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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
History-chasing Serena already best ever-analystsNEW YORK - Serena Williams is on the brink of a crowning achievement in tennis,
History-chasing Serena already best ever-analysts
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 2 hours ago
NEW YORK - Serena Williams is on the brink of a crowning achievement in tennis, but as far as several top analysts are concerned, the 33-year-old American has already established herself as the greatest women's player ever. Williams would become... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Serena, Djokovic, Nadal start Monday at US OpenNEW YORK - World number ones Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic will launch the
Serena, Djokovic, Nadal start Monday at US Open
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 hours ago
NEW YORK - World number ones Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic will launch their bids for the US Open title on Monday's first day of competition, tournament organizers announced. Serena Williams hits a ball during a practice session prior to the... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Serena, Djokovic, Nadal start on Monday at US Open Published: 29 August 2015 4:23 PM | Updated: 29 August 2015 4:33 PM World nu
Serena, Djokovic, Nadal start on Monday at US Open
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 4 hours ago
Published: 29 August 2015 4:23 PM | Updated: 29 August 2015 4:33 PM World number ones Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic will launch their bids for the US Open title on Monday's first day of... Read more
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iafrica.com
Serena, Djokovic, Nadal to start US OpenWorld number ones Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic will launch their bids for
Serena, Djokovic, Nadal to start US Open
iafrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
World number ones Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic will launch their bids for the US Open title on Monday's first day of competition, tournament organizers announced Friday. In a Twitter posting, the tournament said top halves of brackets on both... Read more
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SportsFan
Serena, Djokovic, Nadal start Monday at US Photo Source: AP World No.1s Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic will launch
Serena, Djokovic, Nadal start Monday at US
SportsFan / Posted 4 hours ago
Photo Source: AP World No.1s Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic will launch their bids for the US Open title on Monday's first day of competition, tournament organisers announced Friday. In a Twitter... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Lucie Safarova holds on in Connecticut Open semisFourth-seeded Lucie Safarova held off Lesia Tsurenko, 6-2, 7-6 (7-4), on Friday
Lucie Safarova holds on in Connecticut Open semis
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Fourth-seeded Lucie Safarova held off Lesia Tsurenko, 6-2, 7-6 (7-4), on Friday in the Connecticut Open semifinals in New Haven. Second-seeded defending champion Petra Kvitova knocked off third-seeded Caroline Wozniacki in the second semifinal, 7-5,... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storylineTrying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in th
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storyline
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 9 hours ago
Trying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in the same season, much of the attention ahead of the U.S. Open justifiably focuses on Serena Williams. But besides the American's quest to emulate Steffi Graf in 1988,... Read more
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News 8000
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storylineTrying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in th
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storyline
News 8000 / Posted 9 hours ago
Trying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in the same season, much of the attention ahead of the U.S. Open justifiably focuses on Serena Williams. But besides the American's quest to emulate Steffi Graf in 1988,... Read more
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KECI Missoula
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storylineTrying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in th
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storyline
KECI Missoula / Posted 10 hours ago
Trying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in the same season, much of the attention ahead of the U.S. Open justifiably focuses on Serena Williams. But besides the American's quest to emulate Steffi Graf in 1988,... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storylineTrying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in th
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storyline
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 10 hours ago
Trying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in the same season, much of the attention ahead of the U.S. Open justifiably focuses on Serena Williams. But besides the American's quest to emulate Steffi Graf in 1988,... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
History-chasing Serena already best ever: analystsAug 23, 2015; Cincinnati, OH, USA; Serena Williams (USA) serves against Simona
History-chasing Serena already best ever: analysts
Reuters Sports News / Posted 12 hours ago
Aug 23, 2015; Cincinnati, OH, USA; Serena Williams (USA) serves against Simona Halep (not pictured) in the finals during the Western and Southern Open tennis tournament at the Linder Family Tennis Center. Mandatory Credit: Aaron Doster-USA TODAY... 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 12 hours 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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Channel NewsAsia
History-chasing Serena already best everNEW YORK: Serena Williams is on the brink of a crowning achievement in tennis,
History-chasing Serena already best ever
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 hours ago
