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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        ...

Venus Williams upsets Bertens in Ohio; Serena withdraws

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Venus stuns holder Bertens in Cincinnati, Serena withdraws Former world number one Venus Williams, playing what she called "smart" tennis, beat defending champion Kiki Bertens 6-3 3-6 7-6(4) in the second round of the Cincinnati Masters on Tuesday before her sister Serena withdrew due to back problems....
20:34, 08/14/2019

Venus Williams upsets defending Western & Southern Open champion No. 5 Kiki Bertens Venus Williams knocked off defending Western & Southern Open champion and the No. 5 player in the world Kiki Bertens Tuesday        ...
09:18, 08/14/2019

15-Year-Old Coco Gauff Upsets Venus Williams At Wimbledon Cori “Coco” Gauff is still a teenager, but her legend precedes her. The first story I ever heard involving the American prodigy was about her serving incomprehensible heat while she was barely a teenager. Soon enough there were official figures to back that up. Last year at the Wimbledon junior tour...
22:17, 07/01/2019

Wimbledon Upsets: Naomi Osaka Out in 1st Round; Cori ‘Coco’ Gauff Bests Venus Williams #BlackGirlMagic was on display at Wimbledon Monday whether in feeling the pain of defeat or in tasting sweet victory, as second-seeded Naomi Osaka got ousted in the first round, while Cori “Coco” Gauff bested tennis legend Venus Williams....
07:00, 07/02/2019

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....
00:17, 04/29/2019

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....
03:34, 08/22/2019

Serena Williams wins clay opener; sister Venus next in Rome Serena Williams opened her clay-court season with a routine 6-4, 6-2 win over Swedish qualifier Rebecca Peterson in the first round of the Italian Open        ...
21:17, 05/13/2019

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....
23:00, 08/21/2019

Serena Williams withdraws in Rome but says she will be fit for French Open American has been dealing with a knee injury this yearWorld No11 had been due to face her sister, VenusSerena Williams has withdrawn from the Premier 5 tournament in Rome, the last big event before this month’s French Open.Williams said she has been dealing with a knee injury. “I must withdraw from ...
22:00, 05/14/2019

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        ...
20:00, 05/14/2019

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...
01:51, 07/03/2019

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....
04:51, 08/14/2019

Serena Williams withdraws from Miami Open, citing a left knee injury Serena Williams withdraws from the Miami Open, blaming a left knee injury. She retired from a match two weeks ago because of a viral illness.        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

Andreescu upsets Bertens, advances to Rogers Cup quarterfinals Canadian teen Bianca Andreescu upset fifth seed Kiki Bertens to move into the quarterfinal of the Rogers Cup in her home city of Toronto on Thursday....
05:34, 08/09/2019

Venus defeats defending Cincinnati champion Bertens as Kerber falls "Venus Williams claimed her second top-five win in the season by defeating defending champion Kiki Bertens in three sets in the second round at Cincinnati."...
03:51, 08/14/2019

Madrid Open: An Ascending Tsitsipas Upsets Nadal in Semis; Bertens Wins Women’s Title Stefanos Tsitsipas, 20, will face Novak Djokovic after defeating the most successful clay-court player in history. Kiki Bertens beat Simona Halep, a two-time winner in Madrid....
02:51, 05/12/2019

Venus beats Serena to 2008 Wimbledon title Venus Williams talks to CNN after beating sister Serena for her fifth Wimbledon singles title in 2008. Republished as part of 25 years of CNN World Sport....
00:17, 04/29/2019

Serena, Venus set to face off on European clay for first time in nearly 17 years The Williams sisters' last match on red clay came in the 2002 French Open final won by Serena.        ...
05:17, 05/14/2019

Umpire Ramos will not work US Open matches that have Serena or Venus 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....
23:34, 08/22/2019

Venus Williams to make Birmingham debut "Five-times Wimbledon champion Venus Williams will play in the Birmingham grasscourt event later this month, which will be shown live on Eurosport, after accepting a wildcard."...
22:00, 06/10/2019

Venus Williams to play San Jose for second straight year Venus Williams has committed to play in San Jose later this month, her second straight appearance in the event        ...
07:00, 07/17/2019

The Latest: Venus Williams out of mixed doubles at Wimbledon Venus Williams lost for the second time at this year's Wimbledon tournament, eliminated from mixed doubles in the second round        ...
21:34, 07/08/2019

Cori Gauff, 15, defeats Venus Williams in Wimbledon first round American tennis prodigy Cori Gauff, 15, defeated Venus Williams in the first round of Wimbledon on Monday, becoming the youngest to win a match at the tournament since 1991....
22:00, 07/01/2019

Meet Cori Gauff, the 15-year-old who beat Venus Williams 15-year-old tennis prodigy Cori 'Coco' Gauff, the youngest woman ever to qualify for the draw at Wimbledon, took down Venus Williams in the first round....
18:51, 07/02/2019

Cori Gauff, 15, eclipses Venus Williams in Wimbledon first round • American youngster wins 6-4, 6-4 on Court One• Glimpse of future as five-time SW19 champion beatenThe 15-year-old American Cori Gauff produced one of the biggest opening-day upsets in Wimbledon history on Monday as she upended five-times champion Venus Williams 6-4, 6-4 in the first round.The teen...
23:00, 07/01/2019

| Teenager Gauff stuns veteran Venus Williams at Wimbledon Cori Gauff, at 15 the youngest ever qualifier for the Wimbledon singles, pulled off a major shock on Monday beating five-time champion Venus Williams....
22:34, 07/01/2019

Venus Williams is coming to The Bronx for World TeamTennis match When the New York Empire from World TeamTennis gets its season underway, it will feature some star-studded matches. Venus Williams and the Washington Kastles will visit the Empire’s home court, the Cary Leeds Center for Tennis & Learning in The Bronx, on July 19 at 6:30 p.m. The Empire is coached by...
20:00, 05/21/2019

Brilliant Julian Williams upsets Jarrett Hurd to lift two world titles Julian Williams outpoints Jarrett Hurd to become the new WBA and IBF super-welterweight champion of the world The post Brilliant Julian Williams upsets Jarrett Hurd to lift two world titles appeared first on Boxing News....
11:17, 05/12/2019

Coco Gauff stuns Venus Williams in inspiring Wimbledon statement Cori “Coco” Gauff made history last week by becoming the youngest qualifier for Wimbledon in the Open Era at 15 years and 122 days old. She did not stop there. Her young age didn’t stop her from toppling one of the game’s icons on Monday, an icon who first inspired her to play tennis. Gauff......
21:34, 07/01/2019

Tennis star Venus Williams settles lawsuit over fatal crash Court records show tennis star Venus Williams has settled a wrongful death lawsuit related to a 2017 fatal car crash in Florida.        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

Serena withdraws from Cincinnati Masters with back problems "Serena Williams withdrew from the Cincinnati Masters on Tuesday due to back problems just days after spasms forced her to retire from the Rogers Cup final in Toronto."...
15:34, 08/14/2019

Zverev crashes out in Rome as injured Serena withdraws World number five Alexander Zverev continued his poor recent form as he crashed out of the Italian Open in the second round while Serena Williams had to pull out of the women's draw with a recurring knee injury on Tuesday....
01:51, 05/15/2019

Cori Gauff, 15, facing idol Venus Williams in historic Wimbledon clash Cori "Coco" Gauff will face one of her idols in her historic Wimbledon debut Monday after the 15-year-old tennis star drew Venus Williams at the All England Club....
18:51, 07/01/2019

Italian Open: Konta beats Stephens but faces Venus Williams in second match of day Konta beats Stephens 6-7, 6-4, 6-1Osaka beats Cibulkova 6-3, 6-3Johanna Konta came back from a set down to beat Sloane Stephens for arguably the best win of her career in the second round at the Italian Open. However, she must return to the court later on Thursday to face Venus Williams.After her ma...
14:17, 05/16/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Cori Gauff, 15, defeats Venus Williams; Osaka upset Fifteen-year-old Cori Gauff, making her Wimbledon debut, earned a stunning straight-sets win over seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams on Monday....
22:51, 07/01/2019

Wimbledon: Youngest ever qualifier Cori Gauff defeats idol Venus Williams The 15-year-old US player dispatched seasoned tennis ace Venus Williams in two straight sets. Meanwhile, it was a disappointing start to the Grand Slam tournament for some top German names....
09:17, 07/02/2019

Venus Williams Reacts to Stunning Wimbledon Loss as 15-Year-Old Coco Gauff Praises Her ''Idol'' Venus Williams is reacting to her shocking loss in the first round at Wimbledon. Following the match in which she lost to Cori "Coco" Gauff, the five-time Wimbledon champ sat......
04:00, 07/02/2019

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...
22:34, 07/09/2019

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 ...
20:17, 07/15/2019

Meet Cori 'Coco' Gauff, the 15-year-old who beat Venus Williams Cori 'Coco' Gauff opened a lot of eyes when she toppled Venus Williams at Wimbledon, but you shouldn't be surprised that the 15-year-old is taking tennis by storm.        ...
21:00, 07/03/2019

Serena Williams gets her Wheaties box: ‘I have dreamt of this’ Serena Williams can add another accomplishment to her resume. More than a decade after honoring athlete Althea Gibson in 2001, General Mills’ Wheaties has chosen Williams as the second ever black female tennis player to be featured on the cover of the box. “Althea Gibson was the FIRST Black Woman te...
23:51, 06/26/2019

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, 08/08/2019

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.        ...
19:51, 04/28/2019

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):...
06:17, 07/04/2019

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        ...
08:17, 08/10/2019

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.        ...
15:17, 07/13/2019

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):...
13:00, 07/02/2019

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        ...
16:51, 06/02/2019

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):...
04:17, 07/09/2019

Who is the 15-year-old who beat 39-year-old Venus Williams at Wimbledon? In her Grand Slam debut, Cori Gauff, 15, upset Venus Williams in the first round at Wimbledon on Monday. Gauff is the tournament's youngest player.       ...
21:17, 07/01/2019

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....
13:51, 05/31/2019

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.        ...
03:34, 07/09/2019

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....
07:00, 08/17/2019

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       ...
05:34, 08/09/2019

