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Serena Williams learns to embrace Grand Slam record chase

...Grand Slam titles, an Olympic gold medal and back-to-back WTA Championships in a scintillating 16-month run.But in the...championship.Williams' five titles in 2014 are the most on the WTA tour; nobody else has more than three.Over the past seven...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-24/serena-williams-lear
Andy Murray fights off cramps in first round of U.S. Open

...Date-Krumm 2-6, 6-3, 6-3. The combined age of 77 was believed to be the oldest for a women's Grand Slam pairing, the WTA said.Second-seeded Simona Halep rallied for a 6-7 (2), 6-1, 6-2 victory over 20-year-old Danielle Rose Collins...

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Serena Williams ends season with title at WTA Championship

...6-0 on Sunday for her second consecutive WTA Championship and 11th title of the year...12 in 1997.This was Williams' fourth WTA Championship. She also won the elite tournament...is the first to successfully defend the WTA title since Justine Henin in 2007.Williams...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-10-27/serena-williams-ends
Serena Williams struggles, beats Jelena Jankovic to advance to the WTA Championship finals

...and will play Li Na in the final of the WTA Championships.Williams was in obvious...how I did it."Li advanced to her first WTA Championships final by sweeping 2011 winner...world.Williams is one win from her fourth WTA Championship and 11th title of the year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-10-26/serena-williams-stru
Serena Williams finally breaks through at Western & Southern Open

...Despite the loss, Ivanovic will move back into the top 10 in the WTA rankings with her strong showing in Cincinnati.On the men's...Despite the loss, Ivanovic will move back into the top 10 in the WTA rankings with her strong showing in Cincinnati."It's the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-17/serena-williams-fina
Overtime

...seeded No. 1 as she seeks her third consecutive U.S. Open title.The U.S. Tennis Assoc iation followed this week's WTA rankings in announcing the seedings Wednesday.French Open runner-up Simona Halep is seeded second after reaching a career-best...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-20/overtime
Serena Williams eyes strong finish at WTA Championships

ISTANBUL - With the year-end top ranking out of reach, Serena Williams will settle for the title at the WTA Championships.In her first match since winning the U.S. Open in September, Williams defeated Angelique Kerber 6-4, 6-1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-10-23/serena-williams-eyes
WTA patch worn under threat of fines

...wearing a small black logo promoting the WTA Tour and its chief sponsor, software company...multimillion-dollar contract, said a Corel WTA Tour patch would violate its ban on uniform...tour chairman Bartlett McGuire said the WTA was sticking to its rules. "It's a major...

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WTA rules Venus Williams had legitimate injury

...season-ending tour championships, the WTA Tour ruled Friday. A three-member panel...two weeks ago in Munich, Germany. The WTA said Williams remains eligible to collect...one, undertaken by credible experts," WTA Tour chief executive Bart McGuire said.

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WTA Tour adjusts age rule

...changes in the Age Eligibility Rule announced Thursday by the Corel WTA Tour, the 16-year-old Kournikova will be allowed to play...Anne Person Worcester, chief executive officer of the Corel WTA Tour, said. Both Kournikova of Russia and Lucic of Croatia...

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