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Australia paper defends Serena Williams cartoon despite outrage

Australia paper defends Serena Williams cartoon despite outrage

An Australian newspaper defended its cartoonist on Tuesday after publishing a caricature of Serena Williams having a temper tantrum at the US Open tennis tournament, which civil rights leaders, celebrities and fans condemned as racist.

Naomi Osaka wins US Open after Williams meltdown

Naomi Osaka wins US Open after Williams meltdown

Naomi Osaka, 20, triumphed 6-2, 6-4 in the match marred by Serena Williams's second set outburst.

Tennis star Serena Williams struggling with "postpartum emotions"

Tennis star Serena Williams struggling with "postpartum emotions"

Serena Williams says she is suffering from "postpartum emotions" as the 23-time Grand Slam winner struggles to deal with juggling family life and tennis.

Sublime Serena to face Kerber in her 10th Wimbledon final

Sublime Serena to face Kerber in her 10th Wimbledon final

Serena is the third oldest female Grand Slam finalist in the Open era at 36 years and 291 days.

Serena makes the perfect return with Indian Wells win

Serena makes the perfect return with Indian Wells win

Serena Williams made a winning return after more than a year away from tennis by beating Zarina Diyas 7-5, 6-3 to advance on Thursday at the Indian Wells Masters.

Delight as Serena Williams 'welcomes baby girl'

Delight as Serena Williams 'welcomes baby girl'

Serena Williams, who will turn 36 later this month, was admitted to the St Mary's Medical Center in West Palm Beach, Florida on Wednesday before going into labour overnight.

Sharapova begins long road back after doping ban

Sharapova begins long road back after doping ban

Maria Sharapova returns from a 15-month doping ban on Wednesday with promoters of the Stuttgart tournament drooling over profit margins while rivals condemn the smooth road prepared for the Russian's rehabilitation.

Serena thanks unborn baby after returning to world number one

Serena thanks unborn baby after returning to world number one

Serena Williams returned to the top of the WTA world rankings on Monday and immediately shared the news with her unborn baby.

Serena beats Venus to set new Slams record

Serena beats Venus to set new Slams record

Serena Williams rewrote history Saturday to surpass Steffi Graf and capture a record 23rd Grand Slam title as well as the world number one ranking by beating her sister Venus in the Australian Open final.

Serena beats Kerber in Wimbledon final to match Graf's record

Serena beats Kerber in Wimbledon final to match Graf's record

Serena Williams beat Germany's Angelique Kerber 7-5 6-3 to claim a seventh Wimbledon singles title and equal Steffi Graf's professional era record of 22 grand slam singles crowns on Saturday.

Kerber downs Venus, faces Serena in Wimbledon final

Kerber downs Venus, faces Serena in Wimbledon final

Angelique Kerber booked a Wimbledon final showdown with defending champion Serena Williams as the German ended Venus Williams' bid for a fairytale title with a 6-4, 6-4 victory on Thursday.

Muguruza stuns Serena to win French Open

Muguruza stuns Serena to win French Open

Garbine Muguruza won her first Grand Slam title at the French Open on Saturday defeating top seed and defending champion Serena Williams in the final.