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Saturday Open Thread

Happy Saturday, Everyone. ICYMI Serena Williams defeats sister Venus at the Australian Open to win record 23rd grand slam title. SHE’S DONE IT! No. 23@serenawilliams is your #AusOpen 2017 women’s singles champion. 🏆 pic.twitter.com/LC6fpWi3Ik — #AusOpen (@AustralianOpen) January 28, 2017 … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread: Congratulations, Serena Williams!!

Serena Willams won her 307th Grand Slam match, passing Martina Navratilova to become winningest woman in Grand Slam history. SERENA did that!! 2016 US Open scores and bracket: Serena Williams earns historic 307th Grand Slam match win By James Brady … Continue reading

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Video | Serena Williams Wins 6th Wimbeldon Championship!

CONGRATULATIONS, SERENA! Serena soaks up the applause outside Centre Court… #Wimbledon https://t.co/Unl8aMC9pi — Wimbledon (@Wimbledon) July 11, 2015 U.S. tennis star Serena Williams claimed her sixth Wimbledon singles title today, defeating Garbine Muguruza of Spain 6-4, 6-4. With 2015 victories … Continue reading

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Serena & Venus Williams: The World’s Finest Tennis Players | Serena Wins 5TH Wimbledon Title

3 Chics commenter Johnnie asked about the Williams sisters and why they weren’t getting ample coverage after their phenomenal wins at Wimbledon. Well 3 Chics is happy to oblige! CONGRATULATIONS, SERENA WILLIAMS FOR WINNING THE 2012 WIMBLEDON WOMEN’SINGLES CHAMPIONSHIP! It’s … Continue reading

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Videos | Jo-Wilfried Tsonga Defeats Roger Federer In Wimbledon Quarter Finals | Next: DJkovic

                             Jo-Wilfried Tsonga  – Getty Images Tsonga, 26, said: “I didn’t just have a sudden flash of inspiration out there – I had lots of them. “I was quick, I served ­unbelievable, I was just perfect today. Every time I was … Continue reading

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First Lady Michelle Obama Teams Up With Tennis Stars Andre Agassi & Stefanie Graf to Fight Childhood Obesity

The New York Times The first lady, Michelle Obama, is teaming up with tennis’s first couple, Andre Agassi and Stefanie Graf, in a partnership between the United States Tennis Association and Obama’s “Let’s Move” campaign to fight childhood obesity. As … Continue reading

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Indo-Paki Express: Rohan Bopanna and Aisam- ul- Haq Qureshi Tennis Duo

Rohan Bopanna and Aisam- ul- Haq Qureshi to play U.S. Twins Bob and Mike Bryan in U.S. Open  Mens doubles finals today.  Here are the details: Friday september 10 -12:30 pm-6 pm Men’s Doubles Final/Women’s Semifinals on CBS   ROHAN ASIAM             SAMJHAUTA EXPRESS … Continue reading

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