1. Genie Bouchard Defeats Maria Sharapova in 1st Match Since Calling Her 'Cheater'

    Eugenie Bouchard knocked Maria Sharapova out of the second round of the Madrid Open on Monday, 7-5, 2-6, 6-4, a little over a week after calling Sharapova a cheater and saying she should be banned from tennis...

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  2. Ilie Nastase Banned from French Open over Serena Williams Remarks

    French Open organizers announced Romania Fed Cup captain Ilie Nastase will not be credentialed for the 2017 event due to racist remarks he made about Serena Williams ' unborn child: ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 months ago 4,820 reads 0 comments

  3. Wimbledon Bans Ilie Nastase After Insults About Serena Williams, Johanna Konta

    Two-time Wimbledon finalist Ilie Nastase will not be invited to sit in the Royal Box at the All England Club this year following racist comments about Serena Williams unborn child and insults directed at Johanna Konta...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 4 months ago 1,222 reads 0 comments

  4. Maria Sharapova Says She Is 'Way Above' Responding to Eugenie Bouchard

    Maria Sharapova refused to respond to Eugenie Bouchard saying she is a "cheater" following her win over  Ekaterina Makarova on Thursday.  "I don't have anything to say—I am way above that," Sharapova told reporters ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 months ago 1,385 reads 0 comments

  5. Genie Bouchard Rips Maria Sharapova, Says She Should Be Banned for Life

    Genie Bouchard told TRT World that she does not believe fellow tennis player Maria Sharapova should ever be allowed to play the sport professionally again (h/t TMZ Sports ): She's a cheater and so to me ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 822,741 reads 0 comments

  6. Maria Sharapova Coasts to Win vs. Roberta Vinci in Return from Suspension

    In her first match back after a 15-month suspension, Maria Sharapova defeated Roberta Vinci 7-5, 6-3 to reach the second round of the WTA Porsche Tennis Grand Prix...

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  7. Maria Sharapova Reportedly May Be Required to Qualify for 2017 French Open

    Maria Sharapova may have to win three matches as a wild card to be a part of the 2017 French Open field. On Tuesday, the Daily Telegraph , via ESPN.com , reported Sharapova could be granted a wild-card spot into qualifying...

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  8. Ilie Nastase Denies Comments About Serena Williams Were Racist

    Ilie Nastase told the Associated Press Tuesday he doesn't believe his comments about Serena Williams ' baby were racist...

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  9. Serena Williams Responds to Ilie Nastase's Racist Comments on Unborn Baby

    Serena Williams supported the suspension issued to tennis legend Ilie Nastase resulting from his behavior at a Fed Cup match between Romania and Great Britain...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 220,859 reads 0 comments

  10. Serena Williams Writes Letter to Unborn Child in Instagram Post

    Serena Williams , who announced she was 20 weeks pregnant last week, posted an open letter to her unborn child on her Instagram account Monday. My Dearest Baby, You gave me the strength I didn’t know I had...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 months ago 23,402 reads 0 comments

  11. Serena Williams, Fiance Alexis Ohanian Announce Pregnancy with Snapchat Photo

    Serena Williams announced on Snapchat on Wednesday that she is 20 weeks pregnant with her first child. Jarett Wieselman of BuzzFeed News relayed a screenshot of Williams' post: ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 269,099 reads 0 comments

  12. Maria Sharapova Criticizes ITF over Meldonium Suspension

    Five-time major tennis champion Maria Sharapova questioned the lack of dialogue with the International Tennis Federation leading up to her 15-month suspension, which is set to conclude in late April, for meldonium...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 months ago 14,258 reads 0 comments

  13. Johanna Konta Earns Straight-Set Win vs Caroline Wozniacki to Capture Miami Open

    Johanna Konta is back in the winner's circle for the second time this season after a 6-4, 6-3 victory over Caroline Wozniacki to capture the 2017 Miami Open championship Saturday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 3,889 reads 0 comments

  14. Serena Williams Withdraws from BNP Paribas Open with Knee Injury

    Serena Williams has been forced to withdraw from the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells, California, due to a lingering knee injury...

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  15. Should Venus and Serena Williams' Parents Be in the Tennis Hall of Fame?

    Tom Brady and Bill Belichick, Don Shula and Dan Marino, Phil Jackson and Michael Jordan, Joe Torre and Derek Jeter. Those are among the greatest player-coach combinations in sports history...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 6 months ago 3,852 reads 0 comments

  16. Genie Bouchard Wagers Date with Fan on Super Bowl LI, Stunned by Patriots' Rally

    You miss 100 percent of the shots you don't take, so even if things aren't looking good, it never hurts to shoot your shot. You never know what might happen...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 6 months ago 194,769 reads 0 comments

  17. Serena Williams Won Her 23rd Grand Slam Title, Open Era Record for Men and Women

    Fact: Serena Williams beat Venus Williams in the Australian Open on Saturday, winning her 23rd Grand Slam title, an Open era record for both men and women...

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  18. Serena Williams Receives Letter and Nike Sneakers from Michael Jordan

    Serena Williams captured a record-setting 23rd Grand Slam singles title by defeating her sister, Venus, in the Australian Open final Saturday. Following her historic win, she received gifts from another famous No...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 7 months ago 46,048 reads 0 comments

  19. How Long Will the Williams Sisters' Greatness Last?

    Like living markers on a timeline , active WTA Tour players serve as references and witnesses to the longevity and greatness of Serena and Venus Williams ...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 7 months ago 1,191 reads 0 comments

  20. Serena Takes Place as Tennis' Greatest Ever Thanks to Unique Rivalry with Venus

    The last hurdle of greatness wasn't the hardest one for Serena Williams , but it did include stress and nerves, discomfort and doubts...

    Greg Couch Written by Greg Couch about 7 months ago 80,438 reads 0 comments

  21. Ranking the Top 10 Women's Players After Australian Open 2017

    A blast from the past decided the first Grand Slam of 2017. Meeting in their first major final since Wimbledon 2009, the Williams sisters ruled the last two weeks at the Australian Open...

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  22. Serena Williams vs. Venus Williams: Australian Open 2017 Final Score, Reaction

    Serena Williams won the 2017 Australian Open after beating sister Venus 6-4, 6-4 in the final in Melbourne on Saturday, breaking Steffi Graf's Open era record with her 23rd Grand Slam singles title...

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  23. Sister, Sister: Venus and Serena Set to Face Off Again in Australian Open Final

    The dynamic duo is back at it again. Except this time, Venus and Serena Williams are on opposite ends of the court...

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  24. Australian Open 2017: Schedule, Predictions for Saturday Melbourne Bracket

    If the 2017 Australian Open organizers wanted a couple of huge championship matchups for their tournament, they got their wish...

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  25. Serena Williams vs. Johanna Konta: Score and Reaction from 2017 Australian Open

    Serena Williams is two wins away from Grand Slam title No. 23. The second-seeded women's player handled No. 9 Johanna Konta with relative ease in Tuesday's Australian Open quarterfinal match, 6-2, 6-3...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 months ago 3,344 reads 0 comments