Don't rush Sloane Stephens
MELBOURNE, Australia — Serena Williams' dominating run at the majors is over. American teenager Sloane Stephens is headed to the semifinals of the Australian Open.
Last night, the torch of American women's tennis was passed from one generation to the next, from a mentor to her protégé. Or something like that. There are multiple issues with the narrative that sprung up in the hours both leading up to and following
Sloane Stephens, new star of tennis world, has Boston ties. By Matt Pepin. | Globe Staff. January 23, 2013. Article · Comments (1) · Subscribe. Sloane Stephens was all smiles after defeating Serena Williams on Wednesday. Barbara Walton/EPA. Sloane
American teenage sensation Sloane Stephens fought back in her semifinal match against defending champion Victoria Azarenka, and was one game away from evening the second set at five games apiece. But just before
Victoria Azarenka of Belarus walks off the court to take a medical time out during her semifinal match against Sloane Stephens of the US at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013. (AP Photo/Dita