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Serena Williams won't break Margaret Court's record - and that's OK

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Serena Williams won't break Margaret Court's record - and that's OK

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Serena Williams not giving up the fight to equal Margaret Court’s record The American has lost her past four grand slam finals but still has the fire inside to win that elusive 24th majorIf anything can lift Serena Williams to one more slam, it might be the roar of the crowd. It was as loud here on Saturday night in appreciation of her losing effort as it has been for an...
17:34, 2019-09-09

Serena Williams cruises to Wimbledon final with major record in sight Serena Williams is on the cusp of history. With a 6-1, 6-2 semifinal victory over Barbora Strycova on Thursday, Williams advanced to the final to pursue her eighth Wimbledon title. Should Williams win, she’d tie Margaret Court’s record with her 24th career major singles title. Williams w...
19:34, 2019-07-11

Will Serena Williams win her record-tying 24th Grand Slam title? Sports Pulse: Serena Williams can tie the all-time record with a 24th Grand Slam title at the US Open, against Bianca Andreescu.        ...
16:00, 2019-09-07

Ruthless Serena Williams Grabs 100th US Open Win As Record Title Nears Serena Williams dismantled Wang Qiang 6-1, 6-0 in a complete mismatch that was the quickest at this year's US Open to set up a semi-final clash with Ukrainian trailblazer Elina Svitolina....
12:17, 2019-09-04

Record-Chasing Serena Williams To Meet Canadian Teen In US Open Final US Open: Serena Williams, who is seeking a 24th Grand Slam singles title to match Margaret Court's all-time record, brushed aside fifth seed Elina Svitolina 6-3, 6-1....
02:00, 2019-09-07

Watch: Serena Williams moves on to final, eyes record Grand Slam at Wimbledon Serena Williams will go for her record-tying 24th Grand Slam title after beating Barbora Strycova in straight sets in a 2019 Wimbledon semifinal Thursday in London....
19:51, 2019-07-11

Watch: Bianca Andreescu wins 2019 U.S. Open, denies Serena Williams a record Bianca Andreescu won the 2019 U.S. Open tennis title in straight sets Saturday, denying Serena Williams a record-tying 24th Grand Slam on Saturday in New York....
03:34, 2019-09-08

Serena Williams goes for record-tying 24th Grand Slam at US Open final against Bianca Andreescu Serena Williams hits the court at Arthur Ashe Stadium on Saturday in her latest bid to capture another historic record in her U.S. Open finals matchup against Canadian Bianca Andreescu....
22:00, 2019-09-07

US Open: Serena Williams advances to championship, will play for record-tying 24th Grand Slam The 37-year-old routed No. 5 Elina Svitolina, 6-3, 6-1, moving into the championship Saturday and looking for her seventh Open title.       ...
04:34, 2019-09-06

Let’s Break Down the Most Mysterious Parts of The Testaments, With a Little Help From Margaret Atwood When most people think of The Handmaid’s Tale, Margaret Atwood’s 1985 classic dystopian novel, they think of the color red. The long red robes and white bonnets worn by women forced into reproductive slavery in the Republic of Gilead have become a symbol of oppression, an eye-catching cu...
19:17, 2019-09-11

Margaret Williams Promoted to New Role of Deputy Chief Regulatory Officer CHICAGO, April 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) today announced that Margaret Williams has been promoted to the new role of Deputy Chief Regulatory Officer of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE). Williams will perform this role for CBOE, C2 Options Exchange (C2) and ...
16:34, 2019-05-22

'Minecraft' wont get that huge graphics overhaul after all Minecraft's big Super Duper Graphics Pack is no more after two years of delays. Mojang has cancelled the visual overhaul after deciding that it was "too technically demanding" to implement. The developers "aren't happy" with the upgrade's performan......
05:00, 2019-08-13

Wimbledon is going Serena Williams’ way Serena Williams is just two victories from an elusive, record-setting 24th Grand Slam title. And the path to get there doesn’t look overly daunting. Williams reached the Wimbledon semifinals Tuesday by gutting out a 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 win over 55th-ranked Alison Riske. Williams is now a better-than...
04:17, 2019-07-10

Why do so many men think they could win a point off Serena Williams? One in eight British men believe they could take a point off Serena Williams in a tennis match. Are they all delusional?She has a serve that once topped 128mph, has won 23 grand slam singles titles and is regarded by many to be the best female athlete of all time, but 12% of British men would still ...
18:51, 2019-07-15

US Open: Serena Williams now seems destined to win it all The ankle couldn’t stop her. The top-20 foe couldn’t even slow her. And with each rout, it looks more and more like Serena Williams is destined to win this U.S. Open. And take her place in history. Williams was confident this tourney was hers to lose, even before the top four seeds went by the......
06:51, 2019-09-04

US OPEN '19: What to know, from Serena Williams to the Big 3 US OPEN '19: What to know, from Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka to the Big 3 of Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal's        ...
05:17, 2019-08-26

Serena Williams v Bianca Andreescu A look at the key facts and records of American Serena Williams and Canada's Bianca Andreescu before their title clash at the U.S. Open on Saturday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
10:00, 2019-09-07

Serena Williams advances in Rogers Cup Serena Williams won her first match since losing the Wimbledon final, beating Elise Mertens of Belgium 6-3, 6-3 in the second round of the Rogers Cup        ...
10:00, 2019-08-08

Analysis: Of course Serena Williams unsatisfied by Paris run Fendrich on Tennis: Of course Serena Williams wasn't satisfied with making it to the third round in Paris        ...
16:34, 2019-06-02

Factbox: Serena Williams v Kaja Juvan A look at the records of American Serena Williams and Slovenia's Kaja Juvan before their second-round match at Wimbledon on Thursday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
07:17, 2019-07-04

Factbox: Serena Williams vs. Alison Riske A look at the records of Serena Williams and fellow American Alison Riske before their quarter-final match at Wimbledon on Tuesday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
13:51, 2019-07-09

Serena Williams Won Her 100th U.S. Open Match Like It Was Nothing Serena Williams, without breaking a sweat, obliterated Qiang Wang 6-1, 6-0 in the quarterfinals of the U.S. Open Tuesday night. She’s now just two match wins from the 24th major title she needs to tie Margaret Court’s record. The first of those will have to come in Thursday’s semifinals, where she’l...
17:51, 2019-09-04

Serena Williams advances to Rogers Cup semifinals Serena Williams advanced to the Rogers Cup semifinals, beating soon-to-be-top-ranked Naomi Osaka of Japan 6-3, 6-4 at breezy at York University       ...
06:51, 2019-08-10

Serena Williams has found a ‘different zone’ at this US Open Serena Williams hasn’t been crowned a champion since becoming a mother. But the way she’s rolling this U.S. Open, that could change. Two years to the day after giving birth to her daughter Olympia, Williams shrugged off a rolled right ankle Sunday to dominate Petra Martic 6-3, 6-4 and reach the quar...
11:17, 2019-09-02

Serena Williams, on the Way to a Tough Win, Gets a Look at Tennis’s Future Caty McNally, a 17-year-old American, took the first set of a second-round match against Williams, who cut back on unforced errors as she rallied for the win....
10:00, 2019-08-29

Serena Williams' greatest rivals Serena Williams has a winning record against everyone who has played her multiple times except for two players. And Venus has been her top rival.        ...
04:17, 2019-05-22

Serena Williams vs. Giulia Gatto-Monticone A look at the records of American Serena Williams and Italy's Giulia Gatto-Monticone before their first-round match at Wimbledon on Tuesday (prefix number denotes seeding):...
06:51, 2019-07-02

Serena Williams’ emotions are only obstacle now at US Open Serena Williams has a Saturday night date with destiny — and her emotions. This wasn’t just a U.S. Open semifinal victory — Serena’s 101st victory in Flushing. This was a demolition and a demoralizer to fifth-seed Elina Svitolina before an Arthur Ashe Stadium crowd that couldn’t get enough of Willia...
09:00, 2019-09-06

Elina Svitolina is ready to take down Serena Williams With Cocomania, dramatic upsets and fairy-tale runs dominating the US Open, you might have missed Elina Svitolina, who will face Serena in the semis....
17:34, 2019-09-05

A look at Serena Williams' dominant career Unless you've been living under a rock the past two decades, you know that Serena Williams has carved out a legendary tennis career. But, if you're a rock dweller, here's a refresher on just how amazing it's been.        ...
09:17, 2019-07-13

Umpire Who Clashed With Serena Williams Won’t Work Her Matches Carlos Ramos, who issued penalties against Williams during last year’s U.S. Open final, will not be assigned to her matches, or her sister’s, this year....
19:00, 2019-08-17

Naomi Osaka can emulate Serena Williams, says Pat Cash As Naomi Osaka goes in search of a third consecutive grand slam title at this year's French Open, former Wimbledon champion Pat Cash says the Japanese star has the ability to become one of the most dominant forces the women's game has seen....
15:00, 2019-05-31

Meghan Markle on way to US Open: How she and Serena Williams became friends Serena Williams is the queen of tennis, and sports royalty. But Saturday she’ll be playing before real royalty, with longtime pal Meghan Markle hopping the pond to watch the US Open final. It’s a last-minute trip for the Duchess of Sussex, but that’s what happens when your pal is going for history. ...
04:00, 2019-09-07

Roger Federer, Serena Williams Breeze Into US Open Last 16 Serena Williams continued her quest for a 24th career Grand Slam title to equal Margaret Court's all-time record by crushing Karolina Muchova 6-3, 6-2 in 74 minutes....
03:00, 2019-08-31

Serena Williams has history in her sights after US Open semifinal win One step from history. One win from tennis immortality. As if Serena Williams weren’t already there. But now she’s onto Saturday’s U.S. Open final, with a shot to match Margaret Court’s all-time record of two dozen Grand Slam titles. She got there with Thursday’s 6-3, 6-1 rout of Elina Svitolina, a ...
03:34, 2019-09-06

Serena Williams Rolls Into U.S. Open Semifinals. Now It Gets Interesting. Williams needed only 44 minutes to defeat Wang Qiang, but the real suspense of her pursuit for another Grand Slam title was always bound to appear in the latest rounds....
05:51, 2019-09-04

Simona Halep beats Serena Williams to win first Wimbledon A stunning Simona Halep beat Serena Williams 6-2 6-2 to become the first Romanian to ever win Wimbledon and deprive the American of a 24th grand slam title that would have tied Margaret Court for the all-time lead....
17:17, 2019-07-13

Serena Williams withdraws from Rome with injured knee Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Italian Open ahead of her second-round match against sister Venus due to a continuing left knee injury        ...
04:17, 2019-05-22

The Latest: Serena Williams loses in 3rd round of French Serena Williams handed earliest loss at major in 5 years, losing to Sofia Kenin in 3rd round at French Open        ...
22:34, 2019-06-01

Serena Williams vs. Bianca Andreescu: An Intergenerational Duel Williams, 37, will try to prevent Andreescu, 19, from winning her first major and thwarting Williams’s latest attempt to acquire a record-tying 24th....
05:34, 2019-09-07

Serena Williams again comes up short in Grand Slam final Maybe someday, in the distant future, Serena Williams will look back and be proud of herself for making it to the final at four of the first seven Grand Slam tournaments she played in after having a baby        ...
16:34, 2019-09-08

Serena Williams Says Her Performance In US Open Final "Inexcusable" US Open Final: Serena Williams had 33 winners but just as many unforced errors. She hit nine aces but misfired eight double faults and hit only 44 percent of her first serves....
07:00, 2019-09-08

Serena Williams Roars Back Into the U.S. Open Final Williams easily defeated Elina Svitolina in a semifinal and will seek her record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles title on Saturday against Bianca Andreescu....
09:00, 2019-09-06

Andy Murray and Serena Williams set for their once-in-a-lifetime show • Murray: ‘Serena is one of the best tennis players of all time’• Andreas Mies and Alexa Guarachi are opening opponentsA frisson of excitement willowed through Wimbledon shortly after Pimm’s on Wednesday afternoon. The mixed doubles draw had landed. And there it was, confirmation of a historic partn...
21:34, 2019-07-03

Serena Williams is no longer tennis’ most dominant force Twenty-four is not inevitable — and neither is Serena Williams. These are the facts of life, or maybe the cycle of life, as Rafael Nadal put it on Friday. Sports belong to the young — even if perhaps the greatest champion in the history of her sport rages against the dying of the light. Twenty......
12:34, 2019-09-08

Serena Williams stunned by 20-year-old Kenin in third round "Serena Williams\u0027s quest for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title was put on hold on Saturday after the former world number one was knocked out of the French Open in the third round following a 6-2 7-5 defeat by fellow American Sofia Kenin."...
20:34, 2019-06-01

A quick look at Serena Williams' dominant career Unless you've been living under a rock the past two decades, you know that Serena Williams has carved out a legendary tennis career. But, if you're a rock dweller, here's a refresher on just how amazing it's been.        ...
23:34, 2019-07-12

Serena Williams reaches Rogers Cup quarters in Toronto Serena Williams won for the second straight night at the Rogers Cup, beating Russia's Ekaterina Alexandrova 7-5, 6-4 on Thursday to reach the quarterfinals       ...
05:00, 2019-08-09

| 'Being Serena, it's a lot to carry': Williams struggles to 800th victory Serena Williams admitted the 'mother, champion, queen, goddess' logo which adorned her Roland Garros outfit was "a lot to carry, but so is being Serena"....
12:51, 2019-05-28

Serena Williams' most memorable US Open moments Serena Williams is one of the most decorated tennis players in history. Check out her most remarkable moments at the US Open tennis tournament.        ...
22:17, 2019-09-04

Serena Williams fined $10,000 for damaging a court at Wimbledon Serena Williams picked up a $10,000 fine for damaging a court at the All England Club during practice before Wimbledon started.        ...
02:17, 2019-07-09

Serena Williams routs Maria Sharapova 6-1, 6-1 at US Open Serena Williams played nearly perfect tennis and beat Maria Sharapova 6-1, 6-1 in a contest devoid of drama at the U.S. Open        ...
06:34, 2019-08-27

US OPEN '19: Serena Williams vs. Sharapova highlights Day 1 US OPEN '19: Day 1 at Flushing Meadows will be mainly about one match in particular: Serena Williams vs. Maria Sharapova in Arthur Ashe Stadium at night        ...
05:17, 2019-08-26

For the unsinkable Serena Williams, the last step is proving the hardest Coming back from childbirth was always going to be her biggest challenge, but the baggage of trying to become the all-time great is proving a formidable haul even for Serena Eight years ago, the documentary Venus and Serena followed the Williams sisters as they tried to survive the nadir of their ca...
12:34, 2019-05-25

| Williams ban for US Open umpire after Serena-Osaka furore Carlos Ramos will not officiate any US Open matches involving Serena or Venus Williams in the wake of last year's "bittersweet" women's final controversy....
21:17, 2019-08-24

Serena Williams Reminds the Wimbledon Field That She Is Still a Force A 6-3, 6-4 victory over Julia Görges in the third round showed she shouldn’t be discounted, even if she has been injured and played few matches this year....
02:51, 2019-07-07

Serena Williams talks about the signs of financial abuse in new PSA Serena Williams is lending her voice to a campaign that puts a spotlight on financial abuse, an aspect of domestic violence       ...
10:17, 2019-08-22

