Serena Jameka Williams – born in September 26, year 1981. Serena is an American master tennis player, who has named as the No. 1 in women’s singles tennis in her expert playing. In the list of WTA she has made her place at the No. 1 in singles on six separate occasions.
She transformed into the world No. 1 strikingly on July 8, 2002, and claimed the place for the 6th time which was amid the year 2013. Williams is regarded by a couple of columnists and game critics as the best female tennis player ever.
Williams was born in Saginaw, Michigan to her folks, Richard Williams and Oracene Price moreover with the most energetic of Price’s five young ladies: relatives Yetunde, Lyndrea and Isha Price, and full sister Venus. Right when the adolescents were energetic, the family moved to Compton, California, and her expert excursion began at the age of 3. While her mother, Oracene, has been the power guides, father too guided her to excel in the art of playing tennis. He proceeded to set up The Venus and Serena Williams Tennis/Tutorial Academy.
Williams is basically an example player and she is best known for taking brief control of the game with her viable and unsurprising serve, return of serve, and convincing ground stroke from both her forehand and strike swings. Williams’ forehand is thought to be among the most serious shots in the women’s Tennis.
In 1995, Serena turned expert. Following two years, she was by then No. 99 on the world rankings—up from No. 304 just 12 months earlier. Following a year, she graduated auxiliary school, and immediately inked a $12 million shoe oversee Puma.
She developed her own “Aneres” line of apparel, and in 2002 People magazine picked her as one of its 25 Most Intriguing People. Essence magazine later called her one of the country’s 50 Most Inspiring African-Americans. She’s also shown up, and lent her voice to appearance, for instance, “The Simpsons”.
Hoping to give enlightening opportunities to underprivileged youth around the world, the tennis star surrounded the Serena Williams Foundation and established schools in Africa.
In 2009, Serena and Venus got shares of the Miami Dolphins to twist up the fundamental African-American women to have part of an NFL bunch.
It sets the phase for a keep running of powerful, prominent triumphs for both the Williams sisters. Their mark style and play, transformed the way of their game also. Their absolute power accompanied with the athletic capacity overpowered rivals, and their feeling of style and nearness boosted them the champion on the court.
In the year 2002, Serena claimed the victory in the French Open, followed the U.S. Open, and the Wimbledon, vanquishing Venus in the finals of every competition. Serena caught her very first Australian Open in the year 2003, creating herself one of just six ladies in the Open era to finish a vocation Grand Slam.
The win likewise satisfied her longing to hold every one of the four noteworthy titles, all the while to include what she’d named “The Serena Slam.” In 2008, she achieved the victory in the U.S. Open and cooperated with Venus to catch a second ladies’ duplicates Olympic gold medal while competing in the Beijing Games.
By mid 2010, beyond any doubt, she got the victory in the Australian Open singles and doubles matches, and also her fourth Wimbledon singles title.
In the year 2011, Williams endured a progression of health issues, after specialists found a blood coagulation in one of her lungs, which kept her far from tennis for a while. Taking after a few methods, including one to expel a hematoma, hypothesis climbed with reference to whether Williams would resign from the game. Her wellbeing had enhanced by September 2011, and Williams seemed as though her old prevailing self at the U.S. Open before tumbling to Samantha Stosur in the finals.
At the 2012 Summer Olympic Games, Serena beat Maria Sharapova to take her first gold medal in ladies’ singles. The following day, she guaranteed her fourth general Olympic gold win by collaborating with sister Venus to thrashing Czech Republic stars Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka in ladies’ pairs.
Williams proceeded with her triumphant streak to her next Grand Slam occasion. In September 2012, she beat out opponent Victoria Azarenka to take the singles title at the U.S. Open.
At the U.S. Open, Williams made a solid appearing. She thumped out her more youthful adversary Sloane Stephens in the fourth round before overturning Azarenka to secure the U.S. Open title. It was the second year in succession that the pair had gone head to head in the finals.
Hours after her singles win, Williams and her more established sister Venus won the duplicates title at Wimbledon, their 6th Wimbledon win together. Her estimated net worth is $145 million.
Full name: Serena Jameka Williams
Date of birth: 26 September, 1981
Birth place: Saginaw, Michigan
Age: 38 Years
Profession: Tennis Player, Voice Artist, Fashion Designer, and Businessperson
Height: 1.75 m
Weight: 70 kg
Net worth: $145 Million