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Sister Act: Serena Williams beats Venus Williams to reach Lexington quarter-final

Serena Williams survives a scare from elder sister Venus to reach the Quarter-finals of the Top Seed Open. Serena defeated Venus 3-6 6-3 6-4  in a tough encounter 

Aug 14, 2020, 10:37 AM IST

Serena Williams sets up Venus clash on return after COVID-19 hiatus

Serena Williams made a winning return to competitive tennis on Tuesday as she rallied from a set down to beat Bernarda Pera 4-6 6-4 6-1 at the Top Seed Open in Lexington, Kentucky on Tuesday in her first match of the COVID-19 era.

Aug 12, 2020, 11:09 AM IST

Siblings Day 2020: A look at famous siblings from the field of sports

Hardik and Krunal Pandya have been playing together for the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Mumbai Indians for the last four years.

Apr 10, 2020, 13:14 PM IST

Roger Federer, Serena Williams begin Australian Open campaign with a bang

Federer will next square off with either Serbian Filip Krajinovic or French qualifier Quentin Halys for a place in the third round of the Australian Open. 

Jan 20, 2020, 13:52 PM IST

Romania's Simona Halep eases into second round of China Open

Romanian tennis star Simona Halep showcased a rich vein of form as she eased past Rebecca Peterson of Sweden in straight sets to book her place in the second round of the China Open in Beijing on Sunday. 

Sep 29, 2019, 15:12 PM IST

Venus Williams makes first-round exit at Wuhan Open

Elsewhere, former US Open winner Sloane Stephens of America survived a scare against China's Zhang Shuai to book her place in the second round with 7-5, 6-4 victory. 

Sep 23, 2019, 12:39 PM IST

Twice Grand Slam champion Naomi Osaka sacks her second coach of 2019

Jenkins, a long-time hitting partner of Venus Williams, replaced Sascha Bajin in February, weeks after Osaka`s Australian Open triumph.

Sep 13, 2019, 17:24 PM IST

Venus Williams snaps losing streak with Cincinnati win over Lauren Davis

Williams will now lock horns with defending champion Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands in the second round of the tournament. 

Aug 13, 2019, 11:35 AM IST

Wimbledon: Venus slayer's dream was to win, and 'that's what happened'

Fifteen-year-old American teenager Cori "Coco" Gauff, who knocked out five-time champion Venus Williams of Wimbledon 2019, said it was her dream to win and that's what happened in the first round of the tournament.

Jul 02, 2019, 17:44 PM IST

Simona Halep knocks out Venus Williams to reach Miami Open last-8

Halep has now set up a clash against Wang Qiang of China for a place in the semi-finals of the tournament. 

Mar 26, 2019, 17:33 PM IST

Winning the Miami Open would mean a lot: Naomi Osaka

The Williams sisters have lifted the Miami trophy 11 times between them and all those victories were celebrated at Crandon Park in Key Biscayne.

Mar 21, 2019, 06:57 AM IST

Miami Open: Rain wipes out opening day's play at Hard Rock stadium

Once the rain disappears fans can expect a wide open tournament if the season follows the current trend. 

Mar 20, 2019, 12:10 PM IST

Angelique Kerber beats Venus Williams to enter Indian Wells semi-finals

Kerber, who is looking for a maiden title in Indian Wells, will next play Belinda Bencic after the Swiss beat world number five Karolina Pliskova earlier in the quarter-final.

Mar 15, 2019, 12:19 PM IST

Indian Wells: Naomi Osaka, Venus Williams storm into pre-quarters

Osaka has now set up a clash against Swiss tennis star Belinda Bencic for a place in the quarter-finals.

Mar 12, 2019, 10:42 AM IST

Indian Wells: Venus Williams scripts stunning comeback to beat Petra Kvitova

With the win over Kvitova, Williams has now set up a third-round clash against fellow countrywoman Christina McHale in the Indian Wells. 

Mar 10, 2019, 08:27 AM IST

Venus Williams overcomes illness to advance to 2nd round at Indian Wells

Venus Williams played through illness to win a seesaw opening round match against German Andrea Petkovic 6-4,0-6, 6-3 at the BNP Paribas Open on Thursday. 

Mar 09, 2019, 12:30 PM IST

Petra Kvitova says meeting with Monica Seles was key after knife attack

Kvitova suffered cuts to her left hand during a home invasion in 2016, while Seles was stabbed in the back during a match in Hamburg in 1993. 

Mar 07, 2019, 11:02 AM IST

World No.1 Naomi Osaka hires Jermaine Jenkins as new coach

Osaka is next scheduled to play in the Indian Wells Masters, where she is the defending champion. 

Mar 01, 2019, 15:31 PM IST

Australian Open: Simona Halep marches on with clinical win over Venus Williams

French Open champion Simona Halep was the finalist in Melbourne in 2018, but came to the year`s first Grand Slam after playing only one match since September

Jan 19, 2019, 18:20 PM IST

Serena Williams motors into fourth round of Australian Open

Williams will play the winner of the match between her elder sister Venus and top-seed Simona Halep for a place in the quarter-finals.

Jan 19, 2019, 10:44 AM IST