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Australian Football Players Don Blackface, Dress Up As Venus And Serena Williams
Days in Australia since last blackface incident: 0.
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Serena Williams Hails Colin Kaepernick's Dedication To 'Greater Good'
"Every athlete, every human and definitely every African-American should be grateful," the tennis star said.
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Serena And Venus Williams Prepare For Tennis Stardom In Unearthed 1991 Video
Venus is 11 years old and Serena is just 9 in the old “Today” show clip.
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Serena Williams Tops Forbes' Highest-Paid Female Athletes Of 2018
The tennis superstar worked just four months out of the period Forbes tracked after taking time off to have her daughter, Olympia.
Venus Williams Will Not Face Criminal Charges For Fatal Car Crash In Florida
Jerome Barson, 78, who was a passenger in a sedan that collided with the SUV Williams was driving, died 13 days after the June 9 accident.
Maria Sharapova's Obsession With Serena Williams Is Familiar To Black Women
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The tennis star's remarks about Serena's appearance convey her disbelief in Serena's skill and a disturbing emphasis on her body.
American Tennis Is Alive Because Of Black Women
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By Joseph Pate A few weeks ago, I played tennis with a close friend of mine, also a young, black male. Thomas and I have
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Venus Williams Accidentally Served A Ball Boy With A Hit To The Groin
This wasn't in the job description.
Serena Williams Gives Birth To A Baby Girl
Labor Day weekend started off with a smash for Serena Williams, who welcomed her first child with husband Alexis Ohanian.
Video Shows Cop Telling Venus Williams He's Not Sure She Caused Crash
Police body camera shows the exchange with the tennis star after the crash that led to a death.
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Garbine Muguruza Blows Away Venus Williams To Take First Wimbledon Crown
The Venezuela-born 23-year-old sealed her second grand slam victory.
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Venus Williams Entered Intersection Legally Moments Before Fatal Crash: Police
Authorities first said the tennis star was "at fault" for the deadly car accident.
Venus Williams Breaks Down About Deadly Car Crash After Wimbledon Win
"There are really no words to describe ..."
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Venus Williams 'At Fault' In Car Crash That Led To Fatality, Police Say
"This is an unfortunate accident and Venus expresses her deepest condolences to the family who lost a loved one," Williams' lawyer said.
Serena And Venus Williams In Diapers Is Championship Cute
These babies had a pretty bright future ahead.
Serena Williams Is Pregnant
Serena Williams is pregnant! The tennis star revealed on SnapChat that she’s 20 weeks along.
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ESPN Drops Reporter Over Venus Williams 'Gorilla' Remark
Broadcaster Doug Adler says he “inadvertently chose the wrong word to describe her play.”
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