus Williams in Wimbledon first round • American youngster wins 6-4, 6-4 on No 1 Court• Glimpse of future as five-times Wimbledon champion beatenIf it was not quite a handing over of the torch, it was surely a glimpse of the future. At 39...
23:17 2019-07-01

Wimbledon '19: Serena eyes 24th; Sharapova makes Slam return The AP takes a look at some of the women to watch at Wimbledon in 2019, including 23-time Grand Slam title winner Serena Williams, top-ranked Ash Barty and 2004 champ Maria Sharapova   ...
02:34 2019-06-28

Wimbledon 2019: Sharapova retires from match; Serena, Federer, Nadal advance Maria Sharapova retired from her first-round match against Pauline Parmentier with a left wrist injury, while Serena Williams, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal advanced at Wimbledon....
19:34 2019-07-03

Late bloomer Gatto-Monticone faces Serena in dream Wimbledon debut As Italian Giulia Gatto-Monticone prepares for her Wimbledon debut at the age of 31 after 17 years on the women's tour, she need look no further than her first-round opponent Serena Williams for inspi...
09:51 2019-07-02

| Federer rues 'missed opportunity' to win Wimbledon title Roger Federer said he could not believe he had let slip two match points which would have sealed his ninth Wimbledon title after losing to Novak Djokovic....
07:51 2019-07-15

Still dominant at 37, Roger Federer eyes another Wimbledon title The numbers are staggering and it's a bit surreal, even for his opponents, that the Swiss tennis star is still going strong        ...
07:51 2019-07-04

Djokovic beats Federer in Wimbledon epic to win fifth title Novak Djokovic again proved the toughest of nuts for Roger Federer to crack as he repelled everything the Swiss could throw at him to claim his fifth Wimbledon title in the first All England Club fina...
20:51 2019-07-14

Win Wimbledon, win the all-time Grand Slam title race? "With Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal in Wimbledon semi-final action on Friday, what bearing could this Grand Slam have in their three-way race for the all-time men’s record?"...
21:17 2019-07-11

Williams, Osaka and Kvitova feeling the strain before Wimbledon | Simon Cambers Three of the biggest names in the draw admit injuries have dampened their expectations, which is in sharp contrast to the confidence of the new world No 1 Ashleigh BartyAt Wimbledon, perhaps more than...
02:17 2019-06-30

Coco Gauff stuns Venus Williams in inspiring Wimbledon statement Cori “Coco” Gauff made history last week by becoming the youngest qualifier for Wimbledon in the Open Era at 15 years and 122 days old. She did not stop there. Her young age didn’t stop her from toppl...
23:00 2019-07-01

Wimbledon day one: Gauff stuns Williams as Zverev and Tsitsipas crash out – video American 15-year-old Cori Gauff stole the show on the opening day of Wimbledon with a debut victory over five-time champion and her inspiration, Venus Williams. Meanwhile, defending champion Novak Djo...
16:17 2019-07-02

Wimbledon: Williams and Murray 'dream team' brings double the joy to SW19 With 42 grand slam titles and 6 Olympic gold medals between them, Serena Williams and Andy Murray are lighting up the mixed doubles at Wimbledon. Next they face the top seeds, but the tennis giants ar...
23:17 2019-07-09

Wimbledon 2019: Barty, Nadal, Gauff, Williams and more in action – live! Updates from all the fourth-round action at SW19Over-30s dominate men’s last 16 at WimbledonThe reasons behind Coco Gauff’s stunning riseAnd you can email Jacob or tweet @JacobSteinberg 10.25am BST He...
11:51 2019-07-08

'I have dreamt of this': Serena Williams graces Wheaties box for first time in her career General Mills announced that Serena Williams would get her own Wheaties box for the first time in her prolific tennis career.        ...
19:17 2019-06-27

Serena Williams said she owed Naomi Osaka an apology after the US Open. Osaka's response brought her to tears Something was keeping Serena Williams from moving forward after her loss to Naomi Osaka in last year's US Open final. She believed she owed Osaka an apology, Williams revealed in an essay published Tu...
20:51 2019-07-09

After French Open drama, Dominic Thiem complains, says Serena Williams has 'bad personality' French Open officials moved Dominic Thiem to a smaller interview room to make way for Serena Williams on Saturday. He was not happy.        ...
22:51 2019-06-03

Braiding a Bond: Serena Williams Shares the Time-Honored Tradition of Braiding With Daughter Olympia It’s been years since we’ve seen Serena or Venus Williams rocking their once-ubiquitous braids and beads; memorably, long before #TeamNatural renewed respect for textured and traditional hairstyles, t...
03:34 2019-06-15

