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Top-ranked and top-seeded Serena Williams advanced to the US Open semifinals with a comprehensive 6-0, 6-0 win Tuesday over 18th-seeded Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain.
Williams is looking better and better with each match at the year's last Grand Slam tournament. With two more wins -- no matter the exact scores -- she'll earn a fifth title at Flushing Meadows and 17th major championship overall.
The first set took just 19 minutes. The second was slower, lasting 33 minutes, but no less lopsided.
In Friday's semifinals, Williams will play Li Na.
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Serena Williams is playing some outstanding tennis and, at 31, may be getting better with age. She won Wimbledon and the US Open last year, and she captured the French Open this year. Williams was upset by Sloane Stephens in the quarters at the Australian and Sabine Lisicki in the fourth round at Wimbledon this […]
Serena Williams dismissed the idea quickly and completely.
There's no way, the U.S. Open's defending champion and top-seeded woman insisted, that there is any chance of easing up at all or letting her guard down a tad in the quarterfinals.
Really? Even after coming off a much-hyped, intense victory over 15th-seeded Sloane Stephens in the fourth round at Flushing Meadows...
Serena Williams avenged her major loss to Sloane Stephens, pulling away from the young American for a 6-4, 6-1 win to return to the U.S. Open quarterfinals.
Stephens beat a hobbling Williams in the quarters of the Australian Open in January.
"She's definitely a good player, so it felt like something bigger, but I just had to stay focused for the moment," Williams...
Serena Williams will have to settle for playing in only one U.S. Open final this year.
Williams and sister Venus fell 6-4, 6-2 to the Czech team of Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka in the women's doubles semifinals Friday night -- a match played shortly after Serena Williams won in singles to set up a final against Victoria Azarenka.
Hlavackova, meanwhile, still has a chance...
World No.1 Serena Williams needed just 52 minutes to demolish seed No.18 Carla Suarez Navarro 6-0 6-0 at the US Open and reach her 24th career Grand Slam semifinal. Of the past 23 semis, she has lost just 3, while in her first five matches at this US Open she’s lost just 13 games.
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Venus and Serena Williams overcame two service breaks in the second set Wednesday to advance to the U.S. Open doubles quarterfinals with a 6-1, 7-6 (3) victory over Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Lucie Safarova.
The Williams sisters, who have combined for 13 Grand Slam doubles titles, will play the defending champion and top-seeded Italian pair of Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci. The...
Venus and Serena Williams have knocked out the top-seeded women's doubles team at the U.S. Open to advance to the semifinals.
The Williams sisters beat defending champions Roberta Vinci and Sara Errani 6-3, 6-1 to move two wins away from their 14th Grand Slam tournament title.
Their victory in Armstrong Stadium finished less than an hour after Americans Bob and Mike Bryan had...
From an ace on the first point to a stinging return on the last, Serena Williams was close to perfect in the U.S. Open quarterfinals.
The score said it all Tuesday night: 6-0, 6-0.
Yes, Williams is looking better and better with each match at the year's last Grand Slam tournament. With two more wins - no matter the exact scores - she'll earn a fifth title at Flushing Meadows...
I can see why some players get intimidated by Serena on the court.
After a late night playing singles at the U.S. Open, Serena Williams returned Saturday afternoon and teamed with sister Venus for a 6-4, 6-4 doubles victory over Americans Raquel Kops-Jones and Abigail Spears. …in doubles, the Williams sisters are in search of their 14th Grand Slam tournament title. Their next match is against 11th-seeded Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Lucie Safarova...
(September 1, 2013) FLUSHING MEADOWS, NY – For a match labeled a potential epic, the match failed to live up to its billing as No. 1 Serena Williams gained a bit of revenge on No. 15 seed Sloane Stephens on Sunday when the veteran took out the youngster at the US open on Sunday 6-4, […]
(September 3, 2013) FLUSHING MEADOWS, NY – Serena Williams handed Carla Suarez Navarro a double-bagel – 6-0, 6-0 defeat on Tuesday night at the US Open. Williams hit 20 winners to Suarez Navarro’s 3 and Williams won a total of 53 points to Suarez Navarro’s 18. The first set took 20 minutes and the […]
US OPEN New York, NY, USA August 26-September 9, 2013 Grand Slam Hard/Outdoors Results – Tuesday, September 3, 2013 Women’s Singles – Quarterfinals (1) Serena Williams (USA) d. (18) Carla Suárez Navarro (ESP) 60 60 (5) Li Na (CHN) d. (24) Ekaterina Makarova (RUS) 64 67(5) 62 Women’s Singles – Fourth Round (2) Victoria Azarenka […]
US OPEN New York, NY, USA August 26-September 9, 2013 Grand Slam Hard/Outdoors Results – Sunday, September 1, 2013 Women’s Singles – Fourth Round (1) Serena Williams (USA) d. (15) Sloane Stephens (USA) 64 61 (24) Ekaterina Makarova (RUS) d. (3) Agnieszka Radwanska (POL) 64 64 (5) Li Na (CHN) d. (9) Jelena Jankovic (SRB) […]