Serena Williams has an advantage over every other woman who has played tennis: She never has had to face her own serve.
Third-seeded Andy Murray won three tiebreakers and needed almost four hours to defeat Feliciano Lopez and join men’s top seed Roger Federer in the fourth round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament.
Serena Williams got a challenge from Coco Vandeweghe last month in the final of the Bank of the West Classic. Their rematch at the U.S. Open tennis championship was decidedly more one-sided.
Serena Williams is primed to move one Grand Slam closer to the apex of women’s tennis history, entering the U.S. Open in top form at an age when many see their skills erode.
Kim Clijsters is looking forward to life after tennis. Before that, the four-time Grand Slam singles champion from Belgium said she’s gearing for another deep run in her final U.S. Open.
Samantha Stosur is the U.S. Open champion, ending two Australian droughts of women’s Grand Slam singles titles that stretched back to tennis Hall of Fame members Margaret Court and Evonne Goolagong Cawley more than three decades ago.
Samantha Stosur finally gave Australian women a spot in a special place at the U.S. Open.
Samantha Stosur joined Australian women’s tennis champions such as Margaret Court and Evonne Goolagong Cawley by reaching the U.S. Open final.
Sam Stosur will play her third French Open semifinal in four years today having made the transition from clay-hater to contender on tennis’s slowest surface.
Sam Stosur’s Grand Slam win at the U.S. Open may take the Australian from the tennis outback to a place among the local sporting elite.