Serena Williams to face 20-year-old Naomi Osaka in US Open final

FLUSHING, New York — — Serena Williams beat No. 19 seed Anastasija Sevastova of Latvia 6-3, 6-0 to reach her ninth final at Flushing Meadows and 31st at all Grand Slam tournaments. “I’ve been working hard on my volleys. I have won a few doubles championships, so I know how to volley,” Williams said with…

Serena Williams reaches US Open Semis after beating Karolina Pliskova

FLUSHING, New York — Serena Williams reaches the seminfinals at the US Open after beating No. 8 Karolina Pliskova 6-4, 6-3 at Arthur Ashe Stadium to claim her first win over a top-10 player this season. She will face No. 19 seed Anastasija Sevastova of Latvia, who knocked off defending champion Sloane Stephens 6-2, 6-3…

Serena Williams advances to quarterfinals at US Open

FLUSHING, New York — Serena Williams advances to the quarterfinals of the US Open after stopping the hard-hitting Kaia Kanepi from Estonia 6-0, 4-6, 6-3 in 86 minutes. Serena Williams will face eighth seed Karolina Pliskova. A victory for the 36-year-old Serena Williams, sets up a possible showdown with defending champion Sloane Stephens in the…

Serena Williams moves past Venus Williams to advance at US Open

FLUSHING, New York — On Friday, Serena Williams beat her sister Venus 6-1, 6-2 to advance from the third round of the US Open at Arthur Ashe Stadium. “I think it’s by far the best match I ever played against her in forever,” Serena said of the match, which lasted just 1 hour, 12 minutes….

Serena and Venus Williams to meet in third round of US Open

FLUSHING, New York — Superstar siblings Serena and Venus will be meeting in the third round at the US Open. Serena Williams whom once again sported a Virgil Abloh-designed (lavender) tutu, set up the matchup at Flushing Meadows by hitting 13 aces and overwhelming 101st-ranked Carina Witthoeft of Germany 6-2, 6-2 in a little more…

Serena Williams sports Virgil Abloh designed outfit at US Open

NEW YORK — Serena Williams sported a $900 black bomber jacket with white stitching, over a $500 black-and-brown one-shoulder silhouette dress with tulle skirt at Arthur Ashe Stadium — designed by Louis Vuitton menswear artistic director Virgil Abloh as she topped 68th-ranked Magda Linette of Poland 6-4 6-0 at the U.S. Open. The 36-year-old, Serena…

Serena Williams Tops Forbes List – Returns to the US Open

FLUSHING, New York — Serena Williams tops Forbes’ “Highest-Paid Female Athlete” list for the third consecutive year. The 23-time Grand Slam champion collected twice as many off-court coins than any other female athlete. Earning $18.1 million in endorsements, Williams was able to top the list by over $5 million, despite a 14-month maternity leave, in…

Serena Williams raises concerns over drug testing discrimination?

MIAMI, Florida — Serena Williams expressed her deep concern over what she feels to be discrimination with being selected for anti-doping tests. A report by Deadspin said Williams had been checked five times in 2018 by June, more than other U.S. women and men in the sport. Williams returned to competition this season after missing…

Wimbledon Champion and Porsche Brand Ambassador visits the Porsche Museum

STUGGART, Germany — After capturing her first ever Wimbledon title, Angelique Kerber, the Porsche Brand Ambassador stopped over in Stuttgart on Tuesday. She gave her first press conference in Germany after her historical triumph in the Porsche Museum. Angelique Kerber beat Serena Williams 6-3, 6-3 in the final to win the world’s most prestigious tennis…