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....
20:00, 07/09/2019

Serena Williams shows her power and her frailty in reaching last four The seven-time Wimbledon champion is not at her best but did not need to be against Alison Riske who crumbled the moment she realised she might actually winWhen you beat the world No 1 on Monday, you can beat the world No 10 on Tuesday. In ordinary circumstances, that is. But Serena Williams is anyt...
01:00, 07/10/2019

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."...
01:34, 06/02/2019

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....
18:00, 07/06/2019

Was Serena Williams right or wrong? Three former tennis umpires explain Serena Williams and Carlos Ramos have been at the center of an ongoing debate since Ramos handed her three code violations in the US Open women's final.        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

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...
13:34, 05/25/2019

Serena Williams Scores Wheaties Cereal Box Cover Talk about a breakfast of champions! Wheaties unveiled the latest edition of its classic cereal box on Tuesday and announced that Serena Williams is its new cover star. "I am......
22:00, 06/25/2019

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 an historic part...
20:34, 07/03/2019

| 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....
20:00, 08/24/2019

Breakfast of Champions: Serena Williams Scores Her 1st Wheaties Box! It’s the most important meal of the day, and she’s known as the greatest female tennis player to play the game, so how is it possible we’re just now celebrating Serena Williams getting her own Wheaties box?...
02:00, 06/26/2019

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       ...
16:00, 08/22/2019

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        ...
21:17, 06/01/2019

Which Version of Serena Williams Is Headed to the Wimbledon Final? “I definitely feel like I play better when I’m calm,” said Williams, who could win her 24th Grand Slam singles title on Saturday. “But it’s definitely an effort.”...
00:17, 07/28/2019

Serena Williams’ injuries growing into major worry ROME — Serena Williams is having trouble finishing a tournament. Williams has withdrawn from the Italian Open ahead of her second-round match against sister Venus due to an old left knee injury. Tournament organizers made the announcement Tuesday, a day after Serena opened her clay-court season with...
20:17, 05/14/2019

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....
17:00, 07/13/2019

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...
21:34, 05/27/2019

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....
19:34, 07/13/2019

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....
18:51, 07/15/2019

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....
05:34, 05/28/2019

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.       ...
19:51, 07/17/2019

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...
08:51, 07/20/2019

Serena Williams to face Simona Halep in Wimbledon final Serena Williams closed in on an eighth Wimbledon championship and 24th Grand Slam title overall by overwhelming Barboa Strycova 6-1, 6-2        ...
18:34, 07/11/2019

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        ...
19:34, 05/22/2019

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        ...
15:00, 08/11/2019

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....
22:00, 06/01/2019

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....
23:34, 05/14/2019

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....
11:34, 07/10/2019

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....
19:00, 07/12/2019

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....
00:17, 07/14/2019

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 ...
20:51, 07/13/2019

The Latest: Serena Williams reaches 3rd round at French Open Serena Williams advanced to the third round of the French Open by beating Kurumi Nara 6-3, 6-2 on Court Philippe Chatrier        ...
16:00, 05/30/2019

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,......
21:00, 08/08/2019

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       ...
10:51, 07/13/2019

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        ...
09:17, 05/31/2019

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 ...
12:34, 08/09/2019

Serena Williams falls to Simona Halep in Wimbledon final 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.       ...
16:34, 07/13/2019

The Latest: Halep beats Serena Williams in Wimbledon final Simona Halep wins her first Wimbledon title and keeps Serena Williams from winning her eighth, beating the American 6-2, 6-2       ...
16:34, 07/13/2019

Serena Williams opens clay season with routine win in Rome Serena Williams opened her clay-court season with a routine 6-4, 6-2 win over Swedish qualifier Rebecca Peterson in the first round of the Italian Open        ...
16:34, 05/13/2019

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       ...
19:17, 07/13/2019

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...
23:51, 06/01/2019

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....
19:34, 07/11/2019

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...
19:51, 07/13/2019

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 played a near-flawless final on Saturday to become the first Romanian woman to win Wimbledon, simultaneously wrecking Serena Williams’s bid for a record-equalling 24th major, a drea...
20:51, 07/13/2019

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....
00:17, 08/13/2019

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....
13:00, 07/02/2019

‘If you guys really want it’: Serena Williams keeps door open to Murray partnership • American says she could play mixed doubles• Williams praises Murray’s support for womenSerena Williams has kept the door open that she could play mixed doubles with Andy Murray at Wimbledon, telling reporters: “If you guys really want it, then maybe I’ll do it”.Murray, who is back on tour five mon...
21:51, 07/02/2019

Serena Williams says she is free to partner Andy Murray at Wimbledon • ‘I’m available,’ she says about prospect of mixed doubles link-up• Murray has already been turned down by several playersConsidering 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 ...
23:51, 06/29/2019

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....
00:34, 08/23/2019

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....
21:17, 07/09/2019

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.       ...
10:17, 07/07/2019

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 ...
03:00, 08/23/2019

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...
01:17, 07/10/2019

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        ...
09:18, 08/14/2019

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....
02:51, 07/10/2019

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...
00:00, 08/25/2019

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...
00:00, 08/25/2019

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.”...
22:34, 08/23/2019

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....
04:34, 08/22/2019

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.       ...
19:51, 07/04/2019

Just like mom: Serena Williams' 1-year-old daughter is a natural with a tennis racket The tennis star told USA TODAY last year that her daughter wouldn't play tennis unless she wanted to because she doesn't want that pressure for her.        ...
18:34, 04/28/2019

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....
19:34, 07/15/2019

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....
21:17, 08/19/2019

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...
12:34, 07/07/2019

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....
03:17, 07/12/2019

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...
23:17, 07/12/2019

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......
23:34, 07/11/2019

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....
22:34, 05/30/2019

Serena Williams will face Maria Sharapova for maximum US Open drama Serena Williams’ first U.S. Open match since her infamous meltdown in the 2018 final will be against a familiar rival – Maria Sharapova. Williams, the No. 8 seed, is coming off a back injury that could compromise her chances of recording a historic, record-tying 24th Grand Slam title. Though Sharapo...
23:34, 08/22/2019

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....
02:17, 07/03/2019

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....
14:34, 07/02/2019

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...
23:34, 08/24/2019

'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...
20:51, 05/27/2019

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.”...
21:51, 07/14/2019

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....
03:51, 05/28/2019

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....
02:34, 07/14/2019

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......
18:34, 07/01/2019

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....
08:34, 06/01/2019

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...
23:17, 07/13/2019

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....
01:34, 07/03/2019

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...
04:00, 08/07/2019

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....
17:00, 07/13/2019

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....
06:17, 07/09/2019

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...
21:00, 07/11/2019

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 ...
01:00, 07/10/2019

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....
02:34, 06/02/2019

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...
22:00, 07/10/2019

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....
21:17, 06/03/2019

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....
02:34, 07/11/2019

Dominic Thiem says Serena Williams has ‘bad personality’ after press conference diss Serena Williams’ third-round loss at the French Open also had a big impact on Dominic Thiem. The Austrian, fresh off a Round of 32 win, had his post-match press conference cut short after Williams made her earliest Grand Slam exit in five years at Roland Garos in a loss to Sofia Kenin. Thiem w...
21:34, 06/03/2019

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....
21:17, 07/10/2019

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, 07/09/2019

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...
07:17, 07/09/2019

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.        ...
23:51, 08/12/2019

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....
01:18, 08/13/2019

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......
23:51, 07/10/2019

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....
22:34, 08/23/2019

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...
06:17, 08/11/2019

Serena Williams takes down No. 1 Simona Halep, reaches Australian Open quarterfinals Serena Williams fights to a 6-1, 4-6, 6-4 fourth-round win against top-ranked Simona Halep at the Australian Open.        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

From Tennis Courts to Red Carpets: Inside Serena Williams' Rise to Fashion Royalty By now, the world probably knows that Serena Williams is more than just the greatest tennis player in the history of the sport. She is also an entrepreneur, a mother, an inspiration to......
13:17, 05/02/2019

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       ...
23:34, 08/22/2019

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...
19:51, 08/10/2019

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......
20:51, 07/13/2019

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....
21:17, 07/13/2019

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.        ...
22:34, 07/13/2019

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.        ...
02:34, 08/23/2019

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.        ...
18:51, 06/02/2019

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.       ...
00:00, 07/14/2019

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...
17:34, 07/14/2019

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....
07:34, 08/23/2019

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....
08:00, 08/23/2019

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....
18:00, 05/23/2019

Wimbledon 2019 semi-final: Serena Williams v Barbora Strycova – live! Halep beats Svitolina in straight sets to reach finalDiary: Henman defends Konta, Navratilova trolls TrumpAnd you can email Katy here or tweet her here 3.50pm BST Second set: *Williams 6-1, 3-2 Strycova (*denotes next server)It’s certainly fun watching the 5ft 5in Strycova digging out everything she...
17:00, 07/11/2019

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....
03:51, 08/14/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Kvitova, Federer, Nadal and Serena Williams in action – live! Updates from Saturday’s third-round action at SW19Gauff keeps Wimbledon dream alive with comebackGet in touch! Email Jacob or tweet @JacobSteinberg 11.08am BST The players have arrived on the outside courts. We’ll have play soon. First up on Court 2, Petra Kvitova takes on Magda Linette. Kvita, the ...
12:36, 07/06/2019

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....
20:17, 05/30/2019

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...
02:00, 06/02/2019

Serena Williams's Neon Nike Sneakers Steal The Show On The Met Gala Red Carpet The co-host wore a stunning yellow creation by Atelier Versace on the red carpet - but it was what was underneath that embellished skirt and train that really stole the show...
02:17, 05/07/2019

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?        ...
02:17, 06/02/2019

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 ...
23:51, 07/06/2019

Jay-Z, Serena Williams, Jaden Smith Among Latest to Help Impossible Foods Raise $300 Million As plant-based food alternatives continue to rise in popularity, Jay-Z, Serena Williams, Jaden Smith and Trevor Noah are among an impressive lineup of celebrities who’ve decided to support the movement by putting their money where their mouth is....
22:34, 05/14/2019

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 ...
19:17, 07/11/2019

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 ...
00:00, 07/05/2019

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....
17:00, 05/30/2019

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....
14:00, 07/05/2019

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...
19:51, 07/09/2019

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...
17:17, 06/27/2019

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.       ...
16:51, 07/09/2019

