Grand Slam

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 07:  Serena Williams of the United States looks on against Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark during their women's singles final match on Day fourteen of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 7, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Serena Williams Wins 3rd US Open In Row, 18th Slam

Serena Williams ended a difficult-for-her Grand Slam season in the best way possible, winning her third consecutive U.S. Open title by beating Caroline Wozniacki 6-3, 6-3 on Sunday.

09/07/2014

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 05: Serena Williams of the United States celebrates after defeating Ekaterina Makarova of Russia during their women's singles semifinal match on Day Twelve of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 5, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images for USTA)

Pals Williams, Wozniacki Play For US Open Trophy

Back in May, in the aftermath of early losses for both at the French Open, good friends Serena Williams and Caroline Wozniacki — who also was about a week removed from the end of her engagement to golf’s Rory McIlroy — flew from Paris to Miami and hung out.

09/06/2014

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 06: Kei Nishikori of Japan returns a shot against Novak Djokovic of Serbia during their men's singles semifinal match on Day Thirteen of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 6, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images for USTA)

Federer, Djokovic Both Lose In US Open Semifinals

Instead of Novak Djokovic vs. Roger Federer for the U.S. Open title, first-time Grand Slam finalists Kei Nishikori and Marin Cilic will vie for the championship after a pair of semifinal surprises Saturday.

09/06/2014

Taylor Townsend of the United States of America plays a backhand during the Girls' Singles final match against Belinda Bencic of Switzerland on day twelve of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 6, 2013 in London, England. (Source: Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Townsend Gets Wild Card Into French Open

Taylor Townsend has earned a wild card into the main draw of the French Open after winning a U.S. Tennis Association qualifying tournament.

05/04/2014

Li Na 
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Li Na Advances With Walkover At Sony Open

No. 2-seeded Li Na reached the third round of the Sony Open when Alisa Kleybanova withdrew Friday because of a viral illness.

03/21/2014

Rafael Nadal of Spain (R) holds the trophy as he celebrates his win over Novak Djokovic of Serbia (L) during their 2013 US Open men's singles final match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 9, 2013 in New York. AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDA (Photo by: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Nadal Tops Djokovic For 13th Major Title

Rafael Nadal won the US Open Monday night in New York.

09/09/2013

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Haas Upsets Djokovic At Sony

Moments before the match, Tommy Haas sat in his changeover chair jiggling his legs, eager to face the world’s No. 1-ranked player and old enough to know such chances don’t often come along.

CBS4–03/27/2013

Sloane Stephens

19-Year-Old Local Tennis Pro Knocks Off Serena At Aussie Open

Sloane Stephens, 19, pulled off an upset for the ages at the 2013 Australian Open Wednesday when she beat the third-ranked female tennis player in the world, Serena Williams.

CBS Miami–01/23/2013

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Stanton Has His “Natural” Moment With Marlins

If you’ve ever attended a Marlins batting practice session, you already knew. But Monday night, the rest of the nation got a glimpse of the kind of bombs Giancarlo Stanton is known for in South Florida.

CBS4–05/22/2012

MIAMI, FL - MAY 21: Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins hits a grand slam during a game against the Colorado Rockies at Marlins Park on May 21, 2012 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Stanton’s Slam Lifts Marlins Over Rockies, 7-4

Giancarlo Stanton hit a grand slam off Jamie Moyer in a five-run fourth inning, Mark Buehrle was dominant after a shaky first and the Miami Marlins stayed hot by beating the Colorado Rockies 7-4 on Monday night.

CBS4–05/21/2012

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