Venus Williams net worth: American professional tennis player and former world No. 1, Venus Williams has a net worth of $75 million.
One of the best women tennis player in history, Venus Ebony Starr Williams is the elder sister of Serena Williams, both of whom are the most decorated players. Currently ranked No. 11 in the singles category, Venus was ranked top in three different occasions for a total of 11 weeks.
The first African-American to reach the feat to be garnered as the top tennis player in the world back in 2002, Venus has been best known for changing the level of women’s game and developing the power of athleticism among females. Considered as the best ever women player on grass court, she has been hailed as one of the world’s best player in the world today.
With a record breaking seven Grand Slam singles titles, thirteen doubles titles and two mixed double titles, Venus is the only player to have won five or more Wimbledon singles titles. Having won over 200 games in Grand Slam singles matches, she won four of the six Grand Slams in between 2000 and 2001 to be cherished as the rising star in the game.
This four time Olympic gold medalist has been one of the best in the game, a few short of her younger sister Serena Williams. This duo is considered as one of the most powerful in tennis history today for their ushering game play. Venus has met Serena in eight Gram Slam finals, with Serena winning six times. In the doubles category, the duo has won 13 Grand Slam titles and are undefeated in Grand Slam finals.
Apart from her career as a tennis star, Venus also runs few businesses to grow her fortunes. She is the CEO of interior design firm V Starr Interiors, has her own fashion line EleVen and is a part-owner of Miami Dolphins. Williams has also been ranked as one of the most influential celebrities in the world for several times by Forbes.
Venus Williams has won a whopping $30 million in prize money and currently lives a lavishing life with a net worth of $75 million.
Quick Facts about Venus Williams
Full Name: Venus Ebony Starr Williams
Profession: Tennis Player
Height: 6′ 1″ (1.85 m)
Weight: 159.8 lbs (72.5 kg)
Ethnicity: African American
Date of Birth: June 17, 1980
Place of Birth: Lynwood, California, U.S.
Education: Indiana University East
Marital status: Dating (Elio Pis)