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, 07/14/2019

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....
02:34, 05/31/2019

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....
01:17, 07/12/2019

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......
02:00, 07/05/2019

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...
17:00, 07/02/2019

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...
00:51, 05/28/2019

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....
00:17, 07/07/2019

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: ...
23:17, 07/13/2019

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...
02:51, 07/19/2019

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....
23:17, 07/08/2019

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.        ...
02:17, 06/02/2019

Serena Williams and other tennis pros surprise a group of youth players ahead of US Open Nike brought together 11 of the best professional female tennis players for a "Queens of the Future" event celebrating the growth of women in sport.       ...
23:34, 08/22/2019

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......
22:34, 06/04/2019

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....
23:17, 07/09/2019

Serena Williams overcomes slow start to make smooth progress in Italian Open • Williams beats qualifier in comeback game from injury• Konta eases through, but Edmund out in first roundSerena Williams fell behind 3-1 in the first set before opening her clay court season with a routine 6-4, 6-2 win over Swedish qualifier Rebecca Peterson on Monday in the first round of the Ita...
18:17, 05/13/2019

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....
22:51, 07/13/2019

Opinion: Serena Williams doesn't need to pass Margaret Court to be Slam queen Serena Williams is still short of the career Grand Slam record and running out of time. But Margaret Court's 24 majors are not what they seem.        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

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....
15:51, 07/11/2019

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....
18:34, 07/08/2019

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.        ...
22:00, 05/27/2019

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....
14:34, 07/13/2019

Serena Williams Is the 1st 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...
20:51, 06/04/2019

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....
23:17, 07/06/2019

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...
21:34, 07/09/2019

'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....
22:00, 06/04/2019

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.        ...
18:34, 07/11/2019

A 19-year-old Canadian beat Serena Williams in the Rogers Cup final after the veteran American retired after 4 games because of back spasms Photo by Reuters / John E. Sokolowski Serena Williams was forced to retire in the Rogers Cup final. The veteran American played just four games before succumbing to back spasms, which saw Bianca Andreescu, 19, win the trophy in front of her hometown fans. Williams broke down in tears when she withd...
11:34, 08/12/2019

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....
04:51, 07/14/2019

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....
04:51, 07/14/2019

Bianca Andreescu gave Serena Williams a pep talk and called her 'a f------ beast' after the American lost the 2019 Rogers Cup final because of injury Photo by Reuters / Dan Hamilton Serena Williams was called a "f------ beast" after withdrawing because of injury in the first set of the Rogers Cup final. Her retirement from the tournament saw the 19-year-old Canadian tennis player win the title in front of her hometown fans at the Aviva Centre in...
11:34, 08/12/2019

Simona Halep on facing Serena Williams next: She's best player in the world but I'm No. 1 No. 1 seed Simona Halep says despite her record against Serena Williams, she'll go into their Australian Open match with different attitude.        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

'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.       ...
20:51, 06/26/2019

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, 06/30/2019

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...
03:34, 07/14/2019

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...
15:51, 06/15/2019

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....
00:17, 07/10/2019

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.        ...
22:00, 06/03/2019

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....
20:34, 07/12/2019

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....
08:34, 07/13/2019

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....
01:51, 07/02/2019

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...
17:51, 07/13/2019

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.       ...
19:17, 07/13/2019

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....
20:00, 07/12/2019

Daughter's celebrity doll 'Qai Qai' holds special place in Serena Williams' family Serena Williams' daughter's doll has become a minor celebrity in the tennis world, but it also holds special meaning for the star as a mom.        ...
01:17, 05/16/2019

60 Second Pro: Bertens' tips for top-spin forehand "In the latest 60 Second Pro, Kiki Bertens - tipped by many to triumph at Roland Garros - gives her expert tips on how to dominate with the top-spin forehand."...
22:17, 05/27/2019

Texas and Ohio shootings: Ohio senator says 'thoughts and prayers not enough' as anger mounts over gun massacres The Senator for Ohio has said "thoughts and prayers" are not enough after nearly 30 people were gunned down in less than 24 hours in one of the deadliest days in modern US history....
03:51, 08/05/2019

No sweat for Nadal and Federer, Bertens pulls out Defending champion Rafael Nadal continued to chomp his way through the French Open draw on Wednesday and Roger Federer also maintained his smooth progress into the third round....
23:51, 05/29/2019

Bertens drops only 1 game in Palermo opener Top-seeded Kiki Bertens rolled to a 6-0, 6-1 win over Ekaterine Gorgodze in the opening round of the Palermo Ladies Open        ...
05:34, 07/24/2019

WTA roundup: Bertens rolls into Palmero quarters Top-seeded Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands cruised into the quarter-finals of the Palermo (Italy) Ladies Open, routing Serbia's Aleksandra Krunic 6-3, 6-1 in the second round Thursday....
05:51, 07/26/2019

WTA roundup: Bertens to play for Palermo crown Top-seeded Dutch Kiki Bertens will play for her third title of the season and 10th overall after downing Spain's Paula Badosa in straight sets Saturday at the Palermo Ladies Open in Italy....
07:17, 07/28/2019

Bertens earns flawless Madrid triumph with win over Halep Kiki Bertens won the biggest title of her career on Saturday, beating Simona Halep 6-4 6-4 in the Madrid Open final while also becoming the first woman ever to win the championship without dropping a set....
06:34, 05/12/2019

Halep to face Bertens in Madrid Open final "Simona Halep reached her fourth Madrid Open final with a 6-2, 7-6(2), 6-0 win over Belinda Bencic, while Kiki Bertens beat Sloane Stephens 6-2 7-5 in straight sets on Friday."...
00:34, 05/11/2019

Bertens beat Krunic to reach Palermo quarterfinals Top-seeded Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands beat Serbian Aleksandra Krunic on Thursday to reach the quarterfinals of the Palermo Ladies Open        ...
01:51, 07/26/2019

Bertens retires from French Open second-round match Dutch fourth seed Kiki Bertens, one of the pre-tournament favorites, retired due to illness from her second-round match against Slovakian Viktoria Kuzmova on Wednesday....
19:17, 05/29/2019

WTA roundup: Bertens to face Riske in Libema final Top-seeded Kiki Bertens will play for her third title of the season after dispatching Kazakhstan qualifier Elena Rybakina in the semifinals of Libema Open at 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands....
00:34, 06/16/2019

Bertens beats Badosa to reach final against Teichmann Top-seeded Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands beat Paula Badosa 6-1, 7-5 Saturday to reach the final of the Palermo Ladies Open        ...
23:51, 07/27/2019

Teichmann beats top-seeded Bertens to win Palermo Open Jil Teichmann of Switzerland beat top-seeded Kiki Bertens in straight sets to win the Palermo Ladies Open on Sunday       ...
23:17, 07/28/2019

| Bertens wins in Madrid, halts Halep push for top spot The Netherlands' Kiki Bertens pulled off a surprise victory over Simona Halep to win the Madrid Open, denying the Romanian a return to the top of the world rankings....
21:51, 05/11/2019

Clijsters backs Bertens as contender for Roland Garros title "Eurosport pundit Kim Clijsters says the women’s competition at Roland Garros is “wide open” as defending champion Simona Halep returns without former coach Darren Cahill."...
17:34, 05/25/2019

Top-seeded Bertens reaches semifinals at Palermo Ladies Open Top-seeded Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands beat Jasmine Paolini on Friday to reach the semifinals of the Palermo Ladies Open        ...
06:17, 07/27/2019

Konta beats Bertens to reach Italian Open semifinals Johanna Konta rallied past sixth-seeded Kiki Bertens 5-7, 7-5, 6-2 in nearly three hours to reach the Italian Open final for the biggest clay-court result of her career        ...
17:17, 05/18/2019

10 great heavyweight upsets Andy Ruiz Jnr’s incredible victory over Anthony Joshua joins the pantheon of great heavyweight upsets The post 10 great heavyweight upsets appeared first on Boxing News....
21:17, 06/05/2019

Home favourite Bertens sets up Rosmalen final with American Riske "Dutch top seed Kiki Bertens set her sights on her third WTA title of the season after she eased past Kazakh qualifier Elena Rybakina 6-4 6-4 in the Rosmalen grasscourt semi-finals on Saturday."...
21:51, 06/15/2019

Riske stuns home favourite Bertens to lift title in Rosmalen "American Alison Riske recovered from an opening set bagel and saved five championship points as she stunned home favourite Kiki Bertens 0-6 7-6(3) 7-5 to lift the Open title in Rosmalen on Sunday."...
17:34, 06/16/2019

Friedsam sets up Bertens clash at Porsche Tennis Grand Prix "Anna-Lena Friedsam secured a place in the main draw at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart with victory over Tereza Smitkova in her final qualifier."...
15:34, 05/01/2019

BC upsets top-seed Louisville at ACC Tournament DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Dan Metzdorf threw a three-hitter, Jake Alu drove in three runs and Boston College beat top-seeded Louisville 5-1 on Wednesday to earn a spot in the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament semifinals. The 12th-seeded Eagles (31-26) won twice in two days to advance from their three-t...
21:17, 05/22/2019

King for a Day upsets Maximum Security Weenedin action failed to answer the question of who's the best 3-year-old in American racing as Maximum Security couldn't hold the lead in the Pegasus Stakes....
05:00, 06/17/2019

Madrid Open: Djokovic in final, Bertens wins women's title Novak Djokovic defeated Dominic Thiem in straight sets to reach the Madrid Open final for the third time        ...
22:34, 05/11/2019

Johanna Konta reaches Italian Open final after victory over Kiki Bertens • Win is best in Briton’s clay-court career • Dutchwoman won Madrid Open last weekJohanna Konta defeated the sixth-seeded Kiki Bertens 5-7, 7-5, 6-2 in nearly three hours to reach the Italian Open final for the biggest clay-court result of her career.Konta’s only previous final on clay came at the s...
20:17, 05/18/2019

Women's Round-up: Bertens beats Parmentier to continue fine form on clay "Fourth seed Kiki Bertens progressed to the second round on Court Suzanne-Lenglen with a 6-3 6-4 win against France\u0027s unseeded Pauline Parmentier."...
17:00, 05/27/2019

Tennis: Home favorite Bertens sets up Rosmalen final with American Riske Dutch top seed Kiki Bertens set her sights on her third WTA title of the season after she eased past Kazakh qualifier Elena Rybakina 6-4 6-4 in the Rosmalen grasscourt semi-finals on Saturday....
21:34, 06/15/2019

Watch: Roger Federer cruises, No. 4 Kiki Bertens out with illness at French Open Third-seeded Roger Federer won in straight sets, while women's favorite Kiki Bertens was forced to retire from her second round match at the 2019 French Open on Wednesday in Paris....
04:34, 05/30/2019

Tennis: American Riske stuns home favorite Bertens to lift title in Rosmalen American Alison Riske recovered from an opening set bagel and saved five championship points as she stunned home favorite Kiki Bertens 0-6 7-6(3) 7-5 to lift the Libema Open title in Rosmalen on Sunday....
17:51, 06/16/2019

The Latest: Riske upsets No. 1 Barty at Wimbledon Alison Riske came from a set down to upset top-seeded Ash Barty 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 at Wimbledon and reach her first Grand Slam quarterfinal       ...
14:51, 07/08/2019

ATP roundup: Fritz upsets top seed in Eastbourne Taylor Fritz upended top-seeded Guido Pella of Argentina 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 on Wednesday to reach the quarterfinals at the Nature Valley International in Eastbourne, England....
23:51, 06/26/2019

ATP roundup: Eubanks upsets Johnson in Newport Wild card Christopher Eubanks scored a major upset on Tuesday at the Hall of Fame Open in Newport, R.I., downing fellow American and fifth seed Steve Johnson 7-6 (9), 7-6 (5) to reach the second round....
04:51, 07/17/2019

Friedsam upsets No. 2 seed Cornet in Palermo Unseeded Anna-Lena Friedsam of Germany rallied after she was broken in the opening set to upset No. 2 seed Alize Cornet in the second round of the Palermo Ladies Open        ...
20:51, 07/25/2019

| Ivory Coast on alert after Cup of Nations upsets Coach Ibrahim Kamara said his Ivory Coast side would be on their guard going into Monday's last-16 encounter with Mali after a string of surprise results at AFCON....
00:00, 07/08/2019

The Latest: Muchova upsets No. 3 Pliskova at Wimbledon Karolina Muchova narrowly avoided a deciding-set tiebreaker, beating third-seeded Karolina Pliskova 4-6, 7-5, 13-11 to reach the Wimbledon quarterfinals       ...
17:51, 07/08/2019

WTA roundup: Pera upsets Garcia in Lausanne Bernarda Pera stunned second-seeded Caroline Garcia of France 6-2, 6-4 at the Ladies' Open Lausanne on Wednesday to reach the quarterfinals in Lausanne, Switzerland....
23:51, 07/17/2019

Gauff ready to prove that win over Venus is not a one-off When American high school student Cori Gauff began the 2019 season ranked 875 in the world, not many would have given her a second glance let alone predicted that six months later she would set Wimbledon alight....
00:34, 07/02/2019

Athletics: Brown upsets De Grasse in Canadian 100 metres Aaron Brown edged Olympic triple medallist Andre De Grasse in a photo finish to win the 100 metres at the Canadian championships/world trials in Montreal on Friday....
10:00, 07/27/2019

Uber's High-Profile IPO Upsets With Weak Debut Uber skidded into the public markets, falling 7.6% below the ride-hailing giant’s already conservative offering price in a bleak debut for the nation’s most valuable startup....
02:00, 05/11/2019

ATP roundup: Delbonis upsets Cuevas at Swedish Open Federico Delbonis of Argentina recorded a 6-4, 6-4 victory over third-seeded Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay on Thursday to advance to the quarterfinals of the Swedish Open at Bastad....
03:17, 07/19/2019

Kownacki defeats Arreola, Pascal upsets Brown Unbeaten heavyweight Adam Kownacki ushers Arreola towards retirement at the Barclays Center The post Kownacki defeats Arreola, Pascal upsets Brown appeared first on Boxing News....
09:17, 08/04/2019

Gauff eclipses Venus to steal day one limelight American 15-year-old Cori Gauff stole the show on the opening day of Wimbledon with a debut victory over five-time champion and her inspiration Venus Williams....
00:34, 07/02/2019

Venus prevails in opening Cincinnati match "Former world number one Venus Williams moved through the first round of the Cincinnati Masters when she defeated compatriot Lauren Davis in straight sets on Monday."...
05:17, 08/13/2019

Barty beats Venus to remain on course for No. 1 ranking BIRMINGHAM, England (AP) — French Open champion Ashleigh Barty remains on course for the No. 1 ranking after beating seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams 6-4, 6-3 at the Birmingham Classic on Friday. Barty hit five aces in the 85-minute quarterfinal against former No. 1 Williams and stretch...
20:17, 06/21/2019

Barty closes in on No. 1 spot with victory over Venus "French Open champion Ashleigh Barty warmed up for Wimbledon with a comfortable 6-4 6-3 win over Venus Williams to reach the semi-finals of the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham on Friday."...
02:17, 06/22/2019

Girl, 15, beats Venus and declares: I want to be the greatest Coco Gauff, 15, proclaimed she wanted to be the 'greatest' after beating Venus Williams at Wimbledon but three other younger players with big reputations, Naomi Osaka, Stefanos Tsitsipas and Alexander Zverev, all lost on day one....
08:34, 07/02/2019

Thiem upsets Nadal to reach Barcelona Open final Dominic Thiem has defeated Rafael Nadal in two sets in the semifinal of the Barcelona Open, becoming the first player other than Novak Djokovic to defeat the Spaniard on clay four times        ...
19:51, 04/28/2019

Wimbledon 2019: Reilly Opelka Upsets Stan Wawrinka In a tournament filled with early upsets, Opelka, a 21-year-old American, pulled off another one to reach the third round at a major for the first time....
20:51, 07/03/2019

Rublev upsets top-seeded Thiem to reach Hamburg semifinals Top-seeded Dominic Thiem was upset by Andrey Rublev 7-6 (3), 7-6 (5) in the quarterfinals of the Hamburg European Open        ...
19:00, 07/26/2019

ATP roundup: Andreozzi upsets Karlovic at Hall of Fame Open Argentina's Guido Andreozzi upset sixth-seeded Ivo Karlovic 7-6 (6), 7-6 (7) on Monday in the opening round of the Hall of Fame Open at Newport, R.I....
10:17, 07/16/2019

Rain-hit German GP upsets could be normal in dry F1 races post 2021 The chaotic events of this year's rain-hit German Grand Prix have been tipped to become a more regular occurrence in the dry once Formula 1's planned 2021 overhaul is enacted...
22:00, 08/22/2019

Kohlschreiber upsets Khachanov at Munich Open, Kudla beaten Former champion Philipp Kohlschreiber held on to upset the second-seeded Karen Khachanov 7-6 (6), 6-4 and reach the quarterfinals of the Munich Open on Thursday        ...
00:51, 05/03/2019

Imperious Kipchoge wins in London again as Kosgei upsets favorites Eliud Kipchoge ran the second fastest marathon time ever to clinch his fourth London Marathon title on Sunday, ahead of Britain's Mo Farah who struggled in fifth, while Kenya's Brigid Kosgei impressed to win the women's race....
19:51, 04/28/2019

"God Help Indian Cricket": BCCI's Notice To Dravid Upsets Ganguly Rahul Dravid is allegedly conflicted as he is the NCA Director and also employed as vice-president of India Cements group, which owns IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings....
14:34, 08/07/2019

Unseeded American Kudla upsets 5th-seeded Edmund in Munich Unseeded American player Denis Kudla upset fifth-seeded Kyle Edmund 6-4, 6-3 to reach the second round of the Munich Open Tuesday        ...
20:17, 04/30/2019

| 'My goal is to win Wimbledon,' says teen Gauff after Venus shock Cori Gauff, at 15 the youngest ever qualifier for Wimbledon, is not content with just beating five-time champion Venus Williams - now she wants to win the title....
09:34, 07/02/2019

Tennis: Venus prevails in opening Cincinnati match Former world number one Venus Williams moved through the first round of the Cincinnati Masters when she defeated compatriot Lauren Davis in straight sets on Monday....
00:17, 08/13/2019

Venus may have had a climate suitable for life billions of years ago Nowadays, Venus is sweltering with no liquid water on its surface. But billions of years ago it may have had an ocean and a relatively pleasant climate...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Teenager Gauff backs up Venus win to reach third round American 15-year-old Cori "Coco" Gauff showed her stunning first-round defeat of Venus Williams was no flash in the pan as she outclassed Magdalena Rybarikova 6-3 6-3 to reach the third round of Wimbledon on Wednesday....
06:17, 07/04/2019

Teenager Gauff set for 'dream' debut against idol Venus "Of all the matches spread across the All England Club when Wimbledon begins on Monday none is more intriguing than the one scheduled for late afternoon on Court One between five-times champion Venus Williams and Cori Gauff."...
18:17, 06/30/2019

Possible Federer-Nadal Wimbledon SF; Venus faces 15-year-old Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal set up for a potential semifinal at Wimbledon; Serena Williams in tough quarter of women's bracket        ...
20:34, 06/28/2019

| Svitolina sends Venus packing at Roland Garros Ninth seed Elina Svitolina knocked seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams out of the French Open on Sunday with a comfortable first-round victory....
01:00, 05/27/2019

John Oliver Bakes Cake For Turkmenistan President, Upsets Guinness John Oliver, the US television host who is known for his wicked sense of humour and witty jokes, would have never thought that a funny episode meant to address Turkmenistan President Gurbanguly......
12:51, 08/13/2019

Eurovision Village partying upsets nearby mosque worshippers in Ramadan The Eurovision Song Contest has found few fans in a famous mosque in the Israeli host city, where worshippers have complained that the gaudy festivities are disrupting their observances of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan....
18:17, 05/15/2019

Watch: Johanna Konta upsets American Sloane Stephens in quarterfinals American Sloane Stephens fell short of reaching back-to-back French Open finals after losing to Johanna Konta in straight sets in the quarterfinals of this year's tournament on Tuesday in Paris....
20:51, 06/04/2019

Upsets rule in weekend racing in Ireland, Coronet wins in France It was a weekend of upsets in the Curragh in Ireland with Aidan O'Brien losing one Group 1 race to his son and winning the other with a horse even he didn't fancy to win....
18:51, 07/01/2019

Rahul Gandhi's Letter For A Bridge In Wayanad Upsets Local Legislator A letter by Rahul Gandhi, who represents the Wayanad Lok Sabha constituency in Parliament, to district collector AR Ajayakumar requesting a permanent bridge on the Kalindhi river has not gone down......
04:17, 08/04/2019

