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Serena Williams learns to embrace Grand Slam record chase

...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 to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-24/serena-williams-lear
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 run...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-03/young-players-thrivi
Overtime

...Circle Cup quarterfinals.The 20-year-old Canadian beat the second-seeded Jankovic to reach the semifinals at a WTA tour event for the second time this season and fifth in her career.Today, she plays 14th-seeded Andrea Petkovic as she...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-04-04/overtime
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
Serena Williams wins Brisbane title with a victory over Victoria Azarenka

...at the Brisbane International and set the tone for the Australian Open.The Williams sisters were both hoping to win a WTA Tour event in the same week for the first time in 15 years, but Ana Ivanovic prevented that when she beat Venus Williams 6-2...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-01-04/serena-williams-wins
Overtime

...tournament in Nottingham, England, to its calendar from 2015 to give players more time to gear up for Wimbledon.The ATP and WTA tours had previously announced that the break between the French Open and Wimbledon will be increased to three weeks rather...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-12-12/overtime
Controversial ruling can't slow Victoria Azarenka's march at US Open

...came into the summer having never accomplished any of these feats: winning a match in a Grand Slam tournament, at a WTA Tour event on hard courts, or against a top-10 foe.She's now achieved all that, her latest breakthrough victory a rout...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-08-31/controversial-ruling
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
Overtime

...6-0, 6-3 in a contest between two former champions. Hampton and Wozniacki will meet for the first time on the WTA tour.Li Na lost to Elena Vesnina 7-6 (4), 6-3.SoccerSpain sets mark with 10-0 victoryIn Rio de Janeiro, World...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-06-20/overtime