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US Open makes changes after Serena Williams-Carlos Ramos incident

The United States Tennis Association (USTA), which runs the US Open, said on Friday that this year for the first time at the Grand Slam it will post code violations on the scoreboard as they occur.

Aug 24, 2019, 09:17 AM IST

Serena Williams to meet Maria Sharapova in first round of US Open

It will be the 22nd career match-up between the two long-time rivals, who somehow have avoided each other at the US Open throughout their long careers. 

Aug 23, 2019, 07:52 AM IST

Reigning champ Naomi Osaka heads to New York striving for form, fitness and fun

After clinching her maiden Grand Slam in a final that will always be remembered for Serena Williams` extraordinary row with the umpire, Osaka became the first Japanese to claim the world number one ranking when she captured her second slam in January at the Australian Open.

Aug 22, 2019, 11:52 AM IST

Tennis: Is Bianca Andreescu the next big thing? Not so fast

Even the fact that Andreescu was gifted the Rogers Cup title when a tearful Serena Williams was forced to retire with back spasm just 19 minutes into the final could not keep the hype machine from spinning into overdrive.

Aug 22, 2019, 11:09 AM IST

Fans betting on sentimental favourite Serena Williams to win US Open

Despite fitness concerns and a title drought that stretches back to the 2017 Australian Open, bookmakers are backing Williams to match Margaret Court`s record haul and the New York crowds, as always, will be in her corner when play gets underway on Monday at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.

Aug 22, 2019, 10:56 AM IST

Supermodel Gigi Hadid and beau dine with Serena Williams

The couple has been spotted together once too often lately, including a recent trip to Lake George with friends. 

Aug 21, 2019, 20:57 PM IST

Serena Williams to begin 2020 season with return to Auckland Open

The Auckland Open serves as a warm-up before the year`s first Grand Slam, the Australian Open, which begins on January 20 next year.

Aug 20, 2019, 13:30 PM IST

Naomi Osaka regains numero-uno spot in latest WTA rankings

Williams, on the other hand, climbed up two places to grab eighth spot in the updated women's singles rankings, ATP reported.

Aug 13, 2019, 16:08 PM IST

Rogers Cup: Canada's Bianca Andreescu clinches title as Serena Williams retires hurt

The victory will see Andreescu surge up from 27th spot to 14th position when an updated WTA rankings are released on Monday. 

Aug 12, 2019, 09:57 AM IST

Serena Williams survives Marie Bouzkova scare to reach Montreal Masters final

Williamson will next lock horns with Canadian star Bianca Andreescu, who made it to her third final of the Canadian Open with a 6-4, 7-6 win over American tennis star Sofia Kenin.

Aug 11, 2019, 11:40 AM IST

Andy Murray set to make singles return with Cincinnati Open

British tennis maestro Andy Murray is all set to make singles return with this week's Cincinnati Open after accepting a wildcard entry for the tournament. 

Aug 10, 2019, 17:04 PM IST

Rogers Cup: Serena Williams overcomes Naomi Osaka challenge to reach semis

The American is bidding to seal her fourth title at the Canadian Open after sealing victories in 2001, 2011, and 2013. 

Aug 10, 2019, 12:13 PM IST

Rogers Cup: Serena Williams sets up Naomi Osaka clash in quarter-finals

Williams has now stormed into the quarter-finals of the tournament for the eighth time. 

Aug 09, 2019, 11:23 AM IST

Serena Williams storms into third round of US Open

Three-times champion Williams, playing her first match since falling to Simona Halep in the Wimbledon final, married her trademark power with quick movement and a steady stream of booming serves to overwhelm Belgian Mertens.

Aug 08, 2019, 11:49 AM IST

Another Chinese Grand Slam champion due in next decade - Li Na

As Li prepares to reflect on her career at her induction into the Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport, Rhode Island on Saturday, she has an eye on the future of the sport in her home country.

Jul 19, 2019, 09:03 AM IST

Wimbledon champion Simona Halep enjoys Romania's adulation

Halep, 27, became the first Romanian to win a Wimbledon singles title after stunning seven-times champion Serena Williams 6-2 6-2 in the 56-minute match final on Saturday.

Jul 15, 2019, 22:57 PM IST

Simona Halep storms past Serena Williams to lift Wimbledon title

The 27-year-old hardly broke a sweat as she eased past Williams 6-2, 6-2 in a one-sided final of the women's singles event that lasted just 56 minutes. 

Jul 13, 2019, 20:09 PM IST

Serena Williams and Simona Halep chase milestones in Wimbledon final

No matter who wins the title decider on Centre Court, the one thing for certain is that it will be a historic occasion.

Jul 12, 2019, 21:16 PM IST

Wimbledon: Serena Williams keeps calm and carries on in pursuit of number 24

Perhaps the imperious American did not need to amp it up against out-matched Czech Barbora Strycova in a 6-1 6-2 trouncing on a sunny Centre Court. It was that easy.

Jul 12, 2019, 15:57 PM IST

Serena Williams powers past Barbora Strycova to enter Wimbledon final

The 37-year-old Williams will become the oldest woman to contest a Grand Slam final in the professional era and victory will take her alongside Margaret Court`s record 24 singles majors.

Jul 11, 2019, 21:05 PM IST