Tennis Players Smashing Rackets

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Serena Williams
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Serena Williams

2013 Australian Open

A good craftsman never blames his tools, but tennis players often beg to differ. Here's a look at some losing battles for the rackets.

During her semifinal upset loss to Sloane Stephens, Serena Williams smashed her racket into the court in the third set and then flung it toward the chairs on the side of the court. She looked to the sky occasionally and yelled at herself.

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