Venus Williams

Venus Williams back in US Open after being given wild card

Venus Williams won back-to-back U.S. Opens in 2000 and 2001, and this year marks 25 years since she reached the 1997 final in Flushing Meadows as a 17-year-old in her first full season on tour.

published on : 18th August 2022

Serena Williams says 'countdown' to retirement has started

"I'm not looking for some ceremonial, final on-court moment," Williams wrote in Vogue. "I'm terrible at goodbyes, the world's worst."

published on : 9th August 2022

Serena, Venus Williams not on Wimbledon entry lists

Her most recent match on tour came at Chicago last August. She turns 42 in two weeks. Also missing from the entry list is Leylah Fernandez, the 2021 US. 

published on : 4th June 2022

Serena Williams's seven Wimbledon titles

Serena Williams has dominated women's tennis for more than a decade, winning 23 Grand Slams including seven titles at the All England Club. 

published on : 13th July 2018

Former champ Venus Williams crashes out of Wimbledon in third round

Five-time champ Venus Williams became the latest star to crash out in a 6-2, 6-7 (5/7), 8-6 defeat against Kiki Bertens.

published on : 6th July 2018

Venus Williams knocked out of French Open by China's Wang Qiang in first round

The seven-time Grand Slam champion has now lost both her matches at major tournaments this year, having reached the Australian Open and Wimbledon finals in 2017.

published on : 27th May 2018

Karolina Pliskova registers convincing victory over sluggish Venus Williams

Pliskova launched her bid for a season-ending triumph at the WTA Finals with a convincing 6-2, 6-2 victory over Venus.

published on : 22nd October 2017

Simona Halep ranked first in WTA rankings

Romanian tennis player Simona Halep continued to lead the Women's Tennis Association rankings released.

published on : 16th October 2017

Maria Sharapova knocked out while Venus Williams advances at US Open

Anastasija Sevastova rallied to eliminate the five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova at Arthur Ashe Stadium.

published on : 4th September 2017

Venus Williams battles into Toronto last 16, Garbine Muguruza through

Venus Williams was forced to draw on all of her vast experience before overcoming Czech youngster Katerina Siniakova.

published on : 10th August 2017

Garbine Muguruza hopes Wimbledon glory won't backfire

Muguruza stunned sentimental favourite Venus Williams 7-5, 6-0 on Saturday to clinch her second Grand Slam crown.

published on : 16th July 2017

Just incredible, reacts Garbine Muguruza after Wimbledon victory

Garbine Muguruza said it felt "incredible" to become Wimbledon champion even if it did mean defeating childhood idol Venus Williams.

published on : 15th July 2017

Garbine Muguruza stuns Venus Williams to win Wimbledon title

Garbine Muguruza stormed to her first Wimbledon title and shattered Venus Williams' history bid with a majestic 7-5, 6-0 victory.

published on : 15th July 2017

Johanna Konta becomes first British woman to reach Wimbledon semis in 39 years

Konta fought back to beat Halep 6-7 (2/7), 7-6 (7/5), 6-4 and now faces five-time Wimbledon champion Venus.

published on : 12th July 2017