Serena Williams

American tennis player

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Serena Jameka Williams is an American professional tennis player and former world No. 1. The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) ranked her world No. 1 in singles on eight separate occasions between 2002 and 2017. She reached the No. 1 ranking for the first time on July 8, 2002. On her sixth occasion, she held the ranking for 186 consecutive weeks, tying the record set by Steffi Graf. In total, she has been No. 1 for 319 weeks, which ranks third in the Open Era among female players behind Graf and Martina Navratilova.

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Nike brought together 11 of the best professional female tennis players for a "Queens of the Future" event celebrating the growth of women in sport.
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Serena Williams will play Maria Sharapova in the first round of the US Open at Flushing Meadows in New York. ......
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Serena Williams is lending her voice to a campaign that puts a spotlight on financial abuse, an aspect of domestic violence
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The Associated Press MASON, Ohio (AP) — Going small paid off big for Venus Williams. Tuesday didn’t go as well for sister Serena. On a day when back problems..
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Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Western & Southern Open, citing the same lingering back injury that forced her to retire from Sunday's Rogers Cup final in..
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