Jelena Jankovic advances to LA semis, to play Dinara Safina

Top seed Jelena Jankovic moved into the East West Bank Classic semifinals with an impressive 7-5 6-4 victory over ninth seed Nadia Petrova and will next meet Russia's Dinara Safina, seeded fourth, who crushed...

Jelena Jankovic moves into quarterfinals in Los Angeles

Jelena Jankovic remained on course to take over the No.1 ranking from compatriot Ana Ivanovic with a 6-3 6-2 victory over Melinda Czink of Hungary at the East West Bank Classic. In the match against...

Jelena Jankovic on her boyfriend and rumors about Jamie Murray

Jelena Jankovic was linked to some men she didn’t even know, but more than anyone the world liked to follow her friendship with Jamie Murray. In one interview J.J. demystified her relation with Murray...

Marion Bartoli on Maria Sharapova’s father

Marion Bartoli was talking about her father Walter’s influence on her and she spontaneously, and bluntly, compared Walter to Maria Sharapova's father Yuri. He didn't put any pressure on me. He wasn't saying, 'You have...

Venus and Serena Williams win Wimbledon 2008 doubles title

Eleventh-seeded Venus and Serena Williams defeated sixteenth-seeded Lisa Raymond and Samantha Stosur 6-2 6-2 and won their third Wimbledon doubles title. That is Venus' and Serena's seventh Grand Slam doubles title, and they have an...

Venus Williams beats sister Serena for fifth Wimbledon title

Venus Williams successfully defended her Wimbledon title by defeating her younger sister Serena 7-5 6-4. The 28-year-old Williams won her seventh Grand Slam crown, and the fifth one at Wimbledon. Sixth seed Serena started strong,...

Serena Williams dreams of seeing all the Seven Wonders of the World

World number six Serena Williams has a passion for sightseeing, and her favorite sights are Wonders of the World. "This is a wonderful sport," Williams said. "I get to travel all places. For instance, I...

Serena’s and Venus’ father to fly back home, too emotional to watch their Wimbledon final

Sisters Serena and Venus Williams will clash in Wimbledon 2008 final, but their father Richard won't be there to watch because he simply can't bear to be there while his daughters play against each...

Serena Williams downs Zheng Jie, sets up all-sister Wimbledon final

Sixth seed Serena Williams will play her elder sister Venus, seeded seventh, in Wimbledon finals for the third time, after ending an impressive run of China's world No.133 Zheng Jie. Final score: 6-2 7-6(5). Williams’...

Venus Williams gets past Elena Dementieva, moves into Wimbledon finals

Defending champion Venus Williams has reached the Wimbledon final for the seventh time after a confident 6-1 7-6(3) victory over fifth seed Elena Dementieva. Dementieva was overpowered from the beginning, being broken right away in...
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