Serena criticized for posting pic that appeared photoshopped

Serena Williams has come under fire for sharing a photo on social media that appeared to be photoshopped to make her waist look slimmer. Williams was recently featured in People magazine’s most beautiful women of 2016 issue, and she posted a photo on Instagram from the spread. Cosmopolitan captured a screenshot before Serena took it down: Williams eventually deleted that...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Serena Williams to miss Madrid Open because of illness

MADRID (AP) Serena Williams will miss the Madrid Open because of illness. The tournament says Williams won't be able to play at the tournament that starts this weekend because of a fever that has left her feeling ''less than 100 percent.'' Williams won the Madrid Open in 2012 and 2013. Agnieszka Radwanska will take William's place as the top-seeded player.
Via Associated Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Serena Williams Stars, Twerks Alongside Beyonce In Singer’s ‘Lemonade’ Video

Beyonce obviously was the star of her visual album, “Lemonade,” which debuted Saturday night on HBO. But she wasn’t the only prominent figure in the video. Twenty-one time Grand Slam winner Serena Williams made a special cameo as a dancer alongside Beyonce for one of her songs, “Sorry.” Look at Serena tho
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Serena Williams is showing off her assets on Instagram again

While everyone has their own opinions, Serena Williams is physically gifted and I’m not talking about how good she is on the tennis court. Every now and then, Williams will post some pictures or videos reminding everyone how good her body looks. Well she blessed everyone once again on Wednesday when she this video of her emerged on Instagram. Looking good #SerenaWilliams...
Via No Guts, No Glory
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Novak Djokovic issues statement in response to controversy

Novak Djokovic issued a statement on his Facebook page Tuesday to address a controversy caused by his comments about gender and equal pay. The world No. 1-ranked tennis player responded to the Indian Wells CEO’s sexist remarks about women riding the coattails of men. Djokovic said men deserve a greater share of prize money at combined events currently because metrics show they...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Indian Wells CEO makes sexist remarks about women’s tennis

Indian Wells CEO Raymond Moore made some sexist comments about women’s tennis players over the weekend before Serena Williams and Victoria Azarenka met in the finals of the BNP Paribas Open. For starters, Moore said that female tennis players “ride the coattails” of their male counterparts and should be thankful athletes like Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal came along. ...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Serena Williams Has Perfect Response To Sexist Comments By Indian Wells CEO

Serena Williams didn’t hold back her thoughts on the sexist comments Indian Wells CEO Raymond Moore made Sunday. The biggest story in tennis this weekend was the demeaning comments Moore made before Williams lost to Victoria Azarenka in the BNP Paribas Open final. Indian Wells CEO Raymond Moore's remarks this morning not likely to delight the WTA, its players, or fans: pic...
March 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Serena Williams named SI's Sportsperson of the Year

Sports Illustrated is ushering in a big change with the help of arguably the best-known female athlete in the world. The magazine has renamed its Sportsman of the Year award to Sportsperson of the Year, and it’s fitting that the 2015 winner will be Serena Williams. The legendary tennis player is the first solo female winner to win the award since Mary Cooper won the honor in 1983...
December 14, 2015  |  Discuss

‘Supergirl’ Serena foils robbery by would-be cellphone thief

Serena Williams fancies herself a Supergirl of sorts — and rightfully so — after she foiled a would-be thief who was attempting to make off with her cellphone. In a lengthy post to Facebook Wednesday, the tennis champ broke down how she successfully profiled the thief which helped her spring into action upon the moment he snatched her phone. Soooooo yesterday at dinner...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
November 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Drake blamed for Serena's loss; Lolo Jones swoops in

Serena Williams’ shocking loss to Roberta Vinci in the U.S. Open women’s semifinals Friday had many fans searching for answers. But it didn’t take them long to discover who to blame. via Instagram — Elliott Wilson (@ElliottWilson) September 11, 2015 That’d be Canadian rapper Drake, who was in attendance...
September 12, 2015  |  Discuss

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