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Colin Kaepernick: Serena Williams Says Nike Advert is ‘Powerful Statement’

Loading... Serena Williams has praised Nike’s new Colin Kaepernick advertising campaign, calling it a “powerful statement”. Loading... Critics have burned Nike trainers and clothing in protest at the decision to use Kaepernick in the campaign. Kaepernick was the first NFL player to kneel during…

5th September 2018

Serena Williams Banned From Wearing Catsuit At French Open

Loading... Loading... Tennis champ, Serena Williams has been banned from wearing her “Blank Panther” inspired catsuit at the French Open in future. The 23-time Grand Slam champion turned heads when she made her return to Grand Slam tennis this year wearing the eye-catching outfit…

25th August 2018

Serena Williams Tops Forbes List of Highest Earning Female Athletes

Loading... Loading... Forbes, on Tuesday, announced Serena Williams as the highest paid female athlete for a third consecutive year in 2018. Williams, who returned to competition in March after giving birth last September, earned $62,000 in winnings over the past year but received $18.1…

23rd August 2018

Serena Williams Pulls Out of Rogers Cup For Personal Reasons

Loading... Loading... Serena Williams has withdrawn from next week’s Rogers Cup in Canada for personal reasons. The American 23-time Grand Slam singles champion was beaten 6-1 6-0 by Briton Johanna Konta at the most recent Silicon Valley Classic event – the worst defeat of…

5th August 2018

Serena Williams Returns To World’s Top 30 After Reaching Wimbledon Final

Loading... Loading... Tennis Champ, Serena Williams has returned to the world’s top 30 in the WTA rankings after finishing as Wimbledon runner-up on Saturday. In the ranking list released on Monday evening, the 36-year-old American and mother of one climbed 153 places to 28th…

17th July 2018

Angelique Kerber Beats Serena Williams To Win Wimbledon Final

Loading... Angelique Kerber beat seven-time champion Serena Williams to win her first Wimbledon title and spoil the American’s dream comeback as a mum. The German 11th seed, 30, beat the 23-time Grand Slam champion 6-3 6-3 to add this title to her 2016 Australian…

14th July 2018

Wembledon 2018: Serena Williams To Face Angelique Kerber in Women’s Final

Loading... Serena Williams will face Germany’s Angelique Kerber for an eighth Wimbledon singles title after both won their semi-finals in straight sets. The American former world number one overpowered Germany’s Julia Gorges 6-2 6-4, while Kerber beat Latvia’s Jelena Ostapenko 6-3 6-3. Saturday’s final…

12th July 2018

Serena Williams Into Wimbledon Semi-Finals With Win Over Camila Giorgi

Loading... Serena Williams survived a scare to reach the Wimbledon semi-finals with a comeback victory over hard-hitting Italian Camila Giorgi. The 23-time Grand Slam champion dropped her first set of the championships but came through 3-6 6-3 6-4. Giorgi, the world number 52, produced…

11th July 2018