Serena Williams Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Billie Jean King wades into equal pay debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 1 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    ... more prize money because they attract bigger audiences. He was fiercely criticized by Andy Murray and Serena Williams, the women's world No.1, before taking to Facebook to apologize for his comments. "I want Djokovic, Federer and Murray and those ...

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  2. Alabama teen stars in Nike ad featuring LeBron, Kobe, Kyrie and other basketball greatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 1 | Alabama Live

    ... Durant and Anthony Davis, as well as Elena Delle Donne of the WNBA, with guest appearances by tennis star Serena Williams and hip-hop artist Future. He admits that he was intimidated to meet the superstar basketball players at first, but "only when ...

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  3. Billie Jean King: 'Women have to stick up for themselves and fight'Read the original story

    Friday Apr 1 | GantDaily.com

    ... more prize money because they attract bigger audiences. He was fiercely criticized by Andy Murray and Serena Williams, the women's world No.1, before taking to Facebook to apologize for his comments. "I want Djokovic, Federer and Murray and those ...

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  4. Is Serena losing her touch?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 29 | Iol.co.za

    Questions over the long reign of Serena Williams at the top of women s tennis were reignited as she suffered a crushing loss at the Miami Open. Questions over the long reign of Serena Williams at the top of women's tennis were reignited last night as she suffered a crushing loss at the Miami Open.

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  5. Why everyone hates SharapovaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    ... mere days after wedding invitations went out, Wozniacki's most enthusiastic supporter was also an opponent. Serena Williams became her private and public cheerleader, even telling Vogue: "Let's just put an end to this myth that women players cannot ...

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  6. NY Empire Grabs Local Star Christina McHale With First Overall Pick in Mylan WTT DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2016 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... as high as No. 24, reached the Round of 32 in Indian Wells last week, and this week pushed World No. 1 Serena Williams to three sets in their second-round match in Miami this week. "We are delighted to have selected Christina McHale as the anchor of ...

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  7. Jeremy Clarkson dubs fans of women's boxing 'sexual deviants' as he ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... the men's tennis matches. I think that's one of the reasons why maybe we should get awarded more.' American Serena Williams, 34, said: 'Those remarks are very much mistaken and very inaccurate. Last year the women's final at the US Open sold out ...

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  8. Del Potro to face Federer on comeback trail for bothRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Bangkok Post

    ... important player for our sport with his personality and all he has achieved in his career." World number one Serena Williams will begin the quest for her fourth consecutive Miami Open crown and the ninth of her career on Thursday when she faces ...

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  9. Miami twice: Open showdown between Del Potro and Federer as both continue on comeback trailRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    ... important player for our sport with his personality and all he has achieved in his career." World number one Serena Williams will begin the quest for her fourth consecutive Miami Open crown and the ninth of her career on Thursday when she faces ...

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  10. Andy Murray, Feminist, Is '100 Percent' In Favor Of Equal Pay In TennisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | ThinkProgress

    ... for equal pay, he thinks that men should earn more now because more people watch their matches. While Serena Williams and Indian Wells champion Victoria Azarenka both spoke out against Moore's offensive comments, those in men's tennis were ...

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  11. Djokovic tenders apology for comments over women's prize moneyRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    ... he just wanted that all players should be awarded for their play and effort. Earlier, world number one Serena Williams and British tennis star Andy Murray issued stringing rebuke on Djokovic over his controversial comments. Describing Djokovic's ...

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  12. Sport24.co.za | Serena hopes home turf can bring titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | News24

    World number one Serena Williams, who lost finals at the Australian Open and last week at Indian Wells, is counting on the Miami Open to revamp her title-winning form. The 34-year-old American is top seed for the WTA and ATP hard-court event as well as the three-time defending champion with eight wins overall.

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  13. Winnipeg Olympian happy to see tennis official step down after sexist commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | CBC News

    ... "go down every night on their knees and thank God Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal were born." Elite players Serena Williams and Victoria Azarenka publicly criticized Moore, as did executives from the men's and women's tours. Kirby, a former pro ...

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  14. Monday's Sports in BriefRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2016 | Northern Michigan News

    ... Moore apologized after he was roundly criticized by executives from the women's and men's pro tours, players Serena Williams and Victoria Azarenka and on social media for his comments Sunday on the tournament's last day. The 69-year-old former ...

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  15. Indian Wells CEO quits after commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | BBC News

    World number one Serena Williams, pictured with Raymond Moore, lost the Indian Wells final on Sunday, but has won 21 Grand Slam titles Moore, 69, said the women's game "rides on the coat-tails" of the men - a view described as "sexist" by the United States Tennis Association . Moore said female players "should get down on their knees" in thanks to male counterparts such as Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.

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  16. Epix Serves Up Original Documentary 'Serena'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | Black Enterprise

    While sitting at a press conference minutes after her finals loss at Indian Wells , Serena Williams blasted the event's tournament director, Raymond Moore, who was under fire for making sexist comments before the match. Moore insinuated women tennis players ride on the coattails of male tennis stars.

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  17. Meldonium can take months to leave body, says drug makerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | ABC News

    ... world by announcing earlier this month that she had failed a doping test for the drug after a loss to Serena Williams at this year's Australian Open. Sharapova, who is provisionally banned while the International Tennis Federation (ITF) ...

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  18. Serena Williams' coattails are carrying a pretty heavy load when it ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | Canada.com

    ... things because if you asked a casual tennis fan to name three active American players, the answer would be: Serena Williams, Venus Williams, and I don't know can you give me a hint? James Something? Those twins that used to have long hair but don't ...

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  19. Top Tennis Official: Female Players Should 'Thank God' For MenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | Switched

    The Women's Tennis Association has ranked Serena Williams as the world No. 1 in singles on six separate occasions.

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  20. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | White Lake Beacon

    ... and thank God that Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal were born, because they have carried this sport." Top-ranked Serena Williams objected when asked about Moore's comments after she lost 6-4, 6-4 to Victoria Azarenka in the final. She says "those ...

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