Serena Williams

To make sure we remember the legacy of the 'Queen of Tennis," we put together a photo album of Serena Williams' 25 years at the US Open.  The post Her GOATness!: A Serena Williams Photo Album From 25 Years At The U.S. Open appeared first on NewsOne.

Williams has won a record 23 Grand Slam titles and is considered by many the greatest tennis player of all time.

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Serena Williams is making sure students stay safe at school amid the coronavirus pandemic. The tennis star has partnered with Bella and Canvas, the National School Board Association and Scholastic to help provide over four million face masks to 115-thousand underserved schools across the U.S. The program will also provide educational materials to the schools. […]

Will Smith’s Production Company Sued Over Film About Serena & Venus Williams’ Dad.  Smith is slated to play Richard Williams in the upcoming biopic, “King Richard,” but a new lawsuit filed Tuesday claims the tennis coach had already sold his life rights to another production company. TW3 Entertainment and Power Move Multi Media claims the […]

Will Smith is always working on something and he was spotted working a new project. Smith will be playing Richard Williams the father of tennis legends Venus and Serena Williams. The movie will be based off the fact that Richard Williams trained his daughter how to play tennis after watching a women’s tennis match on […]

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American Serena Williams will try for her seventh career U.S. Open title in the women’s final on Saturday. The 37-year-old made quick work of fifth-seeded Elina Svitolina of the Ukraine 6-3, 6-1 in Thursday’s semifinals. Williams will play either Switzerland’s Belinda Bencic or Canada’s Bianca Andreescu, who are meeting in the other women’s semi. Already […]

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Six-time U.S. Open champion Serena Williams is safely through to the second round in New York. The eighth-seeded American easily dispatched former champion Maria Sharapova 6-1, 6-1 in Monday’s first round at Flushing Meadows in just under an hour. It was the first time the two rivals have ever played at the U.S. Open. And […]

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A familiar name is back in the women’s final at Wimbledon, Serena Williams is set to face No. 7-seeded Simona Halep on Saturday. Williams advanced to her 11th final at the All England Club after beating Barbora Strycova in straight sets in just under an hour. She is looking to capture her 24th Grand Slam […]

Today on International Women’s day she penned a piece for Fortune.com to express her thoughts on work life balance and how the pro-tennis ranking system is biased against working moms. She said she took a huge hit when she went out on maternity leave. She dropped from #1 to #453-ouch! She said working her way […]

“She’s all in”… Tennis star Serena Williams is supporting Nike’s decision to use former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick in its new ad campaign.  Williams made the semi-finals of the U.S. Open on Tuesday, and told reporters that Kaepernick has done a lot for the African-American community, and it’s cost him a lot.  She said for someone controversial […]