Serena Williams

  As the Rogers Cup kicks off tonight in Toronto (women) and Montreal (men), both draws have a clear favourite. Perennial men’s alpha Novak Djokovic must surely be the one to beat in Montreal…but the women’s side boasts an even clearer frontrunner in the seemingly invincible Serena Williams. Over the […]

Roger that, Serena

When Serena Williams isn’t shrieking and screaming her way to winning tennis matches (not as often, lately) or out doin’ it up right (maybe more so?), she’s regaling the world’s media with bons mots that keep tennis fans scratching their heads long after the lights on centre court have gone […]

The quotable Serena

One day after the euphoria of beating world #3 Roger Federer, American Andy Roddick tasted the dregs of defeat in losing to Juan Monaco. Roddick didn’t just lose – he got smoked 7-6, 6-0. Apparently he wasn’t yet fit after coming back from injury. Funny – he looked pretty good […]

Roddick and Serena bite the dust

Australian Samantha Stosur hammered Serena Williams to win the 2011 U.S. Open. “Hammered” because the result didn’t ever seem to be in any doubt: Stosur won in straight sets, 6-2, 6-3. Although Stosur was ranked #9 coming in and Williams #28, Serena was favoured to win the match – her […]

Stosur wins US Open