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15 August, 2018 3:55 AM Former Champions Stan Wawrinka, Svetlana Kuznetsova Get US Open Wildcards

Former US Open champions Stan Wawrinka and Svetlana Kuznetsova received wildcards into the event on Tuesday along with two-time Australian Open winner Victoria Azarenka, tournament organisers announced. The 33-year-old Kuznetsova, US Open champion as a teenager in 2004, has fought her way up to 88th after battling back from left wrist surgery but missed 26

7 July, 2018 12:49 PM Wimbledon 2018: 'I Cried,' Serena Williams Reveals She Missed Her Baby's First Steps

The 36-year-old said she had been in training when Olympia took her first steps. "She took her first steps... I was training and missed it. I cried," Williams wrote on Twitter. The American star last week posted on the Olympia's Instagram account showing her on one of Wimbledon's grass courts. Williams was asked at Wimbledon why she has given her daughter 655

1 July, 2018 3:23 AM Serena Williams Skips Wimbledon Media Duties For Royal Date

Wimbledon gets underway on Monday, with 25th seed Williams scheduled to play Holland's Arantxa Rus in the first round. Wimbledon officials announced the postponement only minutes before Williams was due in the media room. Just hours later, Serena and her husband Alexis Ohanian were photographed arriving for the Audi Polo Challenge in Ascot, where Prince 51

27 June, 2018 9:30 AM Serena Williams seeded 25th for Wimbledon

Seven-time Wimbledon champion Serena Williams has been seeded 25th at the tournament this year despite a world ranking of 183. The All England Club referee announced the seedings on Wednesday after the committee met a day earlier to discuss whether to bump the 36-year-old up. Williams, a record 23-times Grand Slam champion, will be returning to the All England 33

1 June, 2018 3:05 PM Shrivalli misses wild card, but has fine experience

B. Shrivalli Rashmikaa missed the girls’ wild card for the French Open junior tennis championship, in a three-nation competition at Rolland Garros, but had the unforgettable experience of competing on the Grand Slam courts in Paris, and met some of the top players including Serena Williams and Simona Halep. The Indian champion of the Rendezvous Roland 38

30 May, 2018 9:31 AM French Open 2018: Serena Williams returns to action

Serena Williams has not played a major tournament since winning a 23rd title at the 2017 Australian Open, having given birth to her daughter Alexis in September. Paris: Former world number one Serena Williams returns to Grand Slam action for the first time in over 15 months, when she goes up against Czech Kristyna Pliskova in the French Open first round 334

30 May, 2018 9:31 AM French Open: New mum Serena back in the Grand Slam groove in Paris

Paris: Even the Parisian stormclouds cleared for Serena Williams on Tuesday, as the new mother's baby steps back to Grand Slam tennis became a stride into the second round of the French Open. Kristyna Pliskova, who shared the Wimbledon winners' stage with Serena back in 2010 -- the Czech was junior champion as Serena won the real thing that year, played 80

23 May, 2018 7:47 PM Ronaldo retains top spot as world's most popular athlete: ESPN

Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo topped the ESPN World Fame 100 list for a third straight year, pipping American basketball player Lebron James and long-term Argentine rival Lionel Messi. Real Madrid forward Ronaldo, a five-time Ballon d`Or winner, was named the most popular athlete in the world on the basis of his social media following, endorsement 61

20 May, 2018 3:41 PM Svitolina sweeps past Halep

Underlines her status as a top contender at Roland Garros Elina Svitolina underlined her status as a top favourite at Roland Garros by sweeping aside Simona Halep 6-0, 6-4 to successfully defend her Italian Open crown on Sunday. In a repeat of last year’s final at the Foro Italico, Ukrainian Svitolina, seeded fourth, was up against Halep a day after 92

19 May, 2018 7:46 PM Harry weds Meghan: Images from the Royal wedding

The son of British royalty and the daughter of middle-class Americans wed Saturday in a service that reflected Prince Harry’s royal heritage, Meghan Markle’s biracial roots and the pair’s shared commitment to putting a more diverse, modern face on the monarchy. The wedding was a global event, thanks to Harry’s status as a senior British royal and Markle’s 52