Yep. Serena Williams is at it again!
The racket smashing tennis titan snagged her 5th U.S. Open Women’s Championship title during her finals match at this year’s tournament on Sunday evening (September 8).
Held at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York, the No. 1 titleholder defeated her Belarusian opponent Victoria Azarenka after winning won 7-6, 6-7 (6-8), 6-1.
To top off her 17th career Grand Slam singles title, Ms. Williams took home $2.6 million, plus a $1 million bonus for coming out on top in the Emirates Airline US Open Series this summer.
Aside from her family and sister Venus Williams rooting her on, some other familiar faces were in the audience too including former President Bill Clinton, singer Ricky Martin and actress Eva Longoria.
Congrats to Williams for her well deserved champion’s trophy. Flip through the gallery above to peep more pics from her big day. Gone ‘head girl!