Serena Williams: My heroes are mothers
Serena Williams' "heroes" are mothers, as she can't believe the amount of work that goes into raising a child.
Federer, Nadal lead stars swinging rackets for bushfire relief
Tennis superstars Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal announce they have jointly donated Aus$250,000 (US$172,000) for Australian bushfire relief at a charity fundraiser in smoggy Melbourne. They were joined by a who's who of the tennis world, including Serena Williams, Caroline Wozniacki, Novak Djokovic, Naomi Osaka, Nick Kyrgios and Stefanos Tsitsipas.
I have a feeling of sadness, says Osaka after Bencic defeat
The prospect of a Naomi Osaka-Serena Williams U.S. Open final rematch that hung tantalizingly over the year's final Grand Slam disappeared on Monday with Swiss Belinda Bencic the spoiler by claiming a 7-5 6-4 fourth-round win over the Japanese holder.
Serena Williams defeats Maria Sharapova for 19th straight time
Williams beat Sharapova in straight sets, 6-1, 6-1..It was Williams' first U.S. Open match since losing to Naomi Osaka in last year's final..Williams now leads the head-to-head series with Sharapova 20-2..Every time I come up against her, I just bring out some of my best tennis., Serena Williams, via statement.
Naomi Osaka Named the Second Highest-Paid Female Athlete
According to ‘Forbes,’ Naomi Osaka earned a total of $24.3 million over the last year.Osaka was only out-earned by fellow tennis veteran Serena Williams, who pulled in $29.2 million, .making her the world’s highest-paid female athletes for the fourth year in a row. .An estimated $16 million of Osaka’s earnings came from endorsements with MasterCard, Nissan,Procter & Gamble and All Nippon Airways.
Serena fined $10,000 for damaging Wimbledon court
Serena Williams was fined $10,000 by the All England Club for damaging one of Wimbledon's courts with her racket prior to the start of the tournament.
Serena Williams put 'a lot of effort' into planning Duchess Meghan's baby shower
The tennis star has been friends with the former actress for several years. She took on the task of planning her baby shower back in February. She revealed the party was a lot more pressure than she'd first thought.
Serena retires from Indian Wells match with illness
An ill Serena Williams retired from the BNP Paribas Open while trailing Spain's Garbine Muguruza 6-3 1-0 at Indian Wells on Sunday. Tournament officials said the former world number one was suffering from a viral illness.