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Serena Williams responds to criticism about equality fight after Wimbledon loss – Fox News
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Serena Williams responds to criticism about equality fight after Wimbledon loss – Fox News

Serena Williams has not won a Grand Slam tournament since 2017 and, after her latest Wimbledon loss to Simona Halep, she was questioned about how much she focused on tennis.Williams’ bid for a record-tying 24th major win came up short Saturday when Halep defeated her, 6-2, 6-2, in under an hour at the All England Club. During…

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Serena Williams delivers powerful response to people who say she should ‘stop fighting for equality’ – The indy100
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Serena Williams delivers powerful response to people who say she should ‘stop fighting for equality’ – The indy100

There are no two ways about it, Serena Williams is an absolute hero. And it’s unsurprising that she’s consolidated this hero status once again in a post-match interview. Speaking to reporters on Saturday shortly after her loss to Romanian Simona Halep in the Wimbledon final, marking her third consecutive defeat in a Grand Slam final, Williams had the…

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Serena Williams Had No Idea Meghan Markle Was Getting Flak At Wimbledon – Access

Serena Williams doesn’t keep up with gossip about Meghan Markle. At a Wimbledon post-play press conference, the tennis ace revealed she stays away from headlines about her royal pal, who received negative attention for her security officer’s apparent handling of a selfie-taking fan at the tournament last week.» SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/AHSub» Visit Our Website: http://www.AccessOnline.com/#Access#MeghanMarkle#SerenaWilliams#Wimbledon

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Serena Williams rebukes Billie Jean King: My fight for equality ends when ‘I’m in my grave’ – Yahoo Sports
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Serena Williams rebukes Billie Jean King: My fight for equality ends when ‘I’m in my grave’ – Yahoo Sports

Serena Williams has no plans to give up fighting for equality any time soon.Speaking after her 6-2, 6-2 defeat to Simona Halep in the women’s singles final at Wimbledon, Williams offered a sharp rebuttal to Billie Jean King’s previous comments calling on her to focus solely on tennis.When asked about King’s comments, Williams said, “The day I…

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Serena Williams vows to never stop fighting for equality | 2019 Wimbledon Press Conference – ESPN UK
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Serena Williams vows to never stop fighting for equality | 2019 Wimbledon Press Conference – ESPN UK

Published on Jul 13, 2019Serena Williams speaks after her 6-2, 6-2 loss vs. Romania’s Simona Halep in the women’s final at Wimbledon. Williams reacts to the support she received from Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, in the final, and gives her thoughts on her chances of equaling Margaret Court’s record of 24 Grand Slam titles. She…

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Tennis: Serena puts legend King in her place, says equality is her cause – The Straits Times
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Tennis: Serena puts legend King in her place, says equality is her cause – The Straits Times

LONDON (AFP) – Serena Williams delivered a stinging rebuke to fellow tennis legend Billie Jean King who said she should focus on tennis and stop behaving like a celebrity and fighting for equality. King – who was no stranger to fighting for equality for women players when she was starting out – may feel justified…

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Equality is my cause: Serena puts legend King in her place – The Punch
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Equality is my cause: Serena puts legend King in her place – The Punch

Serena Williams says Billie Jean King is wrong to tell her to just focus on tennis. Photo: AFP / Ben STANSALL Serena Williams delivered a stinging rebuke to fellow tennis legend Billie Jean King who said she should focus on tennis and stop behaving like a celebrity and fighting for equality. King — who was…

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Serena has lost ‘intimidation’ factor, says Halep – The Punch
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Serena has lost ‘intimidation’ factor, says Halep – The Punch

Simona Halep and Serena Williams at 2019 Wimbledon final. Photo: AFP Simona Halep believes that Serena Williams has lost the intimidation factor that once condemned rivals to defeat even before they set foot on court. Halep handed the American legend a 6-2, 6-2 rout in the Wimbledon final on Saturday to become the first Romanian…

