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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Serena Faces Bertens In Grand Slam PursuitNEW YORK (AP) – Serena Williams swung through her service motion with no ball t
Serena Faces Bertens In Grand Slam Pursuit
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 20 hours ago
NEW YORK (AP) – Serena Williams swung through her service motion with no ball to hit. Waiting for her injured opponent to return to the court Monday night, Williams climbed out of her chair to keep her arm loose and her mind focused. No matter that... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Serena faces No. 110 Bertens at US Open in Slam pursuitNEW YORK — Serena Williams swung through her service motion with no ball to hit
Serena faces No. 110 Bertens at US Open in Slam pursuit
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK — Serena Williams swung through her service motion with no ball to hit. Waiting for her injured opponent to return to the court Monday night (Tuesday morning in Manila), Williams climbed out of her chair to keep her arm loose and her mind... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Serena credits Graf influence for mental focus Published: 1 September 2015 10:48 AM | Updated: 1 September 2015 12:11 PM Se
Serena credits Graf influence for mental focus
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 2 days ago
Published: 1 September 2015 10:48 AM | Updated: 1 September 2015 12:11 PM Serena Williams hits a return to Vitalia Diatchenko of Russia during their match at the US Open Championships tennis tournament... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Serena credits Graf influence for mental focusNEW YORK - Three-time defending champion Serena Williams, chasing tennis milest
Serena credits Graf influence for mental focus
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK - Three-time defending champion Serena Williams, chasing tennis milestones set by Steffi Graf, credited the retired German star with inspiring her mental discipline after reaching the second round of the US Open. Serena Williams teturns to... Read more
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ESPN
How Roger Federer distracts Serena WilliamsNEW YORK -- Serena Williams has faced plenty of distractions in this run-up to
How Roger Federer distracts Serena Williams
ESPN / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK -- Serena Williams has faced plenty of distractions in this run-up to the US Open. On Monday at Flushing Meadows, she faced an unexpected one when she found herself practicing on a court next to the one occupied by her counterpart in... Read more
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New England Sports Network
U.S. Open 2015: Serena Williams' Grand Slam Pursuit Sets Historic StageThe final chapter of Serena Williams’ historic Grand Slam pursuit will commence
U.S. Open 2015: Serena Williams' Grand Slam Pursuit Sets Historic Stage
New England Sports Network / Posted 2 days ago
The final chapter of Serena Williams’ historic Grand Slam pursuit will commence Monday in New York when she takes on Russia’s Vitalia Diatchenko in the first round of the 2015 U.S. Open. Williams is aiming to become the first woman to complete the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Will America finally embrace Serena Williams?She arrived just after noon on Thursday to a standing-room-only throng of press
Will America finally embrace Serena Williams?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 4 days ago
She arrived just after noon on Thursday to a standing-room-only throng of press that had gathered in the main interview room below Arthur Ashe Stadium, clad in a navy T-shirt and gray sweats after a morning on the practice courts. Camera shutters... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
List of US Open women's singles winnersREUTERS: List of U.S. Open women's singles champions (since tennis turned profe
List of US Open women's singles winners
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
REUTERS: List of U.S. Open women's singles champions (since tennis turned professional in 1968). 2014 Serena Williams (U.S.) beat Caroline Wozniacki (Denmark) 6-3 6-3 2013 Serena Williams (U.S.) beat Victoria Azarenka (Belarus) 7-5 6-7 6-1 2012... Read more
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The Register Citizen
2015 Connecticut Open field stacks up well with any in history of tournamentNEW HAVEN >> There used to be a time when the Connecticut Open drew names like
2015 Connecticut Open field stacks up well with any in history of tournament
The Register Citizen / Posted 11 days ago
NEW HAVEN >> There used to be a time when the Connecticut Open drew names like Venus Williams, Jennifer Capriati and Monica Seles to New Haven. The top players in this year’s field may not be as recognizable as those during the city’s glory years... Read more
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The Middletown Press
2015 Connecticut Open field stacks up well with any in history of tournamentNEW HAVEN >> There used to be a time when the Connecticut Open drew names like
2015 Connecticut Open field stacks up well with any in history of tournament
The Middletown Press / Posted 11 days ago
NEW HAVEN >> There used to be a time when the Connecticut Open drew names like Venus Williams, Jennifer Capriati and Monica Seles to New Haven. The top players in this year’s field may not be as recognizable as those during the city’s glory years... Read more
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Salon.com
AP Sportlight1898 — Malcolm Whitman wins the men’s singles title in the U.S. Lawn Tennis Ass
AP Sportlight
Salon.com / Posted 12 days ago
1898 — Malcolm Whitman wins the men’s singles title in the U.S. Lawn Tennis Association championship. 1926 — Molla Bjurstedt Mallory beats Elizabeth Ryan to capture her seventh singles title in the U.S. Lawn Tennis Association championships. 1930 —... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Today In Sports History for August 21-221901 — William Larned wins the first of seven men’s singles titles in the U.S.
Today In Sports History for August 21-22
Juneau Empire / Posted 12 days ago
1901 — William Larned wins the first of seven men’s singles titles in the U.S. Lawn Tennis Association championship. 1914 — Walter Hagen captures the U.S. Open golf title by edging Chick Evans. 1920 — Jock Hutchinson wins the PGA golf tournament... Read more
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ESPN
Mardy Fish far from the only player dealing with mental illnessFor Petra Kvitova, everything changed thanks to a single, simple text message.
Mardy Fish far from the only player dealing with mental illness
ESPN / Posted 15 days ago
For Petra Kvitova, everything changed thanks to a single, simple text message. It was February, and the Czech tennis standout had just landed in Doha, Qatar, for the next stop on the hectic tennis circuit. Seven months after winning her second... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Tennis -- Mardy Fish far from the only player dealing with mental illness Fish, Kvitova among those suffering from mental illness For Petra Kvitova, e
Tennis -- Mardy Fish far from the only player dealing with mental illness
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 15 days ago
Fish, Kvitova among those suffering from mental illness For Petra Kvitova, everything changed thanks to a single, simple text message. It was February, and the Czech tennis... Read more
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Salon.com
The 1 percent’s sinister inequality lie: How cold-blooded billionaires are pretending to care about the American dreamOne of the more interesting sub-plots of this election season is the newfound
The 1 percent’s sinister inequality lie: How cold-blooded billionaires are pretending to care about the American dream
Salon.com / Posted 21 days ago
One of the more interesting sub-plots of this election season is the newfound interest in income inequality among the billionaire class. It seems odd, wouldn’t you say, that they would be suddenly struck by the idea that such drastic disparities in... Read more
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Salon.com
AP SportlightCompiled By PAUL MONTELLA 1936 — Jesse Owens becomes the first American to win
AP Sportlight
Salon.com / Posted 26 days ago
Compiled By PAUL MONTELLA 1936 — Jesse Owens becomes the first American to win four Olympic gold medals as the United States sets a world record in the 4×100 relay at the Berlin Games. The record time of 39.8 seconds lasts for 20 years. 1950 —... Read more

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