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Serena Williams Says Sleep is Her Secret Weapon

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For most aspiring women, there’s a time to be young, there’s a time…

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Serena and Venus Williams to Face Off at Australian Open Finals

The first all-Williams Grand Slam finals since 2009 at Wimbledon

Now that tennis greats Serena and Venus Williams have clinched their spot in the women’s…

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Get Motivated With These Quotes by 8 Great Women Olympians

Their words of determination inspire us all to keep going

Simone Biles at the 2014 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships.
As the 2016 Olympic Games in…

By Lisa Fraser

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5 Tennis Survival Tips for the Non-Tennis Player

You don't have to be a player to be part of the game

Find out how you non-tennis players can enjoy tennis by just showing up to the…

By Safon Floyd

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Will the ‘Pay Gap’ Between Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova Close?

Tennis star’s admission of drug use a game changer in advertising world

While Williams has always stood in Sharapova’s shadow when it comes to endorsements, she has…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Black History Month: Serena Williams, Tennis Champion

29 days of modern black history makers

Tennis powerhouse Serena Williams makes history as the only tennis player—man or woman—to have won…

By Safon Floyd

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Serena Williams Beats Maria Sharapova and Advances to Semifinals

The 34-year-old No. 1 ranked player beat long-time rival 6-4, 6-1, despite having a bout of food poisoning

In Melbourne, Australia tennis pro Serena Williams defeated Maria Sharapova for an 18th time on…

By Cristie Leondis

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Serena Williams Is Sports Illustrated’s 2015 Sportsperson of the Year

The 34-year-old is the first female athlete to be honored with the title since 1983

Serena Williams was recently named the Sportsperson of the Year by Sports Illustrated, a coveted…

By Cristie Leondis

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Serena Williams Talks Business, Branding, and Sports Performance

The tennis superstar is an ambassador for innovative sports brand MISSION

When I am competing and training I am 100% focused. But I love being an…

By Roz A Gee

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Sachia Vickery, Playing it Safe With Her Money, Playing to Win on the Tennis Court

Sacrifice, Love, and ‘Team Family’ lifting Sachia Vickery to tennis elite

Rising tennis star Sachia Vickery, ranked 133 in the world, and her family shares their…

By Stacey Tisdale

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7 Facts You Should Know About Venus Williams Off The Court Business Smarts

A look into the tennis superstar's power moves off the court

An inside look into the off-the-court business deals of tennis superstar Venus Williams.

By Courtney Connley

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[Video] James Blake: Slam Caught on Cam

What can happen when you're standing while black

Former tennis pro James Blake, who had an altercation with rogue police standing outside a…

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Serena Williams Loses to Roberta Vinci 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 in the U.S. Open semifinals

Semi-finals epic storyline of historic wins and sibling rivalry on the tennis court.

Semi-finals epic storyline of historic wins and sibling rivalry on the tennis court.

By Kandia Johnson

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Williams’ Sister Love: The Life of Sibling Tennis Prodigies

"You can be enemies on the court, and you can be friends...off the court"

Serena beat out sister Venus and came out a 6-2, 1-6, 6-3 winner in a…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Venus and Serena: Williams Sisters Top All-Time Money Winners in Women’s Tennis

Why tennis prize money is soaring

While Venus and Serena Williams are 22 standings apart in world tennis rankings, they top…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Golf & Tennis Challenge: Day 3 – Golf Etiquette, Green Tips for the Green

Golf basics to get you on your way

PGA professional Rodney Green instructed participants on the basics of golf and technique, including posture,…

By Safon Floyd

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Golf & Tennis Challenge: Day 3 – BE Modern Man, New Faces of Wealth

What does it mean to be a Modern Man?

Dondre Whitfield, Jonathan Sprinkles and Penny Hardaway explained what it means to achieve financial goals…

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Golf & Tennis Challenge 2015: Day 2 – Celebrating Carnival

A reason to dance.

Celebrating the spirit of the Caribbean with Black Enterprise’s Carnival

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Golf & Tennis Challenge: Day 2 – Food, Wine, and War

Eat, drink, compete.

The day was full with fitness, competition, the spa, and food.

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Golf & Tennis Challenge 2015: Day 2 – Fit Friday

Activities to exhilarate and motivate.

Today was all about the fitness and fun in the sun

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“The only woman in the room” & how to change that by 2186

With passionate voices working every day to redefine the standard for gender equality, I believe…

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Ask Sheree: How to Manage an Overload of Work

It is very common for a busy professional to feel overwhelmed with their job commitments…

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