Serena Williams: I Wanted to Look Like Venus

She may be the world's top female tennis player, but she's had some low moments.

Serena Williams: I Wanted to Look Like Venus

She may be the world’s top female tennis player, but she’s had some low moments.

-Kathryn H. Cusimano

Serena and Venus Williams

Serena Williams is one of the world’s top athletes, but even she can get a little insecure. She’s bested her sister Venus on the tennis court, but Serena said there is something she’s always envied: her sister’s figure.

“I’m super-curvy. I have big boobs and this massive butt. [Venus is] tall and she’s like a model and she fits everything,” Serena recently told Harper’s Bazaar about her big sister.

“I was growing up, wanting to be her, wanting to look like her, and I was always fitting in her clothes, but then one day I couldn’t,” Serena added. “I was 23 when I realized that I wasn’t Venus. She’s totally different.”

Serena said she’s learned to embrace her curvy, athletic body – and how could she not? It’s helped her earn 27 grand slam titles. We’d take that over model figures any day. (People)


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0 thoughts on “Serena Williams: I Wanted to Look Like Venus

  1. NYCdogmommy says:

    I think Serena looks amazing- she’s gorgeous and graceful.

  2. Fashionista says:

    Every sister has some “body envy” moments, but you get over them when you get older.

  3. weetziebat says:

    They are both beautiful women, so much better looking than all the skinny starlets.

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