Venus Williams is not playing the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells CA but her tennis fashion line EleVen is, and all on one court yesterday. Alisa Kleybanova (below) of Russia took on Victoria Duval of the US (above) in the tourney's first WTA round.
Klebanova took the match but both looked great in Venus' summery watercolor inspired florals. Ahh summer. It's been too long.
Venus Williams won her 45th career WTA title in an impressive 6-3, 6-0 victory over Alize Cornet of France in the Dubai Championships final on Saturday.
The 44th-ranked Williams, playing courtesy of a wild card, also won this title in 2009 and 2010. She's won her last 15 matches in Dubai.
Williams, who will move up to No. 29 in Monday's updated rankings, last won a title...
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22 days ago
(February 21, 2014) DUBAI – Wild card entry and world No. 44 Venus Williams dispatched Caroline Wozniacki 6-3, 6-2 to reach the final of the Dubai Championships, her second final of 2014. She lost in the Auckland final in January to Ana Ivanovic.
“I feel like I’ve just gotten so much better since my first round to now, just feeling comfortable on the court, feeling comfortable...
Top-ranked Serena Williams had little trouble joining sister Venus, in the Dubai Championships semifinals on Thursday.
Serena, playing her first tournament since a fourth-round loss at the Australian Open, had little trouble bypassing fifth-seeded Jelena Jankovic of Serbia 6-2, 6-2 in the quarterfinals.
The only blip in Williams' game came when she lost serve in a tentatively...
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23 days ago
(February 20, 2014)DUBAI – Venus Williams fought off a late charge to stop Flavia Pennetta to reach the semifinals of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships with a 6-3, 7-5 win on Thursday.
The two-time former champion had to serve for the match twice. Williams at 5-4 could nor close out the match on her first match point and Pennetta eventually broke serve. Pennetta gave back...
(February 13, 2014) Venus Williams, former World No. 1 and 2004 Family Circle Cup Champion, has officially entered the 2014 Family Circle Cup. Younger sister, Serena Williams, Jelena Jankovic and Sloane Stephens join Venus Williams, a seven-time Grand Slam singles champion for the 42nd tournament, March 29 – April 6 in Charleston, South Carolina.
The 2014 Family Circle...
It is now just painful to watch Venus Williams. It used to be joyful. She can play as well as she ever did, but can't do it two days in a row. Or two minutes in a row. Or, if she can, then you don't know which two days, which two minutes.
She doesn't either.
Williams lost in the first round of the Australian Open on Sunday, 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 to Ekaterina Makarova. The easy...
Venus Williams withdrew from the Hobart International on Sunday while fellow American Sloane Stephens did the same from the Sydney International due to a left wrist injury.
Williams' withdrawal came less than 24 hours after losing in the final Auckland WTA tournament final.
''I don't believe she has an injury,'' Hobart tournament director Mark Handley said...
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January 05, 2014
Tennis superstar Venus Williams has partnered up with Jamba Juice to promote their million smoothie (or juice) giveaway. Radar online has the full story.
Venus Williams was in NYC’s Times Square Jamba Juice store on Nov. 15 to promote Jamba Juice’s Million Smoothie (or Juice) Giveaway! Customers can receive a free small smoothie (or juice) every time they use Isis Mobile Wallet...
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The 2013 US Open is underway, and Venus Williams has brought some style to the tournament. For her first round match-up Venus looked very vibrant clothed in a floral printed tennis outfit which complemented her purple braids. Some say their pink, I say purple, their very interesting don’t you think? Venus made a bold fashion statement today, any thoughts on her look?