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 Serena Williams  leaves after a practice session at the Aorangi Practice Courts at  Wimbledon. Photograph: Edward Whitaker/AFP via Getty Images and AELTC

Serena Williams is the latest big-name tennis player to announce she will not be travelling to Tokyo for the Olympics. The 39-year-old, who has four (...)

Serena Williams in action against Serbia’s Nina Stojanovic during day three of the Australian Open. Photograph: Getty Images

Serena Williams said she played better when she was not thinking quite as much after reaching the third round of the Australian Open for the 19th time(...)

Serena Williams:  23-time major winner’s  next Grand Slam singles title will see her tie Margaret Court’s career record.  Photograph:  William West/AFP via Getty Images

As fans fished for autographs by tying cords around oversize tennis balls and dangling them over the rail for Serena Williams, her mind drifted to the(...)

Paula Badosa has tested positive for Covid-19 and has been unable to train ahead of the Australian Open. Photograph: Francois Nel/Getty Images

Spain’s Paula Badosa has not received training equipment to help her prepare for the Australian Open because of safety concerns but discussions are ta(...)

The Lions will face world champions South Africa in three Tests on their tour next summer. Photograph:  Duif du Toit/Gallo Images/Getty Images

Ghosting through the year like a slow-moving glacier before calving a sanitised form of soccer, rugby and GAA, sport leaves 2020 for a vaccinated 2021(...)

Serena Williams has confirmed her early withdrawal from the French Open. Photograph: Christophe Ena/AP

When Serena Williams pulled out of the French Open moments before her second-round match against the accomplished Bulgarian veteran Tsvetana Pironkova(...)

 Victoria Azarenka and Serena Williams at the net after their semi-final in New York. Photograph: EPA

Victoria Azarenka won a vintage US Open battle against Serena Williams to reach her first grand slam final for seven years. Williams looked supreme i(...)

Serena Williams  waves to the Jumbotron as she walks off court after winning her  quarter-final match against Tsvetana Pironkova at the US Open. Photograph:  Al Bello/Getty Images

It was not quite the mother of all battles of the mothers, but Serena Williams was plainly relieved to put behind her a fretful three-set win against (...)

 Serena Williams  returns the ball during her fourth-round match against Maria Sakkari of Greece at the US Open. Photograph:  Al Bello/Getty Images

Serena Williams ensured history did not repeat itself as she battled to a fourth-round victory over Maria Sakkari to reach the US Open quarter-finals (...)

Serena Williams celebrates her victory over Sloane Stephen in the third round of the US Open. Photograph: Al Bello/Getty

Serena Williams admits she is still struggling to cope with having a target on her back as she kept alive her quest for a 24th grand slam singles titl(...)

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