Chile’s Garin upsets Cecchinato to reach Munich Open final MUNICH (AP) — Chilean outsider Cristian Garin extended his remarkable run at the Munich Open by reaching the final after beating third-seeded Marco Cecchinato 6-2, 6-4 on Saturday. Garin saved both break points he faced after rain delayed play twice in the second set on the outdoor clay. Ranked No. ...
21:17, 05/04/2019

Brazil stun U.S. in 4x100m final on day of upsets at IAAF World Relays Paulo Andre Camilo de Oliveira powered Brazil to victory in the men's 4x100m event at the IAAF World Relays in Yokohama, Japan, on Sunday as they finished ahead of a strong United States quartet and world champions Britain....
16:00, 05/12/2019

Andy Ruiz Jr. upsets Anthony Joshua in 7th round to win heavyweight titles Andy Ruiz Jr. stunned British boxer Anthony Joshua with a seventh-round technical knockout Saturday night to become the first fighter of Mexican descent to claim the heavyweight title....
03:00, 06/03/2019

How Mercury and Venus can guide our hunt for alien life on exoplanets Earth's nearest neighbours have turned into uninhabitable hellholes. Understanding their transformation will teach us which rocky exoplanets might be fit for life...
13:51, 06/20/2019

Tennis: Teenager Gauff set for 'dream' debut against idol Venus Of all the matches spread across the All England Club when Wimbledon begins on Monday none is more intriguing than the one scheduled for late afternoon on Court One between five-times champion Venus Williams and Cori Gauff....
18:51, 06/30/2019

North Korea hackers ‘Venus-121’ behind attack on activists, firm says A South Korean cybersecurity firm has identified a North Korea hacking group that recently launched a spear-phishing attack while impersonating employees of Seoul's unification ministry....
21:17, 05/01/2019

Konta beats Venus to reach Rome quarter-finals "Johanna Konta beat a third American in the space of four days - and a second in the space of a few hours - defeating Venus Williams 6-2, 6-4 to reach the quarter-finals of the Internazionali BNL D\u0027Italia in Rome."...
18:00, 05/16/2019

| Konta rallies past Stephens to set up Venus clash in Rome Britain's Johanna Konta set up a third round clash with Venus Williams after coming from a set down to beat American Sloane Stephens at the Italian Open....
15:00, 05/16/2019

Cilic upset in straight sets, Venus advances in Cincinnati Marin Cilic ousted in opening round of Western & Southern tennis, Venus Williams advances in straight sets        ...
23:51, 08/12/2019

Teenager Gauff handed dream Wimbledon debut against Venus Fifteen-year-old American Cori 'Coco' Gauff's dream came true on Friday when she was drawn to play idol and five-time champion Venus Williams in the Wimbledon first round....
18:51, 06/28/2019

School girl Gauff turfs idol Venus out of Wimbledon Cori Gauff served up the perfect excuse for playing hooky from school on Monday as the 15-year-old American caused one of the biggest shocks in Wimbledon history by dispatching Venus Williams 6-4 6-4 in the first round on Monday....
21:51, 07/01/2019

Watch a Venus flytrap catch its prey in slow motion Little Shop of Horrors: See the moment an unsuspecting fly meets its demise, captured by photographer Jamie Cooper in his England home.       ...
18:51, 07/02/2019

Bears on the Moon, Musk Vs. Bezos, and How Venus Became Hell in Space A version of this first appeared as the TIME Space newsletter sent on Aug. 10. There are now bears on the moon. No, really. They’re tiny bears—barely half a millimeter in length—but they’re there. And oh yeah, they may be alive. The bears in question are actually ...
16:36, 08/12/2019

Almond Eye's defeat tops long list of weekend upsets in Thoroughbred racing Upsets were the norm around the world during the weekend as Almond Eye finished third in the Yasuda Kinen and long shots came home first in the Derby and Oaks in England and the French Derby....
17:00, 06/03/2019

Henley's Joy upsets, Concrete Rose cements status in weekend turf racing Upsets by Henley's Joy and Preservationist, a status-confirming win by Concrete Rose and a Breeders' Cup "Win and You're In" victory by Promises fulfilled highlight weekend racing in North America....
13:17, 07/08/2019

Sofia Kenin and Katerina Siniakova Follow French Open Upsets With Letdowns The women who beat Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka bowed out in the fourth round. Instead, Ashleigh Barty and Madison Keys reached the quarterfinals....
18:51, 06/03/2019

Trump's China Tariffs To Increase Cost Of Bible, Upsets Religious Groups The trade war that Donald Trump has initiated with China by imposing massive tariffs on the Chinese products has upset one of his core support bases, the influential church community, that fears the......
09:34, 06/26/2019

Chile's Garin upsets Cecchinato to reach Munich Open final Chilean outsider Cristian Garin extended his remarkable run at the Munich Open by reaching the final after beating third-seeded Marco Cecchinato in straight sets        ...
01:17, 05/05/2019

Sacha Baron Cohen upsets Roy Moore in first round of $95 million defamation battle D.C. District Judge Thomas Hogan ruled Monday in favor of CBS, Showtime and the actor, who argued that the defamation case brought against them should be transferred to New York....
13:17, 05/01/2019

Teenager Cori Gauff handed dream Wimbledon debut against Venus "Fifteen-year-old American Cori \u0027Coco\u0027 Gauff\u0027s dream came true on Friday when she was drawn to play idol and five-time champion Venus Williams in the Wimbledon first round."...
20:51, 06/28/2019

Women's round-up: Gauff secures dream debut win over five-time champion Venus "Fifteen-year-old Cori Gauff clinched one of the great Wimbledon upsets as she defeated five-time champion Venus Williams on the opening day on Court One."...
22:00, 07/01/2019

French Open 2019 day one: Venus v Svitolina, Federer wins on return – live! Federer beats Lorenzo Sonego 6-2, 6-4, 6-4Report: Kerber defeated in first roundEmail Daniel or tweet @DanielHarris 5.35pm BST Svitlolina gets to 40-15, then nets a forehand playing her first match point... 5.34pm BST Fucsovics broke Schwartzman back immediately, so they’re 1-1 in the fourth, the la...
18:51, 05/26/2019

Dominic Thiem upsets top-seed Novak Djokovic to reach second consecutive French Open final No. 1 Novak Djokovic fell in five sets to Dominic Thiem, who will play in the French Open final for the second consecutive year.       ...
17:00, 06/08/2019

Netherlands blank Italy, Sweden upsets Germany to reach Women's World Cup semifinals Sweden stunned two-time Women's World Cup champion Germany and will take on the Netherlands, who reached their first semifinal, on Wednesday.       ...
23:34, 06/29/2019

Beyonce upsets hikers by closing one of the Grand Canyon's most sought-after locations to film new music video Some hikers and tourists are upset with Beyonce after the superstar shut down an exclusive and highly sought after part of the Grand Canyon in order to film her latest music video....
17:51, 07/18/2019

'Lucky loser' from US upsets 2018 champ Kerber at Wimbledon Lauren Davis wasn't even supposed to be playing in Wimbledon's main draw but she ended up eliminating defending champion Angelique Kerber        ...
16:34, 07/05/2019

Country House's Kentucky Derby win ranks among biggest upsets in race's history Country House's 2019 Kentucky Derby win is one of the race's biggest upsets ever, with Donerail's win standing as the only horse with longer odds to win        ...
13:00, 05/05/2019

PepsiCo Withdraws Two More Lawsuits Against Farmers The US-based firm had filed the suits against potato farmers for allegedly growing FC-5 variety of potato for which the company had claimed to have obtained Plant Variety Protection (PVP) rights....
20:34, 05/10/2019

Kyrgios withdraws from French Open "Nick Kyrgios has withdrawn from the French Open only days after claiming the event \"sucks\" compared to Wimbledon, according to tournament organisers."...
15:34, 05/24/2019

Kvitova withdraws from Birmingham Classic Two-times defending champion Petra Kvitova withdrawn from next week's Birmingham Classic as she continues to recover from arm injury that forced her to miss the French Open, Britain's Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) said on Wednesday....
17:17, 06/12/2019

Woodley withdraws from fight with Lawler UFC Fight Night in Minneapolis next month will have to be adjusted after former champion Tyron Woodley was forced to withdraw from a welterweight fight against Robbie Lawler, ESPN reported....
19:34, 05/17/2019

| Injured Wie withdraws from US Women's Open US golfer Michelle Wie said Friday the nagging right wrist injury that has sidelined her since March will keep her out of the US Women's Open next week....
00:17, 05/25/2019

Moore, under fire, withdraws from bid for Fed post Economic commentator Stephen Moore has withdrawn from consideration for a seat on the U.S. Federal Reserve Board after weeks of criticism about his political partisanship, shifting views on interest rate policy, and sexist comments about women....
03:17, 05/03/2019

Unwell Ledecky withdraws from 200, 1,500 freestyle Katie Ledecky withdrew from the 200 meters freestyle and will miss her 1,500 title defense at the world swimming championships later on Tuesday due to illness, USA Swimming said....
05:00, 07/23/2019

Venezuela Withdraws From Planned Talks With Opposition Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro pulled his government out of negotiations with the opposition aimed at resolving the country’s political crisis after the Trump administration imposed sweeping sanctions against the authoritarian regime...
07:00, 08/08/2019

Anisimova withdraws from US Open after father's death "Amanda Anisimova has withdrawn from the US Open following the death of her father and coach Konstantin, the USTA [United States Tennis Association] has confirmed."...
13:00, 08/21/2019

Kvitova withdraws from French Open with arm injury Petra Kvitova withdrew from the French Open on Monday due to an injury to her forearm, hours before her first match at the tournament against Romania's Sorana Cirstea....
12:17, 05/27/2019

Fiat Chrysler Withdraws Its Offer for Renault The plan had faced resistance by some Renault shareholders who argued that the Italian-American conglomerate was undervaluing a crown jewel of French industry....
03:34, 06/06/2019

NBA notebook: Harden withdraws from FIBA World Cup Houston Rockets star guard James Harden has withdrawn from playing for USA Basketball in the FIBA World Cup in China, according to the Houston Chronicle....
07:00, 07/20/2019

