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Venus to end 15-year boycott of Indian Wells Mar 2, 4:27 pm
Johannesburg, March.2 (ANI): American tennis ace Venus Williams has decided to follow in the footsteps of her younger sister Serena by making a return to next week's BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells.
Murray thrashes Zverev to enter second round of Australian Open Jan 19, 10:22 am
Melbourne, Jan.19 (ANI): Second-seed Andy Murray produced a dominant performance as he thrashed Alexander Zverev of Germany in straight sets to kick off his Australian Open campaign on a winning note on Tuesday.
Venus becomes oldest woman to enter WTA top 10 Nov 10, 2:07 pm
Johannesburg, Nov.10 (ANI): American tennis ace Venus Williams has entered the top ten of latest WTA ranking following her victory in the Zhuhai Masters in China.
Venus takes giant leap in WTA rankings post Wuhan Open triumph Oct 6, 10:59 am
Johannesburg, Oct. 6 (ANI): Former world number one Venus Williams has climbed 10 places to 14th in the latest WTA tennis rankings following her Wuhan Open win last week.
Venus lifts Wuhan Open title as Muguruza retires injured Oct 3, 3:46 pm
Johannesburg, Oct. 3 (ANI): Former world number one Venus Williams bagged her second title of the season after Garbine Muguruza was forced to retire during the second set of the Wuhan Open final on Saturday.
Wuhan, Oct. 2 (ANI): Former world number one Venus Williams produced a resilient performance on Friday as she battled past Italy's Roberta Vinci in a pulsating three set thriller to reach the Wuhan Open final.
Venus notches up 700th career win at Wuhan Open Sep 29, 11:08 pm
Johannesburg, Sept. 29 (ANI): Former world number one Venus Williams bagged her 700th career win on Tuesday after defeating Julia Goerges in the second round of the Wuhan Open in China.
Venus brands sister Serena as `the best-player ever` Sep 9, 5:23 pm
London, Sept.9 (ANI): Venus Williams has lavished praise on her younger sister Serena, saying that the 21-time Grand Slam champion is the best female player of all time.
Serena fends off sister Venus to reach US Open semis Sep 9, 9:28 am
New York, Sept. 9 (ANI): World number one Serena Williams battled past spirited Venus Williams in thrilling three sets to progress through to the US Open semi-finals at Flushing Meadows.
Serena, Venus advance to next round of US Open Sep 3, 10:16 am
New York, Sep.3 (ANI): Top-seeded Serena Williams displayed another brilliant performance as she swept aside Dutch player Kiki Bertens in straight sets to advance to the next round of the US Open here on Thursday.
Maria Sharapova,Venus Williamson pull out of Cincinnati Masters Aug 19, 4:43 pm
London, Aug.19 (ANI): World number two Maria Sharapova has been ruled out of the Cincinnati Masters due to a right leg strain.
Serena beats Venus to enter Wimbledon quarters Jul 6, 8:07 pm
London, July 6 (ANI): Top seeded Serena Williams, who was facing her elder sister in a Grand slam match for the first time in six years, defeated Venus Williams to reach the quarter-finals of the Wimbledon Championships.
Wimbledon 2015: William sisters opt out of doubles Jun 30, 8:55 pm
Johannesburg, June 30 (ANI): Sisters Serena and Venus Williams, who have won the doubles title five times, withdrew from the Wimbledon women's doubles on Tuesday.
Sharapova, Kvitova storm into Italian Open quarters May 15, 3:27 pm
London, May 15 (ANI): World number three Maria Sharapova cruised into the quarterfinal round of the Italian Open after brushing aside her Serbian opponent Bojana Jovanovski in straight sets in Rome.
Johannesburg, Feb 03 (ANI): Serena Williams has strengthened her position at the top spot in the WTA world ranking after clinching her sixth Australian Open title in Melbourne.
Serena cruises in, Venus crashes out of Oz Open Jan 28, 5:21 pm
Melbourne, Jan 28 (ANI): World number one Serena Williams crushed her Slovakian opponent Dominika Cibulkova in straight sets to stroll into the semifinal round of the Australian Open in Melbourne.
Williams sisters coast through to Oz Open quarters Jan 26, 5:35 pm
Melbourne, Jan 26 (ANI): Serena Williams bounced back from a shaky start as he trounced her Spanish opponent Garbine Muguruza in three sets to stroll into the quarter-final round of Australian Open in Melbourne.
Johannesburg, Jan 25 (ANI): American tennis ace Venus Williams has claimed that she likes winning titles, insisting that she was not at the Australian Open to just reach the fourth round after she made it to the last 16 at Melbourne Park on Saturday.
Williams sisters coast through to last 16 of Oz Open Jan 24, 2:35 pm
Melbourne, Jan 24 (ANI): World number one Serena Williams brushed aside her Ukrainian opponent Elina Svitolina in three sets to stroll into the fourth round of the Australian Open in Melbourne.
Wellington, Jan 23 (ANI): American tennis ace Venus Williams has claimed that she might not be at the top of her game but she is more strategic and understands the game better, and she has admitted that that is one of the beauties of continuing to play as one gets a lot of the years under their belt.
Williams sisters cruise into third round of Oz Open Jan 22, 6:00 pm
Melbourne, Jan 22 (ANI): World number one Serena Williams bounced back from a shaky start in the opening set to breeze past her Russian opponent Vera Zvonareva in straight sets to advance to the third round of the Australian Open in Melbourne.
Wellington, Jan 11 (ANI): Former world number one women's tennis player Venus Williams used her experience to beat Caroline Wozniacki in the ASB Classic final to grab her 46th career title, one the American said would take pride of place alongside a handful of trophies at her Florida home.
Venus Williams turns interior designer with V Starr Interiors Nov 16, 4:54 pm
Wellington, Nov 16 (ANI): Venus Williams has turned interior designer and even has four full-time professional designers at her firm V Starr Interiors.
Johannesburg, Oct 19 (ANI): Russian Tennis Federation's president Shamil Tarpischev has reportedly been fined 25,000 dollars and banned from the women's tour for a year after referring to world number one Serena and her sister Venus Williams as 'the Williams brothers' on a television chat show last week.
Johannesburg, Sep 15 (ANI): Croatia's Mirjana Lucic-Baroni beat former world number one Venus Williams in straight sets to clinch her first WTA title since 1998 on Sunday.
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