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I'll be back, vows Venus Williams

By AFP More by this Author Venus Williams vowed to make amends for her Wimbledon final heartache by ending a bittersweet year on a high at the US Open.Williams failed in her bid to become the oldest Grand Slam champion in the Open era as the American star was crushed 7-5, 6-0 by...

Wimbledon 2017: After 9 years, Venus Williams faces final reckoning against Garbine Muguruza

By: Reuters | London | Published:July 15, 2017 4:52 Venus Williams faces Garbine Muguruza in the final of Wimbledon. (Source: Reuters) Venus Williams will hope to reclaim her Wimbledon crown after a nine-year wait on Saturday against Garbine Muguruza, in a...

Wimbledon 2017 Final: Roger Federer looking to win second Grand Slam without dropping a set, key statistics

By: Express Web Desk | Updated: July 16, 2017 2:09 Roger Federer is going for his eighth Wimbledon title while Marin Cilic is hoping to collect his first. Roger Federer will take on Marin Cilic for the Wimbledon title when the Swiss and the Croat step on t...

At Wimbledon, Garbiñe Muguruza Displays Her Occasional Greatness

The women’s game in recent years has been one of surges and drifts, promise and fade. This has had something to do with the exceptional presence of Serena Williams—an extraordinary champion, playing only certain tournaments—but not only that. Her absence since the Australia...

Don't cry for Venus Williams

LONDON -- By the end of the women's final, as the second set screamed by in a 26-minute rush of errors, Venus Williams walked as if in a daze. The shots she had struck so firmly during an unforge...

Venus Williams to sister Serena following Wimbledon loss: 'I tried my best'

LONDON — Venus Williams nearly broke a record Saturday to become the oldest women's Grand Slam winner in the Open era, but lost her chance to clinch a sixth Wimbledon title to Spain's Garbiñe ...

Wimbledon 2017 Results: Women's Final Score and Men's Final Predictions

FACUNDO ARRIZABALAGA/Getty ImagesThe 2017 Wimbledon Championships announced their first champion on Saturday as Garbine Muguruza throttled Venus Williams 7-5, 6-0, to clinch her second Grand Slam...

Venus Williams Gets Destroyed at Wimbledon

Every tennis finalist suffers from nerves. No matter your experience or longevity, there’s no escaping it. At Wimbledon, Centre Court looks magical and the crowd is close—and that’s tense. ...

Garbine Muguruza stunned by Wimbledon victory - Times of India

LONDON: Garbine Muguruza said it felt "incredible" to become Wimbledon champion even if it did mean defeating childhood idol Venus Williams The 23-year-old Spaniard claimed a 7-5, 6-0 win over th...

Stop Infantilizing Venus Williams

Five-time Wimbledon champion Venus Williams lost to Garbiñe Muguruza in the final today and for Williams, her team, and fans of good tennis, dynasties, and greatness, it sucked. But not nearly a...

'Just incredible' -- Muguruza stunned by Wimbledon victory

LONDON (AFP) -  Garbine Muguruza said it felt "incredible" to become Wimbledon champion even if it did mean defeating childhood idol Venus Williams.The 23-year-old Spaniard claimed a...

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