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Australian Open 2019: Serena Williams ensured daughter's first doll was black as she rarely saw one growing up
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Australian Open 2019: Serena Williams ensured daughter's first doll was black as she rarely saw one growing up

Serena Williams said she rarely came across black dolls when she was growing up and wanted to make sure her baby had one.

Hopman Cup: Serena Williams completes clean sweep with straight-sets victory over Britain's Katie Boulter
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Hopman Cup: Serena Williams completes clean sweep with straight-sets victory over Britain's Katie Boulter

Serena Williams completed a clean sweep of her singles matches at the mixed teams Hopman Cup in Perth on Thursday as she prepares for her bid to make Grand Slam history at the Australian Open.

Serena Williams set for Australian Open return; injury-prone Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal to compete at showpiece event
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Serena Williams set for Australian Open return; injury-prone Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal to compete at showpiece event

Serena Williams will make her return to the Australian Open for the first time since winning in 2017 when eight-weeks pregnant, it was confirmed Wednesday, with virtually all the world's top 100 players due at Melbourne Park.

Wimbledon 2018: Serena Williams's return from maternity leave raises questions over what tournament facilities
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Wimbledon 2018: Serena Williams's return from maternity leave raises questions over what tournament facilities

Serena Williams' return to top-level tennis raises questions about what the organising bodies of tournaments can do to accommodate the needs of mothers in the game.

Wimbledon 2018: Surprised Serena Williams thanks organisers for making her 25th seed despite poor ranking
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Wimbledon 2018: Surprised Serena Williams thanks organisers for making her 25th seed despite poor ranking

Serena Williams has thanked Wimbledon for seeding her in spite of her poor ranking, which has come about due to her absence during pregnancy.

US Open will consider Serena Williams' pregnancy while making seedings after furore at French Open
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US Open will consider Serena Williams' pregnancy while making seedings after furore at French Open

While making no promises about where 23-time Grand Slam singles champion Williams might be seeded, USTA president Katrina Adams said the Open would "revise the seedings if pregnancy is a factor in the current rankings of a player."

French Open 2018: Serena Williams describes eye-catching black catsuit as ‘fun as well as functional’
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French Open 2018: Serena Williams describes eye-catching black catsuit as ‘fun as well as functional’

Serena Williams admitted her eye-catching, figure-hugging black catsuit she sported on her Roland Garros return on Tuesday was inspired by the smash hit Black Panther movie, but was also intended to help women with post-natal complications.

Indian Wells Masters: Serena Williams defeated in straight sets by sister Venus in comeback tournament
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Indian Wells Masters: Serena Williams defeated in straight sets by sister Venus in comeback tournament

Serena Williams' return to tournament tennis came to an abrupt end on Monday as she crashed out of Indian Wells with a 6-3, 6-4 loss to her sister Venus.

Indian Wells: Excited Serena Williams 'can't wait for future' as she makes return to WTA tour after pregnancy
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Indian Wells: Excited Serena Williams 'can't wait for future' as she makes return to WTA tour after pregnancy

"I think everyone should have high expectations," said Serena Williams, who will be unseeded at Indian Wells and open her campaign against 53rd-ranked Zarina Diyas of Kazakhstan

Serena Williams says she almost died after giving birth to her daughter Alexis Olympia last year
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Serena Williams says she almost died after giving birth to her daughter Alexis Olympia last year

Serena Williams 'almost died' after giving birth to her daughter last September, the former women’s world number one tennis player wrote in a column

Fed Cup: Serena Williams says she's on 'right track' despite doubles defeat in dead rubber on comeback
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Fed Cup: Serena Williams says she's on 'right track' despite doubles defeat in dead rubber on comeback

Serena and her sister Venus were outgunned by the unheralded Dutch pairing of Lesley Kerkhove and Demi Schuurs, who were playing in their first ever outing together.

Fed Cup: Venus Williams, CoCo Vandeweghe put USA 2-0 up against Netherlands; Czech Republic lead Switzerland
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Fed Cup: Venus Williams, CoCo Vandeweghe put USA 2-0 up against Netherlands; Czech Republic lead Switzerland

Seven-time Grand Slam winner Venus Williams needed an hour and 19 minutes to brush aside her 124th-ranked Dutch opponent Arantxa Rus 6-1, 6-4.

Fed Cup: Serena Williams ready for comeback after 'ups and downs', set to play only doubles for USA
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Fed Cup: Serena Williams ready for comeback after 'ups and downs', set to play only doubles for USA

Serena Williams revealed the "ups and downs" she faced during her year away from competitive tennis but insisted she's now focused in her quest to once more dominate the sport.

Serena Williams to play first competitive match since pregnancy in Fed Cup tie against Netherlands
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Serena Williams to play first competitive match since pregnancy in Fed Cup tie against Netherlands

Williams was pregnant when she won her 23rd major crown last January in Melbourne and last played Fed Cup in April 2015 against Italy.

Serena Williams sorts out baby daughter's teething issues, hints at Australian Open 2018 return
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Serena Williams sorts out baby daughter's teething issues, hints at Australian Open 2018 return

Serena Williams posted a picture of an empty tennis court looking set up for the start of a workout.

Serena Williams set to tie the knot with Alexis Ohanian in New Orleans today, reports say
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Serena Williams set to tie the knot with Alexis Ohanian in New Orleans today, reports say

Music royalty Beyonce and Jay Z, along with actress Eva Longoria are among the A-listers reportedly convening in New Orleans for Williams' wedding to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian.