Top Stories

Serena Williams News, Pictures, and Videos

Serena Williams Defeated by Karolina Pliskova in U.S. Open Semi-Finals, Loses #1 Ranking

Serena Williams was knocked out of the 2016 U.S. Open during the semi-finals round on Thursday night (September 8) at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York City.

The 34-year-old tennis player lost the match to Czech player Karolina Pliskova, 6-2, 7-6.

This is the second year in a row that Serena has lost in the semi-finals following last year’s loss to Roberta Vinci.

Serena has been ranked number one for 186 weeks and when the new rankings are released on Monday, Angelique Kerber will land in the top spot, according to CNN.

serena williams defeated by karolina pliskova in us open semi finals 01
serena williams defeated by karolina pliskova in us open semi finals 02
serena williams defeated by karolina pliskova in us open semi finals 03
serena williams defeated by karolina pliskova in us open semi finals 04
serena williams defeated by karolina pliskova in us open semi finals 05

Serena Williams Defeats Romania's Simona Halep at U.S. Open

Serena Williams makes it look easy while playing during the Women’s Singles Quarterfinals Match at the 2016 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on Wednesday (September 7) in Queens, N.Y.

The 34-year-old tennis pro beat Simona Halep of Romania that day.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Serena Williams

“I knew that I could play a lot better,” Serena said on court (via USA Today). “I lost my rhythm in the second set. I knew that I had to step it up in the third set.”

She continued, “I was rather positive today, and that’s not normal. I’m just going to go with it.”

25+ pictures inside of Serena Williams playing in the U.S. OpenMore Here! »

serena williams beats simona halep us open 01
serena williams beats simona halep us open 02
serena williams beats simona halep us open 03
serena williams beats simona halep us open 04
serena williams beats simona halep us open 05

Kelly Rowland, Serena Williams & Alicia Keys Celebrate Beyonce's 35th Birthday At Soul Train-Themed Party!

Kelly Rowland, Serena Williams and Alicia Keys are gorgeous in their ’70s-inspired looks as they make their way into Beyonce‘s Soul Train-Themed 35th Birthday Party on Monday evening (September 5) in New York City.

Kelly, 35, and Alicia, also 35, were joined by their hubby’s Tim Witherspoon and Swizz Beatz, as well as Destiny’s Child bandmate Michelle Williams, Sean “Diddy” Combs and his longtime love Cassie, Usher, Janelle Monae, Carmelo and LaLa Anthony, Chance the Rapper, Kendrick Lamar and model Jourdan Dunn.

“HBD my virgo sis Beyoncé 🙌,” Swizz captioned with his Instagram post. “Date night at the soul train party with my Love⚡️⚡️⚡️⚡️⚡️”

45+ pictures inside of Kelly Rowland, Serena Williams and others at the birthday bash…More Here! »

kelly rowland serena williams alicia keys celebrate beyonces 35th birthday 01
kelly rowland serena williams alicia keys celebrate beyonces 35th birthday 02
kelly rowland serena williams alicia keys celebrate beyonces 35th birthday 03
kelly rowland serena williams alicia keys celebrate beyonces 35th birthday 04
kelly rowland serena williams alicia keys celebrate beyonces 35th birthday 05

Beyonce & Jay Z Cheer On Serena Williams at U.S. Open

Beyonce and Jay Z sit in the stands while attending the second round Women’s Singles match of the 2016 U.S. Open on Thursday (September 1) at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York City.

The power couple attended their friend Serena Williams‘ match against Vania King.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Beyonce

Serena, who starred in Bey‘s Lemonade film and introduced her amazing performance at the VMAs this past weekend, won the round in two straight sets.

FYI: Beyonce is wearing a For Love & Lemons top.

10+ pictures inside of Beyonce and Serena Williams at the U.S. Open… More Here! »

beyonce jay z cheer on serena williams at us open 01
beyonce jay z cheer on serena williams at us open 02
beyonce jay z cheer on serena williams at us open 03
beyonce jay z cheer on serena williams at us open 04
beyonce jay z cheer on serena williams at us open 05

Serena Williams Introduces Beyonce at MTV VMAs 2016!

Serena Williams looks sleek and sexy while on stage at the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards held at Madison Square Garden on Sunday (August 28) in New York City.

The 34-year-old tennis star introduced Beyonce‘s amazing performance on stage that evening! Be sure to watch Beyonce‘s full performance video if you missed it.

If you didn’t know, Serena starred in Beyonce’s music video for “Sorry,” which was released earlier in the summer.

Beyonce won big at the show that evening – see the full winners list if you missed it!

FYI: Serena is wearing Sergio Hudson.

serena williams mtv vmas 2016 beyonce introduction 01
serena williams mtv vmas 2016 beyonce introduction 02
serena williams mtv vmas 2016 beyonce introduction 03
serena williams mtv vmas 2016 beyonce introduction 04

Serena Williams Flashes Her Bra at Pre-US Open Event

Serena Williams shows off her pink bra while attending the launch of Berlei Sports Bras on Thursday (August 25) at Macy’s in New York City.

The 34-year-old tennis player was joined by her older sister Venus Williams that same day while attending the Taste of Tennis event.

At another appearance that day, Serena and Venus met up with fellow tennis star Rafael Nadal for the Wii Tennis Tournament at Lotte New York Palace.

Make sure to catch all three of the stars competing in the U.S. Open next week!

serena williams flashes her bra at pre us open event 01
serena williams flashes her bra at pre us open event 02
serena williams flashes her bra at pre us open event 03
serena williams flashes her bra at pre us open event 04
serena williams flashes her bra at pre us open event 05

Serena Williams Does Her Best Simone Biles Impersonation on Snapchat

Serena Williams has been showing her support for gymnast Simone Biles throughout the Olympic games and now she’s trying her hand at her floor routine!

The 34-year-old tennis pro, who has returned home from Rio, took to her Snapchat to do some flips on a gym floor, just like Simone!

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Simone Biles

We’re pretty impressed by Serena‘s cartwheels and it looks like Simone is too, who retweeted screenshots from the video.

While Simone still has some more competitions in Rio, Serena was unfortunately eliminated in the third round of the tennis tournament.

Check out Serena‘s gymnastic moves below…

A Member of Townsquare Entertainment News | Advertise here