Serena Williams keeps her bid for a calendar-year Grand Slam intact by outslugging older sister Venus 6-2 1-6 6-3 in the U.S. Open quarter-finals while Novak Djokovic beats Feliciano Lopez in four sets and will play defending champion Marin Cilic in the semi-finals.
Tennis fans crowd into the Billie Jean USTA National Tennis Center for the opening day of the U.S. Open.
LONDON, UK (REUTERS) – Five-times major winner Maria Sharapova has pulled out of the U.S. Open tennis championships due to a leg injury, the Russian said on Sunday (August 30).
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Pranab Mukherjee lead the country in congratulating Sania Mirza who becomes the first Indian woman to win a grand slam doubles title at Wimbledon
Novak Djokovic proves too strong for Roger Federer, winning the men’s Wimbledon title with a 7-6(1) 6-7(10) 6-4 6-3 victory.
Novak Djokovic hopes to celebrate the Wimbledon title dancing with women’s champion Serena Williams while losing finalist Roger Federer regrets going back home empty handed.
Williams delighted to complete another Serena Slam
Serena Williams says she will have to stay focussed in the Wimbledon final against Garbine Muguruza, who knocked her out of last year’s French Open. Defeated semi-finalist Maria Sharapova says she always has to face Serena at her best.
Serena downs Venus to reach Wimbledon quarters