Serena Williams was seeded No. 17 for the US Open, nine spots higher than her current ranking of No. 26. The U.S. Tennis Association announced the seedings for the main draws of women's and men's singles on Tuesday. Williams was put one place behind
Making that turnaround even tougher this time could be Kvitova's second-round opponent, Serena Williams. As with Kerber and Keys, Serena, who has played just one match and won just one game since Wimbledon, could use the match play. She'll start ...
There's a lot this year, including Serena Williams, Victoria Azarenka, Mandy Minella and Andreea Mitu—to name a few. The 29-year-old Belarusian is also motivated by how so many players are doing well deep into their 30s. 09:01. —Olga was ranked No.
After working for 10 years as a member of tennis great Serena Williams' team, it never ceases to amaze me the physicality and complexity of this non-contact sport. A typical pro tennis player will change direction in one set more times than an NFL
Williams skipped the Rogers Cup in Montreal last week after suffering the worst defeat of her career at the hands of Johanna Konta in the opening round of the Silicon Valley Classic. The former world No. 1 also shared the emotional challenges she has
Serena Williams serves to Petra Kvitova, of the Czech Republic, at the Western & Southern Open tennis tournament. (AP). Tennis superstar Serena Williams has run into a few roadblocks since returning to the court following her pregnancy and related - - -
Since her debut in 1998, Serena Williams has easily remained one of the best dressed players on the tennis circuit. But this year, the 23-time Grand Slam champion is really upping her game with a special U.S. Open ensemble designed by Virgil Abloh for ... -
Balancing motherhood with her prestigious tennis career since giving birth to her daughter in September, the 23-time Grand Slam champion has endured a post-pregnancy scare, postpartum depression, a pectoral injury that forced her out of the French Open
MASON – Petra Kvitova certainly got the short end of the stick in drawing a second-round match with an ascendent Serena Williams. Kvitova, the ... More: Roger Federer wins in straight sets in Western & Southern Tennis Open return. More: Murray's ride - -
CINCINNATI, OH, USA - Serena Williams may have enjoyed a straight-sets win over Daria Gavrilova in the first round of the Western and Southern Open - but don't make the mistake of assuming it was straightforward. "It's never easy, no matter what the ...
Serena Williams will return to the tennis court at the Rogers Cup next month. The 23-time Grand Slam winner was granted a wild card into the tournament, a WTA Premier 5 event. Williams, who fell in straight sets in this month's Wimbledon final, has not ...
Serena Williams says she's been struggling with postpartum emotions and wants other new moms to know they are “totally normal.” The 23-time Grand Slam champion suffered the most lopsided defeat of her career, a 6-1, 6-0 loss to Johanna Konta in San ... - -
Williams missed returns and sprayed her groundstrokes long and wide. Konta, who captured her first WTA title two years ago at Stanford, got on a roll with a quick first set and didn't take a chance in letting Williams get back in it. Konta closed the -
"He'd have so much to prove," Williams said of Kaepernick's potential comeback. "I would. I can't imagine he would be any different. 'Man, I'm about to show out. Y'all gonna see stuff you've never seen before.'" The tennis star donated $10,000 to
Today in Tha Wire fresh off of Mommy duty, tennis world champ Serena Williams, returns to the court to add a few more titles to her legacy. The 2018 Teen Choice Athlete of The Year is playing in the Cincinnati Masters, and will take on Daria Gavrilova