Tennis

Serena Williams is Investing in Women of Color

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Besides being arguably the greatest tennis player ever and one of the greatest athletes the world has ever seen, Serena Williams is stepping her efforts as an entrepreneur. Williams recently announced her newest role in helping businesses established by women of color to receive the investments they need to excel in their specific sectors of […]

Mitchell & Ness Serves Up a Tennis-Themed Collection With Clearweather

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Mitchell & Ness is honoring 115 years of providing quality athletic apparel that crosses into the lifestyle sector by dropping a new capsule collaboration with California sneaker haven Clearweather. Advertisement While the M&N brand now covers all platforms when it comes to sportswear, many people might not know that it originally focused on stringing hand-crafted […]

The French Open Doesn’t Want Serena Williams to Wear Her Infamous Black Cat Suit

The French Open Doesn't Want Serena Williams to Wear Her Infamous Black Cat Suit

The French Open dress code is being petty for targeting Serena Williams and her black catsuit. According to ESPN, The French Tennis Federation president, Bernard Giudicelli, says the tournament is introducing a dress code to regulate players’ uniforms because “I think that sometimes we’ve gone too far.” Giudicelli added, “It will no longer be accepted. One must respect the game and […]

Serena Williams Never Spent a Day Without her Daughter

Serena Williams Never Spent a Day Without her Daughter

Serena Williams is extremely connected to her infant, Alexis Olympia Ohanian, Jr. “319 days since I gave birth to this amazing baby @OlympiaOhanian,” the superstar tennis player shared on Twitter with a snap of Olympia sleeping on her chest. “I’ve spent 319 of those days with her. I’m so fortunate.” According to Williams’ observations, Olympia […]

Sloane Stephens Debuts the Wimbledon Collection from NikeCourt

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Words by Shatay Speights Professional tennis player Sloan Stephens has been tapped by NikeCourt to serve as the face of their Wimbledon 2018 collection. Other brands, like Palace and Adidas, have also been debuting 2018 collections for athletes to wear at Wimbledon. Advertisement NikeCourt is the extension of Nike that is dedicated to preserving the […]

Palace Preps for Wimbledon With a New adidas Tennis Collaboration

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For those enjoying the first day of Wimbledon today, here’s another treat for ya: Palace will soon be dropping a new collection created especially for the tournament alongside the good people over at adidas Tennis. Advertisement The upcoming collaborative set of sportswear will be worn by all adidas Tennis players during the tournament, and they’ll […]

Sean Kingston Claims Relationship With Serena Williams

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Sean Kingston wants the world to know that he once had a fling with Serena Williams. The “Beautiful Girls” songwriter stopped by BBC Radio 1’s “Smashed With Sloth”, to speak on his first record deal at age 17, Justin Bieber, business, music and the women he’s dated. When the topic of women came up, Sean […]

Serena Williams Welcomes a Baby Girl!

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Serena Williams welcomes a baby girl with fiancé Alexis Ohanian on Friday (September 1st). The baby was born at Saint Mary Medical Center in West Palm Beach weighing 6 pounds, 13 ounces. The 35 year old, tennis pro announced her pregnancy in April on Snapchat on a boat, wearing a black one-piece and showing off her […]

Holding Court – Venus Williams has been labelled a “Bad Guy” by her competition. She doesn’t care – she’s just winning tennis matches.

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Words by Stacy Y. China This article was originally published in The Source Magazine, April 1998 (Issue #103)   She Stands 6’2″ and has been labelled a “Bad Guy” by her competition. But VENUS WILLIAMS doesn’t care – she’s just winning tennis matches. Advertisement   The fans love her—they already stop her in the street and […]

John McEnroe Refuses To Apologize For Sexist Serena Williams Comments

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John McEnroe is refusing to back down on statements he made about how 23-time Grand Slam winner Serena Williams’ would fare on the men’s circuit. McEnroe, a 7-time Grand Slam winner, sparked controversy during a Sunday, June 25, NPR interview when he said Williams would “be, like, 700 in the world” if she played on […]

The Williams Sisters Will Face Off In The Australian Open Finals

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It’s family reunion on one of tennis most “down under” Grand Slam stage of them all. It seems likes the Williams sisters are amongst the latest to prove that Jay-Z was right when he said “30’s is the new 20’s”. Once again, Venus and Serena have proven to the tennis world that no matter how […]