Venus Williams is a professional tennis player from Lynwood, California. Venus was born on June 17,and she is the older sister of Serena Williams. These two sisters have dominated the courts since bursting onto the scene, winning tons of Grand Slams and Olympic medals in both singles and doubles events.
There is an abundance of beautiful photos of this unprecedented pairing. Actually, we once included a cute picture of little Venus Williams in a shopping cart surrounded by tennis balls. Since Serena and Venus had successful tennis careers already at the young age, it is not that difficult to find pictures of them as kids.
Williams set multiple national and regional swimming records in her late teens as part of the Los Angeles Athletic Club swim team. While in the city, she spent five months swimming alongside Olympic gold medal winner and Tarzan star, Johnny Weissmuller. After appearing in several small roles, alongside Mickey Rooney in an Andy Hardy film, and future five-time co-star Van Johnson in A Guy Named JoeWilliams made a series of films in the s and early s known as "aquamusicals," which featured elaborate performances with synchronised swimming and diving.
We take a look at some of the sexiest athletes clad in a bikini. Read Less. The sexy, sporty and sweaty Maria Sharapova is one of the ladies who battle away even the most talented and trained tennis players. Leryn Franco, the javelin thrower from Paraguay, looks super-sexy in a bikini.
Family day yesterday. Serena and sister Venus were raised as Jehovah's Witnesses by their mother Oracene Price, who converted to the religion in the s. Serena has been more outspoken about the religion - which was started in the s in the US - constantly thanking "Jehovah God" for her success as a tennis player.
Fresh off her nineteenth Grand Slam, Serena Williams talks to Rebecca Johnson about fitness, forgiveness, and her friendship with tennis rival Caroline Wozniacki. Wozniacki smiles at the memory. And I am so glad I did.
The tennis champ returns after a year to win her second Wimbledon title. There is no one who embodies the word "fierce" better than Serena Williams. The tennis star returned to the court yesterday after more than a year in recovery from a series of injuries to defeat Arvane Rezai at Wimbledon in England.
Born on September 26,Serena Williams is an American professional tennis player. She reached the No. On her sixth occasion, she held the ranking for consecutive weeks, tying the record set by Steffi Graf for the most consecutive weeks as No. In total, she has been No.
Our regular contributor John Bolanirritated by the behavior of Serena and Venus Williams who, he believes, are disrespecting the WTA Tour and the other players who work hard all-year long, is sharing his opinion with us. Read on! For the last several years I have been following the antics of the Williams sisters.