Serena Williams Photos Photos: 2010 Australian Open - Day 13
SLAM #12: 2010 Australian Open Champion Serena Williams ... Serena won her 5th Title as Defending Champion. It's a celebratory scene we have loved since 1999, when Serena Williams won her first Slam singles title at the US Open at the age of 17. Serena is playing better than ever. #TeamSerena
6/18/15 Via Championship Tennis: #TBT: In 2000, Venus Williams defeats sister Serena Williams to become only the 2nd African American female to win the Championships, #Wimbledon title since Althea Gibson won it in 1957 & successfully defended in 1958. Little sis Serena would soon follow as only the 3rd African American woman to win The Championships, Wimbledon.
Serena Williams Photos Photos: 2013 U.S. Open - Day 14
JUMP FOR JOY: Serena Williams celebrates winning her 5th US Open Title. This puts Serena's singles SLAM wins at 17. Serena hit 6 of the 8 winners in the third set beating Vika Azarenka 7-5, 6-7, 6-1. Serena had never won two consecutive US Opens, but now she has, adding to the 4 other trophies she earned in New York in 1999 (at age 17) - then 2002 & then 2008 & then 2012. 9/8/13 #TEAMSERENA