Report: Cavaliers' Love withdraws from Team USA Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love joined the growing list of withdrawals from USA Basketball's FIBA World Cup roster, The Athletic reported Wednesday....
23:51, 07/24/2019

Shanahan Withdraws as Defense Secretary Nominee President Trump on Tuesday pulled the nomination of Patrick Shanahan to be the permanent defense secretary, saying on Twitter that Mr. Shanahan would devote more time to his family....
21:00, 06/18/2019

Fatigued Djokovic withdraws from Montreal event "Novak Djokovic has withdrawn from next month\u0027s Rogers Cup in Montreal in order to get more rest before opening his hard court season, the world number one said on Thursday."...
23:34, 07/25/2019

US withdraws train crew proposal that came after explosions BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Trump administration is withdrawing a proposal for freight trains to have at least two crew members, which was drafted in response to explosions of crude oil trains in the U.S. and Canada. Department of Transportation officials said Thursday that a review of accident data ...
02:17, 05/24/2019

Clippers G Shamet withdraws from USA training camp Los Angeles Clippers guard Landry Shamet has withdrawn from USA Basketball Select Team camp, according to a report Friday by ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski....
21:51, 08/02/2019

Justin Thomas withdraws from PGA with wrist injury FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Justin Thomas has withdrawn from the PGA Championship with a wrist injury, the first time he has missed a major since his rookie season. Thomas won the PGA Championship two years ago at Quail Hollow, the start of his rise to No. 1 in the world. He now is ranked No. 5. The na...
00:17, 05/14/2019

Nick Kyrgios withdraws from French Open PARIS (AP) — French Open organizers say Nick Kyrgios has withdrawn from the clay-court Grand Slam tournament. The reason for the Australian player’s withdrawal was not immediately clear. Last week, the 36th-ranked Kyrgios defaulted and was fined during his second-round match at the Italian Ope...
15:34, 05/24/2019

Anisimova withdraws from U.S. Open following father's death Rising American teenager Amanda Anisimova has withdrawn from the U.S. Open following the death of her father and longtime coach Konstantin Anisimova, ESPN reported on Monday....
11:51, 08/20/2019

Kerber into Eastbourne final as Jabeur withdraws EASTBOURNE, England (AP) — Defending Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber reached the Eastbourne final on Friday when Ons Jabeur withdrew with an injury. Jabeur rolled her right ankle during Thursday’s quarterfinal match against Alize Cornet and the Tunisian couldn’t recover in time for h...
13:17, 06/28/2019

Ratcliffe withdraws from consideration for intelligence chief The Texas congressman faced questions about padding his résumé and lack of experience. Trump said he would soon name another nominee for director of national intelligence....
22:17, 08/02/2019

Sharapova (shoulder) withdraws from French Open Two-time champion Maria Sharapova announced her withdrawal from the French Open on Wednesday, as she continues to recover from a right shoulder injury....
23:17, 05/15/2019

Tennis: Sharapova withdraws from French Open Twice champion Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from the French Open after failing to recover fully from shoulder surgery, the former world number one said on Wednesday....
03:17, 05/16/2019

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Withdraws Parole Application After Row Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim, the self-styled "godman" convicted of rape and murder, has withdrawn his parole application that created a nationwide row last week....
21:00, 07/01/2019

University of Vermont star withdraws from NBA draft A University of Vermont basketball star who had received several workout invites from NBA teams has officially withdrawn from the draft and will return for his senior year. Coach John Becker told the Burlington Free Press on Monday that Anthony Lamb – who led the Catamounts to their seventh NCAA Tou...
17:17, 05/28/2019

Philippines withdraws top diplomats from Canada over trash row The Philippines is withdrawing top diplomats from Canada after Ottawa missed a deadline to take back 69 shipping containers full of trash, the latest move in a long-running row stoked by threats from Manila's outspoken president....
11:00, 05/16/2019

Planned Parenthood Withdraws From Title X Funding Facing a federal rule that restricts referrals for abortion, the organization decided to reject government funding for family planning for low-income women....
22:51, 08/19/2019

Osaka withdraws from Stuttgart semi with ab strain Top-ranked Naomi Osaka withdrew from the Porsche Grand Prix semifinals because of an abdominal injury        ...
19:51, 04/28/2019

Former champ Ostapenko faces Azarenka in round one, winner to play Osaka, Venus to play Svitolina "The draw for the women’s tournament at the French Open has been completed with the highlight of the opening round seeing former champion Jelena Ostapenko face Victoria Azarenka."...
19:51, 05/23/2019

Del Potro withdraws from U.S. Open as knee rehab continues Juan Martin del Potro will not compete at this year's U.S. Open as the 2009 champion continues to recover from a knee injury, tournament organizers said on Tuesday....
00:51, 08/14/2019

US Withdraws From Nuclear Missile Treaty, Says Russia 'Responsible' The United States on Friday formally abandoned the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty with Russia, a statement from Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said, accusing Moscow of deliberately......
17:51, 08/02/2019

PepsiCo withdraws lawsuits against Indian potato farmers PepsiCo Inc has formally withdrawn lawsuits against Indian farmers that the snack food and drinks maker had accused of infringing its patent by cultivating a potato variety, the company and the growers said on Friday....
17:17, 05/10/2019

Justin Thomas withdraws from PGA Championship with wrist injury One of the favorites at the PGA Championship withdrew Monday. Justin Thomas announced he was pulling out of the second major of the season, being played at Bethpage Black, with a lingering wrist injury. “Unfortunately, I will be withdrawing from the 101st PGA Championship at Bethpage Black thi...
01:51, 05/14/2019

Fiat Chrysler withdraws Renault merger proposal Fiat Chrysler Automobiles withdrew its offer to merge with Groupe Renault on Thursday after the French automaker said it was unable to make a decision on the proposal....
03:17, 06/06/2019

Kvitova withdraws from Toronto event with forearm injury "Twice Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova has withdrawn from next week\u0027s Rogers Cup in Toronto with a nagging forearm injury, Tennis Canada announced on Friday."...
16:51, 08/02/2019

Houston Rockets' P.J. Tucker withdraws from Team USA Basketball Houston Rockets veteran forward P.J. Tucker withdrew from USA Basketball's roster, leaving 14 players in contention for 12 roster spots ahead of the 2019 FIBA World Cup....
04:34, 08/17/2019

| Injured Proteas speedster withdraws from World Cup squad The Proteas have been dealt a Cricket World Cup blow with the news that fast bowler Anrich Nortje has been ruled out of the tournament with a hand injury....
17:51, 05/07/2019

Fiat Chrysler Withdraws Offer to Merge With Renault Fiat Chrysler has withdrawn its proposal to merge with Renault after the French auto maker’s alliance partner, Nissan Motor, refused to back the deal....
01:34, 06/06/2019

AC Milan withdraws from Europa League for finance breaches LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — AC Milan’s decision to voluntarily remove itself from next season’s Europa League to pay for UEFA financial fair play breaches has received the consent of the Court of Arbitration for Sport. UEFA had already fined Milan 12 million euros ($13.5 million) of Eur...
13:17, 06/28/2019

Zion Williamson withdraws from USA Basketball training camp The New Orleans Pelicans' No. 1 draft pick will spend the rest of his summer preparing for the start of his first NBA season.       ...
23:00, 07/22/2019

Housing minister Malthouse withdraws from race to become British PM British housing minister Kit Malthouse withdrew from a race to replace Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday, saying he was a "realist" who saw that there was an appetite for the contest to be over as quickly as possible....
19:34, 06/04/2019

Bevin withdraws from Tour de France with broken ribs Patrick Bevin of New Zealand has withdrawn from the Tour de France ahead of the sixth stage after breaking two ribs in a crash       ...
12:17, 07/11/2019

Sharapova withdraws from Rome with lingering shoulder injury Three-time champion Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from the upcoming Italian Open as she continues to recover from a right shoulder injury        ...
23:17, 05/02/2019

U.S. withdraws from Soviet-era nuclear missile accord with Russia The United States formally withdrew from a landmark 1987 nuclear missile pact with Russia on Friday after determining that Moscow was violating the treaty, an accusation the Kremlin has denied....
02:17, 08/03/2019

Bed Bath & Beyond says investor group withdraws board nominees Bed Bath & Beyond Inc said on Wednesday that an investor group, which had pushed for changes at the home goods retailer, has withdrawn its slate of ten board nominees after reaching an agreement with the company....
13:17, 05/29/2019

Michelle Wie withdraws from US Women's Open with injury Michelle Wie says she has withdrawn from next week's U.S. Women's Open as she recovers from a hand injury        ...
21:00, 05/24/2019

Elliott withdraws domination agreement request at Uniper AGM Activist fund Elliott, Uniper's No.2 shareholder, on Tuesday said it had decided to withdraw a motion that could have forced the German energy group to enter talks over a so-called domination agreement with top investor Fortum....
14:51, 05/21/2019

Osaka withdraws from Rome quarters with right hand injury Top-ranked Naomi Osaka has withdrawn from her quarterfinal match at the Italian Open on Friday due to a right hand injury        ...
13:17, 05/17/2019

NATO chief says end of nuclear treaty is 'serious setback,' after US withdraws The official demise of a landmark arms control pact between the US and Russia is a "bad day" for stability in Europe, the military alliance's Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg told CNN Friday, hours after the US withdrew from the pact....
23:17, 08/03/2019

Peru swimmer withdraws from Pan Am Games after failed test Peruvian swimmer Mauricio Fiol has pulled out of the Pan Am Games after failing two drugs tests in the run up to the multi-sport event which is being staged in his home city....
10:17, 08/03/2019

US formally withdraws from Reagan-era nuclear pact with Russia Washington and Moscow walked out of the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces treaty that Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev signed in 1987.        ...
06:17, 08/03/2019

Golf: Recovering Wie withdraws from next week's U.S. Women's Open Former U.S. Women's Open champion Michelle Wie has pulled out of next week's major tournament because of continuing wrist problems, she said on Friday....
00:17, 05/25/2019

Kvitova withdraws from French Open, hopeful for Wimbledon Petra Kvitova withdrew from the French Open before her first round match on Monday due to an injury to her forearm but the Czech is hopeful she will be able to compete at Wimbledon....
13:00, 05/27/2019

The Latest: Andreescu withdraws from French Open with injury The Latest from the French Open: Bianca Andreescu, the No. 22 seed from Canada, has withdrawn ahead of her second-round match against Sofia Kenin due to a right shoulder injury.        ...
19:34, 05/29/2019

