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Serena Williams

Serena Jameka Williams (born September 26, 1981) is a professional American tennis player. The Women's Tennis Association has ranked her World No. 1 in singles on five separate occasions. She became the World No. 1 for the first time on July 8, 2002, and regained this ranking for the fifth time on November 2, 2009. She is the only female player to have won over $40 million in prize money. Already regarded as one of the greatest tennis players of all time, her 30 Grand Slam titles ties her for eighth on the all-time list: 15 in singles, 13 in women's doubles, and 2 in mixed doubles. She is the most recent player, male or female, to have held all four Grand Slam singles titles simultaneously ('02–'03) and only the fifth woman ever to do so. Her total of 15 Grand Slam singles titles is sixth on the all-time list, and fourth in the open era, behind Steffi Graf (22 titles) and Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova (18 titles each). Among active players, male or female, she holds the most Major titles amid singles, doubles, and mixed doubles. She won her 13 Grand Slam doubles titles with her sister Venus Williams and the pair is unbeaten in Grand Slam finals. Serena Williams is also a two

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Serena Williams: I Regret US Open Outburst

Serena Williams
I Regret US Open Outburst

Serena Williams is telling friends ... she's sorry about her outburst during the women's final at the US Open yesterday -- when she berated a referee for penalizing her at a crucial point in the… READ MORE >

Serena Williams -- Cited for Verbal Abuse

Serena Williams
Cited For Verbal Abuse

Serena Williams has been cited for verbally abusing the ref during her U.S. Open match Sunday.Now the US Open referee is investigating Serena Williams for her outburst -- and, worst case scenario,… READ MORE >

- 1267 days ago
Vikings Star: I've Been Training w/ the Williams Sisters!

Vikings Star:
I've Been Training w/ the Williams Sisters!

Minnesota Vikings stud Bryant McKinnie is all set for the new NFL season to start -- telling TMZ he's kept himself in tip-top shape during the lockout by training with Venus and Serena… READ MORE >

- 1315 days ago
Serena Williams Stomachs the Competition

Serena Williams
Stomachs the Competition

Wearing a mismatched black and pink bikini, tennis diva Serena Williams cooled her rock hard body in the waters off South Beach this weekend.The buff 29-year-old brickhouse does not need a… READ MORE >

- 1323 days ago
Sean Kingston -- Hospital Visit from Serena Williams

Sean Kingston
Hospital Visit from Serena Williams

Tennis great Serena Williams went to Jackson Memorial Hospital in Florida yesterday to visit her good friend Sean Kingston ... who's still recovering from a devastating jet skiing accident this… READ MORE >

- 1371 days ago
Serena Williams -- Alleged Stalker Arrested

Serena Williams
Alleged Stalker Arrested

A man accused of stalking tennis legend Serena Williams  -- who somehow got into her dressing room at the Home Shopping Network -- was arrested this morning in Florida ... TMZ has… READ MORE >

- 1399 days ago
Serena Williams -- Game, Set, Rapper?!

Serena Williams
Game, Set, Rapper?!

Tennis superstar Serena Williams doubles as a fashion designer, spokeswoman, and part owner of the Miami Dolphins -- but now TMZ has learned she's adding RAPPER to her resumé. We're told… READ MORE >

- 1407 days ago
Serena Williams Hospitalized for Pulmonary Embolism

Serena Williams
Hospitalized for Pulmonary Embolism

Serena Williams was rushed to an L.A. hospital yesterday to undergo emergency treatment for a pulmonary embolism ... this according to the 29-year-old tennis star's rep.Williams' rep released a… READ MORE >

- 1461 days ago
Kelly vs. Serena: Who'd You Rather?

Kelly vs. Serena
Who'd You Rather?

Beyonce's former backup singer Kelly Rowland and re-styled tennis ace Serena Williams glammed it up at the same event in NYC on Thursday.Question is ...   READ MORE >

- 1648 days ago
Venus vs. Serena: Who'd You Rather?

Venus vs. Serena
Who'd You Rather?

Biological sisters and tennis phenoms Venus Williams, 29 (left), and Serena Williams, 28 (right), put their game faces on at the same event in Miami this weekend.Question is ... More Who'd You… READ MORE >

- 1847 days ago

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