9 photos of Serena Williams slaying from day one

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American tennis legend Serena Williams took home the 2015 Wimbledon Women's Singles title Saturday, beating Spanish opponent Garbiñe Muguruza with a score of 6-4, 6-4.

The win marks her sixth Wimbledon title, her fourth consecutive Grand Slam championship, and her 21st Grand Slam championship in all—which, in case you don't speak tennis, roughly translates to "slay." To celebrate Serena's victory, here are 9 photos of her doing just that at various points in her storied career.

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1. Williams sisters 1, Reaganomics 0

Serena Williams (R) and sister Venus (L) stand with former president Ronald Reagan at a Florida tennis camp in 1990. (Photo by Ken Levine/Allsport via Getty Images)

2. Serena rises

Serena Williams playing tennis in 1992 (L) and at a Florida tennis camp with sister Venus (R). (Photo by Ken Levine/Allsport via Getty Images)
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3. Here's Serena after one of her wins in the year 5 B.A. ("Before Aneres"), a.k.a. 1999.

Serena Williams celebrates her win during the Evert Cup at the Hyatt Grand Championship Resort in Indian Wells, Calif. (Photo by Gary M Prior/Allsport via Getty Images)
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4. Two people in this photo won gold medals at the 2000 Sydney Olympics, and ol' Legs in the back wasn't one of 'em.

Venus (R) and Serena Williams (L) of the USA in action during the Womens Doubles at the NSW Tennis Centre on Day Ten of the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Allsport via Getty Images)
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5. A moment of silence for this tennis ball

Serena Williams serves in her third round match against Barbara Schett of Austria during the Fifth day of the 2003 French Open at Roland Garros in Paris, France. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
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6. ("Perfect Day" from Legally Blonde plays softly in the background.)

Serena Williams celebrates her win against Dinara Safina of Russia during the Women's Singles 4th round match on day eight of the 2007 French Open at Roland Garros in Paris, France. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
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7. Basically winning things at a doctorate level by 2009

Serena Williams wins the women's final match against Dinara Safina of Russia during day thirteen of the 2009 Australian Open at Melbourne Park. (Photo by Lucas Dawson/Getty Images)
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8. Venus and Serena's 2000 Olympic gold medals were getting lonely

Serena (R) and Venus Williams (L) celebrate during the medal ceremony for the Women's Doubles Tennis on Day 9 of the 2012 London Olympics at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in London, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
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9. Serena's probably going to need a bigger trophy wing after today's Wimbledon victory.

Serena Williams celebrates with the Venus Rosewater Dish after her victory in the Final Of The Ladies' Singles against Garbine Muguruza of Spain during day twelve of the 2015 Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
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