With French Open title in hand, can Rafael Nadal win Wimbledon? No man has accomplished the Roland Garros-Wimbledon double since Nadal himself in 2010, but that's what Rafa is aiming for as he chases Grand Slam title No. 19....
20:17 2019-06-10

Federer Downs Nadal To Set Up Djokovic Duel For Wimbledon Title Roger Federer is the third oldest man ever to play in a Grand Slam final after 39-year-old Ken Rosewall featured in the 1974 Wimbledon and US Open finals....
22:17 2019-07-12

Wary of past pain, Nadal eyes third Wimbledon title Rafa Nadal received a degree of sympathy this week when he questioned a Wimbledon seedings formula that relegated him down to third in this year's draw despite a world ranking of two....
20:00 2019-06-27

Wimbledon day 13: Djokovic beats Federer to win fifth title – video highlights The 2019 edition of Wimbledon ended in a fifth – and second successive – title for Novak Djokovic, with the 32-year old winning 7-6, 1-6, 7-6, 4-6, 13-12 against Roger Federer in a gruelling four hour...
05:17 2019-07-15

Seeking 9th Wimbledon title, Federer faces Djokovic in final Roger Federer will be seeking his record ninth Wimbledon title when he faces defending champion Novak Djokovic in the final        ...
17:00 2019-07-13

Mochizuki makes history for Japan with junior title at Wimbledon Teenager Shintaro Mochizuki became the first Japanese to win a junior boys' Grand Slam title, beating Spain's Carlos Gimeno Valero 6-3 6-2 in the Wimbledon final on Sunday....
17:34 2019-07-14

Cori Gauff, 15, facing idol Venus Williams in historic Wimbledon clash Cori "Coco" Gauff will face one of her idols in her historic Wimbledon debut Monday after the 15-year-old tennis star drew Venus Williams at the All England Club....
18:17 2019-07-01

Serena Williams will wait until Royal baby is three months old to offer Duchess of Sussex 'words of wisdom' Serena Williams says she will wait until the Royal baby is at least three months old before offering her friend the Duchess of Sussex parenting advice....
02:51 2019-07-02

England's Jubb: NCAA title for South Carolina to Wimbledon 19-year-old Englishman Paul Jubb goes from winning NCAA title for South Carolina to competing at Wimbledon        ...
19:34 2019-07-01

Underappreciated Novak Djokovic shows why Wimbledon title path runs through him Wimbledon loves an underdog, but the defending champion was not going to spare Roberto Bautista Agut as he progressed to a sixth men's singles final....
00:51 2019-07-13

Wimbledon day six: Williams and Murray make strong start as Barty and Federer also advance – video Day six at Wimbledon saw some big names in action with Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray and Serena Williams all on court. Federer and Nadal progressed into the next round with routine wins ove...
05:17 2019-07-08

Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in epic match to win fifth Wimbledon title • Djokovic wins 7-6 (5), 1-6, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 13-12 (3)• Federer had two match points in the final set In a final as memorable for its longevity and unfathomable swings of fortune as the quality of shot...
21:51 2019-07-14

Wimbledon crowd should show Novak Djokovic more respect after fifth title, says Boris Becker Boris Becker has called on tennis fans to show Novak Djokovic the respect he deserves after the Serb claimed his 16th Grand Slam at Wimbledon on Sunday....
10:34 2019-07-15

Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in epic five-set match to win Wimbledon men’s title Novak Djokovic defended his Wimbledon title Sunday, defeating one of the game’s greatest players Roger Federer in an epic five-set match that was the longest final ever in history at the All England C...
23:51 2019-07-14

'I'm getting closer' - Djokovic nears Federer tally with 16th Slam title at Wimbledon "\"When the crowd is chanting \u0027Roger\u0027 I hear \u0027Novak\u0027,\" freshly-crowned Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic said with a smile on Sunday."...
20:51 2019-07-15

Wimbledon Upsets: Naomi Osaka Out in 1st Round; Cori ‘Coco’ Gauff Bests Venus Williams #BlackGirlMagic was on display at Wimbledon Monday whether in feeling the pain of defeat or in tasting sweet victory, as second-seeded Naomi Osaka got ousted in the first round, while Cori “Coco” Gauf...
06:34 2019-07-02

