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MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- After taking a tumble on the next-to-last point of the match, Serena Williams got up and whipped a backhand winner down the line to finish off her second-round match at the Australian Open and her 500th career win.
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Serena Williams won her opening round match at the Australian Open, but she was less than thrilled with all the bugs in her way.
Serena Williams came through her opening match at the Australian Open with a 6-3, 6-2 win over Tamira Paszek on Tuesday.
Williams frequently yelped in frustration as some of her shots failed to come off in only her third match since reaching the U.S. Open final last September.
She completed the victory with a service winner after 1 hour, 19 minutes in the final match of the second...
Serena Williams is getting an early start celebrating Black History Month. The American tennis star wore a custom-made Black History Month headband and sneakers during her first-round win at the Australian Open.
Nike created the collection specially for the 14-time Grand Slam champion. It features the sneakers, sweatband and bag, and also includes a bomber jacket that Serena won...
Serena Williams wasn't bothered by her 11 p.m. start time and seemed only slightly annoyed at the rusty groundstrokes she was hitting during a first-round win over Tamira Paszek. What really bugged Serena on Tuesday night at the Australian Open was, well, bugs.
A balmy Melbourne night brought out crickets to Rod Laver Arena and they made their presence known to the four-time...
MELBOURNE, Australia - If anything, it was the insects buzzing around Rod Laver Arena that bugged Serena Williams...
TENNIS After taking a tumble on the next-to-last point of the match, Serena Williams got up and whipped a backhand winner down the line to finish off her second-round match at the Australian Open and her 500th career win.
Serena Williams was impressed. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga was surprised. Novak Djokovic just couldn't wait to join the hundreds of thousands of people to have viewed online footage of Marcos Baghdatis' spectacular bout of racket rage. Baghdatis went out of the Australian Open in a late-night match Wednesday, but he was still the talk of Melbourne Park a day later.