Serena Williams

Born in Michigan on September 26, 1981, Serena Williams is a Professional American tennis player. She started playing tennis at the age of three. William is a baseline player and turns the game in her favor by immediately taking the advantage of her shots. In 1999, she won her first professional singles title by defeating Amelie Mauresmo in Open Gaz De France. https://twitter.com/serenawilliams

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Australian Open: Dimitrov upsets Thiem, Serena proceeds to quarter-finals

14 Feb 2021

Australian Open: Dimitrov upsets Thiem, Serena proceeds to quarter-finals

World number 21 Grigor Dimitrov stunned last year's finalist Dominic Thiem to book a spot in his fourth Australian Open quarter-final.

Serena Williams registers 90th Australian Open victory

12 Feb 2021

Serena Williams registers 90th Australian Open victory

Veteran tennis legend Serena Williams reached the fourth round of the Australian Open 2021 event.

Australian Open 2021: Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams progress

10 Feb 2021

Australian Open 2021: Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams progress

Men's world number one Novak Djokovic advanced to the third round of the Australian Open 2021 in Melbourne.

Australian Open 2021: Federer, Serena among entries for Slam event

24 Dec 2020

Australian Open 2021: Federer, Serena among entries for Slam event

Tennis legends Roger Federer and Serena Williams were among the entries announced Thursday for the coronavirus-disrupted Australian Open.

Sania Mirza turns 34: A look at her memorable feats

15 Nov 2020

Sania Mirza turns 34: A look at her memorable feats

Indian tennis legend Sania Mirza turned 34 on Sunday.

French Open: A look at stunning feats of Rafael Nadal

12 Oct 2020

French Open: A look at stunning feats of Rafael Nadal

Legend Rafael Nadal trounced Novak Djokovic in the 2020 French Open final at Roland Garros on Sunday.

Injury forces Serena Williams to withdraw from French Open

30 Sep 2020

Injury forces Serena Williams to withdraw from French Open

Three-time French Open champion Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Grand Slam event at Roland Garros because of an Achilles injury.

2020 French Open: Records that can be scripted

27 Sep 2020

2020 French Open: Records that can be scripted

The 2020 edition of the French Open has begun today.

2020 French Open: Key details about the draw

25 Sep 2020

2020 French Open: Key details about the draw

The draw of the 2020 French Open is out and Andy Murray is all set to take on Stan Wawrinka in the first round.

US Open 2020: A look at interesting stats

14 Sep 2020

US Open 2020: A look at interesting stats

Austria's Dominic Thiem scripted history at the Arthur Ashe Stadium after winning his maiden US Open title.

Italian Open: Nadal renews Djokovic rivalry, Serena and Osaka absent

13 Sep 2020

Italian Open: Nadal renews Djokovic rivalry, Serena and Osaka absent

Rafael Nadal is set to be in action after a six-month break chasing a tenth Italian Open title in Rome.

Naomi Osaka wins her second US Open title: Records broken

13 Sep 2020

Naomi Osaka wins her second US Open title: Records broken

Number four seed Naomi Osaka won her second US Open title with an extraordinary victory against Victoria Azarenka in the final.

US Open: Osaka reaches final, Azarenka ends Williams' journey

11 Sep 2020

US Open: Osaka reaches final, Azarenka ends Williams' journey

Day 11 of the 2020 US Open saw two high-voltage women's semi-finals in prime time at the Arthur Ashe Stadium.

Stormzy's 'Superheroes' video teaches Black 'kings and queens' about pride

10 Sep 2020

Stormzy's 'Superheroes' video teaches Black 'kings and queens' about pride

"Don't die on me!" appeals grime rapper Stormzy in his latest video Superheroes.

US Open 2020: Serena to face Azarenka in last four

10 Sep 2020

US Open 2020: Serena to face Azarenka in last four

Serena Williams kept her hopes alive of a record-equaling 24th career Grand Slam honor after reaching the semi-finals of the US Open 2020.

US Open, Day 8: Serena Williams, Dominic Thiem reach quarter-finals

08 Sep 2020

US Open, Day 8: Serena Williams, Dominic Thiem reach quarter-finals

Serena Williams continued her quest for a record 24th Grand Slam title by beating Greece's Maria Sakkari in the Round of 16 match.

US Open, Day 6: Thiem outclasses Cilic, Serena routs Stephens

06 Sep 2020

US Open, Day 6: Thiem outclasses Cilic, Serena routs Stephens

Day 6 of the 2020 US Open saw Dominic Thiem defeating the 2014 champion Marin Cilic.

US Open, Day 4 roundup: Serena marches on, Murray ousted

04 Sep 2020

US Open, Day 4 roundup: Serena marches on, Murray ousted

Day 4 of the US Open 2020 saw India's Sumit Nagal get ousted as Dominic Thiem sealed a comfortable victory, whereas, Andy Murray got ousted.

US Open, Day 2 roundup: Murray impresses, win for Serena

02 Sep 2020

US Open, Day 2 roundup: Murray impresses, win for Serena

Andy Murray, who is playing his first Grand Slam in 18 months due to injury, fought back valiantly after being two sets down against Japan's Yoshihito Nishioka.

