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Australian Open: Sofia Kenin
People

Sofia Kenin’s Australian Open win is the ultimate example of self-belief

“I was fighting, I battled out there.”

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Hollie Richardson
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Roger Federer of Switzerland talks to chair umpire Marijana Veljovic during his Men’s Singles Quarterfinal match against Tennys Sandgren of the United States on day nine of the 2020 Australian Open
People

Why can’t Marijana Veljovic do her job without being objectified?

No, the tennis umpire didn’t “steal the limelight” at the Australian Open – and she deserves more than leering tabloid headlines.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Serena Williams manicure.
People

The real meaning behind Serena Williams’ on-court manicure

She was defeated by Qiang Wang in the third round.

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Hollie Richardson
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Elliot tennis banana.
People

Elliot Benchetrit still thinks he was right to ask that girl to peel his banana for him

The tennis player has responded to the online outrage – but is his excuse really good enough?

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Hollie Richardson
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Serena Williams isn’t here to field disrespectful Meghan Markle questions

The tennis player was asked to comment on Harry and Meghan’s plans – and her response was a grand slam.

Coco Gauff
People

Teen tennis queen Coco Gauff just won her first WTA title

We can’t wait to see where this amazing young woman goes next.

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Lauren Geall
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People

US Open: Serena Williams is defying her critics, and it’s so inspiring to watch

Her Highness just reached her 10th US Open final.

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Christobel Hastings
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Coco Gauff in her third round match against Naomi Osaka in 2019's US Open
People

Naomi Osaka’s response to defeating Coco Gauff was a testament to female friendship

“I think she just proved that she’s a true athlete.”

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Lauren Geall
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Serena Williams playing tennis at Wimbledon
Life

Serena Williams: A message for the “deluded” men who believe they could beat her at tennis

One in eight men believe they could defeat the sports legend.

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Hollie Richardson
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Johanna Konta was knocked out of Wimbledon 2019 by Barbora Strycova.
People

Johanna Konta hits back at “disrespectful and patronising” journalist after Wimbledon defeat

"I am a professional competitor who did her best today and that's all there is to that."

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Sarah Shaffi
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Wimbledon 2019: Coco Gauff knocked out
Life

Coco Gauff is out of Wimbledon, but she had some powerful parting words to share

She also counts Michelle Obama as a big fan.

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Hollie Richardson
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Serena Williams is busy with Wimbledon right now, so stop asking her about the royal christening

Next question, please.

Meghan Markle's Wimbledon 2019 blazer
Fashion

Meghan Markle’s preppy white blazer – as seen at Wimbledon – is on sale now

Is the Duchess of Sussex your Wimbledon fashion icon? Her blazer can be yours for £169…

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Kayleigh Dray
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Coco Gauff Wimbledon
Life

Coco Gauff’s Wimbledon: How her wins are smashing the patriarchy

She has won her second match of the tennis tournament.

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Hollie Richardson
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Serena Williams Wimbledon
Life

Wimbledon has finally ditched this sexist tradition, and it’s about time

Female players at Wimbledon will no longer be referred to as “Miss” or “Mrs” by umpires in a win for gender equality.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

Serena Williams and Andy Murray are about to make Wimbledon history together

It’s going to be a big one.

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Hollie Richardson
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Cori Gauff at Wimbledon
Life

Cori Gauff’s Wimbledon defeat against Venus Williams was ace, but we can’t fixate on their ages

The fixation on their age difference is dangerous.

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Hollie Richardson
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Where to watch Wimbledon
Life

Wimbledon 2019: 10 ace ways to watch the tennis in London

Optimise your Wimbledon viewing in the imminent heatwave.

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Hollie Richardson
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Serena Williams braiding her daughter’s hair is so much more than just “really cute”

Williams told the history of braiding and bonding.

People

All hail Serena Williams, the world's richest self-made female athlete

Serena Williams' net worth has secured her a plummy spot on Forbes’ Richest Self-Made Women list.

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Megan Murray
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