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Serena Williams learns to embrace Grand Slam record chase

...weeks in her career. The two previous times, she won the championship.Williams' five titles in 2014 are the most on the WTA tour; nobody else has more than three.Over the past seven Grand Slam events, the five titles not won by Williams went...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-24/serena-williams-lear
WTA rules Venus Williams had legitimate injury

...Conn. -- Venus Williams had a legitimate injury when she pulled out of the season-ending tour championships, the WTA Tour ruled Friday. A three-member panel said a chronic wrist injury "medically prevented" her from playing in the event...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/17/oth_327403.shtml
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Serena Williams wins first title

...a start. The 17-year-old won her first title on the WTA Tour on Sunday, beating Amelie Mauresmo 6-2, 3-6, 7-6...Coetzer, marking the first time sisters have won on the WTA Tour in the same week. Serena Williams, after letting a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/01/oth_254868.shtml
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Tennis notes: Dokic comes to father's defense

...opening match at Wimbledon. That's one problem. For the WTA Tour, there's another problem: her father. Damir Dokic...arrested and police said they released after he sobered up. The WTA Tour put Damir Dokic on notice, threatening to ban him indefinitely...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/06/22/oth_264201.shtml
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Capriati, Patrick McEnroe receive U.S. Open wild cards

...card entries Tuesday into the 1998 U.S. Open. Capriati, who has battled off-the-court problems since leaving the WTA Tour in late 1993, has lost in the first round at the U.S. Open the past two years. She has been knocked out in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/19/oth_236457.shtml
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Hingis vows no more tantrums

...Graf and was said to have bumped into an official of the WTA Tour before being led sobbing back to the court by her mother...there's no need to talk about what happened," said the WTA Tour's No. 1-ranked player. "She knows how I feel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/06/17/oth_263844.shtml
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Young players thriving for United States at Wimbledon

...hope it shows our future," said Fritz, whose mother, Kathy May, was ranked as high as No. 8 when she played on the WTA Tour from 1974 to 1980. BIEBER WATCH: Eugenie Bouchard would like to think fellow Canadian Justin Bieber is noticing her...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-03/young-players-thrivi
Novak Djokovic tops Roger Federer in final at BNP Paribas Open

...became the lowest to win the title. She came in ranked 21st and is projected to rise to No. 12 in the world Monday in the WTA Tour rankings. She beat top-seeded Li Na in the semifinals on her way to winning the title worth $1 million.Radwanska...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-03-16/novak-djokovic-tops-
Lindsay Davenport elected to International Tennis Hall of Fame

...wheelchair tennis.Brown Grimes is a former managing director of the Women's Professional Tennis Council, now known as the WTA Tour Board; president of the U.S. Tennis Association; and president of the International Tennis Hall of Fame.Barrett...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-03-03/lindsay-davenport-el
Martina Hingis elected to Tennis Hall of Fame

...tournaments ? the Australian Open, Wimbledon and U.S. Open ? and lost in the French Open final. She was honored as the WTA Tour Player of the Year and AP Female Athlete of the Year.Hingis, often troubled by foot injuries, retired for the second...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-03-04/martina-hingis-elected-tennis-hal