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Serena Williams: American tennis player
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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Summer wildfires, Serena Williams PSA, fall gas prices: 5 things to know Thursday

Wildfires continue to rage, Serena Williams makes a PSA on financial abuse, fall gas prices expected to dip and more things to start your Thursday.
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Serena Williams talks about the signs of financial abuse in new PSA

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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Videos for Serena Williams

Serena Williams and Simona Halep warm up for U.S. Open i [Video]Serena Williams and Simona Halep warm up for U.S. Open i

Williams and Halep prepare ahead of the U.S. Open

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Suffering Back Spasms, A Crying Serena Williams Drops Out Of Rogers Cup Final [Video]Suffering Back Spasms, A Crying Serena Williams Drops Out Of Rogers Cup Final

Business Insider reports tennis icon Serena Williams was forced to retire in the Rogers Cup final. The veteran American played just four games before succumbing to back spasms. That left 19-year-old..

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Romania hails Halep's Wimbledon triumph [Video]Romania hails Halep's Wimbledon triumph

Simona Halep's victory in the Wimbledon women's singles final gets recognition back home in Romania.

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Simona Halep beats Serena Williams to become Wimbledon Ladies champion [Video]Simona Halep beats Serena Williams to become Wimbledon Ladies champion

Simona Halep became the 2019 Wimbledon Ladies champion, after beating Serena Williams in the Ladies Singles Final on the twelfth day of the competition at the All England Club.

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Day 12 at Wimbledon sees Halep beat Williams to clinch title [Video]Day 12 at Wimbledon sees Halep beat Williams to clinch title

Simona Halep becomes the first Romanian to win a Wimbledon title after she defeated Serena Williams in dominant fashion

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Wimbledon Rookie Simona Halep Destroys Serena William In Straight Sets [Video]Wimbledon Rookie Simona Halep Destroys Serena William In Straight Sets

Simona Halep destroyed Serena Williams on Saturday, in the women's singles final at the Wimbledon Championships. According to Business Insider, Halep beat Williams in straight sets 6-2, 6-2. It took..

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Simona Halep beats Serena Williams to become first Romanian to win Wimbledon tennis singles title [Video]Simona Halep beats Serena Williams to become first Romanian to win Wimbledon tennis singles title

Romanian tennis star Simona Halep stunned Serena Williams to win her first Wimbledon title.

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Wimbledon day nine: Williams to face Halep in women's final [Video]Wimbledon day nine: Williams to face Halep in women's final

Serena Williams out her mixed doubles failure with Andy Murray behind her to make another Wimbledon final, where she will face Simona Halep.

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Day 10 at Wimbledon sees Halep and Serena triumph in semis [Video]Day 10 at Wimbledon sees Halep and Serena triumph in semis

Simona Halep qualifies for her first ever Wimbledon final as Serena Williams becomes the oldest woman to reach a Grand Slam final at 37, with more records in her sights.

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Women's semi final line up decided, SerAndy partnership shines at Wimbledon [Video]Women's semi final line up decided, SerAndy partnership shines at Wimbledon

Action-packed day at Wimbledon sees all four women's quarter finals played plus Andy Murray and Serena Williams in the mixed doubles

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Wimbledon day eight: Konta out, but Murray and Williams progress [Video]Wimbledon day eight: Konta out, but Murray and Williams progress

Johanna Konta falls at the Wimbledon quarter-final stage, but British hope remains at SW19 as Andy Murray and Serena Williams progressed in the mixed doubles.

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Federer, Nadal, Barty and Serena Williams win on Wimbledon Day Six [Video]Federer, Nadal, Barty and Serena Williams win on Wimbledon Day Six

SHOWS: LONDON, ENGLAND, UK (JULY 6, 2019) (AELTC - SEE RESTRICTIONS BEFORE USE) 1. HIGHLIGHTS OF DAY SIX AT WIMBLEDON

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Wimbledon day six: Konta and Murray win on Saturday [Video]Wimbledon day six: Konta and Murray win on Saturday

Ash Barty, Serena Williams and Rafael Nadal all secured victories on the courts of SW19 on Saturday, while Sir Andy Murray and Jo Konta saw success for Britain.

