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  1. Serena Williams to play at Bank of the West tennisRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Inside Bay Area

    Serena Williams, the world's No. 1-ranked tennis player, has committed to defend her title at the Bank of the West Classic at Stanford Aug. 3-9.

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  2. Nadal could face Djokovic in French Open quarterfinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cybercast News Service

    ... with a potential quarterfinal match against Stan Wawrinka. In the women's draw, 19-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams faces a potential third-round match against former No. 1 Victoria Azarenka, seeded 27th.

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  3. French Open 2015: Sleepers Capable of Deep Runs at Roland GarrosRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    While the top names are certain to remain top contenders at the 2015 French Open , never count out the possibility of some major surprises at the second Grand Slam of the year. on the men's side while Serena Williams is pretty much the favorite in every event in the women's draw.

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  4. Serena's bid for 20, other things to know about French OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    In this June 8, 2013, file photo, Serena Williams, of the U.S, celebrates as she defeats Russia's Maria Sharapova in the women's final match of the French Open tennis tournament in Paris, France. FILE - In this June 8, 2014, file photo, Spain's Rafael Nadal, right, holds the trophy after winning the final of the French Open tennis tournament against Serbia's Novak Djokovic, left, in Paris, France.

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  5. Sharapova targets more Paris gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Maria Sharapova has hit form at the perfect moment as she eyes a defence of her French Open crown but old nemesis Serena Williams is lurking in the Parisian shadows. Russian Sharapova, who once despised claycourt tennis but transformed herself into the 2012 and 2014 champion, arrives in the French capital fresh from winning the Italian Open in Rome.

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  6. Owners confident Mavericks can vie for IPTL crownRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    ... are capable of lifting the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) trophy, especially with world No. 1 Serena Williams now with the team. The team then known as the Manila Mavericks finished third in the inaugural edition of the IPTL, but team ...

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  7. No one's caught up with Serena Williams: Martina NavratilovaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Tennis legend feels World No 1's dominance of the sport will translate into victory at French Open, which will begin next week Paris: Serena Williams is ideally placed to win a 20th Grand Slam title when the French Open gets underway at Roland Garros on Sunday, according to tennis legend Martina Navratilova. If the 33-year-old American player does so she would stand stand just two shy of the Open-era record of 22 set by Steffi Graf and four short of the all-time mark of 24 owned by Margaret Court.

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  8. How does one celebrate PAC-MAN's 35th birthday? Ask SonyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... e could be as many as 21 million watching the videogame competition. Finally, from Paris at the French Open, Serena Williams, who has a cameo role in Pixels, is planning a special greeting for her co-star. No word on how special it will be.

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  9. Local sports digest: Manchester United, Earthquakes to meet in BerkeleyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... Stadium in the fourth round of the U.S. Open Cup, a tournament for American amateur and professional teams. Serena Williams, the world's No. 1-ranked tennis player, has committed to defend her title at the Bank of the West Classic at Stanford Aug. ...

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  10. 2015 French Open: Capsules on women to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Denver Post

    In this May 25, 2014, file photo, Serena Williams makes a return against Alize Lim, of France, during a first round match at the French Open tennis tournament in Paris, France. Major Titles: 19 - French Open , Wimbledon , U.S. Open , Australian Open Last 5 French Opens: '14-Lost in 2nd Round, '13-Won Championship, '12-1st Round, '11-Did Not Play, '10-QF Topspin: Only Margaret Smith Court and Steffi Graf have won more Grand Slam singles titles.

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  11. Serena Williams to play at Bank of the West tennisRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    Serena Williams, the world's No. 1-ranked tennis player, has committed to defend her title at the Bank of the West Classic at Stanford Aug. 3-9.

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  12. French Open 2015: Analyzing Key Storylines Entering Roland GarrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BleacherReport

    ... are all but secured in the main two draws. enters as the undisputed No. 1 overall on the men's side, while Serena Williams eyes the women's top seed. and Williams will cloud over the tournament is ill-advised, with both history and a crop of ...

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  13. French Open 2015 Draw: Date, Time, Live Stream Info and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BleacherReport

    ... tournaments reeling, but the same can't be said in the women's singles. That should be the case as long as Serena Williams remains at this level. Williams took her sixth Australian Open earlier this year to win her 19th Grand Slam, and she will move ...

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  14. French Open Tennis 2015: Predictions and Early Title FavoritesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BleacherReport

    The 2015 French Open draw is still pending, but there have already been themes this clay-court season that project possible outcomes. The favorites at Roland Garros are competing at the dawn of a transitional era, when new challengers take on stars like Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams .

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  15. French Open 2015: 10 Under-the-Radar Players to Watch at Roland GarrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BleacherReport

    Rafael Nadal at the French Open has been as close as you can get to a sure thing in sports. However, even with someone as dominant as Nadal and players as consistent as Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer , Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova , some under-the-radar talents will emerge at the 2015 French Open to catch everyone by surprise.

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  16. French Open 2015: Top Storylines to Follow at Roland GarrosRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... Those two storylines have been volleyed about so much they've almost become cliche. On the women's side, Serena Williams remains No. 1, but neither she nor defending champion Maria Sharapova are locks for the title. In fact, the WTA Tour has no ...

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  17. Sony to celebrate Pac-Man's 35th anniversary in a big wayRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... stars will face off for the "ultimate bragging rights." People can follow their gaming online. In Paris, Serena Williams, who, like Iwatani, has a cameo in Pixels , is preparing a special greeting for her co-star at the French Open. "Pac-Man is one ...

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  18. Eugenie Bouchard named world's most marketable athleteRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | CTV

    ... star. Editorial director James Emmett said Bouchard has what it takes to "succeed Maria Sharapova and Serena Williams as the face of the most commercially successful women's sport on the planet." There are 12 women on the list, three in the top 10. ...

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  19. Williams eyes grand slam No.20 in ParisRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Serena Williams enters the French Open with tennis legend Martina Navratilova predicting the raging title favourite will chalk up major number 20 and maybe even catch Margaret Smith's all-time grand slam record. Tackling the elephant in the room, Navratilova says it's inevitable Williams will continue adding to her growing trophy haul and "possibly" surpass Smith Court's benchmark 25 majors as the world No.1 plots a rare calendar-year slam in 2015.

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  20. Sharapova ready to go distance again in ParisRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Maria Sharapova has hit form at the perfect moment as she eyes a defence of her French Open crown but old nemesis Serena Williams is lurking in the Parisian shadows. Maria Sharapova of Russia returns the ball to Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain during their final match at the Rome Open tennis tournament in Rome, Italy, May 17, 2015.

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