NEW YORK A record contingent of 292 women will be part of a powerful 555-strong United States team at next month's Rio Olympics.
LONDON Serena Williams put the icing on the cake of another magnificent Wimbledon campaign by teaming up with sister Venus for a sixth doubles crown at the All England Club on Saturday.
LONDON It was third time lucky for American Serena Williams as she finally matched Steffi Graf's professional era record of 22 grand slam singles titles by beating Angelique Kerber to claim a seventh Wimbledon crown on Saturday.
LONDON Wimbledon champion Serena Williams said on Saturday she was concerned about the safety of her nephews in the United States after two black men were shot dead by police and five law enforcement officers were killed in an assault in Dallas.
LONDON If Serena Williams' rivals were hoping that the American would take some time out to savor drawing level with Steffi Graf's professional-era record of 22 grand slam titles, her coach Patrick Mouratoglou fired off an immediate warning.
LONDON Serena Williams' memory is not as powerful as her first serve these days, although with so many achievements to recall it would be churlish to hold that against the American great.
LONDON Sometimes, your best simply isn't good enough.
Following is a list of American Serena Williams' 22 grand slam singles titles as she equaled Steffi Graf's professional era record with victory at Wimbledon on Saturday
Professional-era records held by Serena Williams after she beat Germany's Angelique Kerber 7-5 6-3 in the Wimbledon final on Saturday.