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For Serena Williams, tennis — not motherhood — was the sacrifice

Tennis is a uniquely exhausting sport for new parents. Most of the calendar year is considered a season, and much of that season is spent at tournaments around the world. But for Williams, a return to the world’s biggest stages was not in sight. “I went from a caesarean section to a second pulmonary embolism …

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Serena Williams will retire from tennis the same way she played – on her own terms

He is a symbol. person. An athlete who has gone far beyond her older sister’s footsteps to dominate a predominantly white sport. He refuses to stop there. Announcing her plans to retire from tennis, Serena Williams said Tuesday that she will focus her life outside of the sport, instead prioritizing being a mother, fashion designer, …

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