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  1. ESPN's Bryant: Megawealthy Williams' Sisters of Tennis Are Victims of Racism and SexismRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NewsBusters.org

    ESPN Magazine writer Howard Bryant, a sports reporter better known for his Black Lives Matter rants about police brutality and his disgust with public displays of patriotism in pro sports, jazzed things up in his latest column with a nasty attack against an unnamed long-time associate in the February 27 issue . Tennis megastars Serena and Venus Williams faced off for the Australian Open championship, but Bryant managed to see them as victims of both racism and sexism in "[t]he Williams Movement In a time of unrest, Serena Williams' 23rd grand slam title stands as a triumph of talent, perseverance and self-belief."

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  2. Yulia hopes to join the Lucky FourRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Star Online

    ... the quarter-finals of the French Open last year - her first in the Grand Slam - before losing to world No. 1 Serena Williams. Earlier this month, the 1.63m-tall Putintseva reached the final of the St Petersburg Ladies Trophy - her first WTA final - ...

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  3. Tennis stars shiningRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Thursday Magnet

    On court: Murray Walsh, John Gardiner, John Rheinberger, Stefan Bertella and Dennis Love at the Country Week of Tennis event. Merimbula junior Hollie Staight got a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity recently to toss the coin during the ladies semi-final of the Australian Open featuring Serena Williams.

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  4. Roger Federer has no plans to retire anytime soonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    ... it was 28.6 years. In fact, at this year's Australian Open, all four singles finalists were in their 30s : Serena Williams (35), Venus Williams (36), Roger Federer (35) and Rafael Nadal (30). One of the reasons is that the game is more physically ...

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  5. Karolina Pliskova beats Caroline Wozniacki for first time in Qatar finalRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... match with a 3-0 record against Pliskova, who will remain No. 3 in the world rankings. Pliskova felt beating Serena Williams on the way to the U.S. Open final past year was a turning point in her career, which has seen her add two WTA titles already ...

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  6. Kerber focuses on form, not top spot, in DubaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pattaya Mail

    Top-seeded Angelique Kerber has a chance to reclaim the No. 1 ranking from Serena Williams by winning the Dubai Tennis Championships, which started Sunday.

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  7. Successful aging: What older athletes remind us about healthy longevityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Pasadena Star-News

    Q The recent Australian Open tennis tournament was astounding. Roger Federer is 35, as is Serena Williams; her sister Venus is 36. That's old for competitive and winning athletes.

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  8. Recapping the Tennis Week that Was, By the NumbersRead the original story

    Monday | Tennis Now

    ... The Frenchman tossed in 23 doubles to go with his 37 aces. The gap that currently exists between World No.1 Serena Williams and World No.2 Angelique Kerber . Kerber can reclaim the top spot by winning the title in Dubai. She'll play Mona Barthel of ...

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  9. Johanna Konta withdraws from Dubai Duty Free ChampionshipsRead the original story

    Sunday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... a bye into the second round. Top-seeded Angelique Kerber has a chance to reclaim the No. 1 ranking from Serena Williams by winning the Dubai Tennis Championships, which started on Sunday. Kerber is working to keep the ranking permutations out of her ...

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  10. Christian mom blogger reveals engagement to Abby WambachRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Mail

    ... ompany MINI USA withdrew her from its heavily promoted advertising campaign, which also starred tennis great Serena Williams.

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  11. Pliskova wins second title of the yearRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 19 | Fiji Times

    ... before Pliskova ended the match as she had begun it, by breaking Wozniacki's serve. Pliskova felt beating Serena Williams on the way to the US Open final last year was a turning point in her career, which has seen her add two WTA titles already in ...

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  12. Sport24.co.za | Kerber keen for revival not top spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | News24

    Angelique Kerber insisted Sunday that reviving her flagging fortunes on tour is her main priority rather than reclaiming the world number one ranking from Serena Williams at the Dubai Tennis Championships. However, she promptly lost the honour in Melbourne last month as Williams won the Australian Open, reclaiming her long-held number one ranking in the process.

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  13. Dubai Tennis Championships wants to be no less than the bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Al Bawaba

    ... Sunday will see German star Angelique Kerber attempt to reclaim her world number one position from American Serena Williams. However, the German - who has stuttered with her form with early exits from the Australian Open and the Qatar Open earlier ...

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  14. In-form Pliskova wins second title of the year in QatarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Star Online

    ... before Pliskova ended the match as she had begun it, by breaking Wozniacki's serve. Pliskova felt beating Serena Williams on the way to the U.S. Open final last year was a turning point in her career, which has seen her add two WTA titles already in ...

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  15. Tennis: In-form Pliskova wins second title of the year in QatarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Reuters

    ... before Pliskova ended the match as she had begun it, by breaking Wozniacki's serve. Pliskova felt beating Serena Williams on the way to the U.S. Open final last year was a turning point in her career, which has seen her add two WTA titles already in ...

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  16. On this day: February 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    2013: Tennis player Serena Williams becomes the Women's Tennis Association's world No. 1 for the sixth time in her career. By regaining the ranking at the age of 31, she became the oldest No. 1 player in WTA history. She retained the No. 1 ranking ...

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  17. The rules of engagement: Williams reaches QFs, then speaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | Madison Publishing

    For three rounds and more than a week, Serena Williams wanted to keep all the focus on her primary objective in Australia. She hasn't worn an engagement ring at the Australian Open, and hasn't really wanted to elaborate much on the marriage proposal from Alexis Ohanian - which she made public late last month by posting a poem on news website Reddit.

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  18. Kasatkina defeats Kerber againRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | Tennis Now

    ... saw her go 63-18 with two major titles, but she has since been overtaken by this year's Australian champion Serena Williams at the top of the rankings. Kasatkina moved on to face Monica Puig in the quarterfinals and took the first set 6-4 before ...

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  19. Eugenie Bouchard takes fan on date to Nets game after losing Super Bowl betRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Washington Post

    ... . The world's 44th-ranked player and a former Wimbledon finalist, Bouchard was joined by fellow tennis stars Serena Williams and Caroline Wozniacki, as well as gymnasts Simone Biles and Aly Raisman, as athletes featured in this year's edition. At ...

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  20. Muhammad Ali, Serena Williams Honored With Jesse Owens AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Vibe

    Serena Williams and Muhammad Ali will go down as two of the very best athletes to ever walk the planet earth. The International Athletic Association announced Thursday , that the duo will be this year's recipients of the Jesse Owens Awards.

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