Serena Williams Net Worth
Facts of Serena Williams Net Worth
|Date of Birth:
|1981 September 26
|42 years old
|5 Feet 9 Inch
Serina William is known as a professional tennis player who has won several Olympic Gold Medals and 23 Grand Slam singles Titles. From her tennis career, she was able to accumulate the net worth of around $170 million. As well as her husband Alexis Ohanian the co-founder of Reddit added net worth value into her account.
Serina William Net Worth
American world champion professional tennis player is known as Serina William. In August 2013, she has earned many prize money worth $70 million in her career and ranked as number one in the world five times. She had won gold medals in Olympics which was held at the Sydney, Beijing, and London.
She earns above $20 million per year outside of tennis related companies such as Nike and Kraft Foods and $40 million deals to produce a fashion line with Nike. She endorsements with different companies including Nike, JP Morgans, Beats by Dre and Wilson from where she earns $10 to $20 million per years. In 2013, she won two ESPY Awards.
Serena Williams Net worth is estimated to be $170 million. She is the only women listed in Forbes as "100 Highest Paid Athletes in 2017".
Serena William Early Life and Her Career
Serena Jameka Williams was born on September 26, 1981, in Saginaw, Michigan. She completes her education at the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale. Father Richard Williams and Mother Oracene Price have five siblings among which Serena is the youngest of all named three-half sisters Yetunde Price, Lyndrea Price, Isha Price, and Venus Williams. When Serena was an age of three years she begins intensive tennis training. She along with her sister Venus Williams attended the tennis academy of Rick Macci (who polished their skills and talent).
In 1995, she learned her first training from her father on the public courts in Los Angeles and later turned to become a professional tennis player. In 1999, she earned her first grand slam singles title at the U.S. and open back wins four straight grand slam singles title all achieved by defeating her older sister Venus. The other competitors achieved this feat was Maureen Connolly Brinker, Margaret Court, Steffi Graf and Martina Navratilova.
In 2003, super-successful career graph met with the resounding halt as a Knee injury and forced her to sit out of tennis competition for 8 months and on January 25, she won the Australian Open tennis championship, completing the grand slam of woman tennis. She won the Nasdaq-100 Open in Miami and China Open in 2001. In 2008, she went on to a victory at the US Open singles tournaments outplaying Jelena Jankovic. In the same year, to record at the Wimbledon doubles tournaments she partnered with her sister. In 2009 season she was ranked worlds number one for the second time at the end of a season, having won all three round-robin matches at the year-end WTA (Women's Tennis Association) Tour Championships and she was also declared Female Athlete of the Year becoming ITF(International Tennis Federation) World Champion in singles and doubles. In 2010, Serena retains her Australian Open singles and Doubles matches as well as defend her title at the Wimbledon Championships in 2011. At French Open badly losses first round at a major tournament for the first time in her history.
In 2013, she started her season winning the first tournament in Brisbane. Her first international level titles victory was the singles title in Madrid and Rome, the Roland Garros titles, the Swedish Open, Rogers Cup, US Open, the China Cup and the WTA Championships. In 2014, she tasted her third straight and sixth overall U.S. Open singles titles by defending her friend Caroline Wozniacki. She won grand slam singles in the Open Era at Australian Open and also won french open in 2015.
Serena won Australian Open for the seventh time and defeating her sister Venus Williams in final 6-4, 6-4 by ranking number 1.
Serena William Personal Life
In December 2016 William was engaged with Alexis Ohanian (Reddit co-founder). Later on September 1, she gave birth to baby girl Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr and she even shares her pregnancy journey video on YouTUBE and Website.
Serena has $11.99 million six bedroom house in Bel Air brand new contemporary and the other one in Spanish home in a Beverly gate community which is worth $6.68 million. In 2006, she has brought $6.62 million property records show.
Serena Williams is fined $17,000 for violations during her US Open loss
On September 9, 2018, in Saturday's women's singles final Serena was fined $17,000 for three code violations. The tournament referee, Levied fines against Williams of $4,000 for the coaching violation, $3,000 for racket abuse and $10,000 for the verbal abuse, the USTA said.
Serena Williams was playing against Naomi Osaka in New York's Arthur Ashe Stadium where the controversy begins in the second set after umpire Carlos Ramos penalized Williams a point and then an entire game. Osaka beat Williams in straight sets -- 6-2, 6-4 -- to win her first Grand Slam title.
The money will go to the International Tennis Federation's Grand Slam Development Fund.
Williams won $1.85 million as a US Open finalist.
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