Serena Williams

Serena Williams Quotes

United States, Tennis Player
September 26, 1981

Serena Jameka Williams (born September 26, 1981) is an American professional tennis player. The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) ranked her world No. 1 in singles on eight separate occasions between 2002 and 2017. She reached the No. 1 ranking for the first time on July 8, 2002. On her sixth occasion, she held the ranking for 186 consecutive weeks, tying the record set by Steffi Graf. In total, she has been No. 1 for 319 weeks, which ranks third in the "Open Era" among female players behind Graf and Martina Navratilova.

  • Serena Williams: I know first hand the sexism and racism institutions and the media use to vilify women and people of color to minimize us, to break us down and demonize us. We must recognize our obligation to decry tabloid journalism.
  • Serena Williams: I could have been up five-love. I just made so many errors. I had a lot of forehand unforced errors. It was a big error day for me today. I don't know. If I ever say farewell, I wouldn't tell anyone. So...
  • Serena Williams: I think we both have had closure. And we have reached out to each other. I have definitely reached out, and she's a great competitor and she's a cool cat... I got to keep going. That's obviously the goal.
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