Serena Williams Fined $10,000 for Damaging Wimbledon Court When you’re the greatest athlete in the history of your sport, there’s no such thing as days off. And reportedly Serena Williams is so dominant she got fined for not even letting a practice court be great....
18:17, 2019-07-09

Serena Williams has Naomi Osaka-Coco Gauff fever, too Serena Williams is prepared to spend a quiet Saturday night in New York, curled up with a bit of Coco. Like everyone else following the U.S. Open this week, even Serena is caught up in Coco Fever. And yes, she plans to watch Saturday night’s marquee match between 15-year-old sensation Coco Gauff and...
12:51, 2019-08-31

Opinion: Searching for why Serena Williams can't win a Grand Slam Serena Williams missed another chance for her 24th Grand Slam title, losing her fourth final in a row. At 38, is she longer capable of a major win?       ...
05:34, 2019-09-08

Fighting Rust, Serena Williams Has a Rocky Start in Paris Williams has barely played on clay and was terrible in the first set of her opening match before a sharp turn to winning form. Then she faced questions about Nike and mothers....
09:00, 2019-05-28

Serena Williams Shares The Apology She Sent To Naomi Osaka After U.S. Open Serena Williams, currently in the middle of another Wimbledon title hunt, has an essay out in Harper’s Bazaar today that lays out the emotional aftermath of her 2018 U.S. Open final. That match, which resulted in the first major title for then-20-year-old Naomi Osaka, was marred by a long umpire dis...
21:34, 2019-07-09

Serena Williams quickly dismissed the only reminder of US Open meltdown Billie Jean King, at the start of the festivities at Arthur Ashe Stadium Monday evening, noted to the crowd it was “Women’s Equality Day.” King, one of Serena Williams’ most ardent supporters one year ago after “Serena versus The Umpire,” added, “But we have so much more to do until there is truly e...
15:34, 2019-08-27

Serena Williams opens bid for 8th Wimbledon title, 24th Slam Serena Williams renews her bid for her 24th Grand Slam title and eighth at Wimbledon with a Centre Court match against Giulia Gatto-Monticone of Italy....
14:17, 2019-07-02

Serena Williams Is 2 Wins From History, but How Rugged Is Her Wimbledon Path? Williams reached the Wimbledon semifinals for the 12th time. Only one of the three other women left in singles has gone this far in the tournament before....
03:17, 2019-07-10

Simona Halep Defeats Serena Williams To Win Her First Wimbledon Title The best match of Simona Halep’s life could not have come at a better time. The Romanian defeated Serena Williams 6-2, 6-2 to win the first Wimbledon title of career, and also deny Williams the opportunity of tying Margaret Court’s all-time record of 24 majors. In a bit of a surprise, Halep needed j...
17:17, 2019-07-13

Serena Williams’ temper is building ugly US Open legacy It was the only sign of an “apology” from Serena Williams. Ten months after the ugliest match in U.S. Open history, Williams admitted she sought a psychologist. Her temper tantrum against umpire Carlos Ramos in the 2018 U.S. Open finals against Naomi Osaka wasn’t her first blowup in Flushing Meadows...
01:51, 2019-08-25

Serena Williams brings doubt to US Open ripe with contenders The U.S. Open begins Monday at Flushing Meadows. Here are five women to watch during the final grand slam tournament of the season: Serena Williams Coming off a back injury, two years removed from motherhood, one year removed from an epic U.S. Open meltdown that cost her the championship and history...
01:51, 2019-08-25

Serena Williams beats sister Venus for second Wimbledon title Serena Williams on beating sister Venus to clinch her second straight Wimbledon title in 2003. Republished as part of CNN World Sport's 25th anniversary....
06:00, 2019-05-22

Serena Williams out to overcome 2018 US Open meltdown against Andreescu One year on from her career low point against Naomi Osaka the former champion takes on yet another prodigyNot since Muhammad Ali roamed boxing in the 60s and 70s has there been an individual sporting psychodrama to equal that generated by Serena Williams.Three weeks short of her 38th birthday (which...
00:34, 2019-09-07

Gigi Hadid wildly cheers for Serena Williams at the US Open Supermodel Gigi Hadid was cheering on her pal Serena Williams at the US Open on Wednesday night. (Williams needed the support after a shocking first-set loss to teenager Caty McNally before eventually winning the match.)...
17:34, 2019-08-30

Serena Williams out of French Open in stunning early exit PARIS — Serena Williams’ quest for a 24th Grand Slam title ended with her earliest loss at a major tournament in five years. Williams was outplayed in the third round of the French Open by 20-year-old American Sofia Kenin, who used clean, deep groundstrokes to put together the 6-2, 7-5 upset S...
22:17, 2019-06-01

Serena Williams finds her path to history narrowing to a tightrope Winning a 24th major title clearly matters to Williams, maybe too much. The pressure only grows with losses like she suffered to Simona Halep in the Wimbledon final....
04:17, 2019-07-14

Serena Williams tops Naomi Osaka in rematch at Rogers Cup Serena Williams advanced to the Rogers Cup semifinals, beating Naomi Osaka of Japan 6-3, 6-4 in a rematch of the U.S. Open final        ...
22:00, 2019-08-11

At Wimbledon, Simona Halep Denies Serena Williams---and History As a good portion of the crowd seemed ready to watch Serena Williams make history, Simona Halep was happy to play spoiler. The Romanian won the women’s singles title 6-2, 6-2, in a display that was as brusque as it was dominant....
18:34, 2019-07-13

Serena Williams vs. Bianca Andreescu: An Intergenerational Duel at the U.S. Open Williams, 37, will try to prevent Andreescu, 19, from winning her first major and thwarting Williams’s latest attempt to acquire a record-tying 24th....
18:00, 2019-09-07

Serena Williams wrote to Naomi Osaka after US Open loss Something was keeping Serena Williams from moving forward after her loss to Naomi Osaka in last year's US Open final. She believed she owed Osaka an apology, Williams revealed in an essay published Tuesday in Harper's BAZAAR....
19:34, 2019-07-09

Wimbledon: Serena Williams, Fabio Fognini face fines Serena Williams has been fined $10,000 for damaging a court at Wimbledon, while men's player Fabio Fognini was fined $3,000 for saying he wished the All-England Club was bombed....
20:17, 2019-07-09

Bianca Andreescu stuns Serena Williams to win US Open final • Canadian 19-year-old holds nerve to triumph 6-3, 7-5 • Williams loses her fourth grand-slam final in a rowIt was as if Serena Williams was playing herself, the 17-year-old prodigy of 1999, when she won the first of her 23 grand slam titles, the first of six in front of her own fans – except the mi...
04:00, 2019-09-08

Serena Williams meets Simona Halep in Wimbledon final Serena Williams will try to win her 24th Grand Slam singles title when she faces Simona Halep in the Wimbledon final       ...
11:17, 2019-07-13

All pressure on Serena Williams against 'nothing to lose' Maria Sharapova - Hantuchova "Serena Williams will be under pressure from the start at this year\u0027s US Open when she takes on Maria Sharapova in her opening match of the tournament, according to one former player."...
00:51, 2019-08-27

Serena Williams loses her 3rd consecutive Grand Slam final Serena Williams' loss to Simona Halep at the All England Club was her third consecutive defeat in a Grand Slam final        ...
18:51, 2019-07-13

Bianca Andreescu, 19, wins Rogers Cup after Serena Williams retires Bianca Andreescu became the first Canadian player to win the Rogers Cup in 50 years Sunday after an upper back injury forced American star Serena Williams to retire....
04:00, 2019-08-12

Bianca Andreescu beats Serena Williams in US Open final Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu built a big lead and then held on to upset Serena Williams 6-3, 7-5 in the U.S. Open final for her first Grand Slam title        ...
04:00, 2019-09-08

Serena Williams faces Naomi Osaka for first time since the US Open Williams to play Osaka in Rogers Cup quarter-finalsUS Open final was overshadowed by Williams’ row with umpireSerena Williams and Naomi Osaka will play each other on Friday for the first time since the American’s infamous row with an umpire overshadowed last year’s US Open final.Osaka won her first ...
14:51, 2019-08-09

Serena Williams Rolls Into U.S. Open Semifinals. Now Things Get Interesting. Williams needed only 44 minutes to defeat Wang Qiang in the quarterfinals, but the real suspense of her pursuit for another Grand Slam title was always bound to appear in the latest rounds....
08:51, 2019-09-04

Serena Williams has withdrawn from the 2019 Western & Southern Open Less than an hour before she was scheduled to play on Center Court, Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Western & Southern Open with a back injury        ...
07:51, 2019-08-14

Serena Williams Tops the 4th Annual Sports Illustrated Fashionable 50 Is it just us, or is Serena Williams everywhere as of late? Just last week, we were in awe of the tennis phenom in all her unretouched golden glory on the cover of Harper’s Bazaar, and now she’s once again killing the game, covering Sports Illustrated’s fourth annual Fashionable 50 issue. The taglin...
19:17, 2019-07-19

Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova To Clash In US Open First Round Serena Williams is looking to match the all-time record of 24 Grand Slam singles titles won by Margaret Court when the year's final major championship gets under way Monday....
00:17, 2019-08-23

Serena Williams, Naomi Osaka upset at French Open Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka -- the grand slam leader in the professional tennis era and newcomer who had surged to the last two majors -- both exited the French Open on Saturday in a double shock....
22:17, 2019-06-01

Serena Williams hasn't lost focus -- she's gained perspective While Serena Williams remains one away from Margaret Court's record 24 Grand Slam titles, she already has cemented her place in history, on and off the court....
20:34, 2019-07-15

Simona Halep stuns Serena Williams to win first Wimbledon title • Romanian storms to 6-2, 6-2 victory on Centre Court• Game-by-game report: how all of the action unfoldedSimona Halep produced a spectacular display on Centre Court to deny Serena Williams a record-equalling 24th grand slam title and secure her first Wimbledon crown in the process.The Romanian blit...
16:17, 2019-07-13

FRENCH OPEN '19: Serena Williams tries again for 24th major The AP takes a look at some of the women to watch at the 2019 French Open, including 23-time Grand Slam title winner Serena Williams, No. 1 Naomi Osaka and defending champion Simona Halep        ...
03:51, 2019-05-23

Top 16 athletes over 35 of all-time: From Tom Brady to Serena Williams to Gordie Howe Here's a look at 16 of some of the most successful athletes who have evaded the tolls of Father Time by thriving since turning 35.       ...
23:00, 2019-07-17

Serena Williams and Simona Halep Advance to Wimbledon Final Halep, the first Romanian woman to reach a Wimbledon singles final, defeated Elina Svitolina, 6-1, 6-3. Williams beat Barbora Strycova, 6-1, 6-2. Their final is Saturday....
18:34, 2019-07-11

Serena Williams Pulls Out of the Italian Open With a Knee Injury It was the third straight tournament that Williams, 37, had withdrawn from because of physical problems. The French Open starts in less than two weeks....
19:01, 2019-05-21

Serena Williams gets milestone win, reaches 10th US Open final Serena Williams moved into a 10th US Open final and picked up a record-equaling 101st win in New York by routing Elina Svitolina 6-3, 6-1 but the number she might still be preoccupied with is 24....
03:34, 2019-09-06

Serena Williams says she is free to partner Andy Murray at Wimbledon • Williams says she is feeling better after knee injury• 23-time grand slam champion won mixed doubles in 1998Considering he has been one of the biggest advocates of equal rights for men and women on the tennis tour, it is something of an irony that Andy Murray should so far have drawn a blank in hi...
19:34, 2019-06-29

How Serena Williams' G.O.A.T Status Inspired Her Latest Clothing Collection Serena Williams' Fall 2019 clothing collection is serving up a master class in strength and sophistication. The tennis legend, who took E! News backstage exclusively at her New York......
11:00, 2019-09-11

So, guys, you reckon you could take a point off Serena Williams? | Alex Clark Men want to get in on everything. Then again, we all have our dreamsLet us for a minute extend the benefit of the doubt to the 12% of men who believe they could take a point from Serena Williams in a tennis match, no doubt further emboldened by her defeat in the Wimbledon final.For who can say what ...
20:34, 2019-07-13

Serena Williams goes 2 for 2 at Wimbledon; wins in singles, mixed doubles Serena Williams took care of Julia Goerges early Saturday at Wimbledon, then teamed with Andy Murray later for a mixed doubles win.       ...
23:51, 2019-07-06

Serena Williams to face Simona Halep in Wimbledon final Serena Williams remains on course for an eighth Wimbledon singles title after trouncing Czech Barbora Strycova to reach her 11th final at the All England Club....
23:34, 2019-07-11

Serena Williams flirts with disaster at French Open — and then she screams PARIS — This was one mistake too far for Serena Williams. Sure, the bad backhand put her behind only 15-30 at the outset of the second set of her opening match at Roland Garros on Monday. What made the miscue so bothersome? She’d already dropped the first set against 83rd-ranked Vitalia Diatch...
01:17, 2019-05-28

Serena Williams’ jacket turns heads: ‘goddess,’ ‘champion’ PARIS — “Champion,” ”queen,” ”goddess” and “mother.” Those were the words, in French, printed on a black-and-white warmup jacket that Serena Williams wore before her opening match at Roland Garros on Monday. “Those are things that mean a lot to m...
01:17, 2019-05-28

Serena Williams to face 20-year-old American Kenin in Paris When Serena Williams saw a young U.S. tennis player distraught after a loss at a tournament earlier this season, she decided to do what felt right: console her        ...
10:34, 2019-05-31

Wimbledon: Serena Williams using Tiger Woods' Masters win as inspiration Tennis superstar Serena Williams said Tiger Woods' win at the 2019 Masters is at the top of her mind as she tries to win a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title at Wimbledon Saturday in London....
16:34, 2019-07-12

Serena Williams Reflects on the Challenge of Her "Fabulous" Pregnancy Fashion Dressing up during a pregnancy is not easy--just ask Serena Williams. It's been nearly two years since the tennis star gave birth to her first child, daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian,......
22:51, 2019-08-08

Serena Williams-Elina Svitolina US Open showdown means everything It’s a reminder of a painful loss at the 2016 Olympics, and it’s likely the biggest obstacle Serena Williams will face on what seems to be her inevitable run to a historic U.S. Open victory. But on Thursday night at Flushing Meadows, Williams will face the highest remaining seed in the women’s draw ...
12:51, 2019-09-05

Venus Williams upsets Bertens in Ohio; Serena withdraws Venus Williams advanced to the third round of the Western & Southern Open with a three-set victory over defending champion Kiki Bertens        ...
07:51, 2019-08-14

Serena Williams’ coach: I’d make controversial US Open move again Patrick Mouratoglou’s defended his in-match coaching of Serena Williams that started last year’s U.S. Open final down the road to debacle. Everybody does it, he argued, and said he would do it again if need be. “Do I regret? Not at all. For me, I didn’t do anything bad. I just did what all the......
11:17, 2019-09-02

Serena Williams to face Maria Sharapova in US Open first round Serena opens bid for record-tying 24th major against SharapovaTop-seeded Djokovic drawn into same half as No 3 seed FedererBreakout star Cori Gauff could face Naomi Osaka in round threeSerena Williams has been paired with Maria Sharapova in an eye-catching US Open first round encounter.Williams and ...
06:51, 2019-08-23

Serena Williams Highlights How Abusers Use Money to Violate Their Partners Earlier this summer, following a disappointing loss at the Wimbledon finals, Serena Williams told reporters, “The day I stop fighting for equality and for people that look like you and me will be the day I’m in my grave.”...
14:17, 2019-08-24

Serena Williams avoiding blowup in US Open return means everything Billie Jean King, at the start of the festivities at Arthur Ashe Stadium Monday evening, noted to the crowd it was “Women’s Equality Day.” King, one of Serena Williams’ most ardent supporters one year ago after “Serena versus The Umpire,” added, “But we have so much more to do until there is truly e...
08:34, 2019-08-27

Serena must 'focus' to break records, says tennis great Billie Jean King She's on course to break the all-time grand slam record, but fitness could be the key to Serena Williams achieving that goal, according to tennis great Billie Jean King....
15:34, 2019-08-04

Porsha Williams and Dennis McKinley Break Up 8 Months After Engagement It's over for Porsha Williams and Dennis McKinley. The Real Housewives of Atlanta star and her fiancé have called it quits, E! News can confirm. Fans had a feeling......
18:00, 2019-06-20

Serena Williams survives Vitalia Diatchenko in first round of French Open Serena Williams fought back from a first-set loss to beat Vitalia Diatchenko in three sets in the first round of the 2019 French Open on Monday in Paris....
17:00, 2019-05-28

Internationally Known: Essence Celebrates Its Global Impact With Serena Williams and a New Design At this point in time, Essence is an American classic, beloved by those of us who grew up with the magazine atop the coffee tables of our mothers, aunties, grandmothers, big sisters, and now, ourselves. But on the heels of the 25th annual Essence Festival, and as the magazine approaches its 50th bir...
23:51, 2019-08-06

Get to know Bianca Andreescu: The dramatic phenom who can spoil Serena Williams’ US Open She is Canada’s newest tennis sweetheart, with all the drama and the success that comes along with it. Bianca Andreescu advanced to her first Grand Slam final at the US Open, where she will face one of her biggest idols, Serena Williams, on Saturday night. Andreescu, just 19 years old, already had a...
04:00, 2019-09-07

Opinion: Win or lose, the end is fast approaching for Serena Williams, Roger Federer Serena Williams has reached the semifinals of the U.S. Open, but her body remains fragile, and Roger Federer was sent home Tuesday with a bad back.        ...
01:34, 2019-09-05

Serena Williams and Andy Murray in Wimbledon Mixed Doubles: It’s Happening One of the highest profile pairings in mixed doubles is set to happen after rampant speculation about the identity of Murray’s partner was put to rest....
01:00, 2019-07-03

Why Serena Williams Is Holding Off on Giving Meghan Markle Any Parenting Advice It's been almost two years since Serena Williams welcomed her first child, Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr., into the world. While some fans might expect the tennis pro to pass on some parenting......
19:17, 2019-07-01

Serena Williams responds to criticism about equality fight after Wimbledon loss Serena Williams has not won a Grand Slam tournament since 2017 and after her latest Wimbledon loss to Simona Halep she was asked about her focus on tennis....
19:51, 2019-07-15

U.S. Open tennis: Serena Williams, Roger Federer advance to quarterfinals Serena Williams battled through a right ankle injury to defeat No. 22 seed Petra Martic and Roger Federer dominated David Goffin in the fourth round at the 2019 U.S. Open....
16:17, 2019-09-02

Andy Murray set to reveal doubles partner with Serena Williams link-up likely Andy Murray will make a decision about his mixed-doubles partner on Tuesday — and a headline-grabbing link-up with Serena Williams is still in the making....
18:34, 2019-07-02

Megan Rapinoe quotes Serena Williams, vows to fight until ‘the day I’m in my grave’ About a visit to the White House, the soccer star said, "I’ll never close any door all the way, but I think it would take more than Trump is willing to do.”...
00:51, 2019-07-15

U.S. Open Highlights: Roger Federer Loses; Serena Williams Cruises Grigor Dimitrov, ranked No. 78, upset Federer on Tuesday. Serena Williams won in 44 minutes and joined Daniil Medvedev and Elina Svitolina in the semifinals....
08:51, 2019-09-04

Andy Murray confirms he will link up with Serena Williams for mixed doubles • Scots says he will partner American • Williams praises Murray’s support for womenAndy Murray has confirmed he will play mixed doubles at Wimbledon with Serena Williams. Entries for the draw close at 11am on Wednesday and, after their teams spoke again on Tuesday evening, they agreed to put togethe...
23:51, 2019-07-02

Serena Williams Advances To US Open Quarter-Final Against Wang Qiang Serena Williams will play for a semi-final berth on Tuesday against China's Wang Qiang, who upset French Open champion Ashleigh Barty to reach quarter-final....
10:51, 2019-09-02

Meghan Markle Flies to NYC to Watch Serena Williams in U.S. Open Final Fresh off her maternity leave, Meghan Markle is headed back home to American soil for a very special reason. The 38-year-old Duchess of Sussex boarded a commercial flight on Friday to New......
18:34, 2019-09-06

U.S. Open tennis: How to watch Serena Williams vs. Bianca Andreescu final Serena Williams will face Bianca Andreescu in the 2019 U.S. Open women's singles final. Here is how to watch and the latest betting odds for the Grand Slam finale Saturday in Forest Hills, N.Y....
21:00, 2019-09-06

'Mother, champion': Serena Williams causes stir again with French Open outfit 23-time grand slam champion wears bold outfit in ParisAmerican attracted criticism from officials last yearA year after Serena caused a stir at the French Open with her Black Panther catsuit, the American chose another bold outfit for her first-round match at the tournament.The 23-time grand slam ch...
23:01, 2019-05-27

Motherhood Helps Serena Williams Reach Brink Of History As 38 Looms Serena Williams could become only the fourth mother in the Open Era to win a Grand Slam title after Aussies Margaret Court and Evonne Goolagong Cawley and Belgium's Kim Clijsters....
02:00, 2019-09-07

Serena Williams pays tribute to ‘little powerhouse’ Halep after final defeat • ‘It was just her day,’ says disappointed Williams • American admits her fitness has not been idealSerena Williams denied that nerves or the pressure of chasing down Margaret Court’s record of 24 grand slam titles had anything to do with her stunning 6-2, 6-2 Wimbledon defeat by Simona Halep.Willia...
06:34, 2019-07-14

Serena Williams loses to Simona Halep in Wimbledon women's final Romanian tennis pro Simona Halep denied Serena Williams a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title after beating her in straight sets Saturday at the Wimbledon women’s final....
20:34, 2019-07-13

US Open: Serena Williams overpowers Maria Sharapova in opener under the lights, 6-1, 6-1 In her return to Flushing Meadows, where Serena Williams' 2018 season ended in controversy, she dispatches the former No. 1 player in straight sets.        ...
06:34, 2019-08-27

Dominic Thiem adds doubles joke to Serena Williams feud Dominic Thiem wants to put his dispute with Serena Williams behind them, and he’s got just the way to do it. On Tuesday, Thiem jokingly offered to play mixed doubles with Williams at Wimbledon or the US Open. At Roland Garros last week, Thiem criticized Williams after being asked to move his p...
21:51, 2019-06-11

Umpire from Serena Williams tiff won't work her U.S. Open tennis matches Carlos Ramos, the chair umpire involved in a heated exchange with Serena Williams at the 2018 U.S. Open final, will not work any of the Williams sisters' matches at the 2019 U.S. Open....
02:51, 2019-08-22

Serena Williams' unretouched cover photos for Harper's Bazaar are about more than fashion The 23-time Grand Slam winner is unvarnished and raw in a gold dress on the cover of Harper's and talks about that 2018 US Open confrontation with an umpire....
20:51, 2019-07-10

Serena Williams, Naomi Osaka and the most controversial US Open final in history It has been called one of the most controversial matches in tennis history. But what is the real story behind the 2018 US Open women's singles final? Don Van Natta looks back at the match that sparked debate on and off the court....
18:17, 2019-08-18

Sofia Kenin defeats Serena Williams in French Open upset Williams, who was going for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title, was knocked out by the rising 20-year-old American, who advanced to the fourth round of a major for the first time....
21:17, 2019-06-01

Serena Williams Says Meghan Markle "Couldn't Be a Better Friend" After Wimbledon Visit Serena Williams has Meghan Markle's back. The tennis pro came to the Duchess of Sussex's defense on Thursday after the royal made headlines over her Wimbledon appearance last......
00:51, 2019-07-12

Serena Williams, Citing Back Pain, Withdraws From Cincinnati Masters Williams, who was forced to retire from the Rogers Cup final on Sunday, decided shortly before her first-round match was to start in Ohio that she could not compete....
15:34, 2019-08-14

Serena Williams cruises past Barbora Strycova in Wimbledon semifinals Williams will play her 24th Grand Slam singles title against Halep, a former French Open champ who declared herself far more confident in reaching her first Wimbledon final....
02:00, 2019-07-12

Serena Williams survives second-round Wimbledon scare from unseeded opponent Serena Williams escaped the second round of Wimbledon on Thursday after unseeded Kaja Juvan gave her a big scare. Williams won 2-6, 6-2, 6-4.        ...
20:17, 2019-07-04

Novak Djokovic, Naomi Osaka, Serena Williams Eye Last 16 At Roland Garros World number ones Novak Djokovic and Naomi Osaka as well as three-time champion Serena Williams target the second week and places in the last 16 at French Open....
09:01, 2019-06-01

Serena Williams ‘in good place’ before semi-final against Barbora Strycova • Seven-times champion only two wins away from slam title No 24• Strycova has tactical ability to cause American problemsWhen Serena Williams was beaten in the third round at the French Open last month, while struggling with a right knee injury, the idea that only a few weeks later she would be on t...
19:01, 2019-07-10

Snapchat launches Creator Shows with Serena Williams and Kevin Hart In the last year, the time spent watching Shows on Snapchat has tripled. The company wants to take advantage of that. Today, it announced Creator Shows, a new format that will deliver regularly published content from some of Snapchat's most popular s......
18:34, 2019-07-10

Watch: Serena Williams dominates Maria Sharapova in first round of U.S. Open Serena Williams crushed Maria Sharapova and defending champion Novak Djokovic cruised past Roberto Carballes Baena in the first round of the 2019 U.S. Open....
04:34, 2019-08-27

Serena Williams Wary Of Alison Riske Factor At Wimbledon Quarters Serena Williams is moving into something resembling her best form after an unconvincing first week but will not take Tuesday's quarter-final opponent Alison Riske lightly....
05:34, 2019-07-09

Why Serena Williams Is Holding Off on Giving Meghan Markle Motherhood Advice—For Now Who wouldn’t want advice from Serena Williams? Not only has the all-time great tennis player (so says fellow GOAT-contender Roger Federer) racked up an impressive set of hardware over her 23-year career, she appears to be holding it down on the work-life balance front. She and husband Alexis Ohanian...
20:00, 2019-07-08

Andy Murray advances with Serena Williams but puts singles return on ice • Martin and Atawo beaten 7-5, 6-3 in Wimbledon mixed doubles• Murray on playing US Open singles: ‘I think it’s pretty unlikely’Do not be mistaken: behind Andy Murray’s new smiley on-court demeanour lurks the spirit of a champion. He still yearns to feel the heat of competition at the highest level ...
23:34, 2019-07-09

Maria Sharapova and Serena Williams put 15-year feud on line at US Open The nervous energy and sense of expectation around first-round showdown will light a flame under the championshipsIf Serena Williams really did say of Maria Sharapova in the Wimbledon locker room in tearful defeat 15 years ago, “I will never lose to that little bitch again”, she was wrong but she se...
21:51, 2019-08-24

Dominic Thiem says Serena Williams has 'bad personality' after press conference interruption Austrian tennis star Dominic Thiem blasted Serena Williams as having “a bad personality” over the weekend after being booted out of his press conference to make room for the American following her loss at the French Open....
19:17, 2019-06-03

Serena Williams recalls US Open meltdown in essay, thought she was 'doing the right thing' Serena Williams penned an essay about her outburst at the 2018 U.S. Open, in which she accused the chair umpire of sexism after being penalized on three separate occasions....
16:17, 2019-07-09

Andy Murray more relaxed thanks to Serena Williams' unrepeatable jokes Andy Murray today revealed he and Serena Williams are cementing their chemistry between points with "unrepeatable" jokes as they continue their quest to lift the Wimbledon mixed doubles trophy....
15:51, 2019-07-10

Wimbledon day six: Federer, Nadal, Barty and Serena Williams sail through - video Day six at Wimbledon saw some big names in action with Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray and Serena Williams all on court. Federer and Nadal progressed into the next round with routine wins over Lucas Pouille and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga respectively. The dream team of Andy Murray and Serena Willia...
12:51, 2019-07-07

Carlos Ramos will not work Serena or Venus Williams US Open matches Carlos Ramos will not serve as chair umpire for any Serena Williams or Venus Williams matches at the 2019 US Open, a United States Tennis Association spokesman told CNN on Wednesday....
01:17, 2019-08-23

Watch: Serena Williams escapes upset vs. 17-year-old at 2019 U.S. Open All-time great Serena Williams escaped an upset at the hands of 17-year-old Caty McNally after dropping her first set in a second round match at the 2019 U.S. Open....
18:34, 2019-08-29

Bianca Andreescu reflects on US Open final win over Serena Williams - video ‘I’ve been dreaming of this moment for the longest time,’ an emotional Bianca Andreescu said of winning her first grand glam after beating Serena Williams 6-3, 7-5 in Saturday's final. After losing four slam finals in her comeback after becoming a mother for the first time in 2017, Williams recognis...
14:00, 2019-09-08

Meghan Markle Proves She Is BFF Goals as She Cheers on Serena Williams at the U.S. Open Meghan Markle is back on American soil this weekend, dressing casually and chic, letting her hair down and being in her element. And being there for her dear friend. The 38-year-old......
11:00, 2019-09-08

2019 French Open: Osaka Escapes Again; Serena Williams Rolls After losing the first set and being a break down in the second, the top-ranked Osaka rallied to beat the former No. 1 Victoria Azarenka, 4-6, 7-5, 6-3....
20:17, 2019-05-30

US Open 2019: Federer, Konta, Barty, Serena Williams and more – live! All the action on day seven at Flushing MeadowsNaomi Osaka ends Coco Gauff’s US Open fairytaleEmail alex.hess@theguardian.com or tweet @A_Hess 4.44pm BST And she starts the second set in similar fashion, lashing an unreturnable backhand over the net to take the first point of Barty’s service game. 4...
17:51, 2019-09-01

Back injury forces Serena Williams out of final two weeks before US Open TORONTO — Bianca Andreescu became the first Canadian to win the Rogers Cup in 50 years when Serena Williams retired because of an injury on Sunday. Andreescu was up 3-1 in the first set when Williams called for a medical timeout. Less than a minute later, the chair umpire announced that Williams was...
22:34, 2019-08-11

Wimbledon: Simona Halep stuns Serena Williams to win second Grand Slam Simona Halep was nearly flawless in her first Wimbledon final, quickly dispatching Serena Williams in straight sets to win the championship. It is the second Grand Slam title win for the Romanian....
21:51, 2019-07-13

Serena Williams battles burden of expectation before Simona Halep final Both Wimbledon finalists will be fighting their emotions in what should be a momentous duel, with the American well placed for a 24th slamWhen Sabine Lisicki lost the final at Wimbledon to Marion Bartoli in 2013, she could not control the flow of tears that showed her desolation. Within 41 days Bart...
02:00, 2019-07-13

