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Williams beats Kerber in Wimbledon final for 22nd Slam title

Serena Williams won her record-tying 22nd Grand Slam title by beating Angelique Kerber 7-5, 6-3 in the Wimbledon final on Saturday. Williams pulled even with Steffi Graf for the most major championships in the Open era, which began in 1968. Now Williams stands behind only Margaret Court's all-time mark of 24. This

Serena, Venus braced for Wimbledon final push

Serena and Venus Williams can book places in the Wimbledon final on Thursday, seven years after they last slugged it out for a Grand Slam title. For the first time since 2009, both sisters have made it to the Wimbledon semi-finals. To make the dream final become a reality, defending champion Serena

Serena races past Beck with power display

World No 1 Serena Williams kept her Wimbledon title defence on track on Sunday, downing Germany's Annika Beck 6-3 6-0 with a crushing display of power and booming serves. Williams looked in no mood to follow men's top seed Novak Djokovic out of tournament after his shock defeat on Saturday and

Serena, Venus, Roger, Novak in action on Day 5 at Wimbledon

Serena Williams and Roger Federer on Centre Court. Venus Williams and Novak Djokovic on No. 1 Court. There's plenty to watch on Day 5 at Wimbledon, partly because rain has affected the schedule and organizers are still trying to play catch-up. The Williams sisters, who have won a combined 11 titles at the

Serena puts on royal show for mum at Wimbledon

Defending champion Serena Williams reached the Wimbledon second round Tuesday with a 6-2, 6-4 win over Swiss qualifier Amra Sadikovic as her mother watched from the front row of the Royal Box. The 34-year-old world number one, chasing a seventh Wimbledon title and record-equalling 22nd major, took her Grand Slam career

Serena Williams, Andy Murray headline Day 2 at Wimbledon

Serena Williams and Andy Murray both face potentially easy opening matches against lowly ranked opponents on Day 2 at Wimbledon. Defending women's champion and six-time winner Williams opens play on Centre Court against 148th-ranked Swiss qualifier Amra Sadikovic, making her first appearance in the main draw of a Grand Slam tournament. Since

Serena starts bid for 22nd Slam

Serena Williams begins her bid for a seventh Wimbledon title and record-equalling 22nd Grand Slam crown on Tuesday against a player who was once so disillusioned by tennis that she quit. World number one and top seed Williams won her 21st major at the All England Club 12 months ago by

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