Venus Williams Reacts to Stunning Wimbledon Loss as 15-Year-Old Coco Gauff Praises Her ''Idol'' Venus Williams is reacting to her shocking loss in the first round at Wimbledon. Following the match in which she lost to Cori "Coco" Gauff, the five-time Wimbledon champ sat......
11:51 2019-07-02

Novak Djokovic tops Roger Federer in epic final to claim fifth Wimbledon title No. 1 Djokovic beat longtime rival Federer in an epic five-set match to win his fifth Wimbledon singles title and 16th career major.        ...
23:34 2019-07-14

Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in Wimbledon epic to win fifth title – video report Novak Djokovic again proved the toughest of nuts for Roger Federer to crack as he repelled everything the Swiss could throw at him to claim his fifth Wimbledon title in the first All England Club fina...
23:51 2019-07-14

Johanna Konta backed to end Grand Slam title wait after disappointing Wimbledon exit Five times Johanna Konta has made it to the last eight of a Grand Slam but not once has that been converted into a final appearance, let alone the title....
15:17 2019-07-10

'Something our sport has never seen': Serena to Wimbledon SF Serena Williams dealt with an injured ankle and a third-set deficit before coming back to beat Alison Riske in the Wimbledon quarterfinals       ...
21:17 2019-07-09

Who is the 15-year-old who beat 39-year-old Venus Williams at Wimbledon? In her Grand Slam debut, Cori Gauff, 15, upset Venus Williams in the first round at Wimbledon on Monday. Gauff is the tournament's youngest player.        ...
22:34 2019-07-01

The first person Cori Gauff thanked for her win over Venus Williams was Venus Williams A generation of young black tennis players can play unburdened partly due to the path beaten by the Williams sistersTwenty-two years ago in Indian Wells, a 16-year-old Venus Williams, still ranked onl...
22:17 2019-07-02

U.S. Defeats England in World Cup Semifinal The defending champion U.S. women’s soccer team advanced to its third straight World Cup final after defeating England, 2-1, on goals by Christen Press and Alex Morgan, and a penalty save by goalkeepe...
03:51 2019-07-03

Ferguson defeats Cerrone via controversial TKO Tony Ferguson defeated Donald Cerrone by second-round TKO on Saturday at UFC 238 when it was ruled by ringside doctors that Cerrone could not continue due to a swollen right eye....
10:17 2019-06-09

Oscar Valdez defeats Jason Sanchez Oscar Valdez could be on course for a showdown with Carl Frampton later this year The post Oscar Valdez defeats Jason Sanchez appeared first on Boxing News....
15:17 2019-06-09

Latvia's Sevastova defeats Mertens in triumph of will Latvia's Anastasija Sevastova ground out a gruelling 6-7(3) 6-4 11-9 win against Elise Mertens on Friday to move into the fourth round of the French Open, her best ever showing at the claycourt major....
21:00 2019-05-31

Sweden defeats newcomers Chile 2-0 after delay Kosovare Asllani's goal after a weather delay broke up a scoreless stalemate and Sweden went on to win its Women's World Cup opener 2-0 on Tuesday and spoil Chile's debut in the tournament....
22:17 2019-06-11

Thiem defeats Djokovic in five to set up Nadal clash "Dominic Thiem defeated Novak Djokovic in five sets 6-2 3-6 7-5 5-7 7-5 to set up a rematch of last year’s clash with Rafa Nadal in the French Open final."...
17:17 2019-06-08

BJP Defeats Shibu Soren's Party In Jharkhand The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) maintained the 2014 tally this year too by winning 12 of the 14 Lok Sabha seats in Jharkhand along with its ally....
14:51 2019-05-24

Austrian GP: Verstappen defeats Leclerc after remarkable recovery Red Bull driver Max Verstappen passed Charles Leclerc in a thrilling finish to the Austrian Grand Prix to give Honda its first win since returning to Formula 1...
18:51 2019-06-30

Castellanos takes control, NYCFC defeats Union 4-2 NEW YORK (AP) — Valentín Castellanos scored two goals in the last 20 minutes to lead New York City FC to a 4-2 victory over the Philadelphia Union on Saturday night. The Union (10-4-5) twice rallied f...
05:34 2019-06-30

Senate defeats measure to restrain Trump on Iran The U.S. Senate on Friday defeated legislation that would have barred President Donald Trump from launching an attack on Iran without first obtaining the approval of Congress, except in self-defense....
21:51 2019-06-28

