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# serena-williams - Sunday 30 August, 2015

Serena Williams’ greatness, wrestling’s most violent man and all the week’s best sportswriting

Also, why Jermain Defoe and his job advert have silly season sewn up.

# serena-williams - Friday 21 August, 2015

56-year-old McEnroe reckons he could still beat the world’s best female player

“Serena’s got a lot to lose by losing to an old fart like myself.”

# serena-williams - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

Djokovic dances to Serena’s tune at champions’ dinner

The Serb wanted a sophisticated dance, but was forced to compromise.

# serena-williams - Sunday 12 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie JK Rowling hit a Twitter user with an uber-painful burn after he suggested Serena Williams is “built like a man” Ouch
From The Daily Edge JK Rowling’s perfect take-down of a Serena Williams hater is going viral Accio Burn

# serena-williams - Saturday 11 July, 2015

The greatest female athlete of all time? Serena wins sixth Wimbledon, 21st Grand Slam title

The American powered her way past Garbine Muguruza.

# serena-williams - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Sharapova was accused of ‘gamesmanship’ by her opponent at Wimbledon today

The star will meet world number one Serena Williams in the semi-finals of the competition

# serena-williams - Friday 3 July, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: Olympic hopes still alive, Rugby World Cup boost and all today’s sport

We’ll also have news from Wimbledon and all your GAA team updates.

Serena Williams prevails after being given an almighty shock by Britain’s Heather Watson

The Guernsey native would have become the first British woman to beat the world number one since Sue Barker in 1979.

# serena-williams - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Wimbledon set for heat breaks – but only for women

The ruling will allow for a 10-minute stoppage between the second and third sets of matches.

# serena-williams - Monday 29 June, 2015

Venus romps to 42-minute ‘double bagel’ demolition

Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams also reached the Wimbledon second round.

# serena-williams - Saturday 6 June, 2015

Flu-ridden Serena Williams secures 20th Grand Slam win

See the moment Serena wrapped up victory.

# serena-williams - Saturday 31 January, 2015

Serena Williams wins her sixth Australian Open after straight-sets victory over Maria Sharapova

The 33 year-old’s 19th Grand Slam moves her above Martina Navratilova and Chris Evert on the honours list.

A rain delay at the Aussie Open meant 30 people got the cloths out and mopped up

They do things a little differently at the Rod Laver Arena.

# serena-williams - Monday 5 January, 2015

Serena Williams orders a cup of coffee after losing opening set 0-6. It works. Hit Me With Your Best Shot This post contains videos

Serena Williams orders a cup of coffee after losing opening set 0-6. It works.

“I don’t know if it’s allowed. Is it allowed?”

# serena-williams - Monday 3 November, 2014

Caroline Wozniacki broke all the rules, and still ran the New York Marathon in 3:27

Tennis star met by a delighted Serena Williams after running her first marathon in New York.

# serena-williams - Sunday 26 October, 2014

Williams demolishes Halep to win Finals title

The World number one barely broke sweat.

# serena-williams - Sunday 19 October, 2014

A tribute to Serena and the sad ballad of Ken Caminiti; it’s the week’s best sportswriting

Also, there’s a compelling case made against Ched Evans playing professional football again.

# serena-williams - Saturday 18 October, 2014

‘Williams brothers’ slur earns Russian tennis chief fine and suspension

Shamil Tarpischev has been fined $25,000.

# serena-williams - Sunday 7 September, 2014

Serena powers to sixth US Open title

Williams was too strong for Caroline Wozniacki in the final at Flushing Meadows.

# serena-williams - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

‘Heartbroken’ Serena Williams explains Wimbledon retirement

The SW19 favourite was in tears as she left the court today.

# serena-williams - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Rough hour for the Williams sisters: Serena and Venus both crash out of the French Open

Serena, the defending champ at Roland Garros, was shocked by world number 35 Garbine Muguruza.

# serena-williams - Thursday 1 May, 2014

How does Conal Keaney’s training day compare to Yaya Toure, Dan Carter and Dwayne Wade?

How do amateur GAA players match up to worldwide professional superstars?

# serena-williams - Monday 10 March, 2014

Sharapova and Williams cold war ends but Russian insists she won’t wear a catsuit

The American made the first step towards smoothing out the pair’s fractious relationship.

# serena-williams - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Deary me, Moyesie! It’s the sporting tweets of the week Twittersphere This post contains images

Deary me, Moyesie! It’s the sporting tweets of the week

Also featuring Richie Sadlier, David Kilcoyne and Serena Williams.

# serena-williams - Sunday 19 January, 2014

Williams crashes out as Djokovic stretches streak

The American has been struggling with injury.

# serena-williams - Monday 13 January, 2014

Djokovic off to winning start under Boris Becker

Venus Williams and Petra Kvitova were the major casualties on day one in Melbourne.

# serena-williams - Sunday 8 December, 2013

Is Sean O’Brien a jockey at heart? It’s the sporting tweets of the week Twittersphere This post contains images

Is Sean O’Brien a jockey at heart? It’s the sporting tweets of the week

Also featuring Andy Lee, Serena Williams, Dan Martin and Mount Leinster Rangers.

# serena-williams - Monday 9 September, 2013

Serena Williams ‘feels the love’ on the way to another US Open

14 years after winning her first Grand Slam at Flushing Meadows, the American fought off Victoria Azarenka to take her fifth.

# serena-williams - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Serena Williams’ US Open opponent got so fed up that she needed a hug from a ball boy

She had lost a 26-shot rally with the American.

# serena-williams - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Pique, Serena and LeBron feature in new Bradley Cooper-narrated Nike ad

The brand is celebrating 25 years of their ‘Just Do It’ slogan.

# serena-williams - Monday 1 July, 2013

Lisicki ends Serena’s reign as Wimbledon champion

“The crowd was so amazing. I love this court so much, it’s such a special place for me,” said the emotional 23rd seed.

# serena-williams - Thursday 27 June, 2013

Andy Murray has challenged Serena Williams to a match in Las Vegas

The Scot has invited the women’s world number 1 to a Nevada showdown.

# serena-williams - Tuesday 25 June, 2013

# serena-williams - Sunday 23 June, 2013

13 reasons why we can’t wait for Wimbledon to begin Anticipation This post contains videos

13 reasons why we can’t wait for Wimbledon to begin

Featuring Andy Murray, John McEnroe and erm, Cliff Richard…

# serena-williams - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Serena sorry for controversial comments about ‘lucky’ 16-year-old rape victim

The tennis star reportedly questioned the fairness of jail sentences handed to the teen’s assailants.

# serena-williams - Sunday 9 June, 2013

Have the Lions lost their luggage? Topless Paulie and more pics of the week Ab Fab This post contains images

Have the Lions lost their luggage? Topless Paulie and more pics of the week

Here’s how the last seven days looked through a lens.

# serena-williams - Saturday 8 June, 2013

Serena Williams claims her 2nd French Open 11 years on

The American clinched a 16th Grand Slam with a win over Maria Sharapova during an intense final at Roland Garros.

# serena-williams - Saturday 2 March, 2013

Serena Williams gets told off for taking pictures of Tiger Woods in action

It turns they didn’t know who she was.

# serena-williams - Sunday 27 January, 2013

My how you’ve grown, Jamie: It’s the sporting tweets of the week Serena Williams This post contains images

My how you’ve grown, Jamie: It’s the sporting tweets of the week

Also featuring a typically eloquent tweet from Joey Barton, and Joe Canning claiming he can replace Jonny Sexton.

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