Venus Williams

Venus Williams is a successful American professional tennis player. She is a formar no.1 in both singles and doubles. Read the full article to know Williams’ net worth, age, salary, and height.

About Venus Williams:

Venus Williams is a former world no.1 ranked by the Women’s Tennis Association. In the year 2002, she was declared the number one tennis star. She was also the first African American to achieve the feat. Again in 2019, she became the world No. 1 in doubles for the first time along with her sister Serena. Both sisters were happy to win their fourth Grand Slam doubles title in a row.

The California native has won a total of seven Grand Slam singles titles. This makes her tied for the 12th spot in the all-time list. While she is also ranked number eight in the Open Era list. “Queen V” has bagged a total of 14 Grand Slam doubles titles and all of them are played along with Serena Williams.

Williams is holding two Mixed Doubles titles in her career so far. She has recently won the 2017 Wimbledon singles final. After that splendid victory, she became the first player to have the longest time difference between her first and most recent Grand Slam finals appearances.

Williams holds four Olympic gold medals, one in singles and three in women’s doubles that she played along with her sister. She also won a silver medal in the mixed doubles category in the 2016 Olympics and became the first tennis athlete to win a medal at four Olympic games.

Williams has won a total of 49 WTA titles in the singles category, 22 doubles, and two mixed doubles titles. The American tennis star has won a total of 73 WTA titles. She only lags behind her sister Serena among active players in this record.

Venus Williams’ Net Worth and Salary:

Venus Williams’ net worth is $95 million in 2023. She earned a total of $42,300,728 as prize money from her career. She was ranked the 10th highest-paid female athlete in the world. That year, she earned $6 million. Among those, $5 million came from only endorsement deals. She earned $20k from this year’s games. At present, her yearly income is around $7 million thanks to her successful clothing line and sponsorships.

Quick Facts:

Full Name Venus Ebony Starr Williams
Nickname Queen V
Born June 17, 1980
Debut October 31, 1994
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 165lbs (75 kg)
Age 41
Birthplace Lynwood, California, USA
Religion Jehovah’s Witness
Nationality American
Net Worth $95 million
Career Earnings $42 million
Marital Status Unmarried
Father’s Name Richard Williams
Mother’s Name Oracene Price
Salary $7 million
Twitter Handle @Venuseswilliams
Instagram Handle @venuswilliams

Williams’ Husband:

Venus Williams is currently single. She isn’t married either. Previously, she was in a relationship with Nicholas Hammond. Hammond is a wealthy financier. They started dating in 2017 and broke-up after 2 years. Before that, Venus dated the popular Cuban model, Elio Pis. The pair started dating in 2012. The same year they made their first public appearance at the New York Grand Slam. Later, in 2017 they parted ways. Venus never disclosed any information related to her relationship splits.

Her Age:

Williams was born on 17 June 1980 in Lynwood, California. Currently, she is 41 years old.

Her Height and Weight:

The American tennis star has a height of 6 ft 1 in (185 cm) and she weighs only 165lbs (75 kg).

Her Nickname:

Like her sister Serena, Venus Williams is also considered a pioneer of breaking the shackles of women not being able to play athletic sports like tennis. Venus does not have many nicknames like her sister, she is famous as ‘Venus’ or ‘Queen V’ among her fans.

Williams’ Endorsements:

Venus Williams earns around $6 million yearly only from endorsement deals. She has sponsorship deals with some popular brands including Wilson, Kraft, Ralph Lauren, Tide, and others. She is also the owner of a clothing line, Eleven.

Venus Williams’ stats:

Grand Slam Record

Event Best Years
Australian Open Finalist 2017, 2003
Roland Garros Finalist 2002
Wimbledon Winner 2008, 2007, 2005, 2001, 2000
US Open Winner 2001, 2000

Grand Slam Finals: Singles

Year Event Result Score
1997 US Open Loss 0–6, 4–6
2000 Wimbledon Win 6–3, 7–6(7–3)
2000 US Open Win 6–4, 7–5
2001 Wimbledon Win 6–1, 3–6, 6–0
2001 US Open Win 6–2, 6–4
2002 French Open Loss 5–7, 3–6
2002 Wimbledon Loss 6–7(4–7), 3–6
2002 US Open Loss 4–6, 3–6
2003 Australian Open Loss 6–7(4–7), 6–3, 4–6
2003 Wimbledon Loss 6–4, 4–6, 2–6
2005 Wimbledon Win 4–6, 7–6(7–4), 9–7
2007 Wimbledon Win 6–4, 6–1
2008 Wimbledon Win 7–5, 6–4
2009 Wimbledon Loss 6–7(3–7), 2–6
2017 Australian Open Loss 4–6, 4–6

Grand Slam Finals: Doubles

Year Event Result Score
1999 French Open Win 6–3, 6–7(2–7), 8–6
1999 US Open Win 4–6, 6–1, 6–4
2000 Wimbledon Win 6–3, 6–2
2001 Australian Open Win 6–2, 2–6, 6–4
2002 Wimbledon (2) Win 6–2, 7–5
2003 Australian Open (2) Win 4–6, 6–4, 6–3
2008 Wimbledon (3) Win 6–2, 6–2
2009 Australian Open (3) Win 6–3, 6–3
2009 Wimbledon (4) Win 7–6(7–4), 6–4
2009 US Open (2) Win 6–2, 6–2
2010 Australian Open (4) Win 6–4, 6–3
2010 French Open (2) Win 6–2, 6–3
2012 Wimbledon (5) Win 7–5, 6–4

WTA Stats: 2022 YTD

Category Stats
1st Serve Won 67.50%
2nd Serve Won 26.70%
Break Points Saved 33.30%
Service Points Won % 50.00%
Service Games Won 54.50%
Service Games Played 22
Return Points Won 34.50%
1st Return Points Won % 25.60%
2nd Return Points Won % 48.20%
Break Points Converted 33.30%
Return Games Won 18.20%
Return Games Played 22

Venus Williams’ debut at the US Open! | US Open 1997

FAQ about Venus Williams:

What are Venus Williams’ Career Earnings?

Williams has earned more than $42 million in her career.

What is Williams’ Net Worth in 2023?

Venus Williams’ net worth is $95 million in 2023.

Is She Married?

No. Williams is currently single.

How many Grand Slam titles does Williams have?

The female tennis star has 7 grand slam titles.

Abdullah Al Hasan writes about various players, especially about their Biography. He is a freelance content writer and a full-time blogger by profession. He also writes on Surprise Sports regularly.

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