NEW YORK: Serena Williams is on the brink of a crowning achievement in tennis, but as far as several top analysts are concerned, the 33-year-old American has already established herself as the greatest women's player ever. Williams would become only... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Serena's a winner - except to sponsorsThe top athlete is poised for another big win, but it’s not all roses in Willia
Serena's a winner - except to sponsors
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 hours ago
The top athlete is poised for another big win, but it’s not all roses in Williams’ world Serena Williams has been rated the greatest women's tennis player, but that doesn't silence the critics of her physique. Photo / AP The biggest story of the US... Read more
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The Huffington Post
U.S. Open Women's Final Sells Out Before Men's For First TimeThe USTA believes this is the first time that the women's final has sold out be
U.S. Open Women's Final Sells Out Before Men's For First Time
The Huffington Post / Posted 14 hours ago
The USTA believes this is the first time that the women's final has sold out before the men's final, reported ESPN's Darren Rovell on Thursday. USTA spokesman Chris Widmaier told Rovell that although ticket records are less reliable over time, the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
U.S. Open's best in the Open EraFormer tennis players Steffi Graf and husband Andre Agassi arrive for the 138th
U.S. Open's best in the Open Era
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 hours ago
Former tennis players Steffi Graf and husband Andre Agassi arrive for the 138th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 5, 2012, in Louisville, Ky. The German, 46, won the U.S. Open five times, which ranks her second in the Open Era. Agassi also had... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
In what may be a first, US Open tennis women's final sells out before men's finalIf Serena WIlliams goes on to the US Open women's final she would be on the ver
In what may be a first, US Open tennis women's final sells out before men's final
Crain's New York Business / Posted 17 hours ago
If Serena WIlliams goes on to the US Open women's final she would be on the verge of making history. With Serena Williams on the verge of making history, the U.S. Open women's final has sold out before the men's title match. Tournament officials... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storylineTrying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in th
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storyline
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 19 hours ago
Trying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in the same season, much of the attention ahead of the U.S. Open justifiably focuses on Serena Williams. But besides the American's quest to emulate Steffi Graf in 1988,... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storylineTrying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in th
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storyline
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 19 hours ago
Trying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in the same season, much of the attention ahead of the U.S. Open justifiably focuses on Serena Williams. But besides the American's quest to emulate Steffi Graf in 1988,... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storylineTrying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in th
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storyline
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 19 hours ago
Trying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in the same season, much of the attention ahead of the U.S. Open justifiably focuses on Serena Williams. But besides the American's quest to emulate Steffi Graf in 1988,... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
US Open tennis women's final sells out before men's finalIf Serena WIlliams goes on to the US Open women's final she would be on the ver
US Open tennis women's final sells out before men's final
Crain's New York Business / Posted 19 hours ago
If Serena WIlliams goes on to the US Open women's final she would be on the verge of making history. With Serena Williams on the verge of making history, the U.S. Open women's final has sold out before the men's title match. Tournament officials... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storylineTrying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in th
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storyline
KY3 Springfield / Posted 19 hours ago
Trying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in the same season, much of the attention ahead of the U.S. Open justifiably focuses on Serena Williams. But besides the American's quest to emulate Steffi Graf in 1988,... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storylineTrying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in th
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storyline
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 19 hours ago
Trying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in the same season, much of the attention ahead of the U.S. Open justifiably focuses on Serena Williams. But besides the American's quest to emulate Steffi Graf in 1988,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storylineTrying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in th
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storyline
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 20 hours ago
Trying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in the same season, much of the attention ahead of the U.S. Open justifiably focuses on Serena Williams. But besides the American's quest to emulate Steffi Graf in 1988,... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storylineTrying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in th
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storyline
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 20 hours ago
