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Serena Williams, left, hugs her sister Venus Williams after winning the quarterfinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament on Tuesday in New York. (Julio Cortez/AP)

Serena Williams beats Venus at US Open to extend Slam bid

NEW YORK — For stretches of the 27th edition of Williams vs.…

 

Serena Williams of the United States celebrates as she defeats Maria Sharapova of Russia in their women's singles semifinal match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Thursday July 9, 2015. Williams won 6-2, 6-4.  (Alastair Grant/AP Photo)

Williams routs Sharapova, faces Muguruza in Wimbledon final

LONDON — Her game in high gear, history in the offing, Serena…

 

Serena Williams of the United States makes a return to Venus Williams of the United States,  during their singles match against at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Monday July 6, 2015. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

No Slam talk: Serena shuts it down after beating Venus

WIMBLEDON, England — Time had stopped, more accurately gone backward. The Williams…