by Deron Snyder onJune 25, 2012
Loose Ball: A quick exit is the latest setback as the former No. 1 player battles injuries and illness.
by F. Finley McRae onJanuary 21, 2012
Ginger Howard, the youngest black woman to turn pro, has her sights set on the LPGA tour.
by Nsenga Burton onJune 21, 2011
One headline reads, "Great Play, Awful Outfit."
by Erin E. Evans onMay 14, 2011
It's the first grand slam event that neither Williams sister will compete in since 2003.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onApril 29, 2011
The sisters aren't ready to tell the world when they'll return to tennis.
September 10, 2010
This week on The Confab: The delay in paying black farmers, Venus Williams' sartorial choices and more. Join The Root's senior editor, Teresa Wiltz, as she talks to Frank McCoy, Cord Jefferson and Nsenga Burton.
by Nsenga Burton onSeptember 7, 2010
Is this the club or the U.S. Open?
by Joel Dreyfuss onSeptember 4, 2010
The pipeline of talented African-American tennis players will remain thin until blacks have their own tennis academy, says the father of Venus and Serena.
by Patrice Grell Yursik onJuly 21, 2010
There's more to life than having a ''sugar bum bum.'' Body parts should never go in -- or out -- of style.
July 7, 2010
The tennis legend discusses her "big boobs" and "massive butt."
Twitter goes in on Paula Deen after a report suggests that she's racist.
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