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Australian Open 2019: Serena Williams staved off Simona Halep

The 2019 Australian Open is a Grand Slam tennis tournament which is taking place at Melbourne Park from 14 to 27 January 2019. It is the 107th edition of the Australian Open  and the 51st in the Open Era and it will be the first Grand Slam of the year. The Australian Open tournament will consist of events for professional players in singles, doubles and mixed doubles. Junior and wheelchair players will compete in singles and doubles tournaments. On Monday, Serena William staved off a spectacular fightback from world number one Simona Halep to win 6-1…

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Serena Williams controversy: Governing committee backs US Open umpire

Governing committee of the US Open 2018 backed the Umpire Ramos involved in Serena William’s controversy by saying that the decision taken against Serena were in accordance to the relevant rules. As per the governing body, “Ramos undertook his duties as an official according to the relevant rule book and acted at all times with professionalism and integrity”. The 24 times grand slam winner Serena Williams was fined with $10,000 for verbally abusing the umpire, $4000 for being warned of the coaching and $3000 for breaking her racket in the…

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