Madison Keys, Sloane Stephens head next US generation
Madison Keys, Sloane Stephens head next US generation

It has been 16 years since an American not named Williams won the U.S. Open women`s singles title, and the drought shows no sign of ending any time soon.

Serena Williams could face sister Venus in US Open quarters, Maria Sharapova in semis
Serena Williams could face sister Venus in US Open quarters, Maria Sharapova in semis

World number one Serena Williams, trying to complete a calendar-year Grand Slam at the US Open, could face sister Venus in the quarter-finals and Maria Sharapova in the semi-finals.

Serena Williams greatest women's tennis player: John McEnroe
Serena Williams greatest women's tennis player: John McEnroe

 Tennis legend John McEnroe believes 21-time Grand Slam title winner Serena Williams is the greatest female player that the sport has produced, adding that the 33-year-old can surely win the US Open if she plays her A game in the competition that starts on August 31.

Roger Federer back in groove; Venus Williams, Maria Sharapova exit
Roger Federer back in groove; Venus Williams, Maria Sharapova exit

Roger Federer shook off the rust in his first match since Wimbledon as women`s drawcards Maria Sharapova and Venus Williams withdrew injured from the ATP and WTA Cincinnati Masters on Tuesday.

Venus Williams comes crashing to earth against qualifier in Istanbul
Venus Williams comes crashing to earth against qualifier in Istanbul

Top seed Venus Williams`s bid to win the WTA Istanbul Cup ended at the first hurdle on Tuesday as the American icon lost 6-4, 7-6 (7/4) to Ukrainian qualifier Kateryna Bondarenko.

Twitter reaction to Serena Williams' Wimbledon triumph
Twitter reaction to Serena Williams' Wimbledon triumph

Who was saying what after Serena Williams won her sixth Wimbledon and 21st major title on Saturday:

Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova in shape for Wimbledon quarters
Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova in shape for Wimbledon quarters

Serena Williams declared herself ready to roll in her Wimbledon quarter-final showdown with Victoria Azarenka, while Maria Sharapova is wary of surprise package Coco Vandeweghe in Tuesday`s last eight clashes.

Wimbledon 2015: Serena Williams beats Venus Williams to reach quarter-finals
Wimbledon 2015: Serena Williams beats Venus Williams to reach quarter-finals

Serena Williams won the latest instalment of her rivalry with sister Venus as the world number one eased into the Wimbledon quarter-finals with a 6-4, 6-3 victory on Monday.

Five Wimbledon facts - day seven
Five Wimbledon facts - day seven

Five facts on the seventh day of Wimbledon at the All England Club on Monday:

Wimbledon 2015: Williams sisters star on manic Monday
Wimbledon 2015: Williams sisters star on manic Monday

Nine Grand Slam champions line-up on Wimbledon`s manic Monday with places in the quarter-finals at stake and most interest centred on the latest chapter in the three-decade long Williams sisters story.

Five classic all-Williams matches
Five classic all-Williams matches

Serena and Venus Williams will meet in the Wimbledon fourth round on Monday. Here we look at five of the most memorable clashes between the American siblings.

'Ghetto Cinderellas' relish Wimbledon spotlight
'Ghetto Cinderellas' relish Wimbledon spotlight

Serena and Venus Williams will clash at Wimbledon for the first time in six years on Monday, but the sisters` ferocious appetite for success suggests it might be premature to bill it as an emotional final fling.

Wimbledon 2015: Williams sisters clash, Sharapova, Wozniacki sitting pretty
Wimbledon 2015: Williams sisters clash, Sharapova, Wozniacki sitting pretty

Tennis titans Serena and Venus Williams clash in the Wimbledon last 16 on Monday, while Maria Sharapova and Caroline Wozniacki will fancy their title chances as two of the four top 10 players still standing.

Serena tells Wimbledon fans to support Venus
Serena tells Wimbledon fans to support Venus

Serena Williams has called on fans to support her sister Venus when the two five-time Wimbledon champions meet in an emotional fourth round clash on Monday.

Serena sets up Venus clash as Djokovic, Sharapova cruise
Serena sets up Venus clash as Djokovic, Sharapova cruise

Serena Williams set-up a Wimbledon last-16 showdown with sister Venus on Friday after surviving a major scare as Novak Djokovic and Maria Sharapova eased into the second week.

Williams sisters pull out of Wimbledon doubles
Williams sisters pull out of Wimbledon doubles

American five-times Wimbledon women`s doubles champion Serena and Venus Williams pulled out of this year`s tournament on Tuesday, the All England Club said in a statement.

No mercy as Angelique Kerber enjoys double bagel for lunch
No mercy as Angelique Kerber enjoys double bagel for lunch

Germany`s Angelique Kerber handed out the third 6-0 6-0 thrashing so far at Wimbledon when she sent compatriot Carina Witthoeft packing on Tuesday.

2015 Wimbledon: Champion Petra Kvitova talks up title rival Serena Williams
2015 Wimbledon: Champion Petra Kvitova talks up title rival Serena Williams

Petra Kvitova is not the type to talk herself up even if she does arrive at Wimbledon as the defending champion.

Sloane Stephens ends Venus Williams' 18th French Open at first hurdle
Sloane Stephens ends Venus Williams' 18th French Open at first hurdle

Sloane Stephens ended fellow American Venus Williams`s 18th French Open at the first-round stage with a 7-6 (7/5), 6-1 victory on Monday.

Stephens ends Venus`s 18th French Open at first hurdle
Stephens ends Venus`s 18th French Open at first hurdle

Sloane Stephens ended fellow American Venus Williams`s 18th French Open at the first-round stage with a 7-6 (7/5), 6-1 victory on Monday.