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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...

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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
Overtime

...Charleston titleIn Charleston, S.C., Andrea Petkovic ended a surprising week at the Family Circle Cup by winning her first WTA tournament in three years, outlasting Jana Cepelova for a 7-5, 6-2 victory.? In Geneva, Roger Federer cruised to a...

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Overtime

...Family 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 seeks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-04-04/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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Sony Ericsson, WTA split

LONDON - Sony Ericsson is ending its sponsorship of the WTA tour at the end of the 2012 season.Sony Ericsson became the...company's name was dropped from the tour's title in 2011.The WTA said in a statement Friday that "2012 will be the eighth and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-12-23/sony-ericsson-wta-sp
Venus Williams wins season-ending WTA Championship

DOHA, Qatar - Venus Williams rallied to win the WTA's Sony Ericsson Championships for the first time, defeating...illness. "It was missing, this one," Williams said of the WTA Championships title. She has won 39 tour singles titles, including...

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