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How Serena Williams lost her No. 1 ranking without playing a match

Serena Williams pulled out of this week's Indian Wells tournament on Tuesday, a move that ends her six-week reign at No. 1 before it even began. Those six weeks appear to be the longest stretch a player has held, and then lost, the No. 1 ranking without playing a match. As a result of the bloodless coup, Angelique Kerber, who Serena dethroned with her victory at the Australian Open...
Via FOX Sports
18 days ago

Heavily favored Serena Williams upset in French Open women's final

The World’s number one in women’s single tennis has fallen at Roland Garros. Serena Williams was defeated by the fourth-ranked Garbine Muguruza in straight sets on Saturday at the French Open, 7-5, 6-4. Williams fought off multiple Championship points in the match, but Muguruza eventually buried an impressive lob shot for the win. The Spain native fell to the ground, stunned...
Via The Comeback
June 04, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Victoria Azarenka was pumped the Broncos won

Victoria Azarenka had a very impressive 6-2, 6-4 victory over Barbora Strycova on Monday in Melbourne, to advance to the Australian Open quarterfinals. After the match ended, Azarenka had one thing on her mind… and it wasn’t about tennis: did the Denver Broncos beat the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship Game? When Azarenka found out the answer was “yes”, she was...
Via The Comeback
January 25, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Victoria Azarenka rips chair umpire at US Open

By Steve DelVecchio Victoria Azarenka blasted the chair umpire during her relatively easy first-round victory over Lucie Hradecka at the U.S. Open on Tuesday. Azarenka, who won in straight sets, was so upset over a line call at one point that she decided to walk over to the chair umpire and insult her knowledge of the sport. “Have you ever played tennis?” the former world...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Victoria Azarenka Singing Happy Birthday Is Brutally Painful

Victoria Azarenka singing happy birthday is brutally painful. Here's video proof.
Via Gamedayr
September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Azarenka's on-court antics earn boos from Aussie crowd

Victoria Azarenka's tumultuous reign as the Australian Open's two-time champion ended Wednesday with a lot of shouting from her and some boos from the crowd. Australian fans love their champions but dislike bad sportsmanship, and Azarenka has not been able to shake the notion that she committed the sin a year ago with a questionably timed medical timeout. In 2013, the crowd booed...
Via Associated Press
January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Defending champ Azarenka booed at Australian Open

Victoria Azarenka's tumultuous reign as the Australian Open's two-time champion ended Wednesday with a lot of shouting from her and some boos from the crowd. Australian fans love their champions but dislike bad sportsmanship, and Azarenka has not been able to shake the notion that she committed the sin a year ago with a questionably timed medical timeout. In 2013, the crowd booed...
Via Associated Press
January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Victoria Azarenka tells boyfriend Redfoo her engagement ring better be bigger than Wozniacki’s

Victoria Azarenka defeated Sloane Stephens in straight sets in the fourth round of the Australian Open on Monday to advance to the quarterfinals of the tournament. Though her easy win was quite impressive, it’s not what we want to focus on. After her match, Vika did an interview with 7 Sports that was televised on […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Azarenka into quarterfinals at Australian OPen

Victoria Azarenka remained on track for a third consecutive Australian Open title with a 6-3, 6-2 win over American Sloane Stephens in a fourth-round match Monday. Azarenka, who has seen two major contenders for her title - Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova - lose in the past 24 hours, broke Stephens' serve to open the second set and then in the seventh to lead 5-2 before closing...
Via Associated Press
January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Rivarly renewed: Azarenka, Stephens to meet agian at Aussie Open

Sloane Stephens believes she's changed a lot in the year since her Australian Open semifinal loss to Victoria Azarenka - a match that became clouded in controversy when the Belarussian took a medical timeout after wasting five match points, halting Stephens' momentum. Stephens said she doesn't get flustered as easily now and she's not overwhelmed by matches on the big stages. She...
Via Associated Press
January 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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