US defeats Jamaica to reach Gold Cup final against old foe Mexico Christian Pulisic scored twice in the second half to help the U.S. defeat Jamaica 3-1 and set up a Gold Cup final against rival Mexico.       ...
12:34 2019-07-04

US defeats rival Sweden 2-0, finishes atop group LE HAVRE, France (AP) — The defending champion U.S. national team faced its toughest test of the Women’s World Cup and remained dominant Thursday night, beating Sweden 2-0 to serve up a measure ...
23:51 2019-06-20

The Latest: Lucas defeats Justus to become Kansas City mayor KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on the election to choose next mayor of Kansas City, Missouri, (all times local): 9:20 p.m. A 34-year-old black man whose family was homeless at times during his chi...
06:51 2019-06-19

Katie Taylor defeats Delfine Persoon in fight of the ages Katie Taylor wins absolute thriller in New York to unify lightweight division The post Katie Taylor defeats Delfine Persoon in fight of the ages appeared first on Boxing News....
06:00 2019-06-02

"Faced Defeats But Did Not Quit": Uddhav Thackeray's Dig At Rahul Gandhi In an apparent swipe at Rahul Gandhi, Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray said Thursday that his party as well as its ally BJP faced many electoral defeats in the past, but their leaders did not......
01:17 2019-07-05

Gannett defeats newspaper rival MNG’s hostile takeover attempt Newspaper giant Gannett won all eight board seats in a hotly contested shareholder vote on Thursday, winning a bitter proxy war with its cost-cutting rival MNG Enterprises. MNG, reviled by journalists...
23:00 2019-05-21

Zverev defeats Delbonis to reach Geneva Open final "Alexander Zverev continued his preparations for the French Open by sealing a hard-fought 7-5 6-7(6) 6-3 victory on Friday over Argentine Federico Delbonis to reach the Geneva Open final."...
01:51 2019-05-25

Finland defeats Canada for gold at hockey world championship BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — Finland has won the gold medal at the hockey world championship by beating Canada 3-1 Sunday in the final. Marko Anttila’s second goal of the game broke a 1-all tie e...
23:51 2019-05-26

Cavallini, David scores 3 goals, Canada defeats Cuba 7-0 Lucas Cavallini and Jonathan David each scored three goals, and Canada breezed to a 7-0 win over Cuba in the first game of a CONCACAF Gold Cup doubleheader at Bank of America Stadium.   ...
08:34 2019-06-24

Sri Lankan government defeats no-confidence motion brought over Easter bombings The Sri Lankan government on Thursday defeated a no-confidence motion brought by an opposition party over what it called "criminal negligence" in failing to prevent Easter Day bomb attacks on hotels a...
21:34 2019-07-11

Facebook AI Pluribus defeats top poker professionals in 6-player Texas Hold ’em This video shows sample hands from Pluribus' experiment against professional poker players. Cards are turned face up to make it easier to see Pluribus' strategy. Courtesy of Carnegie-Mellon University...
03:51 2019-07-12

On This Day: Micky Ward defeats Arturo Gatti in the first fight of an epic trilogy James Slater recounts how Micky Ward and Arturo Gatti began an unforgettable journey together The post On This Day: Micky Ward defeats Arturo Gatti in the first fight of an epic trilogy appeared first...
15:51 2019-05-21

HomeStreet defeats activist Roaring Blue Lion in proxy contest HomeStreet Inc defeated Roaring Blue Lion Capital Management's campaign to unseat one director and install its own candidate, ending a two-year standoff between the financial services company and the....
02:51 2019-06-21

Finland defeats Canada to win gold medal at hockey world championship Finnish captain Marko Anttila's second goal of the game broke a 1-1 tie early in the third period as the Finns defeated Canada for a second time at the tournament....
04:00 2019-05-27

French Rock Star’s Instagram Defeats His Widow in Inheritance Battle If Johnny Hallyday, the “French Elvis,” was a United States resident, then his fourth wife stood to inherit his whole fortune. Social media evidence led a French court to rule otherwise....
22:34 2019-05-29

HomeStreet defeats activist Roaring Blue Lion in proxy contest: source HomeStreet Inc defeated Roaring Blue Lion Capital Management's campaign to unseat one director and install its own candidate, ending a two-year standoff between the financial services company and the....
19:51 2019-06-20

Homestreet defeats activist roaring blue lion in proxy contest -source HomeStreet Inc. defeated Roaring Blue Lion Capital Management's campaign to unseat one director and install its own candidate, ending a two-year standoff between the financial services company and the...
20:34 2019-06-20

