Venus Williams is a successful American professional tennis player. She is a former 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 14 Grand Slam doubles titles, all of which 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 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 will be $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.
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.
|Full Name||Venus Ebony Starr Williams|
|Born||June 17, 1980|
|Debut||October 31, 1994|
|Height||6 ft 1 in (185 cm)|
|Weight||165lbs (75 kg)|
|Birthplace||Lynwood, California, USA|
|Net Worth||$95 million|
|Career Earnings||$42 million|
|Father’s Name||Richard Williams|
|Mother’s Name||Oracene Price|
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.
Williams was born on 17 June 1980 in Lynwood, California. Currently, she is 41 years old.
Height and Weight
The American tennis star has a height of 6 ft 1 in (185 cm) and she weighs only 165 lbs (75 kg).
Like her sister Serena, Venus Williams is also considered a pioneer in 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.
Venus Williams’ stats
Grand Slam Record
|Australian Open||Finalist||2017, 2003|
|Wimbledon||Winner||2008, 2007, 2005, 2001, 2000|
|US Open||Winner||2001, 2000|
Grand Slam Finals: Singles
|1997||US Open||Loss||0–6, 4–6|
|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||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|
|2017||Australian Open||Loss||4–6, 4–6|
Grand Slam Finals: Doubles
|1999||French Open||Win||6–3, 6–7(2–7), 8–6|
|1999||US Open||Win||4–6, 6–1, 6–4|
|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
|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|
FAQs 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 will be $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.