Serena Williams

How Language Is Harming Sportswomen

Stuart Fagg | Posted 30.09.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Stuart Fagg

I study language. July 2015 was a month of women's sporting achievement with England reaching a World Cup Semi final and Heather Watson taking Serena ...

Serena Williams Recites Empowering Poem At NYFW Show

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 13.09.2016 | UK Style

Serena Williams recited a powerful spoken word poem about the strength of a woman at her New York Fashion Week show. Williams’ voice could be heard ...

Two Famous Pairs Of Tennis Playing Siblings Crash Out

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 08.08.2016 | UK

Drama in the tennis as two famous tennis families failed to progress at the Rio Games on Sunday. Great Britain’s Andy and Jamie Murray went out in t...

Why We Need to Celebrate Women in Sport

Kate Wyver | Posted 12.07.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Kate Wyver

Female bodies are often portrayed as an inconvenience, with Williams' nipples showing through her tight Nike top drawing more attention than her game play over the course of the tournament. Similarly we're told that young girls are distracting to schoolboys, as if that's our problem rather than theirs. Sport helps us build self confidence that society does so much to destroy.

Serena Williams Is My Hero!

Martyn Stewart | Posted 11.07.2016 | UK Sport
Martyn Stewart

Perception is everything. First of all, don't jump on me for not using the word 'heroine' in the title. I know some will, but playing the politically correct game of appeasement by referencing Serena's gender is missing the point. An argument pitting men and women against each other in a battle for equality and respect is not what this is about.

Serena Williams Just Made History

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 09.07.2016 | UK

Serena Williams has soared into the record books by winning the Wimbledon women’s singles final, equalling the record for the most grand slams ever ...

The Truth About Allergies

Dr Diahanne Rhiney | Posted 29.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Diahanne Rhiney

Summer is here and the dreaded headlines have started already. Just a few weeks ago the newspaper headlines screamed: 'SUPER ALLERGIES to hit Britain this summer hitting a record one in four sufferers'. Over 150 million people have allergies in Europe making it the most common chronic disease.

Serena Williams On Learning 'There's More To Life Than Sport'

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 07.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Serena Williams is ranked world number one in women's tennis with 21 Grand Slam singles titles, 15 Grand Slam doubles titles and four Olympic gold med...

EXCLUSIVE: What Serena Has To Say About That Beyonce Video

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 24.06.2016 | UK Entertainment

It was a big day yesterday for Serena Williams, even by her own extraordinary standards. First, it was announced that she has been seeded number one ...

Serena Williams Gives Us Serious Swimsuit Goals

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 20.06.2016 | UK Style

Serena Williams has just singlehandedly launched a swimwear trend - and it's not for the faint-hearted. The tennis superstar posed for a series of stu...

This Is What Happens When You Say Something Sexist To Serena Williams

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 10.06.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Whatever you do, do not mess with Serena Williams. In a hilarious video created with Glamour magazine, the tennis star serves up a healthy dose of rev...

Serena Williams Learns The Hard Way Why Humans Shouldn't Eat Dog Food

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 13.05.2016 | UK

The gourmet food Serena Williams ordered off the hotel room-service menu for dogs looked good enough for her to eat - so that's exactly what the top-r...

This Is What Serena Williams' Fans Think About Her Being Photoshopped

The Huffington Post | Poorna Bell | Posted 29.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

It seems crackers that one of the world's best athletes, Serena Williams, should have to defend herself against comments about her physique. So when ...

Serena Williams Just Had A Major Hair Makeover

The Huffington Post | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 24.03.2016 | UK Style

Serena Williams stunned fans on Instagram and Snapchat when she debuted a bold new 'do. The tennis champ matched her locks to the court, sporting a br...

Less Balls Please - Why Tennis Should Keep Pay Equal

Jenny Laville | Posted 21.03.2016 | UK Sport
Jenny Laville

If you are giving someone a lower rate of pay because of their gender, that is wrong. Djokovic may say it's based on popularity of players, but it's gender he is using as the dividing line, not gate receipts.

Serena Williams Delivers Powerful Speech At Sportsperson Of The Year

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 18.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Just when you thought it wasn't possible to love Serena Williams anymore, she goes and delivers a kick-ass acceptance speech that will send shivers do...

Serena Williams Proves She Doesn't Need Photoshop In Daring Sheer Dress

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 16.12.2015 | UK Style

Serena Williams' Sports Illustrated cover was accused of being Photoshopped, but after the magazine denied the claims, the tennis champ proved the cri...

Sports Illustrated Respond To Claims It Photoshopped Serena Williams Cover

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 15.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

When Serena Williams' Sports Illustrated cover was revealed on Monday, Twitter users were quick to accuse the magazine of Photoshopping the tennis sta...

People Aren't Happy About Serena Williams' 'Photoshopped' Sports Illustrated Cover

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 15.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Update: Speaking to HuffPost UK, a spokesperson for Sports Illustrated said: "We did nothing to change the integrity of the cover image or likeness of...

Serena Williams Has Some Incredible Advice On Picking Your Passwords

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 31.10.2015 | UK Tech

Not content with being an international tennis star, guest editor of Wired and all-round incredible person, Serena Williams also has some amazing advi...

Serena Williams Has Taken Over Wired For The Best Possible Reason

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.10.2015 | UK Tech

International tennis star Serena Williams has guest edited a very special issue of Wired in November that will focus solely on the issues of race, gen...

Pirelli 2016 Calendar Ditches Nude Models For 'Strong, Natural' Women

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 01.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Once upon a time Pirelli calendars were synonymous with nudes and knickers, but now the Italian annual has had something of a revamp. The eagerly a...

Serena Williams Nails #NYFW And Has A Special Someone In Front Row

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 16.09.2015 | UK Style

Serena Williams unveiled her Spring 2016 collection at New York Fashion Week on Tuesday, proving she is not just a star on the tennis court. The 33...

Serena Williams' Sassy Response To Being Asked 'Why Aren't You Smiling?'

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Being told to smile is the ultimate bug bear for women. And it's something that Serena Williams knows all too well. The tennis star attended a late...

Serena Williams Shows 'Built Like A Man' Trolls What Femininity Really Is

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

There's no denying Serena Williams is a bad-ass. But when it comes to dealing with sexism in the sport that she's dominated for years, she's badder st...