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Serena And Billie Jean Are On The Same Team

Some people would say that Serena Williams is Billie Jean King 2.0. That’s what made King’s suggestion that Serena chill on a celebrity lifestyle...

Serena Williams: The Other Side Of Greatness


Pressure is a privilege. ~Billie Jean King

Every time Serena Williams steps on the court, there is pressure. Every time she does so in a Grand Slam, the pressure amps up. She, along with her coac

“Melanated Skin-Toned Communities Are Often Marginalized” | Naomi Osaka Taps Colin Kaepernick For Skin...

Naomi Osaka has been more than an athlete since her breakout after defeating Serena Williams at the U.S. Open in 2018, and her recent...

“Will I Have To Explain To My Daughter That Her Brother Is Gonna Make...

Serena Jameka Williams is the greatest women’s tennis player to ever pick up a racquet and arguably the best athlete ever, male or female....

Serena Williams ‘Devastated and Shocked’ Over The Disappearance Of Fellow Player Peng Shuai

Twenty-three-time Grand Slam singles tennis champion Serena Williams sent a tweet out on Thursday, Nov. 18, that expressed concerns about the whereabouts of a...

Happy Birthday Arthur Ashe: The Only Black Man To Win Wimbledon Turns 78 In...

As the #6 seed and what was then-considered the advanced age of 31, Arthur Ashe spanked Jimmy Connors in a huge upset to become the first black man to ever win the Wimbledon championship

Naomi Osaka Calls Her Own Shots & She’s Earned The Right

Tennis star Naomi Osaka played one match at the French Open and now she's headed home. The world's No. 1 tennis attraction said she’s withdrawing...

Women’s History Month: The Legacy of Althea Gibson from FAMU To Tennis Immortality

Hailing from Silver, South Carolina in 1927, Althea Gibson grew up in Harlem, New York. After winning the New York City women's paddle tennis...

USTA Names Marisa Grimes As Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer

To support the sport of tennis’ dedication to diversity and inclusion as 2020 has thrust social injustice, systemic oppression and lack of leadership opportunities...