Serena Williams, Andy Murray to play mixed doubles together at Wimbledon Andy Murray's hunt for a mixed doubles partner at Wimbledon is over, and he isn't teaming up with just anyone. Rather, the Scot will partner Serena Williams....
04:17, 2019-07-03

Emotional Serena Williams retires from Rogers Cup final, and the champion comforts her Serena Williams retired early in the first set of her Rogers Cup final match against Biana Andreescu in Toronto on Sunday.        ...
12:00, 2019-08-12

US Open 2019: Federer v Evans, Serena Williams, Konta and more – live! Rolling report of the day five action at Flushing MeadowsGauff sets up meeting with defending champion OsakaKyrgios clashes with authorities again in row over shirt messageEmail Katy your thoughts or tweet @KatyMurrells 4.28pm BST After a game lasting 10 minutes De Minaur finally claims the double b...
17:34, 2019-08-30

Bianca Andreescu Wins Rogers Cup, Comforts A Hobbled Serena Williams So long as she’s able to play—and even if she’s half-mummified in physio tape—Bianca Andreescu doesn’t lose. The 19-year-old Canadian won the Rogers Cup on Sunday in front of the home crowd, continuing a season as woozy as it is dominant....
23:17, 2019-08-12

The Serena Williams moment that inspired Coco Gauff to play tennis Coco Gauff, who made history last week as the youngest-ever qualifier for Wimbledon at 15 years and 122 days old, upset Venus Williams in her opening match on Monday. However, before she was taking down titans more than twice her age, her tennis journey was inspired by Venus’ sister Serena. “I think...
18:34, 2019-07-03

Opinion: Serena Williams sees a lot of herself in emerging star Bianca Andreescu The 19-year-old Canadian has a powerful game that could make her the world's best one day, but also the presence and confidence to be a superstar.       ...
05:34, 2019-09-08

It’s Finally Happening: Serena Williams to Face Off Against Maria Sharapova at US Open for 1st Time Serena Williams has met, and defeated, rival Maria Sharapova at many a tennis tournament—Wimbledon, the Australian and French Opens—but she’s never gotten the chance to face off against Sharapova at the U.S. Open in New York. That’s all about to change....
21:17, 2019-08-23

Amid Suggestions That She ‘Focus on Tennis,’ Serena Williams Says She’ll Fight for Equality to the Grave “The day I stop fighting for equality and for people that look like you and me will be the day I’m in my grave,” said Serena Williams, at a press conference following Saturday’s loss in the Wimbledon finals. The statement was made after a female reporter referenced previously published opinions that...
01:34, 2019-07-15

Serena Williams destroys Wang Qiang in 44 minutes, 6-1, 6-0 to reach US Open semifinals Serena Williams' game was untouchable as she advanced to the US Open semifinals by obliterating Wang Qiang in straight sets.       ...
05:51, 2019-09-04

Serena Williams puts up troublesome numbers in Wimbledon loss against Simona Halep Serena Williams won just four games in her Wimbledon finals loss to Simona Halep on Saturday and had 26 unforced errors to Halep's three.       ...
03:17, 2019-07-14

It’s Finally Happening: Serena Williams to Face Off Against Maria Sharapova at the US Open for the 1st Time Serena Williams has met, and defeated, rival Maria Sharapova at many a tennis tournament—Wimbledon, the Australian and French opens—but she’s never gotten the chance to face off against Sharapova at the U.S. Open in New York. That’s all about to change....
06:51, 2019-08-23

Serena Williams defeats Naomi Osaka in rematch of controversial US Open final Serena Williams progressed to the semifinals of the Rogers Cup on Friday by defeating Naomi Osaka 6-3 6-4, the first time the pair had met since the infamous US Open final in September of last year....
20:51, 2019-08-10

Serena Williams bests Naomi Osaka in Rogers Cup rematch of US Open final Williams reaches Rogers Cup semi-finals with win over OsakaAndreescu is first Canadian semi-finalist at event since 1979Serena Williams advanced to the Rogers Cup semi-finals Friday night, beating soon-to-be-top-ranked Naomi Osaka of Japan 6-3, 6-4 at breezy at York University.Playing her first even...
06:51, 2019-08-10

US Open: How teen Caty McNally pushed Serena Williams to the brink of an upset Caty McNally channeled her favorite player, Roger Federer. She served and volleyed. She sliced. She mixed it up, keeping Serena Williams off-balance.       ...
17:34, 2019-08-29

In U.S. Open final, Bianca Andreescu beats Serena Williams, and history, and the crowd Williams was denied her a record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles title by the 19-year-old, who became the first U.S. Open debutante to win the tournament in the Open era....
01:34, 2019-09-08

Serena Williams rolls ankle, still advances to US Open quarterfinals over Petra Martic Serena Williams received medical treatment Sunday during her fourth-round match, but will make her 16th appearance in the U.S. Open quarterfinals.       ...
00:34, 2019-09-02

US Open: Serena Williams Routs Maria Sharapova, Novak Djokovic Cruises Serena Williams needed only 59 minutes to rout her Russian rival, improving to 20-2 all-time against Sharapova with her 19th consecutive victory in the rivalry....
17:00, 2019-08-27

US Open 2019: Serena Williams makes quick work of Maria Sharapova The hype to the match lasted longer than the match itself. Serena Williams defeated Maria Sharapova, 6-1, 6-1, in their much-ballyhooed first-round matchup at the 2019 US Open at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Queens. Williams, the No. 8 seed, avoided controversy during her dispatch of Sharapova, which took...
03:17, 2019-08-27

Serena Williams survives injury scare to breeze past Petra Martic No 8 seed overcomes rolled ankle in straight-sets win over CroatWilliams, 37, advances to face China’s Qiang Wang in last eightSerena Williams eased through a potentially tricky US Open fourth-round meeting with Petra Martic with a 6-3, 6-4 win to remain on course for a record-tying 24th major champ...
03:51, 2019-09-02

Serena Williams' Birthday Tribute to Daughter Olympia Will Make Your Heart Swell She's arguably one of the best tennis players in history, but all those trophies don't bring Serena Williams the same joy as motherhood. In honor of daughter Alexis Olympia......
03:00, 2019-09-02

Roger Federer dragged deeper into Serena Williams’ French Open debacle If you think Serena Williams can be a bit of a diva — this goes a long way to explaining why. The panelists on “The View” have given insight into how fans believe the world’s best female tennis player should be treated in a defense of her French Open press conference furor. Williams was ...
18:51, 2019-06-04

Serena Williams v Elina Svitolina: US Open women's semi-final – live! Email Beau with your thoughts or tweet @duresportNadal flexes muscles to remain on course for fourth title 1.31am BST Williams picks apart Svitolina on the first point and has her on the ropes on the second, but Svitolina comes back with a couple of terrific shots -- one in the corner, one drop shot...
02:34, 2019-09-06

Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu to face Serena Williams in Toronto final Andreescu becomes first home country finalist in 50 yearsSerena Williams sees off Czech qualifier Marie BouzkovaBianca Andreescu beat American Sofia Kenin 6-4 7-6(5) at the Rogers Cup on Saturday to become the first Canadian woman to reach the championship match of the tournament since 1969.Andreesc...
04:34, 2019-08-11

Serena Williams fights off teenager Caty McNally to advance to US Open 3rd round Serena Williams won her first US Open title in 1999 and had reached her second final in New York in 2001 -- both coming before Caty McNally was born....
09:00, 2019-08-29

Andreescu and Nadal win Rogers Cup titles as tearful Serena Williams retires hurt 19-year-old Bianca Andreescu takes Rogers Cup titleInjury worry for Williams with US Open just two weeks awayRafael Nadal beats Daniil Medvedev in straight setsBianca Andreescu delivered Canada a home champion at the Rogers Cup in Toronto but her victory did not come in the way she may have hoped. I...
01:00, 2019-08-12

Serena Williams pushed to edge by American teen Caty McNally at US Open Six-time US Open champion rallies to win 5-7, 6-3, 6-1No 3 Pliskova turns on the power to beat BolkvadzeFederer sees off chuntering Dzumhur in second roundAfter the endless hype and anticipation of Serena Williams’ all-superstar first-round grudge match with Maria Sharapova, in the end it was a mere...
08:34, 2019-08-29

US Open: Serena Williams survives upstart American Caty McNally in three sets Serena Williams advances to the round of 32 by holding off a 17-year-old who wasn't born when Williams won her first US Open, in 1999.        ...
08:00, 2019-08-29

Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka react after crashing out of French Open – video Serena Williams says she is surprised to have been knocked out of the French Open in the third round. The three-times champion and winner of 23 grand slams was beaten 6-2, 7-5, by 20-year-old compatriot Sofia Kenin, who is ranked 35th in the world.Meanwhile, Naomi Osaka also crashed out of the tourn...
03:00, 2019-06-02

American Sofia Kenin, 20, shocks Serena Williams in third round of French Open Serena Williams lost in stunning fashion Saturday in the third round of the French Open against 20-year-old American Sofia Kenin, falling in straight sets, 6-2, 7-5.        ...
03:34, 2019-06-02

Serena Williams And Maria Sharapova Will Toss The Beef Back On The Grill At The U.S. Open Will the first-round U.S. Open meeting between Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova be a good match in terms of play quality? Probably not. Does it promise rich entertainment value anyway? Hell yes....
21:51, 2019-08-22

Father Time and a crop of young talent are finally catching up with Serena Williams Serena Williams is seeking her 24th career Grand Slam title. But after losing at the French Open, has Father Time finally caught up to her?        ...
00:34, 2019-06-02

Serena Williams wins 19th straight over Maria Sharapova in US Open laugher Williams wins 6-1, 6-1 over Sharapova in 59 minutesDjokovic opens title defense with straight-set victorySo much has changed since the last time Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova stared each other down from across the net, fists pumped and teeth bared as growls vibrated from their throats. After f...
09:00, 2019-08-27

Serena Williams steps up to dispatch Kurumi Nara in French Open second round Serena Williams produced a much more convincing display than in the first round to defeat Japanese qualifier Kurumi Nara 6-3 6-2 at the French Open on Thursday....
21:34, 2019-05-30

Serena Williams, chair umpire Carlos Ramos to be kept apart at this year's U.S. Open After last year's contentious U.S. Open final, chair umpire Carlos Ramos won't work any matches involving either Serena or Venus Williams this year.        ...
23:51, 2019-08-22

U.S. Open tennis: Serena Williams, Roger Federer reach fourth round Serena Williams and Roger Federer each moved into the 2019 U.S. Open's round of 16 with victories Friday at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing, N.Y....
05:17, 2019-08-31

Serena Williams draws former world No. 1 Maria Sharapova in U.S. Open's first round Serena Williams, No. 8 in WTA rankings, drew 87th-ranked Maria Sharapova in a blockbuster U.S. Open match slated for Monday at Rolling Meadows        ...
23:51, 2019-08-22

Serena Williams blows away Wang Qiang to move into US Open semi-finals No 8 seed takes just 44 minutes in 6-1, 6-0 winVictory is American’s 100th win at Flushing MeadowsSerena Williams claimed her 100th win at the US Open in style, dismantling her quarter-final opponent Wang Qiang 6-1, 6-0 in a blistering 44-minute performance that ended any questions over a twisted an...
02:51, 2019-09-04

Reunited? Meghan Markle Expected to Attend Wimbledon to Support Serena Williams What would we do without our besties? In my case, I’m not sure I would’ve gotten through the first half of the Democratic debates on Wednesday night without text-heckling half of the candidates with my BFF from our respective living rooms, but my criteria for eternal friendship is likely a mite lowe...
18:34, 2019-06-27

Serena Williams faces some hard truths after falling short again in a Grand Slam At 37, the mother of a 2-year-old faces biological factors — in addition to young stars on the rise hungry for some of what she has already achieved....
05:00, 2019-09-08

US Open 2019: Barty exits, Konta comeback win, Serena Williams through – as it happened Roger Federer and Serena Williams both made easy progress to the quarter-finals on the day Johanna Konta staged a fightback to get through 9.09pm BST And that’s that from our live blog today. There will be a report to follow on Serena’s win. Thanks for reading. 9.08pm BST Serena admits she was a li...
04:17, 2019-09-02

US Open: A year after shocking outburst, how will Serena Williams deal with chair umpire? Carlos Ramos won't be the chair umpire for Saturday's US Open final, but the spotlight will be on the hot seat. So how do the judges get there?       ...
22:34, 2019-09-07

Angelique Kerber’s title defence ends but Serena Williams rallies to victory • Defending champion loses 2-6, 6-2, 6-1 to Lauren Davis• Serena Williams wins 2-6, 6-2, 6-4 against Kaja JuvanIt is well over two decades since any woman other than Serena Williams and Venus Williams successfully defended the women’s title at Wimbledon. Angelique Kerber, who won here in such style ...
02:17, 2019-07-05

Wimbledon 2019: Serena Williams says Andy Murray partnership will take her game to next level Serena Williams believes she can learn from Andy Murray when the former world No1s team up this evening in what is probably the most anticipated mixed doubles match in history....
15:17, 2019-07-05

Wimbledon 2019: Serena Williams and Simona Halep surge into final – as it happened Williams stands one win away from a record-equalling 24th grand slam title after powering past Barbora Strycova 6-1, 6-2, while Halep reached her first Wimbledon final with a 6-1, 6-3 victory over Elina Svitolina 4.54pm BST Right it’s time to call time on today’s blog, somewhat earlier than expected...
18:17, 2019-07-11

Serena Williams beats Barbora Strycova to reach Wimbledon singles final • Williams beats Strycova 6-1, 6-2• American will face Simona Halep in finalPlaying tennis significantly better than in her nervous quarter-final, the old Serena Williams reappeared for her public on Thursday to beat the slightly less old Barbora Strycova in straight sets and reserve a place in her ...
18:17, 2019-07-11

Watch: Serena Williams dominates, Naomi Osaka survives at French Open Serena Williams easily advanced into the third round, while top-ranked Naomi Osaka escaped another upset loss at the 2019 French Open on Thursday in Paris....
18:34, 2019-05-30

Serena Williams overwhelms Elina Svitolina to reach 10th US Open final Williams moves within one victory of record-tying 24th major American equals Chris Evert with most US Open wins in historyCanadian teenager Andreescu awaits in Saturday’s finalA spectacular sunset settled over Manhattan as Serena Williams, reluctant to embrace the evening of her own glowing career, ...
08:00, 2019-09-06

Serena Williams wrote to Naomi Osaka to 'find peace' after US Open final American says she sought therapy after backlash from matchWilliams is into Wimbledon semi-final after win on TuesdaySerena Williams says she sent an apology to Naomi Osaka for her behavior in last year’s US Open final. Osaka, who was 20 at the time, won her first grand slam title against Williams bu...
21:17, 2019-07-09

Serena Williams loses 24th Grand Slam title to Simona Halep Williams started stronger in the second set as the pair traded holds until it was 2-2, but Halep broke her in the fifth game and never looked back -- reeling off the next three games to seal the victory after just 56 minutes of play....
19:51, 2019-07-13

Wimbledon 2019: Barty v Dart, Serena Williams v Görges, Murray and more – live! Updates from Saturday’s third-round action at SW19Gauff keeps Wimbledon dream alive with comebackGet in touch! Email Jacob or tweet @JacobSteinberg 2.04pm BST Elise Mertens, the 21st seed, has knocked out China’s Wang Qiang, the 15th seed. The Belgian triumphed 6-2, 6-7 (9), 6-4. On Court 1, meanwhi...
15:17, 2019-07-06

