Serena Williams outlasts Venus Williams at U.S. Open

...years, it might very well be her sister Venus.Still, no way was Serena going to let...all she could handle from 23rd-seeded Venus before moving into the semifinals at Flushing...met at the net for a hug, with a smiling Venus wrapping both arms around Serena."She's...

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Ramblin' Rhodes: Augustan was awed by Toussaint's music, warmth

...way to the hospital and did not recover.Paul McCartney, who with his band Wings worked with Toussaint on Wings' 1975 album Venus and Mars, said simply, "Having worked with him in New Orleans I know what a sweet and gentle guy he was and a massive songwriting...

Serena Williams will play sister Venus in next round at US Open

...up a quarterfinal against older sister Venus by making only six unforced errors in a...Standing in the way at the moment is Venus. This will be the 26th all-Williams...other twice at the U.S. Open, with Venus winning the 2001 final and Serena the 2002...

Venus Williams is ousted by Stephens in first round

PARIS - A loss by Venus Williams in the first round at a Grand Slam is no longer the rarity it...to the semifinals.This was the first time Stephens, 22, had faced Venus Williams, other than beating her in an exhibition as a teen."But...

Venus Williams helps US reach Fed Cup playoffs

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Venus Williams defeated Maria Irigoyen, of Argentina, 6-1, 6-4 on Sunday to advance the United States to the Fed Cup playoffs...


...Murray over the past two years and 20 of 29 overall.? In Hong Kong, fourth-seeded Jelena Jankovic defeated third-seeded Venus Williams 6-4, 7-5 on Saturday in the semifinals of the Hong Kong Open.Second-seeded Angelique Kerber beat fifth-seeded...

Novak Djokovic tops Rafael Nadal to win China Open

...in the second round of the U.S. Open, but she has played some of her best tennis in the past two weeks. She also reached the final last week in Wuhan, retiring in the second set with a left ankle injury while trailing Venus Williams.


...defeated Milos Raonic 6-3, 7-6 (3); and Stan Wawrinka topped Marin Cilic 7-5, 6-7 (7), 6-4.? In Hong Kong, Venus Williams advanced to the quarterfinals of the Hong Kong Open by beating Wang Yafan 6-0, 6-2.The 35-year-old Williams...


...putting on hold Kerber's hopes of playing in the season-ending WTA Finals in Singapore.Fourth-seeded Jankovic, who beat Venus Williams in the quarterfinals, was a set and 6-5 down before rallying to beat second-seeded Kerber 3-6, 7-6 (4...