Venus Williams Newswire

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  1. Johanna Konta: BBC Sports Personality 2017 contenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 10 | BBC News

    ... woman to reach the Wimbledon singles semi-finals since Virginia Wade in 1978. She lost to five-time champion Venus Williams, but rose to number four in the world, having been 150th in the rankings at the start of 2015. Konta, who was born in ...

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  2. Serena Williams to return for Australian Open 2018?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | The Indian Express

    In January 2017, Serena Williams defeated her sister Venus Williams to lift the Australian Open. In spite of being a tense family affair, it was an easy victory for Serena.

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  3. Serena Williams gets $281 ticket after cop says she hit 86 mph on I-95Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Ohanian Jr., at St. Mary's Medical Center in West Palm Beach. Serena's sister and fellow tennis powerhouse Venus Williams, who is currently ranked the No. 5 women's player in the world, also lives in Palm Beach Gardens. According to recent reports, ...

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  4. Tennis great Serena Williams stopped for speeding in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | KRAV-FM Tulsa

    Serena Williams poses with the Daphne Akhurst Trophy after winning the Women's Singles Final against her sister Venus Williams on day 13 of the 2017 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 28, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia. Williams was cited for going 86 mph in a 65 mph zone on southbound Interstate 95 near 45th Street just after 7:15 a.m. Saturday.

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  5. Serena Williams plays tennis for first time since giving birth,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    Over the weekend, the tennis ace hit the court again for the first time since welcoming daughter Alexis Olympia in September and getting married in November. People reported that Williams and her sister, Venus Williams, played at "A Family Affair, Presented by Oath," an event in Washington, D.C., to raise money for their Compton-based Yetunde Price Resource Center , which the Women's Tennis Association says "assists individuals adversely affected by community violence to identify, access and utilize support services that already exist in the community."

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  6. Athlete and Businesswoman Venus Williams Shares Her Secrets to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | Connecticut Post

    Check out our behind-the-scenes video of Venus Williams' December cover shoot and what she has to say about creating opportunity. Venus Williams has been a professional tennis player since she was 14 years old.

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  7. A night with the stars: 8 fabulous celebrity hotel suitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... faces. Though creating a hotel suite may seem like an unlikely venture for a tennis champion, it turns out Venus Williams has been moonlighting as an interior designer for years through her company V*Starr Interiors. Her latest venture? A ...

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  8. Unstoppable Venus sets sights on 2020 OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | Iol.co.za

    Evergreen American Venus Williams has dismissed any notion of announcing her retirement anytime soon, saying she is eager to compete at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The 37-year-old had a successful year in the absence of her sister Serena through pregnancy, climbing to number five in the singles rankings after finishing runner-up at the Australian Open, Wimbledon and the WTA Finals.

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  9. Tennis: Unstoppable Venus sets sights on 2020 OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Venus Williams of the US hits a return against Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia during the WTA Finals tennis tournament in Singapore on October 24, 2017 AFP/ROSLAN RAHMAN REUTERS: Evergreen American Venus Williams has dismissed any notion of announcing her retirement anytime soon, saying she is eager to compete at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The 37-year-old had a successful year in the absence of her sister Serena through pregnancy, climbing to number five in the singles rankings after finishing runner-up at the Australian Open, Wimbledon and the WTA Finals.

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  10. Floyd Mayweather's $26M house latest to be burglarizedRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 29 | New York Post

    ... Yasiel Puig had jewelry stolen from his California home during Game 7 of the World Series earlier this month, Venus Williams lost $400,000 worth of goods from her Florida home while at the US Open in September and Felix Hernandez was targeted in a ...

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  11. Miami Open reaches deal to move to Dolphins' stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | USA Today

    ... an occasional tennis player. "He's willing to take that risk and find the next level. This could be huge." Venus Williams celebrates after match point against Petra Kvitova on Day 9 of the U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King ...

