Serena Jameka Williams is an American retired professional tennis player.
She was ranked world No. 1 in singles by the Women’s Tennis Association for 319 weeks, including a joint-record 186 consecutive weeks, and finished as the year-end No. 1 five times
Williams won 23 Grand Slam singles titles, the most by any player in the Open Era, and the second-most of all time.
Along with her older sister Venus, Serena Williams was coached by her parents Oracene Price and Richard Williams.
Serena Williams Parents: Meet Richard Williams and Oracene Price
Who are Serena Williams’s mother and father? Where are Serena Williams’s parents now?
Serena Williams was born on September 26, 1981, in Saginaw, Michigan to Oracene Price and Richard Williams.
Oracene Price is an American tennis coach. She is best known for being both the mother and coach of Venus and Serena Williams, who are both widely regarded among the best tennis players of all time.
She is the former wife of Richard Williams, whom she divorced in 2002.
Richard Dove Williams, Jr. is a former American tennis coach and the father of tennis players Venus Williams and Serena Williams.