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#Serena Williams

From The42 Serena Williams applauds 'courage' of Maria Sharapova Reaction

Serena Williams applauds 'courage' of Maria Sharapova

The US star also played down fears the doping bombshell would damage tennis.

From The42 Messi, Bolt and Djokovic among nominees for world's best male athlete Awards Season

Messi, Bolt and Djokovic among nominees for world's best male athlete

Serena Williams and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce are in the running for the Laureus sportswoman award.

From The42 Angelique Kerber stuns Serena Williams to win first grand slam title at Australian Open Grand Slammed

Angelique Kerber stuns Serena Williams to win first grand slam title at Australian Open

The German played the match of her life in a thrilling final.

From The42 Sensational Serena surprised to reach Australian Open final Ace

Sensational Serena surprised to reach Australian Open final

A knee injury restricted Australian Open finalist and world number one Serena Williams to just over a set of tennis prior to Melbourne.

From The42 Umpires and line judges in more danger than Federer or Williams at quarter-final stage Firing Line

Umpires and line judges in more danger than Federer or Williams at quarter-final stage

Officials and do duck and dodge, but two of the game’s greats cruised in to the final four.

From The42 Serena Williams plays shot AROUND the net in Australian Open win Long Way Round This post contains videos

Serena Williams plays shot AROUND the net in Australian Open win

“I don’t know if I have done that [before],” said Williams.

From The42 'I only have myself to blame' - Wozniacki furious after shock first-round exit Great Pain

'I only have myself to blame' - Wozniacki furious after shock first-round exit

Federer, Djokovic, Sharapova and Serena Williams coast through to second round in straight sets.

From TheJournal.ie Backlash after newspaper asks if a horse is a better sportsperson than Serena Williams American Pharoah
From The42 Some silly lad tried to steal Serena Williams' mobile phone & he was inevitably humiliated Game Set Match

Some silly lad tried to steal Serena Williams' mobile phone & he was inevitably humiliated

The relentless tennis champion never gives an inch.

From The42 Serena Williams' conqueror had booked a flight home for the day of the final No Confidence

Serena Williams' conqueror had booked a flight home for the day of the final

The victory was a shock to everyone, including the player herself.

From The42 One of sport's great upsets? Unseeded Italian ends Serena's calendar slam hopes Upset
From The42 Beats' newest ad is all about Serena Williams - and it's pretty slick Slammin' Beats This post contains videos
From The42 Serena Williams' greatness, wrestling's most violent man and all the week’s best sportswriting Essential Reads

Serena Williams' greatness, wrestling's most violent man and all the week’s best sportswriting

Also, why Jermain Defoe and his job advert have silly season sewn up.

From The42 56-year-old McEnroe reckons he could still beat the world's best female player Cannot Be Serious

56-year-old McEnroe reckons he could still beat the world's best female player

“Serena’s got a lot to lose by losing to an old fart like myself.”

From The42 Djokovic dances to Serena's tune at champions' dinner Night Fever

Djokovic dances to Serena's tune at champions' dinner

The Serb wanted a sophisticated dance, but was forced to compromise.

From TheJournal.ie JK Rowling hit a Twitter user with an uber-painful burn after he suggested Serena Williams is "built like a man" Ouch
From The42 The greatest female athlete of all time? Serena wins sixth Wimbledon, 21st Grand Slam title Serena Slam

The greatest female athlete of all time? Serena wins sixth Wimbledon, 21st Grand Slam title

The American powered her way past Garbine Muguruza.

From The42 Sharapova was accused of 'gamesmanship' by her opponent at Wimbledon today Claim

Sharapova was accused of 'gamesmanship' by her opponent at Wimbledon today

The star will meet world number one Serena Williams in the semi-finals of the competition

From The42 We'll Leave It There So: Olympic hopes still alive, Rugby World Cup boost and all today's sport Friday

We'll Leave It There So: Olympic hopes still alive, Rugby World Cup boost and all today's sport

We’ll also have news from Wimbledon and all your GAA team updates.

From The42 Serena Williams prevails after being given an almighty shock by Britain's Heather Watson Thriller

Serena Williams prevails after being given an almighty shock by Britain's Heather Watson

The Guernsey native would have become the first British woman to beat the world number one since Sue Barker in 1979.

