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1 hr ago | Tennis

First Ball In, 8/1: Anything You Can Do...

Today we make the turn from July to August; in tennis terms, that means we move from Wimbledon's month to the U.S. Open's, and that's the way it has felt the last few days and nights.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Wimbledon, Tennis Players, Victoria Azarenka, Tomas Berdych, French Open

6 hrs ago | Tennis

Stanford: V. Williams d. Azarenka

Two of the most distinguished wild cards any tournament could hope to recruit had at it last night in the second round at Stanford, with Venus Williams winning this clashing, clanging groundstroke battle of former no.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Tennis, Australian Open

Thu Jul 31, 2014

ABC News

Williams, Ivanovic Reach Bank of West Quarters

Venus Williams advanced to the Bank of the West quarterfinals Thursday night, beating fourth-seeded Victoria Azarenka 6-4, 7-6 .

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Victoria Azarenka

Tennis Articles

Isner Upset (Literally) In Washington; Serena Returns With A Roar In Stanford, Azarenka-Venus Tonight

After a tight start Serena Williams pulled away from Karolina Pliskova last night in Stanford.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Serena Williams, Tennis, Wimbledon, Ana Ivanovic, Australian Open, Victoria Azarenka

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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Wed Jul 30, 2014

SFGate

Venus Williams is a gift that keeps on giving

Venus Williams returns the ball during the second set of her match against Paula Kania in the Bank of the West Classic, Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in Stanford, Calif.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Ivanovic, Venus are first round winners

Venus Williams continues to work toward another possible Grand Slam title. The fifth-seeded Ivanovic won her first-round match in the Bank of the West Classic, defeating Sabine Lisicki 7-6 , 6-1 on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Tennis, Ana Ivanovic, Sabine Lisicki, Wimbledon, Victoria Azarenka

ABC News

Ivanovic Lone Seeded Player to Win at Stanford

Ana Ivanovic has a new coach and a better outlook. Venus Williams continues to work toward another possible Grand Slam title.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Tennis, Ana Ivanovic, Sabine Lisicki, Wimbledon, Victoria Azarenka

Mon Jul 28, 2014

BleacherReport

Bank of the West Classic 2014: Daily Scores, Results and Draw Schedule

The Bank of the West Classic doesn't get much press, but it is a truly unique event in the world of tennis.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Agnieszka Radwanska, Tennis, Angelique Kerber, Dominika Cibulkova, Serena Williams, Wimbledon

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Serena Williams says she'll undergo more medical testsSerena Williams ...

STANFORD, Calif. - In her first public comments since her troubling exit from Wimbledon earlier this month, No.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Serena Williams' return tops Bank of the West lineup

With nearly half of the top 20 players in the world in its field, including top-ranked Serena Williams, this week's Bank of the West Classic could be one of the strongest in years.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Palo Alto Weekly

Bank of the West Classic has yet another standout field

With any luck, Stanford grad Nicole Gibbs hopes she won't get the chance to qualify for the Bank of the West Classic women's tennis tournament, which begins Monday at the Taube Family Tennis Center at Stanford.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Melanie Oudin, Tennis Players, Serena Williams, Petra Kvitova, Wimbledon

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Examiner.com

Serena Williams is America's Favorite Female Sports Star for fifth straight year

Serena Williams is used to being at the top as the number one tennis player. Now she leads another list as the latest Harris Poll has Williams as America's Favorite Female Sports Star.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Serena Williams, Tennis, Tennis Players, US Open, Danica Patrick, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, Andretti Autosport, Racing, Indy Racing, Maria Sharapova

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Taylor Townsend, rising tennis star, plays for friend Vicky Duva,...

When the Philadelphia Freedoms host the Washington Kastles in a World Team Tennis match on Thursday, the present and future of American women's tennis will meet when the Kastles' Venus Williams and Freedoms' Taylor Townsend face off in a singles match.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Tennis Players, Victoria Azarenka, French Open, Wimbledon, Andy Murray

Star-Telegram.com

Texas Wild can't match Washington Kastles' star power

The Texas Wild had a new face with healthy legs, and plenty of heart, but couldn't quite match the star power of the Washington Kastles on Wednesday night, falling 23-18.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tim Smyczek, Tennis, Tennis Players, Alex Bogomolov Jr., Bobby Reynolds

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

Venus Williams, Michael Phelps Strip Off for ESPN The Magazine's 'Body Issue'

The five-time Wimbledon champion and 18-time Olympic gold medalist were among 22 athletes who posed nude for the sixth annual special issue.

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USA Today

Venus Williams makes return to World TeamTennis

Earlier in the afternoon, Williams hosted about 100 local kids with her Washington Kastles teammates for a pre-match tennis clinic power hour.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

USA Today

Tennis Channel: Petra Kvitova eliminates Venus Williams

The grass surface didn't hinder the performance of Petra Kvitova on day five of the 2014 Wimbledon Championships.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

BleacherReport

What Serena Williams Needs to Do to Get on Track for a Strong Finish in 2014

Serena Williams ' tumultuous season can be turned around with a win at the U.S. Open.

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

Tennis

Winning the Trophy, Carrying the Torch

The bar for Petra Kvitova at Wimbledon was set high-very high-long before the 24-year old pride of Bilovec had to meet the likes of Venus Williams, Lucie Safarova, and Eugenie Bouchard.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Wimbledon, Tennis, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Petra Kvitova, Olympic Tennis, Tennis Players, Venus Williams, Lucie Safarova

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