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Beyoncé And Jay Z Sit Courtside At Wimbledon To Watch Serena Williams Make History With ANOTHER Victory!

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Celebs supporting celebs!

Jay Z and the flawless Beyoncé were courtside across the pond today, busy watching Serena Williams take home the Wimbledon crown — and it was a historic one, at that!

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Williams, who dispatched Angelique Kerber at Saturday's match, made tennis history by winning her 22nd Grand Slam singles title — that ties another tennis legend, Steffi Graf, for the most all time.

Yay, sports!!

Just as important though (ok, maybe not quite as important), our girl Bey was looking AH-Mazing as she and hubby Jay cheered on Serena, sitting with Venus and the rest of Williams' family!

Other celebs celebrated the victory, too, like Eva Longoria (below):

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Serena Williams Named Sports Illustrated's Sportsperson Of The Year — See What Makes Her So Sexy, Sleek, & Strong!

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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!

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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:

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Andre Agassi Inducted Into Tennis Hall Of Fame

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While Derek Jeter was busy setting Major League Baseball records on Saturday, a retired tennis player was being recognized for records he broke years ago.

Andre Agassi, winner of eight Grand Slam singles titles and the oldest player to reach the top of the rankings, was honored with an induction into the International Tennis Hall of Fame on Saturday.

He was joined on stage by his wife and women's tennis great, Steffi Graf, who was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2004 for her accomplishments in the sport.

Check out the video above for more details and to hear part of Agassi's gracious, yet inspiring speech.

Congrats, Andre!

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