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March 8th, 2018

Osaka Ousts Sharapova At Indian Wells; Moms Serena, Azarenka Return Today

Serena Williams and Victoria Azarenka make their returns tonight in Indian Wells.

Posted by Staff @ 9:45 am in Indian Wells | 37 Comments »

March 7th, 2018

Serena, Maria, Victoria Unseeded? Bring on Indian Wells! — Preview

The former No. 1 Azarenka returns to the tour after family issues, starting against Brit Heather Watson, with (13) Stephens waiting next round in a very winnable match…(10) Kerber looking at a tough start against the powerful Makarova…

Posted by Staff @ 5:54 pm in Indian Wells, Tennis | 2 Comments »

February 28th, 2018

Roger Federer Wins Two Laureus Awards; Serena Named Sportswoman Of The Year

Roger Federer is now the most decorated Laureus Awards winner.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 12:10 pm in 2018 Season | 41 Comments »

February 12th, 2018

Mladenovic Heroics Save France; Fed Cup Results

In a tie filled with heroics, Frenchwoman Kristina Mladenovic came out on top, winning both her singles then the deciding doubles with countrywoman Amandine Hess to see France through to the semifinals.

Posted by Staff @ 10:36 am in Fed Cup, Tennis | 13 Comments »

January 27th, 2018

What Does Caroline Wozniacki’s Australian Open Title Mean for 2018? And Serena?

Wozniacki’s success has always coincided with Serena’s absences from the tour.

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 12:59 pm in Australian Open, Indian Wells, Tennis | 4 Comments »

January 4th, 2018

Defending Champion Serena Williams Has Pulled Out Of The Australian Open

Serena Williams won’t be back to Melbourne to defend her title. At least not this year.

Posted by Staff @ 8:10 pm in Australian Open | 4 Comments »

December 24th, 2017

Serena Williams To Play Exo At Abu Dhabi Next Week

Serena Williams signals her intent to play in Australia.

Posted by Staff @ 12:06 pm in Exhibitions | Comments Off

December 6th, 2017

Serena Williams Entered Into Australian Open

Will Serena show up?

Posted by Staff @ 10:49 am in Australian Open | 31 Comments »

November 20th, 2017

Some Serena Williams Wedding Pictures

A Serena Wiliams wedding pictorial.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:40 am in Romance | 7 Comments »

October 30th, 2017

Wozniacki Beats Venus in WTA Finals, Capping Wacky WTA Season

In the end it was a year best summarized by Serena Williams getting pregnant and Maria Williams getting busted for doping.

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 12:34 am in WTA Championships | 4 Comments »

September 1st, 2017

Serena Williams Welcomes A Baby Girl!

Serena Williams has her baby.

Posted by Staff @ 6:50 pm in Romance | 10 Comments »

July 1st, 2017

Pliskova the Wimbledon Favorite After Claiming WTA Eastbourne Title

The loss was a double blow for Wozniacki. She fell to 0-4 in finals this year, and is now mathematically eliminated from the race for No. 1 at Wimbledon, where a handful of players have a chance to take over the top spot due to Serena Williams’ time off the tour due to pregnancy.

Posted by Staff @ 12:44 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | Comments Off

June 27th, 2017

Pregnant Serena Williams Bares All For Vanity Fair Cover

Serena Williams takes a page from Demi Moore.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 6:59 pm in 2017 Season | 22 Comments »

May 31st, 2017

Mattek-Sands Stops Kvitova Among 3 Big Upsets Wed. at French Open

“It’s hard for me to believe I’m in the third round,” said the 18-year-old Bellis.

Posted by Staff @ 5:59 pm in French Open, Tennis | 6 Comments »

May 31st, 2017

Serena Williams Showed Up At The French Open To Watch Venus

Former champion Serena Williams was back at the French Open Wednesday.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 1:24 pm in French Open | 1 Comment »