Venus Williams: News

15 Oct 2023

WTA Tour

Jessica Pegula wins her fourth WTA Tour honor: Key stats

Jessica Pegula came out blazing in the final of the 2023 Korea Open to help herself win a second trophy this year and a fourth career prize on the WTA Tour.

17 Aug 2023

US Open

Venus Williams to compete in a record-extending 24th US Open

Two-time champion Venus Williams is set to compete in a record-extending 24th US Open after being handed a wildcard for this year's final Grand Slam event.

07 Jan 2023

Australian Open

Carlos Alcaraz to miss the 2023 Australian Open: Here's why

Tennis sensation Carlos Alcaraz will miss the upcoming Australian Open due to a right leg injury.

09 Aug 2022

Serena Williams

Legend Serena Williams to retire from tennis after US Open

Tennis legend Serena Williams is set to retire from tennis.

22 Jul 2022

Serena Williams

How has Serena Williams fared at the US Open?

American star Serena Williams has been included on the entry list (women's singles) for the upcoming US Open edition.

02 Jul 2022


Wimbledon: Sania Mirza and Mate Pavic advance in mixed doubles

Sania Mirza and partner Mate Pavic have progressed after winning their mixed doubles opener at the 2022 Wimbledon.

15 Jun 2022

Serena Williams

Serena Williams set to return: Decoding her stats at Wimbledon

Former world number one Serena Williams has been away from tennis for nearly a year.

09 Jun 2022

French Open

Iga Swiatek vs Venus Williams: Decoding their 35 straight wins

Women's singles tennis star Iga Swiatek recently bagged the 2022 French Open crown after beating Coco Gauff in straight sets.

07 Apr 2022

Serena Williams

How Serena Williams saved her life: Her near-death childbirth experience

America's Serena Williams is among the greatest tennis players of all time.

28 Feb 2022

Serena Williams

#KingRichard: Will Smith's SAG, Golden Globes wins strengthen Oscar chances

Actor, rapper, and film producer Will Smith won the best actor trophy at this year's Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards for his performance in King Richard.

01 Jan 2022

Serena Williams

No Williams sisters at AO for first time since 1997

Venus Williams has withdrawn her name from the 2022 Australian Open.

26 Aug 2021

Serena Williams

Venus and Serena withdraw from 2021 US Open

Williams sisters Venus and Serena have withdrawn from the upcoming 2021 edition of the US Open.

24 Aug 2021


WTA Chicago Women's Open: Hsieh ousts Venus in opening round

41-year-old Venus Williams was beaten in straight sets by Taiwan's Hsieh Su-Wei.

29 Jul 2021

Serena Williams

'King Richard' trailer: Will Smith literally owns the titular character

Who doesn't know Venus and Serena Williams?

01 May 2021


Madrid Open: Naomi Osaka makes winning start, Venus Williams ousted

Naomi Osaka started on a winning note in her bid to clinch a first clay court title with a 7-5, 6-2 win over Misaki Doi in the opening round of the Madrid Open.

12 Aug 2020

Serena Williams

Kentucky event, Round 2: Williams sisters set for a face-off

World number nine Serena Williams returned to professional tennis on Tuesday, following a long hiatus of six months.

13 May 2020


#CoronavirusPandemic: Serena eager to return to court after lockdown break

Veteran tennis ace Serena Williams has claimed she wants to return to court after the lockdown break caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

26 Sep 2019

Serena Williams

Happy birthday, Serena Williams: Five of her unbreakable records

Women's singles tennis ace Serena Williams turned 38 years of age on Thursday.

29 Aug 2019


US Open 2019: All the major results from Day 3

Men's singles world number one Novak Djokovic battled past a shoulder injury to advance to the third round of the ongoing US Open 2019.

14 Aug 2019


Big stars make it through at Cincinnati Masters

Big guns in men's tennis, Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic moved to the second round of the Cincinnati Masters.

02 Aug 2019

Serena Williams

Here are unknown facts about Serena Williams

Serena Williams is a legendary name in the world of tennis. She is undoubtedly one of the greatest tennis players of the Open Era.

01 Aug 2019

Serena Williams

Five famous sibling duos in tennis

Over the years, the sport of tennis has developed a loyal fan base.

04 Jul 2019


Wimbledon 2019: Exceptional Cori Gauff advances to third round

15-year-old teenage sensation Cori Gauff, who beat Venus Williams in the first round of Wimbledon 2019, continued her winning march.

02 Jul 2019

Serena Williams

Wimbledon 2019: Who is the giant slayer, Cori Gauff?

Cori Gauff is just 15 years old and she scripted history by ousting seven-time singles Grand Slam champion Venus Williams in the first round of the Wimbledon 2019.

26 Mar 2019


Miami Open: Federer advances, Halep downs in-form Venus

Swiss ace Roger Federer dispatched Filip Krajinovic 7-5, 6-3 to reach the fourth round of the Miami Open.

22 Mar 2019


Miami Open: Venus through to second round, Andreescu wins

Veteran women's singles tennis star Venus Williams showed her mental strength after pulling off a challenging victory against Dalila Jakupovic at the WTA Miami Open.

