Serena Williams

Agassi says would be happy for Serena if she usurps wife


LONDON - Andre Agassi says it would be a "beautiful thing to watch" if fellow American Serena Williams goes on to surpass his wife Steffi Graf's professional era record of 22 grand slam singles titles.

Sharapova less fixated on top spot but eager to beat Serena

MEXICO CITY - Regaining the world's top ranking in women's tennis is less important to five-times grand slam winner Maria Sharapova than it was when she was younger, but the Russian is eager to beat dominant player Serena Williams.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 22 Feb 2015

Heat's Bosh out for season due to blood clots

- Miami Heat All-Star forward Chris Bosh has been ruled out for the rest of the season due to blood clots on his lungs, the National Basketball Association team said on Saturday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 21 Feb 2015

Halep beats Pliskova in Dubai final

DUBAI - Romania's Simona Halep overcame Czech Karolina Pliskova 6-4 7-6(4) in the final of the Dubai Championships on Saturday to claim a 10th WTA singles title that will lift her back to third in the world rankings.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 21 Feb 2015

Heat's Bosh may miss rest of season with blood clots: report

- Miami Heat All-Star forward Chris Bosh could miss the rest of the 2014-15 NBA season if tests show he has blood clots on his lungs, according to a report in the Miami Herald on Friday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 20 Feb 2015

Buoyant Halep eyes maiden grand slam in 2015

DUBAI - Romania's Simona Halep believes she now has the mental fortitude to claim a maiden grand slam title and complete a remarkable rise that has propelled from outsider to world number.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 15 Feb 2015

Wozniacki speaks of horror at Copenhagen shootings

DUBAI - Caroline Wozniacki talked on Sunday of her horror and sadness at the shootings in Denmark, which happened close to where the tennis champion grew up in Copenhagen.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 15 Feb 2015

Williams sisters see U.S. through in Fed Cup promotion bid

BUENOS AIRES - A persistent, nagging cough bothering world number one Serena Williams since her Australian Open victory gave Argentina a chink of light in their one-sided Fed Cup tie against the United States on Sunday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 08 Feb 2015

Tennis-Serena Williams to end Indian Wells boycott after 14 years

- World number one Serena Williams has buried the hatchet and will return to Indian Wells to play in the tournament she has boycotted for 14 years after suffering racist abuse.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 04 Feb 2015

Serena continues mastery of Sharapova for magical 19th

MELBOURNE - A sickly Serena Williams gave Maria Sharapova another serving of grand slam heartbreak on Saturday to win the Australian Open and bolster her claims to be the all-time greatest player with her 19th major title.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 31 Jan 2015
Roger Federer of Switzerland returns a shot to Radek Stepanek of Czech Republic during their match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in Flushing Meadows in New York, in this August 31, 2008 file photo.  REUTERS/Jeff Haynes/Files

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