SERENA WILLIAMS   -  Her father home-schooled Serena and her sister Venus and to this day, Serena Williams was and remains coached by both her parents.

SERENA WILLIAMS - Her father home-schooled Serena and her sister Venus and to this day, Serena Williams was and remains coached by both her parents.

Chronicles the life and times of the tennis great, from her relationship with her father to her twenty-first grand slam win.

Chronicles the life and times of the tennis great, from her relationship with her father to her twenty-first grand slam win.

Serena Williams, born September 26, 1981, in Saginaw, Michigan, began playing tennis early, enduring daily two-hour practices with her father at age three. In 1995, Serena turned pro, and, along with her sister Venus, enjoyed a run of high-profile victories. In 2009, Serena was fined and placed on probation for allegedly threatening a lineswoman, but is doing her best to move past the incident.

Serena Williams, born September 26, 1981, in Saginaw, Michigan, began playing tennis early, enduring daily two-hour practices with her father at age three. In 1995, Serena turned pro, and, along with her sister Venus, enjoyed a run of high-profile victories. In 2009, Serena was fined and placed on probation for allegedly threatening a lineswoman, but is doing her best to move past the incident.

Serena Williams’ list of accomplishments in the tennis world is encyclopedic. The G.O.A.T (yeah, I said it!) recently won her 22nd Grand Slam title at Wimbledon and is currently prepar…

Serena Williams’ list of accomplishments in the tennis world is encyclopedic. The G.O.A.T (yeah, I said it!) recently won her 22nd Grand Slam title at Wimbledon and is currently prepar…

A young Venus Williams in a shopping cart of tennis balls with her dad Richard Williams.

A young Venus Williams in a shopping cart of tennis balls with her dad Richard Williams.

Inspiration for Black Women: Sloane Stephens who beat Serena Williams overcame death of her NFL father by turning to play tennis | AT2W

Inspiration for Black Women: Sloane Stephens who beat Serena Williams overcame death of her NFL father by turning to play tennis | AT2W

Venus and Serena Williams' father Richard had stroke before Wimbledon 2016 final | Daily Mail Online

Venus and Serena Williams' father Richard had stroke before Wimbledon 2016 final | Daily Mail Online

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