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Serena Williams Wanted to Look Like Her Big Sister

By Alicia Dennis on
(Getty) Tennis star Serena Williams has a lot to celebrate. Not only is she the top-ranked women's tennis player in the world, having just taken home the big win at Wimbledon—she's also at ease with her athlete's body.Williams, who is featured in the latest issue of Harper's Bazaar in a sexy white swimsuit, recently confessed that she used to long for a body like that of her big sister, tennis ace Venus Williams. "I was 23 when I realized I wasn't Venus. She's totally different. I'm super...Read Full Story

Serena Williams Wins 4th Wimbledon Title

By Deena Bustillo on
Serena Williams managed to defend her title today at Wimbledon by beating Vera Zvonareva to take the ladies' singles title. It's her 13th Grand Slam win, and 4th Wimbledon title. Serena won the match 6-3 6-2 in just 67 minutes, and sent her racket soaring into the air to celebrate the victory, while her opponent choked back tears. Serena Williams and Vera Zvonareva (Getty) With the win, Serena overtook Billie Jean King's record of 13 wins. "This one is very special. Billie Jean, I got you...Read Full Story

Serena Williams Advances at Wimbledon

By Jake on
Serena Williams cruised to victory today, taking down Michelle Larcher De Brito in two sets at Wimbledon. Playing with strawberries painted on her fingernails, Williams crushed her opponent in a dominating display of why she may be the best female player the game has ever seen.Williams, who has struggled on clay, simply has no peer on grass. Afterward, Williams acknowledged that perhaps her opponent was a bit outclassed, comparing it to the recent thrashing 7-0 of North Korea by Portugal in...Read Full Story

Did Common and Serena Williams Break Up?

By Deena Bustillo on
More on Serena Williams Who is the best female tennis player? Serena Williams Shoes Just a few weeks ago it sounded like Common and Serena Williams could be headed for a walk down the aisle, but it's allegedly quite the opposite. They've gotten lost and ended up in splitsville! A source told Us magazine the rapper and tennis star called it quits because they couldn't see each other enough to make it work. "They are two workaholics who couldn't see each other enough," the source said...Read Full Story

2010 French Open - Day Two

By Mercedes on
Serena Jameka Williams is an American professional tennis player who is currently ranked World No. 1. The Women's Tennis Association has ranked her World No. 1 on five separate occasions. She regained this ranking for the fifth time on November 2, 2009. She became the World No. 1 for the first time on July 8, 2002.Williams is the reigning champion in both singles and women's doubles at the Australian Open and Wimbledon and in women's doubles at the US Open. She has won 25 Grand Slam titles...Read Full Story

Serena Williams Offers Real Apology for On-Court Tirade

By JJ Duncan on
(Getty Images)Two days after Serena Williams threatened to do obscene things to a line judge with a tennis ball, the tennis star has issued a real apology via her website. Williams' foot fault in her semi-final match against eventual U.S. Open winner Kim Clijsters set her into a rage. After first screaming obscenities at the line judge who called the fault, Serena was reprimanded by 2 tournament officials before losing the match to Clijsters.In a post-match press conference, Serena was...Read Full Story

Serena Williams Flips On Line Judge at US Open

By John Newlin on
In a bizarre turn of events, tennis star Serena Williams completely lost it on Saturday at the US Open after being called on a rare foot fault. It was match point and a judge called her out on the foot fault. That's when Williams, a three-time US Open winner, lost it, approached the judge and, according to the Associated Press, shrieked at the official, “If I could, I would take this … ball and shove it down your … throat." Day-um.This was deemed unsportsmanlike and Williams was deducted a...Read Full Story

Rafael Nadal Even Smells Sexy

By Elaina J. Martin on
Rafael Nadal of Spain returns a shot against Andy Murray of Great Britain during their semifinal match on Day 14 of the 2008 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 7, 2008 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images North America) What is it about sweaty tennis stars that screams 'Fragrance!?' Perhaps it's that sweet smell of success. It seems yet another tennis pro has been tapped as the...Read Full Story

Was Nicole Vaidisova blinded?

By Livingly Staff on
Zee News is reporting on a breaking story: Melbourne, Jan 26: Serena Williams strenuously denied allegations a person in her courtside box tried to temporarily blind her opponent during their Australian Open semi-final yesterday. A commentator for the host broadcaster, the Seven Network, made the allegations on air, with television pictures showing a young man sitting with the Williams' family regularly raising and lowering his wrist-watch. Sunlight being reflected off the watch was...Read Full Story