Serena Williams edges past Sloane Stephens
Serena Williams survived a slow start to edge past 2017 champion, Sloane Stephens, 2/6, 6/2, 6/2 to conclude a first week of drama in the controlled environment of Flushing Meadows.
Serena Williams set to play inaugural Kentucky tournament
Serena Williams will make her return to the WTA tour at a new hardcourt tournament in Kentucky in August, organizers said Thursday.
Murray, Nadal look for Brisbane bounce-back after injury-hit 2018
Andy Murray aims to kick-start his stalled career in Brisbane this week after an injury-plagued 2018, with Spanish great Rafael Nadal also playing as he tests his troubled knee ahead of the Australian Open. The season-opening tournament boasts a stellar field with Kei Nishikori and Grigor Dimitrov also in contention as they prepare for the…
Elina Svitolina wins WTA Finals in Singapore
An unwavering Elina Svitolina claimed the biggest title of her career with a gritty comeback victory against Sloane Stephens at the season-ending WTA Finals in Singapore.
Stories That Made Our Week: All Happening For Nigerians In The Obodo Oyinbo
It was all happening for Nigerians in the "obodo oyinbo". Mo Abudu launched her new movie in Canada making internationals waves while Davido and Adebayo Oke-Lawal took over UK department store Selfridges with their new collaborative collection Davido x Orange - but you need the visa first! Ogenyi didn't get it and missed out on…
Breakout stars of 2017 US Open
Nadal’s victory, though remarkable, cannot be compared to Sloane Stephens, who defied injury, self-doubts and stiff competition to emerge victorious on the women’s side, winning her first grand slam in her first attempt.
Sloane Stephens wins all-American final
Sloane Stephens defeated Madison Keys 6/3; 6-0 to win her maiden Grand Slam title at the U.S. Open in a contest that lasted barely an hour.