After 'long' coach's speech, Williams gets by at French Open

PARIS (AP) Serena Williams was ahead, yes, but hardly at her best, when claps of thunder and a heavy downpour interrupted her third-round French Open match at a critical juncture. So during what turned out to be a delay of more than 2 1/2 hours right before a second-set tiebreaker Saturday against 26th-seeded Kristina Mladenovic of France, Williams met with coach Patrick Mouratoglou...
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French Open: Williams sisters advance; Nadal notches milestone victory

PARIS -- First it was Serena Williams' turn to overpower an opponent 6-2, 6-1 on Court Suzanne Lenglen.Shortly after that was over Thursday, her older sister Venus entered the very same French Open arena and won by the very same score.A bit like old times, n'est-ce pas?"It's a little surreal sometimes, because it has been so long. They've both been out here almost 20 years," said...
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Even before easy win, good day for Serena Williams at French

PARIS (AP) Even before Serena Williams quickly and easily seized control of her first-round match Tuesday, things were shaping up rather well for her at the French Open. The No. 1-ranked Williams' bid for her 22nd Grand Slam title, which would equal Steffi Graf's Open-era record, began with a nothing-to-see-here 6-2, 6-0 victory over 77th-ranked Magdalena Rybarikova of Slovakia...
Via Associated Press
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Serena Williams tried dog food and it didn’t go too well

Tennis superstar Serena Williams is a brave soul. She could have kept this little story to herself and nobody would have been the wiser. But she chose instead to be forthcoming about something that a lesser human would have been embarrassed about admitting: She tried dog food. And it got her really sick before rallying to defeat Christina McHale in the Italian Open. Now before you...
Via The Comeback
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Serena Williams got really sick after tasting her dog's gourmet food

During her stay in Rome where she's competing in the Italian Open, Serena Williams is camping out at a hotel with a pretty impressive doggy menu.  The food is expensive but apparently it looks so delicious that the tennis star couldn't help but try it. Williams' 3-year-old Yorkie Chip travels with her but she doesn't have his food with her, so she ponied up 15 euro ($17 US dollars...
Via Fox Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Serena Williams Eats Dog Food, Suffers an Inevitable Consequence

Tennis superstar Serena Williams is taking eating Puppy Chow to a new level. No, the 21-time Grand Slam winner didn't eat the popular snack—she ate actual dog food. On her Snapchat story, Williams explained her experience eating her dog Chip's food, which consisted of salmon and rice. She ordered the gourmet food (gourmet dog food?) for her pup off a hotel menu for dogs. ...
Via Stack
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Serena criticized for posting pic that appeared photoshopped

Serena Williams has come under fire for sharing a photo on social media that appeared to be photoshopped to make her waist look slimmer. Williams was recently featured in People magazine’s most beautiful women of 2016 issue, and she posted a photo on Instagram from the spread. Cosmopolitan captured a screenshot before Serena took it down: Williams eventually deleted that...
Via Larry Brown Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Serena Williams Stars, Twerks Alongside Beyonce In Singer’s ‘Lemonade’ Video

Beyonce obviously was the star of her visual album, “Lemonade,” which debuted Saturday night on HBO. But she wasn’t the only prominent figure in the video. Twenty-one time Grand Slam winner Serena Williams made a special cameo as a dancer alongside Beyonce for one of her songs, “Sorry.” Look at Serena tho
April 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Indian Wells CEO makes sexist remarks about women’s tennis

Indian Wells CEO Raymond Moore made some sexist comments about women’s tennis players over the weekend before Serena Williams and Victoria Azarenka met in the finals of the BNP Paribas Open. For starters, Moore said that female tennis players “ride the coattails” of their male counterparts and should be thankful athletes like Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal came along. ...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 21, 2016  |  Discuss

‘Supergirl’ Serena foils robbery by would-be cellphone thief

Serena Williams fancies herself a Supergirl of sorts — and rightfully so — after she foiled a would-be thief who was attempting to make off with her cellphone. In a lengthy post to Facebook Wednesday, the tennis champ broke down how she successfully profiled the thief which helped her spring into action upon the moment he snatched her phone. Soooooo yesterday at dinner...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
November 04, 2015  |  Discuss

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