Tennis

Nike Names Serena Williams The Greatest Athlete Ever

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Serena Williams is a force to be reckoned with and Nike definitely gave the tennis star huge props in its newest add. In the “Unlimited Greatness” commercial, the apparel company labeled her the “Greatest Athlete Ever”. “From Compton’s courts to the world stage. This is...

Serena Williams Makes Grand Slam History With 308th Win

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Serena Williams made Grand Slam history over the weekend at the U.S. Open. With her 308th win, Williams became the winningest man or woman at the U.S. Open. Williams collected Grand Slam win No. 308 on Sunday after defeating Kazakhstan’s Yaroslava Shvedova in the fourth round of...

Serena And Venus Williams Lose For The First Time As An Olympic Duo

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Three-time Olympic doubles gold medalist sisters Venus and Serena Williams lost in straight sets to the Czech Republic’s Lucie Safarova and Barbora Strycova. It’s their first Olympic loss together, having won gold as a pair at the Sydney 2000 Games, Beijing 2008 Games and London 2012 Games....

Serena Williams Comments on Maria Sharapova’s Drug Testing Fail

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Not only is Serena Williams the greatest athlete ever, but she isn’t going to kick someone while their down. At least not publicly. On Tuesday, Williams was asked to comment on Maria Sharapova’s recent failed drug test. And she didn’t use the opportunity to bash...

And Serena Laughed: Venus Williams Serves Roberta Vinci Some #BlackGirlMagic For Taunting Her During Their Match

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Italian tennis star Roberta Vinci was clearly still feeling herself after ending Serena Williams’ shot at making history last month, but she got served a piping hot slice of humble pie from Serena’s big sister Venus when she tried to take things to another level during...

Serena Williams May Be The Greatest Athlete of Our Time, But Racism Always Rears Its Head

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Over the weekend Serena Williams won her 30th grand slam title and the world celebrated with her. Many have said that Williams’ athletic abilities surpasses such greats as Michael Jordan, but there are others in the world who won’t let her live and exalt in...