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Muguruza Stands Between Venus, Record as Oldest Grand Slam Winner

Muguruza Stands Between Venus, Record as Oldest Grand Slam Winner

Muguruza would also become just the second Spanish player to win the women's singles title at Wimbledon, 23 years after the first ( Conchita Martinez , 1994 - Muguruza's Wimbledon mentor). "I'm definitely in the position I want to be in", she said . Muguruza is playing her third major final since Wimbledon 2015. Venus has beaten Muguruza in three of their four meetings to date but will be wary of the world number 15 after the 23-year-old knocked her out of the Italian Open in May.


New Zealand win toss, elect to field against India

New Zealand win toss, elect to field against India

Runs come in a trickle as India seeks to lay a base. New Zealand have experience: two of their players completed 100 ODIs in this tournament. Weather permitting, of course. That tally proved nowhere large enough, though, as Australia chased down their target for the loss of just two wickets - skipper Meg Lanning (76no) and Ellyse Perry (60no) sharing an unbroken third-wicket stand of 124 after solid opening contributions from Nicole Bolton (36) and Beth Mooney (45).


Latest peace talks on Syria end without major breakthrough

Latest peace talks on Syria end without major breakthrough

Arriving here in Geneva earlier this week, Xie held meetings with the UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura, both the Syrian government and opposition delegations as well as senior diplomats from other regional and worldwide powers.



Wimbledon 2017: Ageless Venus Williams targets sixth Wimbledon title

She said: "I think my mind is more equipped this time because the more experience you get, the more you know how to deal with these situations, because they're very special". "I'm definitely in the position I want to be in". "I always stare at the wall where there are all the names of the previous winners". "I'm sure she's going to give me hopefully some things that will make a difference for me in the match".


H&M announces designer collaboration with Erdem

H&M announces designer collaboration with Erdem

Known for choosing the hottest designers to partner with for the exclusive lines, it's only right that H&M continues their winning streak by teaming up with one of Britain's hottest labels. ERDEM x H&M launches on 2nd November 2017, so be prepared to sharpen your elbows, because this one may go even faster than the previous collaborations, which sold out in hours in case you were wondering.