Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper's 'Serena' to open MFF

 Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper-starrer ‘Serena’ is the opening film of the forthcoming 16th edition of the Mumbai Film Festival (MFF), which begins here Oct 14.

Serena, Venus to clash in Montreal semi-finals

Serena and Venus Williams will clash in the semi-finals of the Montreal WTA tournament after the American sisters battled through tough three-setters in the quarter-finals on Friday.

Wimbledon 2014: Relentless champions await future prospects

Second week into Wimbledon, the third grand slam of the year, and some big names have already bitten the dust.

Murray beaten as Nadal, Serena, Sharapova advance in Madrid

Wimbledon champion Andy Murray`s return to action at the Madrid Masters was ended in the third round by Santiago Giraldo on Thursday as the Colombian romped to a 6-3, 6-2 win.

Dubai winner Venus claims first title since 2012

Venus Williams crushed Frenchwoman Alize Cornet 6-3 6-0 in the final of the Dubai Championship on Saturday, the veteran American bagging her first singles title since 2012.

Ivanovic in awe of Venus Williams

Venus Williams is close to her best again, according to Ana Ivanovic, the former world number one from Serbia, who managed to take only three games off the seven times former Grand Slam winner at the Dubai Open on Wednesday.

Venus believes she can still deliver

Venus Williams, without a title in 16 months and beaten here as early as the second round, believes she still has what it takes to succeed at the highest level - and has the desire to prove it.

Errani, Vinci defend women`s doubles title at Australian Open

The top-seeded pair of Sara Errani and Robert Vinci defended their Australian Open women`s doubles title by defeating Russian pair Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina here Friday.

Serena Williams: Bio

The dominant American has won 17 Grand Slam titles, including five in Australia, to be one of the most successful women`s players ever

Ankle fears make for a serener Serena Williams

Serena Williams` inconsistent displays are usually accompanied by angry self-chastisement, but the greater fear of her ankles not surviving through January saw the world number one in phlegmatic mood despite her far-from-perfect first WTA outing of the season.

Wimbledon 2013 women’s singles final: Sabine Lisicki vs Marion Bartoli - As it happened...

Live updates from the Wimbledon 2013 women`s singles final to be played between Sabine Lisicki and Marion Bartoli.

`Controversial` documentary on Williams sisters to release before US Open

A controversial documentary about American tennis stars Serena Williams and her sister Venus is reportedly moving ahead with its premiere despite a federal lawsuit trying to block its release, and will now take place just three days before the USTA`s US Open begins in Queens.

Serena gets `yelled` at while trying to snap Tiger Woods

PGA Tour`s Honda Classic has already seen its fair share of bizarre events with Rory McIlroy walking off because of wisdom tooth pain, but tennis star Serena Williams may have trumped that.

Serena Williams becomes oldest `World Number 1`

America`s Serena Williams battled from a set down to win her quarter-finals match at the Qatar Open, becoming the oldest woman to be crowned `World Number 1`.

Serena Williams a win away from being World Number 1

Former world number 1 Serena Williams is just one win away from reclaiing that spot at the top of the rankings after cruising into the Qatar Open quarter-finals.

Navratilova backs Serena to become `greatest ever`

Tennis legend Martina Navratilova has claimed 15-times Grand Slam champion Serena Williams can break all the records in the game to become the greatest female player ever.

Australian Open 2013: Serena through to Round of 16

Serena Williams continued her dominant performance as she kept her hopes of a sixth Australian Open title alive, beating Japan’s Ayumi Morita 6-1, 6-3.

Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper to star in `Serena`

Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence are reportedly playing the lead roles in a big screen adaptation of `Serena`.

Hingis tells Wozniacki to face down big hitters

Caroline Wozniacki must grit her teeth and go toe-to-toe with the power players of women`s tennis because they are not going away anytime soon, says former world number one Martina Hingis.

Serena, Venus look well but unsure of French Open

Serena and Venus Williams have shaken off injuries that have sidelined them from competitive tennis, but whether or not they will be ready for next month`s French Open remains uncertain.