Maria Sakkari

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 Naomi Osaka of Japan in action during the quarter-final of the Gippsland Trophy. Photograph: EPA

Naomi Osaka and Victoria Azarenka joined Serena Williams as high-profile withdrawals from the Australian Open warm-up events. Williams pulled out on (...)

 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(...)

Serena Williams in action against Kristie Ahn during the first round of the US Open in New York. Photograph: AP

Serena Williams vowed to relish every moment of her quest for an elusive and record-equalling 24th grand slam singles title after edging her way into (...)

Serena Williams in action in an empty stadium during the Western & Southern Open tennis tournament in New York. Photograph: AP

Serena Williams likened the frustration she felt in Tuesday’s shock defeat by Maria Sakkari at the Western and Southern Open to that of being stuck in(...)

Croatia’s Petra Martic will be the highest-ranked player at the Palermo Ladies Open. File photograph: Getty Images

A handful of prominent late withdrawals may have taken some of the sheen off the Palermo Ladies Open but the importance of the claycourt event is not (...)

Serena Williams and Roger Federer take a selfie after their mixed doubles meeting in Perth. Photograph: Tony Ashby/AFP/Getty

Roger Federer emerged triumphant from a historic first meeting with Serena Williams in the Hopman Cup on Tuesday, but tennis was the true winner as tw(...)

Maria Sharapova celebrates beating Sofia Kenin to reach the last-16 of the US Open. Photograph: Don Emmert/AFP

Maria Sharapova fought off the challenge of American teenager Sofia Kenin to reach the fourth round of the US Open. After three-set struggles against(...)