Serena Williams expecting first baby
The Smeal Statement (press release) (blog)
Pointing out that Court, fellow Australian great Evonne Goolagong Cawley and Belgian Kim Clijsters had returned from child birth to win grand slam titles, Williams' fans insist she can too. If she is to give birth later this summer, then she will ...
Mumbai Diary: Sunday Dossier
In September 1976, Australian Evonne Goolagong Cawley competed in the US Open final (which she lost to Chris Evert) and discovered around the same time that she was pregnant. Surely, she must have thought about Margaret Court, who was pregnant ...
Serena Williams May Be Pregnant, But Her Career's Not Over By A Long Shot
Two players from Australia (Court and Evonne Goolagong Cawley) and one from Belgium (Kim Clijsters) returned after pregnancy to add to their Grand Slam trophy cabinets. Court won the Australian Open, French Open and U.S. Open after giving birth to her ...
Johanna Konta can be world No1 in Serena's absence, says Andy ...
Andy Murray has backed Johanna Konta to continue her rise up the WTA rankings, maybe to the top, while Serena Williams takes the rest of the year off to have ...
Margaret Court: 'I don't know if Serena Williams can win another Grand Slam'
Margaret Court is one of the examples that show you can win after having become a mather. In 1973 after giving birth to her first son Daniel, the former Australian player won three Grand Slam titles living one of her best seasons ever. And so now that ...
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Motherhood no obstacle for Serena Williams, says Australian tennis great Margaret Court
The Sydney Morning Herald
The only other mothers to win slam tennis titles in the Open era are Court's compatriot Evonne Goolagong and Belgian Kim Clijsters, who were both in their mid-20s. "I don't know (if Serena can win another) ... it will depend whether she still feels ...
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A look back at 10 of Maria Sharapova's greatest moments on court
Winning the French Open in 2012: Sharapova beat Sara Errani to win her first French Open in 2012, becoming just the sixth woman in the Open era to complete a career Grand Slam after Margaret Court, Chris Evert, Martina Navratilova, Graf and Williams. 8.
Time will tell if Serena Williams will return to tennis after becoming a mother, says Margaret Court
Court won three of her record 24 majors after the birth of her son Daniel in 1972. Williams, who was pregnant to fiance and US businessman Alexis Ohanian when she won January's Australian Open, has won 23 grand slam singles titles. Court, Evonne ...
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