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US Open: Serena Williams fights to keep the Grand Slam bid alive

Sep6: Serena Williams flirted with grand slam danger once again but kept her calendar-year Grand Slam bid on track by beating a battling, 101st-ranked Bethanie Mattek-Sands 3-6 7-5 6-0 at the U.S. Open on Friday.

Williams, who lost nine sets, including seven first-set losses, in her charge to the Australian, French and Wimbledon titles, was tested at Flushing Meadows by her fellow American, but roared back to victory to reach the fourth round.

Im not trying to live on the edge, the 33-year-old Williams said in an on-court interview. Im playing players that come out really strong. I just think Bethanie played really well.

Badminton: Manu-Sumeeth win Lagos International title

Abuja : The senior national badminton champions Mannu Attri and Sumeeth Reddy won the men's doubles title at Lagos International Badminton here on Sun...

AIFF declares Sunil Chhetri player of the year

Mumbai : All India Football Federation (AIFF) named men's football team captain Sunil Chhetri as the 'AIFF Player of the Year' during an executive com...

Mourinho opens up on Martial's exit plan

Capetown : Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has said that the club striker Anthony Martial "cannot have all the things he wants in life".Martia...

Kazakh figure skater stabbed to death

Almaty : Kazakhstani figure skater Denis Ten, who was the first-ever to win a bronze medal at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, was stabbed to death by ...