Serena Williams has reached her 10th Wimbledon final, and her first Grand Slam final since giving birth, courtesy of a straight-sets victory over Julia Goerges this afternoon.
The seven-time champion took just over an hour to dispose of her opponent 6-2 6-4, preventing an all-German final and setting up a showdown
Serena Williams has made it through to the semi-finals of Wimbledon, despite dropping her first set of this year's championship in a 3-6 6-3 6-4 victory over Camila Giorgi.
The 23-time Grand Slam champion had to recover from a set behind against her hard-hitting opponent to remain on course for an
Serena Williams was not at home when a drug tester made a surprise visit to her Florida home on June 14, a spokesperson for the tennis player said on Thursday as the US Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) said it had tested her on three occasions this year.
Williams’ publicist Kelly Bush Novak
After a resurgent first week at the French Open, Serena Williams was stopped short on Monday not by her would-be opponent, Maria Sharapova, but by an injury to her right pectoral muscle that forced her to withdraw shortly before their fourth-round match was set to begin.
“Right now I can’t actually
Serena Williams has progressed through to the second round of the French Open with victory over Kristyna Pliskova.
Williams has not featured at a Grand Slam tournament since the 2017 Australian Open after falling pregnant and the 23-time Major winner currently sits at 451st in the world rankings.
However, the 36-year-old will
Convention would have it that to succeed on the gruelling clay courts of Roland Garros requires playing a stack of matches and having miles in your legs.
But then Serena Williams has never been one to take too much notice of convention.
The 23-times grand slam singles champion will be back at
Venus Williams picks up her first win over Serena since 2014 by prevailing 6-3, 6-4 in R3 at Indian Wells.
Venus Williams called her lucky for playing more matches than her sister Serena. But that is only for the ongoing Indian Wells. The elder of the two sisters came out on
Serena Williams conceded she had been rusty on her return to professional tennis after more than a year away from the game but still did enough to secure a 7-5 6-3 win over Zarina Diyas in the first round of the BNP Paribas Open.
Williams, who had not played a singles
Serena Williams was understandably far from her best in her return to competition on Sunday but the greatest player of her generation said it was a positive step toward her goal of returning to the pinnacle of her sport.
Williams, playing her first official match since having a baby, and older
Serena Williams will be “ready to go” when she returns to action this week in the United States’ Fed Cup first round tie against the Netherlands, captain Kathy Rinaldi said on Wednesday.
Williams has not played a WTA tournament since she won the Australian Open title last year and skipped this