Fully appreciating Serena Williams

Updated: August 22, 2013, 10:58 AM ET
By Kamakshi Tandon | ESPN.com

From five-set epics to record-breaking title chases, tennis' attention has been firmly focused on the big four in the past couple of years.

But during this period there has been another player, one who can match the longevity of Roger Federer, the comeback of Rafael Nadal, the streaks of Novak Djokovic, and the perseverance of Andy Murray. Her name is Serena Williams, and she might be the most underplayed story in tennis these days.

Sheer numbers tell the tale. Nadal ...

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