So, Sports Illustrated just named Serena Williams its Sportsperson of the Year. Sports Illustrated The magazine captured Queen Williams at her most unapologetically slayful, chatting with her about tennis and more. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF si.com SI says Williams earned the title both because of her phenomenal year in terms of numbers, and her almost superhuman dedication to her game (and basically everything else). Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF si.com Not only did Williams win 53 of the 56 professional matches she played this year — she also persevered through multiple injuries and illnesses, including a 101º fever at the French Open, which she STILL WON. On top of that, she also showed at New York Fashion Week, took a public stand against police brutality, and studied to get her pre-med degree... Fernando Leon / Getty Images Advertisement ... finally returned to Indian Wells, the California stadium where in 2001, then-19-year-old Williams was booed and allegedly called racial epithets by the crowd... Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF si.com ... and even CHASED DOWN AND HAD RIDICULOUS MERCY ON some jerk who tried to steal her cell phone. View this post on Facebook facebook.com And though it may seem to outsiders like, HOW IS SHE SO AMAZING AT EVERYTHING?! Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF si.com Williams says that's not the way she thinks about it. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF si.com We know you will, Serena. But maybe take some time to enjoy your successes, too! Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF si.com Share On facebook Share On facebook Share On vk Share On vk Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On lineapp Share On lineapp Share On twitter Share On twitter Share On email Share On email Share On sms Share On sms Share On whatsapp Share On whatsapp Share On more Share On more Share On tumblr Share On tumblr Share On link Share On link Share On copy Share On copy Omg It's Prime Day!