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3 hrs ago | ABC News

Serena Williams Reaches Semi at Stanford

Serena Williams roared back after falling behind in the third set to beat Ana Ivanovic 2-6, 6-3, 7-5 on Friday night to reach the semifinals of the Bank of the West Classic.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Serena Williams, Tennis, Ana Ivanovic, Andrea Petkovic, Venus Williams

12 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

'The Days of Roger Federer' by Randy Walker: A video preview

Why is May 25 significant for Roger Federer? On that day in 1999, the 17-year-old Swiss played his first main-draw match at a major tournament, the French Open.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Roger Federer

16 hrs ago | Bradenton.com

At the Net: This week in tennis

U.S. and French Open champ Rafael Nadal announced he will skip the Masters events/big U.S. Open tune-ups in Toronto and Cincinnati because of a right wrist injury suffered this week during practice.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Tennis Players, Rafael Nadal, Wimbledon, Li Na, Conchita Martinez

22 hrs ago | New York Daily News

Tennis star Caroline Wozniacki to join the thousands running NYC Marathon

Tennis star Caroline Wozniacki says she'll finish the New York City marathon even if she has to crawl over the finish in November.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Outdoor Recreation, Marathon, Tennis Players, Caroline Wozniacki, Lance Armstrong, Discovery Channel, Cycling

Yesterday | Marin Independent Journal

Venus Williams outlasts Azarenka

Venus Williams said earlier this week that she has no interest in retirement, and Thursday night at the Bank of the West Classic she showed why.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Venus Williams, Tennis, Victoria Azarenka, Australian Open, Wimbledon, Petra Kvitova

Yesterday | Ananova

Kerber avoids Vandeweghe scare

Third seed Angelique Kerber survived a major scare to progress through to the quarter-finals of the Bank of the West Classic in Stanford at the expense of Coco Vandeweghe.

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Related Topix: Angelique Kerber, Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Tennis, Coco Vandeweghe, Dominika Cibulkova, Daniela Hantuchova, Ana Ivanovic

Thu Jul 31, 2014

The London Free Press

Young Canuck Abanda wants to follow Bouchard's lead

While the name Eugenie Bouchard is on every tennis fan's lips this summer, another young Montrealer is certainly on the radar.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Tennis Players, Vania King, Wimbledon, Petra Kvitova

GantDaily.com

Li Na withdraws from US Open due to knee injury

New York, NY, United States - World No. 2 Li Na announced her withdrawal from the US Open because of a nagging knee injury.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Tennis Players, Li Na, Australian Open, Philipp Kohlschreiber, Paolo Lorenzi

ETaiwanNews.com

China's Li Na pulls out of US Open because of knee

Two-time major champion Li Na pulled out of the U.S. Open on Thursday because of a knee injury which she said has bothered her for several months.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Tennis Players, Li Na, Wimbledon, Australian Open

International Business Times

Serena Williams Admitted that Sister Venus Williams Demanded her to Leave the Court at Wimbledon

Finally, Serena Williams broke her silence about the viral illness, which made her retire in the women's doubles at Wimbledon, after serving four double faults in a single game.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Serena Williams, Tennis, Wimbledon, Venus Williams, Roland Garros

International Business Times

Roger Federer Forced to Take Down Children's Play Area on his Property in Valbella

Local residents are having problems with the stilted wooden playhouse and slide in the grounds of Roger Federer's property in Valbella, in the canton of Graubnden.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Roger Federer, Tennis, Ernests Gulbis, Roland Garros

ESPN

Caple: Serena Williams back in the swing

Apparently, lounging in the Croatian sun and catching ice cream scoops in her mouth was just what Serena Williams needed to get her game back.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Serena Williams, Tennis, Wimbledon, US Open

Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Washington Post

On WTA tour, a growing Asian influence

Zarina Diyas of Kazakhstan hits a backhand against Japan's Kurumi Nara during their match at the Citi Open on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Li Na, Tennis, Australian Open, Wimbledon, Shuai Peng, Su-Wei Hsieh

The Globe and Mail

Nadal withdraws from Rogers Cup with wrist injury

Rafael Nadal of Spain stretches out to hit a return to Dominic Thiem of Austria during their men's singles match at the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris May 29, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Rafael Nadal, Tennis, Rogers Cup, Roland Garros, US Open

The Campbell Reporter

Venus Williams shakes off rust, wins at Bank of the West Classic

Venus Williams is 34 now and no longer ranked in the top 10, let alone top 20. But the older half of the legendary sister act has no plans to walk away from the sport she learned on Compton's public courts.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Venus Williams, Tennis, Wimbledon, Dominika Cibulkova, Yanina Wickmayer

BleacherReport

Why Andy Murray Needs Canada and Cincinnati to Regain Championship Form

Summer is heating up, which means it is time for Andy Murray to get into championship form.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Andy Murray, Tennis, Wimbledon, US Open, Lleyton Hewitt

Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Washington Post

U.S. women are on the rise

If you crunch the numbers for American women's tennis over the past five years, you'll inevitably come up with "one" and "nine."

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Serena Williams, Tennis, Australian Open, Alison Riske, Christina McHale

International Business Times

Maria Sharapova's $500K Business in Jeopardy Due To Health Concerns

Maria Sharpova 2014 has been nothing short of spectacular. Not only did she win her fifth Grand Slam title at French Open this year, blessings have also been pouring on for her off the tennis court.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Maria Sharapova, Tennis, Ksenia Pervak, Roland Garros, Wimbledon, US Open

Tennis Served Fresh

Bryan Bros. foundation raises more than $100,000 for junior tennis in ...

Once again, the Bryan Bros. Foundation was the big winner as more than $100,000 was raised at the annual V-Grid Tennis Fest presented by Alexander Cadillac and Esurance and featuring Mike and Bob Bryan.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Bob Bryan, Tennis, Tennis Players, Victoria Azarenka, Mike Bryan

Daily Mail

Abigail Wilmett had HH-sized boobs reduced so she could run faster

A 30-year-old whose large breasts made her passion for long-distance running impossible says going under the knife was the best decision she has ever made.

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Related Topix: Simona Halep, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, More Sports, US Open, Tennis Players

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