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#Serena Williams

From The42 Serena Williams confirmed for eighth Australian Open title tilt Return

Serena Williams confirmed for eighth Australian Open title tilt

The 23-time Grand Slam winner won on her last appearance in Melbourne in 2017.

From The42 Serena Williams row wouldn't happen at Wimbledon, insists chairman Sw19

Serena Williams row wouldn't happen at Wimbledon, insists chairman

Phillip Brook believes US Open finalist Serena Williams was under pressure in New York, while umpire Carlos Ramos was doing his job.

From The42 Serena says women could not get away with 'even half of what a guy can do' A Thief And A Liar

Serena says women could not get away with 'even half of what a guy can do'

The fallout continues from the controversial US Open final but WIlliams is trying to move on.

From The42 Mistakes were made in Serena's US Open row - Federer Claim

Mistakes were made in Serena's US Open row - Federer

The saga continues to rumble on and the Swiss star has had his say.

From The42 Male tennis players punished more than women - report Study

Male tennis players punished more than women - report

Men were fined 344 times compared to 140 for “audible obscenity” and 287 to 67 for unsportsmanlike conduct.

From The42 Tiger's twilight, farewell Captain Cook and all the week's best sportswriting Alastair Cook

Tiger's twilight, farewell Captain Cook and all the week's best sportswriting

Stick on the kettle and settle into some of our favourite sports articles from this week.

'It's time we let Serena Williams just be Serena Williams, imperfect and complex as she may be'

Why are we so quick to vilify certain athletes over others?

From The42 Serena Williams' sexism claims 'a bit far-fetched,' says US Open mixed doubles champion Response

Serena Williams' sexism claims 'a bit far-fetched,' says US Open mixed doubles champion

US Open mixed doubles champion Jamie Murray believes the umpire Carlos Ramos

From The42 Serena umpire breaks his silence, says 'à la carte arbitration does not exist' Carlos Ramos

Serena umpire breaks his silence, says 'à la carte arbitration does not exist'

Carlos Ramos tells Portuguese media that he is “fine, given the circumstances”.

From The42 'Ramos could have used his discretion to de-escalate the situation. Instead, he chose to escalate it' Arbitrary Injustice

'Ramos could have used his discretion to de-escalate the situation. Instead, he chose to escalate it'

Eoin Butler believes Serena Williams was well within her rights to take issue with Carlos Ramos’ umpiring.

From The42 Serena acted with 'grace and class' in US Open final - NBA star Steph Curry Support

Serena acted with 'grace and class' in US Open final - NBA star Steph Curry

NBA star Stephen Curry is backing Serena Williams following a dispute with an umpire in the US Open final.

From TheJournal.ie Australian newspaper defends 'racist' Serena Williams cartoon Doubling Down

Australian newspaper defends 'racist' Serena Williams cartoon

The cartoon was swiftly and widely condemned following its publication yesterday.

'The world has gone too PC': News Corp Australasia defends Serena cartoon

‘Poor behaviour in any sport needs to be called out.’

Kathy Griffin and J.K. Rowling were among those furious at a racist depiction of Serena Williams in a cartoon

Australian cartoonist shared the image on Twitter this morning.

From The42 Umpire acted with 'professionalism and integrity' during Serena row - ITF Statement

Umpire acted with 'professionalism and integrity' during Serena row - ITF

The ITF has backed umpire Carlos Ramos after Saturday’s controversial US Open final.

From The42 WTA chief backs Serena as row grows over US Open 'sexism' Support

WTA chief backs Serena as row grows over US Open 'sexism'

The American superstar claimed that chair umpire Carlos Ramos meted out penalties for infractions that male players could have gotten away with.

From The42 Serena Williams fined $17,000 for outburst during controversial US Open final defeat US Open

Serena Williams fined $17,000 for outburst during controversial US Open final defeat

The American star was fined for coaching, racquet abuse and for verbal abuse.

From The42 'I'm going to continue to fight for women,' vows Serena after US Open final controversy US Open This post contains videos

'I'm going to continue to fight for women,' vows Serena after US Open final controversy

Williams accuses umpire Carlos Ramos of sexism after she was penalised in her defeat to Naomi Osaka.