US Open: Bianca Andreescu becomes first Canadian to win Grand Slam, denies Serena Williams The 19-year-old Bianca Andreescu used powerful groundstrokes and attacked Serena Williams' serve in a 6-3, 7-5 victory.        ...
04:00, 2019-09-08

Andy Murray and Serena Williams race to winning start at mixed doubles • Former singles champions beat Mies & Guarachi 6-4, 6-1• Murray and Pierre-Hugues Herbert lost in men’s doublesSerena Williams and Andy Murray are not ready for the exhibition tour just yet, but their smiles and laughter lent Centre Court an old-fashioned carnival atmosphere on Saturday evening as ...
01:00, 2019-07-07

Opinion: Serena Williams will never stop equality fight. Billie Jean King would have it no other way Serena Williams told a reporter she would never stop equality fight. Billie Jean King later tweeted her continuing support for Serena and that fight.        ...
23:17, 2019-07-13

Bianca Andreescu defeats Serena Williams in US Open final for first major title For the second year in a row, Serena Williams' quest for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles title was denied in the U.S. Open final by a much younger opponent. ...
09:34, 2019-09-08

Serena Williams battles past Alison Riske into Wimbledon semi-finals Williams won 6–4, 4–6, 6–3 in just over two hoursUnseeded Riske pushes 23-time slam champion to the limitSerena Williams battled into the Wimbledon semi-finals with a hard-fought three-set win over fellow Amercian Alison Riske.Williams, the 23-times Grand Slam champion, won 6–4, 4–6, 6–3 in two hour...
16:51, 2019-07-09

French Open: Uncertainty Over Serena Williams Fitness, Naomi Osaka Form Serena Williams heads into this year's French Open with questions surrounding her fitness while Naomi Osaka needs to rediscover her best form to solidify her position at the top of the women's game....
21:51, 2019-05-23

Duchess Meghan turns up at U.S. Open to watch pal Serena Williams try to make history Serena Williams sought to make history and her loyal friend Duchess Meghan of Sussex was at the U.S. Open to watch.        ...
02:34, 2019-09-08

Serena Williams withstands surge from Alison Riske to reach Wimbledon semifinals Serena Williams withstood a late surge from American Alison Riske in the Wimbledon quarterfinals on Tuesday but held on for the 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 win.       ...
18:34, 2019-07-09

Bianca Andreescu beats Serena Williams to win her first US Open and grand slam title Canada has its first grand slam singles winner in tennis, as Bianca Andreescu beat Serena Williams in Saturday's US Open final. Williams has now lost her last four grand slam finals, meaning she remains one major shy of the all-time record....
14:00, 2019-09-08

Bianca Andreescu beats Serena Williams in US Open women's final – as it happened Canadian teenager steamrolls to 6-3, 7-5 win for titleWilliams falls short in bid for record-tying 24th major 11.49pm BST That’s all for today. Thanks as always for following along with us and be sure to read Kevin Mitchell’s full match report here. Related: Bianca Andreescu stuns Serena Williams to...
04:00, 2019-09-08

Simona Halep stuns Serena Williams to win first Wimbledon title – video report Simona Halep played a near-flawless final on Saturday to become the first Romanian to win a Wimbledon singles title. Her 6-2, 6-2 win wrecked Serena Williams’ latest bid for a record-equalling 24th grand slam title Continue reading......
20:34, 2019-07-13

Serena Williams v Simona Halep – Wimbledon women's singles final – live! Follow all the action from Centre Court, 2pm BST startFederer and Nadal serve up a contest for the agesEmail Katy with all your thoughts; tweet @KatyMurrells 1.41pm BST Tale of the tape.Williams - Halep 1.38pm BST “What Williams and Halep both share is a lingering fight with their emotions. Until Ha...
14:51, 2019-07-13

Serena Williams has title in reach but Elina Svitolina will apply pressure test American’s US Open rout of Wang Qiang was a reminder of her powers but she has faltered at the last in recent majorsBy the end of Serena Williams’ 44-minute 6-1, 6-0 obliteration of China’s Wang Qiang on Tuesday night she seemed unplayable. Wang was competing in her first career grand slam quarter-f...
04:00, 2019-09-05

Watch: Serena Williams wins, sets up USA quarterfinal clash with Alison Riske at Wimbledon Serena Williams beat Carla Suarez Navarro in straight sets Monday, setting up a quarterfinal clash against fellow American Alison Riske at Wimbledon....
17:34, 2019-07-08

Chair umpire Carlos Ramos will not work US Open matches that have Serena or Venus Williams Carlos Ramos will not serve as chair umpire for any Serena Williams or Venus Williams matches at the 2019 US Open, a United States Tennis Association spokesman told CNN on Wednesday....
22:51, 2019-08-22

Strong Wimbledon showing for Serena Williams: wins in singles, mixed-doubles play if Williams is going to win an eighth singles championship at Wimbledon, and a record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles title overall, she will want more performances like the one she gave against Goerges....
23:34, 2019-07-06

US Open: Roger Federer, Serena Williams pictures of consistency during Sunday's showcase Roger Federer and Serena Williams are the tennis equivalent of the Empire State Building, towering landmarks who stand above all others.       ...
12:51, 2019-09-02

As Part of a $3 Million Investment, Serena Williams Adds Her Power to the Fight Against Maternal Mortality What does it mean when the most recognizable female athlete in the world can’t get the attention she needs when suffering complications after giving birth? For Serena Williams, it meant becoming intimately familiar with the crisis currently facing so many black expectant mothers—the threat of a life...
23:51, 2019-07-18

Serena Williams continues pursuit of 24th major singles title in Wimbledon semifinals Williams will play Barbora Strycova in her 12th career Wimbledon semifinal after former French Open champ Simona Halep and Elina Svitolina kick things off Thursday....
12:34, 2019-07-11

French Open: Naomi Osaka Survives; Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams Stroll Naomi Osaka held her nerve, despite squandering two match points late in the deciding set, to secure a clash against Katerina Siniakova of the Czech Republic....
22:51, 2019-05-30

Meghan Markle Cheers on Serena Williams at Wimbledon in First Solo Outing Since Giving Birth Meghan Markle was all smiles as she cheered on her longtime friend Serena Williams at the 2019 Wimbledon Championships on Thursday in what marked the first solo outing for the Duchess of Sussex......
20:51, 2019-07-04

US Open: Time, TV, how to watch women's final between Serena Williams and Bianca Andreescu Serena Williams will be seeking her record-tying 24th Grand Slam title while Bianca Andreescu will try to win her first at age 19.        ...
16:00, 2019-09-07

US Open prepares for royalty as Meghan Markle expected to watch Serena Williams in final Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, is expected to watch her friend Serena Williams play for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam in Saturday's championship.        ...
16:00, 2019-09-07

Who is Bianca Andreescu? Meet Serena Williams' 19-year-old US Open final opponent Bianca Andreescu, a 19-year-old Canadian, will stand opposite Serena Williams during the US Open singles final on Saturday.        ...
16:00, 2019-09-07

Serena Williams loses in French Open’s 3rd round, her earliest exit at a major since 2014 PARIS (AP) — Serena Williams loses in French Open’s 3rd round, her earliest exit at a major since 2014. The post Serena Williams loses in French Open’s 3rd round, her earliest exit at a major since 2014 appeared first on LEX18.com....
22:34, 2019-06-01

Meet Sofia Kenin, the 20-year-old American who upset Serena Williams at the French Open Here are a few things to know about Sofia Kenin, the woman who knocked Serena Williams out of the French Open in Saturday's third round.        ...
00:34, 2019-06-02

Serena Williams wore a custom Virgil Abloh outfit during her first round French Open win Photo by Tim Clayton/Corbis via Getty Images Serena Williams won her first round French Open match on Monday. But the main talking point after her three sets win was not how she bounced back from a disastrous first set, but what she wore while she played. Williams wore a Virgil Abloh outfit that wa...
01:51, 2019-05-28

Serena Williams Makes History as 1st Athlete to Make Forbes' Self-Made Women List Serena Williams continues to make history! The tennis champion has become the first-ever athlete to make Forbes' list of America's Richest Self-Made Women, which ranks the most......
23:17, 2019-06-04

Canadian teen Andreescu wins Toronto title after tearful Serena Williams retires 19-year-old Bianca Andreescu takes Rogers Cup titleWorry for Williams with US Open just two weeks awayAmerican forced out of final with back injury while trailing 3-1Bianca Andreescu delivered Canada a home champion at the Rogers Cup in Toronto but her victory did not come in the way she may have ho...
22:00, 2019-08-11

US Open: With Naomi Osaka out, Serena Williams' road to Grand Slam No. 24 gets easier Serena Williams will play Wang Qiang in the quarterfinals Tuesday. The highest-ranked remaining player in the draw is No. 5 seed Elina Svitolina.       ...
03:00, 2019-09-03

U.S. Open: Top three reasons Serena Williams will win, lose in tennis' final major of year Serena Williams returns to Flushing Meadows a year after her controversial loss during which she argued with a chair umpire, costing her the title.        ...
19:51, 2019-08-26

Playing ‘the best match of my life,’ Simona Halep dominates Serena Williams for Wimbledon title Halep was brilliant and Williams struggled as the seventh-seeded Romanian needed just 56 minutes to claim her first Wimbledon title and second Grand Slam crown....
04:17, 2019-07-14

Serena Williams Calls Meghan Markle a "Great Friend" After She Supports Her at Wimbledon Final Serena Williams praised Meghan Markle is a "great friend" after the Duchess of Sussex came to support her on Saturday at the 2019 Wimbledon women's singles final, which she......
01:00, 2019-07-14

Serena Williams is going to wait to give Meghan Markle parenting advice: 'get through the first 3 months and then we can talk' Samir Hussein/ WireImage/ Getty Images, Stefani Keenan, Getty Images. Serena Williams will wait before offering her "words of wisdom" to Meghan Markle about parenting. She said it is "so difficult to just be" with a newborn, so she will wait until he is three or four months old. "I never pass on wo...
20:00, 2019-07-02

US Open: Serena Williams delivers powerful punch, in classic form against Maria Sharapova In Serena Williams' return to Flushing Meadows, where her 2018 season ended in controversy, she shows no sign of the back spasms that have slowed her.       ...
07:00, 2019-08-27

Wimbledon final: Serena Williams loses to Simona Halep of Romania in straight sets WIMBLEDON, England — Clutching her trophy 20 minutes after becoming Wimbledon’s champion, Simona Halep checked out the board inside Centre Court that lists tournament winners. Below all of the mentions of Serena Williams, her opponent in Saturday’s final, there already was inscribed: ...
20:51, 2019-07-13

Serena Williams moved past U.S. Open controversy after therapy and an apology to Naomi Osaka Williams, 37, writes in a first-person essay in Harper's Bazaar that she reached out to Naomi Osaka, who won the U.S. Open final after Williams was penalized for arguing with a chair umpire....
21:17, 2019-07-09

Analysis: Serena Williams' service game will be deciding factor in US Open semifinal Elina Svitolina will have to focus on countering Serena Williams' most powerful weapon - her serve - to have a chance to advance to the US Open final.        ...
01:34, 2019-09-05

Good Husband Alexis Ohanian Trolls Maria Sharapova With D.A.R.E. Shirt After Serena Williams's 6-1, 6-1 Win As Serena Williams easily drubbed Maria Sharapova in their first-round U.S. Open match last night, she got to be magnanimous in victory, applauding one of Sharapova’s few winners in the second set and then telling the on-court interviewer post-match that facing Sharapova was an “incredibly tough dr...
22:34, 2019-08-27

Serena Williams Is the First Athlete to Make Forbes’ List of the World’s Richest Self-Made Women—By Investing in Herself She’s got 23 Grand Slam titles, and, according to Forbes, an estimated fortune of $225 million ($29 million in the past year alone, the highest annual income of her career)—and she didn’t make most of it on the court. Serena Williams is the first athlete to make it onto the magazine’s annual list of...
02:34, 2019-06-05

Serena Williams debuts zebra-striped outfit in bold fashion statement at French Open One year after her French Open catsuit stirred up controversy, Serena Williams was back at Rowland Garros Monday making another bold fashion statement.        ...
21:00, 2019-05-27

Serena Williams faces Simona Halep in Wimbledon final chasing 24th Grand Slam Serena Williams faces "pressure times 100" when she plays Simona Halep in the Wimbledon final seeking a 24th Grand Slam singles title, her coach says....
15:00, 2019-07-13

Andy Murray and Serena Williams begin Wimbledon mixed-doubles campaign with dominant victory Wimbledon's new power couple showed they mean business as Andy Murray and Serena Williams got their eagerly-awaited mixed-doubles pairing off to a flying start....
23:00, 2019-07-06

Serena Williams continues quest for eighth Wimbledon title after brushing aside Carla Suarez Navarro Serena Williams is on the road to winning her eighth Wimbledon title after a comfortable victory over Carla Suarez Navarro to reach the quarter-finals....
17:51, 2019-07-08

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, cheers friend Serena Williams in US Open women's final Meghan Markle, who met Serena Williams at the 2010 Super Bowl, flew in to New York City on Friday and attended a yoga class before the US Open match.        ...
01:34, 2019-09-08

Serena Williams Eyes Chance at Making Tennis History After Trouncing Elina Svitolina at US Open Semifinals Serena Williams may be on her way to making history, as she heads into the final of the U.S. Open after easily defeating Elina Svitolina on Thursday in semifinals play....
14:34, 2019-09-06

Winning: Serena Williams Makes the Wimbledon Semifinals, Goes Unretouched for Harper’s Bazaar, and Gets Revealing on Naomi Osaka As I write this, Serena Williams is celebrating yet another win in her storied career: The 23-time Grand Slam champion advanced to the semifinals at Wimbledon for the twelfth time on Tuesday, defeating fellow American Alison Riske and proving that as a mom, mogul and living legend, Williams is still...
03:00, 2019-07-10

'The View' hosts jump to Serena Williams' defense, smash Roger Federer, amid latest controversy Panelists on “The View” weighed in Monday on the controversy surrounding tennis players Serena Williams and Dominic Thiem and one host took a jab at Roger Federer....
22:17, 2019-06-04

In her first match back at Arthur Ashe Stadium, Serena Williams dominates Maria Sharapova in US Open 1st round The last time Serena Williams had played at Arthur Ashe Stadium -- a dramatic loss to Naomi Osaka in the 2018 US Open final -- it led her to start seeing a therapist and kept her from wanting to pick up a tennis racket....
04:00, 2019-08-27

Serena Williams vs Bianca Andreescu live stream: how to watch US Open women's final 2019 online So here she is again - Serena Williams is back in the Arthur Ashe Stadium for her tenth(!) US Open women's final. And that means she's only two sets away from finally equalling Margaret Court’s record of tennis Grand Slam singles titles. Canadian Bianca Andreescu is the player to be...
21:00, 2019-09-07

Twins break MLB record with 268th HR of season The Twins hit six home runs Saturday night in Detroit against the Tigers to reach 268 on the season, breaking the MLB record for home runs in a single season....
04:51, 2019-09-01

Dodgers break NL record for homers in a season The Los Angeles Dodgers broke the National League record for home runs in a season thanks to Joc Pederson's pair of homers against the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday night....
11:51, 2019-09-05