Guggenheim defeats lawsuit claiming it siphoned annuity unit's cash for LA Dodgers Guggenheim Partners won the dismissal of a lawsuit claiming it defrauded investors in a risky annuity, and siphoned cash for purposes including to help its billionaire chief executive Mark Walter buy ...
02:00 2019-07-16

India opposition leader Rahul Gandhi quits after crushing electoral defeats Rahul Gandhi officially stepped down Wednesday as India's main opposition leader, with a stern warning to his party that it "must radically transform itself" after its defeat in national elections thi...
19:17 2019-07-03

Wimbledon Glance: Roger vs. Rafa once again at Wimbledon A quick look at Wimbledon: Eleven years later, it's time for the next installment of the Roger vs. Rafa rivalry at Wimbledon        ...
20:34 2019-07-11

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin, a Trump ally, defeats 3 challengers to win Republican nomination in bid for second term LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin, a Trump ally, defeats 3 challengers to win Republican nomination in bid for second term. The post Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin, a Trump ally, defeats 3 cha...
03:00 2019-05-22

UPDATE 1-HomeStreet defeats activist Roaring Blue Lion in proxy contest -source HomeStreet Inc defeated Roaring Blue Lion Capital Management's campaign to unseat one director and install its own candidate, ending a two-year standoff between the financial services company and the ...
20:34 2019-06-20

Roger Federer defeats Christian Ruud's son, Casper, to advance at French Open "He's still playing at an amazing level," former opponent Christian Ruud said of Roger Federer, who defeated son Casper Ruud at French Open.        ...
06:51 2019-06-01

France defeats Brazil in extra time to reach Women's World Cup quarterfinals France won an extra-time Round of 16 game against Brazil, setting up a Women's World Cup quarterfinal against the winner of Monday's Spain-USWNT game.       ...
01:34 2019-06-24

Kerber beats Halep in Eastbourne Defending Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber beat Simona Halep 6-4, 6-3 in the quarterfinals at Eastbourne on Thursday        ...
19:17 2019-06-27

Pliskova hopes hitting with Halep will pay off "Second seed Karolina Pliskova wants to ensure she is battle-ready when the French Open begins by choosing reigning champion Simona Halep as her pre-tournament practice partner."...
20:00 2019-05-24

Gauff’s dream run ended by Halep "Coco Gauff’s fairytale Wimbledon run came to an end on Monday as Simona Halep saw off the 15-year-old American 6-3 6-3 to reach the quarter-finals."...
00:34 2019-07-09

Azarenka and Halep meet in battle of former number ones A resurgent Victoria Azarenka runs into her biggest test so far at this year's Wimbledon when she meets fellow former world number one Simona Halep on Centre Court on Friday....
10:00 2019-07-05

Tennis: Pliskova hopes hitting with Halep will pay off Second seed Karolina Pliskova wants to ensure she is battle-ready when the French Open begins by choosing reigning champion Simona Halep as her pre-tournament practice partner....
19:00 2019-05-24

After fulfilling mother's dream, Halep chases her own A game that was honed on the sandy beaches of the Black Sea coast of Constanta will be on show for the world to savor in Saturday's Wimbledon final as Simona Halep earned a chance to fulfill one of he...
22:00 2019-07-11

Halep loses to Anisimova at French Open Amanda Anisimova, 17, crushed defending champion Simona Halep at the French Open to become the youngest semifinalist at Roland Garros since 2006. She will face Ashleigh Barty next....
15:51 2019-06-06

Wozniacki out as Kerber, Pliskova, Halep win in Eastbourne "Three former world number ones reached the quarter-finals of the Eastbourne championships but a fourth, defending champion Caroline Wozniacki, fell short as she was beaten by eighth seed Aryna Sabale...
19:34 2019-06-27

Halep huffs and puffs into third round in Paris Reigning champion Simona Halep overcame stiff resistance from Magda Linette, as well as her own nerves and a bout of illness, to book her place in the third round of the French Open with a 6-4 5-7 6-3...
21:17 2019-05-30

Halep and Azarenka set up battle of former world number ones In recent years Wimbledon has not exactly been dreamland for Simona Halep and Victoria Azarenka, and the nightmare will continue for one of them after the former world number ones set up a third round...
21:17 2019-07-03

Gauff falls to Halep, still 'super proud' of run Coco Gauff, the 15-year-old American who became the youngest player to qualify for Wimbledon's main draw in the professional era, lost to former No. 1 Simona Halep 6-3, 6-3 in the fourth round on Mond...
21:51 2019-07-08

