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I felt like a superhero in black catsuit – Williams

I felt like a superhero in black catsuit – Williams

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French Open 2018Venue: Roland Garros, Paris Dates: 27 May-10 JuneCoverage: Daily live radio and text commentaries on BBC Radio 5 live, the BBC Sport website and app.Serena Williams said she felt like a "superhero" in the black catsuit she wore during the 7-6 (7-4) 6-4 win over Kristyna Pliskova at the French Open.The temperature hit 25C in Paris but it did not seem to affect the 23-time major winner in her first Grand Slam match since giving birth last September."I feel like a warrior wearing it, a queen from Wakanda [referring to the Black Panther movie] maybe," she said. "It was comfortable to wear."The 36-year-old added: "I'm always living in a fantasy world. I always wanted to be a superh...
Serena Williams explains relationship with 'opposite' husband

Serena Williams explains relationship with 'opposite' husband

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May 3 (UPI) -- Tennis icon Serena Williams detailed fears she had during pregnancy, her relationship with husband Alexis Ohanian and her upbringing in the series premiere of HBO's Being Serena.The episode aired at 10 p.m. Wednesday.Williams and Ohanian were married in November. Alexis Olympia Ohanian was born on Sept. 1. Williams notoriously won the 2017 Australian Open while two months pregnant.Being Serena is billed as a documentary series chronicling Williams at a pivotal moment in her personal and professional life. It will provide viewers with access to Williams' life.Williams admitted the differences between herself and Ohanian and also explained why they complement each other as a couple."Alexis and I are completely opposites," she said. "I'm an athlete. He's a business guy. I'm bla...
Williams wins first match on return after birth of her child

Williams wins first match on return after birth of her child

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Former world number one Serena Williams won her first singles match on the WTA Tour for nearly 14 months as she returned after the birth of her child.The American, 36, reached the second round at Indian Wells with a 7-5 6-3 victory over Kazakhstan's Zarina Diyas.It was her first singles match on the Tour since she won the 2017 Australian Open while pregnant."I'm a little rusty but it doesn't matter," said the 23-time Grand Slam singles champion."It definitely wasn't easy but it was good."Williams was given a standing ovation as she walked onto court.Her husband Alexis Ohanian was in the crowd as she set up a second-round match with 29th-seeded Dutch player Kiki Bertens.What can Williams expect on her return?'Doctors aren't listening - Williams on 'heartbreaking' childbirth statisticsWillia...
'I could've hit it with a tennis ball’ Robbie Williams lifts lid on bombshell UFO sighting

'I could've hit it with a tennis ball’ Robbie Williams lifts lid on bombshell UFO sighting

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Stoke’s most famous son has lived a colourful life.The Angels star often shares details of his wild alcohol-fuelled party days.But he has now revealed his very own Twilight Zone moment, claiming that a UFO came within touching distance of him.GETTY/60 MINUTESALIENS: Robbie claims he could have hit a UFO with a tennis ball “I’ve seen one right above me. If I got a tennis ball out I could have hit it” Robbie Williams“I’ve seen a few strange things. I’ve experienced phenomena I can’t explain,” he told 60 Minutes.Robbie, 44, claimed all of his close encounters have come in Britain and the United States, describing them as “intriguing and powerful”.The former Take That singer added: “I’ve seen one right above me.“If I got a tennis ball out I could have hit it.”Clearly shock
Serena Williams surprises Black Girls Code group at 'Black Panther' screening

Serena Williams surprises Black Girls Code group at 'Black Panther' screening

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Feb. 17 (UPI) -- Moviegoers in San Francisco were surprised by one of the best athletes of all time Thursday when Serena Williams showed up at a screening of Black Panther.Williams -- and husband Alexis Ohanian -- rented out a theater for the movie's premier at AMC Van Ness 14. They invited a group of girls from Black Girls Code, a group devoted to introducing computer coding lessons to young girls from underrepresented communities.The 23-time Grand Slam champion posted a video of the surprise screening on her Instagram account. Ohanian also posted a video on social media."We are live, actually going to the Black Panther movie," Williams said in the video. "Of course we are super excited. We have a surprise, so stay tuned. I'm actually going to sign off so stay tuned. We have a really fun ...