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Australian Open Round-up Day 1: Rafael Nadal, Caroline Wozniacki through, Venus Williams surprise exit

Rafael Nadal dispelled any injury worries to storm into the Australian Open second round on Monday as Venus Williams led a slew of seeds out of the tournament in a dark day for American players.

Jan 15, 2018, 19:28 PM IST

Venus Williams leads seeds tumbling out of Australian Open

Venus Williams and US Open champion Sloane Stephens led a string of seeds sent tumbling out of the Australian Open Monday in a calamitous day for American players.

Jan 15, 2018, 16:50 PM IST

Belinda Bencic sends Venus Williams crashing out of Australian Open

Belinda Bencic sent an early shockwave through the Australian Open by dumping last year`s finalist Venus Williams out of the first round with an impressive 6-3 7-5 win on Monday.

Jan 15, 2018, 13:21 PM IST

Defending champion Johanna Konta, Venus Williams make first-round exit at Sydney International

Defending champion Johanna Konta suffered a reversal of last year’s final when she was bundled out in the first round of the Sydney International by Agnieszka Radwanska on Tuesday.

Jan 09, 2018, 16:13 PM IST

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...

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

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

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 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

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