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Serena Williams

Serena Williams is known as an American professional tennis player. She is most famous for being the winner of 23 Grand Slam singles titles and multiple Olympic gold medals.

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Background (Parents & Siblings)

Serena Williams was born on September 26, 1981, in Saginaw, Michigan. The most youthful of Richard and Oracene Williams' five little girls, Serena Williams and her sibling Venus would grow up to be extraordinary tennis competitors.

Serena's father, a former farmer from Louisiana was driven to see his two most youthful young ladies succeed. He utilized what he'd gathered from tennis books and recordings to educate Serena and Venus on the best way to approach the sport. At three years old, practicing on a court not a long way from the family's new Compton, California, home, Serena withstood the rigors of daily two-hour training sessions from her father.

Career (US Open)

Williams secured her third straight and 6th overall US Open singles title in 2014 by crushing her great friend and rival, Caroline Wozniacki. Her triumphant ways conveyed into the new year, as she beat Maria Sharapova to guarantee the 2015 Australian Open title. At the French Open in June, Williams figured out how to overcome issues to win the competition for the third time and guarantee her twentieth Grand Slam singles title.

Williams opened 2016 by progressing to the Australian Open final, where she lost in three sets to Angelique Kerber. After winning career WTA title No. 70 with a success at the Italian Open, she progressed to a French Open last rematch with Muguruza, however, this time surrendered to the Spanish player in straight sets.

Relationship with Alexis Ohanian

In December 2016, Williams wound up getting engaged to Reddit social media founder, Alexis Ohanian, who posts by the handle name "Kn0thing" on the site. On November 16, 2017, Williams and Ohanian were married at the Contemporary Arts Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. Serena wore a shocking Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen dress, and the rundown of superstar guests in attendance included Beyoncé, Kim Kardashian West, and Eva Longoria.

In April 2017, Williams implied that she was pregnant in a post on Snapchat demonstrating her child tummy with the caption "20 weeks," however the posting was erased a couple of minutes after the fact.

Williams was surely pregnant, and she brought forth girl Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr. in September. The tennis star posted a photograph with her child on Instagram and shared the voyage of her pregnancy in a video posted on her site and on YouTube.

Social Media (Instagram)

Serena is active in the social media platform Instagram and currently has 11.7 million followers.

Net worth

According to www.celebritynetworth.com, the estimated net worth of Serena Williams is 200 million dollars.

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Last Modified : Oct 11 2019