Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Tag: Serena Williams

Serena Williams Talks Fashion, Not Fouls at...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Serena Williams talked about her fashion business and her family, but not tennis fouls during a Friday appearance before a...

Serena Williams Moves On From US Open...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Serena Williams talked about her fashion business and her family, but not tennis fouls during a Friday appearance before a...

Gospel Artist Jonathan Nelson Talks New Music...

Gospel artist Jonathan Nelson opened up to Atlanta Black Star about his music as well as his support for free agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick. He describes his...

Serena Williams’ Treatment Resonates Among Black Women

NEW YORK (AP) — When Serena Williams told the umpire at the U.S. Open final that he owed her an apology, that he had...

Paparazzi Tries to Get D.L. Hughley to...

Comedian D.L. Hughley says women often get the short end of the stick, as was the case recently for U.S. tennis star Serena Williams...

Jemele Hill and Others Slam Cartoonist For...

A cartoonist for the Australian newspaper the Herald Sun drew an image of Serena Williams that many have called racist. Both he and the...

Serena Williams Fined $17K for Rules Violations...

NEW YORK (AP) — Serena Williams was fined a total of $17,000 for three code violations during her loss to Naomi Osaka in the...

Serena Williams: Umpire Punished Her More Harshly...

NEW YORK (AP) — Serena Williams thought she was treated more harshly by the chair umpire in the U.S. Open final than a man...

D.L. Hughley Shouts Out Black Women ‘Just...

It seems no one can celebrate Black women without non-Black folks chiming in, "but what about us?" On Thursday, comedian D.L. Hughley shared a post...

Serena Williams Will Face Naomi Osaka In...

NEW YORK (AP) — Serena Williams was a bit shaky at the start of her U.S. Open semifinal. For all of six minutes. That's how long...

Soledad O’Brien’s Tweet Praising Naomi Osaka, Serena...

Soledad O'Brien's congratulatory tweet to Haitian-Japanese tennis champ Naomi Osaka left critics reeling after the journalist pointed out that there are now TWO Black...

Serena Williams Puts Aside Shaky Start to...

NEW YORK (AP) — Serena Williams began her U.S. Open quarterfinal tentatively. Her shots lacked their usual sting, her attitude its usual conviction. She was...

Serena Williams and Sloane Stephens Try to...

NEW YORK (AP) — Serena Williams and Sloane Stephens can give the United States two U.S. Open semifinalists, a year after an all-American women's...

Serena Williams Thinks Athletes Should Be Grateful...

Serena Williams said every athlete "should be completely grateful and honored" for the protests started by former NFL players Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid. Kaepernick...

Serena Williams Wins In Tutu At US...

NEW YORK (AP) — It's all about the tutu for Serena Williams at the U.S. Open. Just days after French Tennis Federation President Bernard Giudicelli...

Serena Explains Why She Won’t Celebrate Daughter’s...

Serena Williams and husband Alexis Ohanian's baby girl turns a year old in a few weeks, but the couple doesn't plan on throwing their daughter...

French Open Bans Serena Williams’ Catsuit, Enforces...

Tennis Champion Serena Williams' is being singled out again. The hot body-hugging catsuit she wore at the French Open in March will be banned...

Serena, Venus Williams Could Meet in US...

NEW YORK (AP) — Serena and Venus Williams could be headed toward their earliest Grand Slam meeting in 20 years, facing a potential third-round...

Serena Williams’ Accomplishments Help Her Secure 17...

Serena Williams got a bit of a boost in the seedings for the U.S. Open by being placed at No. 17, nine spots above...

Serena Williams’ Fans In Shock At Olympia’s...

Serena Williams' 11-month-old daughter Alexis Olympia was on a mission! The tennis champion shared a video of her daughter moving with a purpose as...

Serena Williams and Husband Plan to Take...

Serena Williams can teach her daughter a thing or two about being strong, but the tennis pro would rather have baby Alexis Olympia learn exactly...