Four decades, 73 singles titles: Serena Williams’s epic journey
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The younger Williams sister has won titles in four decades and is focusing on finally claiming her 24th singles grand slam title

When Venus Williams burst into the world of tennis by reaching the 1997 US Open final, nobody had a better seat on Arthur Ashe Arena than her younger sister. Serena watched as her sister’s first steps from the tennis courts of Compton into the upper echelons of the country club sport were met with resistance and scorn. As the world fixated on Venus and the bombast of...

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