Serena Williams

Serena Williams (USA) in action during her match against Angelique Kerber (GER) on day 12 at All England Lawn and Croquet Club.
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Melony Roy
August 21, 2018 - 11:47 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Tennis champ Serena Williams has been added to the lineup of Pennsylvania Conference for Women . Williams joins human rights lawyer Amal Clooney and comedian Maysoon Zayid to headline the sold-out event. "We could not be more thrilled to have added Serena Williams to...
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August 07, 2018 - 11:37 am
(CNN) -- A week after suffering the heaviest defeat of her career, Serena Williams has admitted she is struggling with "postpartum emotions" and has felt in a "funk." In a post on her Instagram page, the 23-time grand slam champion revealed her struggles during a period that's seen her lose 6-1 6-0...
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Serena Williams of the United States is dejected after losing a point to Germany's Angelique Kerber during their women's singles final match at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Saturday July 14, 2018.
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July 25, 2018 - 11:12 am
By The Associated Press Serena Williams has complained on social media that it's "test Serena" time again as she once more hit out at the frequency with which she is selected for anti-doping tests. The 23-time Grand Slam champion took to Twitter on Tuesday night after she received another visit...
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July 12, 2018 - 2:49 pm
LONDON (AP) — Yes, this will be Serena Williams' 10th Wimbledon final. Yes, it's her 30th title match at any major. And, well, sure, she's widely regarded as not just the best of her era, but any era. Let others shrug at this latest accomplishment, as if all it signified were merely another chance...
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Serena Williams of the United States celebrates winning her women's singles quarterfinals match against Italy's Camila Giorgi, at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, in London, Tuesday July 10, 2018.
AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth
July 10, 2018 - 2:51 pm
LONDON (AP) — Serena Williams came up with a comeback to reach the semifinals at Wimbledon, then walked off Centre Court with her right index finger aloft. Yes, no matter what the rankings or seedings say, she still looks as if she's capable of playing like someone who's No. 1. Williams moved...
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US tennis player Serena Williams reacts, during a press conference ahead of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Sunday July 1, 2018.
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July 02, 2018 - 9:41 am
By Howard Fendrich, AP Tennis Writer LONDON (AP) — Serena Williams says it isn't fair that she has been drug-tested more than other American tennis players this year. "Just test everyone equally," the seven-time Wimbledon champion said Sunday at a pre-tournament news conference. She was asked about...
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June 27, 2018 - 3:45 pm
Serena Williams was seeded No. 25 for her return to Wimbledon after having a baby, a decision by the All England Club announced Wednesday that elevates the tournament's seven-time champion above her ranking of 183rd. While WTA rules allow women who miss time because of a pregnancy to enter events...
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Venus and Serena Williams
AP Photo/Michel Euler
June 04, 2018 - 11:14 am
By Howard Fendrich, AP Tennis Writer PARIS (AP) — Serena Williams called off her Grand Slam comeback because of a chest muscle injury on Monday, pulling out of the French Open shortly before she was supposed to play Maria Sharapova in the fourth round. "It's extremely disappointing," Williams said...
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French Open organizers say the Williams sister will compete in the doubles tournament at Roland Garros.
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May 24, 2018 - 2:27 pm
PARIS (AP) — Two-time champions Serena and Venus Williams will compete in doubles at the French Open. The American sisters were handed a wild-card entry on Thursday into the tournament they won together in 1999 and in 2010. They have not played doubles together at a major since they won Wimbledon...
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May 21, 2018 - 9:51 am
ROME (AP) — Several of Serena Williams' biggest rivals believe that the 23-time Grand Slam champion deserves more than just a guaranteed spot in the French Open draw. Williams, who is expected to play in her first major since returning from maternity leave, should also receive a top seed that...
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