Venus Williams knocked out in first round of Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia - Just as she was starting to show glimpses of returning to form, Venus Williams was let down by her serve and her concentration at crucial times and lost 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 to Ekaterina Makarova on Day 1...


TennisVenus Williams comes up shortIn Charleston, S.C., Venus Williams couldn't dig herself out of a hole this time and lost to Eugenie Bouchard 7-6 (6), 2-6, 6-4 at the Family Circle Cup...

Roger Federer uses strong serve to beat Ivo Karlovic at Sony Open

...7-6 (2).The stadium court schedule on Friday featured the winners of 32 Grand Slam titles in four matches. The parade of champions included Federer, Novak Djokovic, Venus Williams and Andy Murray playing their opening matches.

Venus Williams loses in second round of U.S. Open

...NEW YORK - After her latest early Grand Slam exit, Venus Williams was asked what the future holds for her at the U...quite a lot. Hopefully she'll do that again."Venus Williams and Zheng played all of two points before being interrupted...

Venus Williams, Andy Roddick support WTT

NEW YORK - Venus Williams and Andy Roddick were just kids when they got their first taste of World Team Tennis.Williams was 8, having met WTT co-founder...

Banged-up Venus Williams ousted in first round at French Open

...PARIS - Grimacing after some poor shots, leaning forward with hands on knees while catching her breath after others, Venus Williams left the French Open after the first round for the first time since 2001.Williams, a seven-time Grand Slam champion...

Venus Williams loses first-round match at Wimbledon

WIMBLEDON, England - Five-time champion Venus Williams was eliminated 6-1, 6-3 by Elena Vesnina of Russia at Wimbledon on Monday, the first time the American has lost in the opening...

Venus Williams bows out early at Wimbledon

WIMBLEDON, England - Racket bag slung over her shoulder, resignation written across her face, Venus Williams weaved through fans milling about on the sidewalks that players must traverse to get from Court 2 to the Wimbledon locker rooms...

Venus Williams prevails in Madrid opener

MADRID - Venus Williams held off a late surge by Simona Halep to win 6-1, 4-6, 7-6 (6) in the first round of the Madrid Open on Saturday.The...

Venus Williams joins sister on the sideline

PARIS - Used to be that Venus Williams was the one who was highly ranked, the one considered a title contender, the one who would dominate foes so thoroughly that matches...