Venus Williams Abruptly Exits US Open due to Disease Affecting Mainly Women

Seven-time Grand Slam champion, Venus Williams, has abruptly exited the US Open, held at Flushing Meadows in New York, after a successful first round showing.  She was set to take on Sabine Lisicki of Germany next. After much speculation about her health issues by the media and an erratic schedule throughout the course of 2011, […]

Serena Williams Wins Rogers Cup Following Lengthy Absence

Serena Williams, 29, took the Rogers Cup title on Sunday, Aug. 14 in Toronto by defeating worthy opponent, Samantha Stosur of Australia, in two sets, 6-4, 6-2.  The win gives her a second non-Grand Slam title in the span of four tournaments since her return from injuries and a major health crisis. Williams’ first title […]