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Serena Williams Wins 3rd US Open In Row, 18th Slam

Serena Williams ended a difficult-for-her Grand Slam season in the best way possible, winning her third consecutive U.S. Open championship and 18th major title overall.


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Pals Williams, Wozniacki To Meet In US Open Final

Serena Williams overwhelmed 17th-seeded Ekaterina Makarova of Russia 6-1, 6-3 in the semifinals Friday to extend her U.S. Open winning streak to 20 matches.


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Djokovic Tops Murray For 8th US Open Semi In A Row

Through a pair of back-and-forth sets, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray put on a display befitting a matchup of past U.S. Open champions.


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Makarova Beats Azarenka To Reach US Open Semis

Ekaterina Makarova describes herself as a person who prefers “to stay in the shade.”


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Serena Williams Rolls To US Open Quarters

Serena Williams reached her first Grand Slam quarterfinal of the year, defeating Kaia Kenepi 6-3, 6-3 Monday and keeping alive her hopes for a third straight U.S. Open title.


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Serena Williams Runs US Open Winning Streak To 17

Bidding for a third consecutive U.S. Open title, Serena Williams moved into the fourth round by beating 52nd-ranked Varvara Lepchenko 6-3, 6-3 Saturday.


The Women's Singles U.S. Open trophy is seen during the draw ceremony prior to the start of the 2014 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 21, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens in New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images for USTA)

6 Players With Most U.S. Open Singles Championships In Open Era

In the Open Era, there have been a number of tennis players to win two or more U.S. Open Singles Championships. Here’s the 6 tennis players who have won the most Singles Championship titles in the Open Era:


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Serena Wins US Open For 17th Slam Title

NEW YORK (AP) Serena Williams won her first major title at the 1999 U.S. Open, when she was just 17. She won her 17th at the same site, at age 31. Given the way she’s […]

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Serena Falls To Lisicki In Wimbledon Stunner

LONDON (AP) Serena Williams joined a growing list of marquee names eliminated early at this wild and unpredictable Wimbledon. The defending champion and five-time Wimbledon winner failed to close out a see-saw third set Monday, […]

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Serena Williams of the US poses with the trophy after defeating Victoria Azarenka of Belarus 6-2, 2-6, 7-5 in the 2012 US Open women's singles final at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York on September 9, 2012. (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/GettyImages)

Serena Williams Comes Back To Win US Open

Finally tested, even trailing, at the U.S. Open, Serena Williams turned things around just in time.


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Audio: Voice Of The San Francisco 49ers, Ted Robinson Talks About Donte Whitner

49ers’ radio voice Ted Robinson looks ahead to this Sunday’s matchup against the Dallas Cowboys. Robinson raves about Donte Whitner and points out a few of the ways that the Niners can keep the game […]

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Tennis Stars Draw Crowds In Citrus Heights

Crowds flocked to Sunrise Mall on Saturday to watch tennis stars take on the Sacramento Capitals, and the packed house led to big business for local vendors.