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erena Williams Defeats Venus Williams & Sets Open Era Record With 23rd Grand Slam

Six people were shot in Chicago on Wednesday during a vigil for a homicide victim.

The former couple who still remain friends sat down for a one-on-one interview for ESPN.

In an open letter, Williams used her platform to send a resounding message on resiliency centering around her experience as a Black female athlete.

In what many are calling a shocker, Venus and Serena Williams – already three-time Olympic doubles gold medalists – experienced their first Olympic loss together on Sunday to Czech Republic pair Lucie Safarova and Barbora Strycova, NBC Olympics reports. But the 6-3 6-4 loss – following the sisters’ gold wins as a pair in the 2000 […]

The tennis great's decision comes right before the start of the Olympic Games, where she will be representing the U.S.

Songstress Judith Hill, the late singer Prince’s protégée, is opening up about his death.

Serena Williams, the world's reigning No. 1 women's singles player, expressed her amazement at the news while graciously praising Sharapova for taking full responsibility for her actions, the New York Times reports.

Serena Williams, the world's reigning No. 1 women's singles player, expressed her amazement at the news while graciously praising Sharapova for taking full responsibility for her actions, the New York Times reports.