Serena Williams Named Sports Illustrated's Sportsperson Of The Year — See What Makes Her So Sexy, Sleek, & Strong!
This is AH-Mazing!
This year marks the first time that Sports Illustrated has made a shift in their awards for athletes of the year.
In the past, the famous sports magazine had awards for "Sportsman" or "Sportswoman of the year" but this year they've made a shift to change their award to "Sportsperson of the Year."
And the winner of the prestigious first-time title is none other than tennis superstar Serena Williams!
Williams has had a sensational year! She won three major titles, remained Number 1 in her sport, won her 21st Grand Slam single title — only one shy of Steffi Graf's Open-era record — and overcame plenty of personal hurdles.
Sports Illustrated Group editor Paul Fichtenbaum said of the decision: