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Who is Serena Williams and what is next for her after tennis?

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Bowing out of Tennis at nearly 41 years, what will Serena Williams be doing?

Who is Serena Williams?

Serena Jameka Williams is an American retired professional tennis player.

Who is Serena Williams and what is next for her after tennis?

She was born on 26th September,1981 Oracene Price and Richard Williams.

Serena Williams has been ranked  world number 1 in the singles by the Women’s Tennis Association for as many as 319 weeks.

This figure includes 186 of continuous weeks and even finished the year- end as number 1 on five occasions.

Serena Williams has 23 Grand slams  singles titles to her credit. This record is the most by any player in the Open Era and the second most most of all time.

She turn professional in 1995  at 14 years, after she was coached by her parents  along with her elder sister Venus.

Serene Williams first major taste of win in the singles was at the 1999 U.S open.

Her dominance in the game was in  the 2002 French Open as well as the 2003 Australia Open, where she won all four major singles titles. Serena Williams won them especially in the finals against her elder sister Venus Williams.

She won the non-calendar Grand Slam as well as the Career Grand Slam making them nicknamed it the “Serena Slam”.

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After winning two more singles after Serena Slam, she was plagued by injuries and decline in form, only for her to see a gradual return in 2007.

Serena Williams reclaim her number 1 singles rankings at the 2012 Wimbledon Championships.

She also went ahead to claim an Olympic gold. This made set another record of being the first tennis player to reach that milestone of a career Golden Slam in both singles and doubles.

Williams other remarkable record includes winning thirteen singles  major . This includes the all four in a row  from 2014 through to 2015.

This gave her her second Serena Slam.

Serena Williams is the world’s highest paid woman athlete in 2016 when she earned almost $29 million.

She repeated that feet,making it into the Forbes list of the 100 highest -paid athletes as much as $27miilion in prize money and endorsement.

What is next for Serena Williams after tennis?

At 40, Serena Williams is bowing out of tennis,a game which she says she wants to be remembered as a fighter.

Her last game was a loss to Ajla Tomljanovic. This is what she had to say.

“Clearly I’m still capable,” Williams told reporters after her loss. “But it takes a lot more than that. I’m ready to be a mom, explore a different version of Serena. Technically in the world, I’m still super young, so I want to have a little bit of a life while I’m still walking. I have such a bright future ahead of me.

“The fight, I’m such a fighter,” she said when asked how she wanted to be remembered following her third-round loss.“I feel like I really brought something to tennis, a different look, the fist pumps, the just crazy intensity. Passion is a really good word.”

There are reports that she wants to go in acting. Others say she will pursue a career in fashion.

On the question of acting, this is what Williams had to say in an interview with vanity Fair.

“I don’t know if I have time, to be honest. It takes so much time and so much dedication.”

Then she added “I think anything I would want to do, I would be really good at it or release the best that I can do in but practicing it and you know, do that but my time is a little short now but I would play an action hero because clearly, I should be an action hero.”

 

By Robert

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