The Tennis star looked lovely on the cover of the annual issue of Sports Illustrated as she is named the Sports Person of the year.Serena shared the image on her instagram and captioned;
'This year was spectacular for me. For Sports Illustrated to recognize my hard work, my dedication, and my sheer determination gives me hope to continue on and do better.
'As I always say, it takes a village, it's not just one person. This is not just an accomplishment for me, but for my whole team. I am beyond honored. I love you guys! 2016?'