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    Sports Six-time champion, Serena Williams, into US Open semi-finals – Punch Newspapers

    Six-time champion Serena Williams shook off a sluggish start to power past eighth-seeded Karolina Pliskova 6-4, 6-3 on Tuesday and into the US Open semi-finals. The US superstar, chasing a record-equalling 24th major... Read more via Punch Newspapers – Get More...
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    Sports BREAKING: Defending champion, Stephens, crashes out of US Open – Punch Newspapers

    Sloane Stephens’s US Open title defense ended with a 6-2, 6-3 quarter-final defeat to Latvia’s Anastasija Sevastova on Tuesday. Sevastova, through to the semi-finals of a Grand Slam for the first time, will face either 23-time major champion Serena Williams or eighth-seeded Czech Karolina...
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    Sports Serena, Stephens try to reach semifinals at US Open – USA Today

    Serena Williams and Sloane Stephens can give the United States two U.S. Open semifinalists, a year after an all-American women's final four. And for the first time since 2006, the host country can have a man there, too.... read more via USA Today – Get More Nigeria...
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    Sports US Open: Nadal Faces Thiem In Quarterfinals – Leadership Newspaper

    Rafael Nadal is back in the US Open quarterfinals, and he won’t face a rematch of the 2017 final. Instead, it’s a rematch of this year’s French Open final. Nadal beat Nikoloz Basilashvili 6-3, 6-3, 6-7 (6), 6-4 on Sunday at Flushing Meadows..... read more via Leadership Newspaper –...
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    Sports US Open: Federer, Djokovic Quarterfinal Showdown Looming – Leadership Newspaper

    There were few dull moments as Roger Federer took care of Nick Kyrgios in straight sets yesterday at the US Open and stayed on course for a potential quarterfinal matchup with Novak Djokovic, who also won in straight sets. Federer, who fended off four break opportunities in a … read more...
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    Sports US Open 2018: Serena Williams’ ‘desire has not gone down’ – BBC

    Serena Williams gave birth to her daughter Olympia in September 2017 and returned to tennis in December that year Serena Williams says her motivation to win major trophies remains as high as ever in motherhood after reaching the US Open quarter-finals. Williams, whose daughter Olympia turned one...