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Serena Williams

Tennis superstar Serena Williams was born on September 26, 1981 in Saginaw, Michigan to mother Oracene Price and father Richard Williams, a tennis coach. Williams comes from a large family. Besides her sister Venus, who is also a pro tennis player, she has sisters Isha Price and Lyndrea Price and brothers Richard Williams III, Dylan Starr Williams, and Ronner Williams. Her older half-sister, Yetunde Price, was murdered on September 14, 2003. She has won all four Grand Slam tennis tournaments and multiple Olympic gold medals. Off the court, Williams is passionate about fashion. She has her own clothing line and enrolled in classes at the Palm Beach Nail School to become a licensed nail technician. Williams married Reddit founder Alexis Ohanian on November 16, 2017 in New Orleans. The couple welcomed daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr. on September 1, 2017. To learn more about Williams, watch the documentaries “Serena” and “Venus and Serena.”

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Serena Williams Says Colin Kaepernick Would Win Super Bowl If Hired

Serena Williams
Kaepernick Would Win Super Bowl ... If Hired

Well, this is interesting ...  Serena Williams -- who owns a minority stake in the Miami Dolphins -- says she's convinced, if a team hired Colin Kaepernick, he would win the Super Bowl. … READ MORE >

Serena Williams Says Postpartum Emotions Contributed to Tennis Loss

Serena Williams
Postpartum Emotions Contributed to Tennis Loss

Serena Williams says she was in a "funk" during her historic loss at the Silicon Valley Classic last week -- all because postpartum emotions made her feel like a bad mom.  Williams suffered… READ MORE >

- 12 days ago
Killer of Serena and Venus Williams' Half-Sister, Yetunde Price, Released from Prison

Venus & Serena Williams
Sister's Murderer Released from Prison

The gang member who murdered Yetunde Price -- the half-sister of tennis stars Venus and Serena Williams -- is now a free man after serving 12 years in prison. Robert Maxfield was convicted of… READ MORE >

- 18 days ago
Common Backs Serena Williams, 'Yes, She's Being Discriminated Against'

Common
Serena Is Being Discriminated Against ... 'She's a Black Woman'

Common is strongly siding with his ex-GF, Serena Williams -- telling TMZ Sports someone is trying to "take her down" by drug testing her more than usual ... and it's all because… READ MORE >

- 24 days ago
Serena Williams Claims 'Discrimination' In Tennis Drug Tests

Serena Williams
Claims 'Discrimination' In Tennis Drug Tests

Serena Williams is furious at the "random" drug tests in her sport -- claiming she's been singled out by officials and tested more than any other player ... and she's saying it's "discrimination."… READ MORE >

- 24 days ago
Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle Watching Serena Williams At Wimbledon

Kate and Meghan
Double Duchess ... We Roll with Serena!!!

9:33 AM PT -- Serena was defeated by Angelique Kerber, 6-3 6-3, who won her first career Wimbledon title and third major. Serena was interviewed after the match, saying she was disappointed she… READ MORE >

- 35 days ago
Drake Cheering On Serena Williams At Wimbledon, Exes Can Be Friends!!

Drake
Cheering On Serena At Wimbledon ... Exes Can Be Friends!!

Drake is teaching the world a valuable lesson from a courtside seat at Serena Williams' Wimbledon match Tuesday ... exes don't have to hate each other!! The "In My Feelings" rapper was all… READ MORE >

- 39 days ago
Meghan Markle Brings Serena Williams to Prince Harry's Polo Match

Meghan Markle
Harry's Polo Match Cheering Section ... Includes Serena Williams

If you're gonna play great you might as well have one of the greatest of all time watching you, which is what happened over the weekend when Serena Williams turned up to watch Prince Harry play… READ MORE >

- 47 days ago
Serena Williams is Not Too Injured for Disneyland!

Serena Williams
Not Too Injured for Disneyland!

Serena Williams doesn't seem too bummed about pulling out of the French Open this week -- in fact, she's nursing her injury at Disneyland!!! The tennis superstar rounded up her family -- Mom,… READ MORE >

- 72 days ago
Serena Williams Pulls Out of Maria Sharapova Match Due to Injury

Serena Williams
Pulls Out of Sharapova Match ... Due to Injury

NOOOOO!!!!! Serena Williams' highly-anticipated showdown with Maria Sharapova at the French Open ain't happening on Monday ... after Serena pulled out of the match due to an injury. It's… READ MORE >

- 75 days ago
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