Serena Williams – tennis player, was born September 26, 1981 in the city of Saginaw, Michigan. Most known as one of the sisters-tennis player Williams.
In the late 1990s, in the biography of Serena Williams and her sister Venus, there was a starry time. They were African-American, which was a rarity in professional tennis. Sisters quickly became famous thanks to a strong game, brilliant equipment.
Like Tiger Woods, Serena and Venus were young talents. They at will started to practice tennis after kindergarten. Serena is a year younger than Venus. Her height is 175 cm. However, Serena became the first of the sisters who won the US championship in singles in 1999.
In the early 2000s Serena was one of the leading tennis players. In 2002-2003 the sportswoman won the Serena helmet, winning all four major titles of the Grand Slam at once. In 2002, she won the French Championship, Wimbledon, the US Championships, and in 2003 at the Australian Championships. Other titles in the biography of Serena Williams were received in 2003, 2005, 2006, 2008.
Additional information: Other outstanding tennis players from the time of the Williams sisters were Martina Hingis, Jennifer Capriati, Anna Kournikova, Monika Seles, Amanda Ketzer.