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Madison Keys topples Kaia Kanepi, becomes 4th American woman in US Open semifinals
NEW YORK -- Madison Keys completed the clean sweep for American women, giving the host country all four US Open semifinal spots for the first time in 36 years. The 15th-seeded Keys served impeccably, controlled groundstroke exchanges from the baseline and was never in trouble during a 6-3, 6-3
Garbine Muguruza beats Venus Williams to win Wimbledon title
LONDON -- Garbine Muguruza wasn't going to be derailed by a Williams sister in a Wimbledon final. Not this time. The Spaniard overcame two set points by Venus Williams to rally and win the first set en route to a 7-5, 6-0 victory over the 37-year-old American, who was bidding to become the oldest
Venus Williams in London competing in her 20th Wimbledon tournament
and I know a lot are watching some of the biggest stars in tennis. Don't call it a comeback for Venus Williams competing in her 20th wimbledon. It's her first wimbledon final since 2009 after that car crash is in her rearview mirror. This morning Venus Williams could be on the brink of a major
Venus Williams advances to Wimbledon finals
Williams is now eyeing a sixth Wimbledon singles title while 29-year-old U.S. player Sam Querrey defeated British champ Andy Murray to advance to men's semifinals.
Venus Williams playing herself into emotional shape
LONDON -- In the moment, she was joyful and unrestrained. But the moment was fleeting. Seconds after smashing a forehand winner down the line and out of the reach of Britain's Johanna Konta and earning herself a spot in Saturday's Wimbledon final, Venus Williams leaped into the air, kicked her feet
Venus Williams, Victoria Azarenka reach fourth round at Wimbledon
LONDON -- Venus Williams , at 37 years old, became the oldest woman to reach the fourth round at Wimbledon since 1994 with her 7-6 (3), 6-4 victory over 19-year-old Naomi Osaka on Friday. Martina Navratilova was also 37 when she was the tournament's runner-up in 1994. "It's interesting, for sure,"
Princess Kate attends her 1st Wimbledon as royal patron
Princess Kate attended Wimbledon today for the first time in her new position as royal patron of the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club. Kate took over the patronage from Queen Elizabeth II, 91, in December. Kate, 35, wore a black-and-white, polka dot dress by Dolce and Gabbana and appeared
LZ Granderson: I had to reconcile my faith with my sexuality
Amna Nawaz interviews LZ Granderson on this episode of "Uncomfortable," and Granderson gets candid about living his life as a straight man before he made the decision to come out as gay.
With Drake's Help, John McEnroe Joins Chorus Of Praise For Serena Williams
LONDON -- "Last name 'Ever.' First name 'Greatest.' " Drake's got a lyric for everything. The last two weeks, the rapper has been in Serena Williams' player box at the All England Club, where on Saturday he got a chance to see Williams win her sixth Wimbledon championship and her 21st Grand Slam
Serena Williams returns to No. 1 in WTA rankings after pregnancy news
Serena Williams reclaimed the No. 1 ranking on the WTA Tour on Monday for the eighth time in her career. The 23-time Grand Slam winner, who announced her pregnancy last week, takes over the top spot for the 317th week overall, third all time behind Steffi Graf and Martina Navratilova . Williams'