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  12. Serena Williams's father accuses her stepmom of stalkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | Daily Mail

    EXCLUSIVE: Serena and Venus Williams' 75-year-old father files for protective order against his estranged wife, 38, accusing her of 'cyber stalking' and 'stalking violence' five months after their bitter split Court papers obtained by DailyMail.com reveal Venus and Serena's father Richard Williams has filed a suit against estranged wife Lakeisha Williams, 38 The petition was submitted along with a separate suit brought on by the athletes' brother Chavoita Lesane who also accuses Lakeisha of cyber stalking/stalking violence Richard filed for divorce from Lakeisha in June, alleging she stole his social security checks and forged his signature to transfer his property to her The pair married in 2010 and had one son, Dylan, five, who Richard claims has been under his exclusive care after Lakeisha left their home in August last year Details of Lakeisha's alleged stalking are not clear, but a ... (more)

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  13. Serena, Kuznetsova uncertain of playing Australian OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Former world number one Serena Williams has yet to make a decision about her participation at the Australian Open, while world number 12 Svetlana Kuznetsova is also a doubt for the first grand slam of 2018 after undergoing wrist surgery. FILE PHOTO: Tennis - Australian Open - Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia - 28/1/17 Serena Williams of the U.S. hits a shot during her Women's singles final match against Venus Williams of the U.S. .REUTERS/Thomas Peter/File Photo REUTERS: Former world number one Serena Williams has yet to make a decision about her participation at the Australian Open, while world number 12 Svetlana Kuznetsova is also a doubt for the first grand slam of 2018 after undergoing wrist surgery.

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  14. Serena Williams' coach casts doubt over Australian Open returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | Metro

    Serena Williams' coach has cast doubt over whether she will compete at the Australian Open in 2018, saying there is still a 'decision' to be made. The defending champion hasn't played since beating her sister Venus Williams in the final at Melbourne Park earlier this year, giving birth to her first child in September.

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  15. How Venus Williams Is Serving Up Her Entrepreneurial DreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... hyper-focused, do-it-all-yourself machine. But as she's discovering, entrepreneurship requires more balance. Venus Williams sits in a conference room, surrounded by branding executives and healthy snacks. And the room is starting to get a little ...

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  16. Serena Williamsa coach: No decision yet about Australian OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | WPMT-TV York

    Serena Williams of the US celebrates her victory against Venus Williams of the US during the women's singles final on day 13 of the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne on January 28, 2017. / AFP / PETER PARKS / IMAGE RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - STRICTLY NO COMMERCIAL USE Serena Williams of the US celebrates her victory against Venus Williams of the US during the women's singles final on day 13 of the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne on January 28, 2017.

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  17. John Newcombe Medal winner Ashleigh Barty has sights set on WTA top 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 27 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... to know straight away that I wanted to come back out and play." Barty, who claimed the huge scalps of Venus Williams, Garbine Muguruza, Jelena Ostapenko, Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, Angelique Kerber, Johanna Konta, Agnieszka Radwanska, Karolina ...

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  18. Ashleigh Barty wins Newcombe MedalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 27 | ABC News

    ... and Angelique Kerber, who all enjoyed stints atop the rankings in 2017, as well as grand slam champions Venus Williams and Jelena Ostapenko. As well as Hewitt and Stosur, others to have won the Newcombe Medal since its inception in 2010 are Kyrgios, ...

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  19. Serena Williams shows off huge wedding ring in baby photo with Alexis OlympiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 24 | UPI

    ... off a brunch with more of her friends and celebrities. That mid-day feast included Ciara , LALa and sister, Venus Williams . "Missing the girls and our laughs but I'm looking forward to the next girls weekend brunch at the @baccarathotels again. ...

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    Friday Nov 24 | Online Scene

    ... flustered, said 'yes, first male player, that's for sure', seemingly forgetting that both Serena and Venus Williams, as well as Sloane Stephens, Madison Keys and Coco Vandeweghe, have all reached grand slam semi-finals since Andy Roddick lost to ...

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