Halep in haste as defending champion swings into last eight Defending champion Simona Halep hurried into the French Open quarter-finals by sweeping aside Polish teenager Iga Swiatek in a 6-1 6-0 victory on Monday....
20:17 2019-06-03

| Kerber outguns Halep to reach Eastbourne SF Angelique Kerber continued her fine grass court form ahead of the defence of her Wimbledon title by getting the better of Simona Halep at Eastbourne....
01:51 2019-06-28

Kerber beats Halep at Eastbourne; Pliskova advances Defending Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber beat Simona Halep 6-4, 6-3 in the quarterfinals at Eastbourne on Thursday        ...
02:34 2019-06-28

The Latest: Halep takes just 55 minutes to reach 4th round PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 12:05 p.m. Simona Halep’s title defense remains on track at the French Open following a methodical 6-2, 6-1 third-round win over 27t...
14:34 2019-06-01

Halep vs. Anisimova, Djokovic vs. Zverev in French quarters Defending champion Simona Halep will face 17-year-old Amanda Anisimova of the U.S. in the French Open quarterfinals _ weather permitting        ...
09:34 2019-06-05

Halep and Djokovic storm into French quarter-finals Defending champion Simona Halep continued to tighten her grip on the French Open as she demolished Polish teenager Iga Swiatek to reach the quarter-finals on Monday....
22:51 2019-06-03

Halep blown out of French Open by teenager Anisimova Defending champion Simona Halep was knocked out of the French Open 6-2 6-4 by 17-year-old American Amanda Anisimova in a quarter-final shock on Thursday....
13:51 2019-06-06

The Latest: Halep, Djokovic to attend ITF champions dinner PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 4 p.m. The International Tennis Federation is honoring Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep at a dinner for champions in Paris. Halep reach...
17:17 2019-06-04

The Latest: Halep advances in 3 sets at French Open The Latest on the French Open: Simona Halep overcomes a mid-match lapse in a 6-2, 3-6, 6-1 win over 47th-ranked Ajla Tomljanovic        ...
03:34 2019-05-29

'Old' Halep counting on experience to tame teenager Anisimova Facing two teenagers in as many rounds in the French Open has left Simona Halep feeling "old", but the 27-year-old said the experience of being a Grand Slam winner can help her tackle youthful rivals,...
10:34 2019-06-05

Halep’s triumph shows why ‘chilled’ approach is working "Simona Halep swept aside Serena Williams to claim a maiden Wimbledon title. Previously, she talked about this being her \u0027chilled year\u0027, but this victory would suggest she has no intention o...
20:00 2019-07-13

1, not done: Osaka avoids French Open upset; Halep wins, too Naomi Osaka's body language made her plight plain. For all she's already accomplished, the internal pressure stemming from aiming to do even more was ruining her debut as the No. 1 seed at a Grand Sla...
13:17 2019-05-29

French Open: Rain keeps Djokovic, Halep off court in wet Paris A roof at the French Open can't come soon enough after rain completely washed out the four remaining quarterfinals Wednesday. It was a headache for fans and players alike....
22:17 2019-06-05

Kerber swats aside Halep to reach Eastbourne semi-finals "Angelique Kerber\u0027s Wimbledon preparation gained momentum as she thumped Simona Halep 6-4 6-3 in a battle of former world number ones to reach the semi-finals at Eastbourne on Thursday."...
19:34 2019-06-27

Minor hiccup as defending champion Halep advances in Paris Simona Halep dealt with the emotions and pressure of being the defending champion as she overcame a second-set blip to kick off her French Open campaign with a 6-2 3-6 6-1 win over Australian Ajla Tom...
03:17 2019-05-29

Anisimova tops '18 French Open champ Halep; gets Barty in SF In the latest surprise at a French Open filled with them, defending champion Simona Halep was knocked out in the quarterfinals with a 6-2, 6-4 loss to 17-year-old American Amanda Anisimova on Thursday...
20:17 2019-06-06

| Defending champion Halep reaches quarters with 45-minute thrashing Defending champion Simona Halep has reached her fourth French Open quarter-final on Monday with a 45-minute thrashing of Polish teenager Iga Swiatek....
00:01 2019-06-04

Halep crashes out to American teen Anisimova at French Open Simona Halep crushed a teen in her last French Open outing, but the defending champion was in turn humbled by teenager Amanda Anisimova in their rain-delayed quarterfinal....
22:00 2019-06-06

