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Venus Ebony Starr Williams is an American professional tennis player. A former world No. 1, Williams is generally regarded as one of the all-time greats of women's tennis and, along with younger sister Serena Williams, is credited with ushering in a new era of power and athleticism on the women's professional tennis tour.
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Serena Williams rallies to defeat sister Venus at Top Seed OpenIn the latest renewal of a rivalry that began when they were learning how to play tennis on the public courts of Compton, Serena and Venus Williams pushed each other to produce some spectacular shots..
Australian Open: Coco Gauff beats Venus Williams again to advanceAmerican 15-year-old Coco Gauff once again beats Venus Williams in the first round of a Grand Slam with victory at the Australian Open.
Gauff, 15, to face Venus Williams again as draw made for Australian OpenCoco Gauff will again face Venus Williams in the first round of a Grand Slam after the pair were drawn together at the Australian Open.
Venus Williams orders coffee at US Open, and confused ball boy tries to deliver it to herA ball boy tried to deliver Venus Williams coffee during her second-round match at US Open but ended up confused, lost as she walked to locker room.
Ramos will not umpire Williams sisters after 2018 US Open final controversyUS Open umpire Carlos Ramos will not chair any matches involving Serena or Venus Williams in New York this year following last year's final.
Venus upsets Bertens as Serena withdrawsThe Associated Press MASON, Ohio (AP) — Going small paid off big for Venus Williams. Tuesday didn’t go as well for sister Serena. On a day when back problems forced the younger Williams to withdraw..
Venus Williams to play San Jose for second straight yearVenus Williams has committed to play in San Jose later this month, her second straight appearance in the event ......
Coco Gauff on her whirlwind Wimbledon run: "Life literally changed in seconds"Teenage phenom Cori "Coco" Gauff is focusing on her future after a whirlwind run at Wimbledon. The 15-year-old captivated the world after defeating one of her idols, Venus Williams, in the first round...
Wimbledon: Cori Gauff's hopes ended by Simona Halep as Serena Williams marches onCori Gauff's dream run at Wimbledon is over after the 15 year old was beaten by No 7 Simona Halep in the fourth round on Monday. The teenager, who had created headlines across the world when she beat..
15-year-old American's remarkable Wimbledon run comes to an endAt just 15, the American tennis player made headlines when she beat Venus Williams in the first round
Wimbledon 2019: Coco Gauff is not the new Venus Williams – she’s made a whole ...Holy smoke. I’ve seen some talented teenagers in my time, but you would be hard pressed to find any 15-year-old as mature as Coco Gauff. Her 3-6, 7-6, 7-5 win over Polona Hercog on Centre Court on..
Coco Gauff pulls off a comeback victory at WimbledonAfter beating Venus Williams in an upset, 15-year-old Coco Gauff has done it again. She advanced to the fourth round of Wimbledon. David Begnaud has the latest.
Another Wimbledon surprise as 15-year-old American Cori 'Coco' Gauff wins againCori "Coco" Gauff, who shocked the world by upsetting Venus Williams in the first round at Wimbledon, took down another opponent in the second round.
Meet Cori 'Coco' Gauff, the 15-year-old who beat Venus WilliamsCori 'Coco' Gauff opened a lot of eyes when she toppled Venus Williams at Wimbledon, but you shouldn't be surprised that the 15-year-old is taking tennis by storm.
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Wimbledon: Venus slayer's dream was to win, and 'that's what happened'London, July 2 (IANS) Fifteen-year-old American teenager Cori "Coco" Gauff, who knocked out five-time champion Venus Williams of Wimbledon 2019, said it was her dream to win and that's what happened in..
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Cori "Coco" Gauff beats Venus Williams in Wimbeldon upsetIn the first round of the 2019 Wimbeldon Tournament, 15-year-old Cori "Coco" Gauff beat Venus Williams in straight sets. Her victory makes her the youngest player to win a match at Wimbeldon since..
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Wimbledon 2019: Shocks, slips & a ball to the face - day one funniesWatch the quirkier moments from day one at Wimbledon as Venus Williams gets knocked out by a 15-year-old and a line judge takes a ball to the face.
Wimbledon 2019: Watch the highlights as Cori Gauff beats Venus WilliamsWatch highlights as 15-year-old Cori Gauff makes history by beating former Wimbledon champion Venus Williams in the first round at Wimbledon.
Wimbledon 2019: 15-year-old Cori Gauff shocks Venus Williams on Wimbledon debutWatch the moment 15-year-old Cori Gauff knocks five-time champion Venus Williams out of the first round at Wimbledon.
Wimbledon 2019: Qualifier Cori Gauff, 15, beats Venus Williams in huge upsetFifteen-year-old qualifier Cori Gauff beats five-time champion Venus Williams in stunning first-round upset at Wimbledon.
Ashleigh Barty beats Venus Williams to close in on world number one rankingAshleigh Barty moved to within two matches of becoming world...
Birmingham Classic: Venus Williams to make tournament debutFive-time Wimbledon champion Venus Williams confirms she will play at the Nature Valley Classic grass-court event in Birmingham.
Who is Amanda Anisimova, the 17-year-old who stunned French Open champion Simona Halep?(CNN)As her down-the-line backhand flew past Simona Halep, 17-year-old Amanda Anisimova dropped her racquet to the side, put her hands on her face, and simply said, "What!" Just like that, a star was..