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French Open 2019: Ash Barty beats Marketa Vondrousova to become first Australian women's singles champion since Margaret Court
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French Open 2019: Ash Barty beats Marketa Vondrousova to become first Australian women's singles champion since Margaret Court

Eighth-seeded Ashleigh Barty took control right at the start of the French Open final and never really let go, beating unseeded 19-year-old Marketa Vondrousova of the Czech Republic 6-1, 6-3

French Open 2019: Ashleigh Barty beats Marketa Vondrousova in Roland Garros final to win first Grand Slam title
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French Open 2019: Ashleigh Barty beats Marketa Vondrousova in Roland Garros final to win first Grand Slam title

Ashleigh Barty ended Australia's 46-year wait for a French Open singles title by thrashing Marketa Vondrousova in a one-sided women's final.

French Open 2019: Naomi Osaka aims Grand Slam sweep, says it would be 'cool to win everything in one year'
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French Open 2019: Naomi Osaka aims Grand Slam sweep, says it would be 'cool to win everything in one year'

The world number one Osaka won her first major at the US Open last year and then backed it up with the Australian Open in January.

Australian Open 2019: Japan's Kei Nishikori recovers from two sets down to beat Pablo Carreno Busta in Round of 16
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Australian Open 2019: Japan's Kei Nishikori recovers from two sets down to beat Pablo Carreno Busta in Round of 16

Japanese marathon man Kei Nishikori recovered from two sets down to reach the Australian Open quarter-finals with an epic five set win over Pablo Carreno Busta on Monday.

Australian Open 2019: Serena Williams knocks out World No 1 Simona Halep to book spot in quarter-final
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Australian Open 2019: Serena Williams knocks out World No 1 Simona Halep to book spot in quarter-final

Serena Williams subdued a stubborn fightback from World No 1 Simona Halep to take her quest for a record-equalling 24th major into the Australian Open quarter-finals on Monday.

Australian Open 2019: World No 1 Simona Halep takes on ‘best in the world’ after win over Venus Williams
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Australian Open 2019: World No 1 Simona Halep takes on ‘best in the world’ after win over Venus Williams

Now that she’s taken care of the older Williams sister, Simona Halep will square off against the younger one, the 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena.

Australian Open 2019: Serena Williams launches bid for 24th Grand Slam title with dominating win over Tatjana Maria
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Australian Open 2019: Serena Williams launches bid for 24th Grand Slam title with dominating win over Tatjana Maria

Serena Williams launched her bid for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title with a straight sets win over Tatjana Maria in the Australian Open first round.

Australian Open 2019: Australia's rich tennis history not a burden on current generation of players, says Ashleigh Barty
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Australian Open 2019: Australia's rich tennis history not a burden on current generation of players, says Ashleigh Barty

Australia's last female Slam champion was Samantha Stosur, who claimed the US Open in 2011, and locals will hope Ashleigh Barty can emulate her feat in Melbourne

Australian Open 2019: Nerves could undermine Serena Williams' march towards 24th Grand Slam, says Margaret Court
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Australian Open 2019: Nerves could undermine Serena Williams' march towards 24th Grand Slam, says Margaret Court

Court disputed the bookies' assessment that Williams is the favourite to lift the Australian Open trophy, taking her overall Grand Slam tally to 24.

Australia Open 2019: Serena Williams handed challenging draw; World No 1 Simona Halep faces Kaia Kanepi in first round
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Australia Open 2019: Serena Williams handed challenging draw; World No 1 Simona Halep faces Kaia Kanepi in first round

Serena Williams has been handed a challenging draw in her quest for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title at the Australian Open, starting with Germany's Tatjana Maria in the first round.

Australian Open 2019: Serena Williams may be one short of Margaret Court’s Grand Slam record, but her legacy shines brighter
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Australian Open 2019: Serena Williams may be one short of Margaret Court’s Grand Slam record, but her legacy shines brighter

While Williams and Court are undoubtedly the greatest of their eras, they have come to mean emphatically different things outside the tennis court.

Australian Open 2019: Serena Williams' legacy secure despite 2018 US Open final meltdown, says Chris Evert
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Australian Open 2019: Serena Williams' legacy secure despite 2018 US Open final meltdown, says Chris Evert

Chris Evert believes it is Serena Williams' remarkable journey from Compton to the top of the tennis world that will be remembered most.

Serena Williams wants to move on from 2018 US Open final to 'bigger and better things', eyes Margaret Court's record
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Serena Williams wants to move on from 2018 US Open final to 'bigger and better things', eyes Margaret Court's record

Serena Williams twice missed out on a chance to tie Court's mark in 2018, losing both the Wimbledon and US Open finals in the span of the last six months.

Highlights US Open 2018 Women's final: Naomi Osaka beats Serena Williams to win first Grand Slam championship
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Highlights US Open 2018 Women's final: Naomi Osaka beats Serena Williams to win first Grand Slam championship

Catch the LIVE score and updates from the US Open women's singles final between Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka

US Open 2018: Serena Williams insists she's 'still on the way up' as she eyes record-equalling 24th title
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US Open 2018: Serena Williams insists she's 'still on the way up' as she eyes record-equalling 24th title

Serena Williams once again targets a record 24th Grand Slam singles title at the US Open on Saturday. Win or lose, the US great says she's just getting started in the latest phase of her career.

Highlights US Open 2018 Tennis, semi-finals: Naomi Osaka beats Madison Keys, sets up final against Serena Williams
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Highlights US Open 2018 Tennis, semi-finals: Naomi Osaka beats Madison Keys, sets up final against Serena Williams

Catch the LIVE Score and updates from US Open 2018 Women's singles semi-final matches. Serena Williams takes on Anastasija Sevastova and Madison Keys faces Naomi Osaka.

US Open 2018: Serena Williams makes triumphant return to Flushing Meadows with straight-sets win over Magda Linette
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US Open 2018: Serena Williams makes triumphant return to Flushing Meadows with straight-sets win over Magda Linette

Williams, a six-time champion at Flushing Meadows, missed last year's edition as she gave birth to daughter Olympia on 1 September.

Wimbledon 2018: Angelique Kerber stuns Serena Williams in straight sets to win maiden SW19 title
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Wimbledon 2018: Angelique Kerber stuns Serena Williams in straight sets to win maiden SW19 title

Angelique Kerber has become the first German woman to win Wimbledon since Steffi Graff after beating Serena Williams in straight sets to claim the Women's singles title.

Wimbledon 2018: Serena Williams battles past Camila Giorgi to reach 11th semi-final at Championships
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Wimbledon 2018: Serena Williams battles past Camila Giorgi to reach 11th semi-final at Championships

Williams was in danger of a stunning quarter-final exit after Giorgi became the first player in this year's tournament to take a set off the former World No 1.

French Open 2018: Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem in straight sets to clinch unprecedented 11th Roland Garros title
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French Open 2018: Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem in straight sets to clinch unprecedented 11th Roland Garros title

Nadal endured a nervy conclusion to the final, however, when he needed treatment in the fourth game of the third set for a finger injury before sealing victory on a fifth match point.