Anisimova blows Halep out of French Open as dream run continues Teenage sensation Amanda Anisimova blew defending champion Simona Halep out of the French Open 6-2 6-4 in a quarter-final shock on Thursday, setting her sights on the Suzanne Lenglen Cup in a wide ope...
14:51 2019-06-06

Tsurenko seeks confidence-boosting French Open win over Halep Lesia Tsurenko overcame a sudden onset of self doubt after her 30th birthday with a gritty display to beat Aleksandra Krunic in the French Open second round and the Ukrainian will seek another shot in...
06:17 2019-06-01

Factbox: Tsurenko seeks confidence-boosting French Open win over Halep Lesia Tsurenko overcame a sudden onset of self doubt after her 30th birthday with a gritty display to beat Aleksandra Krunic in the French Open second round and the Ukrainian will seek another shot in...
06:17 2019-06-01

Anisimova tops '18 French Open champ Halep; gets Barty in SF In the latest surprise at a French Open filled with them, defending champion Simona Halep was knocked out in the quarterfinals with a 6-2, 6-4 loss to 17-year-old American Amanda Anisimova  ...
14:17 2019-06-06

The Latest: '18 champ Halep takes long road to win in Paris The Latest: Defending champion Simona Halep looked headed for relatively straightforward, straight-set victory in French Open's second round -- until everything started to fall apart for her ...
04:01 2019-05-31

Teenager Anisimova stuns defending champ Halep to reach final four "Teenager Amanda Anisimova put in one of the most impressive performances in recent French Open history on Thursday as she stunned defending champion Simona Halep 6-2 6-4 to reach the semi-finals."...
14:34 2019-06-06

Halep banks on child-like enthusiasm to retain French Open crown Simona Halep will channel her inner child when she begins her French Open title defense against Ajla Tomljanovic on Tuesday having vowed to enjoy herself in the absence of the stifling pressure of pre...
05:17 2019-05-28

French Open glance: 17-year-old American vs.'18 champ Halep A quick look at the French Open: Defending champion Simona Halep faces 17-year-old American Amanda Anisimova in one women's quarterfinal, while No. 8 seed Ash Barty meets No. 14 Madison Keys in a...
16:17 2019-06-05

| 'Excited' teenager Anisimova stuns Halep to reach French Open semis American teenager Amanda Anisimova said she was "excited" and did not suffer from nerves after stunning defending champion Simona Halep at Roland Garros....
21:34 2019-06-06

Amanda Anisimova shocks Halep to reach French Open semi-final • Anisimova stuns defending champion in straight sets 6-2, 6-4• Seventeen-year-old will meet Barty for a place in the finalThe defending champion, Simona Halep, is out of the French Open, beaten sound...
16:51 2019-06-06

Serena fined £8,000 for damaging court "Serena Williams was fined £7,988 ($10,000) by the All England Club for damaging one of Wimbledon\u0027s courts with her racket prior to the start of the tournament."...
11:51 2019-07-09

Serena showed 'bad personality', says Thiem Dominic Thiem accused Serena Williams of showing "bad personality" after he was asked to interrupted a post-match news conference to make room for the American following her French Open defeat....
22:00 2019-06-02

Will she, won't she? Murray waiting on Serena decision Andy Murray wants it, the British fans are desperate for it and the media are working themselves into a frenzy about it but the big question is, will Serena Williams say yes?...
17:00 2019-07-02

Serena's search for the elusive 'number 24' goes on Just how badly things were going for Serena Williams in Saturday's Wimbledon final against Simona Halep was summed up by a booming plea that came from the crowd: "Wake up Serena!"...
00:51 2019-07-14

Tennis-Serena showed 'bad personality', says Thiem Dominic Thiem accused Serena Williams of showing "bad personality" after he was asked to interrupt a post-match news conference to make room for the American following her French Open defeat....
09:17 2019-06-03

Serena knew she had no chance at French: Mouratoglou Serena Williams' coach Patrick Mouratoglou had written off her chances of winning this year's French Open even before she lost to fellow American Sofia Kenin in the third round on Saturday....
22:00 2019-06-02

Serena finds 'peace' after apologizing to Osaka Serena Williams says in a magazine article that after seeing a therapist, she was able to "find peace" after realizing that she needed to apologize to Naomi Osaka for her behavior at the US Open....
23:51 2019-07-09

| Equality is my cause: Serena puts King in her place Serena Williams delivered a stinging rebuke to fellow tennis legend Billie Jean King who said she should focus on tennis and stop behaving like a celebrity and fighting for equality....
21:34 2019-07-13