Fiat Chrysler withdraws merger offer for Renault Fiat Chrysler said on Wednesday it was withdrawing its $35 billion merger offer for Renault, calling off what would have been a landmark deal to create the world's third-biggest automaker....
01:34, 06/06/2019

WHO flags Ebola risk in Rwanda, but then withdraws its report The World Health Organization on Thursday withdrew a report that said an Ebola patient may have entered Rwanda, suggesting the deadly virus could spread to that country for the first time....
04:17, 07/19/2019

Bassey Withdraws from NBA Draft, Will Return for Sophomore Season WKU Athletics BOWLING GREEN, Ky. — WKU Hilltopper Basketball freshman center Charles Bassey officially withdrew from the NBA Draft on Wednesday night and will return to school for his sophomore season.   Bassey had previously declared for the draft without signing with an agent in order to receive e...
22:00, 05/30/2019

Patrick Shanahan withdraws from consideration to be defense secretary Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan on Tuesday withdrew himself from consideration to be formally nominated to head the Defense Department, President Donald Trump announced....
23:00, 06/18/2019

Kraft Heinz withdraws outlook after dismal results Kraft Heinz Co reported weak sales on Thursday, prompting the maker of packaged foods to write down the value of several business units by more than $1 billion and drop its full-year forecast as it struggles to lure back customers....
03:34, 08/09/2019

Fiat Chrysler withdraws Renault merger offer Renault's ongoing delays in whether to engage in formal discussions cited; French government blamed Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has withdrawn its offer of a '50/50 merger' with Renault. If it had gone ahead the deal would have created one of the world's biggest car firms, but a FCA statement sa...
14:51, 06/06/2019

Katie Ledecky withdraws from 2 events at world championships due to illness Katie Ledecky will not participate in the 200-meter freestyle prelims nor the 1,500-meter final at the world swimming championships due to illness.       ...
05:17, 07/23/2019

Maria Sharapova withdraws from French Open, citing right shoulder Two-time French Open champion Maria Sharapova has pulled out of the year's second Grand Slam tournament because of her injured right shoulder.        ...
01:00, 05/16/2019

Tiger Woods withdraws from PGA Tour event with side strain Struggling with his game and his ailing body, Tiger Woods has withdrawn from the PGA Tour's Northern Trust event because of a "mild oblique strain that led to pain and stiffness."...
18:51, 08/09/2019

Indiabulls Housing Shares Rise As Petitioner Withdraws Case The company said on Wednesday the petitioner had admitted in court that the petition was defective in nature and that he would approach the court after rectifying it....
14:00, 06/13/2019

Patrick Shanahan Withdraws Nomination as Defense Secretary and Steps Down Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has decided to pull out from the nomination process to become full-time Defense Secretary amid news reports that he, his ex-wife and son were involved in domestic violence incidents in 2010 and 2011. “It is unfortunate that a painful and deeply persona...
01:17, 06/19/2019

Government Withdraws Enhanced Surcharge On Foreign Investors: 10 Points Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday announced a slew of measures, including the rollback of big ticket budget announcements, to revive the economy, which clocked its lowest rate of growth in......
17:00, 08/23/2019

Former champion Justin Thomas withdraws from PGA Championship with wrist injury Thomas won the 2017 PGA Championship, his first career major, by two strokes ahead of Francesco Molinari, Louis Oosthuizen and Patrick Reed.        ...
01:17, 05/14/2019

In a Blow to Maduro, Russia Withdraws Key Defense Support to Venezuela Russia has withdrawn key defense advisers from Venezuela, an embarrassment for President Nicolás Maduro as Moscow weighs the leader’s political and economic resilience against growing U.S. pressure....
04:17, 06/03/2019

Washington Governor Inslee withdraws bid for U.S. Democratic presidential nomination Washington state Governor Jay Inslee, who made the fight against climate change the focus of his White House campaign, said on Wednesday he was withdrawing from the race for the 2020 U.S. Democratic presidential nomination....
07:00, 08/22/2019

Simmons backflips, withdraws from Australia's Word Cup squad Ben Simmons' new contract extension with the Philadelphia 76ers came with bad news for Australian basketball fans _ he won't play for the Boomers at the World Cup.       ...
18:00, 07/17/2019

Independent Minister Quits, Withdraws Support To Karnataka Coalition As the ruling Congress-JDS coalition continues to be in full crisis mode, lawmakers from the grand old party arrived at Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara's home for a breakfast meeting....
08:51, 07/08/2019

Trump withdraws John Ratcliffe’s bid to be next Director of National Intelligence President Trump announced Friday, via tweet, that he was withdrawing Rep. John Ratcliffe’s nomination to be the next Director of National Intelligence. “Our great Republican Congressman John Ratcliffe is being treated very unfairly by the LameStream Media. Rather than going through months of slander...
23:51, 08/02/2019

FCA withdraws Renault merger offer, blaming French state Fiat Chrysler pulled a $35 billion merger offer for Renault. FCA said "political conditions in France do not currently exist for such a combination to proceed successfully."...
12:51, 06/06/2019

Raj Thackeray To Appear Before Probe Agency; Party Withdraws Thane Bandh MNS chief Raj Thackeray will appear before the Enforcement Directorate or ED in connection with a money laundering probe and has appealed to the party workers not to protest over the issue, a party......
16:00, 08/20/2019

Lawyer for Nipsey Hussle's accused killer withdraws after threats Prominent defense attorney Chris Darden, a onetime member of the O.J. Simpson prosecution team who was representing the accused killer of Los Angeles rapper-activist Nipsey Hussle, withdrew from the case on Friday, citing threats against his family....
00:17, 05/11/2019

De Blasio ‘temporarily’ withdraws TLC chief nominee after ‘awful’ hearing Mayor Bill de Blasio has “temporarily” withdrawn the nomination of Jeff Roth to lead the city’s Taxi and Limousine Commission. The news comes four days after Roth’s disastrous confirmation hearing, where the former TLC deputy commissioner deflected question after question abo...
02:17, 07/23/2019

Top-seeded Barty withdraws from French Open warm-up event Top-seeded Ashleigh Barty has withdrawn from the Internationaux de Strasbourg clay-court tournament because of a right arm injury        ...
16:34, 05/21/2019

Katie Ledecky Withdraws From 2 Races at Swimming Worlds Because of Illness The five-time Olympic champion pulled out of the final for the 1,500-meter freestyle and the qualifying heats for the 200 free on Tuesday, two days after she was upset in the 400 free....
10:00, 07/23/2019

Planned Parenthood withdraws from federal program over Trump rule Group’s acting president and CEO says centers will remain open but predicts many women will ‘delay or go without’ carePlanned Parenthood said on Monday it was withdrawing from the federal family planning program rather than abide by a new Trump administration rule prohibiting clinics from referring ...
06:51, 08/20/2019

Woman Who Accused Chief Justice Of Sex Harassment Withdraws From Inquiry The woman who accused Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi of sexual harassment today said she was boycotting the "in-house proceedings" due to "serious concerns and reservations". In a detailed statement to......
18:51, 04/30/2019

Maria Sharapova withdraws from French Open: ‘I really miss you Paris’ • Two-times champion still struggling with shoulder injury• ‘Sometimes the right decisions aren’t always the easiest ones’Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from the French Open because of a shoulder problem. The two-times Roland Garros champion has not played since January and had surgery on her injury ...
01:51, 05/16/2019

Planned Parenthood withdraws from federal family planning program WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC NEWS) – Planned Parenthood announced on Monday that it was withdrawing from Title X, the federal family planning program that provides affordable birth control, over a new Trump administration rule that bars clinics in the program from giving abortion provider referrals. ...
17:34, 08/20/2019

Jonah Bolden withdraws from Australia's Basketball World Cup squad Bolden has returned to the US for personal reasonsDeng Adel and Brock Motum in the mix as replacements for the BoomersBoomers teammates have thrown their support behind Jonah Bolden, who has withdrawn from Australia’s Basketball World Cup squad for personal reasons. After impressing in the two-match...
15:51, 08/19/2019

Donald Trump withdraws Stephen Moore as Fed board nominee Stephen Moore, President Donald Trump's nominee to the Federal Reserve board of governors, withdrew his name from consideration Thursday, the president announced....
20:00, 05/02/2019

Rothschild withdraws from advising Adani on Australia coal project Rothschild & Co has decided not to advise India's Adani in the financing or development of the $4 billion Carmichael coal mine in Queensland, Australia, a letter from the bank to an environmental group said....
10:17, 05/15/2019

Nike withdraws sneaker as colonial-era US flag proves controversial A shoe from the US firm featuring a former version of the American flag has been withdrawn. The banner, known as the "Betsy Ross" flag, has links to a period of slavery....
05:00, 07/03/2019

Stephen Moore withdraws from consideration for Federal Reserve post President Trump announced that Stephen Moore, his pick for the Federal Reserve Board, removed his name from the nomination process about an hour after Moore said he was “all in” despite growing criticism over his selection. “Steve Moore, a great pro-growth economist and a truly fin...
21:51, 05/02/2019

Woods withdraws from Northern Trust Open with stiff back Tiger Woods has been forced to withdraw from the Northern Trust Open due to pain and stiffness in his surgically repaired back, the PGA Tour said on Friday....
17:51, 08/09/2019

Trump's Federal Reserve pick withdraws from consideration – live Stephen Moore, economist beset by legal and financial issues, pulls out following multiple reports by the Guardian on his pastTrump’s Fed pick underpaid ex-wife’s alimony for years – exclusiveSign up to the US briefing and get a new perspective 9.19pm BST Stephen Moore, a nominee to the Federal Rese...
22:34, 05/02/2019

Silverstone F2: Prema's Gelael withdraws hours before feature race Prema Racing driver Sean Gelael has withdrawn from this weekend's Silverstone Formula 2 round citing 'personal reasons', after being given a grid-drop just before the first race...
21:00, 07/13/2019

Michigan Rep. Justin Amash Formally Withdraws From House GOP Caucus WASHINGTON — Rep. Justin Amash of Michigan formally withdrew from the House Republican conference Monday, days after announcing he is leaving the GOP because he has become disenchanted with partisan politics and “frightened by what I see from it.” Amash, who had been the only Repub...
03:51, 07/09/2019

