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In Trump’s America, the racists feel free to show themselves loudly and proudly—including the younger generation, as evidenced by an encounter between a white tennis player and a fellow black opponent. https://twitter.com/Blavity/status/958331513023664128 As reported by Blavity, while playing a tennis match for his school Appalachian State, white tennis player Spencer Brown got so heated during […]

Six people were shot in Chicago on Wednesday during a vigil for a homicide victim.

A commentator described Williams' tactics as a 'gorilla effect.' ESPN pulled him from the broadcast booth.

The former couple who still remain friends sat down for a one-on-one interview for ESPN.

In an open letter, Williams used her platform to send a resounding message on resiliency centering around her experience as a Black female athlete.

Serena Williams is sickening at this point. There's no stopping this powerhouse.

In what many are calling a shocker, Venus and Serena Williams – already three-time Olympic doubles gold medalists – experienced their first Olympic loss together on Sunday to Czech Republic pair Lucie Safarova and Barbora Strycova, NBC Olympics reports. But the 6-3 6-4 loss – following the sisters’ gold wins as a pair in the 2000 […]

The tennis great's decision comes right before the start of the Olympic Games, where she will be representing the U.S.

For the first time since 2009, the five-time champion has advanced to the Wimbledon semifinals, beating Kazakhstan's Yaroslava Shvedova. At 36 years old, she is the oldest Grand Slam semifinalist in the past 22 years.

NBA star Kevin Durant has been the focus of the league’s free agency talks after he announced he would be leaving the Oklahoma City Thunder to sign with the Golden State Warriors on Monday.

Songstress Judith Hill, the late singer Prince’s protégée, is opening up about his death.

Tennis star Serena Williams has hit another major milestone in her career, becoming the world’s highest paid woman athlete. According to Forbes, Williams, 34, garnered $28.9 million from endorsements and money she’s earned from winning tournaments throughout the past year. Williams exceeded her rival Maria Sharapova, who consecutively topped the list for 11 years. Sharapova’s […]