Venus Williams makes it to the third round of the U.S. Open

NEW YORK - Two-time U.S. Open champion Venus Williams reached the tournament's third round for the first time since 2010, beating 78th-ranked Timea Bacsinszky 6-1...

Sara Errani eliminates Venus Williams in U.S. Open

NEW YORK - A day before facing Venus Williams ? and a partisan crowd ? at the U.S. Open, Sara Errani came across a video posted on Twitter that gave her a little...

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Venus Williams defeats sister for first time in five years to reach Rogers Cup final

MONTREAL - Venus beat Serena in an all-Williams semifinal in the Rogers Cup.Venus topped Serena 6-7 (2), 6-2, 6-3 on Saturday...situation is that we're both very good players," Venus said. "I think typically you may have some siblings...

Williams sisters fall in doubles at the U.S. Open

...later double-faulted on the last two points as she and sister Venus lost in the doubles quarterfinals at the U.S. Open.The...Russian duo of Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina.She and Venus are 4-3 in doubles in 2014, with two of the losses against...

Sara Errani can't carry momentum over to doubles

NEW YORK - A day after beating Venus Williams in singles at the U.S. Open, Sara Errani and her partner, Roberta Vinci, were knocked out in the second round as...

Williams sisters earn doubles victory at U.S. Open

...Playing doubles for the first time since her odd, three-game appearance at Wimbledon, Serena Williams teamed with older sister Venus to win a match at the U.S. Open.Bidding for their 14th Grand Slam doubles title, but first at Flushing Meadows since 2009...

Venus Williams rallies to reach third round at Wimbledon

LONDON - Let others wonder when or whether Venus Williams might move on from tennis. She's not ready to contemplate going anywhere yet.Even as her early losses accumulated...

Friendship will be put on hold Sunday in match between Serena Williams and Caroline Wozniacki

...18."We never talk tennis so much, since we spend so much of our life on the court. Same with me and (older sister) Venus. Last thing on our minds is tennis. If anything, it's to NOT think about a forehand or a backhand."They did chat right...

Serena Williams breezes into U.S. Open final

...lanky left-hander never stood a chance against Williams.The whole thing lasted only an hour, and with her older sister Venus sitting in the stands, Williams compiled a 24-6 edge in winners.In the first semifinal, when the temperature was in the...