Women's tennis

Finland's Daria Snigur kisses the trophy after winning the girls' singles final match against Alexa Noel of the US, on day twelve of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Saturday, July 13, 2019. (Mike Egerton/PA via AP)
July 13, 2019 - 11:03 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest at Wimbledon (all times local): 4 p.m. Daria Snigur of Ukraine won the junior girls' title at Wimbledon, beating Alexa Noel of the United States 6-4, 6-4. The match was played on No. 1 Court, the second biggest stadium at the All England Club. The two also...
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Romania's Simona Halep celebrates after defeating United States' Serena Williams during the women's singles final match on day twelve of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Saturday, July 13, 2019. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
July 13, 2019 - 10:25 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Simona Halep was not focused on trying to prevent Serena Williams from winning a 24th Grand Slam title. All Halep cared about was winning Wimbledon for the first time. Pretty much perfect from start to finish, Halep beat Williams 6-2, 6-2 in stunning fashion in the final...
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Romania's Simona Halep returns the ball to United States' Serena Williams during the women's singles final match on day twelve of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Saturday, July 13, 2019. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 13, 2019 - 10:12 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Simona Halep was not focused on trying to prevent Serena Williams from winning a 24th Grand Slam title. All Halep cared about was winning Wimbledon for the first time. Pretty much perfect from start to finish, Halep beat Williams 6-2, 6-2 in stunning fashion in the final...
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Romania's Simona Halep returns the ball to United States' Serena Williams during the women's singles final match on day twelve of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Saturday, July 13, 2019. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 13, 2019 - 10:07 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest at Wimbledon (all times local): 3:05 p.m. Simona Halep won her first Wimbledon title and kept Serena Williams from winning her eighth. Halep beat Williams 6-2, 6-2 on Centre Court for her second major title. Williams was trying to win her record-equaling 24th...
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Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Pippa Matthews, from left, sit in the Royal Box on Centre Court to watch the women's singles final match between Serena Williams of the United States and Romania's Simona Halep on day twelve of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Saturday, July 13, 2019. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 13, 2019 - 9:45 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest at Wimbledon (all times local): 2:40 p.m. Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, were in the Royal Box for the women's final at Wimbledon. The royals were joined by Kate's sister, Pippa. Meghan is friends with Serena Williams,...
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Romania's Simona Halep plays a shot to United States' Serena Williams during the women's singles final match on day twelve of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Saturday, July 13, 2019. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
July 13, 2019 - 9:39 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest at Wimbledon (all times local): 2:35 p.m. Simona Halep won the first set 6-2 against Serena Williams in the women's Wimbledon final. Halep dominated the seven-time Wimbledon champion from the start, breaking Williams in her first two service games and taking a 4...
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United States' Serena Williams returns to Czech Republic's Barbora Strycova in a Women's semifinal singles match on day ten of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Thursday, July 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 13, 2019 - 8:22 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest at Wimbledon (all times local): 1 p.m. Top-seeded Dylan Alcott of Australia won the first quad wheelchair singles title at Wimbledon, a day after winning the doubles title. Alcott beat doubles partner Andy Lapthorne of Britain 6-0, 6-2 in the first official...
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United States' Serena Williams returns to Czech Republic's Barbora Strycova in a Women's semifinal singles match on day ten of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Thursday, July 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 13, 2019 - 3:24 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Going for No. 24, Serena Williams will face Simona Halep in the Wimbledon final. Williams is trying to equal the record for most Grand Slam singles titles won in tennis history. Margaret Court holds that record with 24, but 13 of her trophies came during the amateur era,...
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United States' Serena Williams returns to Czech Republic's Barbora Strycova in a Women's semifinal singles match on day ten of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Thursday, July 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 12, 2019 - 4:44 pm
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — A quick look at Wimbledon: LOOKAHEAD TO SATURDAY Serena Williams goes for her 24th Grand Slam title when she faces Simona Halep in the Wimbledon final. Williams is already a seven-time champion at the All England Club. Halep is appearing in her first final at Centre Court...
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United States' Serena Williams returns to Czech Republic's Barbora Strycova in a Women's semifinal singles match on day ten of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Thursday, July 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
July 12, 2019 - 7:26 am
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — There are, of course, many reasons why Serena Williams has been as successful as she's been, for as long as she's been. The serve. The returns. The groundstrokes. The court coverage. And more. A little insight into one aspect of the way she approaches matches arrived via...
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