Serena Jameka Williams (conceived September 26, 1981) is an American expert tennis player. The Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) positioned her reality No. 1 in singles on eight separate events somewhere in the range of 2002 and 2017. She achieved the No. 1 positioning out of the blue on July 8, 2002. On her 6th event, she held the positioning for 186 continuous weeks, tying the record set by Steffi Graf for the most sequential weeks as No. 1 by a female tennis player. Altogether, she has been No. 1 for 319 weeks, which positions third in the “Open Era” among female players behind Steffi Graf and Martina Navratilova.
Williams holds the most Grand Slam titles in singles, copies, and blended pairs consolidated among dynamic players. Her 39 noteworthy titles puts her joint-third on the record-breaking rundown and second in the Open Era: 23 in singles, 14 in ladies’ copies, and two in blended duplicates. She is the latest female player to have held every one of the four Grand Slam singles titles all the while (2002– 03 and 2014– 15) and the third player to accomplish this twice after Rod Laver and Steffi Graf. She is additionally the latest player to have won a Grand Slam title on each surface (hard, mud and grass) in one logbook year. She is additionally, together with her sister Venus, the latest player to have held every one of the four Grand Slam ladies’ copies titles all the while (2009– 10).
Her aggregate of 23 Grand Slam singles titles denotes the record for the most Grand Slam wins by a tennis player in the Open Era, and is second on the record-breaking list behind Margaret Court (24).She is likewise the main tennis player to have won ten Grand Slam singles titles in two separate decades. She has won an unsurpassed record of 13 Grand Slam singles titles on hard court. Williams holds the Open Era record for most titles won at the Australian Open (7) and offers the Open Era record for most titles won at the US Open with Chris Evert (6). She likewise holds the record-breaking record for the most ladies’ singles matches won at majors with 331 matches.
Williams has won 14 Grand Slam duplicates titles, all with her sister Venus, and the match are unbeaten in Grand Slam pairs finals. As a group, she and Venus have the third most ladies’ copies Grand Slam titles, behind the 18 titles of Natasha Zvereva (14 with Gigi Fernández) and the record 20 titles won by Martina Navratilova and Pam Shriver. Williams is additionally a five-time victor of the WTA Tour Championships in the singles division. She has likewise won four Olympic gold awards, one in ladies’ singles and three in ladies’ duplicates—an unsurpassed record imparted to her sister, Venus. The entry of the Williams sisters has been credited with introducing another time of influence and physicality on the ladies’ expert tennis tour. Earning nearly $29 million in prize cash and supports, Williams was the most generously compensated female competitor in 2016. She rehashed this accomplishment in 2017 when she was the main lady on Forbes’ rundown of the 100 most generously compensated competitors with $27 million in prize cash and supports. She has won the ‘Laureus Sportswoman of the Year’ grant four times (2003, 2010, 2016, 2018), and in December 2015, she was named Sportsperson of the Year by Sports Illustrated magazine.
Naomi Osaka Beats Serena Williams in a U.S. Open Final
The features assumed be about Williams’ offered for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title and Osaka endeavoring to end up Japan’s first pummel champ, yet rather a contention with umpire Carlos Ramos that raised commanded the match.
Williams was angry when she was given an instructing infringement right off the bat in the second set after a hand motion from her mentor Patrick Mouratoglou, revealing to Ramos she would preferably lose than cheat.
Outrage, boos, tears and an allegation of sexism eclipsed a momentous triumph by Naomi Osaka, a rising star who turned into the initial tennis player conceived in Japan to win a Grand Slam title.
Osaka soundly crushed her youth symbol, Serena Williams, 6-2, 6-4, in the ladies’ last of the United States Open on Saturday, blocking Williams from winning a record-tying 24th significant singles title.
In any case, the match will long be associated with a progression of encounters amongst Williams and Carlos Ramos, the match’s seat umpire, who issued three punishments against Williams in the second set, after Osaka had set up her predominance.
The first was a notice after Ramos felt Williams was accepting guidelines from her mentor, Patrick Mouratoglou, from the stands, which is against the tenets. Williams was insulted by the suggestion that she was duping, and she requested a statement of regret. Afterward, in the wake of losing an amusement, she crushed her racket on the court, acquiring a second punishment and the departure of a point.