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Venus sets up Serena showdown

Serena Williams is looking forward to playing her sister Venus in the second round of the Italian Open. Serena had not played a competitive match since March but was in fine form as she kicked off her...

Serena Williams withdraws from Miami

Serena Williams has been forced to withdraw from the Miami Open with a knee injury. The American former world number one has struggled with injury issues throughout 2019 and her second-round win over...

Kerber beats Williams to set up Bencic clash

Angelique Kerber was pleased with the way her game improved after beating Venus Williams in the quarter-final of the Indian Wells Masters. The world number eight struggled early on but managed to find...

Naomi Osaka announces shock split from coach

World number one Naomi Osaka has announced an immediate split from her coach Sascha Bajin. The 2019 Australian Open champion didn't give any reason for the split from Bajin, who was named WTA coach of the...

Naomi Osaka on top of the world

Naomi Osaka admits she is still in a state of shock after winning the Australian Open and climbing to number one in the world rankings. The 21-year-old has enjoyed a meteoric climb to the top of the...

Petra Kvitova and Naomi Osaka set for Melbourne showdown

Petra Kvitova is back in a Grand Slam final aiming to complete an amazing comeback by winning the Australian Open final on Saturday. Kvitova defeated Danielle Collins 7-6 6-0 before US Open champion...

Simona Halep squeezes through in Melbourne

Simona Halep survived a brave fightback from Sofia Kenin to edge her way into the third round of the Australian Open on Thursday. The world number one, who was beaten in the final by Caroline Wozniacki...

Simona Halep survives Aussie Open scare

Top seed Simona Halep avoided a shock first round exit at the Australian Open after recovering from a set and break down to beat Kaia Kanepi 6-7 (2-7) 6-4 6-2 on Tuesday. Halep was looking to avoid...

Caroline Wozniacki ready for Aussie Open defence

Caroline Wozniacki is in confident mood ahead of her Australian Open defence. The Danish star landed her first Grand Slam crown at Melbourne Park 12 months ago as she overcame Simona Halep in three...

Naomi Osaka: Grand Slam win key to confidence

World number five Naomi Osaka believes last year’s victory at the US Open has helped to build further confidence in her game. The Japanese star had never previously made it beyond the fourth round at...