Tennis

In an open letter, Williams used her platform to send a resounding message on resiliency centering around her experience as a Black female athlete.

After injuries and an unsuccessful season, Serena might be taking a break for awhile.

In what many are calling a shocker, Venus and Serena Williams – already three-time Olympic doubles gold medalists – experienced their first Olympic loss together on Sunday to Czech Republic pair Lucie Safarova and Barbora Strycova, NBC Olympics reports. But the 6-3 6-4 loss – following the sisters’ gold wins as a pair in the 2000 […]

MARTIN BERNETTI VIA GETTY IMAGES Venus Williams crashed out of the Rio Games tournament in the first round on Sunday as the American sisters’ unbeaten run dating back to Sydney 2000 came to a surprising end. The top seeds fell 6-3 6-4 to Czech pair Barbora Strycova and Lucie Safarova, ending any hopes of claiming […]

The tennis great's decision comes right before the start of the Olympic Games, where she will be representing the U.S.

Songstress Judith Hill, the late singer Prince’s protégée, is opening up about his death.

Serena Williams, the world's reigning No. 1 women's singles player, expressed her amazement at the news while graciously praising Sharapova for taking full responsibility for her actions, the New York Times reports.

Retired tennis star James Blake was violently assaulted outside his hotel in New York City by the NYPD on Wednesday. Blake, a former top five-ranked…

One little girl's admirable ambition has made her want to be like the most powerful athlete in the world -- Serena Williams.

Serena Williams is now one step closer to solidifying her place in history as the greatest female tennis player of all time with another U.S.…