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Serena Williams Withdraws From French Open Citing Achilles Injury – Bay News 9
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Serena Williams Withdraws From French Open Citing Achilles Injury – Bay News 9

PARIS — Tennis icon Serena Williams has withdrawn from the French Open Wednesday citing an achilles injury, ending her quest for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title. What You Need To Know Serena Williams withdrew from the French Open due to an achilles injury Williams was seeking a 24th Grand Slam title, which would tie the…

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Serena Williams pulls out of French Open with injury – WAtoday
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Serena Williams pulls out of French Open with injury – WAtoday

Serena Williams withdrew from the French Open with an Achilles tendon injury on Wednesday shortly before she was supposed to face Tsvetana Pironkova in the second round.The 39-year-old American, a three-time former champion at Roland Garros, was striving to claim a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title.”Struggling to walk,” Williams told a news conference. “I felt…

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For Serena Williams, the French Open Has Delivered Telling Highs and Lows – The New York Times
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For Serena Williams, the French Open Has Delivered Telling Highs and Lows – The New York Times

On TennisThe greatness of Williams has been largely defined by her success at Wimbledon, the United States Open and the Australian Open. But her history in Paris is a clear illustration of her resilience.Serena Williams won the 2015 French Open in one of her grittiest performances ever, playing through a flu.Credit…Clive Brunskill/Getty ImagesSept. 30, 2020,…

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Serena Williams reveals one of her best breakup stories – Tennis World USA
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Serena Williams reveals one of her best breakup stories – Tennis World USA

Serena Williams talked with two of her friends, Diondria (she knows her since the 4th grade) and Ciana (who had lived with Serena for a number of years), about the most interesting breakup stories of their lives. Here’s what the 23 times Grand Slam winner stepped forward with. “This guy took me to the beach…

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Serena Williams into second round at French Open – TSN
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Serena Williams into second round at French Open – TSN

PARIS — No matter how much success they’ve had over the years, and to this day, Serena Williams and Rafael Nadal both profess to deal with doubts.Both began this French Open with straight-set victories against overmatched foes in Court Philippe Chatrier on Monday.And both have something significant at stake over the coming two weeks: a…

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“Big Fan of Both”: Serena Williams Pays Tribute To Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer at French Op … – Essentially Sports
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“Big Fan of Both”: Serena Williams Pays Tribute To Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer at French Op … – Essentially Sports

The No.6 seed Serena Williams advanced to the second round of the French Open 2020. Williams thrashed fellow American Kristie Ahn in straight sets, handling Ahn a bagel in the second set. Williams is aiming to equal Margaret Court’s record of 24 Grand Slam singles titles and has unfortunately lost in her last four Grand…

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Venus Williams in back-to-back first round loss at Grand Slam – P.M. News
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Venus Williams in back-to-back first round loss at Grand Slam – P.M. News

Venus Williams ousted by Anna Karolina Schmiedlova By Agency Reporter Former French Open runner-up Venus Williams suffered her second successive first round loss in a Grand Slam as she went down 6-4 6-4 to Slovakia’s Anna Karolina Schmiedlova on Sunday. With a chill wind blowing and drizzle falling on the Simonne-Mathieu arena, the 40-year-old Williams…

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Danny Williams warns Roy Jones Jr. that Mike Tyson will ‘seriously hurt’ him – DAZN News US
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Danny Williams warns Roy Jones Jr. that Mike Tyson will ‘seriously hurt’ him – DAZN News US

One of Mike Tyson’s former opponents has warned Roy Jones Jr. that he will be “seriously” hurt by the former world heavyweight champion. Danny Williams warned Roy Jones Jr. that he will “get seriously hurt” when he faces Mike Tyson. Tyson is coming out of retirement at the age of 54 to take on Jones, 51, as…

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Danny Williams warns Roy Jones Jr. that Mike Tyson will ‘seriously hurt’ him – DAZN News US
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Danny Williams warns Roy Jones Jr. that Mike Tyson will ‘seriously hurt’ him – DAZN News US

One of Mike Tyson’s former opponents has warned Roy Jones Jr. that he will be “seriously” hurt by the former world heavyweight champion. Danny Williams warned Roy Jones Jr. that he will “get seriously hurt” when he faces Mike Tyson. Tyson is coming out of retirement at the age of 54 to take on Jones, 51, as…

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Serena Williams pulls out of Rome with Achilles injury – Sportskeeda
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Serena Williams pulls out of Rome with Achilles injury – Sportskeeda

Serena Williams has pulled out of the Internazionali d’Italia tournament in Rome, citing an Achilles injury.The US Open semi-finalist entered the WTA Tour event with the intention of gaining match practice on clay before the upcoming French Open.That delayed grand slam takes place from September 27 to October 11 in Paris, switched from its original May…

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Serena Williams edges out Tsvetana Pironkova to reach US Open semi-finals against Victoria Azarenka – Sky Sports
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Serena Williams edges out Tsvetana Pironkova to reach US Open semi-finals against Victoria Azarenka – Sky Sports

The 23-time Grand Slam champion will face old foe Victoria Azarenka in the semi-finals By Emma Thurston Last Updated: 10/09/20 2:16pm Serena Williams stayed on course to match Margaret Court’s all-time record of 24 Grand Slam singles titles Serena Williams fought back from a set and a break down to beat Tsvetana Pironkova and progress…

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US Open: Serena Williams edges out Tsvetana Pironkova to reach semi-finals – Sky Sports
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US Open: Serena Williams edges out Tsvetana Pironkova to reach semi-finals – Sky Sports

The 23-time Grand Slam champion will face Victoria Azarenka or Elise Mertens in the semi-finals By Emma Thurston Last Updated: 09/09/20 8:41pm Serena Williams stayed on course to match Margaret Court’s all-time record of 24 Grand Slam singles titles Serena Williams fought back from a set and a break down to beat Tsvetana Pironkova and…

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Serena Williams survives Tsvetana Pironkova to reach the semifinals | 2020 US Open Highlights – ESPN

Serena Williams survives Tsvetana Pironkova to reach the semifinals | 2020 US Open Highlights – YouTube

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Williams battles into US Open quarters as Thiem and Medvedev march on – South China Morning Post
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Williams battles into US Open quarters as Thiem and Medvedev march on – South China Morning Post

Serena Williams defeated Maria Sakkari of Greece to make the quarter-finals of the US Open in New York on Monday. Photo: EPAThe 38-year-old Serena Williams needs almost two and a half hours to dislodge her 25-year-old Greek opponent Maria Sakkari 6-3, 6-7 (6-8), 6-3 inside an empty Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York Topic |   US…

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Serena Williams reaches US Open quarter-finals once again with three-set win over Maria Sakkari – Daily Mail
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Serena Williams reaches US Open quarter-finals once again with three-set win over Maria Sakkari – Daily Mail

Serena Williams reaches US Open quarter-finals once again but only after she’s given a scare by 15th seed Maria Sakkari at Flushing MeadowsSerena Williams was challenged in her fourth round tie versus Maria SakkariThe No 3 seed took the first set 6-3 against her Greek opponentSakkari improved in the second set which she took in…

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