The Early Lead: Venus Williams


Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 01/13/2014

Serena Williams advances, Venus Williams loses at Australian Open

Venus is bounced from the first round of the Australian Open for the first time since 2006, while Serena eases into second round.

By Kelyn Soong  |  01:01 PM ET, 01/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Australian Open, Serena Williams, Venus Williams

Posted at 09:32 AM ET, 08/29/2013

Venus Williams loses in U.S. Open in second-round battle

Third-set tiebreak loss to Zheng Jie is latest setback.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:32 AM ET, 08/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Tennis, U.S. Open, Venus Williams

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 08/26/2013

Venus Williams has purple hair at the U.S. Open

This is one way to make a statement in the first round.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:00 PM ET, 08/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Tennis, U.S. Open, Venus Williams

Posted at 02:38 PM ET, 06/18/2013

Venus Williams pulls out of Wimbledon

Williams will not pursue her sixth single title there because of back problems.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:38 PM ET, 06/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Tennis, Venus Williams, Wimbledon