MLB roundup: Dodgers break NL homer record Joc Pederson hit two more home runs Wednesday, and the Los Angeles Dodgers set a National League record for homers in a season during a 7-3 victory that gave them a three-game sweep over the visiting Colorado Rockies....
18:00, 2019-09-05

Serena Williams vs Bianca Vanessa Andreescu start time plus the rest of today's schedule at US Open 2019 We have two more finals today at the US Open, with Serena Williams and Bianca Vanessa Andreescu competing in the headline event this evening: The Women's Singles Final....
01:00, 2019-09-08

US Open 2019 tennis results LIVE: Roger Federer, Djokovic through, Serena Williams beats Maria Sharapova The US Open's opening day's much-anticipated clash was a one-sided affair as Serena Williams dismantled her old rival Maria Sharapova in straight sets....
16:34, 2019-08-27

Serena Williams ousts Strýcová, reaches Wimbledon final to inch closer to 24th Grand Slam Williams handily defeated unranked Barbora Strýcová of the Czech Republic in straight sets to advance to Wimbledon's final for a second year in a row.       ...
17:17, 2019-07-11

Twins break MLB record for home runs on road Already on pace to smash the MLB record for home runs in a season, the Twins broke the mark for homers on the road, going deep three times Thursday against the White Sox to lift their total to 141 away from home....
03:00, 2019-08-30

Did ‘Murder Mystery’ really just break a Netflix ratings record? After years of declining to get specific about numbers, Netflix is finally clueing the public in. The streaming behemoth wants you to know its new comedy caper “Murder Mystery” is a big hit. Netflix’s de facto PR Twitter account, @NetflixisaJoke, released a big “ADAM SANDLER ...
16:51, 2019-06-19

Healthy Woods will likely break my majors record-Nicklaus Jack Nicklaus reckons his record of 18 major championships will probably be broken by Tiger Woods as long as the former world number one stays healthy through the later stages of his career....
01:51, 2019-05-29

Gold Resumes Record Breaking Spree After A Day's Break Resuming its record run, gold prices hit an all-time high of Rs 39,970 per 10 grams in Delhi on Wednesday. The prices of yellow metal jumped Rs 300 on higher demand from jewellers. Gold's appeal as a......
16:00, 2019-08-28

Sports: Serena Chases a Grand Slam Record at Wimbledon This is the third Grand Slam final for Serena Williams since she gave birth to her daughter. She lost the first two — can she win Saturday at Wimbledon?...
22:17, 2019-07-12

Wimbledon schedule today: Saturday 13 July order of play with Serena Williams vs Simona Halep in women's final Serena Williams has found her form at the best possible time as she aims to win Wimbledon for an eighth time and seal a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title this afternoon....
12:34, 2019-07-13

Simona Halep wins Wimbledon title after cruising past Serena Williams in straight sets for maiden SW19 crown Simona Halep produced one of the finest performances of her career to take her first Wimbledon title and deny Serena Williams a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles triumph....
16:51, 2019-07-13

Ruthless USA break World Cup record as they hit 13 past hapless Thailand It was clear what kind of match this would be a few seconds before the whistle blew. The US put seven attacking players on the halfway line while just three defenders hung back with the goalkeeper. Once the game started, those seven US players sprinted past the Thailand midfield toward the goal. The...
23:51, 2019-06-11

This 170-Car Attempt To Break The Burnout World Record Might Be Thwarted Due To Paperwork Breaking a world record is an arduous way to achieve global recognition. It takes skill, dedication, organization and knowing who to call to witness your act of wonderment and confirm that, indeed, your beard of bees is the heaviest or your 300 skateboard kick-flips in a row are indeed the sickest....
18:51, 2019-08-22

The Longest Toilet Break? Belgian Man Sits For 5 Days In Bid For Record A Belgian man sat on a toilet for nearly five days this week in a bid to set a world record. Jimmy De Frenne, a 48-year old who is learning to be a bus driver, set himself a challenge of sitting for......
00:17, 2019-07-13

Samsung could soon break camera resolution record... with a mid-range phone The Galaxy A70 comes with a 32 + 8 + 5MP triple lens setupSamsung's mid-range smartphone lineup is larger and more diverse than ever, as the world's top mobile device vendor faces intensifying competition in key markets like India and China from Huawei, Xiaomi, and other fast-rising value-focused br...
16:34, 2019-05-23

This wasn’t how Pete Alonso wanted to break Mets record CHICAGO — For Pete’s sake, that is impressive. Needing only 77 games to break a franchise record that had stood for almost 36 years, Pete Alonso keeps churning out homers. Alonso swatted homer No. 27 on Sunday to break Darryl Strawberry’s team rookie record, but the Mets lost 5-3 to the Cubs at Wrig...
08:17, 2019-06-24

West Ham break club record with £45m purchase of Sébastien Haller • French striker joins from Eintracht Frankfurt on five-year deal• Haller’s transfer eclipses fee paid for Felipe Anderson last yearWest Ham have announced the signing of Sébastien Haller from Eintracht Frankfurt for a club-record fee that it is understood could rise to €50m (£45m).The 25-year-old s...
22:51, 2019-07-17

Andreescu shows next generation may have already ended Serena's reign - and chance of record "Twenty-four is just a number - and that record of Margaret Court\u0027s may never be broken. Focus, however, on the brilliance of a rising star, writes Carrie Dunn."...
05:00, 2019-09-08

Fitness key to Serena breaking slam record, says Billie Jean King She's on course to break the all-time grand slam record, but fitness could be the key to Serena Williams achieving that goal, according to tennis Billie Jean King....
11:17, 2019-07-02

Avengers: Endgame Beats Avatar to Break All-Time Box Office Record Avengers: Endgame has officially become the biggest movie of all time, Disney confirmed Sunday, ending the 10-year reign of James Cameron's Avatar atop the global box office....
08:17, 2019-07-23

Jet-car racer Jessi Combs dies trying to break land-speed record High-speed racer Jessi Combs has died in what was called a "horrific accident" while trying to break the land-speed record of 512 mph (823 kph). Combs was known as "the fastest woman on four wheels."...
11:34, 2019-08-29

The ‘Fastest Woman on Four Wheels’ dies in crash while attempting to break record Racer and TV personality died in a jet-operated car crash in Oregon. The world's "fastest woman on four wheels" died while trying to break her own record....
14:00, 2019-08-29

Henderson wins Meijer LPGA to break Canadian victory record GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Brooke Henderson won the Meijer LPGA Classic on Sunday to break the Canadian record for tour victories with nine. The 21-year-old Henderson led wire-to-wire for her second victory in three years at Blythefield Country Club, closing with a 2-under 70 in chilly conditions to...
00:51, 2019-06-17

Jessi Combs: race car driver dies while trying to break speed record Combs, 39, was attempting to become the fastest woman on Earth when she was killed while racing in OregonRace car driver Jessi Combs, the host of the television series All Girls Garage, was killed in a high-speed crash while trying to set a new land-speed record, her family said on Wednesday.Combs, ...
11:00, 2019-08-29

Jessi Combs: racing star dies while trying to break speed record Combs, 36, was attempting to become the fastest woman on Earth when she was killed while racing in OregonRace car driver Jessi Combs, the host of the television series All Girls Garage, was killed in a high-speed crash while trying to set a new land-speed record, her family said on Wednesday.Combs, ...
02:00, 2019-08-29

U.S. driver Jessi Combs killed in bid to break land-speed record Race car driver Jessi Combs, host of the television series "All Girls Garage," was killed in a high-speed crash while trying to set a new land-speed record, her family said on Wednesday....
23:00, 2019-08-28

Tiger Woods gives himself 10 years to break Jack Nicklaus’s 18 majors record • Woods reckons he has 40 majors left to top Nicklaus• Brooks Koepka miffed at perceived lack of respect from FoxTiger Woods has set himself a target of a decade more at the top level as he looks to overhaul the majors record of 18 held by Jack Nicklaus. After years of physical turmoil this may be r...
04:34, 2019-06-12

'I have dreamt of this': Serena Williams graces Wheaties box for first time in her career General Mills announced that Serena Williams would get her own Wheaties box for the first time in her prolific tennis career.        ...
16:34, 2019-06-28

Serena Williams ready for Wimbledon: 'I know how to play tennis' Serena Williams says her injured left knee is feeling better but she lacks match preparation as she chases 24th Grand Slam singles title.        ...
03:34, 2019-06-30

Wimbledon day 12: Simona Halep beats Serena Williams to win Wimbledon title – video highlights Simona Halep defeated Serena Williams in two straight sets to win her first Wimbledon title, while Colombia's Juan Sebastián Cabal and Robert Farah beat French pair Nicolas Mahut and Édouard Roger-Vasselin in a five-set thriller to win the Wimbledon men's doubles final.• Simona Halep stuns Serena Wi...
06:34, 2019-07-14

Watch: Over 200 tubers form a line in Canadian lake to break Guinness record Organizers of a Guinness World Record attempt in a Vancouver Island lake said more than 200 people floating in inflatable tubes formed the world's longest line....
20:00, 2019-07-22

Brighton break transfer record to sign Adam Webster from Bristol City Deal worth £25m takes defender to SeagullsGraham Potter: ‘He was very keen to join us’Brighton have strengthened their defence with the signing of Adam Webster from Bristol City.The terms of the deal were undisclosed but it is understood Brighton will pay what would be a club-record £25m fee for the...
16:34, 2019-08-03

Jeopardy! Champion James Holzhauer Lost Before He Could Break the Show’s Biggest Record James Holzhauer’s historic run on Jeopardy! has come to an end. The Jeopardy! champion, who gained national fame for winning through a specific money strategy, lost in the Final Jeopardy round in the latest episode of the quiz show, which aired Monday. Holzhauer set multiple records on Jeopard...
05:17, 2019-06-04

Williams' path to Grand Slam record blocked by teenager A clash of generations will decide the U.S. Open on Saturday with Serena Williams taking a fourth crack at Grand Slam history against teenager Bianca Andreescu, who was not even born when the American lifted her first Flushing Meadows trophy....
17:34, 2019-09-06

Braiding a Bond: Serena Williams Shares the Time-Honored Tradition of Braiding With Daughter Olympia It’s been years since we’ve seen Serena or Venus Williams rocking their once-ubiquitous braids and beads; memorably, long before #TeamNatural renewed respect for textured and traditional hairstyles, the Williams sisters were frequently derided for the cornrows and beads they sported on the court. As...
22:51, 2019-06-14

Serena Williams said she owed Naomi Osaka an apology after the US Open. Osaka's response brought her to tears Something was keeping Serena Williams from moving forward after her loss to Naomi Osaka in last year's US Open final. She believed she owed Osaka an apology, Williams revealed in an essay published Tuesday in Harper's BAZAAR....
20:51, 2019-07-09

After French Open drama, Dominic Thiem complains, says Serena Williams has 'bad personality' French Open officials moved Dominic Thiem to a smaller interview room to make way for Serena Williams on Saturday. He was not happy.        ...
22:17, 2019-06-03

Paris could break all-time heat record this week as scorching temps bake Europe Another record-smashing heat wave has overspread much of Europe, threatening all-time high temperatures in Paris, Brussels and Amsterdam.        ...
19:17, 2019-07-23

Mythbusters Host Jessi Combs Dies in Jet Car Crash After Attempting to Break Speed Record Jessi Combs, a professional driver and TV host known for her roles on Mythbusters, Break Room and Overhaulin’, was killed when her jet car crashed as she attempted to break a land speed record in the Oregon desert Tuesday. Combs, 39, was called “the fastest woman on four wheels.” S...
12:34, 2019-08-29

Disney is Re-Releasing Avengers: Endgame with New Footage in an Attempt to Break Avatar’s Box Office Record Walt Disney Co. will try to close the global box-office gap between its mega-blockbuster film “Avengers: Endgame” and James Cameron’s “Avatar” next weekend. The superhero sequel will reenter theaters with new footage that wasn’t included in the first release, Marv...
21:00, 2019-06-19

Watch: Pete Alonso sets Mets record for rookie homers before All-Star break New York Mets star Pete Alonso hit his 16th home run of the season against the Washington Nationals, setting the franchise mark for rookie bombs before the All-Star break....
17:17, 2019-05-22

Julia Louis-Dreyfus could break Emmy record she shares with Cloris Leachman in September Julia Louis-Dreyfus has a chance to make history at the Emmy Awards in September. The actress, who has won six Emmys already for her role as Selina Meyer on HBO's "Veep," secured another nomination for her portrayal of the character on Tuesday....
21:17, 2019-07-16

Wimbledon: Simona Halep's dominant win spoils Serena Williams' bid for 24th Grand Slam title Serena Williams’ bid for a 24th Grand Slam title was spoiled Saturday by No. 7 seed Simona Halep, who dominated Williams 6-2, 6-2 at Wimbledon.       ...
17:51, 2019-07-13

2019 Wimbledon odds, picks, best predictions: Tennis expert reveals picks for Serena Williams vs. Simona Halep Gavin Mair, who called Naomi Osaka winning the 2018 U.S. Open at 32-1, has locked in his picks for Williams vs. Halep in the Wimbledon women's final....
09:17, 2019-07-13

Serena Williams will wait until Royal baby is three months old to offer Duchess of Sussex 'words of wisdom' Serena Williams says she will wait until the Royal baby is at least three months old before offering her friend the Duchess of Sussex parenting advice....
15:51, 2019-07-02

Serena Williams vs Simona Halep live stream: how to watch Wimbledon 2019 ladies' final 2019 online from anywhere For many the greatest women’s player of all time, Serena Williams, is out to draw level with Margaret Court’s record of 24 Grand Slam titles as she faces Simona Halep today in the 2019 Wimbledon final. Making her first appearance on this stage, could Romanian star Halep stop Serena cre...
14:17, 2019-07-13

2019 Wimbledon odds, picks, predictions: Tennis expert reveals picks for Serena Williams vs. Simona Halep Gavin Mair, who called Naomi Osaka winning the 2018 U.S. Open at 32-1, has locked in his picks for Williams vs. Halep in the Wimbledon women's final....
21:00, 2019-07-12

Serena Williams vs Simona Halep: Wimbledon 2019 final start time, odds, TV channel, live stream, head to head Serena Williams has found her form at the best possible time as she aims to win Wimbledon for an eighth time and seal a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title....
00:17, 2019-07-13

Porsha Williams' Fiancé Dennis McKinley Sets the Record Straight on Affair Rumors Peach, please! Things seem to be heating up in Atlanta, and we're not talking about the June weather. On Monday, Real Housewives of Atlanta fans began to wonder what was going on......
03:34, 2019-06-04

Wendy Williams Sets the Record Straight on Joining The Real Housewives of New York City Is Wendy Williams headed to Bravo?! That's the question reality TV fans have been asking after rumors began to spread about the talk-show host possibly joining The Real Housewives of......
21:00, 2019-07-31

'Jeopardy!' star James Holzhauer wins again Friday, could break money record on Monday The professional sports gambler is just over $50,000 away from breaking Ken Jennings' record. With a dominant win, he could do it on Monday.        ...
15:17, 2019-06-01

Margaret Atwood: ‘She’s ahead of everyone in the room’ As excitement mounts for The Testaments, the sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale, we talk to publishers and fellow writers about the great novelistThe hoopla around the launch of Margaret Atwood’s The Testaments is more reminiscent of the unveiling of an iPhone or something Pokémon-related than that of a ...
03:51, 2019-09-02

