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11 October 2017, 12:25 | Pamela Mathis
'Serena will be back': Australian Open director backs Williams' return
Tournament director Craig Tiley said on Tuesday the reigning Australian Open champion was close to returning to the game after taking time out for the birth of her first daughter in September.
Speaking after an announcement on what fans could expect of the 2018 tournament, he said: "Serena, the competitor that she is, she wants to win more than the 23 grand slam titles that she has".
And Australian Open organisers confirmed she is still pushing to return to the WTA Tour in Melbourne Park.
Including her seven Australian Open titles, Williams has won a total of 23 Grand Slam singles titles, more than anyone else in the Open-era and one shy to tie the record held by Australian Margaret Court, who coincidentally, won three of her titles after returning from giving birth to a son in 1973.
Venus is in career-best form, achieving her highest ranking since January 2011 after she finished runner-up to Serena at both Wimbledon and the Australian Open.
If that's in Melbourne, she'll be competing for more money.
The men's and women's singles winners will each collect four million Australian dollars (£2.4m) in 2018, up from A$3.7m in 2017, while the entire prize money pool has increased by 10% to A$55m (£32.4m).
UR grad wins Nobel Prize in economics
A University of Rochester graduate and former faculty member is the latest recipient of the Nobel Prize for economics. The Nobel committee said Thalers work shows how human traits affect individual decisions as well as market outcomes.
First duck for Virat Kohli in Twenty20 Internationals
Behrendorff showed remarkable maturity to bounce back from those two boundaries to trap Rohit plumb in front with an inswinger. India will take on Australia in the second Twenty20 worldwide at ACA-Barsapara stadium in Guwahati today.
Clark: Boeing action on Bombardier 'unjustified'
Boeing petitioned the government in April after its smaller rival secured a deal for up to 125 of its CS100s with Delta in 2016. But whether or not Bombardier's jets will face import duties of 300 percent, Boeing may have lost a major sale in Canada.
Joel Embiid OK's five-year, $148M deal with Sixers
Aside from injuries, Parker has showed talent and potential to be worth similar to what Wiggins and Embiid will receiver. While comparing him to Tim Duncan , Brown said Embiid is the kind of player who can turn the fortunes of a franchise.
Apple unveils gender-neutral emoji coming to iPhone
Save for later feature is also being tested by the users as the giant has started pushing the new update for the testers. According to data from more than 100,000 devices running iOS , Apple's system updates do not cause phones to slow down.
Snapchat Now Lets You Book Uber, Find Restaurants
For launch, context cards will be available in the U.S., U.K., Canada, Australia, and New Zealand on both Android and iOS. Snapchat is partnering with several services including OpenTable and Lyft to launch something new called Context Cards.
Iceland, Serbia reach World Cup finals, Ireland upsets Wales
With Serbia winning 1-0 over Georgia to top Group D, the showdown in Cardiff was for the prize of a playoff berth in November. That means the Viking chant popularized by Iceland fans at Euro 2016 will be heard across Russian Federation next year.