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#Serena Williams

# serena-williams - Sunday 5 August, 2012

Williams sisters win historic fourth gold medals

The sisters beat Czech pair Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka in straight sets.

# serena-williams - Saturday 4 August, 2012

Serena Williams wins women's tennis final in style

The Wimbledon champion allowed Maria Sharapova to win only a single game in a 6-0, 6-1 rout on Saturday.

# serena-williams - Monday 23 July, 2012

Follow through: Venus plans to compete in Rio 2016

The elder Williams sister, in London for this week’s Olympics, will be 36 when the Games roll on to Brazil.

# serena-williams - Saturday 7 July, 2012

Serena Williams secures fifth Wimbledon title against Agnieszka Radwanska

That makes ten successes overall for the Williams sisters at SW19.

Preview: Favourite tag means nothing to Serena

Williams is widely expected to overpower Radwanska in her seventh Wimbledon final and win her fifth Wimbledon title.

# serena-williams - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Aces high as Serena reaches seventh Wimbledon final

The 30-year-old American claimed a 6-3, 7-6 (8/6) semi-final win and will on tackle third seeded Agnieszka Radwanska for the title.

Radwanska reaches first Wimbledon final

The 23-year-old Pole will play four-time champion Serena Williams or world number two Victoria Azarenka in the decider.

# serena-williams - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

Azarenka into Wimbledon semi-finals, Radwanksa makes history

The Belarus-born player will meet Serena Williams for a place in Saturday’s final.

# serena-williams - Saturday 30 June, 2012

Centre court: Serena Williams survives Zheng Jie scare

The sixth seed hit a record 23 aces to edge out her Chinese opponent and reach the last 16 on Saturday.

# serena-williams - Friday 29 June, 2012

# serena-williams - Thursday 28 June, 2012

Wimbledon round-up: Murray survives giant test, Sharapova, Serena win

The great British hope was made to work for his victory earlier today.

# serena-williams - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

One and done: Serena crashes out in French Open first round

World number 111 Virginie Razzano of France stunned the 13-time Grand Slam winner on a dramatic evening in Roland Garros.

# serena-williams - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

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You need to be following these 8 athletes on Instagram

From a world-renown soccer player to a tennis icon you need to be following all of these athletes on Instagram.

# serena-williams - Sunday 13 May, 2012

Back to her best? Serena Williams wins Madrid Open

The American registered 14 aces as she comprehensively beat Victoria Azarenka.

# serena-williams - Saturday 12 May, 2012

Smash hit: Serena Williams makes rap debut

Well it’s about time!

Blue clay leaves top seeds seeing red

Incensed by his quarter-final loss at the Madrid Open, world No1 Novak Djokovic joined Rafa Nadal in threatening a boycott of next year’s event.

# serena-williams - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

Courting: Isner singles out Serena for Olympic mixed doubles

“I’m pretty good friends with Serena. Might need to bribe her, maybe send a gift in the mail to get her to play with me.”

# serena-williams - Sunday 25 March, 2012

Fake call nearly costs Federer dear

A fan’s decision to interrupt a crucial point by screaming “Out!” pushed the Swiss into a second-set tiebreaker with teenager Blake Harrison.

# serena-williams - Thursday 23 February, 2012

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The YouTube top 10: Because everybody loves throwing snowballs

…but nobody likes getting kicked in the face.

# serena-williams - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

WATCH: Serena Williams busts a move after playing exhibition match on water

Serena’s obviously got a bit of spare time on her hands at the moment.

# serena-williams - Sunday 19 February, 2012

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Calm down, Serena! It's the sporting tweets of the week

This week, Serena Williams laughs a lot for no apparent reason, Andrew Trimble has a very important question he’d like someone to answer, and Iwan Thomas solves a mystery that has been baffling mankind for quite some time.

# serena-williams - Sunday 12 February, 2012

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The sporting tweets of the week

This week, Alberto Contador reacts to news of his ban, Serena Williams goes a bit mental with her keyboard and Donnacha Ryan gets a facial.

# serena-williams - Sunday 29 January, 2012

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The sporting tweets of the week

This week, Fergus McFadden shows off his dance moves, Serena Williams reveals here favourite ever album, and one of our readers pressurises Cillian Sheridan to meet his expectations.

# serena-williams - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

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The Morning Score: Tuesday

Need some fuel for the day’s water cooler conversations? We’ve got your back.

# serena-williams - Monday 23 January, 2012

Serena Williams out in 4th round at Aussie Open

“I made 37 errors. That kind of tells the story of the match,” said the American after defeat to Ekaterina Makarova.

The Morning Score: Monday

Get the week off the right way – here’s everything you need to know.

# serena-williams - Sunday 22 January, 2012

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The sporting tweets of the week

Find out which player Gary Neville has warned to “play well” in an upcoming game, how Serena Williams has been impressing even herself lately and why Cian Healy probably won’t be driving anytime soon.

# serena-williams - Saturday 21 January, 2012

Serena, Murray and Djokovic all safely through with little trouble

All the big names won their third-round matches at the Australian Open in the early hours of Saturday morning.

# serena-williams - Thursday 19 January, 2012

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While you were sleeping: Murray, Djokovic and Sharapova sail on

The big guns all marched forth, except for Andy Roddick who fell to home favourite Lleyton Hewitt.

# serena-williams - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

Insects, not ankle, bug Serena in Aussie comeback

‘I hate bugs more than you can imagine. Like, they kept jumping on me. Yuck!’ Yuck indeed, Serena.

# serena-williams - Monday 9 January, 2012

Aces high: Djokovic and Wozniacki named as top seeds for Australian Open

The seedings have been announced for the first Grand Slam of the tennis season in Melbourne. Exciting.

# serena-williams - Sunday 8 January, 2012

The Sunday Papers: here’s some of our favourite sports writing from the past 7 days

Roll up, roll up and get your first weekly sports writing round-up of the new year. Let’s start this thing the way we mean to go on.

# serena-williams - Friday 6 January, 2012

Clijsters hopeful of being fit for the Australian Open despite injury scare

The defending champion was forced to concede her semi-final in Brisbane to Daniela Hantuchova, while there are also concerns for Roger Federer.

# serena-williams - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

Serena withdraws from Brisbane International with injured ankle

The 13-time Grand Slam winner faces a race against the clock if she is to be fit in time for the Australian Open later this month.

# serena-williams - Monday 2 January, 2012

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Serena Williams tells the world she doesn't like sports, and would rather go shopping

In a blow to feminism, arguably the best female tennis player of the last ten years says she doesn’t exactly love her day job.

# serena-williams - Monday 26 December, 2011

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The sporting year in review: January

Remember this lot? A nine-dart finish, Roy Keane gets the road and Sky Sports in sexism shocka.

# serena-williams - Sunday 18 December, 2011

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The sporting tweets of the week

Eamon Fennell lives it large in Florida, Wayne Rooney shows off his new boots and Brian O’Driscoll reveals who he regards as the team to beat in the Heineken Cup this season.

# serena-williams - Thursday 1 December, 2011

Here's the athletes you searched for most online over the past year

It’s all about the Americans and the ladies in this year’s most searched sports stars.

# serena-williams - Sunday 6 November, 2011

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The sporting tweets of the week

This week, Lance Armstrong pays tribute to Jim Stynes, Serena Williams discusses her relationship problems and Brian O’Driscoll complains about having to train on a Bank Holiday.

# serena-williams - Sunday 23 October, 2011

The Sports Pages: some of the week’s best sportswriting

Joe DiMaggio, Dan Wheldon, the beauty of football and a real-life answer to The Wrestler: it’s an extra-special, double edition of our weekly round-up.