Queen Serena under threat from Keys in semi-finals
Queen Serena under threat from Keys in semi-finals

Serena Williams will bid to slow the charge of the next generation of American tennis when she faces teenager Madison Keys in the semi-finals of the Australian Open on Thursday.

Australian Open: Fired-up Serena Williams to face teen Madison Keys in Aussie semis
Australian Open: Fired-up Serena Williams to face teen Madison Keys in Aussie semis

A fired-up Serena Williams shot down last year`s finalist Dominika Cibulkova Wednesday to set up an all-American Australian Open semi-final with teenager Madison Keys, who brought sister Venus` dream run to a grinding halt.

Madison Keys overcomes injury, Venus Williams to make Australian Open semis
Madison Keys overcomes injury, Venus Williams to make Australian Open semis

 Madison Keys overcame a leg injury to secure a 6-3 4-6 6-4 victory over Venus Williams at the Australian Open on Wednesday to reach her first grand slam semi-final.

Victoria Azarenka happy despite Aussie Open defeat
Victoria Azarenka happy despite Aussie Open defeat

Two-time champion Victoria Azarenka might be out of the Australian Open but she is not upset, happy that her comeback from injury and depression has gone so well.

Australian Open, Day 8: Novak Djokovic joins Williams sisters in quarter-final showdown
Australian Open, Day 8: Novak Djokovic joins Williams sisters in quarter-final showdown

Serena Williams displayed all her fighting qualities to grind down the dangerous Garbine Muguruza and stay alive at the Australian Open Monday, but two-time champion Victoria Azarenka was bundled out.

This is me, says grunting, cursing Victoria  Azarenka
This is me, says grunting, cursing Victoria Azarenka

 Two-time grand slam champion Victoria Azarenka will no longer bite her tongue or try to fit into any media-trained "image" as she makes her way on the tennis tour, the Belarusian said at the Australian Open on Saturday.

Agnieszka Radwanska aims for Grand Slams with Martina Navratilova
Agnieszka Radwanska aims for Grand Slams with Martina Navratilova

Polish world number five Agnieszka Radwanska said Monday she hopes her new partnership with women`s tennis great Martina Navratilova can finally bring the maiden Grand Slam title she craves.

Andrea Petkovic into Sofia semis, Ekaterina Makarova pulls out
Andrea Petkovic into Sofia semis, Ekaterina Makarova pulls out

German fourth seed Andrea Petkovic defeated second-seeded Slovakian Dominika Cibulkova 7-5, 6-3 on Thursday to become the first player to qualify for the semi-finals of the WTA Tournament Of Champions.

Seeds tumble at Wuhan Open but Maria Sharapova survives
Seeds tumble at Wuhan Open but Maria Sharapova survives

Organisers of the WTA`s inaugural Wuhan Open, still reeling from last week`s retirement of the city`s tennis trailblazer Li Na, suffered the loss of further headline acts on Monday with the early exit of seeded players.

Angelique Kerber, Caroline Wozniacki reach Pan Pacific semis
Angelique Kerber, Caroline Wozniacki reach Pan Pacific semis

Top two seeds Angelique Kerber of Germany and Denmark`s Caroline Wozniacki roared to the semi-finals of the $1 million WTA Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo Friday.

Top-seed Angelique Kerber reaches Pan Pacific quarters
Top-seed Angelique Kerber reaches Pan Pacific quarters

Top-seeded Angelique Kerber of Germany beat Ukraine`s Elina Svitolina 6-4, 6-4 Wednesday to reach the quarter-finals of the $1 million Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo.

Lucie Safarova shoots down rising Swiss star Belinda Bencic in Tokyo
Lucie Safarova shoots down rising Swiss star Belinda Bencic in Tokyo

Seventh-seeded Lucie Safarova battled back to beat wild card Belinda Bencic 3-6, 6-4, 6-2 Wednesday and reach the Pan Pacific quarter-finals, spoiling the Swiss teenager`s upward momentum this year.

Catherine Bellis, 15, loses out on $60,000 for US Open stunner
Catherine Bellis, 15, loses out on $60,000 for US Open stunner

Fifteen-year-old CiCi Bellis caused the biggest upset of the US Open on Tuesday when she knocked out Australian Open runner-up Dominika Cibulkova, the 12th seed -- but it cost her $60,000.

Catherine Bellis, 15, stuns Dominika Cibulkova at US Open
Catherine Bellis, 15, stuns Dominika Cibulkova at US Open

Fifteen-year-old Cici Bellis, the world number 1,208, caused the biggest upset of the US Open on Tuesday when she knocked out Australian Open runner-up, Dominika Cibulkova, the 12th seed.

Bouchard suffers setback as seeds fall in Wimbledon tune-up

Rising Canadian star Eugenie Bouchard saw her pre-Wimbledon preparations go awry after losing 2-6, 6-3, 6-3 to American Vania King in the first round of the WTA/ATP `s-Hertogenbosch Open on Tuesday.

Vekic upsets Cibulkova for maiden WTA title

Croatia`s Donna Vekic became the first player under 18 to win a WTA title for eight years on Sunday when she stunned top seed Dominika Cibulkova 5-7, 7-5, 7-6 (7/4) in the Malaysian Open final.

Vekic upsets Zhang for final Cibulkova date in Malaysia

Teenager Donna Vekic pulled off the surprise of the Malaysian Open so far, edging out second seed Zhang Shuai 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 on Saturday to clinch a final clash against top seed Dominika Cibulkova.

Cibulkova scrapes into Malaysian Open semis

World number 10 Dominika Cibulkova narrowly beat Kazakhstan`s Zarina Diyas on Friday to advance into the semi-finals of the Malaysian Open.

Li advances to Miami final

China`s Li Na advanced to the final of the WTA Tour`s Miami hardcourt tournament by beating Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia 7-5, 2-6, 6-3 on Thursday.

Li sets up Australian Open rematch with Cibulkova

World number two Li Na powered her way past 11th seed Caroline Wozniacki 7-5 7-5 and into the semi-finals of the Sony Open on Wednesday, setting up another rematch of the Australian Open final against Slovakia`s Dominika Cibulkova.