Serena targets 18th major

2014-08-19 07:39

Serena Williams is firing on all cylinders as she seeks to stretch her tally of Grand Slam singles titles to 18 at the US Open.

Serena blows away Ivanovic

2014-08-18 07:06

Serena Williams finished her last US Open tune-up in style by blowing away Serbian Ana Ivanovic to win her first title Cincinnati.

Serena ousts Wozniacki

2014-08-16 21:28

World No 1 Serena Williams battled past Caroline Wozniacki to reach the final of the Cincinnati hardcourt tournament.

Serena eases into quarters

2014-08-14 21:31

World No 1 Serena Williams has eased past Italy's Flavia Pennetta to reach the Cincinnati WTA quarter-finals.

Venus sets up Serena clash

2014-08-09 08:15

Serena and Venus Williams will clash in the semi-finals of the Rogers Cup they battled through tough quarter-finals.

Serena shines at Rogers Cup

2014-08-08 07:41

Serena Williams has cruised into the quarter-finals of the Rogers Cup with a win over Lucie Safarova in Montreal.

Serena claims Stanford title

2014-08-04 07:50

World No 1 Serena Williams climbed out of an early hole to beat third-seeded German Angelique Kerber to win the WTA Stanford crown.

Serena battles, Venus exits

2014-08-02 08:52

Serena Williams fought off a determined Ana Ivanovic to reach the semi-finals in Stanford, while sister Venus lost.

Serena ready for return

2014-07-29 08:08

US tennis star Serena Williams has finally realised what happened days later, when she was allowed to get out of bed.

Serena heads women's field

2014-07-17 07:42

World number one Serena Williams heads the women's field for the US Open, which starts in New York in late August.

Serena out of Swedish event

2014-07-11 22:27

Swedish Open organisers say defending champion Serena Williams will not appear at the tournament next week.

Record US Open prize money

2014-07-09 19:38

The prize money pool for the US Open has been increased to a record $38.3 million, the USTA has announced.

Serena in health scare

2014-07-01 19:09

Serena Williams was at the centre of a Wimbledon health scare when she appeared to be close to fainting in a doubles match.

Serena stunned at Wimbledon

2014-06-28 21:10

Serena Williams crashed to her earliest exit at Wimbledon for nine years after a shock loss against France's Alize Cornet.

SA's Scheepers to face Serena

2014-06-25 07:11

South Africa's Chanelle Scheepers may have won her first round match at Wimbledon, but world No 1 Serena Williams now awaits.

Serena retains top spot

2014-06-23 10:57

Serena Williams of the United States has retained top spot in the latest world rankings release by the WTA.

Serena, Wozniacki turn to NBA

2014-05-31 17:08

Serena Williams and Caroline Wozniacki found a way to while away the time after their quick exits from the French Open: the NBA playoffs.

Shock! Serena beaten in Paris

2014-05-28 14:57

Defending champion Serena Williams has been sensationally dumped out of the French Open at Roland Garros.

Williams duo set for early tie

2014-05-23 14:06

Serena Williams is set for a third round clash with sister Venus following the draw for the French Open.

Williams defends Rome title

2014-05-18 16:05

Serena Williams has warmed up for the French Open by cruising to her second straight Rome Masters title after beating Sara Errani.

Injured Serena out in Madrid

2014-05-09 12:35

World No 1 Serena Williams has pulled out of her quarter-final at the Madrid Open against Petra Kvitova due to a thigh injury.

Serena powers past Peng

2014-05-07 14:50

World number one Serena Williams cruised into the last 16 of the Madrid Masters, thrashing China's Peng Shuai.

Serena, Venus' dad pens book

2014-04-30 13:14

Richard Williams, the father of tennis greats Venus and Serena, is preparing to publish a book next month.

Serena tops WTA rankings

2014-04-14 12:13

Serena Williams continued to hold a huge lead over Li Na in the latest women's tennis rankings issued by the WTA.

Serena roars to Miami crown

2014-03-29 21:30

World number one Serena Williams has won the Miami WTA title for the seventh time with a win over China's Li Na.


Serena stays clear at the top

2014-08-18 12:36

Serena Williams retained first place in the women's tennis rankings issued, while Ana Ivanovic returned to the top 10 in ninth spot.

Ivanovic sets up Serena clash

2014-08-17 08:50

Ana Ivanovic outlasted Maria Sharapova to reach the final of the Cincinnati Masters where she will face Serena Williams.

Serena storms into semis

2014-08-15 20:36

World No 1 Serena Williams powered into the semi-finals of the US Open tune-up at Cincinnati with a win over Jelena Jankovic.

Serena top, Halep second

2014-08-11 13:21

Serena Williams retained first place in the women's tennis rankings issued by the WTA while Simona Halep moved into second place.

Serena battles past Wozniacki

2014-08-08 21:20

Serena Williams has beaten Caroline Wozniacki to reach the semi-finals of the WTA hardcourt tournament at Montreal.

Serena storms past Stosur

2014-08-07 08:01

Even a rain delay barely slowed defending champion Serena Williams in her progress past Samantha Stosur in Montreal.

Serena into Stanford final

2014-08-03 11:31

Serena Williams has stormed into the final of the WTA hardcourt tournament at Stanford, with victory over Andrea Petkovic.

Serena on song at Stanford

2014-07-31 07:23

Serena Williams launched her build-up to the US Open with a victory over Karolina Pliskova at Stanford.

Serena continues to lead

2014-07-28 12:09

Serena Williams remains top of the women's tennis rankings in an unchanged top 10 released by the WTA Tour.

Serena in 'difficult period'

2014-07-16 21:00

Serena Williams, is enduring a "difficult period" in her life, her French coach Patrick Mouratoglou has said.

Serena to give Bastad a miss

2014-07-10 20:23

Serena Williams has pulled out of the Swedish Open after failing to recover from the illness which ended her Wimbledon campaign.

Weeping Serena 'heartbroken'

2014-07-02 07:35

Serena Williams has been forced to pull out of her doubles match with sister Venus at Wimbledon after feeling unwell.

Federer in cruise control

2014-06-28 21:12

Roger Federer was barely troubled as he cruised into the Last 16 at Wimbledon with a straight sets win over Santiago Giraldo.

Serena speeds past Scheepers

2014-06-26 15:14

Serena Williams has handed South Africa's Chanelle Scheepers a Wimbledon masterclass in their Round 2 clash.

Serena rampant in opener

2014-06-24 21:01

Top seed Serena Williams took the express route into the Wimbledon second round, thrashing of fellow American Anna Tatishvili.

Serena: Muguruza can win it

2014-05-28 17:30

After being ousted by Garbine Muguruza at the French Open, Serena Williams has said she can go on and win the tournament.

Serena, Venus eye showdown

2014-05-25 21:07

Serena and Venus Williams have edged closer to a third round sister showdown in the French Open at Roland Garros.

Serena back on song

2014-05-22 07:43

Defending champion and top seed Serena Williams goes into the French Open having blasted her way to the Italian title last week.

Sharapova advances to semis

2014-05-09 17:34

Maria Sharapova has booked her place in the last four of the Madrid Open, but top seed Serena Williams withdrew due to injury.

Serena remains on course

2014-05-08 16:28

Serena Williams has remained on course for a third consecutive Madrid Open title after beating Carla Suarez Navarro.

Serena cruises in Madrid

2014-05-05 07:18

Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova eased through their Madrid openers but Novak Djokovic withdrew with the right wrist injury.

Serena continues to dominate

2014-04-28 11:58

World number one Serena Williams continued to dominate the latest women's tennis rankings issued Monday by the WTA.

Cepelova stuns Serena

2014-04-02 07:07

World No 1 Serena Williams has crashed out of the WTA Tour's Family Circle Cup, losing her opening match to Jana Cepelova.

Serena powers into final

2014-03-27 21:46

World number one Serena Williams has beaten Maria Sharapova to reach the final of the Miami Masters tournament.

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