Serena Williams

The racket that Serena Williams smashed during the 2018 U.S. Open is for sale, according to The New York Times. Williams became frustrated in the final, against eventual champion Naomi Osaka, and smashed her Wilson racket. She was issued a point violation as a result. That then led to a confrontation between Williams and the chair […]

NEW YORK (AP) — Talk about a quick recovery. Only three days after her shocking loss in the U.S. Open final, Serena Williams went from the court to the runway to present the latest collection of her fashion label, S by Serena. And she brought her baby daughter along for the ride: As she made […]

NEW YORK (AP) — Serena Williams was in pain — “acceptable” pain, her coach called it — after rolling her right ankle during the second set of a U.S. Open victory. That was the bad news. The good news for Williams as she pursues a seventh championship at Flushing Meadows and 24th Grand Slam singles […]

NEW YORK (AP) — Playing her first match at the U.S. Open since last year’s loss in a chaotic, controversial final, Serena Williams played nearly perfect tennis and beat Maria Sharapova 6-1, 6-1 in a contest devoid of drama Monday night. Williams stretched her winning streak to 19 matches against Sharapova and now leads their […]

Do you know the signs of financial abuse, the controlling behaviors present in 99 percent of all cases of domestic violence? As ambassador for the Allstate Foundation’s Purple Purse program, Serena Williams is speaking about another side of domestic abuse: Financial abuse. “It’s a weapon that keeps people trapped in abusive relationships,” Williams told USA TODAY.  “One in […]

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Nike is changing the way it handles contracts with elite female athletes that choose to become pregnant, according to Sports Illustrated.   In a letter from Nike EVP of Global Sports Marketing, John Slusher, to the company’s sponsored athletes last week, first tweeted by ESPN’s Emmanuel Acho, there was a clear change to the issue of pay for pregnant athletes. […]

ESSENCE unveils its upcoming September Global Fashion Issue cover featuring tennis great, entrepreneur and style icon Serena Williams in a way that fans have never seen her before! Williams is resplendent from beginning to end in the story, The Future of Serena Williams—from rocking face paint by artist Laolu on the cover, to dazzling fans in designers such […]

WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Slowed by a balky ankle, trailing by a service break in the third set of her Wimbledon quarterfinal, Serena Williams appeared to be in trouble Tuesday against an opponent playing the tournament of her life. Williams was down, yes. But out? No way. And now she is two victories from that […]

Serena Williams‘ body is sculpted by the finest craftsman in heaven and she is showing it off on the cover of Harper’s Bazaar in an unretouched photo that bares her bottom. https://twitter.com/harpersbazaarus/status/1148639249815789569 The dual cover portrays Serena as a golden goddess as her metallic gown blows in the wind. The champion tennis player penned an […]

Legendary tennis player Serena Williams said she is “honored” to be the second Black American woman tennis player to be featured on a Wheaties box. “In 2001, Wheaties paid homage to a true champion and an icon by putting her on the cover of a Wheaties Box,” she wrote on Instagram Tuesday morning. “Althea Gibson was the FIRST Black […]

The mom and wife recently made history as the first athlete to ever make Forbes‘ Richest Self-Made Women list.

Celebrity hairstylist Vernon Martin has partnered with Grammy-award winning singer/songwriter Erica Campbell, (Mary Mary), to create an exclusive line of wigs called, Erica by Erica Campbell, a VeMa Couture hair product. The wig line, offering 100% human hair in Brazilian, Indian, and Malaysian textures, (straight, wavy & curly), became available on Christmas Day, 2015, and is available at ericabyericacampbell.com. […]