TIME 100: Serena Williams makes the 2014 list.
This year she's one with Beyoncé, Barack Obama, Pope Francis, Xi Jinping, Carrie Underwood and 94 others. It's a little tough finding alignment between the incredibly diverse group of influentials.
Would you have picked a different player or are you in agreement with TIME?
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