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Venus Williams
Kintra Banner o Unitit States Unitit States
Residence Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
Born Juin 17, 1980 (1980-06-17) (age 34)
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)
Singles
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)
Ither tournaments
Championships W (2008)
Olympic Gemmes Gold medal.svg Gowd Medal (2000)
Doubles
Career record 163–24
Career titles 20
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.svg Gold Medal (2000, 2008, 2012)
Mixed Doubles
Career record 25–6 (80.6%)
Career titles 2
Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results
Australian Open W (1998)
French Open W (1998)
Wimbledon F (2006)
US Open QF (1998)
Last updatit on: 14 Januar 2013.
Olympic medal record
Weemen's tennis
Competitor for the Unitit States USA
Gowd 2000 Sydney Singles
Gowd 2000 Sydney Doubles
Gowd 2008 Beijing Doubles
Gowd 2012 London Doubles

Venus Ebony Starr Williams[1] (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.[2] 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[3] 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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Notes
  1. "Family Tree Legends". Family Tree Legends. Retrieved October 6, 2010. 
  2. Chase, Chris (July 15, 2010). "Ranking the top-10 women's tennis players of all time – Busted Racquet – Tennis Blog – Yahoo! Sports". Sports.yahoo.com. Retrieved May 7, 2011. 
  3. "All-Time Women's Majors Titles". Blueridgenow.com. June 5, 2010. Retrieved October 6, 2010.