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On New Year's Day, Apple released a new iPhone 5 commercial starring tennis pros Venus and Serena Williams to promote the phone's Do Not Disturb setting. In the ad, the narrator dreams that he's beating the Williams sisters in a ping-pong match. Ironically, users were reporting glitches with the Do Not Disturb setting as the new year began. Talk about bad timing. Video via Apple. H/T BI. Visit us at holdoutsports.com and follow us on Twitter @HoldoutSports.
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Venus and Serena Williams star in latest Apple iPhone5 commercial
We all know Venus and Serena Williams are two of the best to ever play the game of tennis, and we’ve seen them crush opponents in doubles matches.
Now they are crushing table tennis for Apple in its latest commercial for the iPhone 5.
Good look, ladies.
Serena Williams is preparing to compete against...
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Williams dominated with her power rocking one of her aces at 124 mph (200 kilometers per hour).
“I just really went for it. I’ve hit 200 before, but they never go in so I was really excited that it went in,” Williams said. “I tried...
Serena Williams seized her opportunities in a heavy-hitting match against Sloane Stephens to set up a semifinal against top-ranked Victoria Azarenka at the Brisbane International.
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Williams converted both of her break points and fended off one break chance...
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