Serena Williams has 'no intention of stopping'

Associated Press  |  Last updated June 23, 2012

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 28: Serena Williams of the United States of America plays a forehand in her semifinal match against Na Li of China during day eleven of the 2010 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 28, 2010 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
Serena Williams says she and sister Venus ''have no intention of stopping'' their tennis careers any time soon. Williams said Saturday at the All England Club that she enjoys competing, adding: ''I love holding trophies.'' She's held four in singles at Wimbledon and a total of 13 at Grand Slam tournaments. In her most recent match, though, Williams was upset May 29 by Virginie Razzano at the French Open, the American's only first-round loss in 47 Grand Slam appearances. She says that ''losing makes me even more motivated.'' In 2002, Williams was the last woman to win the French Open and Wimbledon in the same year. No. 1-ranked Maria Sharapova will try to match that, after winning her first title at Roland Garros two weeks ago.
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