From The42 'Last year I was literally fighting for my life' - Serena Williams secures US Open final berth Tennis

'Last year I was literally fighting for my life' - Serena Williams secures US Open final berth

The 36-year-old held back tears as she celebrated her semi-final victory.

From The42 Nike's controversial Kaepernick advert set to air during tonight's NFL season opener Watch This post contains videos

Nike's controversial Kaepernick advert set to air during tonight's NFL season opener

US president Donald Trump has strongly criticised the company’s decision to back the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback.

From The42 Serena Williams and LeBron James show their support for Nike's controversial Colin Kaepernick ad campaign Backing

Serena Williams and LeBron James show their support for Nike's controversial Colin Kaepernick ad campaign

“It’s their choice,” she said. “I think that’s one great thing God gave us, is the freedom of choice.”

From The42 Sister Act 30: Serena drops just three games in quick win against Venus US Open

Sister Act 30: Serena drops just three games in quick win against Venus

Serena to face Kaia Kanepi in US Open last 16 after straight-sets win on Friday night.

Serena Williams has been playing tennis in a tutu after she was told she shouldn't wear a catsuit

The president of the French Open said he will ban Serena’s catsuit next year.

From The42 Serena and Venus to clash for 30th time as Cornet shrugs off US Open sexism storm Rematch

Serena and Venus to clash for 30th time as Cornet shrugs off US Open sexism storm

It will be the sixth clash between the sisters since the 1998 Australian Open.

Serena Williams explained that she won't celebrate her daughter's birthday for religious reasons

Last year, Serena told Vogue that she’s a Jehovah’s Witness.

From The42 Serena attitude defused dress code row says French Open director Controversy

Serena attitude defused dress code row says French Open director

The “Black Panther” catsuit American star Williams wore at the French Open in May was described as “going too far”.

From TheJournal.ie French Open bans Serena's 'Black Panther' catsuit Tennis

French Open bans Serena's 'Black Panther' catsuit

The player said the suit helped her to prevent blood clots.

From The42 French Open to ban Serena Williams' 'Black Panther' catsuit Controversy

French Open to ban Serena Williams' 'Black Panther' catsuit

The 36-year-old American star stunned Paris this year in her body-hugging outfit.

How Serena Williams is helping end the absolute scam that is women's razors

“The shaving industry is dominated by male brands which have traditionally overcharged and underserved women.”

Fans are applauding Serena Williams for opening up about her postpartum struggles

Andy Roddick also shared his support.

From The42 'I felt like I was not a good mom' - Serena Williams shares challenge of postpartum emotions Opening Up

'I felt like I was not a good mom' - Serena Williams shares challenge of postpartum emotions

Talking to friends and family is a good solution to mental health issues experienced after giving birth, she says.

From The42 Serena Williams handed worst defeat of her career by Konta in San Jose All-time Low

Serena Williams handed worst defeat of her career by Konta in San Jose

Konta crushed Williams 6-1, 6-0 in just 51 minutes.

From The42 Serena Williams claims 'discrimination' is to blame for frequent drug tests Break Point

Serena Williams claims 'discrimination' is to blame for frequent drug tests

“Out of all the players, it’s been proven I’m the one getting tested the most,” the 36-year-old said.

From The42 'Neither of us knew if she would be coming back': Serena's husband pays emotional tribute Proud

'Neither of us knew if she would be coming back': Serena's husband pays emotional tribute

The 36-year-old was unable to complete a fairytale comeback yesterday, but Alexis Ohanian has spoken of his pride.

Serena Williams sent a powerful messages to mothers after her Wimbledon loss

“I was playing for you today”.

From The42 Kerber stuns Serena's history bid in Wimbledon final as German records first ever title Wimbledon

Kerber stuns Serena's history bid in Wimbledon final as German records first ever title

Angelique Kerber became the first German woman to win Wimbledon in 22 years after defeating Serena Williams.

From The42 'It's crazy': Serena shocked to reach Wimbledon final 10 months after giving birth True Champion

'It's crazy': Serena shocked to reach Wimbledon final 10 months after giving birth

Victory on Sunday would give the 36-year-old her eighth Wimbledon singles title.

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