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Serena vs No. 1 Halep at Australian Open feels like a final

Jan. 19, 2019 2:43 PM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Australian Open matchup between former No. 1 Serena Williams and current No. 1 Simona Halep sure feels as if it could be the showdown of the tournament, a meeting to determine the champion. Alas, all the winner will earn Monday is a quarterfinal berth. And while Halep is the...

Ukrainian teen who plays Serena next saw this matchup coming

Jan. 18, 2019 1:48 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Serena Williams' next Australian Open opponent, 18-year-old Dayana Yastremska, feels as if she saw Saturday's matchup coming a decade ago. She tells the story of being at home in Ukraine at the age of 8 and watching on TV as Williams — whom she calls "a legend" —...