Serena Williams

Why do they make that trophy so heavy at Indian Wells? What if the winner got injured? Crazy. Also, I could not resist a little poke at the trouble GQ got into this week with Roger’s wonderful magazine photo shoot when they advertised it as a photoset of the Greatest Tennis Player of All Time. Which made social media clap back that the picture should of been one of Serena. LOL Who is the GOAT in tennis for you?

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Watch: Serena Williams just masterfully defended herself against a manipulative reporter and gave us all a world class lesson in self love at the same time

There are 101 ways this exchange could’ve gone differently. However, Williams’ concise directive, “You should apologize,” did more than demand kindness. It demanded accountability for rudeness. Well done. This is truly the perfect lesson in “How to respond to respond rude people in 2017.”

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Serena Williams is one of greatest athletes of all time ― if not the greatest ― and she knows it.

Powerful interview with Serena Williams - she is not only one of the greatest athletes of all time, she is one of the greatest defenders of the black community!

This is her story. Many people can’t stand Serena’s success, but she is living illustration of real achievement black people can reach! 

And she won’t apologize for beIng black and confident!

#SerenaWilliams
#BackPride

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Venus and Serena Williams just made tennis history … again

  • Venus and Serena Williams are the oldest women to compete at the Australian Open for the Grand Slam final in the modern tennis era.
  • “This is probably the moment of our careers so far,” Serena Williams told reporters, according to CNN. “For me, I can definitely say for me.”
  • Venus Williams is 36, and Serena is 35, and together — over the course of two decades — they’ve changed the face of tennis by becoming two of the most prominent and dominant African-American athletes of all time. Read more

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Serena won her first Grand Slam at 17. She’s part of the only pair to win a Career Doubles Golden Slam.

She was the 5th woman to hold all four Grand Slam singles titles simultaneously.

She was the only player in history to win three Grand Slam singles titles by beating top two ranked players.

She has the most hardcourt grand slam singles titles. She’s the oldest player to hold all four Grand Slam singles titles.

She’s the first player ever to win 80+ matches at 3 of the 4 grand slam events. Has “Roger” done that?

Serena greatest athlete ever! Definitely no one close in tennis.