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Serena Williams's Return to Tour Is Ended by Her Sister Venus

New York Times - 13 Mar 2018
INDIAN WELLS, Calif. — It has been more than 20 years since Venus and Serena Williams first reluctantly faced each other on tour, the unavoidable result of their father's far-fetched but ultimately successful plan for both of them to reach the top ...
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If Serena Williams didn't know who Naomi Osaka was, she does now

ESPN - 22 Mar 2018
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. -- Kids grow up so fast. Some of them had notable spurts during the 13 months Serena Williams was out on pregnancy and maternity leave. Among them is Naomi Osaka, who has never known a tennis landscape without the towering figure of ...
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Serena Williams' dominance was anything but a given

ESPN - 21 Mar 2018
12 athlete Serena Williams appears in the 20th anniversary issue of ESPN The Magazine. Subscribe today! When it comes to the all-timers, it is common to assume a straight line of success and its accompanying accolades. Of course Jackie Robinson is ...
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Motherhood has not mellowed Serena Williams

New York Post - 22 Mar 2018
She scrambled forward to scoop a ball back, retreated to hit an awkward, lunging overhead, and then stood and watched helplessly as a crosscourt forehand from Osaka whizzed past for a winner. Osaka's serve reached 116 mph, and she was never broken ...
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Naomi Osaka had the greatest reaction to beating Serena Williams

USA TODAY - 22 Mar 2018
The young star, who has become known forher delightful interviews, was humble after beating Williams, and her reaction on Twitter was perfect. The winning continues for @Naomi_Osaka_! Knocks out eight-time champ Serena Williams, 6-3, 6-2. #MiamiOpenpic ...
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Serena Williams has questions about The Legend of Korra - 21 Mar 2018
As a muscle-bound sports champion beloved by people across the globe, tennis player Serena Williams might be the closest real-life analog to Avatar Korra. The eponymous hero of the animated series The Legend of Korra (a sequel to Avatar: The Last ...
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In Serena Williams's Comeback, a Familiar Opponent: Venus

New York Times - 11 Mar 2018
In the first singles tournament of her comeback, Serena Williams will pick up where she left off by facing her older sister Venus in the third round of the BNP Paribas Open. In Serena's last tournament before maternity leave, she defeated Venus in the ...
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Players want WTA to look at special ranking, seeding rules

Tennis Magazine - 23 Mar 2018
Tags: Indian Wells WTA Premier, Miami WTA Premier , Serena Williams, Simona Halep, Victoria Azarenka · Share to Facebook · Share to Twitter · Email. Victoria Azarenka is a three-time Miami champion, so she's a tough draw for anybody in the tournament ...
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Naomi Osaka to face Serena Williams in first round at Miami Open

The Japan Times - 20 Mar 2018
22, while Williams is ranked No. 491 after becoming a mother and returning to the tour at Indian Wells following a layoff of more than a year. Osaka, a 20-year-old slugger who was born in Osaka but moved to the U.S at the age of 3, earned the biggest ...
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Triumphant Osaka draws Serena Williams in first round at Miami

Reuters - 19 Mar 2018
Mar 12, 2018; Indian Wells, CA, USA; Venus Williams (USA) during her third round match against Serena Williams (not pictured) in the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden. Venus Williams won the match. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea ...

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