At the 2012 Wimbledon Championships
|Residence||Palm Beach Gardens, Florida|
|Born||September 26, 1981
|Hicht||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Turned pro||24 September 1995|
|Prize money||$ 41,960,896
(1st aw-time amang weemen athletes
an 4t aw-time amang tennis athletes)
|Career titles||47 WTA (6t in oweraw rankins)|
|Heichest rankin||No. 1 (8 Julie 2002)|
|Current rankin||No. 2 (September 12, 2016)|
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|Australian Open||W (2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2015)|
|French Open||W (2002, 2013, 2015)|
|Wimbledon||W (2002, 2003, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2015, 2016)|
|US Open||W (1999, 2002, 2008, 2012, 2013, 2014)|
|Tour Finals||W (2001, 2009, 2012)|
|Olympic Gemmes||Gowd Medal (2012)|
|Heichest rankin||No. 1 (7 Juin 2010)|
|Current rankin||No. 34 (Julie 11, 2016)|
|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 toornaments|
|Olympic Games||Gowd Medal (2000, 2008, 2012)|
|Career record||27–3 (90%)|
|Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results|
|Australian Open||F (1999)|
|French Open||F (1998)|
|US Open||W (1998)|
|Last updatit on: 14 Januar 2013.|
|Olympic medal record|
|Representin the Unitit States|
Serena Jameka Williams (born September 26, 1981) is a profeesional American tennis player. The Weemen's Tennis Association haes rankit her Warld No. 1 in singles on five separate occasions. She became the Warld No. 1 for the first time on 8 Julie 2002, an regained this rankin for the fift time on 2 November 2009. She is the anerlie female player tae hae wan ower $40 million in prize money.
Regardit as ane o the greatest tennis players o aw time, her 30 Grand Slam titles tees her for aicht on the aw-time leet: 15 in singles, 13 in weemen's doubles, an 2 in mixed doubles. She is the maist recent player, male or female, tae hae held aw fower Grand Slam singles titles simultaneously ('02–'03) an anerlie the fift wumman iver tae dae sae. Her tot o 15 Grand Slam singles titles is saxt on the aw-time leet, an fowert in the open era, ahint Steffi Graf (22 titles) an Chris Evert an Martina Navratilova (18 titles each). Amang active players, male or female, she haulds the maist Major titles amid singles, doubles, an mixed doubles. She haes wan 13 Grand Slam doubles titles wi her sister Venus Williams an the pair is unbeaten in Grand Slam feenals. Serena Williams is an aa a three time winner o the WTA Tour Championships
Grand Slam toornaments[eedit | eedit soorce]
Grand Slam toornament performance timeline[eedit | eedit soorce]
Won toornament; or reached Final; Semifinal; Quarter-final; Roond 4, 3, 2, 1; competit at a Roond Robin stage; lost in Qualification Round; absent frae toornament event; played in a Davis Cup Zonal Group (wi its nummer indication) or Play-off; won a bronze, siller (F or S) or gowd medal at the Olympics; a doungradit Masters Series/1000 toornament (Nae a Masters Series); or a toornament that was Not Held in a gien year.
Tae avoid confusion an double coontin, these charts are updatit either at the conclusion o a toornament, or when the player's pairteecipation in the toornament has endit.
|Australian Open||2R||3R||4R||QF||A||W||A||W||3R||W||QF||W||W||A||4R||QF||4R||W||6 / 15||68–9|
|French Open||4R||3R||A||QF||W||SF||QF||A||A||QF||3R||QF||QF||A||1R||W||2R||W||3 / 14||54–11|
|Wimbledon||3R||A||SF||QF||W||W||F||3R||A||QF||F||W||W||4R||W||4R||3R||5 / 15||72–10|
|US Open||3R||W||QF||F||W||A||QF||4R||4R||QF||W||SF||A||F||W||W||W||6 / 15||79–9|
|Win–Loss||8–4||11–2||12–3||18–4||21–0||19–1||14–3||12–2||5–2||19–3||19–3||23–2||18–1||9–2||17–2||21–2||13–3||14–0||20 / 59||273–39|
References[eedit | eedit soorce]
- Serena Williams at the Women's Tennis Association
- Corkhill, Barney (June 12, 2008). "Top Ten Greatest Female Tennis Players of All Time". bleacherreport.com. Retrieved June 12, 2008.
- "Women's Tennis Career Prize Money Leaders – 2012 Updates". Retrieved September 10, 2012.
- Hickman, Craig (January 30, 2010). "Serena Williams Wins Australian Open". Huffington Post. Retrieved January 30, 2010.
- "Venus and Serena Williams win Olympic gold". CBS News. Retrieved August 5, 2012.
- "Serena Williams routs Maria Sharapova for Olympic gold". USA Today. Retrieved August 4, 2012.