Williams lost the decisive doubles match alongside Alison Riske to Sara Errani and Flavia Pennetta, and as a result the United States team were relegated to World Group II. It was Williams's first loss in the Fed Cup. She maintained her perfect record in singles by defeating Camila Giorgi and Errani. The week of April 20 marked Williams's 114th consecutive week ranked No. 1, the third-longest run in WTA history, behind Steffi Graf's 186 weeks and Navratilova's 156.
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Serena Williams gave her best to get ready for the US Open, which was not possible. Setting eyes on the trophy, Williams faced Naomi Osaka in a blockbuster clash and suffered a tough 6-3, 6-4 defeat.
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Serena Williams has led the calls for answers over Peng Shuai’s safety and whereabouts Credit: Splash 2 Peng, 35, has not been seen since alleging that she was sexually assaulted by retired Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli Credit: Getty
Williams made the controversial decision for Venus and her younger sister Serena to stop playing junior tennis, bypassing the usual breeding grounds for the pro tour.
Serena and Virgil had a profound relationship that transcended fashion and friendship. The duo set out together to show what their hands and strong-willed mind could achieve. They created some of the most iconic tennis outfits together. To pay condolences to him, the former World No.1 took to Instagram and shared a video of their shared journey.
Serena Williams on Friday joined the chorus of concern for Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai, whose whereabouts have been shrouded in mystery since she alleged a powerful Chinese politician sexually ...