Trying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in the same season, much of the attention ahead of the U.S. Open justifiably focuses on Serena Williams. But besides the American's quest to emulate Steffi Graf in 1988,... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storyline | Sports - Home Nadal, Halep, Bouchard each has compelling narrative Trying
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storyline
KTVZ Bend / Posted 20 hours ago
| Sports - Home Nadal, Halep, Bouchard each has compelling narrative Trying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in the same... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storylineTrying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in th
US Open 2015: Serena not the only storyline
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 20 hours ago
Trying to become the first player in 27 years to win all four grand slams in the same season, much of the attention ahead of the U.S. Open justifiably focuses on Serena Williams. But besides the American's quest to emulate Steffi Graf in 1988,... Read more
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The News & Observer
US Open women's final sells out before men's final | News & Observer August 28, 2015 U.S. Open Tennis defending women's champ
US Open women's final sells out before men's final
The News & Observer / Posted 20 hours ago
| News & Observer August 28, 2015 U.S. Open Tennis defending women's champion Serena Williams speaks during a press conference at the USTA Billie... Read more
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ESPN
Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic named US Open top seedsSerena Williams, aiming to complete the Grand Slam, and Novak Djokovic have eac
Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic named US Open top seeds
ESPN / Posted 20 hours ago
Serena Williams, aiming to complete the Grand Slam, and Novak Djokovic have each been seeded No. 1 for the US Open. (Photo by Thomas Lovelock - AELTC Pool/Getty Images) The U.S. Tennis Association announced the seedings Tuesday. The year's last... Read more
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ESPN
US Open - Revisiting Serena Williams' Grand Slam titles, Nos. 16-21ClosePeter Bodo has been covering tennis for over 35 years, mostly recently for
US Open - Revisiting Serena Williams' Grand Slam titles, Nos. 16-21
ESPN / Posted 20 hours ago
ClosePeter Bodo has been covering tennis for over 35 years, mostly recently for ESPN. He is a former WTA Writer of the Year and the author of numerous books, including the classic The Courts of Babylon and the New York Times bestseller (with Pete... Read more
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Salon.com
US Open women’s final sells out before men’s finalNEW YORK (AP) — With Serena Williams on the verge of making history, the U.S. O
US Open women’s final sells out before men’s final
Salon.com / Posted 20 hours ago
NEW YORK (AP) — With Serena Williams on the verge of making history, the U.S. Open women’s final has sold out before the men’s title match. Tournament officials don’t have complete records but believe this is the first time that has happened. If... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
US Open 2105: Serena Williams' path to grand slam gloryGoing for it: Serena Williams will complete a tennis grand slam if she wins the
US Open 2105: Serena Williams' path to grand slam glory
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
Going for it: Serena Williams will complete a tennis grand slam if she wins the US Open. Photo: Kathy Willens New York: The first player standing between Serena Williams and a historic US Open title: Vitalia Diatchenko, a Russian ranked 86th in the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Serena Williams could face Sharapova in US Open semifinalMaria Sharapova and Serena Williams | AP NEW YORK - Serena Williams could pl
Serena Williams could face Sharapova in US Open semifinal
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
Maria Sharapova and Serena Williams | AP NEW YORK - Serena Williams could play an All-American US Open. As she seeks the first Grand Slam since 1988, the top-ranked Williams might find... Read more
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sportsmole
Serena Williams 'dreaming of Grand Slam'Serena Williams has spoken of her desire to win her first calendar Grand Slam w
Serena Williams 'dreaming of Grand Slam'
sportsmole / Posted yesterday
Serena Williams has spoken of her desire to win her first calendar Grand Slam while refuting claims that she is the best female player ever. The America now has the chance for her first calendar Slam of all four majors in a year if she wins the US... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Serena insists pressure not a factor in Grand Slam bidNEW YORK - Serena Williams said on Thursday she is treating the upcoming U.S. O
Serena insists pressure not a factor in Grand Slam bid
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK - Serena Williams said on Thursday she is treating the upcoming U.S. Open just like any other, even though she is well aware of the historical impact the year's final grand slam may have. The three-times defending champion enters the Aug.... Read more
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New Kerala
Djokovic, Nadal could square off in US Open quarters Serbian World No.1 Novak Djokovic will take on Brazilian Joao Souza in the fi
Djokovic, Nadal could square off in US Open quarters
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Serbian World No.1 Novak Djokovic will take on Brazilian Joao Souza in the first round of US Open and could face Spain's Rafael Nadal in the quarterfinals, according to the tournament draw... Read more
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iol.co.za
Serena relaxed as history beckonsReutersSerena Williams is odds-on favourite to become the first player in 27 ye
Serena relaxed as history beckons
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
ReutersSerena Williams is odds-on favourite to become the first player in 27 years to complete a calender Grand Slam. Photo by: Mike Segar/Reuters New York - Serena Williams said on Thursday she is treating the upcoming US Open just like any other,... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Williams pathto Slam couldbe through hercountrymen NEW YORK � Serena Williams could play an All-American U.S. Open. As she seek
