French Open 2021: 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams crashes out after losing to Elena Rybakina

Kazakhstan’s Elena Rybakina played some high quality tennis to end 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams journey at the French Open 2021. After dominating the first set, Rybanika broke Serena twice in the second to win the match 6-3, 7-5 in one hour and 17 minutes and qualify for the quarterfinals of a Grand Slam … Read more

Serena Williams pull out of Miami Open

Serena Williams has pulled out of this week’s Miami Open after having oral surgery. The 23-time Grand Slam singles champion was knocked out of the Australian Open semi-finals by Naomi Osaka in January. Read Also: Oyewusi Ibidapo-Obe: Nigerian academic mentor and researcher who made an impact “I am disappointed to withdraw,” said 39-year-old Williams, who … Read more

Photos: Serena Williams shows off her curves in a tight-knit outfit

Serena Williams is getting a fashion boost from good pal Kelly Rowland.  The 39-year-old tennis vet showed off her incredible curves in a tight-knit dress on Tuesday, revealing the designer to be none other than the Destiny’s Child singer.  Read Also: Tributes As Lagos Govt Celebrates First Governor, Lateef Jakande Loving the way the light grey … Read more

Serena Williams, Gorman Lead Support For Markle Over Royal Racism

Tennis superstar Serena Williams and poet Amanda Gorman led an outpouring of support for Meghan Markle following her explosive allegations of racism in the British royal family. In a two-hour interview with Oprah Winfrey, Markle, whose mother is Black, said her husband Prince Harry revealed his family’s concerns over “how dark” her son Archie’s skin … Read more

Video: I’m done’ – Serena Williams leave pressroom in tears after semi-final loss to Naomi Osaka

Tennis star, Serena Williams couldn’t hold back tears as she was questioned by journalists following her loss to Naomi Osaka at the 2021 Australian Open early Thursday morning, February 18. Read Also: US Lawmakers To Open Hearing On ‘Meme Stock’ Frenzy Osaka dominated her role model and will now play Jennifer Brady or Karolina Muchova … Read more

Williams through to Australian Open fourth round after slow start

Serena Williams overcame a sluggish start to beat Anastasia Potapova and reach the Australian Open fourth round. Tenth seed Williams, bidding for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title, came through 7-6 (7-5) 6-2 against the 101st-ranked Russian. Read Also: Driver Burnt To Death In Ogun Diesel Tanker Explosion However, the American had trailed 5-3 in … Read more

Serena Williams withdraws from Australian Open semi-final against Ashleigh Barty over shoulder problem

Serena Williams has pulled out from the Yarra Valley Classic with a shoulder problem hours after reaching the semi-finals of the Australian Open warm-up event. The 23-time Grand Slam champion had earlier beaten fellow American Danielle Collins 6-2 4-6 10-6 in the quarter-finals at Melbourne Park on Friday to set up a semi-final clash with top-ranked … Read more

Tennis star, Serena Williams flaunts her hot legs in sexy new photos

Tennis star, Serena Williams flaunts her hot legs in sexy new photos

Tennis star, Serena Williams took to Instagram to share these sexy new photos from her latest photoshoot for Stuart Weitzman . In the photos, the mother of one was pictured posing in a black bodysuit and Stuart Weitzman red boots. Read Also: Wizkid continues to break boundaries, hits big See full photos below. Also, follow us … Read more

Japanese Tennis Star, Naomi Osaka Overtakes Serena Williams In Highest Paid Female Athlete

Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka has passed US rival Serena Williams to become the world’s highest-paid female athlete. According to Forbes magazine, Osaka, 22, a two-time Grand Slam champion, made £30.7m in prize money and endorsements over the past 12 months. That was £1.15m more than the amount earned by 38-year-old Serena Williams. Both shattered the previous single-year … Read more

“I Was ‘Nowhere Near’ Coco’s Level At 15- Serena Williams

Melbourne – Serena Williams said that she was “nowhere near” as good as 15-year-old Coco Gauff when she was that age as the American great reached the Australian Open third round Wednesday despite being far from her best. The 38-year-old, one short of Australian Margaret Court’s all-time record of 24 Grand Slam titles, fought off … Read more

Serena Williams Defeats Maria Sharapova on the First Night of the US Open

Serena Williams

Serena Williams defeated Maria Sharapova to come out victorious on the first night of the US Open to reach the second round. The 37-year-old American who has 23 major singles titles took only 58 minutes to humble Sharapova 6-1, 6-1 in the US Open first-round match. This took place at the Arthur Ashe Stadium on Monday night August 26. After … Read more

Serena Williams Tops Forbes List of Highest Paid Female Athletes for the Fourth Time in a Row

Serena Williams Tops forbes list

Serena Williams tops Forbes list of highest-paid female athletes for the fourth year in a row. She earned $29.2million in just 12 months. The 23-time grand slam singles champion made 29.2 million US dollars for the 12 months, but only £3.4m dollars was in prize money. Young Japanese tennis star, Naomi Osaka, 21, made the list … Read more

Serena Williams Becomes Oldest Woman to Reach A Grand Slam Final

Serena Williams has become the oldest woman to qualify for a grand slam final after defeating, Czech Republic’s Barbaora Strycova in a 6-1 6-2 victory in 59minutes. This is her 11th Wimbledon final and a victory for the tennis superstar will see her land her 24th Grand Slam. Speaking after the match, Williams said: “It’s good, especially … Read more

Wimbledon Fines Serena Williams $10,000 for Damaging Court

Tennis star, Serena Williams has been fined $10,000 for allegedly damaging a Wimbledon tennis court during a practice session.  It was alleged that the American tennis star damaged the practice court at Wimbledon, after throwing her racket before the start of the tournament.  The organization and hosts of the Wimbledon, the All England Club, is said to take its grass courts seriously. … Read more