Venus Williams Biography
American professional tennis player Venus Ebony Starr Williams was born on June 17, 1980. Venus Williams profile showcases attaining World no.1 rank. The Venus Williams biography defines successful career. Thorough understanding of it can be by evaluating Venus Williams achievements. Most recent Venus Williams records until October 2011 was her World no. 101 rank in Singles while in Doubles she attained no. 20.
Internationally Recognized Tennis Star:
Records by Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) showing her World no. 1 rank in Singles thrice makes alluring Venus Williams profile. As per Venus Williams biography her attaining World no. 1 on February 25, 2002 for the first time was historic as first black woman tennis player getting such rank. The 21 Grand Slam titles win brought her in 12th rank on all time list. Such Venus Williams records are outstanding only competed by her sister Serena Williams with whom she paired in several wins. The most noteworthy of Venus Williams achievements are winning 7 Singles and 12 women's Doubles besides 2 mixed Doubles.
Venus Williams biography shows her one of the only three women player winning 5 plus Wimbledon in open era making charismatic wins. In fact Venus Williams profile showcase her tennis career from 2000 Wimbledon Championships win to US Open in 2001 besides 4 Grand Slam Singles tournaments win out of the six held ever. Venus Williams achievements are also from her being one of the only 5 women tennis players of contemporary era whose more than 200th participation in Grand Slam Singles matches make her versatile tennis player. Venus Williams records are of winning 3 Olympic gold medals—with distribution of one in Singles and 2 in Doubles matches.
Distinguishable Venus Williams profile is of winning more Olympic gold medals than rest female tennis players of contemporary era. Venus Williams achievements include winning 2000 Sydney Olympics besides being second player whose winning Olympic gold medals in Singles and Doubles make history. Of course Venus Williams biography is enriched with 43 career Single titles. Venus Williams records are best record on WTA, successful career wins in Wimbledon and et al.
Venus Williams achievements of being only woman tennis player to reach at finals in the 4 Grand Slams. Her performances against sister Serena Williams in 23 matches they played are amazing as she was declared winner in 13 matches. Detailed description is mentioned in the Venus Williams biography. Her career from 2002 French Open to Grand Slam Singles & Doubles make Venus Williams profile illustrious. The Venus Williams records describe her excellent baseliner and attacking tennis player.
Venus dated longtime boyfriend golfer Hank Kuehne till they broke in 2010. The Forbes magazine had named her 77th of 100 Most Powerful Celebrities in 2009. Her book, "Come to Win; on How Sports Can Help You Top Your Profession" released in 2010. The Time magazine named her "30 Legends of Women's Tennis: Past, Present and Future" in 2011.