Serena Williams is a professional tennis player from the United States of America, currently ranked as the top player in the WTA rankings and widely considered as the greatest player of her generation.
She has been ranked as the world number one on six separate occasions and her latest climb to the top at the age of 32 years makes her the oldest player in the history of professional tennis to climb to the top of the rankings in history.
Williams holds the most major titles of active players, with a combined total of 33 titles, with 18 in singles, 13 in doubles, all of which have come with elder sister Venus Williams as her partner and another two in mixed doubles. She also won three gold medals in the Olympic Games in doubles and created history in the 2012 London Olympic Games when she won the gold medal in both singles and doubles.
The tally of 18 singles titles in Grand Slams puts Serena Williams fourth in the all time list and only second to Steffi Graff in the Open Era. She is also a five time winner of the WTA Tour Championship, making her arguably the most decorated women’s tennis player in history.
Born in Michigan, the Williams sisters took up the game early and with their father Richard as the coach, both went on to carve out successful careers in the professional game.
Serena Williams has won four Australian Open titles, two French Open titles, five Wimbledon titles and another two US Open titles throughout her career and she is considered as a specialist in all kinds of surfaces, a rare characteristic of modern players, which has earned her fame and according to many players, make her the best player to play the game in the modern era.
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