|Residence||Palm Beach Gardens, Florida|
|Born||Juin 17, 1980
Lynwood, Californie, U.S.
|Hicht||1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|Wicht||72.5 kg (159.8 lbs)|
|Turned pro||31 October 1994|
|Plays||Richt-haundit (twa-haundit backhaund)|
|Career prize money||
$28,497,747(2nt in oweraw earnins)
|Career record||622–156 (80.3%)|
|Career titles||44 (7t in overall rankins)|
|Heichest rankin||No. 1 (25 Februar 2002)|
|Current rankin||No. 32 (Mey 27, 2013)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|Australian Open||F (2003)|
|French Open||F (2002)|
|Wimbledon||W (2000, 2001, 2005, 2007, 2008)|
|US Open||W (2000, 2001)|
|Olympic Gemmes||Gowd Medal (2000)|
|Heichest rankin||No. 1 (7 Juin 2010)|
|Current rankin||No. 31 (14 Januar 2013)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|Australian Open||W (2001, 2003, 2009, 2010)|
|French Open||W (1999, 2010)|
|Wimbledon||W (2000, 2002, 2008, 2009, 2012)|
|US Open||W (1999, 2009)|
|Ither Doubles tournaments|
|Olympic Gemmes||Gold Medal (2000, 2008, 2012)|
|Career record||25–6 (80.6%)|
|Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results|
|Australian Open||W (1998)|
|French Open||W (1998)|
|US Open||QF (1998)|
|Last updatit on: 14 Januar 2013.|
|Olympic medal record|
|Competitor for the USA|
Venus Ebony Starr Williams (born June 17, 1980), is an American profeesional tennis player who is a umwhile Warld No. 1 an is rankit Warld No. 32 as o Mey 27, 2013 in singles. She haes been rankit Warld No. 1 in singles bi the Women's Tennis Association on three separate occasions. She became the Warld No. 1 for the first time on 25 Februar 2002, becomin the first African American wumman tae achieve this feat durin the Open Era.
Her seiven Grand Slam titles tee her for twalt on the aw time leet an is mair than ony ither active female player except for her younger sister Serena Williams. Venus Williams' titles consist o: seiven in singles, thirteen in weemen's doubles, an twa in mixed doubles. Her seiven Grand Slam singles titles place her wi fower ither weemen for twalt place on the aw-time leet an aw, whareas five Wimbledon singles titles tee her wi twa ither weemen for aicht place on the aw-time leet. Venus Williams is ane o anerlie fower weemen in the open era tae hae wan five or mair Wimbledon singles titles. Atween the 2000 Wimbledon Championships tae the 2001 US Open, Williams wan fower o the sax Grand Slam singles tournaments held. She is ane o anerlie five weemen in the open era tae win 200 or mair main draw Grand Slam singles matches.
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