X

Serena Williams, Naomi Osaka and others will battle in Mario Tennis Aces for charity

The winners of the #StayAtHomeSlam can donate $1 million to nonprofits of their choice.

erin-carson
erin-carson
Erin Carson Former Senior Writer
Erin Carson covered internet culture, online dating and the weird ways tech and science are changing your life.
Expertise Erin has been a tech reporter for almost 10 years. Her reporting has taken her from the Johnson Space Center to San Diego Comic-Con's famous Hall H. Credentials
  • She has a master's degree in journalism from Syracuse University.
Erin Carson
gettyimages-1201582074

Serena Williams will take her talents to the Mario Tennis Aces court. 

Getty Images

In the absence of sporting events these days, tennis stars like Serena Williams, Venus Williams, Naomi Osaka and Maria Sharapova will be taking to the court using Mario Tennis Aces via Facebook Gaming. 

Osaka and Sharapova are two in a group of both tennis players and celebrities like Seal, Karlie Kloss and Gigi Hadid who will compete May 3 at 1 p.m. PT on Facebook Gaming in a Mario Tennis Aces tournament, with a $1 million charity donation at stake, Facebook gaming said in a tweet Wednesday.

See also: The best free stuff while you're stuck at home

tt-04-20-20-thumb
Watch this: Facebook Gaming app launching, SpaceX historic mission gets launch date