Trump Withdraws Controversial Push To Add Citizenship Question To Census President Donald Trump on Thursday backed down from his controversial push to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census, effectively conceding defeat in a battle he had revived last week and......
05:51, 07/12/2019

Conservative Vatican cardinal withdraws support for Steve Bannon Conservative Cardinal Raymond Burke, for years a strong backer of Steve Bannon, has yanked his support for the former Trump White House adviser and his plan to set up a right-wing Catholic academy in Italy....
22:00, 06/26/2019

Zion Williamson withdraws from USA Basketball training camp, per report The New Orleans Pelicans' No. 1 draft pick will spend the rest of his summer preparing for the start of his first NBA season.       ...
22:17, 07/22/2019

FIFA withdraws claim of 1 million tickets sold at World Cup FIFA has withdrawn a claim that 1 million tickets have been sold for the Women's World Cup and now says the total includes people paying nothing to attend games, including VIPs and even medical staff       ...
14:17, 06/12/2019

SNC-Lavalin expects lower results in 2019, withdraws outlook Construction and engineering firm SNC-Lavalin Group Inc on Monday withdrew its forecast for 2019 and said it expected significantly lower results, as it plans to explore options for its resources unit and exit contracts in which a fixed price is agreed for the execution of a project....
14:34, 07/22/2019

Planned Parenthood withdraws from Title X family planning program Planned Parenthood announced on Monday that it was withdrawing from Title X, the federal family planning program that provides affordable birth control, over a new Trump administration rule that bars clinics in the program from giving abortion provider referrals. Calling the provision an “unet...
02:00, 08/21/2019

GeoPark withdraws request for key permit to drill for crude in Peru GeoPark has withdrawn its request for an environmental permit to begin drilling for crude in the Peruvian Amazon amid protests from indigenous tribes, the oil company said on Thursday....
06:00, 06/21/2019

CBI Withdraws Request Seeking Permission For Further Probe In Bofors Case The CBI on Thursday withdrew from a Delhi court its application that had sought permission to further probe the politically sensitive Rs 64-crore Bofors payoff case....
13:34, 05/16/2019

Judicial nominee withdraws after GOP senators accuse him of anti-Catholic bias Michael Bogren, nominated to serve on a U.S. District Court in Michigan, had defended the City of East Lansing sued by a farm that refused to allow same-sex marriages on its property....
22:51, 06/12/2019

China Elected Food and Agriculture Organisation Head, India Withdraws China's Qu Dongyu has been elected the Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) - a race from which India withdrew its candidate earlier this month....
11:51, 06/24/2019

California congressman Eric Swalwell withdraws from 2020 presidential race Swalwell announces departure as billionaire Tom Steyer prepares to make late entry into the crowded Democratic fieldCalifornia congressman Eric Swalwell has withdrawn from the 2020 presidential race, ending his longshot candidacy for the Democratic Party’s nomination to instead focus on his re-elect...
07:17, 07/09/2019

Kyle Lowry withdraws from USA FIBA World Cup team due to thumb injury He had surgery last month to repair a torn tendon that dogged him during the NBA playoffs, and was hopeful of being on the floor as early as Tuesday when the Americans resume practice in El Segundo, California....
02:51, 08/13/2019

Turkish Democratic Left Party candidate withdraws from Istanbul poll An opposition candidate announced on Sunday he was withdrawing from next month's rerun of mayoral elections in Istanbul, in a move likely to aid the man who was declared the winner when the vote was initially held in March....
17:17, 05/12/2019

Tiger Woods withdraws from PGA Tour playoff event with oblique strain Tiger Woods withdrew several hours before his scheduled second round tee time at the Northern Trust on Friday due to an oblique strain.       ...
02:17, 08/10/2019

Stephen Moore: Trump's Federal Reserve pick withdraws nomination President said on Twitter Moore ‘decided to withdraw’ just hours after Moore insisted he was ‘all in’Follow the latest US politics news liveStephen Moore, the conservative economics commentator, will no longer be nominated to the Federal Reserve by Donald Trump, the president said on Thursday.Trump ...
22:34, 05/02/2019

University of Vermont star withdraws from NBA draft to finish senior year A University of Vermont basketball star who had received several workout invites from NBA teams has officially withdrawn from the draft and will return for his senior year....
20:51, 05/27/2019

French Open: Caroline Wozniacki upset, No. 2 Petro Kvitova withdraws Veronika Kudermetova upset Caroline Wozniacki and Petra Kvitova withdrew from her match against Sorana Cirstea on Monday at the French Open in Paris....
19:00, 05/27/2019

French Open: Caroline Wozniacki Loses; Petra Kvitova Withdraws In a performance emblematic of a difficult season, Wozniacki fell Monday in the first round to Veronika Kudermetova. Kvitova pulled out because of an injured left forearm....
18:51, 05/27/2019

Russia withdraws key defense advisers support to Maduro, seen as major setback Russia has withdrawn key defense advisers from Venezuela, an embarrassment for President Nicolás Maduro as Moscow weighs the leader’s political and economic resilience against growing U.S. pressure....
07:17, 06/03/2019

UPDATE 1-Bed Bath & Beyond says investor group withdraws board nominees after agreement Bed Bath & Beyond Inc said on Wednesday a group of activist investors, which had pushed for sweeping changes at the home goods retailer, has withdrawn its slate of 10 board nominees after reaching an agreement with the company....
13:17, 05/29/2019

Chris Darden withdraws from Nipsey Hussle case, citing threats Former prosecutor Chris Darden, who famously served on the OJ Simpson murder trial and was representing the man accused of killing Nipsey Hussle, has decided to withdraw from the rapper’s murder case — saying he and his children are receiving threats. The 63-year-old defense attorney announced...
23:34, 05/10/2019

Nick Kyrgios withdraws from French Open for second successive year due to illness Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios has withdrawn from the French Open, just days after saying the clay-court tournament 'sucks' in comparison to Wimbledon....
16:00, 05/24/2019

World No. 1 Naomi Osaka withdraws mid-match from Western & Southern Open with injury Early in the third set of a quarterfinal match Friday on Center Court, World No. 1 Naomi Osaka injured her left knee and could not continue        ...
10:00, 08/17/2019

John Daly withdraws from British Open after spider bite, being denied use of cart John Daly detailed an incident on Sunday describing how he suffered a bite from a brown recluse spider in England. He also wasn't allowed cart.        ...
18:00, 07/09/2019

Nike Defends Pulling 'Betsy Ross' Sneaker as Arizona Governor Withdraws Aid The sneaker giant defended its decision to pull a July Fourth shoe from shelves after NFL-star-turned-activist Colin Kaepernick objected to the design, a move that stoked controversy inside and outside the company....
09:34, 07/03/2019

Illinois district withdraws ‘Teaching Palestine’ course critics say was anti-Semitic propaganda A Chicago-area school district came under fire for promoting a course for educators called "Teaching Palestine," which officials agreed was "one-sided" and critics called "anti-Semitic" propaganda....
18:00, 05/31/2019

Fiat Chrysler withdraws merger offer for Renault, blames French politics Fiat Chrysler said it has abandoned its $35 billion merger offer for Renault, blaming French politics for scuttling what would have been a landmark deal to create the world's third-biggest automaker....
08:00, 06/06/2019

Robert Vadra Withdraws Plea Seeking Protection From Probe Agency Action Businessman Robert Vadra Thursday withdrew his plea, filed in the Delhi High Court, for direction to the Enforcement Directorate not to take any coercive action against him in a money laundering case....
10:34, 07/18/2019

Republicans Quietly Relieved After Stephen Moore Withdraws From Federal Reserve Nomination Senate Republicans are breathing a sigh of relief after President Donald Trump’s controversial pick for the Federal Reserve decided to bow out in the face of persistent controversy over his past remarks. The decision spared them from having to cast a vote on Stephen Moore, a regular on cable n...
08:34, 05/03/2019

American teen tennis sensation withdraws from US Open after father's sudden death Rising American teen tennis star Amanda Anisimova is withdrawing from the upcoming U.S. Open after the sudden death of her father, her agent said Tuesday....
21:00, 08/20/2019

John Ratcliffe withdraws name for top intelligence post, as Trump blames 'LameStream Media' President Trump announced Friday that Rep. John Ratcliffe, R-Texas, is withdrawing as his nominee for director of national intelligence, citing his tough treatment at the hands of “the LameStream Media.”...
02:17, 08/03/2019

John Ratcliffe: Trump's intelligence chief pick withdraws amid qualification doubts The Texas congressman is a known Trump ally who questioned former special counsel Robert Mueller during testimony last weekDonald Trump’s pick for national intelligence director, John Ratcliffe, withdrew from consideration Friday after just five days as he faced growing questions about his experienc...
07:17, 08/03/2019

California lawmaker withdraws bill banning flavored tobacco products after 'hostile amendments' A proposed California bill that would prohibit sales of flavored tobacco products in stores and vending machines in the nation's most populous state was withdrawn Thursday....
07:34, 05/24/2019

UPDATE 3-Fiat Chrysler withdraws merger offer for Renault, blames French politics Fiat Chrysler said it has abandoned its $35 billion merger offer for Renault , blaming French politics for scuttling what would have been a landmark deal to create the world's third-biggest automaker....
07:17, 06/06/2019

In Defiance of Trump's 'Gag Rule,' Planned Parenthood Withdraws From Title X; Low-Income Women Most Likely to be Affected The fears of low-income women who rely on Planned Parenthood for reproductive health services were confirmed on Monday: In response to attempts by the Trump administration to stifle abortion rights by imposing a gag order on health practitioners, the 103-year-old organization announced that it has o...
00:51, 08/20/2019

Kamal Nath's Nephew Withdraws Anticipatory Bail Plea In VVIP Chopper Scam Businessman Ratul Puri, nephew of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, this morning withdrew his petition from the Delhi High Court seeking direction to a trial court not to pronounce order on......
12:00, 08/06/2019

Regis Prograis withdraws from World Boxing Super Series, leaving Josh Taylor without an opponent Regis Prograis has filed a lawsuit against World Boxing Super Series organisers, Comosa AG, on the basis of a ‘breach of contractual obligations’ The post Regis Prograis withdraws from World Boxing Super Series, leaving Josh Taylor without an opponent appeared first on Boxing News....
14:17, 08/10/2019

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....
00:34, 08/24/2019

| 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....
06:34, 07/03/2019