Posts Tagged Women’s tennis

Williams, Ivanovic reach Bank of West quarters

Venus Williams celebrates after beating Victoria Azarenka, from Belarus, 6-4, 7-6(1) in their match in the Bank of the West Classic tennis tournament in Stanford, Calif., Thursday, July 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Venus Williams feels like the hometown girl when she plays at Stanford even though she grew up in Southern California and currently resides in Florida.

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Johnson beats Karlovic, Raonic wins at Citi Open

Vasek Pospisil, of Canada,  returns the ball to Tomas Berdych, of the Czech Republic, at the Citi Open tennis tournament, Thursday, July 31, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/Luis M. Alvarez)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vasek Pospisil got the best of Tomas Berdych — again.

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Tennis star Wozniacki to run NYC Marathon

NEW YORK (AP) — Caroline Wozniacki always feels confident she can outrun her opponent on the tennis court.

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Your Top Plays for Today

Serena Williams returns the ball during the second set of her match against Karolina Pliskova in the Bank of the West Classic Tennis Tournament, Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in Stanford, Calif. (AP Photo/Beck Diefenbach)

Your Top Plays for Today: AP’s Sports Guide

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Serena Williams wins in her return

Serena Williams reacts after scoring a point during the second set of her match against Karolina Pliskova in the Bank of the West Classic, Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in Stanford, Calif. (AP Photo/Beck Diefenbach)

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Serena Williams looked healthy and played sharp in her first tournament since defaulting during a doubles match with sister Venus at Wimbledon.

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