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Serena Williams Sets The Record Straight About Cheating Claim In U.S Open Final: “I Just Don’t Understand What He Was Talking About”

Serena Williams is ready to “move on” from the controversy surrounding her U.S Open Final defeat against Naomi Osaka.  In the final, Serena was penalized for coaching, slapped with a point penalty for racquet smashing and docked a game-point for verbal abuse. Initially, Patrick Mouratoglou, Serena’s coach, claimed he sent …

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Australian Artist Says Drawing Of Serena Williams Isn’t Racist: “The World Has Just Gone Crazy”

The Australian newspaper that released the controversial image of #SerenaWilliams as an enraged baby is defending its artist’s work. Racist, insensitive, sexist and overall inappropriate is what many are calling cartoonist #MarkKnight after he released his exaggerated depiction of Williams losing the U.S. Open on Saturday. Williams was fined $17,000 for …

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Serena Williams Fined $17,000 For U.S. Open Controversy

After yesterday’s controversy with the umpire during the U.S. Open, Serena Williams be fined $17,000 for three separate code violations. Williams will be fined $4,000 for a coaching violation, $3,000 for smashing her racquet, and $10,000 for verbal abuse towards the umpire. On Saturday, Serena was penalized during the tennis …

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Man Sentenced For Killing Venus and Serena Williams’ Sister Was Released and Reportedly Arrested Again For Parole Violation

In 2003, #YetundePrice, the elder half-sister of tennis superstars Venus and #SerenaWilliams, was gunned down in a drive-by shooting in Compton, California. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Three years later after two mistrials, the shooter, Robert Edward Maxfield, was sentenced to 15 years in prison for voluntary manslaughter.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ After more than a decade behind bars, …

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