Line judge hits out at 'difficult' Serena

2018-09-19 11:44

An Australian Open line judge has hit out at former world No 1 Serena Williams following her US Open outburst.

Serena talks fashion, not fouls at Las Vegas event

2018-09-15 07:41

Serena Williams talked about her fashion business and her family, but not tennis fouls during a Friday appearance before a business trade group in Las Vegas.

Rival rubbishes Serena's 'sexism' claim

2018-09-14 06:54

Barbora Strycova has rubbished Serena Williams’ claim that her treatment by the umpire in the recent US Open final was sexist.

Defiant Oz paper reprints 'racist' Serena cartoon

2018-09-13 06:00

An Australian newspaper has defiantly republished a controversial cartoon of tennis star Serena Williams on its front-page.

OPINION: ITF right to back umpire over Serena

2018-09-12 11:11

Sy Lerman lauds the International Tennis Federation for the manner in which it responded to Serena Williams' behaviour at the US Open.

7 reasons why the US Open incident is important for parents and their kids

2018-09-11 16:26

Our heroes are human. Serena Williams losing in the 2018 US Open final was hard to watch, but it could be the perfect teaching opportunity for children.

Serena's treatment resonates among black women

2018-09-11 08:27

Black women say tennis superstar Serena Williams' experience at the US Open final resonates with them.

Australian cartoonist under fire for Serena sketch

2018-09-11 06:35

An Australian cartoonist has come under fire for portraying Serena Williams using - what Harry Potter author JK Rowling described as - "racist and sexist tropes".

Serena's US Open row puts umpires in spotlight

2018-09-10 20:09

Spawned by sexism or not, Serena Williams' run-in with chair umpire Carlos Ramos in the US Open final had tennis officiating in an unwanted spotlight.

Mother of all meltdowns: Did Serena overstep the mark?

2018-09-10 11:58

Serena Williams absorbed a hefty fine in the wake of her US Open final loss as debate raged over whether the code violations that sparked her meltdown were sexist.


Osaka blames US Open tears on 'notorious' nerves

2018-09-17 09:40

Naomi Osaka has put her US Open tears down to shredded nerves, rather than the tantrum thrown by Serena Williams that overshadowed a historic Japanese win.

Umpire focused on 'working again' after Serena row

2018-09-14 12:33

The chair umpire who penalised Serena Williams in the US Open final says he is pleased to be getting back to work.

Osaka has 'no regrets' over chaotic US Open final

2018-09-13 09:58

Naomi Osaka has refused to criticise Serena Williams after her historic US Open victory was overshadowed by her furious row with the chair umpire.

Umpire says he is 'fine' after Serena US Open row

2018-09-12 11:31

The chair umpire who penalised Serena Williams in the US Open final has spoken publicly for the first time since the match, saying he is "fine".

WATCH: ‘I’m not racist’ - Aussie cartoonist on Serena Williams

2018-09-12 07:04

The Australian cartoonist who has come under fire for his depiction of Serena Williams insists he is not a racist.

Navratilova to Serena: Even if men do it, it's wrong

2018-09-11 09:47

Martina Navratilova, an 18-time Grand Slam singles champion, says Serena Williams was wrong in her outburst at the US Open women's final.

Blame game won't solve Serena strife

2018-09-11 06:57

When I first watched the footage of Serena Williams at the US Open, I didn't think her claim of sexism was justified. Unfair refereeing, yes... writes Elma Smit.

4 Grand Slams, 4 events in 'sexism' rows

2018-09-10 20:15

Serena Williams' claims of sexism during her spectacular US Open final meltdown follows similar controversies at the season's other Grand Slams.

Oz Open chief urges coaching clarity after Serena row

2018-09-10 12:42

World tennis chiefs need to clarify their position on in-match coaching after Serena Williams' US Open meltdown, the head of the Australian Open has said.

Naomi Osaka 'grateful' for US Open chance

2018-09-10 11:32

US Open champion Naomi Osaka tweeted on Sunday that she was "grateful" for the chance to take on childhood hero Serena Williams for her first Grand Slam title.

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