Everything you need to know about Margaret Atwood's The Testaments London is gripped by The Handmaid's Tale sequel — and it isn't even out until Tuesday. From its dystopian vision to its Booker Prize odds, David Sexton breaks open the cloak of secrecy that makes The Testaments a must-read...
11:00, 2019-09-07

Getting ready for Margaret Atwood's new novel, 'The Testaments' It's the book launch event of the year: "The Testaments" hits bookshelves next week amid a near-total media embargo. But why is there such a hype behind Margaret Atwood's sequel to "The Handmaid's Tale"?...
18:00, 2019-09-06

Margaret Atwood returns us to Gilead in ‘The Testaments’ Margaret Atwood has written the year’s most anticipated novel, ‘The Testaments,’ the sequel to her classic ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ and a Booker Prize finalist...
01:34, 2019-09-05

Margaret Hamilton: ‘They worried that the men might rebel. They didn’t’ The trailblazing computer scientist talks about being in charge of the software for the 1969 Apollo moon landingComputer pioneer Margaret Hamilton was critical to landing astronauts on the moon for the first time on 20 July 1969 and returning them safely a few days later. The young Massachusetts Ins...
18:51, 2019-07-13

Margaret Atwood among 2019 Center for Fiction honorees Literary agent Lynn Nesbit and Margaret Atwood and some of the forces behind the Hulu adaptation of her novel “The Handmaid’s Tale” will be this year’s honorees at the Center for Fiction’s benefit and awards dinner to be held Dec. 10 in New York...
19:00, 2019-08-27

Margaret Atwood's new novel: A testament to the dangers of totalitarianism today Margaret Atwood's new novel, "The Testaments," takes readers back to the horrors of Gilead. But 34 years after "The Handmaid's Tale" was first published, is that world more fact than fiction today?...
01:00, 2019-09-12

Margaret Fulton Brought the World to the Australian Table It’s hard to overstate the cultural impact of the prolific Australian author, who propelled nearly an entire generation toward more open-minded cooking....
18:34, 2019-07-31

The Testaments by Margaret Atwood – read the exclusive first extract Set more than 15 years after The Handmaid’s Tale, Atwood’s Booker prize-shortlisted sequel revisits her dystopian republic Gilead Continue reading......
16:17, 2019-09-04

Fans Queue Up As Writer Margaret Atwood Unveils "The Testaments" Margaret Atwood released the much-anticipated sequel to her award-winning 1985 novel "The Handmaid's Tale" on Tuesday, with "The Testaments" set to become a similar smash....
11:34, 2019-09-10

Julian Wilson not fazed by shark scares at Margaret River Pro Surfers rushed onto waterskis after sightingFour-foot shark believed to be a juvenile Surfing star Julian Wilson has praised the new safety measures at the Margaret River Pro after being plucked from the water during a shark scare on Tuesday. The Australian was 13 minutes into his semi-final against...
12:17, 2019-06-04

The Testaments by Margaret Atwood review – hints of a happy ending Atwood’s angry, pacy sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale admits a ray of light into Gilead’s toxic worldThose of us lucky enough to read The Handmaid’s Tale back when it first appeared in 1985 will remember the shock of a novel that felt both claustrophobically precise and shatteringly prescient. The newl...
10:51, 2019-09-15

Margaret Hunter pleads guilty to misuse of campaign funds Margaret Hunter, the wife of Rep. Duncan Hunter, pleaded guilty in a San Diego court Thursday to conspiring to misuse campaign funds on personal expenses....
00:34, 2019-06-14

Margaret Atwood's Handmaid's Tale Sequel Is Coming to Hulu, But How? Been feeling like Offred (Elisabeth Moss) should have gotten out of Gilead by now? You're not alone. Even Handmaid's Tale author Margaret Atwood is feeling that struggle with the......
01:34, 2019-09-05

Let's try to come to terms with Gillian Anderson playing Margaret Thatcher on The Crown Few Hollywood performers have maintained a protective layer of imperturbable likability better, or for longer, than Gillian Anderson. To see Anderson pop up in something—Hannibal, American Gods, the revived X-Files—is to know that you’re going to see something interesting, if only because Anderson h...
22:34, 2019-09-07

The Handmaid’s Tale Was a Warning. Three Decades Later, Margaret Atwood Is Back With Another Margaret Atwood wants to know more about The Bachelorette. We’re chatting in her publisher’s office in Toronto when I mention the dating show where 30-some men vie for the affection of a single woman, all on camera. She has questions: “Why are they even participating in this?”...
06:51, 2019-09-04

Exclusive: Hulu and MGM Are Developing Margaret Atwood’s The Testaments for the Screen Hulu and MGM will develop Margaret Atwood’s new novel The Testaments for the screen, the partners told TIME exclusively. Bruce Miller, showrunner for the Emmy-winning television adaptation of The Handmaid’s Tale, is involved in discussions about how to best approach the new material. It&...
14:17, 2019-09-04

Salman Rushdie and Margaret Atwood Are in the Running for the Booker Prize (LONDON) — Booker Prize winners Salman Rushdie and Margaret Atwood are contenders again for the coveted fiction trophy. Rushdie, who won in 1981 for “Midnight’s Children,” makes the 13-book longlist for his latest novel, “Quichotte.” Atwood won in 2000 for “...
06:17, 2019-07-24

Margaret Atwood Fans Rejoice as Amazon Completely Screws Other Retailers Amazon, the biggest book vendor in the United States, recently started shipping preorders of Margaret Atwood’s book Testaments. The problem, notably, is that Atwood’s book is not supposed to launch until Tuesday, September 10. Amazon is violating the embargo that all sellers of the book have agreed ...
11:17, 2019-09-05

The Testaments by Margaret Atwood review – a dazzling follow-up to The Handmaid’s Tale Margaret Atwood is at her best in this Booker-shortlisted return, three decades on, to the patriarchal dystopia of GileadMargaret Atwood had a cameo in the television series based on her book The Handmaid’s Tale. She played an Aunt in a scene where a woman is ritually shamed by a group of handmaids ...
18:00, 2019-09-10

Margaret Atwood's 'The Testaments' launches in London with handmaids and Pearl Girls Women wearing long silvery dresses and others in red capes and white bonnets set the atmosphere at a bookstore in London for the launch of "The Testaments," Margaret Atwood's long-awaited sequel to "The Handmaid's Tale."...
20:17, 2019-09-11

'She's a prophet': handmaids gather for Margaret Atwood's midnight launch of The Testaments With cocktails and craftivism, fans and authors including Neil Gaiman and Jeanette Winterson countdown release of sequelThe last time bookshops saw this much action at midnight on a weekday, a certain boy wizard was on the shelves.“There’s not another Potter out?” a passing man asks the growing queu...
07:34, 2019-09-10

Gillian Anderson Joins The Crown as Margaret Thatcher: Meet the New Cast It's official: Gillian Anderson will play Margaret Thatcher on the upcoming fourth season of The Crown, which is currently in production. The news comes eight months after it was......
11:00, 2019-09-08

Margaret Atwood's The Testaments' anti-science world is a grim warning Thirty four years after The Handmaid’s Tale and a hit TV show later, Margaret Atwood’s intriguing sequel, The Testaments, highlights the power of narrative...
09:00, 2019-09-11

Amazon Accidentally Released Margaret Atwood’s Top-Secret ‘Handmaid’s’ Sequel The company says a “technical error” is responsible for a “small number” of copies of “The Testaments” going out early. Independent booksellers are angry....
22:00, 2019-09-06

Audible Shows by Margaret Trudeau and Diana Nyad Coming to New York Mrs. Trudeau, the former first lady of Canada, and Ms. Nyad, the endurance swimmer, will perform in three-night limited engagements at the Minetta Lane Theater this fall....
12:00, 2019-08-12

Google used 107,000 solar panels to create a portrait of Apollo 11 pioneer Margaret Hamilton In celebration of the 50th anniversary of NASA’s historic moon landing mission, Google built a massive portrait of Apollo 11 software lead Margaret Hamilton using only solar panels and the reflection of the moon. The impressive art installation, which was set up in the Ivanpah Solar Facility in the ...
00:34, 2019-07-20

Pete Davidson and Margaret Qualley Spotted Together in Italy Amid Dating Rumors Spotted! Hot on the heels of a report claiming Pete Davidson is dating Once Upon a Time in Hollywood actress Margaret Qualley, the possible pair was seen arriving to Venice's Marco......
01:17, 2019-08-30

Pete Davidson Enjoys a Fun Night Out With Margaret Qualley Amid Dating Rumors Pete Davidson is having some fun while in Italy. After recently sparking romance rumors with actress Margaret Qualley, the Saturday Night Live comedian was spotted hanging out with the......
04:51, 2019-09-02

High-yield junk market still attractive: top bond manager Margaret Patel The gains in high-yield junk bonds are not over, thanks to the Federal Reserve's supportive stance on monetary policy, Margaret Patel, one of the mutual-fund industry's longest tenured and most......
23:51, 2019-06-11

Amazon Says Early Release of Margaret Atwood’s Top-Secret ‘Handmaid’s’ Sequel Was an Accident The company says a “technical error” is responsible for a “small number” of copies of “The Testaments” going out early. Independent booksellers are angry....
05:34, 2019-09-06

Margaret Atwood’s new work is full of feminist hope. But don’t dumb it down | Natasha Walter The Testaments gives a vivid portrait of female resistance. But we should beware seeing women as merely angels or victimsIn these dark and difficult political times, I often find myself craving clarity, looking for explanations and reassurances – and rarely, if ever, finding what I seek. When I got ...
12:00, 2019-09-11

Margaret Atwood, Salman Rushdie make Man Booker Prize short list Novels by Margaret Atwood, Lucy Ellmann, Bernardine Evaristo, Chigozie Obioma, Salman Rushdie and Elif Shafak have been shortlisted for the 2019 Booker Prize for Fiction....
21:17, 2019-09-03

Main French Open courts to be lit in 2020 "The four main courts at the French Open will be lit from next year, meaning the top matches will not be interrupted by bad light, organisers said on Sunday."...
16:51, 2019-06-09

| Trump courts May's would-be successors on UK state visit US President Donald Trump has courted candidates to replace Prime Minister Theresa May during his state visit to Britain, calling Boris Johnson and setting up talks with one of his main rivals, British political sources say....
21:17, 2019-06-04

Algorithms Should’ve Made Courts More Fair. What Went Wrong? A 2011 Kentucky law requires judges to consult an algorithm when deciding whether defendants must post cash bail. More whites were allowed to go home, but not blacks....
13:34, 2019-09-05

Supreme Court: Federal courts have no say in gerrymandering On its final day before recessing for the summer, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Thursday states have the power to draw their districts as they see fit, and that federal courts have no say in the matter....
20:51, 2019-06-27

For Donald Trump, Courts Are Another 2020 Battleground Donald Trump’s decision to release a shortlist of potential Supreme Court nominees in the 2016 election for a seat held open by Senate Republicans helped persuade many conservatives to support his campaign. As he heads into re-election, he is again seeking to turn federal courts into a hot top...
00:34, 2019-07-10

As Duterte Courts China, U.S. Says Don’t Forget Your Old Friend American officials met with their Philippine counterparts to discuss shared concerns like Islamist militants and China’s aggression on the high seas....
13:00, 2019-07-16

Why clay courts mold top tennis players The courts at Roland Garros aren’t just a pretty canvas; many players and coaches believe the surface demands a more fit, well-rounded and strategic player....
20:51, 2019-06-04

Ransom hackers hit Georgia courts after cities pay $1M Hackers behind a series of repeating cyberattacks in a number of U.S. cities -- holding hostage computer systems for hundreds of thousands of dollars -- are keeping up the assault after at least two have paid them off....
18:51, 2019-07-08

Georgia courts (mostly) shrug off ransomware attack Enlarge / The latest victim of an apparent wave of Ryuk ransomware has managed to fend off paying attackers, but not everyone is getting away unscathed. (credit: Getty Images) A spokesman for Georgia's Administrative Office of the Courts has confirmed that the AOC's information technology team dis...
02:34, 2019-07-03

Algorithms should have made courts more fair. What went wrong? Enlarge / The courts have become another frontline in the battle against climate change. (credit: Patrick Feller / Flickr) Kentucky lawmakers thought requiring that judges consult an algorithm when deciding whether to hold a defendant in jail before trial would make the state’s justice system chea...
11:34, 2019-09-09

Judge halts immigration arrests at Massachusetts courts BOSTON (AP) — A judge has barred federal authorities from arresting people at Massachusetts courthouses for civil immigration violations while a lawsuit challenging the practice plays out. U.S. District Judge Indira Talwani issued the decision Thursday in the lawsuit brought against U.S. Immigration...
22:34, 2019-06-20

The Stresses of Playing on the French Open‘s Clay Courts European red clay courts demand peak physical conditioning, the dexterity to slide across the baseline and the perseverance to sustain 30-stroke points....
06:17, 2019-05-24

Johnson courts Merkel after EU snubs backstop alternatives Boris Johnson will meet the German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin this afternoon, just a day after she added her voice to EU scepticism about his "alternative arrangements" to the Irish backstop....
01:17, 2019-08-22

Hungary to suspend launch of administrative courts: PM aide Hungary will suspend the launch of a new administrative court system indefinitely to allow disputes about judicial independence to be settled, Prime Minister Viktor Orban's chief of staff said on Thursday....
13:17, 2019-05-30

Pakistan to create 1,000 courts to tackle violence against women Chief justice says in televised speech that abuse survivors will be able to ‘speak their heart without any fear’Pakistan is to set up more than 1,000 courts dedicated to tackling violence against women, the country’s top judge has announced, seeking to tackle a problem activists say the criminal jus...
05:00, 2019-06-20

No grass courts? No problem, says Wimbledon king Djokovic "Lack of grass courts in Serbia will not be detrimental to Novak Djokovic\u0027s bid to defend his Wimbledon title, the world number one said in the early stages of his training for the July 1-14 tournament at the All England Club."...
21:00, 2019-06-27

Main French Open courts to be lit in 2020: organizers The four main courts at the French Open will be lit from next year, meaning the top matches will not be interrupted by bad light, organizers said on Sunday....
18:34, 2019-06-09

Marijuana Ties Are Hurting More Filers in Bankruptcy Courts The Justice Department is using bankruptcy courts to impose the federal marijuana ban in states that have legalized pot, preventing people who work in the cannabis industry from using bankruptcy to save their home or business....
02:51, 2019-06-23

Ronaldo courts Netherlands defender De Ligt for Juventus PORTO, Portugal (AP) — Netherlands defender Matthijs de Ligt says Cristiano Ronaldo wants him to become his new teammate at Italian club Juventus. Dutch media are reporting that De Ligt said Ronaldo asked him if he was “coming to Turin” after they faced off in the UEFA Nations League fin...
14:00, 2019-06-10

Ontario vows to keep fighting carbon tax after 2 courts uphold it On Friday, Ontario’s top court ruled that the Trudeau government is within its rights to impose a carbon pricing system on provinces that do not have their own....
00:34, 2019-06-29

Colombia's youth fighting for the Amazon — in the courts and on the streets When young Colombian activists won a historic lawsuit against their government, they thought the rainforest was saved. A year later, they're piling on the pressure to see their leaders act on the ruling....
13:34, 2019-07-18

