Serena Jameka William is an American professional tennis player, who has held the best spot in the Women’s Tennis Association ranking many times over her all career. She is known as Serena Williams, but her full name is Serena Jameka William. Serena was born on 26 September 1981in Saginaw, Michigan, United States America. Serena has two nicknames Meka and Momma Smash. Serena started tennis training when her age was three years old.
Serena won her first major championship in 1999 and completed her career Grand Slam in 2003. Serena has won 23 Grand Slam singles titles and numerous Olympic Gold Medals. Along with individual success, Serena has teamed up with her sister Venus Williams to win a series of doubles title, she defeated her elder sister at the Australian Open to claim the 23rd Grand Slam one on one title of her career in the year 2017. Serena and her sister Venus were trained for a tennis career from the age of three years old by their father.
Serena and Venus changed the look of their sport. Their power and athletic skills again opponents and their sense of style and presence made them standout stars on the court. The close-knit sisters lived together for more than a dozen years in a gated Palm Beach Gardens region in Florida, but they went their separate ways after Serena bought a mission in nearby Jupiter in December 2013.
In 1999, Serena beat out her sister Venus in their race to the family’s first Grand Slam win when she won the U.S Open title. It set the stage for a run of high-powered, high-profile successes for both Williams. In 2008, Serena and Venus teamed up to get a second women’s doubles Olympic Gold Medal at Beijing Games, then next year, Serena and Venus purchased shares of the Miami Dolphins to become the first African women to own part of an NFL team.
At the 2012summer Olympics, Serena claimed her 4th overall Olympic Gold Medal by teaming with Sister Venus to defeated Czech Republic stars Andrea Hlavckova and Hradecka in women’s doubles. Serena had overcome big sister Venus to advance past the 4th round at Wimbledon. After few days, Serena defeated Garbine Muguruza in the final to claim her second career “Serena Slam” and become the oldest Grand Slam singles champion in the Open era. At the 2015 US Open Serena again squared off with Venus in a tough quarterfinal matchup, this time pulling away in the deciding 3rd set.
In shocking upset, unseeded Roberta Vinci ranked No. 43 in the world, dashed Williams’ quest by pulling out 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 win in the semifinals. Just hours her singles win at Wimbledon in 2016, Serena and her sister Venus won the double championship, their 6th Wimbledon win together. At the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio, the Williams sisters experienced a shocking upset when they were bounced out of the first round of women’s doubles at the Rio Olympics by Czech duo Lucie Safarova and Barbora Strycova.
The Williams sisters had initially been seeded as no. 1, had an Olympic record of 15-0, and had won gold three times previously. Serena became engaged to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian who goes by the handle name “Kn0things’ on the site in the year December 2016. On November 16, 2017, Williams and Ohanian were married at the modern Arts Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. Serena wore a stunning Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen dress, and the list of celebrity guests in attendance included Beyoncé, Kim Kardashian West and Eva Longoria Daughter.
In April 2017 Serena Hinted that she was pregnant in a post on Snapchat showing her baby belly with the caption “20 weeks” though the posting was deleted a few minutes later. Serena was indeed pregnant, and she gave birth to daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr. on September 1st. the tennis great posted a photo with her baby on Instagram and shared the journey of her pregnancy in a video posted on her website and on YouTube.
|Serena Williams Bio|
|Name||Serena Jameka Williams
|Nickname||Meka, Momma, Smash
|Date of Birth||26 September 1981
|Birth place||Saginaw, Michigan, U.S.A
|Age (as 2020)||38 years old|
|Hometown||Saginaw, Michigan, U.S.A
|Serena Williams Education|
|College||The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale|
|Serena Williams Physical Statistics|
|Weight (in Pound)||150 lbs
|Weight (in KG)||68 kg|
|Height (in Meter)||1.75 m|
|Height (in Feet)||5 feet 9 Inches|
|Bra Size||36 D|
|Hip Size||45 Inches|
|Waist Size||31 Inches|
|Serena Williams Family|
|Marriage Date||16 November 2017|
Brett Ratner (2004-2006)
Jackie Long (2007-2008)
Hosea Changchez (2008)
Amar'e Stoudemire (2010)
Patrick Mouratoglou (2012)
Grigor Dimitrov (2012)
|Daughter||Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr.|
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|Serena Williams Career & Net worth|
|International Debut||Turned Pro in 1995|
|Net Worth||$180 Million|
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