Serena Williams Wiki:
Serena Williams is a world-famous American professional tennis player. Serena was born September 26, 1981 (age 36) and brought up in Saginaw, Michigan, U.S. She is the world best Tennis player and became the world No. 1 for the first time on July 8, 2002.
The Last 15 years, she has secured rank world no. 1 in singles on eight separate occasions from 2002 – 2017. In 2013, she became the oldest no. 1 player at the age of 31 years and 4 months. Serena is the recipient of Best Female Tennis Player (six times) and Best Female Athlete (two times).
She has five sisters and one of them Venus William is also a professional tennis player. Serena and Venus play in doubles together.
In the very beginning, her parents were mentored for tennis for both sisters.
In 1995, Serena was just 14 years old, Williams planned to make her professional debut as a wild-card entry in the Bank of the West Classic in Oakland, California, but was denied by the WTA due to age-eligibility restrictions of the organization.
Serena Williams first professional event was in October 1995 at the Bell Challenge in Quebec, where she used a wild-card entry to circumvent age-eligibility rules.
Serena Williams has won a record 23 Grand Slam singles titles, beginning in 1999 with the U.S. Open title. Her most recent victory came with the 2017 Australian Open.
She has achieved many tennis world record and trophy. She has won four Gold Medal in Olympics Single and Double included.
Serena Williams has won numerous singles and doubles titles at Grand Slam events.
Doubles (all with sister Venus):
Australian Open, 2001, 2003
French Open, 1999
Wimbledon, 2000, 2002
U.S. Open, 1999
Australian Open, 2003
French Open, 2002
Wimbledon, 2002, 2003
U.S. Open, 1999, 2002
Serena Williams has five sisters and one of them Venus Williams is also a world-class tennis player.
Serena and her older sister Venus Williams were groomed for a tennis career from the age of three years old by their father.
Her father name is Richard Williams and he is a mentor of Serena. Her mother name is Oracene Price.
Her father, Richard, home-schooled Serena and her sister Venus. While he and subsequently her mother, Oracene, have been the official coaches, other mentors who helped her learn the game included Richard Williams.
Serena Williams – Wiki – Biography:
|Name||Serena Jameka Williams|
|Age (2018)||36 Years|
|Date of Birth||September 26 , 1981|
|Star Sign/ Zodiac Sign||Virgo|
|College/ University||The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale|
|Father’s Name||Richard Williams|
|Mather’s Name||Oracene Price|
|Sister’s Name||Venus Williams|
|Marital Status||Not yet|
|Girlfriend / Boyfriend|
|Favorite Actor||Not known|
|Favorite Actress||Not Known|
|Height in Centimeters||5 feet 9 inches|
|Weight in Kilograms||70 Kg|
|Net Worth||$145 million|
|Awards||Best Female Tennis Player ESPY Award|