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Serena Williams Runner-Up Press Conference Wimbledon 2019 – Wimbledon
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Serena Williams Runner-Up Press Conference Wimbledon 2019 – Wimbledon

This is the official Wimbledon YouTube page. The Championships 2019 will run from 1 July – 14 July. To join the Wimbledon story this year, visit wimbledon.com/mywimbledonSUBSCRIBE to The Wimbledon YouTube Channel: http://www.youtube.com/wimbledonLIKE Wimbledon on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WimbledonFOLLOW Wimbledon on Twitter: https://twitter.com/WimbledonFOLLOW Wimbledon on Instagram: https://instagram.com/WimbledonFOLLOW Wimbledon on Snapchat: add WimbledonVISIT: http://www.wimbledon.com/ARCHIVE: To license footage, please…

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Elusive 24th for Serena as Halep wins Wimbledon – P.M. News
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Elusive 24th for Serena as Halep wins Wimbledon – P.M. News

Simona Halep: new Wimbledon champion Romanian Simona Halep thrashed Serena Williams in the Wimbledon finals on Saturday, to win her second Grand Slam and condemn the 7th time champion to continue the search for the elusive record-equalling 24th Grand Slam. In what was a mismatch, Halep literally overpowered Serena, blitzing through with a 6-2 6-2…

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Serena Williams vs Simona Halep, Wimbledon 2019 women’s final: live score and latest updates – The Telegraph
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Serena Williams vs Simona Halep, Wimbledon 2019 women’s final: live score and latest updates – The Telegraph

1:13PM tennis tennis tennis Hello! Welcome to a liveblog for another game of tennis – this one’s important! That’s because Simona Halep  has to try and beat the last boss, Serena Williams, in order to win the shiny Wimbledon trophy, which is actually a plate, which is called a dish. The Venus Rosewater Dish will…

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Serena Williams vs Simona Halep, Wimbledon 2019 women’s final: What time does it start today, what TV channel is it on and what is our prediction? – The Telegraph
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Serena Williams vs Simona Halep, Wimbledon 2019 women’s final: What time does it start today, what TV channel is it on and what is our prediction? – The Telegraph

What is it? The ladies’ singles final at SW19, between heavy-hitter Serena Williams and first-time Wimbledon finalist Simona Halep. Williams is aiming to win her eighth singles title at the All England Club and will start this match as a strong favourite given that she has won nine of her 10 meetings with Halep. It is…

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Serena Williams faces Simona Halep in Wimbledon final chasing 24th Grand Slam title – BBC Sport
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Serena Williams faces Simona Halep in Wimbledon final chasing 24th Grand Slam title – BBC Sport

The winner of Saturday’s final will take home £2.35m, with the runner-up getting £1.175mWimbledon 2019 women’s final on the BBCVenue: All England Club Date: Saturday, 13 July Time: 14:00 BSTCoverage: Live on BBC TV, Radio 5 Live Sports Extra, the BBC Sport website and mobile app with text commentary online. Full detailsSerena Williams will need…

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Serena keeps calm and carries on in pursuit of number 24 – Vanguard
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Serena keeps calm and carries on in pursuit of number 24 – Vanguard

There were no intimidating roars of common, few fist pumps and the volume was turned down on the grunting that often accompanies her matches as Serena Williams marched into her 11th Wimbledon singles final on Thursday. NEW YORK, NY – SEPTEMBER 08: Serena Williams of the United States reacts while being interviewed after her defeat…

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Navratilova: Serena knows Simona is not going to beat herself – WTA Tennis
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Navratilova: Serena knows Simona is not going to beat herself – WTA Tennis

Playing for history can be hard for an athlete. It can weigh heavily on you, with the pressure growing and growing. But it is history – and the quest for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title – that has kept Serena Williams hungry for tennis. That hunger, that desire, has brought her to Saturday’s Wimbledon…

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