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#Serena Williams

# serena-williams - Saturday 9 July, 2016

'Still I Rise' - Check out this powerful Serena Williams montage Champion This post contains videos

'Still I Rise' - Check out this powerful Serena Williams montage

The American tennis star won her seventh Wimbledon title this afternoon.

Serena Williams triumphs at Wimbledon to go level with Steffi Graf on 22 Grand Slams

The American beat Germany’s Angelique Kerber in straight sets this afternoon.

'All the Ladies' Singles' - Beyoncé stops by Wimbledon ahead of her Croke Park gig tonight

Serena Williams recently had a cameo in the video for the singer’s song ‘Sorry’.

From The Daily Edge Beyoncé showed up at Wimbledon before her Croker gig and people can't cope I Slay

Will it be 'third time's the charm' for Williams as she seeks history at Wimbledon?

Previously dominant, the 34-year-old is 0-2 in Grand Slam finals this year.

# serena-williams - Friday 8 July, 2016

Don't call Serena Williams one of the greatest 'female athletes' of all time

Serena sets her sights on 22nd grand slam that would match Steffi Graf’s record.

# serena-williams - Thursday 7 July, 2016

Serena Williams sets record semi-final pace, but Kerber prevents another all-Williams final

Angelique Kerber is aiming to make history with a win over Williams in Saturday’s final.

# serena-williams - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

All-Williams Wimbledon final on the cards as Venus progresses to semis at 36

It’s the first time the eighth seed has reached the last four in seven years.

# serena-williams - Monday 4 July, 2016

Venus Williams makes herself the oldest 1/4 finalist in 22 years, Federer equals Navratilova record

Meanwhile, Andy Murray and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga set up a quarter-final meeting.

# serena-williams - Sunday 3 July, 2016

Serena reaches 300-win milestone in Wimbledon romp Ace

Serena reaches 300-win milestone in Wimbledon romp

Only Martina Navratilova’s Open era record of 306 is now ahead of her.

# serena-williams - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

Wins for Serena and Murray - but a lot of Wimbledon got washed out today

Only 37 of Tuesday’s scheduled 65 matches were completed.

# serena-williams - Saturday 25 June, 2016

Wimbledon 2016: Defending champions in contrasting positions

The men’s world number one has never been more dominant, but Serena Williams will hold no grand slam titles if she is beaten at Wimbledon.

# serena-williams - Saturday 4 June, 2016

Garbine Muguruza takes French Open title in straight-sets win over Serena Williams

The American was slightly off the pace, but didn’t provide easy opposition for the Spaniard’s first Grand Slam.

# serena-williams - Sunday 24 April, 2016

Yup, that's Serena Williams twerking in Beyonce's new video She Ain't Sorry This post contains videos

Yup, that's Serena Williams twerking in Beyonce's new video

Queen Bey’s pose in her song ‘Sorry’ was a clear tribute to the 21-time Grand Slam winner.

# serena-williams - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

Serena Williams leads 'disappointed' reaction to Djokovic comments on women's tennis

Andy Murray says there should ’100%’ be equal pay for male and female competitors.

Equal pay for men and women tennis players is something that benefits both sides

Following recent controversy, the figures show that both men and women benefit when the prize pots are equal.

# serena-williams - Monday 21 March, 2016

'We shouldn't have to drop to our knees': Serena slams tennis boss in sexism row

Indian Wells director apologises for “extremely poor taste and erroneous” comments on women’s game.

# serena-williams - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Serena Williams applauds ‘courage’ of Maria Sharapova

The US star also played down fears the doping bombshell would damage tennis.

# serena-williams - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Messi, Bolt and Djokovic among nominees for world's best male athlete

Serena Williams and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce are in the running for the Laureus sportswoman award.

# serena-williams - Saturday 30 January, 2016

Angelique Kerber stuns Serena Williams to win first grand slam title at Australian Open

The German played the match of her life in a thrilling final.

# serena-williams - Thursday 28 January, 2016

Sensational Serena surprised to reach Australian Open final Ace

Sensational Serena surprised to reach Australian Open final

A knee injury restricted Australian Open finalist and world number one Serena Williams to just over a set of tennis prior to Melbourne.

# serena-williams - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Umpires and line judges in more danger than Federer or Williams at quarter-final stage

Officials and do duck and dodge, but two of the game’s greats cruised in to the final four.

# serena-williams - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

Serena Williams plays shot AROUND the net in Australian Open win Long Way Round This post contains videos

Serena Williams plays shot AROUND the net in Australian Open win

“I don’t know if I have done that [before],” said Williams.

# serena-williams - Monday 18 January, 2016

'I only have myself to blame' - Wozniacki furious after shock first-round exit

Federer, Djokovic, Sharapova and Serena Williams coast through to second round in straight sets.

# serena-williams - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

From Backlash after newspaper asks if a horse is a better sportsperson than Serena Williams American Pharoah

# serena-williams - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

Some silly lad tried to steal Serena Williams' mobile phone & he was inevitably humiliated

The relentless tennis champion never gives an inch.

# serena-williams - Friday 11 September, 2015

Serena Williams' conqueror had booked a flight home for the day of the final

The victory was a shock to everyone, including the player herself.

From The Daily Edge A reporter asked Serena Williams why she wasn't smiling... and she was having none of it Smile It Might Not Happen

# serena-williams - Thursday 3 September, 2015

Beats' newest ad is all about Serena Williams - and it's pretty slick Slammin' Beats This post contains videos

# 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 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.