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Svitolina wears down Venus to reach US Open third round

Svitolina, who beat Williams in the first round at Roland Garros this year, called the American an 'inspiration'.

Venus sprints through US Open first round

Venus Williams says she knows tougher challenges lie ahead in her chase for a 50th singles title.

Venus prevails in opening Cincinnati match

Venus Williams wins 7-5 6-2 as she maintains her streak of never having lost a set to Lauren Davis.

Inspired by celebs and video, Gauff reaches Wimbledon 3rd round

Young new tennis superstar Coco Gauff claims she 'can beat anyone' after becoming the youngest player to reach the third round at Wimbledon since Jennifer Capriati in 1991.

Gauff continues magical Wimbledon run while Djokovic eases through

Coco Gauff and Novak Djokovic continue their dominance at Wimbledon.

Big names fall by the wayside on Wimbledon’s opening day

The opening day at the All England Club sees shock defeats for many A-list title hopefuls.

Gauff ready to prove that win over Venus is not a...

Cori Gauff enters the match against Venus Williams with only one goal, win.

Federer hails Gauff’s ‘great story’ ahead of Wimbledon generation game

Roger Federer is excited for Cori Gauff ahead of her clash against Venus Williams.

Venus Williams to make Birmingham debut

The tournament runs from June 15-22.

Svitolina beats Venus at Roland Garros

Seventh-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams is out of the Roland Garros after being defeated by ninth seed Elina Svitolina.

Venus sets up all-Williams clash at Italian Open

Venus and Serena Williams will take on each other in the second round of the Italian Open.

Halep swats Venus in Miami

The Romanian will meet Serena Williams next.

Halep recovers to beat Hercog, Venus wins in Miami

She will face 3-time Miami Open champion Venus Williams in the 4th round.

Venus Williams holds off Jakupovic to advance at Miami tennis

38-year-old Venus Williams turned back Dalila Jakupovic 7-5, 6-3 in 78 minutes at the WTA Miami Open.

Venus surges, Keys stumbles at Indian Wells

Venus roars back to defeat third seed Petra Kvitova while Mona Barthel comes from behind to dismiss Madison Keys.

Venus overcomes illness to advance at Indian Wells

Williams broke Petkovic for the sixth time in the final game to make up for a dismal second set.

Halep confronts Venus as Serena and Djokovic resume Slam drive

Seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus is unseeded, but remains a threat.

Harried Halep staggers into Open clash with Venus

Halep eventually downed Williams 6-3, 6-7 (5/7), 6-4 after two-and-a-half hours.

Veteran Venus battles back to reach Open second round

Williams, who has reached the final at Melbourne Park twice, will meet Alize Cornet of France next.

Venus wins three-set thriller against Azarenka

The two hour 10 minute marathon was packed with power and precision, and Azarenka's nine aces were not enough.

US Open champion Osaka sets sights on Tokyo Olympics

The fast-rising tennis star has already become Japan's first Grand Slam singles champion after she stunned Serena Williams in New York last month and became the top-ranked Japanese woman since Kimiko Date in 1995.

Serena Williams out of China Open draw

Williams' name, along with that of her sister Venus, did not appear on a list of 64 players ahead of the tournament's start on Saturday in Beijing.

Serena, Venus to meet for 30th time at US Open

It will be the Williams sisters' first time playing against each other at the US Open.

Venus outlasts Kuznetsova in brutal US Open heat

The 16th-seeded Williams came out strong in the first set, firing winners and attacking the net to put pressure on Russian, who won the tournament in 2004.