Courts free more suspects in case of disappeared students A Mexican official says courts have exonerated another 24 people who’d been implicated in the disappearance of 43 students — a case that created outrage across the country...
04:51, 2019-09-16

U.S. judge bars immigration arrests at Massachusetts courts A federal judge on Thursday ruled that U.S. immigration authorities cannot arrest illegal immigrants at Massachusetts courthouses, the first order of its kind barring courthouse arrests....
00:51, 2019-06-21

Pete Davidson Supports Rumored Girlfriend Margaret Qualley at Venice Film Festival Premiere There's no sense in hiding, Pete Davidson! The Saturday Night Live star was spotted supporting rumored girlfriend Margaret Qualley at the premiere of her new film, Seberg, at the 2019......
23:34, 2019-08-30

U.S. rights groups ask courts to freeze Trump asylum rule The American Civil Liberties Union and other groups that sued to block the Trump administration's latest initiative to bar almost all asylum-seekers at the U.S.-Mexico border have asked courts to freeze the measure while their cases are heard....
21:34, 2019-07-17

Government To Strengthen POCSO Act, Set Up Fast Track Courts: Minister The Centre will soon set up fast track courts to clear the pending 1.6 lakh cases of crime against children and further strengthen the POCSO act with stringent penal provisions, Minister of State for......
04:00, 2019-07-18

App Store in Crosshairs as Apple Courts Developers at WWDC 2019 Apple is set to court software savants at its annual developers conference beginning Monday while contending with criticism that the iPhone maker has made its App Store a walled garden....
10:34, 2019-06-03

The Trump Administration’s Latest Experiment on the Border: Tent Courts Makeshift immigration courts are opening in tents along the southwestern border, part of the administration’s plan to control the surge of migrant families....
03:51, 2019-09-13

Isner advances to final on Newport's hot grass courts Top seeded John Isner overcame extremely hot conditions and a first-set tiebreaker loss to beat fourth-seeded Ugo Humbert of France, 6-7 (4), 7-6 (5), 6-3, Saturday and advanced to the Hall of Fame Open final.        ...
15:00, 2019-07-21

Missouri’s Last Abortion Clinic Wins Temporary Reprieve in the Courts A St. Louis judge issued a preliminary injunction that will keep the state’s only abortion clinic open. The state has until June 21 to make a decision on the facility’s license....
03:00, 2019-06-11

‘Google's power is extraordinary’: businesses turn to the courts over bad reviews Negative comments and low star ratings can make or break a company. But as Google finds itself embroiled in legal action, it warns defamation law could suppress consumer rights Mark Fletcher says he never paid much attention to Google reviews left by customers for his Victorian-based software busine...
00:34, 2019-07-10

Tent courts set up in Texas for immigration hearings closed to media The first complex in Laredo began hearing cases immediately, and another complex in Brownsville is expected to be operational Thursday.        ...
14:34, 2019-09-12

Ransomware Hits Georgia Courts As Municipal Attacks Spread Almost every month in 2019 so far has seen reports of a local government falling prey to ransomware, but this series of attacks belies an even broader threat....
12:00, 2019-07-02

Factbox: Clash between Trump, U.S. House Democrats shifts into courts President Donald Trump's conflict with U.S. House Democrats over their many investigations of him, his family and businesses is beginning to move from Capitol Hill into the U.S. courts, where some key cases are already developing....
14:00, 2019-06-19

Joe Pinion: Courts will help Trump if they rule against him again on census citizenship question Voters resonate with the basic premise of a Census citizenship question and if the Supreme Court ruled against President Trump again on the issue, it would help him politically....
22:34, 2019-07-05

Hungary drops courts plan opposed by EU, rights groups The plans for administrative courts have been at the center of the confrontation between the nationalist, ruling Fidesz party and the European Union. Critics said they would give too much power to the justice minister....
19:51, 2019-05-30

The House v. Trump: Stymied Lawmakers Increasingly Battle in the Courts Lawmakers say President Trump’s disregard for their authority leaves them no choice but to use the courts with greater frequency, but that could have constitutional consequences....
22:17, 2019-08-13

New York courts brace for surge of cases under new Child Victims Act The Child Victims Act goes into effect on Wednesday — a landmark law expected to unleash a torrent of lawsuits from victims of child sex abuse seeking long-awaited justice. The new law opens up a so-called “look-back window” for one year and one year only, allowing victims of any a...
00:34, 2019-08-14

Factbox: Courts poke holes in Trump’s stonewall of Congress A bitter legal battle over the power of the U.S. Congress to investigate President Donald Trump is expected to widen in coming days following decisions by two federal court judges against Trump....
14:51, 2019-05-28

Uber Eats courts smaller European restaurants with new offer Uber Eats is opening up its platform to more restaurants in Europe that prefer to use their own delivery staff, seeking the business of smaller, independent restaurants as it battles Just Eat and Takeaway.com in a crowded market....
07:34, 2019-07-03

Sweden rebuffs Trump over U.S. rapper charges, saying courts independent Sweden on Friday dismissed an angry outburst from U.S. President Donald Trump after prosecutors charged U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky with assault, saying the country's judicial system was independent of political interference....
20:51, 2019-07-31

Insurance costs rocket for U.S. IPOs as twitchy investors take to courts Companies going public in the United States face insurance costs that have increased as much as 200% in the last three years to cover their executives against lawsuits alleging they misled investors....
03:34, 2019-06-18

Microsoft courts Steam’s audience with Xbox Game Pass on PC Okay, Microsoft, what bad karma are you trying to negate? The company is not only bringing several of its games to Steam, relinquishing them from Windows Store purgatory, but it’s also bringing its Game Pass to PC now. That’s a previously-unforeseen level of love for PC gamers. Microsoft revealed vi...
02:34, 2019-05-31

The first person Cori Gauff thanked for her win over Venus Williams was Venus Williams A generation of young black tennis players can play unburdened partly due to the path beaten by the Williams sistersTwenty-two years ago in Indian Wells, a 16-year-old Venus Williams, still ranked only 211th in the world, was reeling from a brutal loss to Lindsay Davenport when she was asked about t...
23:51, 2019-07-02

Inside the Iraqi courts sentencing foreign Isis fighters to death Campaigners accuse France of ‘outsourcing’ Isis-related trials and say suspects should not be tried by abusive justice systemsWhen Mustapha Merzoughi, a French citizen of Tunisian origin, left France for Syria in 2015, he hoped to start afresh in the so-called Islamic State and leave behind a life p...
04:01, 2019-06-03

New York courts brace for hundreds of lawsuits by victims of child sex abuse New York courts have assigned 45 judges to handle the expected lawsuits by hundreds of people who were sexually abused as children when a state law takes effect on Wednesday that temporarily lifts the statute of limitations on decades-old allegations....
22:17, 2019-08-13

Courts Have "Time Machines" Where Cases Live On, Says Bombay High Court Referring to the inordinate time litigations take to end in Indian courts, the Bombay High Court has said courts seem to have "time machines", where cases go on indefinitely....
01:00, 2019-09-08

James Harden makes big donation to renovate Houston basketball courts Harden is donating more than $240K to the city of Houston to restore outdoor courts in under-served areas that were ravaged by Hurricane Harvey.       ...
08:51, 2019-08-25

‘Tent courts’ set up at border towns to ease strain on immigration cases The Trump administration has quietly started implementing its latest measure aimed at easing the strain of immigration courts tasked with a growing backlog of asylum cases at the southern border....
02:00, 2019-09-14

Wimbledon courts controversy with Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal seeding Eight-time champion Roger Federer was seeded No. 2 for Wimbledon, one spot ahead of Rafael Nadal, reversing their positions in the ATP rankings.        ...
16:34, 2019-06-28

UP Bar Council Chief Cremated; Yogi Adityanath Vows Security In Courts Uttar Pradesh Bar Council president Darvesh Singh Yadav, who was shot dead by a lawyer on the Agra court premises, was cremated at her native village of Chaandpur in Etah district today....
17:51, 2019-06-13

UPDATE 1-Insurance costs rocket for U.S. IPOs as twitchy investors take to courts Companies going public in the United States face insurance costs that have increased as much as 200% in the last three years to cover their executives against lawsuits alleging they misled investors....
23:00, 2019-06-17

| Switzerland turns to courts after Nigeria drops anchor over detained oil-tanker it seized Switzerland has asked an international court to order Nigeria to release a Swiss-flagged oil tanker, its cargo and crew, that have been detained off Port Harcourt for the past 16 months....
06:34, 2019-06-03

Supreme Court says federal courts don’t have a role in deciding partisan gerrymandering claims The 5-4 ruling, which upholds congressional maps drawn by Republicans and Democrats, comes as the public appears to have grown more outraged by the partisan practice....
03:34, 2019-06-28

Why is Texas stopping Rapid DNA tests in courts? It jeopardizes cases, state board says The technology has helped solve rape cases in Kentucky and identified California wildfire victims. But, it has come under scrutiny in several states.        ...
00:34, 2019-06-21

A Broken System: Massachusetts’ Courts Are Still Working Through A Massive Backlog Of Pending Witch Trials It’s no secret that America’s judicial system is in desperate need of an overhaul, and a mounting crisis in the Bay State shows just how bad things have gotten: According to newly uncovered documents, Massachusetts’ courts are still working through a massive backlog of pending witch trials....
15:34, 2019-05-21

Dayton shooting: Ohio’s Republican governor wants courts to take guns from people deemed dangerous Gov. Mike DeWine on Tuesday announced proposals as lawmakers across the country spar over how to prevent mass shootings and whether to tighten firearm restrictions....
23:51, 2019-08-06

WTA puts French Open officials on blast for scheduling women's semifinals on outside courts The WTA was critical of the French Open's scheduling of the women's semifinals on outside courts while the men's semis will be on the main court.        ...
22:51, 2019-06-06

Republican launches fresh push to defund sanctuary cities after courts block Trump Republicans are renewing their fight against “sanctuary cities,” with a new bill that aims to pull immigration funding from those jurisdictions that shield illegal immigrants from deportation – while protecting law enforcement officials who follow federal law. ...
19:00, 2019-05-23

Conservative group hits back after Feinstein accuses Republicans of packing courts by rushing confirmations Senate Judiciary Committee ranking member Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., accused Republicans on Thursday of trying to stack federal courts by pushing President Trump's nominees so quickly through the confirmation process....
02:00, 2019-06-19

Deadly motorcycle crash hits courts: Lawmakers suspend inquiry into motor vehicle agency The June 21 crash that killed seven in has already led to the suspension of over 1,600 licenses. It could soon have more legal ramifications as well.        ...
01:34, 2019-07-23

Antarctic ice levels go from record high to record lows WASHINGTON — The amount of ice circling Antarctica is suddenly plunging from a record high to record lows, baffling scientists. Floating ice off the southern continent steadily increased from 1979 and hit a record high in 2014. But three years later, the annual average extent of Antarctic sea ice hi...
20:51, 2019-07-02

Twins tie team record with eight HRs to continue record pace A New York Yankees home run record already is in danger of being broken, and if it happens, Matt Harvey could be partly to blame. Miguel Sano and Jonathan Schoop each hit two of Minnesota’s franchise record-tying eight home runs and the Twins hammered the former Met and the Los Angeles Angels ...
04:51, 2019-05-24

Record or near-record highs expected Wednesday TUCSON – The heat is on! A ridge of high pressure, located near California, will continue moving east. This system will expand over Arizona, and the peak of the heat will come tomorrow. We expect to see the hottest temperatures so far this year tomorrow in Tucson. Wednesday’s daytime hi...
15:01, 2019-06-12

CBOE SETS ALL-TIME MONTHLY RECORD; CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) Posts Second Straight Month of Record Volume CHICAGO, June 1, 2010 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that May 2010 average daily volume (ADV) of 6.6 million contracts was an all-time record for any month in the Exchange's history, surpassing the previous ADV record of 6.1 million contracts in September 2008. May also ...
22:51, 2019-05-22

Sequel to 'The Handmaid's Tale,' Margaret Atwood's 'The Testaments,' well worth the wait Gilead finally meets its downfall in "The Testaments," Margaret Atwood's much-anticipated sequel to "The Handmaid's Tale."        ...
19:34, 2019-09-05

Margaret Atwood: 'You can't keep the people down' The totalitarian republic she created was uncannily prophetic — now her Handmaid's Tale sequel has gripped London. Margaret Atwood tells Anne McElvoy about resistance, being a 'bad feminist' and the Queen's role in Brexit...
18:51, 2019-09-13

Ryuk, Ryuk, Ryuk: Georgia’s courts hit by ransomware Enlarge / Court systems in Georgia are down due to a ransomware attack. Surprise. (credit: Rivers Langley / SaveRivers / Wikimedia) Georgia's Judicial Council and Administrative Office of the Courts is the victim of the latest ransomware attack against state and local agencies. And this looks like...
00:34, 2019-07-02

It's Okay to Take a Break From the Gym Despite what you might think, we all need a break from the gym. Sometimes, it’s out of necessity because of an injury. Other times, it’s because you just don’t have time....
19:17, 2019-07-17

| Serena through to Wimbledon 2nd round Seven-time Wimbledon champion Serena Williams moved into the second round at Wimbledon with a hard-fought win over Italian qualifier Giulia Gatto-Monticone....
22:34, 2019-07-02

What Changed After Serena vs. the Umpire? Not Much Last year’s U.S. Open women’s final ended with accusations of sexism and confusion about the rules on coaching during matches. But tennis leaders can’t agree on what, if anything, to fix....
01:17, 2019-08-27

Serena's 20 years at the US Open Many of Serena Williams' career highs and lows have come at the US Open. As she vies for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title, we recount two decades' worth of memories in the Big Apple....
20:51, 2019-08-26

What Changed After Serena vs. the Umpire? Not Much. Last year’s U.S. Open women’s final ended with accusations of sexism and confusion about the rules on coaching during matches. But tennis leaders can’t agree on what, if anything, to fix....
23:51, 2019-08-23

Break the Bubbles Yes, we must tax the rich. Yes, we must wrest political power from the rich so that they don’t have it all. But if we ever want to have a less divided society, we must also go to where rich people cocoon themselves, and break that shit up....
18:00, 2019-05-30

Serena storms into third round in Toronto Serena Williams made a solid start to her first U.S. Open tune-up with a 6-3 6-3 victory over Elise Mertens on Wednesday while Naomi Osaka took a step closer to regaining her world No. 1 ranking by reaching the last 16 of the Rogers Cup....
13:51, 2019-08-08

Serena's search for the elusive 'number 24' goes on Just how badly things were going for Serena Williams in Saturday's Wimbledon final against Simona Halep was summed up by a booming plea that came from the crowd: "Wake up Serena!"...
01:17, 2019-07-14

Serena showed 'bad personality', says Thiem Dominic Thiem accused Serena Williams of showing "bad personality" after he was asked to interrupted a post-match news conference to make room for the American following her French Open defeat....
01:34, 2019-06-03

| Meghan at Wimbledon to watch old pal Serena Britain's Meghan turned up at Wimbledon to lend some royal support her friend Serena Williams, who ruled herself out as a godparent to the duchess's son Archie....
23:34, 2019-07-04

A 24th Slam for Serena or a second for Simona? "Serena Williams enters her 11th Wimbledon final knowing she is just one title away from equalling Margaret Court’s record of 24 Grand Slams held since the 1970s."...
14:51, 2019-07-12