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Australian Open 2021: 'Let's go' Serena Williams unperturbed by big-hitter Aryna Sabalenka
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Australian Open 2021: 'Let's go' Serena Williams unperturbed by big-hitter Aryna Sabalenka

Williams, 39, said she welcomed going toe-to-toe with the 22-year-old, who was born four months after the American made her Grand Slam debut in 1998.

US Open 2020: Naomi Osaka first in 26 years to come from set down in final to win title, other stats
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US Open 2020: Naomi Osaka first in 26 years to come from set down in final to win title, other stats

Naomi Osaka added to her 2018 US Open and 2019 Australian Open trophies with the three set win against Victoria Azarenka. Check out the stats from the match in Firstpost's stat roundup!

Australian Open 2019: Amelie Mauresmo leads rare breed of female coaches making an impact in Melbourne
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Australian Open 2019: Amelie Mauresmo leads rare breed of female coaches making an impact in Melbourne

While Conchita Martinez and Rennae Stubbs have been instrumental in Karolina Pliskova's best run in Melbourne, Amelie Mauresmo has helped Lucas Pouille harness that talent and reach his first ever major semis.

French Open 2018: From Wimbledon Final 2004 to Australian Open 2016, top 5 ties between Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova
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French Open 2018: From Wimbledon Final 2004 to Australian Open 2016, top 5 ties between Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova

Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova will renew their bitter 14-year rivalry in the French Open last 16. Check out five classic matches between the two former world number ones:

French Open 2018: Madison Keys sails into first Roland Garros quarter-finals with win over Mihaela Buzarnescu
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French Open 2018: Madison Keys sails into first Roland Garros quarter-finals with win over Mihaela Buzarnescu

Madison Keys has not dropped a set so far and all the talk that her game was ill-suited to clay now looks redundant.

Stuttgart Open: Karolina Pliskova beats CoCo Vandeweghe in straight sets to clinch title
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Stuttgart Open: Karolina Pliskova beats CoCo Vandeweghe in straight sets to clinch title

Karolina Pliskova beat CoCo Vandeweghe to earn the second clay trophy of her career after Prague three years ago.

Stuttgart Open: CoCo Vandeweghe beats Caroline Garcia in straight sets, to meet Karolina Pliskova in summit clash
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Stuttgart Open: CoCo Vandeweghe beats Caroline Garcia in straight sets, to meet Karolina Pliskova in summit clash

Vandeweghe stands 3-2 in her head-to-head series with Pliskova, but is still bruised by her loss to the slender Czech in the German city 12 months ago.

Australian Open 2018: Angelique Kerber says she wants to recreate 2016 feeling to win second title at Melbourne
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Australian Open 2018: Angelique Kerber says she wants to recreate 2016 feeling to win second title at Melbourne

Kerber said she was enjoying life and tennis again after a torrid 2017 that she began on top of the rankings and ended outside the top 20.

Australian Open 2018: Madison Keys says she will continue playing 'smart tennis' in quest to win first Grand Slam
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Australian Open 2018: Madison Keys says she will continue playing 'smart tennis' in quest to win first Grand Slam

Keys flattened French eighth seed Caroline Garcia 6-3, 6-2 in 68 dominant minutes in their fourth-round clash.

Spain's Rafael Nadal, Garbine Muguruza named International Tennis Federation World champions
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Spain's Rafael Nadal, Garbine Muguruza named International Tennis Federation World champions

The last time two players from the same country scooped the awards was in 1998 when Americans Pete Sampras and Lindsay Davenport took the honours.

US Open 2017: Sloane Stephens thumps Madison Keys to claim first Grand Slam title
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US Open 2017: Sloane Stephens thumps Madison Keys to claim first Grand Slam title

Sloane Stephens never looked shaken by the setting or the stakes in her first Grand Slam final. Her opponent, Madison Keys, most definitely did.

Australian Open 2017: Madison Keys to miss tournament after undergoing wrist surgery
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Australian Open 2017: Madison Keys to miss tournament after undergoing wrist surgery

World number eight Madison Keys will miss next month's Australian Open after undergoing wrist surgery, the American said on Friday.