Posts Tagged ‘Serena Williams’

BT Sports: Serena Williams Withdraws From French Open

Former three-time champion, Serena Williams withdraws from French Open after suffering an Achilles injury. She won the French Open in 2002, 2013 and 2015. Williams was supposed to play her second round match against Tsvenana Pironkova on Wednesday. The three-time champion stated that she needs at least four to six weeks of sitting down idle […]

Serena Williams beats sister, Venus in Australian Open final

Serena Williams clinched her 23 Grand Slam title as she defeated sister Venus Williams in the Australian Open final here on Saturday. Serena defeated Venus in straight sets 6-4, 6-4. Serena and Venus, who are each other’s greatest rivals, playing 28 times in their long careers, including in nine Grand Slam finals. Serena now holds […]

Serena Pulls Out of Madrid Open

Serena Williams has pulled out of next week’s Madrid Open because of illness. The world No.1 said in a statement on the tournament’s website: “Unfortu­nately, I have to withdraw from Madrid because I’ve been battling with flu and I’m not at 100 percent. I look forward to returning soon.” Williams has played only three tour­naments […]

PHOTOS| Serena Williams Poses Naked For Pirelli Calendar

The 2016 Pirelli calendar has sizzling shots of the world’s top models, but this time they’ve chosen a different tact. Instead of getting catwalk greats to pose in the buff, they’ve enlisted a handful of inspirational women from artists to athletes to bloggers. The 43rd edition, which was snapped by photographer Annie Leibovitz, cast 13 strong […]