Australian Open more than a game show
Moonlighting in the Hollywood scene often detracts from success in professional athletics. But Serena Williams understands exactly what her priorities are.
MELBOURNE, Australia -- One of the charming things about Serena Williams is she has made a career out of not just being a tennis player.
Some purists indict the 27-year-old Williams for not being singularly focused, for choosing to see herself as more than just a multimillionaire athlete. These critics feel Williams could've achieved far more in the game, a point she noted herself this week in saying she probably should've won at least a 10th Grand Slam trophy by now.
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2009 AUSTRALIAN OPEN
Women's singles: Serena Williams, United States
Rafael Nadal, Spain
Men's doubles: Bob and Mike Bryan, United States
Women's doubles: Serena and Venus Williams, United States
Mixed doubles: Sania Mirza and Mahesh Bhupathi, India
Official scoreboard: Scores
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