One day after snatching her first win in a year at the Canadian Open in Toronto, Serena Williams dropped a bombshell: She’s retiring. The tennis icon made the announcement in a personal essay for VOGUE Magazine, published on the website today (August 9). She admits that she hates the term “retirement,” writing, “The best word […]
The tennis world has a new superfan, Alexis Olyhmpia Ohanian. Serena and sister Venus squared off at an exhibition match in Abu Dhabi. Baby Girl Alexis couldn’t decide which family member to support, so the one year old applauded both mom Serena Williams and aunt Venus Williams, while wearing her stylish Burberry dress. Williams also […]
Tennis great Serena Williams always makes a fashion statment when she hits the tennis court. Williams donned an all-black catsuit reminiscent of a “Wakanda Warrior” for her return to the Grand Slam stage, defeating the Czech Republic’s Kristyna Pliskova in straight sets. The form-fitting choice was a shout out to “all the moms out there […]
History is in the making, it’s the first time since 1981, the U.S. Open women’s semifinals will be an all-American extravaganza. Venus Williams takes on Sloane Stephens tonight at 7pm on ESPN, while Coco Vandeweghe goes up against Madison Keys. Venus after edging two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova Must Read: Cleveland Police Union Refuses To […]
The family of Jerome Barson are suing Venus Williams, claiming she is liable for his death after a car crash in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida on June 9. A judge in Palm Beach County, Florida, granted her request to stop the Barson’s family from examining the two cars involved in the fatal crash. Williams feared […]
A commentator described Williams' tactics as a 'gorilla effect.' ESPN pulled him from the broadcast booth.
In an open letter, Williams used her platform to send a resounding message on resiliency centering around her experience as a Black female athlete.
In what many are calling a shocker, Venus and Serena Williams – already three-time Olympic doubles gold medalists – experienced their first Olympic loss together on Sunday to Czech Republic pair Lucie Safarova and Barbora Strycova, NBC Olympics reports. But the 6-3 6-4 loss – following the sisters’ gold wins as a pair in the 2000 […]