Happy Birthday Serena Williams Special: Serena Williams caught racket at age 3, father’s insistence made champion: Whenever women’s tennis is mentioned, the first name comes from the veteran American player Serena Williams. Serena, who ruled millions of hearts with her brilliant game, is 38th birthday today. Born on 26 September 1981 in Saginaw, USA, Serena has won 23 Grand Slam titles. Serena has so far won 7 Australian Open, 3 French Open, 7 Wimbledon and 6 US Open. Not only this, he has won 14 doubles Grand Slams.
One step away from winning the most Grand Slams –
Serena would have to win the first Grand Slam Australian Open of the year in January to match Margaret Court’s record of winning the most 24 Grand Slams. Serena has lost four out of seven Major Tournaments finals since giving birth to a daughter two years ago. Serena has played Grand Slam finals a total of 33 times in her career.
Was in controversies –
Along with the success, Serena has also been in controversies many times. At the US Open 2018, Serena broke out against the umpire after losing the match to Naomi Osaka of Japan in the final of the women’s singles category. After which the dispute arose. In fact, Serena Williams suffered a penalty during the second set of the game, after which she became angry at the umpire. During the game, Serena’s coach was giving him some gestures. Due to which the umpire imposed a penalty on him. Serena flashed at the umpire, stating that she did not want to win the match dishonestly. Serena also called the umpire a thief for awarding a penalty.
Serena has shared pictures of her birthday on social media. He has welcomed his entry into the 38th year, posting his picture on Twitter and Instagram. At the same time, his friend and veteran tennis player Kailorin Wozniacki also congratulated Serena on her birthday on social sites.