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Kenai Peninsula Online - Alaska NewspaperHaynes enjoys moment in Open spotlight 09/02/04

...on the same Compton courts that produced Serena and Venus Williams. Now 19 and ranked 185th, Haynes tasted her first...translate into a sponsorship deal; Angela Haynes and Venus Williams have the same agent. ''We're not done,'' Fred...

...break-point chance.Williams will next play No. 26 Elina Svitolina, who beat Nicole Gibbs 7-6 (3), 7-6 (6).Venus Williams had a 6-2, 6-3 win against fellow American Lauren Davis. The elder of the Williams sisters, a seven-time...
Venus, Henin-Hardenne reach Aussie quarters

MELBOURNE, Australia -- Venus Williams had Nicole Pratt sprawling and sighing. Justine Henin-Hardenne...a 6-3, 6-3 winner over Czech player Denisa Chladkova. Venus Williams now faces a quarterfinal against No. 7 Daniela Hantuchova...
Venus exacts family revenge

Venus Williams, of the USA, serves to Jill Craybas, of the USA, at Wimbledon Monday...and on this particular afternoon there was the even rarer sight of Venus Williams playing confident, mistake-free tennis. Less than 48 hours after...
Wimbledon sees no major upsets

WIMBLEDON, England -- Venus Williams began defense of her Wimbledon title Tuesday with her first...was no hint of rain that usually falls during the tournament. Venus Williams had little trouble with either the 91-degree temperature on...
Venus storms into Wimbledon final

WIMBLEDON, England Venus Williams traded loud shrieks and powerful shots with Maria Sharapova as flash bulbs popped in the fading light, and when it was over...
Erratic Venus good enough for round of 16

WIMBLEDON, England -- As she waited for each serve, Venus Williams crouched at the baseline and swayed from side to side, as if being tugged in two directions. On one point she would look brilliant...
Another all-Williams major final close; rain halts men's play

...even a top player's range that the crowd began to clap and yell. Suddenly, with the thuds of two ample strides, Venus Williams was right there, not just reaching the ball but also smacking a forehand so crisply that Monica Seles could only...
Serena keeps title from sis

...Unabashed about powering the ball and taking advantage of mistakes just as against any other opponent, she easily beat Venus Williams 6-4, 6-3 Saturday night to win a third straight Grand Slam title -- all by defeating her older sister in the...

...budget, sets levy rate Nikiski girl gets travel story published Sources: Silas gets Cavs job Capriati, Venus Williams ousted from Open Woods late charge steals show from Perry's win Greene, Guevara win gold at Home Depot Invitational...


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