23: Serena Williams sets major record with win over Venus

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Serena Williams held up a Grand Slam winner's trophy for the 23rd time, celebrating her unrivalled place in history, and received a congratulatory letter and a pair of custom-made shoes from Michael Jordan, the name most synonymous with No. 23.

  • Written by JOHN PYE, AP Sports Writer

Nadal vs Federer: Dream final becomes reality in Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — As Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal won match after match at the Australian Open, making their unlikely way through opposite sides of the draw, tennis fans couldn't help but look ahead.

  • Written by JUSTIN BERGMAN, Associated Press