Williams pathto Slam couldbe through hercountrymen
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK � Serena Williams could play an All-American U.S. Open. As she seeks the first Grand Slam since 1988, the top-ranked Williams might find herself competing against the past and future of... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Novak Djokovic could face Nadal in US Open quarterfinals�World number one Novak Djokovic could meet eighth-seed Rafael Nadal in the US
Novak Djokovic could face Nadal in US Open quarterfinals
Khaleej Times / Posted yesterday
�World number one Novak Djokovic could meet eighth-seed Rafael Nadal in the US Open quarterfinals while Andy Murray and Stan Wawrinka meet in another quarterfinal under the US Open draw announced on Thursday. Djokovic's half of the draw also... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Body and soul as Sharapova looks to recapture magicTen years after becoming world number one for the first time as a bubbly 18-yea
Body and soul as Sharapova looks to recapture magic
Khaleej Times / Posted yesterday
Ten years after becoming world number one for the first time as a bubbly 18-year-old, Maria Sharapova returns to the US Open, eager to recapture the magic of her 2006 title run. But the world's richest sportswoman has a stack of hurdles to overcome... Read more
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The Hindu
U.S. Open: Serena Williams could face Sharapova in US Open semifinalSerena Williams could play an All-American U.S. Open. As she seeks the first G
U.S. Open: Serena Williams could face Sharapova in US Open semifinal
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Serena Williams could play an All-American U.S. Open. As she seeks the first Grand Slam since 1988, the top-ranked Williams might find herself competing against the past and future of her country’s championship hopes. A potential third-round... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Serena leads U.S. Open draw in American-heavy fieldAs she seeks the first Grand Slam since 1988, the top-ranked Williams might fin
Serena leads U.S. Open draw in American-heavy field
The Gadsden Times / Posted yesterday
As she seeks the first Grand Slam since 1988, the top-ranked Williams might find herself competing against the past and future of her country's championship hopes. A potential third-round opponent is 22-year-old Sloane Stephens, who beat her in the... Read more
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ESPN
US Open -- Powered by Serena Williams, women's final sells out before men's for first timeDarren Rovell, ESPN.com Sports Business reporter Serena Williams going for the
US Open -- Powered by Serena Williams, women's final sells out before men's for first time
ESPN / Posted yesterday
Darren Rovell, ESPN.com Sports Business reporter Serena Williams going for the single-season Grand Slam has tennis fans so excited that, for what is believed to be the first time in US Open history, the women's singles final sold out before the... Read more
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SportingNews
Serena Williams: No pressure in Grand Slam bidReigning U.S. Open champion Serena Williams insists she doesn't feel any additi
Serena Williams: No pressure in Grand Slam bid
SportingNews / Posted yesterday
Reigning U.S. Open champion Serena Williams insists she doesn't feel any additional pressure as she attempts to complete a calendar Grand Slam. The world's top-ranked player heads to Flushing Meadows next week having already claimed the Australian... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Serena Williams shrugs off US Open jitters for karaokeUS Open tennis defending champion Serena Williams speaks during a press confere
Serena Williams shrugs off US Open jitters for karaoke
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
US Open tennis defending champion Serena Williams speaks during a press conference at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015. Williams is in position to win a Grand Slam this year if she wins the US Open... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Serena Williams could face Sharapova in US Open semifinalNEW YORK >> Serena Williams could play an All-American U.S. Open. As she seeks
Serena Williams could face Sharapova in US Open semifinal
The Oakland Press / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK >> Serena Williams could play an All-American U.S. Open. As she seeks the first Grand Slam since 1988, the top-ranked Williams might find herself competing against the past and future of her country’s championship hopes. A potential... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
U.S. Open tennis draw: Serena vs. Russian in openerNEW YORK — Serena Williams could play an All-American U.S. Open. As she seeks
U.S. Open tennis draw: Serena vs. Russian in opener
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK — Serena Williams could play an All-American U.S. Open. As she seeks the first Grand Slam since 1988, the top-ranked Williams might find herself competing against the past and future of her country’s championship hopes. A potential... Read more
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SportsFan
Serena on cusp of Grand Slam dreamTop-ranked Serena Williams has played down the history at stake for her in this
Serena on cusp of Grand Slam dream
SportsFan / Posted yesterday
Top-ranked Serena Williams has played down the history at stake for her in this year's US Open but admits she's on the verge of realising her childhood dream. The 34-year-old American tries to complete the first calendar-year singles Grand Slam... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Serena insists pressure not a factor in Grand Slam bid Published: 28 August 2015 7:50 AM A victory at the US Open would push Serena
Serena insists pressure not a factor in Grand Slam bid
The Malaysian Insider / Posted yesterday
Published: 28 August 2015 7:50 AM A victory at the US Open would push Serena Williams past Chris Evert on the all-time tournament list in the Open era. It would also tie her with Graf at 22... Read more
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