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Tennis ace Venus Williams robbed of $400k worth property

Tennis ace Venus Williams robbed of $400k worth property

American tennis player Venus Williams has become the latest celebrity victim of burglary as she was robbed of whopping 400,000 dollars in property while she was playing in the US Open.

Nov 17, 2017, 14:20 PM IST
Caroline Wozniacki ends Venus Williams jinx to win WTA Finals

Caroline Wozniacki ends Venus Williams jinx to win WTA Finals

Williams was denied a 50th career triumph and first for the year, having finished runner-up at the Australian Open and Wimbledon.

Oct 29, 2017, 20:32 PM IST
Patient Venus Williams rises over improved Caroline Garcia at WTA Finals

Patient Venus Williams rises over improved Caroline Garcia at WTA Finals

Venus Williams admitted she needed one set to fathom Caroline Garcia`s tactics in their first meeting for more than three years after the American edged the Frenchwoman 6-7(3), 6-2, 6-3 in their WTA Finals last-four showdown on Saturday.

Oct 29, 2017, 10:59 AM IST
Venus Williams, Caroline Wozniacki set for WTA season-end final

Venus Williams, Caroline Wozniacki set for WTA season-end final

Williams, 37, came from a set down to triumph 6-7 (7/3), 6-2, 6-3 in two hours and 29 minutes at the Singapore Indoor Stadium. She will be aiming to end a nine-year WTA Finals title drought when she plays Wozniacki on Sunday.

Oct 28, 2017, 23:20 PM IST
WTA Finals: Caroline Wozniacki fends off Karolina Pliskova to enter title round

WTA Finals: Caroline Wozniacki fends off Karolina Pliskova to enter title round

The victory, completed in four minutes under two hours, was built on the Dane`s resilience, consistency and greater variation on the key points, and put the 27-year-old into her second final in the eight-woman event after losing in 2010.

Oct 28, 2017, 18:28 PM IST
WTA Finals: Venus Williams stuns Garbine Muguruza to keep year-end bid alive

WTA Finals: Venus Williams stuns Garbine Muguruza to keep year-end bid alive

The win means Williams, who lifted the trophy in 2008, has never failed to reach the semi-finals in five appearances at the season-ending tournament.

Oct 26, 2017, 22:29 PM IST
WTA Finals: Venus Williams survives marathon as Karolina Pliskova races into semi-finals

WTA Finals: Venus Williams survives marathon as Karolina Pliskova races into semi-finals

Williams and Ostapenko had both lost their opening ties on Sunday so were desperate for a victory to keep their future fate in the eight-woman event in their own hands.

Oct 24, 2017, 22:54 PM IST
Karolina Pliskova, Garbine Muguruza ease to wins at WTA Finals

Karolina Pliskova, Garbine Muguruza ease to wins at WTA Finals

After the dust settled on Pliskova's impressive triumph, Spain's Garbine Muguruza overcame a spirited Jelena Ostapenko in the second White Group tie of the day, the world number two emerging with a 6-3 6-4 victory over the French Open champion.

Oct 22, 2017, 20:52 PM IST
Venus Williams at No. 1? Might happen at WTA Finals

Venus Williams at No. 1? Might happen at WTA Finals

A supremely unpredictable women's tennis season will culminate in fitting style at the elite WTA Finals, where seven out of eight players can win the trophy and also be crowned year-end world number one.

Oct 21, 2017, 14:50 PM IST
Hong Kong Open: Venus Williams shakes off rust with cruise against Risa Osaki

Hong Kong Open: Venus Williams shakes off rust with cruise against Risa Osaki

The world number five took just 74 minutes to see off Japan`s Ozaki in hot and humid conditions in Victoria Park.

Oct 10, 2017, 17:24 PM IST
Venus Williams to play Sydney International after 20-year absence

Venus Williams to play Sydney International after 20-year absence

The American veteran, 37, shows no signs of slowing down and enjoyed one of her best seasons this year, making the final of Wimbledon and the Australian Open and the semis at the US Open.

Oct 10, 2017, 08:17 AM IST
US Open 2017, Women's Singles final: Sloane Stephens vs Madison Keys – As it happened...

US Open 2017, Women's Singles final: Sloane Stephens vs Madison Keys – As it happened...

The all-American final was expected to be a tense fight, but with the higher ranked Keys committing 30 unforced errors, it ended with an one-sided match.

Sep 09, 2017, 23:41 PM IST
Stephens vs Keys: Five facts about US Open women`s final

Stephens vs Keys: Five facts about US Open women`s final

Americans Sloane Stephens and Madison Keys, both struggling with serious injuries just three months ago, advanced to their first Grand Slam final at the US Open on Thursday.

Sep 09, 2017, 00:49 AM IST
US Open: Venus Williams leads first all-American semi-finals since 1981

US Open: Venus Williams leads first all-American semi-finals since 1981

No matter who advances, it will set up the first all- American US Open final since 2002, when Williams lost to younger sister Serena.

Sep 07, 2017, 10:51 AM IST
US Open 2017: Venus Williams faces Sloane Stephens with eyes on eighth Slam crown

US Open 2017: Venus Williams faces Sloane Stephens with eyes on eighth Slam crown

US ninth seed Williams, the 2017 Wimbledon and Australian Open runner-up, is the US Open`s oldest semi-finalist and the oldest in any Slam since Martina Navratilova at Wimbledon in 1994.

Sep 07, 2017, 00:42 AM IST
History stares Venus Williams who is two wins away from US Open triumph

History stares Venus Williams who is two wins away from US Open triumph

Venus last won a Major in 2008. It was at Wimbledon. She won in London five times. Her only other Major triumph has been at the US Open. The last of the two wins in New York coming in 2001.

Sep 06, 2017, 19:16 PM IST
Venus Williams ousts Petra Kvitova, sets up all-American US Open semi-final against Sloane Stephens

Venus Williams ousts Petra Kvitova, sets up all-American US Open semi-final against Sloane Stephens

Williams, who improved to 2-4 all-time against the Czech 13th seed, will return to the world top five for the first time since January 2011 after dominating the tie-break.

Sep 06, 2017, 08:40 AM IST
US Open 2017: Old guns Roger Federer, Venus Williams favourites as we look ahead to quarterfinals

US Open 2017: Old guns Roger Federer, Venus Williams favourites as we look ahead to quarterfinals

Roger Federer and Venus Williams may be among the oldest players on the tour but they remain favourites to scoop US Open titles this year. 

 

Sep 05, 2017, 14:55 PM IST
US Open 2017: Venus Williams sails into fourth round

US Open 2017: Venus Williams sails into fourth round

Venus refused to answer the question and a reporter was cut off by a moderator after she asked several questions related to the expected birth.

Sep 02, 2017, 08:58 AM IST
Serena Williams gives birth to baby girl

Serena Williams gives birth to baby girl

Elder sister Venus Williams described herself as "super excited" after being informed of the reports concerning the baby.

Sep 02, 2017, 08:06 AM IST