Venus Williams

Serena Williams to face sister Venus in US Open quarter-finals

 Serena Williams advanced to a US Open quarter-final showdown against her sister Venus and moved three wins shy of a calendar Grand Slam by defeating Madison Keys 6-3, 6-3 Sunday.

Sep 07, 2015, 02:52 AM IST

Serena, Venus eye quarters meeting at US Open

Serena Williams, chasing a calendar Grand Slam, seeks a US Open quarter-final spot that could be against her sister Venus while top-rated Novak Djokovic also tries to advance on Sunday.

Sep 06, 2015, 09:38 AM IST

Novak Djokovic, Marin Cilic through to US Open fourth round​

Top seed Novak Djokovic defeated Italy`s Andreas Seppi for the 11th time in 11 meetings to reach the US Open fourth round on Friday.

Sep 05, 2015, 03:31 AM IST

US Open: Venus Williams avenges sister Serena's loss, defeats Belinda​ Bencic

Venus Williams avenged a rare loss suffered by top-ranked sister Serena and dispatched a Swiss foe just like old times Friday at the US Open by defeating Belinda Bencic.

Sep 05, 2015, 03:21 AM IST

US Open: Venus Williams seeks sisterly advice to take down Swiss teenager

Venus Williams earned a shot at a little family revenge by outlasting American compatriot Irina Falconi 6-3 6-7(2) 6-2 to set up an intriguing U.S. Open third round clash with Swiss teenager Belinda Bencic on Wednesday.

Sep 03, 2015, 13:20 PM IST

Serena Williams' coach says Slam total biggest target

Two people close to history-chasing Serena Williams, coach Patrick Mouratoglou and older sister Venus Williams, say the world number one is relaxed and feeling fine as she aims for a calendar Grand Slam.

Sep 01, 2015, 11:03 AM IST

Madison Keys, Sloane Stephens head next US generation

It has been 16 years since an American not named Williams won the U.S. Open women`s singles title, and the drought shows no sign of ending any time soon.

Aug 29, 2015, 14:01 PM IST

Serena Williams could face sister Venus in US Open quarters, Maria Sharapova in semis

World number one Serena Williams, trying to complete a calendar-year Grand Slam at the US Open, could face sister Venus in the quarter-finals and Maria Sharapova in the semi-finals.

Aug 27, 2015, 21:56 PM IST

Serena Williams greatest women's tennis player: John McEnroe

 Tennis legend John McEnroe believes 21-time Grand Slam title winner Serena Williams is the greatest female player that the sport has produced, adding that the 33-year-old can surely win the US Open if she plays her A game in the competition that starts on August 31.

Aug 27, 2015, 16:16 PM IST

Roger Federer back in groove; Venus Williams, Maria Sharapova exit

Roger Federer shook off the rust in his first match since Wimbledon as women`s drawcards Maria Sharapova and Venus Williams withdrew injured from the ATP and WTA Cincinnati Masters on Tuesday.

Aug 19, 2015, 09:32 AM IST

Venus Williams comes crashing to earth against qualifier in Istanbul

Top seed Venus Williams`s bid to win the WTA Istanbul Cup ended at the first hurdle on Tuesday as the American icon lost 6-4, 7-6 (7/4) to Ukrainian qualifier Kateryna Bondarenko.

Jul 22, 2015, 08:34 AM IST

Twitter reaction to Serena Williams' Wimbledon triumph

Who was saying what after Serena Williams won her sixth Wimbledon and 21st major title on Saturday:

Jul 11, 2015, 22:23 PM IST

Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova in shape for Wimbledon quarters

Serena Williams declared herself ready to roll in her Wimbledon quarter-final showdown with Victoria Azarenka, while Maria Sharapova is wary of surprise package Coco Vandeweghe in Tuesday`s last eight clashes.

Jul 07, 2015, 08:38 AM IST

Wimbledon 2015: Serena Williams beats Venus Williams to reach quarter-finals

Serena Williams won the latest instalment of her rivalry with sister Venus as the world number one eased into the Wimbledon quarter-finals with a 6-4, 6-3 victory on Monday.

Jul 06, 2015, 20:29 PM IST

Five Wimbledon facts - day seven

Five facts on the seventh day of Wimbledon at the All England Club on Monday:

Jul 06, 2015, 08:27 AM IST

Wimbledon 2015: Williams sisters star on manic Monday

Nine Grand Slam champions line-up on Wimbledon`s manic Monday with places in the quarter-finals at stake and most interest centred on the latest chapter in the three-decade long Williams sisters story.

Jul 06, 2015, 08:25 AM IST

Five classic all-Williams matches

Serena and Venus Williams will meet in the Wimbledon fourth round on Monday. Here we look at five of the most memorable clashes between the American siblings.

Jul 05, 2015, 08:48 AM IST

'Ghetto Cinderellas' relish Wimbledon spotlight

Serena and Venus Williams will clash at Wimbledon for the first time in six years on Monday, but the sisters` ferocious appetite for success suggests it might be premature to bill it as an emotional final fling.

Jul 05, 2015, 08:46 AM IST

Wimbledon 2015: Williams sisters clash, Sharapova, Wozniacki sitting pretty

Tennis titans Serena and Venus Williams clash in the Wimbledon last 16 on Monday, while Maria Sharapova and Caroline Wozniacki will fancy their title chances as two of the four top 10 players still standing.

Jul 05, 2015, 08:29 AM IST

Serena tells Wimbledon fans to support Venus

Serena Williams has called on fans to support her sister Venus when the two five-time Wimbledon champions meet in an emotional fourth round clash on Monday.

Jul 04, 2015, 09:06 AM IST