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Serena Williams reaches Wimbledon final months after returning from maternity leave

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US tennis star Serena Williams has outplayed Julia Görges of Germany 6-2 6-4 to propel herself into the Wimbledon final just 10 months after giving birth to her daughter.
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Extraordinary Serena Williams provides false sense of Wimbledon normality

Extraordinary Serena Williams provides false sense of Wimbledon normality

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Serena Williams will feature in the Wimbledon final for the 10th time in her career, but her latest campaign is far from ordinary.
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Serena Williams reaches 10th Wimbledon final with 2-set win

Serena Williams reaches 10th Wimbledon final with 2-set win

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LONDON - Serena Williams has reached her 10th final at Wimbledon, 30th at all Grand Slam tournaments - and first since having a baby a little more than 10 months ago. Williams dominated much of her semifinal Thursday, beating 13th-seeded Julia Goerges of Germany 6-2, 6-4 at Centre Court to close in on what would be an eighth championship at the All England Club and 24th major trophy overall.
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The Latest: Williams through to 10th Wimbledon final

The Latest: Williams through to 10th Wimbledon final

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LONDON - The Latest from Wimbledon :
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Serena Williams Headed to 10th Career Wimbledon Final

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Serena Williams is one step closer to her eighth Wimbledon title.
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Serena Williams advances to her 10th Wimbledon final with victory over Julia Goerges

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Serena Williams is back in a familiar place. She has advanced to the Wimbledon women's singles final Thursday for the 10th time in her storied career. Williams, who took 18 months off during her pregnancy and the birth of her child, beat Germany's Julia Goerges 6-2, 6-4 at Centre Court. “It's crazy,...
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Wimbledon 2018 women's semifinal results: Serena Williams to play Angelique Kerber for title

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Williams is just one win away from tying Margaret Court with a record 24th Grand Slam
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Serena Williams makes Wimbledon final, 10 months after childbirth

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Williams is one win away from matching Margaret Court's record 24 Grand Slam singles titles and move one shy of Martina Navratilova's record nine Wimbledons.
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Wimbledon 2018: Serena Williams cruises into 10th final

Wimbledon 2018: Serena Williams cruises into 10th final

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Williams is one win away from equaling Margaret Court's Grand Slam record of 24 titles after cruising past Julia Goerges on Thursday.
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Serena rolls into Wimbledon final, joining Kerber

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Serena Williams cruised past Julia Goerges to reach the final at Wimbledon, where she will face Angelique Kerber in a rematch of the 2016 final.
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Serena Williams reaches Wimbledon final

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Serena Williams has advanced to the Wimbledon final after defeating Julia Goerges in Thursday's semifinal, 6-2, 6-4.
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Roger Federer's sheen of invincibility fades at Wimbledon as Rafael Nadal seizes chance to close Grand Slam gap

Roger Federer's sheen of invincibility fades at Wimbledon as Rafael Nadal seizes chance to close Grand Slam gap

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Roger Federer has a way of making things look inevitable. When he lifts a title, he usually does it so serenely and artistically that you cannot imagine any other outcome.
And Federer has been lifting a lot of Slam titles lately. Three in the last six, to be precise. So it felt like a significant disturbance of the space-time continuum when he lost to Kevin Anderson in the Wimbledon quarter-finals on Wednesday.
Messages started arriving from friends and family members who have barely noticed the first eight days of this tournament. A couple of people might even have taken their eye off the...
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Kerber tops Ostapenko, reaches Wimbledon final

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Two-time Grand Slam champion Angelique Kerber had no problems reaching her second Wimbledon final, beating Jelena Ostapenko in straight sets.
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Williams looks to extend Slam finals streak at Wimbledon

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LONDON - Serena Williams will attempt to reach a Grand Slam final for the 12th straight season as she faces Julia Goerges in the Wimbledon semifinals on Thursday. When Williams took a leave of absence to have her first child soon after claiming her 23rd Grand Slam at the 2017 Australian Open, it appeared her streak might be under threat. However, the 36-year-old American has quickly found a level of form that has carried her to within two wins of an eighth Wimbledon title.
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The Latest: Kerber takes opening set in Wimbledon semifinal

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LONDON - The Latest from Wimbledon :
1:45 p.m.
Angelique Kerber has won the opening set of her Wimbledon semifinal, 6-3, against Jelena Ostapenko.
Two-time Grand Slam champion Kerber remained solid amid an onslaught of winners and unforced errors from the more aggressive Ostapenko.
The 11th-seeded Kerber, who was the Wimbledon runner-up in 2016, twice broke 2017 French Open champion Ostapenko's serve.
-- 1:10 p.m.
Jelena Ostapenko has started her first Wimbledon semifinal.
The 2017 French Open champion hasn't lost a set en route to her last-four meeting with two-time Grand Slam winner...
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