Found September 09, 2013 on BlackSportsOnline:
PLAYERS: Serena Williams
You can make a case that Serena is the greatest women’s Tennis player of all time. While you guys debate that, you can stare at the photos below.

Serena Williams wins U.S. Open despite messy eyebrows (PICS)

No. 1-seeded Serena Williams fought off No. 2 Victoria Azarenka 7-5, 6-7 (6), 6-1 to capture her fifth U.S. Open title Sunday night.  Williams spent almost the same amount of time fussing with her skirt ans she did playing tennis as both players had to deal with strong swirling winds at Flushing Meadows. Azarenka was not as bothered by her skirt, but she had to look across the court...

Serena Williams wins her 5th US Open title

When the conversation starts as to who should be crowned the greatest female athlete of all time, Serena Williams is who should get the nod. At 31 years old, Serena Williams has won her 17th Grand Slam title and her fifth U.S.Open. Williams defeated Victoria Azarenka 7-5, 6-7 (6-8), 6-1 to win. It was the first time Serena was forced to play at third set in a tournament that saw...

Serena earns 17th Grand Slam title

Top-seeded Serena Williams won her fifth US Open championship and 17th Grand Slam tournament title overall by beating No. 2 Victoria Azarenka 7-5, 6-7 (6), 6-1 in a windy final. Sunday's match was the toughest test these two weeks for the No. 1-seeded Williams, who also beat Azarenka in three sets in last year's final. Williams hadn't lost a set in her previous six...

Williams Wins 1st Set Of US Open Final

NEW YORK (AP) — Serena Williams overcame the wind and 15 unforced errors Sunday to take the first set of the U.S. Open final, 7-5 over Victoria Azarenka. Williams is going for a second straight U.S. Open title. This is a rematch of last year’s final, which she won in three sets. The top-seeded Williams was wearing a flimsy tennis dress that distracted her when it flapped in the...

Serena Williams wins US Open

(September 8, 2013) No. 1 Serena Williams won her 17th career major by defeating windy conditions and No. 2 Victoria Azarenka in the finals of the US Open 7-5, 6-7 (6), 6-1  on Sunday evening.  It’s her fifth US Open title. Her 17th major title ties her with current ATP player Roger Federer and puts her one behind Chris Evert[…]

Photo: Serena Williams makes Victoria Azarenka sweat, A LOT

Victoria Azarenka has herself some pretty unfortunate sweat stains during her U.S. Open final match against Serena Williams.

Serena Williams Wins U.S. Open, Beats Victoria Azarenka in Three Sets

NEW YORK — Fussing with her skirt and flubbing her shots, Serena Williams was troubled in the U.S. Open final by the swirling air and the strong play of Victoria Azarenka. After one miss, Williams declared, “I can’t play in this wind.” After blowing a big second-set lead, Williams chucked her racket toward the sideline, and it bounced back onto the court. In the end, Williams...

Serena Wins Thrilling Three Setter Against Azarenka For US Open Title

Sunday night on Arthur Ashe Stadium Serena Williams won her fifth US Open and 17th Grand Slam title by defeating world No.2 Victoria Azarenka. During long two hours and 45 minutes, the top 2 WTA players fought hard for every game but the mighty world No.1 was just a bit better, which showed in the end, 7-5 6-7(6) 6-1. Related posts: Azarenka Wins Again Beating Sharapova For China...

U.S. Open: Serena/Azarenka Clash Earns Best Overnight Since 2002

Overnight ratings were the highest in 11 years for the women’s final of the U.S. Open. Sunday’s Serena Williams/Victoria Azarenka U.S. Open women’s final earned a 4.9 overnight rating on CBS, up 26% from the […]

Links of the Day 9/10/13

What’s this? No football today? For shame. It’s important for journalists to protect their sources. Rafael Nadal won the US Open. The tennis one. (Serena Williams won the ladies edition.) There is a new chairman of the IOC. SCOREBOARD MLB Minnesota 6, Los Angeles Angels 3 – I had tickets to this game. Well, I did back in April when it was intended to be played. Chicago 5, Detroit...
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