July 9th, 2016
Serena Williams Wins Wimbledon, Ties Graf, Targets Court’s Pseudo-Record
Were Williams to win a 23rd Grand Slam title it would be an Open Era record (since 1968), as Court’s Slam titles occurred in 1960-1973, eight years of winning Slam titles when only a select group of players were allowed to contest Slams.
Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 12:16 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 46 Comments »
July 9th, 2016
2016 Wimbledon Women’s Final Open Thread: Serena Williams v Angelique Kerber
Angelique Kerber will try to beat Serena Williams against in a Grand Slam final this year.
Posted by Staff @ 8:26 am in Wimbledon | 26 Comments »
July 7th, 2016
Venus Sets, Serena Rises to Face Angelique Kerber in Wimbledon Final
“Obviously, I’m 0 for 2, so determined to get at least one this year,” Williams said.
Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 11:02 am in Tennis, Wimbledon | 3 Comments »
July 7th, 2016
Serena, Venus One Win From Another Wimbledon Final; Angelique Kerber, Elena Vesnina Try To Spoil It
The women’s semifinals are on deck Thursday.
Posted by Staff @ 7:43 am in Wimbledon | 26 Comments »
July 5th, 2016
Surprise Elena Vesnina Joins Angelique Kerber, Williams Sisters in Wimbledon Semis
“I knew she was in great form, but me too. I feel that I’m playing better and better every match…I was really saying to myself that I have to enjoy it because, no matter what, I’m playing Wimbledon.”
Posted by Staff @ 12:05 pm in Wimbledon | 10 Comments »
July 4th, 2016
Both Williams Sisters Serena, Venus Into Quarters, Agnieszka Radwanska Toppled at Wimbledon
“‘I thought to myself, ‘Serena, you’ve done this 70 times, you can do this.’”
Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 3:08 pm in Wimbledon | 27 Comments »
July 3rd, 2016
Serena Williams Wins, Lines Up Kuznetsova Monday; CoCo Hot at Wimbledon
“Coco is a great player, especially on this surface,” Vinci said. “She is so strong on the serve. She was hitting 114, 115 [miles an hour].
Posted by Staff @ 6:02 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 7 Comments »
July 2nd, 2016
Petra Kvitova Sent Out Of Wimbledon; Madison Keys, Simona Halep Advance; Serena Sunday
The Williams sisters are the only former champions left at Wimbledon!
Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:31 pm in Wimbledon | 8 Comments »
July 1st, 2016
Serena And Venus Survive Scares At Wimbledon; Former Finalists Radwanska, Bouchard Saturday
Serena and Venus were both down breaks in the third set today at Wimbledon. But both champions came back to win.
Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:15 pm in Wimbledon | 2 Comments »
June 30th, 2016
Muguruza, 11 Seeds Upset Thursday at Wimbledon; Serena, Venus Friday
World No. 2 Garbine Mugurza’s thoughts of challenging Serena Williams for the world No. 1 spot got reset on Thursday when the Spaniard was stunned in the second round at Wimbledon by unseeded Slovak Jana Cepelova 6-3, 6-2.
Posted by Staff @ 11:40 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 1 Comment »
June 28th, 2016
Wozniacki 0-3 at Slams; Serena Struggles Through at Wimbledon; Wed. Preview
“It just sucks right now to be out of the tournament — there’s not much else to say,” said a frustrated Wozniacki. “It’s been a tough year, but you have to keep on fighting.”
Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 11:54 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 2 Comments »
June 27th, 2016
Muguruza Muddles Through; Halep Hopes Achilles OK; Serena Debuts Tuesday at Wimbledon
“I feel the grass. I feel the court. I feel the atmosphere here…”
Posted by Staff @ 4:54 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 4 Comments »
June 24th, 2016
Serena Williams, Garbine Muguruza Headline Wimbledon Women’s Preview
Muguruza’s road out of this quarter would likely go through Giorgi, a qualifier, Mattek-Sands, (14) Stosur and (8) Venus Williams.
Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 11:25 am in Tennis, Wimbledon | 16 Comments »
June 22nd, 2016
2016 Wimbledon Seedings: Novak Djokovic And Serena Williams Named Top Seeds
Wimbledon once again used a formula to seed the men.
Posted by Staff @ 9:29 am in Wimbledon | 151 Comments »
June 7th, 2016
Forbes: Serena Williams Passes Maria Sharapova To Become Highest Paid Female Athlete
Tennis players dominate the list of highest paid female athletes.
Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:37 am in Prize Money, WTA | Comments Off