“After careful consideration and following the advice of my doctors and medical team, I have decided to withdraw from the US Open to allow my body to heal completely from a torn hamstring,” Serena wrote on Instagram.
Furthermore, who is better Venus or Serena Williams?
While Venus has won approximately 1/3 of what Serena has. She has 7 grand slams titles to her name. Serena Williams last won the Australian Open which made her the player with the maximum number of grand slam titles to her name. In the finals, she defeated her sister Venus Williams 6-4, 6-4.
In this manner, is Venus Williams still playing tennis professionally?
Venus Ebony Starr Williams (born June 17, 1980) is an
|US Open||W (2000, 2001)|
|Grand Slam Cup||W (1998)|
|Tour Finals||W (2008)|
What is wrong with Venus Williams?
Later that year in 2009, Venus Williams, at age 31, pulled out of the U.S. Open after having suffered joint pain, hand swelling, numbness, fatigue, dry eyes and a dry mouth. She had an overall feeling of being “beat up.” Venus was finally diagnosed with Sjogren’s syndrome, a little-known autoimmune disorder.
Serena Williams withdrew from the 2021 US Open on Wednesday, citing a torn hamstring. The 23-time Grand Slam singles champion initially suffered the injury during her first-round match at Wimbledon in June.
Two of the best women tennis players in the world are sisters, Venus Williams and Serena Williams. Both of the Williams sisters were ranked Number 1 in the world at some point in their tennis career. Venus Williams was born on June 17th 1980 in Lynwood, California. She is a year older than her sister.
Venus Williams is also a baseline player with an attacking all-court game. She is most comfortable playing on grass. She is a skillful volleyer with great court coverage. She has the record for the fastest serve by a woman, with 130mph at the Zurich Open.
As of 2021, Serena Williams’ net worth is estimated to be roughly $210 Million, and she is one of the richest tennis players in the world.