Serena shakes off rust, Bouchard woes continue at Rogers Cup

“It was also such a tough match-up against Venus – it’s always a pleasure to play her because you know you have to play well to beat her, so I’m happy with my performance today”.


Speaking to journalist Kerry Howley about her transition from professional tennis to fashion post-career, Williams makes it clear she doesn’t see herself sticking around tennis her whole life.

Williams turned early frustration into positive energy and dominated Pennetta from the second set on to win 2-6, 6-3, 6-0 at Aviva Centre. The World No. 1 dropped 18 of 27 points on serve and was broken in all four of her service games.

After a couple of years of slump, Serena Williams found her game again when he teamed up with coach and rumored boyfriend Patrick Mouratoglou as the world’s number one is looking to become the most dominant female tennis athlete of all time.

Williams says in the article, though, that she won’t let the haters bring her down.

Victoria Azarenka of Belarus hits a return to Elina Svitolina of Ukraine during tennis action at Rogers Cup in Toronto on Tuesday August 11, 2015. “The elbow is fine, but certainly not in flawless condition”. Serena is so dominant on the court and in the field of players that, even when she loses, she’s still no. 1. “So I think it was really good for me to have that match play”.

Carol Zhao of Richmond Hill, Ont., will face American Madison Brengle in the afternoon after that match was rained out Monday.

Sabine Lisicki secured her place in the second round of the Rogers Cup with a comprehensive victory over Venus Williams.

Serena Williams is ready to take the US Open 2015 by storm and her boyfriend Patrick Mouratoglou is there for her at every step of the way.

After winning her 36 Grand Slam title at Wimbledon this year, Serena surprised us a little as she appeared to concede to pressure from Twitter trolls.

Pliskova went down 3-6 7-6(5) 6-2 against Croatia’s Mirjana Lucic-Baroni while Suarez Navarro lost 6-3 6-7(2) 6-4 to Alize Cornet of France.


The weather forced a crowded schedule for Tuesday, which will feature Canada’s Eugenie Bouchard against Switzerland’s Belinda Bencic on center court to start the night session.

Lisicki bests Venus Williams at Rogers Cup