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Serena Williams Accepts Sports Illustrated's Sportsperson of the Year Award - Watch Her Speech Here!

Serena Williams Accepts Sports Illustrated's Sportsperson of the Year Award - Watch Her Speech Here!

Serena Williams happily poses alongside her sister Venus while attending the 2015 Sports Illustrated’s Sportsperson of the Year Award Ceremony held at Pier 60 at Chelsea Piers on Monday (December 15) in New York City.

The 34-year-old tennis superstar was also joined by Will Smith and Chanel Iman, as well as her mother and coach Oracene Price and her two other daughters Lyndrea and Isha.

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“I believed that one day I would stand on that court and hold that winner’s trophy,” Serena expressed during her speech. “Now, 30 years later, I still have goals and I still have dreams of winning, and this award actually makes me want to work harder to reach more goals. I don’t know if that’s weird or not, but I just want to get off here and go home and start training because this is so awesome” – Watch her entire speech below!


Serena Williams Accepts SI’s 2015 Sportsperson of the Year Award

25+ pictures inside of Serena Williams and others at SI’s 2015 Sportsperson of the Year Award Ceremony

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Credit: Theo Wargo, Derrick Salters; Photos: Getty, WENN
Posted to: Chanel Iman, Serena Williams, Venus Williams, Will Smith

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