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What we’re most looking forward to for the Super Bowl

There are many different things to look forward to on Super Bowl Sunday. We polled the WTOP Newsroom to find out just what they are.

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  • Serena Williams wins 6th Australian, 19th major title

    MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Serena Williams won her 19th Grand Slam title, continued her unbeaten run in six Australian Open finals and extended her decade-long domination of Maria Sharapova with a 6-3, 7-6 (5) victory…

  • Sports, entertainment stars converge for ESPN party

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Stars from the sports and entertainment world mingled Friday night at ESPN’s lavish pre-Super Bowl party, which featured an energetic performance from pop newcomer Charli XCX. Actors, television sports analysts and…

  • Australia beats South Korea 2-1 to win Asian Cup final

    SYDNEY (AP) — Australia won its first Asian Cup title by beating South Korea 2-1 after extra time Saturday in the final at Sydney’s Olympic Stadium. Substitute James Troisi tapped home the winner after Kim…

  • Serena Williams Grand Slam Finals Results

    Won 19, Lost 4 1999 U.S. Open — def. Martina Hingis, 6-3, 7-6 (4). 2001 U.S. Open — lost to Venus Williams, 6-2, 6-4. 2002 French Open — def. V.Williams, 7-5, 6-3. 2002 Wimbledon —…

  • Serena Williams’ Grand Slam W-L

    W- L Pct. Ch U.S. Open 79-9 .898 6 Australian Open 68-9 .883 6 Wimbledon 72-10 .878 5 French Open 47-11 .810 2 Total 266-39 .872 19

  • All-Time Women’s Grand Slam Titles

    Through 2015 Australian Open Aus Fre Wim U.S Total Margaret Smith Court 11 5 3 5 24 Steffi Graf 4 6 7 5 22 Serena Williams 6 2 5 6 19 Helen Wills Moody -…

  • Australian Open Women’s Finals Results

    2015 — Serena Williams def. Maria Sharapova, 6-3, 7-6 (5). 2014 — Li Na def. Dominika Cibulkova, 7-6 (3), 6-0. 2013 — Victoria Azarenka def. Li Na, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3. 2012 — Victoria Azarenka def.…

  • Australian Open Women’s Champions

    2015 — Serena Williams 2014 — Li Na 2013 — Victoria Azarenka 2012 — Victoria Azarenka 2011 — Kim Clijsters 2010 — Serena Williams 2009 — Serena Williams 2008 — Maria Sharapova 2007 — Serena…

  • Australian Open Women’s Boxscore

    Saturday At Melbourne Park Melbourne, Australia Championship Serena Williams (1) def. Maria Sharapova (2), 6-3, 7-6 (5). Williams Sharapova Aces 18 5 Double Faults 4 4 1st Serve Percentage 65 58 1st Serve Winning Pct.…

  • Australian Open Road

    Men Novak Djokovic (1) First Round — def. Aljaz Bedene, 6-3, 6-2, 6-4. Second Round — def. Andrey Kuznetsov, 6-0, 6-1, 6-4. Third Round — def. Fernando Verdasco (31), 7-6 (8), 6-3, 6-4. Fourth Round…

  • Australian Open Head-to-Heads

    Women’s Championship Saturday No. 1 Serena Williams vs. No. 2 Maria Sharapova Williams leads 17-2 2004 Miami, hard-outdoor, R16, Williams, 6-4, 6-3. 2004 Wimbledon, grass-outdoor, F, Sharapova, 6-1, 6-4. 2004 WTA Championships-Los Angeles, hard-indoor, F,…

  • Imagine Dragons’ bassist: Don’t make Seahawks the hero

    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Imagine Dragons bassist Ben McKee has a simple reason he wants the New England Patriots to win the Super Bowl — he doesn’t want to see the Seattle Seahawks made into…

  • Australian Open Results

    Saturday At Melbourne Park Melbourne, Australia Purse: $32.9 million (Grand Slam) Surface: Hard-Outdoor Singles Women Championship Serena Williams (1), United States, def. Maria Sharapova (2), Russia, 6-3, 7-6 (5). Junior Singles Boys Championship Roman Safiullin…

  • Serena Williams wins 1st set of Australian Open final

    MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Serena Williams, coughing frequently and still clearly affected by a recent cold, won the first set of her Australian Open final against Maria Sharapova 6-3 on Saturday. Rain began falling at…

  • Serena Williams wins 1st set of Australian Open final

    MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Serena Williams, coughing frequently and still clearly affected by a recent cold, won the first set of her Australian Open final against Maria Sharapova 6-3 on Saturday. Rain began falling at…