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What You Should Know Today About Tennis Phenom Cori 'Coco' Gauff [Video]What You Should Know Today About Tennis Phenom Cori 'Coco' Gauff

15-year-old Cori "Coco" Gauff has quickly taken over 2019 Wimbledon Championships headlines. While Gauff seemingly burst out of nowhere, she says she's wanted to be the greatest of all time since she..

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Digital friendly package as Nadal, Williams and Murray advance, Kerber is left in the dust [Video]Digital friendly package as Nadal, Williams and Murray advance, Kerber is left in the dust

Day four at Wimbledon does not disappoint with Nadal, Williams, Barty and Murray advancing.

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Digital friendly package as Federer, Nadal and Serena into second round [Video]Digital friendly package as Federer, Nadal and Serena into second round

Defending champion Angelique Kerber eases into the second round of Wimbledon as does Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams

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Wimbledon day two: Federer, Nadal and Williams kick off their campaigns [Video]Wimbledon day two: Federer, Nadal and Williams kick off their campaigns

Highlights of day two at Wimbledon as Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams kicked off their campaigns.

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What Makes Serena Human? [Video]What Makes Serena Human?

Serena Williams is human just like the rest of us, US tennis great Chris Evert has told Business Insider. Last month, Williams was accused of showing "bad personality" by the men's player Dominic..

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Billie Jean King Gives Advice To Serena [Video]Billie Jean King Gives Advice To Serena

Serena Williams is on course to break the all-time grand slam record. According to Billie Jean King, fitness could be the key to Serena Williams achieving that goal. Williams has won a record 23 grand..

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Shocks and surprises on Day 1 of Wimbledon [Video]Shocks and surprises on Day 1 of Wimbledon

Defending Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic begins with a win before a string of shocks light up Day 1 led by 15-year-old Cori Gauff knocking out Venus Williams

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Serena Williams gives seal of approval to women's tennis new teen star Gauff [Video]Serena Williams gives seal of approval to women's tennis new teen star Gauff

SHOWS: LONDON, ENGLAND, UK (JUNE 29, 2019) (REUTERS - ACCESS ALL) 1. SOUNDBITE (English) SEVEN TIME WIMBLEDON SINGLES WINNER, SERENA WILLIAMS, SPEAKING ABOUT SISTER VENUS WILLIAMS PLAYING CORI GAUFF,

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Simone Biles reasserts herself as greatest gymnast ever with sixth U.S. national championship

No question Simone Biles is the best her sport has seen. No offense to LeBron, Mikaela Shiffrin, Serena: She could be the best athlete in the world.
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Emotional Serena Williams retires from Rogers Cup final, and the champion comforts her

Serena Williams retired early in the first set of her Rogers Cup final match against Biana Andreescu in Toronto on Sunday.
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Serena Williams puts up troublesome numbers in Wimbledon loss against Simona Halep

Serena Williams won just four games in her Wimbledon finals loss to Simona Halep on Saturday and had 26 unforced errors to Halep's three.
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Serena Williams falls to Simona Halep in Wimbledon final

Serena Williams’ bid for a 24th Grand Slam title was spoiled Saturday by No. 7 seed Simona Halep, who dominated Williams 6-2, 6-2 at Wimbledon.
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Simona Halep defeats Serena Williams in Wimbledon final

Halep defeated Williams 6-2, 6-2 on Centre Court for her second major title
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Serena Williams ousts Strýcová, reaches Wimbledon final to inch closer to 24th Grand Slam

Williams handily defeated unranked Barbora Strýcová of the Czech Republic in straight sets to advance to Wimbledon's final for a second year in a row.
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Serena Williams says she sent apology letter to Naomi Osaka

"I would never, ever want the light to shine away from another female, specifically another black female athlete," the tennis legend wrote in Harper's Bazaar
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Serena Williams withstands surge from Alison Riske to reach Wimbledon semifinals

Serena Williams withstood a late surge from American Alison Riske in the Wimbledon quarterfinals on Tuesday but held on for the 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 win.
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Serena Williams fined $10,000 for damaging a court at Wimbledon

Serena Williams picked up a $10,000 fine for damaging a court at the All England Club during practice before Wimbledon started.
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Serena Williams could play twice as Wimbledon Week 1 closes

Serena Williams might have to play two matches on Day 6 at Wimbledon _ one in singles, one in mixed doubles
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The Latest: Serena-Murray mixed doubles debut postponed

Wimbledon _ and the rest of the world _ will need to wait to watch Serena Williams and Andy Murray team up
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Federer, Williams moves on, but Kerber goes out at Wimbledon

Eight-time champion Roger Federer and seven-time women's champion Serena Williams moved into the third round at Wimbledon, while defending champion Angelique Kerber went out in the second
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Duchess Meghan cheers on friend Serena Williams at Wimbledon

Duchess Meghan, in a rare public appearance since baby Archie was born, stepped out Thursday to support pal Serena Williams at Wimbledon.
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Serena Williams survives second-round Wimbledon scare from unseeded opponent

Serena Williams escaped the second round of Wimbledon on Thursday after unseeded Kaja Juvan gave her a big scare. Williams won 2-6, 6-2, 6-4.
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Serena Williams ready for Wimbledon: 'I know how to play tennis'

Serena Williams says her injured left knee is feeling better but she lacks match preparation as she chases 24th Grand Slam singles title.
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'I have dreamt of this': Serena Williams graces Wheaties box for first time in her career

General Mills announced that Serena Williams would get her own Wheaties box for the first time in her prolific tennis career.
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg earns MTV Movie & TV Award

RBG had some tough competition in the category — including Serena Williams
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After French Open drama, Dominic Thiem complains, says Serena Williams has 'bad personality'

French Open officials moved Dominic Thiem to a smaller interview room to make way for Serena Williams on Saturday. He was not happy.
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Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka out at French Open

"In that first set in particular, she hit pretty much inches from the line, and I haven't played anyone like that in a long time," Williams said
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Meet Sofia Kenin, the 20-year-old American who upset Serena Williams at the French Open

Here are a few things to know about Sofia Kenin, the woman who knocked Serena Williams out of the French Open in Saturday's third round.
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Father Time and a crop of young talent are finally catching up with Serena Williams

Serena Williams is seeking her 24th career Grand Slam title. But after losing at the French Open, has Father Time finally caught up to her?
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American Sofia Kenin, 20, shocks Serena Williams in third round of French Open

Serena Williams lost in stunning fashion Saturday in the third round of the French Open against 20-year-old American Sofia Kenin, falling in straight sets, 6-2, 7-5.
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Serena, Osaka, Halep headline 3rd round French Open action

Serena Williams, Naomi Osaka and Simona Halep all have had their rough patches so far in the French Open
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Supreme Court, Tornadoes, Serena Williams: Your Tuesday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
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Serena Williams defends Nike after maternity pay controversy

Serena Williams won her first match of the French Open on Monday, appearing in a Nike collaboration. The cape-like jacket had the French words for "champion," "queen," "goddess" and "mother" printed on..
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Serena Williams defends Nike as it faces criticism from athletes

Serena Williams' longtime sponsor has been criticized by female athletes for "reducing" sponsorship payments during and after pregnancy
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Serena Williams beats Vitalia Diatchenko at opening match

The 37-year-old will continue her pursuit for a 24th Grand Slam title after her win Monday
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Serena Williams debuts bold zebra-striped outfit in bold fashion statement at French Open

One year after her French Open catsuit stirred up controversy, Serena Williams was back at Rowland Garros Monday making another bold fashion statement.
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Nadal, Djokovic and Serena play on Day 2 of French Open

Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams - owners of a combined collection of 55 Grand Slam singles titles - are each in action on Day 2 at the French Open
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French Open glance: Serena, Nadal, Djokovic all play Day 2

A quick look at the French Open: Day 2 features Serena Williams, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic
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FRENCH OPEN '19: Serena Williams tries again for 24th major

Women to watch at French Open: 23-time Grand Slam title winner Serena Williams, No. 1 Naomi Osaka, defending champ Simona Halep
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Alexis Ohanian learning to do his daughter's hair

Serena Williams' husband wants to learn how to do their daughter's hair – and Twitter is here for him
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Serena Williams withdraws from Rome with injured knee

Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Italian Open ahead of her second-round match against sister Venus due to a continuing left knee injury
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Serena Williams opens clay season with routine win in Rome

Serena Williams opened her clay-court season with a routine 6-4, 6-2 win over Swedish qualifier Rebecca Peterson in the first round of the Italian Open
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Serena Williams set to return from injury at Italian Open

Serena Williams is set to return from injury at the upcoming Italian Open
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Just like mom: Serena Williams' 1-year-old daughter is a natural with a tennis racket

The tennis star told USA TODAY last year that her daughter wouldn't play tennis unless she wanted to because she doesn't want that pressure for her.
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Serena Williams "literally in tears" watching Tiger Woods win Masters

Michael Phelps did better than tweet his congratulations – he was there in person, watching Woods win
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Serena Williams says that she loves that her daughter is a 'wild child'

Serena Williams appeared on 'Today' and explained why she embraces her curious and fun 1-year-old daughter. 'Why is wild a bad thing?'
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Serena Williams withdraws from Miami Open, citing a left knee injury

Serena Williams withdraws from the Miami Open, blaming a left knee injury. She retired from a match two weeks ago because of a viral illness.
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Serena Williams, Naomi Osaka win opening matches in Miami

Eight-time champion Serena Williams wins opening match at new site of Miami Open by beating Rebecca Peterson in 3 sets
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Alexis Ohanian, Reddit co-founder, writes a note to his younger self

In our series, Note to Self, we hear from tech entrepreneur Alexis Ohanian Sr. He co-founded Reddit, which is now ranked the sixth most popular website in America. Now he's investing in other..
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Alexis Ohanian's note to his younger self: "Trust your instincts"

Tech entrepreneur and Reddit co-founder looks back on his life, from losing his mom at a young age to building a family with Serena Williams
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Williams, Duggan weigh in on US soccer discrimination suit

Serena Williams and Meghan Duggan applaud players from US women's national soccer team who filed gender discrimination lawsuit
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Serena Williams forced to retire from BNP Paribas Open due to illness

Garbine Muguruza, who led 6-3, 1-0, will advance to the third round of the BNP Paribas Open after Serena Williams was forced to retire with illness.
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Serena backs U.S. women in soccer gender discrimination lawsuit

Serena Williams and other prominent American tennis players past and present on Friday expressed support for a lawsuit filed by the U.S. women's national soccer team against their federation that..
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Serena Williams outlasts Victoria Azarenka in one mother of a second-round match

Serena Williams and Victoria Azarenka put on a show for the BNP Paribas Open crowd on Friday, with Williams winning the high-level clash.
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Nike’s Serena Williams ad encourages girls to "dream crazier"

"So if they want to call you crazy, fine. Show them what crazy can do," Williams says in the uplifting ad
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Media watchdog says Williams cartoon didn't breach standards

A media watchdog has ruled that a cartoon of tennis star Serena Williams which attracted global condemnation after being published by Melbourne's Herald Sun newspaper did not breach the Australian..
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