Round 4 Shock for Serena Williams at Wimbledon– Round up of the Centre Court Action

By Ros Satar   (July 1, 2013) WIMBLEDON - As if last Wednesday was not enough fun for the tennis gods, they toyed with the seemingly natural order of things just a little more on Round 4 Monday. Possibly one of the best days usually on the … [Read more...]

Top Seeds Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams Ease into Wimbledon Round of 16

(June 29, 2013) Top seeds Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams showed their dominance on the Centre Court of Wimbledon on Saturday, each with straight set victories to advance to the round of 16. Williams won 600th career match by demolishing … [Read more...]

Sharapova and Jankovic Close Round of 16 Door on the Young Vanguard

By Ros Satar (June 3, 2013) PARIS - Jelena Jankovic continued her good run of form with a systematic dismantling of Jamie Hampton 6-0, 6-2, as they took to the court after a thrilling five-setter between Richard Gasquet and Stanislas … [Read more...]

Hampton Upsets Kvitova, Joins Countrywomen Williams, Stephens and Mattek-Sands in Round of 16

(June 1, 2013) American Jamie Hampton upset 2011 Wimbledon champion and seventh seed Petra Kvitova 6-1, 7-6 (7) at the French Open on Saturday to reach the fourth round of a major for the first time. “I think I caught her a little off guard,” said … [Read more...]

Sloane Stephens Triumphs in the Bullring at Roland Garros

By Ros Satar (June 1, 2013) PARIS - USA’s Sloane Stephens came through a tight three-setter, against Marina Erakovic of New Zealand 6-4, 6-7(5), 6-3. In a court that looked more like a bull-ring with two gladiatrices battering the fluff of innocent … [Read more...]

Americans in Paris – Day Two at Roland Garros

(May 27, 2013). Americans went 8-4 in Paris on the day 2 of the French Open. Here is a look at how they all fared: First round: Sloane Stephens (17) (USA) def. Karin Knapp (ITA) 6-2, 7-5 In a bit of a slump since reaching the semifinals of the … [Read more...]

Serena Williams Responds to Sloane Stephens’ Quotes: Stephens Takes Blame on Twitter

By Tumaini Carayol (May 7, 2013) MADRID - As the traveling tennis circus rolled into Madrid, the tennis world was immediately consumed by shocking off-court happenings that left the actual tennis firmly in the shadows. The first alarm bells rang as … [Read more...]

Sloane Stephens Criticizes Serena Williams in ESPN The Magazine Interview

(May 5, 2013) In an interview with ESPN The Magazine done in late March, included in the May 13th issue, Sloane Stephens criticized Serena Williams. Stephens said that Serena has not spoken to her since she beat Serena in the Australian Open … [Read more...]

Serena and Venus Williams Win to Wrap Up Fed Cup World Group Spot for the U.S.

  By Nathalie Narcisse (April 21, 2013) DELRAY BEACH, Florida - On a day where tennis legend Chris Evert was lauded for Federation Cup accomplishments, it was fitting that dynamic duo, Serena and Venus Williams carried their matches to … [Read more...]

Serena Williams Squares World Group Play-Off Tie versus Sweden

By Nathalie Narcisse   (April 20, 2013) DELRAY BEACH. Florida - After a three-hour setback due to showers at the Delray Beach Tennis Center, Serena Williams sauntered on court to face Swede Johanna Larsson. The world No. 1 dusted off her … [Read more...]