15 Mar 2019


Indian Wells: Kerber sets up Bencic date, Thiem progresses

Women's singles world number eight Angelique Kerber beat a resurgent Venus Williams to reach the semi-finals of the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells.

12 Mar 2019


Indian Wells: Osaka, Venus surge ahead, Zverev ousted

Defending champion and world number one Naomi Osaka has continued her march in the BNP Paribas Open.

10 Mar 2019


Indian Wells: Naomi Osaka through, Venus downs Kvitova

Women's singles world number one Naomi Osaka started her Indian Wells title defense a 6-3, 6-4 triumph over Kristina Mladenovic.

21 Jan 2019

Serena Williams

Serena Williams progresses to her 50th Grand Slam quarter-final

Serena Williams, one of the greatest sportspersons to ever step onto the tennis court, has created history once again.

17 Jan 2019


Australian Open 2019: Key results of Day four

Day four of the Australian Open 2019 saw some mouth-watering clashes unfold.

08 Jul 2018

Serena Williams

Roger Federer prefers a 'splash of color' at Wimbledon

Defending champion Roger Federer, who is eyeing a quarter-final berth at the ongoing Wimbledon 2018, has stated that he would like to see a splash of color in the all-white dress.

07 Jul 2018


Wimbledon Day 5 round-up: Catch all the action here

Shocks continued to unfold at the 2018 Wimbledon, especially, in the women's section.

05 Jul 2018


Wimbledon: More women's matches than men's on show courts

Women's tennis received impetus as more women's matches were held on show courts, on Day 3 of Wimbledon, as compared to men's.

28 May 2018

French Open

2018 French Open: Major upsets on Day 1

The second Grand Slam of the year, the French Open got underway on Sunday.

29 Mar 2018


Miami Open: Isner, Potro book semis spot in men's singles

Big-serving American John Isner moved into the semi-finals of the 2018 Miami Open after overcoming South Korea's Hyeon Chung 6-1, 6-4 in straight sets.

27 Mar 2018


Miami Open: Venus Williams progresses to the quarter-finals

37-year-old Venus Williams progressed into the quarter-finals of the 2018 Miami Open after a three-set duel against Britain's world number 14 Johanna Konta.

16 Mar 2018


Indian Wells: Federer in semis after another stellar show

Roger Federer equalled his best start to a season after decimating Chung Hyeon 7-5, 6-1 in straight sets at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells.

13 Mar 2018

Serena Williams

Indian Wells: Sister Venus ends Serena's comeback

Serena's comeback to the game came to an end after she was beaten in straight sets by elder sister Venus Williams.

21 Dec 2017


Former Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli says tennis kept her 'alive'

Marion Bartoli, 2013 Wimbledon Champion, announced that she will be coming out of retirement to participate in the WTA tour.

17 Nov 2017


All about Serena Williams and Reddit co-founder's wedding

Arguably one of the greatest tennis stars of all time, Serena Williams got married to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian at the Contemporary Arts Center in New Orleans on Thursday.

06 Sep 2017


US Open daily round-up

The US Open is entering into its last stages and things are heating up.

04 Sep 2017


US Open daily round-up

It's the final leg of the US Open 2017 and as it seems, we are braced for some spectacular matches.

03 Aug 2017

Serena Williams

The reign of Williams sisters in Tennis

Venus Williams and Serena Williams have dominated the world of tennis for more than a decade.

17 Jul 2017


What made this year's Wimbledon special?

The two week long Wimbledon Champions concluded in London last night.

08 Jul 2017


Footage shows Venus Williams not at fault

In a recently acquired surveillance video by the Florida police, it has come to light that Venus Williams entered the intersection 'lawfully' before her car was involved in a crash leading to death of a 78-year old man.

27 Apr 2017

Maria Sharapova

Tennis: Maria Sharapova returns with a win at Stuttgart

Russia's Maria Sharapova registered a win in her first match after returning to tennis following a 15-month doping suspension.

28 Jan 2017

Serena Williams

Australian Open: Serena Williams wins women's singles title

World number two Serena Williams defeated her sister Venus Williams to lift the 2017 Australian Open trophy at the Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne.

26 Jan 2017

Serena Williams

Roger Federer reaches Australian Open finals

17 times Grand Slam champion Roger Federer reached the finals of 2017 Australian Open after defeating fellow countryman Stanislas Wawrinka.

04 Oct 2016

Serena Williams

Rohan Bopanna crashes out of 2016 China Open men's doubles

India's Rohan Bopanna along with his Canadian partner Daniel Nestor crashed out of the 2016 China Open in Beijing after losing in the first round of the men's doubles event.

01 Oct 2016

Sania Mirza

Sania-Barbora lose in doubles finals of 2016 Wuhan Open

The Indo-Czech pair of Sania Mirza and Barbora Strycova lost in the women's doubles final at the 2016 Wuhan Open in China.

17 Sep 2016

Sania Mirza

Sania Mirza did not contact us: AITA

All India Tennis Federation has denied any contact from Sania Mirza or her mother for looking into the matter of doping charges against American tennis players.

14 Aug 2016

Sania Mirza

Lalita Babar in 3000m steeplechase finals

Lalita Babar became first Indian woman to qualify for the finals of track events after 32 years at Olympics.