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Serena Williams of the United States looks on after defeating Vitalia Diatchenko of Russia in their Women's Singles First Round match on Day 1 of the 2015 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 31, 2015 in New York City. (credit: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Williams Heads Into U.S. Open’s 2nd Round

Even before Serena Williams set foot in the stadium on Monday, her path through the U.S. Open to a true Grand Slam became easier thanks to losses by other top women.

09/01/2015

CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 30: Kevin White of the West Virginia Mountaineers holds up a jersey after being chosen #7 overall by the Chicago Bears during the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University on April 30, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: August 24th-August 28th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

08/28/2015

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Serena’s Possible Path To True Grand Slam

Shortly after the draw for the U.S. Open took place, Serena Williams offered her analysis. “It’s not anything simple or easy to go through,” Williams said.

08/28/2015

2014 US Open - Day 4

Serena Shrugs Off U.S. Open Jitters

If Serena Williams wins the U.S. Open, which starts on August 31, it will be her fifth straight major title and the first calendar Grand Slam by a woman since 1988.

08/27/2015

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Coaches & Student-Athletes Making Adjustments In The Texas Heat

It is back to work for North Texas high school football this week.
And on this day, one of the hottest of the year, coaches are taking extra steps to protect their players in conditions that can be dangerous.

CBSDFW.COM–08/10/2015

Mardy Fish returns a shot to Julien Benneteau of France during the Citi Open at the William H.G. FitzGerald Tennis Center on July 31, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

U.S. Open Will Be Fish’s Last Tournament

Mardy Fish said that the U.S. Open will be the last tennis tournament of his career. The 33-year-old American has played just one competitive match since August 2013.

07/22/2015

Serena Williams of the United States and Novak Djokovic of Serbia pose on stage at the Champions Dinner at the Guild Hall on day thirteen of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 12, 2015 in London, England. (credit: Thomas Lovelock - AELTC Pool/Getty Images)

Djokovic & Williams Clearly The Best In Tennis

It’s more obvious than ever that Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams have really distanced themselves from the rest of the elite in tennis.

07/13/2015

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Josh Groban To Sing At US Open Opening Night Ceremony

Multi-platinum selling Josh Groban will sing during the opening night ceremony at the U.S. Open tennis tournament.

07/09/2015

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Floodwater Remains At Dallas Parks & Golf Courses

The record rains may have gone but floodwater still remains, especially along the Trinity River in Dallas County.

CBS 11–06/11/2015

Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland is congratulated by Novak Djokovic of Serbia after victory in their Men's Singles Final on day fifteen of the 2015 French Open at Roland Garros on June 7, 2015 in Paris, France. (credit: Dan Istitene/Getty Images)

Wawrinka Upsets Djokovic In French Open Final

This time, it would be Stan Wawrinka standing between the No. 1-seeded Novak Djokovic and the title at Roland Garros that the Serb needs for a career Grand Slam.

06/08/2015

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Best Tennis Courts In DFW

Tennis, also called the sport of kings, has plenty of players in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex. With both public and private courts within our borders, there is no shortage of places to win a match.

05/29/2015

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Best DFW Places For Women’s Athletic Wear

With spring here and summer just around the corner, ladies, it’s time to clean out our closets, come out of from our winter hibernation and start working out again.

04/07/2015

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