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French Open 2019: Serena Williams Loses To Sofia Kenin in Third Round

Serena Williams made 34 unforced errors in the defeat by Sofia Kenin Three-time champion Serena Williams was stunned in the French Open third round by unseeded American Sofia Kenin. Williams, 37, was seeded 10th but lost 6-2 7-5 to her 20-year-old compatriot, who was…

2nd June 2019
Serena Williams

French Open: Serena Williams Comes From Behind To Reach Second Round

Serena Williams has won the French Open singles title three times Serena Williams survived a scare as she fought back to beat Russian world number 83 Vitalia Diatchenko in the French Open first round. American Williams, who has been battling injury, showed rustiness in…

28th May 2019
New injury forces Serena Williams to withdraw from 2019 Italian Open

Injury Forces Serena Williams To Withdraw From 2019 Italian Open

Twenty-three time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Italian Open after suffering a knee injury.   The American, 37, was set to play sister Venus Williams in the second round but said she would be “concentrating on rehab” instead. “I look forward…

14th May 2019
Serena Williams and daughter step out wearing matching outfits

Serena Williams And Daughter Step Out Wearing Matching Outfits

Serena Williams and her daughter stepped out co-ordinating their outfits. The mother-daughter duo was clad in white and pink. They both had on white shirts and white sneakers, paired with pink flared skirts, pink scarves tied around their necks and Alexis Olympia Ohanian had…

9th April 2019

Will Smith ‘Casting As Richard Williams’ Sparks Colourism Debate

An upcoming biopic about the father of Serena and Venus Williams has faced criticism amid reports that Will Smith will play the lead role. Richard Williams, 77, coached his daughters to become two of the world’s greatest tennis players, despite having no previous experience…

7th March 2019

Will Smith To Play Venus And Serena Williams’ Dad in ‘King Richard’

American actor, Will Smith will play Richard Williams, the father of tennis stars Venus and Serena Williams, in the movie “King Richard.” But It’s yet unknown if the Williams sisters will be involved in the project. According to Variety, the film, based on a script by Zach Baylin, will center on…

5th March 2019

Serena Williams Returns To Top 10 in Tennis Rankings

American Tennis star, Serena Williams, 37, has returned to the top 10 in the tennis rankings for the first time since taking a break to have her first child. The mother of one who dropped as low as 491st upon her return in March 2018…

19th February 2019

Serena Williams Knocked Out of Australian Open By Karolina Pliskova

Serena Williams says she “did not choke” after missing four match points as Czech seventh seed Karolina Pliskova won the final six games to win a dramatic Australian Open quarter-final. The 37-year-old American, going for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title, led 5-1…

23rd January 2019

“Don’t Cry” Serena Williams Comforts Teenager After Third-Round Victory

Seven-time champion Serena Williams comforted opponent Dayana Yastremska after powering past the teenager into the Australian Open fourth round. Williams beat the 18-year-old Ukrainian 6-2 6-1 in one hour and seven minutes and did not drop a service game. “You’re gonna make it, don’t…

20th January 2019
Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian celebrate 1st wedding anniversary?

Serena Williams And Alexis Ohanian Celebrate 1st Wedding Anniversary

Tennis legend, Serena Williams and her husband Alexis Ohanian are celebrating their 1st wedding anniversary today, November 16, 2018. The  Reddit Co-founder shared this lovely photo of them on the dancefloor on their wedding day and wrote: ‘365 days later. And still dancing. Only now Jr joins in.…

18th November 2018