- Name: Serena Williams
- Born: 09/26/1981 (39 years old)
- Website: https://www.serenawilliams.com
Serena Jameka Williams (born September 26, 1981) is an American professional tennis player and former world No. 1 in women’s single tennis. She has won 23 Grand Slam singles titles, the most by any player in the Open Era, and the second-most of all time behind Margaret Court (24). The Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) ranked her world No. 1 in singles on eight separate occasions between 2002 and 2017. She reached the No. 1 ranking for the first time on July 8, 2002. On her sixth occasion, she held the ranking for 186 consecutive weeks, tying the record set by Steffi Graf. In total, she has been No. 1 for 319 weeks, which ranks third in the Open Era among female players behind Graf and Martina Navratilova.
Birth Place: Saginaw, Michigan, U.S.
Serena Williams quotes :
I've had to learn to fight all my life - got to learn to keep smiling. If you smile things will work out.Serena Williams
I'm not used to crying. It's a little difficult. All my life I've had to fight. It's just another fight I'm going to have to learn how to win, that's all. I'm just going to have to keep smiling.Serena Williams
It's always good to get a smaller tournament under your belt so that by the time you get to the Slams, you have a lot of experience.Serena Williams
Family's first, and that's what matters most. We realize that our love goes deeper than the tennis game.Serena Williams