American Tennis Player Serena Williams Bio, Wiki, Age, Career & All Facts

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Biography

Serena William is a famous American tennis player. She was born on 26 September 1981 in Saginaw, Michigan. In addition, she holds an American nationality and belongs to Afro-American ethnicity. Likewise, she was born to Richard Williams and Oracene Price. Her father and mother are Tennis Coach. However, there is no any further information revealed about her early life. Furthermore, she is a married woman of 38 years old. She tied a knot with Alexis Ohanian.

She is a beautiful woman with a tall and athletic built body. Similarly, she stands at the height of 5 feet 9 inches and weighs about 70 kg. Likewise, she looks more attractive with her black colored eyes and black colored hair with her athletic body measuring about 40-34-44 inches respectively.

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Career

While talking about her professional career, in 1995, at the age of 15, she made her first debut at the Bell Challenge in Quebec. There she made a wild card entry to circumvent age-eligibility rules. Similarly, in 2002, she was ranked at world No. 1 singles on 8th separate occasions between 2002 to 2017. It was done by the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA). Likewise, she held the ranking for 186 consecutive weeks, tying the record of Steffi Graf for the most consecutive weeks as No.1 by a female tennis player on her 6th occasion. Also, she has been No. 1 for 319 weeks, which ranks 3rd in the Open Era among female players after Martina Navratilova and Steffi Graf. In addition, she received four Grand Slam singles titles simultaneously from 2002-03 and 2012-14. Similarly, she is the 3rd player to earn set this record after Steffi Graf and Rod Laver. She is also the five-time winner of the WTA Tour Championship in the singles division. She also won four Olympic gold medals.

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Moreover, she achieved a different name and fame from her successful career. Also, she along with her sister Venus won 14 Grand Slam doubles.

 

Net Worth

She collected an excellent amount of money from her successful career. In 2016, she was the highest paid female athlete and she earned almost $29 Million price money and endorsements. Also, she earns more money by wining several matches. Thus, she has an estimated net worth of $180 Million.

Overview

  • Full Name: Serena Jameka Williams
  • Date of Birth: 1981 /09 /26
  • Nickname: Serena Williams
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Birthplace: Saginaw, Michigan, United States
  • Ethnicity: Afro-American
  • Profession: Tennis Player
  • Nationality: American
  • Active Year: 1995-Present
  • Eye color: Black
  • Hair color: Black
  • Spouse: Alexis Ohanian
  • Height: 5 feet 9 inches (175 cm)
  • Weight: 70 kg
  • Body Measurement: 40-34-44 inches
  • Net Worth: $180 Million