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Serena Williams of the United States meets fans after defeating Varvara Lepchenko of the United States after their women's singles third round match on Day Six of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 30, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Serena Williams Runs US Open Winning Streak To 17

Bidding for a third consecutive U.S. Open title, Serena Williams moved into the fourth round by beating 52nd-ranked Varvara Lepchenko 6-3, 6-3 Saturday.

08/30/2014

The Women's Singles U.S. Open trophy is seen during the draw ceremony prior to the start of the 2014 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 21, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens in New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images for USTA)

6 Players With Most U.S. Open Singles Championships In Open Era

In the Open Era, there have been a number of tennis players to win two or more U.S. Open Singles Championships. Here’s the 6 tennis players who have won the most Singles Championship titles in the Open Era:

08/24/2014

Serena Williams of the United States shakes hands with Andrea Petkovic of Germany during Day 5 of the Bank of the West Classic at the Taube Family Tennis Stadiumon August 2, 2014 in Stanford, California.  (Photo by Noah Graham/Getty Images)

Serena Williams Tops Petkovic In Stanford Semis

Serena Williams has put to rest any lingering concerns about her scary departure from Wimbledon with a strong showing in her hard-court opener. Williams reached her fourth final of the season by taking the last eight games to beat Andrea Petkovic 7-5, 6-0 on Saturday in the Bank of the West Classic.

08/02/2014

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Serena Williams Reaches Semi At Bank Of The West Classic; Venus Falls

Williams roared back after falling behind in the third set to beat Ana Ivanovic 2-6, 6-3, 7-5 on Friday night to reach the semifinals of the Bank of the West Classic.

08/02/2014

Serena Williams of the United States stands dejected during her Ladies' Singles third round match against Alize Cornet of France on day six of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club at Wimbledon on June 28, 2014 in London, England.  (Photo by Steve Bardens/Getty Images)

Latest Slam Loss For Williams At Wimbledon

Unable to get back on track once she no longer had control of the match, five-time Wimbledon champion Serena Williams lost to 25th-seeded Alize Cornet of France 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 on Saturday in the third round, the latest in a recent series of surprising Grand Slam defeats.

06/28/2014

Serena Williams with Trophy

Williams Beats Azarenka For 5th US Open, 17th Slam

The No. 1-seeded Williams overcame No. 2 Azarenka 7-5, 6-7 (6), 6-1 on Sunday for a 5th championship at Flushing Meadows and 2nd in a row.

09/08/2013

Olympics Day 7 - Tennis

Daily Madden: Serena Or The Field No Longer An Option

Defending champion and top seed Serena Williams was knocked out of Wimbledon Monday in a stunning upset by Sabine Lisicki. “Everyone was on (the Serena) bandwagon, including me,” John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew.

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Arantxa Sanchez Vicario, runner up Maria Sharapova of Russia, Serena Williams of United States of America holding the Coupe Suzanne Lenglen and Francesco Ricci Bitti pose after the Women's Singles Final match during day fourteen of French Open at Roland Garros on June 8, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Williams Beats Sharapova In French Final

Serena Williams went on defense, relentlessly chasing down one shot after another to defeat familiar foil Maria Sharapova. With a 6-4, 6-4 victory, the No. 1-ranked Williams won her first French Open championship since 2002.

06/08/2013

Serena Williams

Serena Williams Wins Bank Of The West Classic At Stanford

Serena Williams overcame a shaky start and two service breaks to beat lucky loser Coco Vandeweghe.

07/15/2012

Coco Vandeweghe returns a shot to Yanina Wickmayer of Belgium during the semifinals of the Bank of the West Classic at Stanford University Taube Family Tennis Stadium on July 14, 2012 in Stanford, California. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Coco Vandeweghe Reaches Stanford Bank Of The West Final

Lucky loser Coco Vandeweghe reached her first WTA Tour final with a 6-2, 3-6, 6-2 victory against Belgium’s Yanina Wickmayer on Saturday at the Bank of the West Classic.

07/14/2012

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