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Tennis world inflamed over John McEnroe’s need to rate Serena

John McEnroe has set off a firestorm in the tennis world by invoking a tired refrain about Serena Williams — specifically, how the the 23-time Grand Slam winner would stack up against men’s players — to promote his new book. McEnroe said he would place Williams “like 700 ...

Nick Kyrgios responds to journalist's claim he would lose to Serena Williams

When Channel 9's Tony Jones said that he believes Serena Williams would beat Nick Kyrgios in a match - eyes immediately turned to the controversial Australian social media accounts waiting for a response. MORE: Barty beaten as Kvitova wins first title since knife attack Jones,...

Kyrgios fires back at Serena sledge

In it, the tennis legend calls Serena Williams the “greatest woman to play tennis”. A fair point, given she has won 23 Grand Slam singles titles and 72 career WTA tour titles. Given it is tennis we’re talking about, it was apt that McEnroe would follow that claim up with ...

Love game for Serena: Spox says Williams is pregnant

It's another love game for Serena Williams: She is pregnant - and, based on the timeline she offered, she already was when she won the Australian Open. A spokeswoman for Williams, Kelly Bush Novak, wrote in an email to The Associated Press on Wednesday: "I'm happy to confirm Ser...

Spokeswoman for Serena Williams says tennis star is pregnant

A spokeswoman for Serena Williams says the tennis star is pregnant. Kelly Bush Novak wrote in an email to The Associated Press on Wednesday: "I'm happy to confirm Serena is expecting a baby this...

Federer to battle Nadal for Miami Open crown

MIAMI: Roger Federer beat Australia’s Nick Kyrgios 7-6 (11/9), 6-7 (9/11), 7-6 (7/5) on Friday (Saturday in Manila) to set up a mouth-watering Miami Open finals against Rafael Nadal. Federer a...

Federer denies Kyrgios, will battle Nadal for Miami crown | .ng

Roger Federer beat Australia’s Nick Kyrgios 7-6 (11/9), 6-7 (9/11), 7-6 (7/5) in a thriller on Friday to set up a mouth-watering Miami Open final against Rafael Nadal. Federer and Kyrgios prod...

Roger Federer: Tennis star beats Kyrgios, will battle Nadal for Miami crown

Federer and Kyrgios produced an extraordinary range of shots in an enthralling, fiercely intense semi-final that kept a capacity crowd at Key Biscayne on the edge of their seats for the entire th...

Federer denies Kyrgios, will battle Nadal for Miami crown

Federer and Kyrgios produced an extraordinary range of shots in an enthralling, fiercely intense semi-final that kept a capacity crowd at Key Biscayne on the edge of their seats for the entire th...

Federer denies Kyrgios in thriller

By AFP More by this Author Roger Federer beat Australia's Nick Kyrgios 7-6 (11/9), 6-7 (9/11), 7-6 (7/5) in a thriller on Friday to set up a mouth-watering Miami Open final against Rafael Nadal....

Federer to battle Nadal for Miami crown

Miami - Roger Federer beat Australia's Nick Kyrgios 7-6 (11/9), 6-7 (9/11), 7-6 (7/5) in a thriller on Friday to set up a mouth-watering Miami Open final against Rafael Nadal. Federer and Kyrgio...

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