Sumit Nagal scripts history at US Open, wins first round

02 Sep 2020

Sumit Nagal scripts history at US Open, wins first round

Sumit Nagal became the first Indian to win a round at a Grand Slam event since 2013, when he outclassed American Bradley Klahn in the 2020 US Open first round.

US Open: Serena Williams chases an elusive 24th Grand Slam

30 Aug 2020

US Open: Serena Williams chases an elusive 24th Grand Slam

Serena Williams will be hoping to win an elusive 24th career singles Grand Slam honor at the US Open 2020.

US Open 2020 draw: All that you need to know

28 Aug 2020

US Open 2020 draw: All that you need to know

The US Open 2020 starts from Monday, August 31 and despite several star players being absent, fans are still excited about the Grand Slam event.

US Open 2020: Everything you need to know

21 Aug 2020

US Open 2020: Everything you need to know

The Grand Slam season is all set to make a comeback with the impending US Open edition.

Kentucky event, Round 2: Williams sisters set for a face-off

12 Aug 2020

Kentucky event, Round 2: Williams sisters set for a face-off

World number nine Serena Williams returned to professional tennis on Tuesday, following a long hiatus of six months.

Serena Williams set to headline the Kentucky event

10 Aug 2020

Serena Williams set to headline the Kentucky event

Serena Williams is all set to make her return to tennis at the inaugural Top Seed Open WTA event in Kentucky, Lexington next week.

Rafael Nadal to skip US Open amid COVID-19 pandemic

05 Aug 2020

Rafael Nadal to skip US Open amid COVID-19 pandemic

World number two Rafael Nadal, on Tuesday, confirmed that he will not participate in the upcoming US Open amid COVID-19 pandemic.

Nike's viral advertisement amazes with its marvelous editing, powerful message

31 Jul 2020

Nike's viral advertisement amazes with its marvelous editing, powerful message

If The Academy's video collage on hope has moved you, Nike's recent viral advertisement on sportsmanship courage will give you goosebumps.

Serena Williams set to make a return in August

17 Jul 2020

Serena Williams set to make a return in August

Serena Williams is all set to make her return to tennis at a WTA tournament in Kentucky next month.

Rafael Nadal unlikely to defend US Open title: Details here

08 Jul 2020

Rafael Nadal unlikely to defend US Open title: Details here

19-time Grand Slam winner Rafael Nadal is highly unlikely to defend his US Open title when the rescheduled tournament begins on August 31.

Petra Kvitova hopes to participate at the US Open

18 Jun 2020

Petra Kvitova hopes to participate at the US Open

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova is yet to make a call on participating in the US Open 2020.

Darren Sammy alleges racist abuse in IPL

07 Jun 2020

Darren Sammy alleges racist abuse in IPL

Former West Indies captain Darren Sammy alleged that he has been a victim of racial abuse in the Indian Premier League.

Michael Jordan pledges $100 million towards racial equality

06 Jun 2020

Michael Jordan pledges $100 million towards racial equality

NBA legend Michael Jordan announced a donation of $100 million towards groups who have been fighting for racial equality and social justice.

Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian quits board, wants a black replacement

06 Jun 2020

Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian quits board, wants a black replacement

Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian has quit from the board of the company he started 15 years ago and wants his position to be filled by a black candidate. Making the major announcement on Friday, he said the decision was long overdue.

Racism exists in cricket as well: Chris Gayle

02 Jun 2020

Racism exists in cricket as well: Chris Gayle

West Indian opener Chris Gayle voiced his opinion on the 'racism' row as protests continue to escalate in United States, following George Floyd's death.

Roger Federer tops Forbes' highest-paid athletes list: Details here

30 May 2020

Roger Federer tops Forbes' highest-paid athletes list: Details here

Swiss tennis ace Roger Federer is the highest-paid athlete in the world, according to Forbes.

Naomi Osaka becomes world's highest-paid female athlete: Details here

23 May 2020

Naomi Osaka becomes world's highest-paid female athlete: Details here

Japanese tennis sensation Naomi Osaka has surpassed the legendary Serena Williams as the world's highest-paid female athlete.

#CoronavirusPandemic: Serena eager to return to court after lockdown break

13 May 2020

#CoronavirusPandemic: Serena eager to return to court after lockdown break

Veteran tennis ace Serena Williams has claimed she wants to return to court after the lockdown break caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus outbreak: Serena Williams says she is under stress

22 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Serena Williams says she is under stress

Women's tennis superstar Serena Williams says she is under stress in this period of self-isolation caused by the coronavirus pandemic, which has brought the world to a standstill.

Australian Open: Coco Gauff stuns defending champion Naomi Osaka

24 Jan 2020

Australian Open: Coco Gauff stuns defending champion Naomi Osaka

The shock factor of the Australian Open continued on Friday as women's defending champion Naomi Osaka of Japan was handed a defeat.

Serena Williams' performances in Grand Slams after victory in 2017

24 Jan 2020

Serena Williams' performances in Grand Slams after victory in 2017

Serena Williams was handed a major blow in the ongoing Australian Open 2020.