US Open Championship in New York
Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska reacts as she falls behind Venus Williams of the U.S.A, seventh seed, in the second set of fourth round action at the U.S. Open tennis championship at the U.S. National Tennis Center on September 1, 2008 in Flushing Meadows, New York. Williams won 6-1, 6-3. (UPI Photo/Monika Graff)
World No. 1 Serena Williams, with a personal record winning streak intact, heads to the French Open as a huge favorite.
World No. 1 Serena Williams increases her lead this week in the women's world tennis rankings and Sara Errani sets a personal best by moving to fifth.
World No. 1 Serena Williams swept to a second-round win Tuesday at the Italian Open tennis tournament in Rome.
Sara Errani matches her career-high ranking with a move to sixth and Caroline Wozniacki also is up a spot in Monday's update of the women's tennis rankings.
Laura Robson posted a second-round upset of world No. 4 Agnieszka Radwanska in Monday's play at the Mutua Madrid Open.
Defending champ Serena Williams and Agnieszka Radwanska each advanced but Li Na fell Sunday in first-round action at the Madrid Open.
Maria Sharapova collected her 29th WTA title with a win in Germany that allowed her to keep close to No. 1 Serena Williams in the women's tennis rankings.
Serena Williams remains ranked No. 1 in women's tennis but a strong field at this week's WTA tournament in Germany looks to shake up the Top 10.
Roberta Vinci last week improved to 8-1 in WTA tournament finals and reached a career milestone in the process.
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