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Venus Williams
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Kintra  Unitit States
Residence Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
Born (1980-06-17) 17 Juin 1980 (age 39)
Lynwood, Californie, U.S.
Hicht 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Turned pro 31 October 1994
Plays Richt-haundit (twa-haundit backhaund)
Coach(es) Richard Williams
Prize money

US$36,520,636 (As o Juin 12, 2017)[1][2]

Career record 810–245
Career titles 44 (7t in overall rankins)
Heichest rankin No. 1 (25 Februar 2002)
Current rankin No. 5 (September 11, 2017)
Grand Slam Singles results
Australian Open F (2003, 2017)
French Open F (2002)
Wimbledon W (2000, 2001, 2005, 2007, 2008)
US Open W (2000, 2001)
Ither toornaments
Tour Finals W (2008)
Olympic Gemmes Gold medal.svg Gowd Medal (2000)
Career record 185–36
Career titles 20
Heichest rankin No. 1 (7 Juin 2010)
Current rankin No. 32 (August 29, 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 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
Representin the Unitit States USA
Gowd medal – first place 2000 Sydney Singles
Gowd medal – first place 2000 Sydney Doubles
Gowd medal – first place 2008 Beijing Doubles
Gowd medal – first place 2012 London Doubles
Siller medal – seicont place 2016 Rio de Janeiro Mixed doobles

Venus Ebony Starr Williams[3] (born Juin 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.[4] 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[5] an is mair nor 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.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Venus Williams Career Statistics". Women's Tennis Association. Retrieved 2016-09-04. 
  2. "Career Prize Money Leaders" (PDF). Women's Tennis Association. 2016-08-29. Archived frae the oreeginal (PDF) on June 12, 2016. Retrieved 2016-09-04. 
  3. "Family Tree Legends". Family Tree Legends. Retrieved October 6, 2010. 
  4. Chase, Chris (July 15, 2010). "Ranking the top-10 women's tennis players of all time – Busted Racquet – Tennis Blog – Yahoo! Sports". Retrieved May 7, 2011. 
  5. "All-Time Women's Majors Titles". June 5, 2010. Retrieved October 6, 2010.