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#Serena Williams

From The42 Serena Williams withdraws from French Open ahead of Sharapova showdown French Open

Serena Williams withdraws from French Open ahead of Sharapova showdown

The 23-time grand slam singles champion will remain in Paris to undergo further treatment.

From The42 Sharapova sets up potential Serena clash, Nadal downs childhood friend Wrap

Sharapova sets up potential Serena clash, Nadal downs childhood friend

The five-time Grand Slam champion hadn’t played on Roland Garros’ showpiece arena since a quarter-final exit in 2015.

Serena Williams opened up about her struggles with being body positive when she was younger

At one point in 2004 she set herself a goal of being a size 4.

From The42 Serena Williams says French Open catsuit makes her feel like a 'warrior princess' and a 'superhero' Feeling Good

Serena Williams says French Open catsuit makes her feel like a 'warrior princess' and a 'superhero'

The former world number one also says the suit helps combat some of the health issues she has experienced since giving birth.

From The42 Roger Federer suggests Serena Williams could be the greatest tennis player of all-time Goat

Roger Federer suggests Serena Williams could be the greatest tennis player of all-time

“She became one of the greatest, if not the greatest tennis player of all time.”

Meghan Markle's friend Serena Williams revealed that her dad pulled out of her wedding too

No matter how famous you are, family stress affects us all.

From The42 Serena's comeback not going to plan as ex-world number one crashes out at first round of Miami Open Still Rusty

Serena's comeback not going to plan as ex-world number one crashes out at first round of Miami Open

20-year-old Naomi Osaka defeated the 23-time major winner by straight sets — the first time Williams has lost her first match at an American hard court championship for 21 years

From The42 Serena falls to Venus in battle of the Williams sisters at Indian Wells Comeback

Serena falls to Venus in battle of the Williams sisters at Indian Wells

Playing her first competitive tournament since the 2017 Australian Open, Serena lost to Venus Williams in straight sets on Monday.

Serena Williams' new Nike ad is incredibly empowering

I’m proving time and time again there’s no wrong way to be a woman.

From The42 Serena Williams dreading showdown with Venus Comeback Trail

Serena Williams dreading showdown with Venus

‘I have to play a seed sooner than later… I wish it was anybody else in the draw.’

Serena Williams is furious that 'doctors aren't listening' to black female patients

The tennis player has been trying to raise awareness after her difficult birth.

From The42 'Every day is a challenge' but Serena Williams marks pro return after 15-month layoff with a win She's Back

'Every day is a challenge' but Serena Williams marks pro return after 15-month layoff with a win

The American shook off the rust to beat Zarina Diyas.

From The42 'My comeback couldn't have come on a better day ' - Serena returns after 14-month break Back Once Again

'My comeback couldn't have come on a better day ' - Serena returns after 14-month break

After giving birth to her daughter last year, the 23-time grand slam winner is delighted to make her return on International Women’s Day.

From The42 'I almost died after giving birth to my daughter' Scare

'I almost died after giving birth to my daughter'

Serena Williams has opened up about a recent life-threatening experience.

From The42 Serena Williams demands apology from Tennys Sandgren following social media activity Alt-Wrong

Serena Williams demands apology from Tennys Sandgren following social media activity

A range of social-media posts dug up during Tennys Sandgren’s Australian Open run has put the American star in the heart of controversy.

Serena Williams' baby just made the cover of Vogue at the ripe old age of 4 months

At this rate of going, she’ll be president by 19.

From The42 'I'm not where I want to be' - Serena Williams withdraws from the Australian Open Out!

'I'm not where I want to be' - Serena Williams withdraws from the Australian Open

The defending champion says she was ‘super close’ to making it.

From The42 Open thread: What are you most looking forward to in the 2018 sporting year? Calendar

Open thread: What are you most looking forward to in the 2018 sporting year?

There’s so much on the horizon including a Winter Olympics, a World Cup and a Ryder Cup.

From The42 Serena Williams suffers defeat in first match since birth of baby girl Comeback

Serena Williams suffers defeat in first match since birth of baby girl

The American competed in her first tennis game since giving birth four months ago.

From The42 Serena Williams will step up Grand Slam record chase with comeback set for Friday Comeback Queen

Serena Williams will step up Grand Slam record chase with comeback set for Friday

The 23-time Grand Slam champion will face French Open champ Jelena Ostapenko on Friday in an Abu Dhabi exhibition that was previously for men only.

From The42 Serena Williams 'very likely' to make her return at the Australian Open She's Back

Serena Williams 'very likely' to make her return at the Australian Open

Organisers of the Australian Open expect Serena Williams to return from her first pregnancy to defend her title in Melbourne.

From The42 Serena Williams set to make her return at the Australian Open, says tournament organiser Comeback Kid

Serena Williams set to make her return at the Australian Open, says tournament organiser

The 23-time Grand Slam winner gave birth to her first child last month.

Serena Williams penned a lovely open letter to her mam about motherhood

The tennis player also addressed comments made towards her that referred to her as a man.

From The42 Serena Williams may rethink comeback after childbirth, says tennis legend Billie Jean King Decisions

Serena Williams may rethink comeback after childbirth, says tennis legend Billie Jean King

Billie Jean King believes Serena Williams could reconsider a return to playing following the birth of her baby daughter.

From TheJournal.ie Serena Williams gives birth to baby girl Little Champ

Serena Williams gives birth to baby girl

“Well, I hope she doesn’t play tennis,” was the response of one tennis competitor.

An entire floor of a Palm Beach hospital has been cleared as Serena Williams goes into labour

The athlete is said to have checked into hospital on Wednesday.

From The42 Serena Williams wants to defend Australian Open title 3 months after giving birth Ambition

Serena Williams wants to defend Australian Open title 3 months after giving birth

Another grand slam title would move the US star level with Margaret Court’s record.

From The42 Serena loves Murray for 'casual sexism' riposte Support

Serena loves Murray for 'casual sexism' riposte

“He has spoken up for women’s rights and issues especially in tennis forever,” the US star added.

From The42 Tennis gives women equal pay but still treats them as second class citizens Apples And Oranges

Tennis gives women equal pay but still treats them as second class citizens

Tommy Martin on a week that apples and oranges were being compared by those who should know better.

From The42 McEnroe regrets Serena 'Number 700 on men's tour' remark Controversy

McEnroe regrets Serena 'Number 700 on men's tour' remark

Three days after his comments to National Public Radio were aired, the saga appeared to finally end.

From The42 John McEnroe says he 'doesn't want to upset' Serena Williams, but refuses to apologise for comments Fault

John McEnroe says he 'doesn't want to upset' Serena Williams, but refuses to apologise for comments

McEnroe appeared on ‘CBS This Morning’ and defended his remarks about Williams.

From The42 Serena Williams hits back at John McEnroe: 'Respect me and my privacy as I'm trying to have a baby' Hits Back

Serena Williams hits back at John McEnroe: 'Respect me and my privacy as I'm trying to have a baby'

McEnroe had suggested the 23 Grand Slam title winner would struggle to break the top 700 on the men’s tour.

John McEnroe says Serena Williams would rank 700th in the world on the men's tour

The American said he still believed she was the best female player ever.

From The42 Serena pressed 'wrong button' to reveal pregnancy Computer Says Yes

Serena pressed 'wrong button' to reveal pregnancy

She quickly deleted the Snap.