Tag Archives: Serena Williams


Bianca Andreescu beats Serena Williams to win US Open Grand Slam title

09 September, 2019 7:14 am 7:14 am

NEW YORK – Teenager Bianca Andreescu stunned Serena Williams in a gripping US Open final to claim a first Grand Slam title and deny the American a 24th major. Williams, 37, did not cope with the 19-year-old’s quality in a 6-3 7-5 loss. Canadian 15th seed Andreescu, in the main draw here for the first … Read More

Serena Williams, path, Grand Slam, record, teenager

Serena Williams’ path to Grand Slam record blocked by teenager

09 September, 2019 5:25 pm 5:25 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A clash of generations will decide the US Open on Saturday with Serena Williams taking a fourth crack at Grand Slam history against teenager Bianca Andreescu, who was not even born when the American lifted her first Flushing Meadows trophy. One short of equalling Margaret Court’s record of 24 singles Grand … Read More

Serena Williams, victory, Tatjana Maria, Australian Open

Ruthless Serena makes strong start in Melbourne return

01 January, 2019 11:16 am 11:16 am

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Serena Williams made a ruthless start to her quest for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title with a 6-0 6-2 victory over unseeded German Tatjana Maria in the first round of the Australian Open on Tuesday. Playing her first Grand Slam since her infamous rant against the umpire at last year’s … Read More