Serena pulls out of Rome with knee injury "Serena Williams pulled out of the Italian Open on Tuesday due to a persistent knee injury which casts doubt on her participation in the French Open which begins this month."...
15:51 2019-05-21

Serena keeps calm and carries on in pursuit of number 24 "There were no intimidating roars of \"c\u0027mon\", few fist pumps and the volume was turned down on the grunting that often accompanies her matches as Serena Williams marched into her 11th Wimbledon...
00:34 2019-07-12

Serena: My fight for equality ends 'in my grave' Asked whether she should focus on tennis over being a celebrity or fighting for equality, Serena Williams responded, "The day I stop fighting for equality and for people that look like you and me will...
01:00 2019-07-14

Murray and Serena to face Chilean/German duo Andy Murray and Serena Williams will launch Wimbledon's new dream team against Chilean Alex Guarachi and Germany's Andreas Mies in the first round of the mixed doubles....
17:17 2019-07-03

| Serena flops again, crashes out of French Open Serena Williams' bid to win a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title was thwarted again when she was knocked out of the French Open by compatriot Sofia Kenin....
22:34 2019-06-01

Serena’s warmup jacket is fit for a ‘queen’ and ‘goddess’ PARIS (AP) — “Champion,” ”queen,” ”goddess” and “mother.” Those were the words, in French, printed on a black-and-white warmup jacket that Serena Willia...
00:17 2019-05-28

Mother Serena shows her compassionate side The tennis world is more used to seeing the ruthless side of 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams, but since becoming a mother the American's maternal instinct is spilling over into her profess...
21:17 2019-05-30

| Serena backs Nike after maternity pay controversy Serena Williams backed her sponsor Nike after controversy over the sporting goods giant's maternity policy, saying that "it's about learning from mistakes"....
23:51 2019-05-27

'I'm available' - Serena and Murray considering mixed doubles partnership "Serena Williams has said she is \u0027available\u0027 in response to the question of a possible partnership with Andy Murray in the mixed doubles at Wimbledon."...
16:51 2019-06-29

Easy for Nadal and Djokovic, scare for Serena The surroundings looked slightly different but Rafael Nadal was his usual brutal self on a revamped Court Philippe Chatrier as he began his quest for a 12th French Open title on Monday....
23:00 2019-05-27

| Gauff the ideal new poster girl, says Serena Serena Williams said it was an honour a poster of her had been on Cori Gauff's wall and that soon pictures of the new 15-year-old sensation would inspire others....
04:51 2019-07-03

Strycova has no fear ahead of Serena clash Unseeded Czech Barbora Strycova believes she has the weapons to upset seven-times champion Serena Williams in Thursday's Wimbledon semi-final and will walk on Centre Court with no fear....
18:34 2019-07-10

Pain-free Serena looks forward to Riske challenge Serena Williams reached her 14th Wimbledon quarter-final by overwhelming Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro 6-2 6-2 even though she was not at her magnificent best on Court One on Monday....
19:51 2019-07-08

Rod Laver special - Legends on Djokovic greatness and what next for Serena? "The Tennis Legends vodcast welcomes the great Rod Laver to talk Novak Djokovic\u0027s greatness, what next for Serena Williams and much, much more with Mats Wilander, Boris Becker and John McEnroe."...
12:51 2019-06-07

Women who beat Serena, Osaka in Paris are quickly gone Beating 23-time major champion Serena Williams or No. 1-ranked Naomi Osaka at the French Open was one thing. Following up those upsets with other victories two days later was entirely something else f...
13:34 2019-06-04

Serena remains America's best hope at French Open Serena Williams represents the United States' best chance to hoist the French Open trophy this year but questions loom about her fitness after she was forced to withdraw from the Italian Open last wee...
04:51 2019-05-24

Riske ousts No. 1 Barty, faces Serena in quarters Unseeded American Alison Riske came from a set down to upset top-ranked Ash Barty 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 at Wimbledon and reach her first Grand Slam quarterfinal, where she will face Serena Williams....
16:17 2019-07-08

| Equality is my cause: Serena puts legend King in her place Serena Williams delivered a stinging rebuke to fellow legend Billie Jean King who said she should focus on tennis and stop behaving like a celebrity and fighting for equality....
09:34 2019-07-14

| Serena picks up steam, crushes Japanese qualifier Serena Williams put her nervy start to the French Open behind her by thrashing Kurumi Nara to step up her bid for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title....
19:00 2019-05-30