Elena Vesnina

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 Roger Federer celebrates his victory over  Richard Gasquet of France

The sun finally came out at Wimbledon yesterday and eight-time champion Roger Federer got his old sparkle back on Centre Court to eclipse Richard Gasq(...)

Serena Williams hits a backhand during her third-round victory over Danielle Collins at the French Open in Paris on Friday. Photograph: Pete Kiehart/The New York Times

Serena Williams laid down a marker in what is becoming a wide open women’s French Open with a straight-sets victory over fellow American Danielle Coll(...)

Czech Republic’s Petra Kvitova celebrates after beating  Belgium’s Greet Minnen in the first round of the French Open. Photograph:  Christophe Archambault/AFP via Getty Images

Petra Kvitova has withdrawn from the French Open after injuring her ankle in a freak fall while performing her post-match media duties on Sunday, the(...)

 Serena Williams  returns a shot to Johanna Larsson  during their  third round match at the US Open at Flushing Meadows in New York. Photograph: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

Another win, another milestone for Serena Williams who rolled into the US Open last 16 on Saturday by crushing Sweden’s Johanna Larsson 6-2 6-1 to co(...)

Was there ever any doubt about who Serena Williams would follow more closely, Steffi Graf or Martina Navratilova? It was Navratilova’s 18 grand slam m(...)

US player Serena Williams celebrates beating Russia’s Elena Vesnina. Photograph: Getty Images

Serena Williams inflicted the fastest ever demolition in a Wimbledon semi-final as the American took just 49 minutes to thrash Russia’s Elena Vesnina.(...)

Venus Williams: 33-year-old  struggled with back  problem during the clay-court season.

Five-time singles champion Venus Williams has pulled out of Wimbledon because of a back injury.The 33-year-old struggled with the problem during the c(...)