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Serena Williams Won Wimbledon And Everyone Crowned Her Queen

All hail Her Royal Highness Serena.

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Serena Williams just beat Spain's Garbine Muguruza to win the women's final of Wimbledon.

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The tense match ended Williams 6-4 6-4 Muguruza.

The victory is Williams' sixth Wimbledon win and means that she now holds all four of the Grand Slam titles.

With the lead shifting from Williams to Muguruz throughout the nail-biting match, tensions ran high.

Williams breaks again to lead 5-1. She's serving for the title. #Wimbledon @BBCone

And when she smashed the final set to bring home the title, the crowd went wild.

I just yelled like I got hit by that ball. #Wimbledon2015


6th Wimbledon title. #SerenaSlam, 21st grand slam title in her career. #goSerena. #Wimbledon2015 @serenawilliams. we love you Congrats

Serena herself could barely believe her own eyes and ears.

Some said she was truly super.

Others celebrated her win as proof that #blackgirlsdoitbest.

#blackgirlsdoitbest "@mrvans7: They can't handle your success #SerenaSlam "


People pointed out that she is one of the greatest athletes of all time.

We are so blessed to be living in the time of Serena Greatest Athlete Of All Time Williams

The world today truly belongs to Serena Williams.

We're all just living in Serena's world.

Serena too was of course overjoyed.

Serena: "Every day is a pleasure to be out here and playing and...winning #Wimbledon, oh my gosh!"

Lots of people were quick to crown her as our new queen.

WELL DONE QUEEN SERENA. #SerenaSlam #Wimbledon ❤️❤️❤️❤️🎾🎾🎾🎾


Wonderful. All hail Serena #Wimbledon2015

Serena seemed to agree and wore her trophy as a crown.

When your name is Serena and you're the queen of Wimbledon

Laura Silver is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

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