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Serena Williams, chasing her record-tying 24th Grand Slam crown, lost to Victoria Azarenka in three sets on Thursday in the US Open semifinals.
Showing her support in the Black Lives Matter movement, fourth seed Osaka walked out of her semifinal clash at the Western and Southern Open last week.
According to Forbes “Among all tennis players, only Roger Federer made more than Osaka from endorsements.”
“I always said I would put my health at the heart of my decision,” tweeted Simona Halep.
This is also the first time Serena Williams recorded a loss to an opponent outside of the WTA top 100 in eight years.
Williams sisters fought on-court and Serena defeated her older sister Venus. This was the 31st edition of this on-court sibling rivalry as pros.
Tennis player Cori Coco Gauff replied to a sexist comment on TikTok saying tennis is not about gender but skills.
Serena and Venus Williams to face off in the second round at the Top Seed Open. Between 2001 and 2009, the Williams sisters met eight times in Grand Slam finals.
Williams is already prepping to enter the next scheduled Grand Slam tournament, the US Open, which is slated to begin in New York on August 31.
Here are five instances that prove Alexis Olympia is no less a celebrity than her mom.
After giving birth to her daughter, in 2010, the former India No 1 made her comeback as a 33-year-old and played for India in the Commonwealth Games 2010.
“Now I’ve been social distancing for actually a really long time, for probably two weeks now, and every little thing makes me crazy.”