From The42 Wimbledon set for heat breaks - but only for women Respite

Wimbledon set for heat breaks - but only for women

The ruling will allow for a 10-minute stoppage between the second and third sets of matches.

From The42 Venus romps to 42-minute 'double bagel' demolition ALACRITY

Venus romps to 42-minute 'double bagel' demolition

Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams also reached the Wimbledon second round.

From The42 Flu-ridden Serena Williams secures 20th Grand Slam win Winning

Flu-ridden Serena Williams secures 20th Grand Slam win

See the moment Serena wrapped up victory.

From The42 Serena Williams wins her sixth Australian Open after straight-sets victory over Maria Sharapova Relentless

Serena Williams wins her sixth Australian Open after straight-sets victory over Maria Sharapova

The 33 year-old’s 19th Grand Slam moves her above Martina Navratilova and Chris Evert on the honours list.

From The42 A rain delay at the Aussie Open meant 30 people got the cloths out and mopped up Saturday Chores

A rain delay at the Aussie Open meant 30 people got the cloths out and mopped up

They do things a little differently at the Rod Laver Arena.

From The42 Serena Williams orders a cup of coffee after losing opening set 0-6. It works. Hit Me With Your Best Shot This post contains videos

Serena Williams orders a cup of coffee after losing opening set 0-6. It works.

“I don’t know if it’s allowed. Is it allowed?”

From The42 Caroline Wozniacki broke all the rules, and still ran the New York Marathon in 3:27 Tennis

Caroline Wozniacki broke all the rules, and still ran the New York Marathon in 3:27

Tennis star met by a delighted Serena Williams after running her first marathon in New York.

From The42 Williams demolishes Halep to win Finals title Winning

Williams demolishes Halep to win Finals title

The World number one barely broke sweat.

From The42 A tribute to Serena and the sad ballad of Ken Caminiti; it's the week's best sportswriting Well Read

A tribute to Serena and the sad ballad of Ken Caminiti; it's the week's best sportswriting

Also, there’s a compelling case made against Ched Evans playing professional football again.

From The42 'Williams brothers' slur earns Russian tennis chief fine and suspension Fine

'Williams brothers' slur earns Russian tennis chief fine and suspension

Shamil Tarpischev has been fined $25,000.

From The42 Serena powers to sixth US Open title 18 Grand Slams

Serena powers to sixth US Open title

Williams was too strong for Caroline Wozniacki in the final at Flushing Meadows.

From The42 'Heartbroken' Serena Williams explains Wimbledon retirement NET LOSS

'Heartbroken' Serena Williams explains Wimbledon retirement

The SW19 favourite was in tears as she left the court today.

From The42 Rough hour for the Williams sisters: Serena and Venus both crash out of the French Open French Open

Rough hour for the Williams sisters: Serena and Venus both crash out of the French Open

Serena, the defending champ at Roland Garros, was shocked by world number 35 Garbine Muguruza.

From The42 How does Conal Keaney's training day compare to Yaya Toure, Dan Carter and Dwayne Wade? Amateurs And Pros

How does Conal Keaney's training day compare to Yaya Toure, Dan Carter and Dwayne Wade?

How do amateur GAA players match up to worldwide professional superstars?

From The42 Sharapova and Williams cold war ends but Russian insists she won't wear a catsuit Thawing Out

Sharapova and Williams cold war ends but Russian insists she won't wear a catsuit

The American made the first step towards smoothing out the pair’s fractious relationship.

From The42 Deary me, Moyesie! It's the sporting tweets of the week Twittersphere This post contains images

Deary me, Moyesie! It's the sporting tweets of the week

Also featuring Richie Sadlier, David Kilcoyne and Serena Williams.

From The42 Williams crashes out as Djokovic stretches streak Injury

Williams crashes out as Djokovic stretches streak

The American has been struggling with injury.

From The42 Djokovic off to winning start under Boris Becker Australian Open

Djokovic off to winning start under Boris Becker

Venus Williams and Petra Kvitova were the major casualties on day one in Melbourne.