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Venus Williams

Full name: Venus Ebony Starr Williams
Gender: Female
Height: 6-0.5 (185 cm)
Weight: 161 lbs (73 kg)
Born: June 17, 1980 in Lynwood, California, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Tennis

Related Olympians: Sister of Serena Williams.

Medals: 4 Gold (4 Total)

Biography

Venus Williams is one of only two female Olympic tennis players to have won four Olympic titles. One of the dominant players in the women’s game since 2000, Venus Williams has won 21 Grand Slam titles through 2013, including seven singles titles. Her sister, Serena Williams, is also a top tennis player, having surpassed Venus as a singles player in terms of championships, but the two have won the Olympic women’s doubles in 2000, 2008, and 2012. Serena is the other female to have won four Olympic tennis gold medals. They have also frequently been rivals, meeting each other in eight Grand Slam finals between 2001 and 2009, with Venus winning two of the encounters. Known for her powerful game, Venus Williams has been ranked #1 on the WTA (Women’s Tennis Association) list three times for a total of 11 weeks.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
2000 Summer 20 Sydney Tennis Women's Singles United States USA 1 Gold
2000 Summer 20 Sydney Tennis Women's Doubles United States USA 1 Gold
2004 Summer 24 Athina Tennis Women's Singles United States USA 9T
2004 Summer 24 Athina Tennis Women's Doubles United States-1 USA 17T
2008 Summer 28 Beijing Tennis Women's Singles United States USA 5T
2008 Summer 28 Beijing Tennis Women's Doubles United States-2 USA 1 Gold
2012 Summer 32 London Tennis Women's Singles United States USA 9T
2012 Summer 32 London Tennis Women's Doubles United States-1 USA 1 Gold

Women's Singles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW S1 S2 TB1 TB2
2000 Summer 20 Sydney Tennis United States USA Final Round Match 1/2 1 2000-09-27 Williams (USA) 2, Dementyeva (RUS) 0 2
2000 Summer 20 Sydney Tennis United States USA Semi-Finals Match #2 1 2000-09-25 Williams (USA) 2, Seles (USA) 1 2
2000 Summer 20 Sydney Tennis United States USA Quarter-Finals Match #4 1 2000-09-24 Williams (USA) 2, Sánchez Vicario (ESP) 1 2
2000 Summer 20 Sydney Tennis United States USA Round Three Match #8 1 2000-09-23 Williams (USA) 2, Kandarr (GER) 0 2
2000 Summer 20 Sydney Tennis United States USA Round Two Match #16 1 2000-09-21 Williams (USA) 2, Tanasugarn (THA) 0 2
2000 Summer 20 Sydney Tennis United States USA Round One Match #32 1 2000-09-20 Williams (USA) 2, Nagyová (SVK) 0 2
2004 Summer 24 Athina Tennis United States USA Round Three Match #2 2 2004-08-18 Pierce (FRA) 2, Williams (USA) 0 0
2004 Summer 24 Athina Tennis United States USA Round Two Match #4 1 2004-08-17 Williams (USA) 2, Matevžič (SLO) 0 2
2004 Summer 24 Athina Tennis United States USA Round One Match #8 1 2004-08-15 Williams (USA) 2, Czink (HUN) 0 2
2008 Summer 28 Beijing Tennis United States USA Quarter-Finals Match #3 2 2008-08-14 Li (CHN) 2, Williams (USA) 0 0
2008 Summer 28 Beijing Tennis United States USA Round Three Match #5 1 2008-08-13 Williams (USA) 2, Azarenko (BLR) 0 2
2008 Summer 28 Beijing Tennis United States USA Round Two Match #9 1 2008-08-12 Williams (USA) 2, Benešová (CZE) 0 2
2008 Summer 28 Beijing Tennis United States USA Round One Match #17 1 2008-08-11 Williams (USA) 2, Bacsinszky (SUI) 0 2
2012 Summer 32 London Tennis United States USA Round Three Match #2 2 2012-08-01 Kerber (GER) 2, Williams (USA) 0 0 6 6 5 5
2012 Summer 32 London Tennis United States USA Round Two Match #3 1 2012-07-31 Williams (USA) 2, Wozniak (CAN) 0 2 6 6
2012 Summer 32 London Tennis United States USA Round One Match #5 1 2012-07-30 Williams (USA) 2, Errani (ITA) 0 2 6 6

Women's Doubles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Rank Date Result SW
2000 Summer 20 Sydney Tennis United States USA Serena Williams Final Round Match 1/2 1 2000-09-28 USA 2, NED 0 2
2000 Summer 20 Sydney Tennis United States USA Serena Williams Semi-Finals Match #1 1 2000-09-26 USA 2, BEL 0 2
2000 Summer 20 Sydney Tennis United States USA Serena Williams Quarter-Finals Match #1 1 2000-09-25 USA 2, FRA 0 2
2000 Summer 20 Sydney Tennis United States USA Serena Williams Round Two Match #2 1 2000-09-23 USA 2, RUS 1 2
2000 Summer 20 Sydney Tennis United States USA Serena Williams Round One Match #3 1 2000-09-21 USA 2, CAN 0 2
2004 Summer 24 Athina Tennis United States-1 USA Chanda Rubin Round One Match #8 2 2004-08-16 CHN-1 2, USA-1 1 1
2008 Summer 28 Beijing Tennis United States-2 USA Serena Williams Final Round Match 1/2 1 2008-08-17 USA-2 2, ESP-1 0 2
2008 Summer 28 Beijing Tennis United States-2 USA Serena Williams Semi-Finals Match #2 1 2008-08-16 USA-2 2, UKR-2 1 2
2008 Summer 28 Beijing Tennis United States-2 USA Serena Williams Quarter-Finals Match #4 1 2008-08-15 USA-2 2, RUS-2 0 2
2008 Summer 28 Beijing Tennis United States-2 USA Serena Williams Round Two Match #8 1 2008-08-15 USA-2 2, JPN 0 2
2008 Summer 28 Beijing Tennis United States-2 USA Serena Williams Round One Match #16 1 2008-08-12 USA-2 2, CZE-2 1 2
2012 Summer 32 London Tennis United States USA Serena Williams Final Round Match 1/2 1 2012-08-05 USA 2, CZE 0
2012 Summer 32 London Tennis United States USA Serena Williams Semi-Finals Match #2 1 2012-08-04 USA 2, RUS 0
2012 Summer 32 London Tennis United States USA Serena Williams Quarter-Finals Match #4 1 2012-08-02 USA 2, ITA 0
2012 Summer 32 London Tennis United States USA Serena Williams Round Two Match #7 1 2012-07-31 USA 2, GER 0
2012 Summer 32 London Tennis United States USA Serena Williams Round One Match #14 1 2012-07-30 USA 2, ROU 0
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