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Serena Williams tells off chair umpire: ‘I don’t cheat to win’

Serena Williams told off the chair umpire during her match against Naomi Osaka in the finals of the US Open on Saturday.Williams received a coaching violation during the second game of the second set after being given a...

Serena Williams fires back at chair umpire after receiving coaching violation

On Saturday as Serena Williams battled Naomi Osaka in the U.S. Open Women’s Final, she received a coaching violation over a thumbs up gesture from her coach.That didn’t go over necessarily well, as Williams took it personally that...

Watch: Serena Williams gets into it with chair umpire during US Open final

Serena Williams has never shied away from voicing her opinion, both on and off the court.Saturday’s U.S. Open final was no different, as she gave the chair umpire a piece of her mind during the match against Naomi...

Serena Williams furious after being assessed game and point penalties

Serena Williams was furious with chair umpire Carlos Ramos after being assessed a penalty point and, later, a game during the second set of her match against Naomi Osaka in the U.S. Open finals on Saturday.Williams smashed her...

Patrick Mouratoglou admits to coaching Serena during finals

Patrick Mouratoglou admitted to coaching Serena Williams during the finals of the US Open, but he says it’s no different from what any other coach does.Mouratoglou was interviewed by ESPN’s Pam Shriver after Williams lost the US Open...

Watch: Naomi Osaka cries, unable to answer question after winning US Open

Naomi Osaka was left in tears over the way her first grand slam title ended.Osaka, 20, beat Serena Williams 6-2, 6-4 in the finals of the US Open on Saturday, but the ending was marred by controversy. The...

Umpire Carlos Ramos has history of being stickler for violations

Chair umpire Carlos Ramos during the match between Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka on Sept. 8, 2018. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports Serena Williams may be right: a male player might get away with some things that...

Report contradicts Serena Williams’ sexism claim

According to a report released by the The New York Times, women tennis players are not penalized more than men. The opposite is actually true, according to the numbers. The report appears to refute the issue brought to...

Fans attack Naomi Osaka’s Instagram page after controversial win

One of the unfortunate side effects of Saturday’s controversial U.S. Open women’s final is 20-year-old Naomi Osaka’s first Grand Slam title being somewhat overshadowed by the events involving Serena Williams and chair umpire Carlos Ramos.Williams was the crowd...

Report: Tennis umpires considering boycott of Serena Williams matches

Tennis umpires are considering a boycott of Serena Williams matches out of fear for their jobs, according to a report.The Times of London reported that tennis umpires are feeling unsupported following the fallout from Saturday’s final between Williams...

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