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Serena Williams' retirement is a crushing loss for tennis (19)
By Johnny Oleksinski August 9, 2022 5:20pm We all knew this sad day was coming, but it still hurts like a 120-miles- per-hour serve to the stomach: Serena Williams, the greatest American tennis player ever, is retiring. The 40-year-old tennis superstar announced she's "evolving away" from the sport on Tuesday in an essay for Vogue.
Serena Williams retiring after US Open: ‘Evolving away from tennis' (4)
By Justin Terranova August 9, 2022 9:17am The US Open will be Serena Williams' final tournament. Williams announced she was "evolving away from tennis" in a Vogue magazine article that was published on Tuesday morning. "I'm here to tell you that I'm evolving away from tennis, toward other things that are important to me," Williams wrote.
Serena Williams set the marker that matters - no asterisks needed (3)
Her record of 23 grand slam singles titles in the Open era stands alone but Williams's tennis legacy goes far beyond statistics Tumaini Carayol Tue 9 Aug 2022 20.36 BST Seven years ago, as Serena Williams continued to consolidate her career records and her claims as the greatest of all time, a reporter asked her to identify the all-time record in her sights.
Cameron Smith, Marc Leishman latest stars likely defecting for LIV Golf: ‘They're gone' (5)
By Matthew Neschis August 9, 2022 10:38am LIV Golf has claimed another golfer, and perhaps its most prized acquisition. British Open champion Cameron Smith will be joining the Saudi-backed league, according to fellow Aussie golfer Cameron Percy. It was just last month that Smith got agitated when asked about his PGA Tour future right after his masterful performance at St.
Raducanu Rolled In Montreal First Round (5)
Fahad Shabbir (@FahadShabbir) Published August 10, 2022 | 01:30 AM Toronto, Canada, Aug 9 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 10th Aug, 2022 ) :Reigning US Open champion Emma Raducanu of Britain exited on Tuesday in the first round of the WTA Toronto Masters, losing 7-6 (7/0), 6-2 to Italy's Camila Giorgi. Defending WTA Canadian champion Giorgi won a combative first set and ran away with the second against the 19-year-old Englishwoman, whose title
American Tennis Star, Serena Williams Announces Retirement (1)
August 9, 2022 @Sahara Reporters New York In a Tuesday essay for Vogue, the 40-year-old announced the news. After a career that has seen her win 23 grand slam singles trophies, American tennis star, Serena Williams has announced that she would retire from tennis. In a Tuesday essay for Vogue, the 40-year-old announced the news. "I have never liked the word retirement," Williams wrote.
Kyrgios lifts his mental game for seventh straight win (5)
Author: AFP Update: 10.08.2022 01:10 Nick Kyrgios of Australia hits a return during his victory over Sebastian Baez of Argentina at the ATP Montreal Masters tournament / © GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA/AFP Wimbledon runner-up Nick Kyrgios let an early lead slip but regrouped on Tuesday for a 6-4, 6-4 first-round victory over Sebastian Baez at the ATP Montreal Masters. World number 37 Kyrgios, a title winner last week in Washington, next faces
LIV trio's lawsuit for PGA playoff spots frustrates No.1 Scheffler (3)
Issued on: 09/08/2022 - 20:38 2 min Washington (AFP) - World number one Scottie Scheffler says he's frustrated at a trio of players from the Saudi-backed LIV Golf Series suing for berths in the US PGA's FedEx Cup playoffs. Reigning Masters champion Scheffler spoke Tuesday at Memphis ahead of Thursday's start of the St.
Asian shares track Wall Street losses ahead of US inflation data (4)
A man wearing a protective mask walks past an electronic board displaying stock market data outside a brokerage in Tokyo on Feb. 25, 2022. (Reuters/Kim Kyung-Hoon) Sam Byford (Reuters) Tokyo ● Wed, August 10, 2022 Asian shares fell and the dollar steadied on Wednesday as investors waited for a key US report on inflation to provide hints to the Federal Reserve's plans for future monetary tightening.
Salt substitutes linked to lower risk of heart attack (4)
The mineral is a vital part of the human diet, but too much can raise blood pressure Eleanor Hayward , Health Correspondent Wednesday August 10 2022, 12.01am , The Times Low-sodium substitutes were found to lower blood pressure and rates of heart disease NEUSTOCKIMAGES/GETTY Eleanor Hayward , Health Correspondent Wednesday August 10 2022, 12.01am , The Times Switching table salt for healthier low-sodium alternatives can cut the risk