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Serena Williams: 'I am not retired. Chances of a return are very high'
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Serena Williams: 'I am not retired. Chances of a return are very high'

Serena Williams announced her retirement from tennis on August 9, saying she is "evolving away" from the sport.

Serena Williams welcomes Roger Federer to retirement: 'Always looked up to you'
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Serena Williams welcomes Roger Federer to retirement: 'Always looked up to you'

Among those sending congratulations to 41-year-old Federer for his tremendous career was 23-time Grand Slam winner Williams

Serena Williams says Tom Brady's NFL un-retirement 'really cool trend', reveals pressure from sister Venus
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Serena Williams says Tom Brady's NFL un-retirement 'really cool trend', reveals pressure from sister Venus

Williams didn't commit to following in the footsteps of Tom Brady who led Tampa Bay to victory in last week's NFL season opener.

Carlos Alcaraz and Iga Swiatek usher in new era after Big 3, Serena Williams
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Carlos Alcaraz and Iga Swiatek usher in new era after Big 3, Serena Williams

For many years, tennis has been wondering, perhaps worrying, over who will pick up from Nadal, Djokovic, Federer and Williams? It appears the answer came in New York.

Serena Williams gets well-earned rest following US Open exit, possible retirement
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Serena Williams gets well-earned rest following US Open exit, possible retirement

Serena's career seemingly came to an end when she lost last week in her final US Open.

Serena Williams exits the US Open in a manner fitting for her legendary career
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Serena Williams exits the US Open in a manner fitting for her legendary career

Serena Williams spoke of her love for tennis while semi-declaring retirement. In what may have been her farewell match, the 40-year-old reminded what has been the highlight of her career: the fight.

Serena Williams' husband sports t-shirt featuring daughter Olympia at US Open, pic goes viral
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Serena Williams' husband sports t-shirt featuring daughter Olympia at US Open, pic goes viral

Ohanian made sure his wife Serena Williams did not miss the presence of her daughter as he sported a black t-shirt with a photo of Olympia.

Serena Williams tributes: Sachin Tendulkar congratulates legendary tennis player on 'inspiring career'
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Serena Williams tributes: Sachin Tendulkar congratulates legendary tennis player on 'inspiring career'

Sachin Tendulkar hailed Serena Williams on her 'inspiring career' after she played possibly the last match of her glorious career.

Serena Williams: Catsuit, biker outfit, leopard print, tribute to Flo Jo - many dresses for success
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Serena Williams: Catsuit, biker outfit, leopard print, tribute to Flo Jo - many dresses for success

Serena Williams grabbed headlines not just for her tennis titles and outspoken views on society, she also was a trendsetter on the court.

Serena Williams stats: 23 majors, third-most No 1 reigns, win-loss records and more jaw-dropping numbers
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Serena Williams stats: 23 majors, third-most No 1 reigns, win-loss records and more jaw-dropping numbers

With her days as an active player likely coming to an end, we take a look at some statistics from Serena's glorious run spanning more than two decades

Serena Williams in quotes: 'Are you looking at my titles?', 'Venus is the only reason Serena ever existed'
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Serena Williams in quotes: 'Are you looking at my titles?', 'Venus is the only reason Serena ever existed'

Serena Williams played potentially the last match of her title-laden career in the third round of the US Open.

Watch: Serena Williams thanks parents, praises sister Venus in farewell speech at US Open
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Watch: Serena Williams thanks parents, praises sister Venus in farewell speech at US Open

A tearful Serena Williams thanked her parents Richard and Oracene, family, sister Venus Williams and the fans after third round defeat at US Open.

Serena Williams the ‘greatest of all time’, says her US Open third round conqueror Ajla Tomljanovic
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Serena Williams the ‘greatest of all time’, says her US Open third round conqueror Ajla Tomljanovic

The American 23-time Grand Slam title winner, and six-time champion in New York, lost her third round clash 7-5, 6-7 (4/7), 6-1.

Serena Williams falls at US Open: 'Thank you for inspiring us', 'GOAT', 'Unique' and more reactions
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Serena Williams falls at US Open: 'Thank you for inspiring us', 'GOAT', 'Unique' and more reactions

As Serena Williams played potentially her last match in a storied career, her peers and others from sport hailed her achievements and influence.

Serena Williams loses to Ajla Tomljanovic at US Open in possibly her last match
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Serena Williams loses to Ajla Tomljanovic at US Open in possibly her last match

Serena Williams conceded leads in each set to go down to Ajla Tomljanovic in what was possibly the last match of her storied career.

US Open 2022: Serena Williams' run inspiring people of all ages
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US Open 2022: Serena Williams' run inspiring people of all ages

Serena Williams' pursuit of another U.S. Open title at 40 is a reminder that women can not only remain competitive longer, but can compete now for the joy of it

US Open 2022: I feel like I've already won, says Serena Williams as farewell party goes on
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US Open 2022: I feel like I've already won, says Serena Williams as farewell party goes on

Having declared that she was already "evolving away from tennis" after a 27-year career, Williams' force of will ensured that the retirement party was put on hold for a little longer.

US Open 2022: Tiger Woods shows up to support Serena Williams for second round match
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US Open 2022: Tiger Woods shows up to support Serena Williams for second round match

Tiger Woods was in Williams' guest box at sold-out Arthur Ashe Stadium, two seats over from her sister, Venus.

US Open lookahead: Serena Williams, Daniil Medvedev to play Wednesday night
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US Open lookahead: Serena Williams, Daniil Medvedev to play Wednesday night

Andy Murray and Coco Gauff are in afternoon action along with Nick Kyrgios and Ons Jabeur, the runners-up at Wimbledon.

US Open 2022: Serena Williams chooses to 'stay vague' on retirement plans
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US Open 2022: Serena Williams chooses to 'stay vague' on retirement plans

The guessing game over Serena's concrete future plans continued with mixed messages delivered on court and then in her post-match news conference.