Venus Williams career statistics

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Career finals
Discipline Type Won Lost Total WR
Singles Grand Slam 7 9 16 0.44
Summer Olympics 1 1 1.00
WTA Tour Championships 1 1 2 0.50
Grand Slam Cup 1 1 2 0.50
WTA Premier Mandatory & 5* 9 6 15 0.6
WTA Tour 30 16 46 0.65
Total 49 32 81 0.60
Doubles Grand Slam 14 14 1.00
Summer Olympics 3 3 1.00
WTA Tour Championships
WTA Premier Mandatory & 5* 2 2 1.00
WTA Tour 3 1 4 0.75
Total 22 1 23 0.96
Mixed doubles Grand Slam 2 1 3 0.67
Summer Olympics 0 1 1 0.00
Total 2 2 4 0.50
Total 73 35 108 0.68
1) WR = winning rate
2) * formerly known as "Tier I" tournaments.

This is a list of the main career statistics of professional tennis player Venus Williams.

Significant finals[edit]

Singles: 16 (7 titles, 9 runner-ups)[edit]

Outcome Year Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Runner-up 1997 US Open Hard Switzerland Martina Hingis 0–6, 4–6
Winner 2000 Wimbledon Grass United States Lindsay Davenport 6–3, 7–6(7–3)
Winner 2000 US Open Hard United States Lindsay Davenport 6–4, 7–5
Winner 2001 Wimbledon (2) Grass Belgium Justine Henin 6–1, 3–6, 6–0
Winner 2001 US Open (2) Hard United States Serena Williams 6–2, 6–4
Runner-up 2002 French Open Clay United States Serena Williams 5–7, 3–6
Runner-up 2002 Wimbledon Grass United States Serena Williams 6–7(4–7), 3–6
Runner-up 2002 US Open (2) Hard United States Serena Williams 4–6, 3–6
Runner-up 2003 Australian Open Hard United States Serena Williams 6–7(4–7), 6–3, 4–6
Runner-up 2003 Wimbledon (2) Grass United States Serena Williams 6–4, 4–6, 2–6
Winner 2005 Wimbledon (3) Grass United States Lindsay Davenport 4–6, 7–6(7–4), 9–7
Winner 2007 Wimbledon (4) Grass France Marion Bartoli 6–4, 6–1
Winner 2008 Wimbledon (5) Grass United States Serena Williams 7–5, 6–4
Runner-up 2009 Wimbledon (3) Grass United States Serena Williams 6–7(3–7), 2–6
Runner-up 2017 Australian Open (2) Hard United States Serena Williams 4–6, 4–6
Runner-up 2017 Wimbledon (4) Grass Spain Garbiñe Muguruza 5–7, 0–6

Doubles: 14 (14 titles)[edit]

Outcome Year Tournament Surface Partner Opponent Score
Winner 1999 French Open Clay United States Serena Williams Switzerland Martina Hingis
Russia Anna Kournikova
6–3, 6–7(2–7), 8–6
Winner 1999 US Open Hard United States Serena Williams United States Chanda Rubin
France Sandrine Testud
4–6, 6–1, 6–4
Winner 2000 Wimbledon Grass United States Serena Williams France Julie Halard-Decugis
Japan Ai Sugiyama
6–3, 6–2
Winner 2001 Australian Open Hard United States Serena Williams United States Lindsay Davenport
United States Corina Morariu
6–2, 2–6, 6–4
Winner 2002 Wimbledon (2) Grass United States Serena Williams Spain Virginia Ruano Pascual
Argentina Paola Suárez
6–2, 7–5
Winner 2003 Australian Open (2) Hard United States Serena Williams Spain Virginia Ruano Pascual
Argentina Paola Suárez
4–6, 6–4, 6–3
Winner 2008 Wimbledon (3) Grass United States Serena Williams United States Lisa Raymond
Australia Samantha Stosur
6–2, 6–2
Winner 2009 Australian Open (3) Hard United States Serena Williams Slovakia Daniela Hantuchová
Japan Ai Sugiyama
6–3, 6–3
Winner 2009 Wimbledon (4) Grass United States Serena Williams Australia Samantha Stosur
Australia Rennae Stubbs
7–6(7–4), 6–4
Winner 2009 US Open (2) Hard United States Serena Williams Zimbabwe Cara Black
United States Liezel Huber
6–2, 6–2
Winner 2010 Australian Open (4) Hard United States Serena Williams Zimbabwe Cara Black
United States Liezel Huber
6–4, 6–3
Winner 2010 French Open (2) Clay United States Serena Williams Czech Republic Květa Peschke
Slovenia Katarina Srebotnik
6–2, 6–3
Winner 2012 Wimbledon (5) Grass United States Serena Williams Czech Republic Andrea Hlaváčková
Czech Republic Lucie Hradecká
7–5, 6–4
Winner 2016 Wimbledon (6) Grass United States Serena Williams Hungary Timea Babos
Kazakhstan Yaroslava Shvedova
6–3, 6–4

Mixed doubles: 3 (2 titles, 1 runner-up)[edit]

Outcome Year Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1998 Australian Open Hard United States Justin Gimelstob Czechoslovakia Helena Suková
Czechoslovakia Cyril Suk
6–2, 6–1
Winner 1998 French Open Clay United States Justin Gimelstob United States Serena Williams
Argentina Luis Lobo
6–4, 6–4
Runner-up 2006 Wimbledon Grass United States Bob Bryan Russia Vera Zvonareva
Israel Andy Ram
3–6, 2–6

Olympic finals[edit]

Singles: 1 (1 gold medal)[edit]

Outcome Year Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Gold 2000 Sydney Olympics Hard Russia Elena Dementieva 6–2, 6–4

Doubles: 3 (3 gold medals)[edit]

Outcome Year Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Gold 2000 Sydney Olympics Hard United States Serena Williams Netherlands Kristie Boogert
Netherlands Miriam Oremans
6–1, 6–1
Gold 2008 Beijing Olympics Hard United States Serena Williams Spain Anabel Medina Garrigues
Spain Virginia Ruano Pascual
6–2, 6–0
Gold 2012 London Olympics Grass United States Serena Williams Czech Republic Andrea Hlaváčková
Czech Republic Lucie Hradecká
6–4, 6–4

Mixed Doubles: 1 (1 silver medal)[edit]

Outcome Year Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Silver 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics Hard United States Rajeev Ram United States Bethanie Mattek-Sands
United States Jack Sock
7–6(7–3), 1–6, [7–10]

Year-end championship finals[edit]

WTA Championships[edit]

Singles: 3 (1 title, 2 runner-ups)[edit]
Outcome Year Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 2008 WTA Finals, Doha, Qatar Hard Russia Vera Zvonareva 6–7(5–7), 6–0, 6–2
Runner-up 2009 WTA Finals, Doha, Qatar Hard United States Serena Williams 2–6, 6–7(4–7)
Runner-up 2017 WTA Finals, Kallang, Singapore Hard (i) Denmark Caroline Wozniacki 4–6, 4–6

ITF Grand Slam Cup[edit]

Singles: 2 (1 title, 1 runner-up)[edit]
Outcome Year Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1998 Grand Slam Cup, Germany Hard (i) Switzerland Patty Schnyder 6–2, 3–6, 6–2
Runner-up 1999 Grand Slam Cup, Germany Hard (i) United States Serena Williams 1–6, 6–3, 3–6

WTA Elite Trophy[edit]

Singles: 1 (1 title)[edit]
Outcome Year Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 2015[1] WTA Elite Trophy, Zhuhai, China Hard (i) Czech Republic Karolína Plíšková 7–5, 7–6(8–6)

Tier-I / Premier-Mandatory & Premier-5 finals[edit]

Singles: 15 (9 titles, 6 runner-ups)[edit]

Outcome Year Tournament Surface Opponent Score
Winner 1998 Miami Open Hard Russia Anna Kournikova 2–6, 6–4, 6–1
Runner-up 1998 Italian Open Clay Switzerland Martina Hingis 3–6, 6–2, 3–6
Runner-up 1998 Zürich Open Carpet (i) United States Lindsay Davenport 5–7, 3–6
Winner 1999 Miami Open (2) Hard United States Serena Williams 6–1, 4–6, 6–4
Winner 1999 Italian Open Clay France Mary Pierce 6–4, 6–2
Winner 1999 Zürich Open Hard (i) Switzerland Martina Hingis 6–3, 6–4
Winner 2001 Miami Open (3) Hard United States Jennifer Capriati 4–6, 6–1, 7–6(7–4)
Winner 2004 Charleston Open Clay Spain Conchita Martínez 2–6, 6–2, 6–1
Runner-up 2004 German Open Clay France Amélie Mauresmo w/o
Winner 2009 Dubai Championships Hard France Virginie Razzano 6–4, 6–2
Winner 2010 Dubai Championships (2) Hard Belarus Victoria Azarenka 6–3, 7–5
Runner-up 2010 Miami Open Hard Belgium Kim Clijsters 2–6, 1–6
Runner-up 2010 Madrid Open Clay France Aravane Rezaï 2–6, 5–7
Runner-up 2014 Canadian Open Hard Poland Agnieszka Radwańska 4–6, 2–6
Winner 2015 Wuhan Open Hard Spain Garbiñe Muguruza 6–3, 3–0 ret.

Doubles: 2 finals (2 titles)[edit]

Outcome Year Tournament Surface Partner Opponents Score
Winner 1998 Zurich Open Carpet (i) United States Serena Williams South Africa Mariaan de Swardt
Ukraine Elena Tatarkova
5–7, 6–1, 6–3
Winner 2010 Madrid Open Clay United States Serena Williams Argentina Gisela Dulko
Italy Flavia Pennetta
6–2, 7–5

WTA career finals[edit]

Singles: 83 (49 titles, 34 runner–ups)[edit]

Legend (pre/post 2009)
Grand Slam tournaments (7–9)
Summer Olympics (1–0)
WTA Finals (1–2)
WTA Elite Trophy (1–0)
Grand Slam Cup (1–1)
Tier I / Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (9–6)
Tier II / Premier (18–13)
Tier III, IV & V / International (11–3)
Finals by surface
Hard (31–19)
Clay (9–6)
Grass (5–4)
Carpet (4–5)
Finals by setting
Indoor (10–7)
Outdoor (39–27)
Result W–L Date Tournament Tier Surface Opponent Score
Loss 0–1 Sep 1997 US Open, United States Grand Slam Hard Switzerland Martina Hingis 0–6, 4–6
Loss 0–2 Jan 1998 Sydney International, Australia Tier II Hard Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 1–6, 3–6
Win 1–2 Feb 1998 U.S. National Indoor, United States Tier III Hard (i) South Africa Joannette Kruger 6–3, 6–2
Win 2–2 Mar 1998 Miami Open, United States Tier I Hard Russia Anna Kournikova 2–6, 6–4, 6–1
Loss 2–3 May 1998 Italian Open, Italy Tier I Clay Switzerland Martina Hingis 3–6, 6–2, 3–6
Loss 2–4 Jul 1998 Silicon Valley Classic, United States Tier II Hard United States Lindsay Davenport 4–6, 7–5, 4–6
Win 3–4 Oct 1998 Grand Slam Cup, Germany GS Cup Hard Switzerland Patty Schnyder 6–2, 3–6, 6–2
Loss 3–5 Oct 1998 Zurich Open, Switzerland Tier I Carpet (i) United States Lindsay Davenport 5–7, 3–6
Loss 3–6 Feb 1999 Faber Grand Prix, Germany Tier II Carpet (i) Czech Republic Jana Novotná 4–6, 4–6
Win 4–6 Feb 1999 U.S. National Indoor, United States (2) Tier III Hard (i) South Africa Amanda Coetzer 6–4, 6–0
Win 5–6 Mar 1999 Miami Open, United States (2) Tier I Hard United States Serena Williams 6–1, 4–6, 6–4
Win 6–6 May 1999 WTA Hamburg, Germany Tier II Clay France Mary Pierce 6–0, 6–3
Win 7–6 May 1999 Italian Open, Italy Tier I Clay France Mary Pierce 6–4, 6–2
Loss 7–7 Jul 1999 Silicon Valley Classic, United States Tier II Hard United States Lindsay Davenport 6–7(1–7), 2–6
Loss 7–8 Aug 1999 Southern California Open, United States Tier II Hard Switzerland Martina Hingis 4–6, 0–6
Win 8–8 Aug 1999 Connecticut Open, United States Tier II Hard United States Lindsay Davenport 6–2, 7–5
Loss 8–9 Oct 1999 Grand Slam Cup, Germany GS Cup Hard (i) United States Serena Williams 1–6, 6–3, 3–6
Win 9–9 Oct 1999 Zurich Open, Switzerland Tier I Hard (i) Switzerland Martina Hingis 6–3, 6–4
Win 10–9 Jun 2000 Wimbledon, United Kingdom Grand Slam Grass United States Lindsay Davenport 6–3, 7–6(7–3)
Win 11–9 Jul 2000 Silicon Valley Classic, United States Tier II Hard United States Lindsay Davenport 6–1, 6–4
Win 12–9 Aug 2000 Southern California Open, United States Tier II Hard United States Monica Seles 6–0, 6–7(3–7), 6–3
Win 13–9 Aug 2000 Connecticut Open, United States (2) Tier II Hard United States Monica Seles 6–2, 6–4
Win 14–9 Aug 2000 US Open, United States Grand Slam Hard United States Lindsay Davenport 6–4, 7–5
Win 15–9 Sep 2000 Summer Olympics, Australia Olympics Hard Russia Elena Dementieva 6–2, 6–4
Loss 15–10 Oct 2000 Linz Open, Austria Tier II Carpet (i) United States Lindsay Davenport 4–6, 6–3, 2–6
Win 16–10 Mar 2001 Miami Open, United States (3) Tier I Hard United States Jennifer Capriati 4–6, 6–1, 7–6(7–4)
Win 17–10 May 2001 WTA Hamburg, Germany (2) Tier II Clay United States Meghann Shaughnessy 6–3, 6–0
Win 18–10 Jun 2001 Wimbledon, United Kingdom (2) Grand Slam Grass Belgium Justine Henin 6–1, 3–6, 6–0
Win 19–10 Aug 2001 Southern California Open, United States (2) Tier II Hard United States Monica Seles 6–2, 6–3
Win 20–10 Aug 2001 Connecticut Open, United States (3) Tier II Hard United States Lindsay Davenport 7–6(8–6), 6–4
Win 21–10 Aug 2001 US Open, United States (2) Grand Slam Hard United States Serena Williams 6–2, 6–4
Win 22–10 Jan 2002 Gold Coast International, Australia Tier III Hard Belgium Justine Henin 7–5, 6–2
Win 23–10 Feb 2002 Open GDF Suez, France Tier II Carpet (i) Serbia and Montenegro Jelena Dokić walkover
Win 24–10 Feb 2002 Diamond Games, Belgium Tier II Carpet (i) Belgium Justine Henin 6–3, 5–7, 6–3
Win 25–10 Apr 2002 Amelia Island Championships, United States Tier II Clay Belgium Justine Henin 2–6, 7–5, 7–6(7–5)
Loss 25–11 May 2002 WTA Hamburg, Germany Tier II Clay Belgium Kim Clijsters 6–1, 3–6, 4–6
Loss 25–12 Jun 2002 French Open, France Grand Slam Clay United States Serena Williams 5–7, 3–6
Loss 25–13 Jul 2002 Wimbledon, United Kingdom Grand Slam Grass United States Serena Williams 6–7(4–7), 3–6
Win 26–13 Jul 2002 Silicon Valley Classic, United States (2) Tier II Hard Belgium Kim Clijsters 6–3, 6–3
Win 27–13 Aug 2002 Southern California Open, United States (3) Tier II Hard Serbia and Montenegro Jelena Dokić 6–2, 6–2
Win 28–13 Aug 2002 Connecticut Open, United States (4) Tier II Hard United States Lindsay Davenport 7–5, 6–0
Loss 28–14 Sep 2002 US Open, United States Grand Slam Hard United States Serena Williams 4–6, 3–6
Loss 28–15 Jan 2003 Australian Open, Australia Grand Slam Hard United States Serena Williams 6–7(4–7), 6–3, 4–6
Win 29–15 Feb 2003 Diamond Games, Belgium (2) Tier II Carpet (i) Belgium Kim Clijsters 6–2, 6–4
Loss 29–16 May 2003 Warsaw Open, Poland Tier II Clay France Amélie Mauresmo 7–6(8–6), 0–6, 0–3 ret.
Loss 29–17 Jul 2003 Wimbledon, United Kingdom Grand Slam Grass United States Serena Williams 6–4, 4–6, 2–6
Win 30–17 Apr 2004 Charleston Open, United States Tier I Clay Spain Conchita Martínez 2–6, 6–2, 6–1
Win 31–17 May 2004 Warsaw Open, Poland Tier II Clay Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova 6–1, 6–4
Loss 31–18 May 2004 German Open, Germany Tier I Clay France Amélie Mauresmo walkover
Loss 31–19 Jul 2004 Silicon Valley Classic, United States Tier II Hard United States Lindsay Davenport 6–7(4–7), 7–5, 6–7(4–7)
Loss 31–20 Feb 2005 Diamond Games, Belgium Tier II Carpet (i) France Amélie Mauresmo 6–4, 5–7, 4–6
Win 32–20 May 2005 İstanbul Cup, Turkey Tier III Clay Czech Republic Nicole Vaidišová 6–3, 6–2
Win 33–20 Jul 2005 Wimbledon, United Kingdom (3) Grand Slam Grass United States Lindsay Davenport 4–6, 7–6(7–4), 9–7
Loss 33–21 Jul 2005 Silicon Valley Classic, United States Tier II Hard Belgium Kim Clijsters 5–7, 2–6
Win 34–21 Feb 2007 U.S. National Indoor, United States (3) Tier III Carpet (i) Israel Shahar Pe'er 6–1, 6–1
Win 35–21 Jul 2007 Wimbledon, United Kingdom (4) Grand Slam Grass France Marion Bartoli 6–4, 6–1
Win 36–21 Sep 2007 Korea Open, South Korea Tier IV Hard Russia Maria Kirilenko 6–3, 1–6, 6–4
Loss 36–22 Oct 2007 Japan Open, Japan Tier III Hard France Virginie Razzano 6–4, 6–7(7–9), 4–6
Win 37–22 Jul 2008 Wimbledon, United Kingdom (5) Grand Slam Grass United States Serena Williams 7–5, 6–4
Win 38–22 Oct 2008 Zurich Open, Switzerland (2) Tier II Hard (i) Italy Flavia Pennetta 7–6(7–1), 6–2
Win 39–22 Nov 2008 WTA Finals, Qatar WTA Finals Hard Russia Vera Zvonareva 6–7(5–7), 6–0, 6–2
Win 40–22 Feb 2009 Dubai Championships, UAE Premier 5 Hard France Virginie Razzano 6–4, 6–2
Win 41–22 Feb 2009 Mexican Open, Mexico International Clay Italy Flavia Pennetta 6–1, 6–2
Loss 41–23 Jul 2009 Wimbledon, United Kingdom Grand Slam Grass United States Serena Williams 6–7(3–7), 2–6
Loss 41–24 Aug 2009 Silicon Valley Classic, United States Premier Hard France Marion Bartoli 2–6, 7–5, 4–6
Loss 41–25 Nov 2009 WTA Finals, Qatar WTA Finals Hard United States Serena Williams 2–6, 6–7(4–7)
Win 42–25 Feb 2010 Dubai Championships, UAE (2) Premier 5 Hard Belarus Victoria Azarenka 6–3, 7–5
Win 43–25 Feb 2010 Mexican Open, Mexico (2) International Clay Slovenia Polona Hercog 2–6, 6–2, 6–3
Loss 43–26 Apr 2010 Miami Open, United States Premier M Hard Belgium Kim Clijsters 2–6, 1–6
Loss 43–27 May 2010 Madrid Open, Spain Premier M Clay France Aravane Rezaï 2–6, 5–7
Win 44–27 Oct 2012 Luxembourg Open, Luxembourg International Hard (i) Romania Monica Niculescu 6–2, 6–3
Loss 44–28 Jan 2014 Auckland Open, New Zealand International Hard Serbia Ana Ivanovic 2–6, 7–5, 4–6
Win 45–28 Feb 2014 Dubai Championships, UAE (3) Premier Hard France Alizé Cornet 6–3, 6–0
Loss 45–29 Aug 2014 Canadian Open, Canada Premier 5 Hard Poland Agnieszka Radwańska 4–6, 2–6
Loss 45–30 Sep 2014 Tournoi de Québec, Canada International Carpet (i) Croatia Mirjana Lučić-Baroni 4–6, 3–6
Win 46–30 Jan 2015 Auckland Open, New Zealand International Hard Denmark Caroline Wozniacki 2–6, 6–3, 6–3
Win 47–30 Oct 2015 Wuhan Open, China Premier 5 Hard Spain Garbiñe Muguruza 6–3, 3–0 ret.
Win 48–30 Nov 2015 WTA Elite Trophy, China Elite Trophy Hard (i) Czech Republic Karolína Plíšková 7–5, 7–6(8–6)
Win 49–30 Feb 2016 Taiwan Open, Taiwan International Hard Japan Misaki Doi 6–4, 6–2
Loss 49–31 Jul 2016 Silicon Valley Classic, United States Premier Hard United Kingdom Johanna Konta 5–7, 7–5, 2–6
Loss 49–32 Jan 2017 Australian Open, Australia Grand Slam Hard United States Serena Williams 4–6, 4–6
Loss 49–33 Jul 2017 Wimbledon, United Kingdom Grand Slam Grass Spain Garbiñe Muguruza 5–7, 0–6
Loss 49–34 Oct 2017 WTA Finals, Singapore WTA Finals Hard (i) Denmark Caroline Wozniacki 4–6, 4–6

Doubles: 23 (22 titles, 1 runner-up)[edit]

Legend (pre/post 2009)
Grand Slam tournaments (14–0)
WTA Tour Finals (0–0)
Olympic Games (3–0)
Tier I / Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 (2–0)
Tier II / Premier (2–1)
Tier III, IV & V / International (1–0)
Finals by surface
Hard (10–1)
Grass (7–0)
Clay (3–0)
Carpet (2–0)
Finals by setting
Indoor (3–0)
Outdoor (19–1)
Result W–L    Date    Tournament Tier Surface Partner Opponents Score
Win 1–0 Feb 1998 U.S. National Indoor, United States Tier III Hard (i) United States Serena Williams Romania Cătălina Cristea
Australia Kristine Kunce
7–5, 6–2
Win 2–0 Oct 1998 Zurich Open, Switzerland Tier I Carpet (i) United States Serena Williams South Africa Mariaan de Swardt
Ukraine Elena Tatarkova
5–7, 6–1, 6–3
Win 3–0 Feb 1999 Faber Grand Prix, Germany Tier II Carpet (i) United States Serena Williams France Alexandra Fusai
France Nathalie Tauziat
5–7, 6–2, 6–2
Win 4–0 May 1999 French Open, France Grand Slam Clay United States Serena Williams Switzerland Martina Hingis
Russia Anna Kournikova
6–3, 6–7(2–7), 8–6
Loss 4–1 Aug 1999 Southern California Open, United States Tier II Hard United States Serena Williams United States Lindsay Davenport
United States Corina Morariu
4–6, 1–6
Win 5–1 Aug 1999 US Open, United States Grand Slam Hard United States Serena Williams United States Chanda Rubin
France Sandrine Testud
4–6, 6–1, 6–4
Win 6–1 Jun 2000 Wimbledon, United Kingdom Grand Slam Grass United States Serena Williams France Julie Halard-Decugis
Japan Ai Sugiyama
6–3, 6–2
Win 7–1 Sep 2000 Summer Olympics, Australia Olympics Hard United States Serena Williams Netherlands Kristie Boogert
Netherlands Miriam Oremans
6–1, 6–1
Win 8–1 Jan 2001 Australian Open, Australia Grand Slam Hard United States Serena Williams United States Lindsay Davenport
United States Corina Morariu
6–2, 4–6, 6–4
Win 9–1 Jun 2002 Wimbledon, United Kingdom (2) Grand Slam Grass United States Serena Williams Spain Virginia Ruano Pascual
Argentina Paola Suárez
6–2, 7–5
Win 10–1 Jan 2003 Australian Open, Australia (2) Grand Slam Hard United States Serena Williams Spain Virginia Ruano Pascual
Argentina Paola Suárez
4–6, 6–4, 6–3
Win 11–1 Jul 2008 Wimbledon, United Kingdom (3) Grand Slam Grass United States Serena Williams United States Lisa Raymond
Australia Samantha Stosur
6–2, 6–2
Win 12–1 Aug 2008 Summer Olympics, China (2) Olympics Hard United States Serena Williams Spain Anabel Medina Garrigues
Spain Virginia Ruano Pascual
6–2, 6–0
Win 13–1 Jan 2009 Australian Open, Australia (3) Grand Slam Hard United States Serena Williams Japan Ai Sugiyama
Slovakia Daniela Hantuchová
6–3, 6–3
Win 14–1 Jul 2009 Wimbledon, United Kingdom (4) Grand Slam Grass United States Serena Williams Australia Samantha Stosur
Australia Rennae Stubbs
7–6(7–4), 6–4
Win 15–1 Aug 2009 Stanford Classic, United States Premier Hard United States Serena Williams Chinese Taipei Chan Yung-jan
Romania Monica Niculescu
6–4, 6–1
Win 16–1 Sep 2009 US Open, United States (2) Grand Slam Hard United States Serena Williams Zimbabwe Cara Black
United States Liezel Huber
6–2, 6–2
Win 17–1 Jan 2010 Australian Open, Australia (4) Grand Slam Hard United States Serena Williams Zimbabwe Cara Black
United States Liezel Huber
6–4, 6–3
Win 18–1 May 2010 Madrid Open, Spain Premier M Clay United States Serena Williams Argentina Gisela Dulko
Italy Flavia Pennetta
6–2, 7–5
Win 19–1 Jun 2010 French Open, France (2) Grand Slam Clay United States Serena Williams Czech Republic Květa Peschke
Slovenia Katarina Srebotnik
6–2, 6–3
Win 20–1 Jul 2012 Wimbledon, United Kingdom (5) Grand Slam Grass United States Serena Williams Czech Republic Andrea Hlaváčková
Czech Republic Lucie Hradecká
7–5, 6–4
Win 21–1 Aug 2012 Summer Olympics, United Kingdom (3) Olympics Grass United States Serena Williams Czech Republic Andrea Hlaváčková
Czech Republic Lucie Hradecká
6–4, 6–4
Win 22–1 Jul 2016 Wimbledon, United Kingdom (6) Grand Slam Grass United States Serena Williams Hungary Timea Babos
Kazakhstan Yaroslava Shvedova
6–3, 6–4

Fed Cup[edit]

Finals: 1 (1 title)[edit]

Edition United States USA team Rounds/Opponents
1999 Fed Cup Venus Williams
Serena Williams
Monica Seles
Chanda Rubin
Lindsay Davenport
QF: Croatia 0–5 United States
SF: Italy 1–4 United States
   F: United States 4–1 Russia

Performance timelines[edit]

Key
W  F  SF QF #R RR Q# A P Z# PO G F-S SF-B NMS NH
(W) Won; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (A) absent; (Z#) Davis/Fed Cup Zonal Group (with number indication) or (PO) play-off; (G) gold, (F-S) silver or (SF-B) bronze Olympic medal; a (NMS) downgraded Masters Series/1000 tournament; (NH) not held. SR=strike rate (events won/competed)
To avoid confusion and double counting, these charts are updated at the conclusion of a tournament or when the player's participation has ended.

Singles[edit]

Current through the 2018 US Open.

Tournament 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 SR W–L
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open A A A A QF QF A SF QF F 3R 4R 1R A QF 2R QF 3R A 3R 1R QF 1R F 1R 0 / 18 51–18
French Open A A A 2R QF 4R QF 1R F 4R QF 3R QF 3R 3R 3R 4R A 2R 1R 2R 1R 4R 4R 1R 0 / 21 48–21
Wimbledon A A A 1R QF QF W W F F 2R W 3R W W F QF 4R 1R A 3R 4R SF F 3R 5 / 21 89–16
US Open A A A F SF SF[b] W W F A 4R QF A SF QF 4R SF 2R[f] 2R 2R 3R QF 4R SF 3R 2 / 20 78–17
Win-Loss 0–0 0–0 0–0 7–3 17–4 15–4 18–1 19–2 22–4 15–3 10–4 16–3 6–3 14–2 17–3 12–4 16–4 6–2 2–3 3–3 5–4 11–4 11–4 20–4 4–4 7 / 80 266–72
Year-end championship
WTA Finals Did Not Qualify A SF A A SF A Did Not Qualify A W F A Did Not Qualify F DNQ 1 / 5 14–7
WTA Elite Trophy[1] Not Held Did Not Qualify A DNQ W A DNQ 1 / 1 4–0
Grand Slam Cup Men's Only Event W F Not Held 1 / 2 5–1
National representation
Olympics Not Held A Not Held G Not Held 3R Not Held QF Not Held 3R Not Held 1R Not Held 1 / 5 13–4
Fed Cup A A A A A W A A A F QF SF A SF A A A A A PO A PO PO A F 1 / 6 21–2
WTA Premier Mandatory tournaments
Indian Wells Open Tier II 1R QF SF A A SF[c] A[2] 2R QF SF 0 / 7 17–6
Miami Open A A A 3R W W A W SF 4R QF SF A 3R QF SF F A QF 3R[g] 4R QF 2R SF QF 3 / 19 64–15
German / Madrid Open[2] A A A A A A A 3R A A F[d] A A A A 2R F A 2R A A 1R A A 1R 0 / 7 11–7
Zurich / China Open[3] A A A QF[a] F W A A A A QF A A A TII 2R A A A 2R 3R 2R 1R A A 1 / 9 14–8
WTA Premier 5 tournaments
Dubai / Qatar Open[4] Not Held Tier III Tier II 3R W W A A A 2R 3R A A A 2 / 5 13–3
Italian Open A A A A F W 3R A A A A A SF A QF SF QF A QF 1R 2R 3R 2R QF 3R 1 / 14 33–13
Canadian Open A 1R A 1R A A A A A A A A A A A 2R A A A 1R F 1R 3R 3R 3R 0 / 9 12-21
SoCal / Cincinnati Opens[5] Tier II A A A QF NH 3R A A SF 2R 1R 2R[h] A 2R A 0 / 7 11–6
Pan Pacific / Wuhan Opens[6] A A A A A A A A A A QF[e] A A A A 2R A A A SF 1R W 3R A A 1 / 6 12–4
Former Tier I tournaments
Charleston Open A A A A A A A A A A W 3R A SF A Premier 1 / 3 10–2
Kremlin Cup Not Held TIII QF SF A A A 2R A QF A A A 1R Premier 0 / 5 6–5
Career statistics
1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 Career
Tournaments[7] 1 3 5 13 16 18 10 12 16 6 16 12 6 13 14 16 9 4 10 11 16 17 16 14 11 285
Titles 0 0 0 0 3 6 6 6 7 1 2 2 0 3 3 2 2 0 1 0 1 3 1 0 0 49
Finals 0 0 0 1 7 10 7 6 11 4 4 4 0 4 3 5 4 0 1 0 4 3 2 3 0 83
Hard W–L 0–0 0–2 2–3 13–6 35–7 36–7 25–0 32–2 35–5 10–2 21–9 17–5 1–2 26–5 29–9 21–11 19–3 3–1 14–3 13–7 22–9 34–9 16–11 26–10 14–7 464–135
Clay W–L 0–0 0–0 0–1 2–2 9–2 14–2 6–3 5–2 14–2 6–2 19–1 10–4 10–3 12–5 4–2 11–4 15–3 0–0 8–4 3–3 4–3 4–3 5–3 6–3 1–3 168–59
Grass W–L 0–0 0–0 0–0 1–2 4–2 4–1 7–0 7–0 6–1 6–1 1–1 7–0 2–1 7–0 7–0 6–1 4–1 5–2 2–2 0–0 2–1 3–1 5–1 6–1 2–1 94–20
Carpet W–L 1–1 2–1 0–1 3–3 5–2 7–3 3–1 2–1 7–1 4–0 3–1 3–1 0–0 5–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 4–1 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 49–17
Overall W–L[8] 1–1 2–3 2–5 19–13 53–13 61–13 41–4 46–5 62–9 26–5 44–12 37–10 13–6 50–10 40–11 38–16 38–7 8–3 24–9 16–10 32–14 41–13 26–15 38–14 17–11 792–233
Win % 50% 40% 29% 69% 80% 82% 91% 90% 87% 84% 79% 79% 68% 83% 78% 70% 84% 73% 73% 62% 72% 76% 63% 73% 59% 77%
Year-end ranking 204 216 22 5 3 3 3 2 11 9 10 48 8 6 6 5 103 24 49 19 7 17 5 38

Notes

  • 1 The WTA Tournament of Champions was held from 2009–2014 until the WTA Elite Trophy replaced it in 2015.
  • 2 In 2009, the WTA German Open was abolished and replaced by the Madrid Open.
  • 3 In 2009, the Zurich Open was downgraded to a Premier event and replaced by the China Open.
  • 4 The first Premier 5 event of the year has switched back and forth between the Dubai Tennis Championships and the Qatar Open since 2009. Dubai was classified as a Premier 5 event from 2009–2011 before being succeeded by Doha for the 2012–2014 period. Since 2015, it has alternated, being held in Dubai in odd years and Doha in even years.
  • 5 After 2007, the Southern California Open was downgraded and replaced in 2009 by the Cincinnati Masters.
  • 6 In 2014, the Pan Pacific Open was downgraded to a Premier event and replaced by the Wuhan Open.
  • 7 Tournament appearances include Grand Slam, WTA Tour main draw tournaments and the Summer Olympics. They do not include Fed Cup matches.
  • 8 Overall W–L include Grand Slam, WTA Tour main draw, Summer Olympics and Fed Cup matches. They do not include qualifying matches.
  • a 1997 Zurich Open counts as 1 win, 1 loss. Venus received a walkover in the third round after Henrieta Nagyova withdrew.
  • b 1999 US Open counts as 4 wins, 1 loss. Venus received a walkover in the second round after Anke Huber withdrew.
  • c 2001 Indian Wells counts as 4 wins, 0 losses. Serena Williams received a walkover in the semi-finals after Venus withdrew. (Note: Venus also received a first round bye, which counts as neither a win or a loss).
  • d 2004 WTA German Open counts as 4 wins, 0 losses. Amelie Mauresmo received a walkover in the final after Venus withdrew. (Note: Venus also received a first round bye, which counts as neither a win or a loss).
  • e 2004 Pan Pacific Open counts as 1 win, 0 losses. Chanda Rubin received a walkover in the quarterfinals after Venus withdrew. (Note: Venus also received a first round bye, which counts as neither a win or a loss).
  • f 2011 US Open counts as 1 win, 0 losses. Sabine Lisicki received a walkover in the second round after Venus withdrew.
  • g 2013 Miami Open counts as 1 win, 0 losses. Sloane Stephens received a walkover in the third round after Venus withdrew.(Note: Venus also received a first round bye, which counts as neither a win or a loss).
  • h 2015 Cincinnati Masters counts as 1 win, 0 losses. Ana Ivanovic received a walkover in the second round after Venus withdrew.

Doubles[edit]

Tournament 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 SR W–L
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open A 3R SF A W A W A A A A QF W W A A QF A A A A A 4 / 8 36–4
French Open A A W A A A A A A A A A 3R W[7] A A 1R[9] A A 3R A 3R 2 / 6 17–3
Wimbledon A 1R[1] A W 3R[5] W 3R A A A 2R[6] W W QF A W A 2R A W A A 6 / 12 45–3
US Open 1R A W SF[4] 3R A A A A A A A W A A 3R SF QF A A A 2 / 8 27–5
Win–Loss 0–1 2–1 16–1 10–0 10–1 6–0 8–1 0–0 0–0 0–0 1–0 9–1 20–1 14–1 0–0 8–1 7–3 4–2 0–0 8–1 0–0 2–1 14 / 34 125–15
Year-end championship
WTA Finals DNQ A Did Not Qualify SF A Did Not Qualify 0 / 1 0–1
National representation
Olympics Not Held G Not Held 1R Not Held G Not Held G Not Held 1R Not Held 3 / 5 15–2
Fed Cup A A W A A A F QF SF A SF A A A A A PO[8] A PO PO A F 1 / 5 4–3
Tier I, Premier Mandatory & Premier 5 tournaments
Dubai / Doha Not Held Tier III Tier II 2R Not Held A A A A A A A A 0 / 1 1–1
Indian Wells QF QF SF A A A[3] A A A A 0 / 3 7–3
Miami A 1R 3R[3] A A A A A A A A A A A A A A A A A A A 0 / 2 1–1
Madrid Not Held A W A A A A A A A A 1 / 1 4–0
Rome A SF A A A A A A A A A A A A A A A A A 1R A 2R[10] 0 / 3 4–2
Beijing Not Held Tier IV Tier II A A A A 1R A A A A 0 / 1 0–1
Zürich Q3 W A A A A A A A A A TII Not Held 1 / 1 4–0
Moscow A QF[2] A A A A A A A A A Premier 0 / 1 1–0
Career statistics
Titles 0 2 3 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 4 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 22
Finals 0 2 4 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 4 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 23
Year-end ranking 121 36 10 54 54 23 3 11 31 63 133 31

Notes

  • 1 1998 Wimbledon Championships counts as neither a win or a loss. Kijimuta and Miyagi received a walkover in the first round after the Williams sisters retired.
  • 2 1998 Kremlin Cup counts as 1 win, 0 loss. Kournikova and Seles received a walkover in the quarter-finals after the Williams sisters withdrew.
  • 3 1999 Miami Open counts as 1 win, 0 loss. Farina and Habsudova received a walkover in the third round after the Williams sisters withdrew. (Note: The Williams sisters received a bye in the first round which counts as neither a win or a loss).
  • 4 2000 US Open counts as 4 wins, 0 loss. Black and Likhovtseva received a walkover in the semi-finals after the Williams sisters withdrew.
  • 5 2001 Wimbledon Championships counts as 2 wins, 0 loss. Navratilova and Sanchez Vicario received a walkover in the third round after the Williams sisters withdrew.
  • 6 2007 Wimbledon Championships counts as 1 win, 0 loss. Medina Garrigues and Ruano Pascuel received a walkover in the second round after the Williams sisters withdrew.
  • 7 2010 French Open counts as 5 wins, 0 loss. The Williams sisters received a walkover in the second round after Hantuchova and Wozniacki withdrew.
  • 8 2013 Fed Cup counts as neither a win or loss. Arvidsson and Larsson received a walkover after Venus and Lepchenko withdrew.
  • 9 2013 French Open counts as neither a win or loss. Kudryavtseva and Rodionova received a walkover in the first round after the Williams sisters withdrew.
  • 10 2018 Italian Open counts as 1 win, 0 loss. Atawo and Groenefeld received a walkover in the second round after Venus and Keys withdrew.


Partners[edit]

Years Partner
1997–2003
2007–2010
2012–2016
2018-
United States Serena Williams
2004 United States Chanda Rubin (2004 Olympic Games)
2005 United States Corina Morariu (2005 Fed Cup)
2007 United States Lisa Raymond (2007 Fed Cup)
2008 Denmark Caroline Wozniacki (2008 Qatar Open)
2012 United States Liezel Huber (2012 Fed Cup)
2018 United States Madison Keys (2018 Italian Open)

Mixed doubles[edit]

Tournament 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007–15 2016 2017 2018 SR W–L
Grand Slam tournaments
Australian Open A W A A A A A A A A A A A A 1 / 1 5–0
French Open A W A A A A A A A A A A A A 1 / 1 6–0
Wimbledon 1R SF QF A A A A A 3R F A A A A 0 / 5 13–5
US Open A QF A A A A A A A A A A A 0 / 1 2–1
Win–Loss 0–1 17–2 2–1 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 1–1 5–1 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 2 / 8 25–6
Olympic Games
Summer Olympics Not Held / Absent F–S Not Held 0 / 1 3–1

Partners[edit]

Years Partner
1997 South Africa Christo van Rensburg
1998–1999 United States Justin Gimelstob
2005 The Bahamas Mark Knowles
2006 United States Bob Bryan
2016 United States Rajeev Ram

Record against other players[edit]

Record against top 10 players[edit]

Williams' record against players who have been ranked in the top 10. Active players are in boldface.
All statistics from the Women's Tennis Association.

Player Record Win % Hard Clay Grass Carpet Last match
Number 1 ranked players
United States Jennifer Capriati 4–0 100% 4–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 Won (6–4, 6–2) at 2001 US Open
Federal Republic of Yugoslavia/United States Monica Seles 9–1 90% 8–1 1–0 0–0 0–0 Won (7–5, 6–4) at 2002 WTA Tour Championships
Denmark Caroline Wozniacki 7–1 88% 7–1 0–0 0–0 0–0 Lost (4–6, 4–6) at 2017 WTA Finals
Belgium Justine Henin 7–2 78% 4–1 1–1 2–0 0–0 Lost (6–7(5–7), 4–6) at 2007 US Open
Serbia and Montenegro/Serbia Ana Ivanovic 9–3 75% 6–3 0–0 3–0 0–0 Lost (6–7(3–7), 2–6) at 2015 China Open
Russia Dinara Safina 3–1 75% 2–0 0–1 1–0 0–0 Won (6–0, 6–1) at 2009 Wimbledon Championships
Belarus Victoria Azarenka 5–2 71% 5–1 0–1 0–0 0–0 Won (6–3, 1–6, 6–3) at 2019 Auckland Open
Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario 6–3 67% 3–1 3–1 0–0 0–1 Won (3–6, 6–4, 6–1) at 2002 Hamburg
Spain Garbiñe Muguruza 4–2 67% 4–0 0–1 0–1 0–0 Won (7–5, 6–4) at 2017 WTA Finals
France Amélie Mauresmo 5–3 63% 3–2 0–1 0–0 2–0 Lost (6–4, 5–7, 6–4) at 2005 Diamond Games
Romania Simona Halep 3–2 60% 1–1 2–1 0–0 0–0 Lost (2–6, 2–6) at 2018 Rogers Cup
Serbia and Montenegro/Serbia Jelena Janković 7–7 50% 5–2 2–4 0–1 0–0 Won (1–6, 7–6(7–5), 6–1) at 2017 Indian Wells Masters
United States Lindsay Davenport 13–14 48% 9–11 0–1 4–0 0–2 Won (4–6, 7–6(7–4), 9–7) at 2005 Wimbledon Championships
Switzerland Martina Hingis 10–11 48% 6–7 3–3 1–0 0–1 Lost (6–0, 3–6, 3–6) at 2006 Italian Open
Belgium Kim Clijsters 6–7 46% 3–6 0–1 1–0 2–0 Lost (6–4, 6–7(2–7), 4–6) at 2010 US Open
United States Serena Williams 12–18 40% 9–11 1–2 2–4 0–1 Lost (1–6, 2–6) at 2018 US Open
Germany Steffi Graf 2–3 40% 2–2 0–0 0–1 0–0 Lost (2–6, 6–3, 4–6) at 1999 Wimbledon Championships
Germany Angelique Kerber 3–5 38% 3–2 0–1 0–2 0–0 Lost (7–5, 3–6, 1–6) at 2018 Sydney International
Russia Maria Sharapova 3–5 38% 1–4 0–1 2–0 0–0 Lost (1–6, 3–6) at 2013 Australian Open
Czech Republic Karolína Plíšková 1–2 33% 1–2 0–0 0–0 0–0 Lost (2–6, 2–6) at 2017 WTA Finals
Number 2 ranked players
Spain Conchita Martínez 3–0 100% 1–0 1–0 0–0 1–0 Won (2–6, 6–2, 6–1) at 2004 Charleston Open
Russia Vera Zvonareva 7–1 88% 2–0 4–1 1–0 0–0 Won (7–5, 6–3) at 2010 Madrid Open
Poland Agnieszka Radwańska 8–4 67% 6–3 1–1 1–0 0–0 Won (6–1, 7–6(7–4)) at 2015 Wuhan Open
Russia Anastasia Myskina 3–2 60% 2–0 1–2 0–0 0–0 Lost (7–5, 4–6, 2–6) at 2005 Fed Cup SF
Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova 6–5 55% 4–3 1–2 1–0 0–0 Won (6–3, 5–7, 6–3) at 2018 US Open
Czech Republic Petra Kvitová 2–4 33% 2–3 0–0 0–1 0–0 Won (6–3, 3–6, 7–6(7–2)) at 2017 US Open
Czech Republic Jana Novotná 1–3 25% 1–1 0–0 0–1 0–1 Won (5–7, 6–2, 6–3) at 1999 Miami Open
China Li Na 0–3 0% 0–3 0–0 0–0 0–0 Lost (5–7, 6–3, 1–6) at 2012 Cincinnati Masters
Number 3 ranked players
South Africa Amanda Coetzer 8–1 89% 7–0 1–1 0–0 0–0 Won (6–2, 6–0) at 2002 Miami Open
Russia Nadia Petrova 4–1 80% 2–0 0–1 2–0 0–0 Lost (4–6, 3–6) at 2010 French Open
Russia Elena Dementieva 9–3 75% 6–3 2–0 1–0 0–0 Lost (6–3, 6–7(6–8), 2–6) at 2009 WTA Tour Championships
France Nathalie Tauziat 5–2 71% 3–0 0–1 1–1 1–0 Won (6–2, 6–2) at 2001 Southern California Open
France Mary Pierce 7–3 70% 3–2 3–0 1–0 0–1 Won (6–0, 7–6(12–10)) at 2005 Wimbledon Championships
Ukraine Elina Svitolina 1–1 50% 0–1 1–0 0–0 0–0 Lost (2–6, 1–6) at 2017 Canadian Open
United States Sloane Stephens 0–2 0% 0–1 0–1 0–0 0–0 Lost (1–6, 6–0, 5–7) at 2017 US Open
Number 4 ranked players
Italy Francesca Schiavone 8–0 100% 5–0 3–0 0–0 0–0 Won (7–6(7–5), 6–4) at 2010 US Open
Japan Kimiko Date 4–0 100% 3–0 0–0 1–0 0–0 Won (2–6, 6–3, 6–3) at 2014 US Open
United States Mary Joe Fernández 1–0 100% 1–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 Won (2–6, 6–1, 6–0) at 1999 US Open
Croatia Iva Majoli 1–0 100% 1–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 Won (7–5, 3–6, 7–5) at 1997 Indian Wells Masters
Australia Samantha Stosur 7–1 88% 3–0 4–1 0–0 0–0 Won (6–3, 7–6(7–3)) at 2015 Miami Open
Federal Republic of Yugoslavia/Australia Jelena Dokic 3–1 75% 2–0 1–1 0–0 0–0 Won (6–2, 6–2) at 2002 Southern California Open
Germany Anke Huber 3–1 75% 2–1 1–0 0–0 0–0 Won (7–6(7–4), 6–2) at 2000 French Open
France Caroline Garcia 2–1 67% 2–1 0–0 0–0 0–0 Won (6–7(3–7), 6–2, 6–3) at 2017 WTA Finals
United Kingdom Johanna Konta 4–3 57% 2–3 1–0 1–0 0–0 Won (5–7, 6–1, 6–2) at 2018 Miami Open
Bulgaria Magdalena Maleeva 3–3 50% 2–0 1–0 0–0 0–3 Won (6–1, 6–0) at 2004 Warsaw Open
Japan Naomi Osaka 1–1 50% 0–1 0–0 1–0 0–0 Lost (5–7, 2–6) at 2017 Hong Kong Open
Slovakia Dominika Cibulková 1–2 33% 0–2 1–0 0–0 0–0 Lost (1–6, 7–5, 3–6) at 2014 Miami Open
Number 5 ranked players
Latvia Jeļena Ostapenko 2–0 100% 1–0 0–0 1–0 0–0 Won (7–5, 6–7(3–7), 7–5) at 2017 WTA Finals
Slovakia Daniela Hantuchová 10–1 91% 7–0 0–0 2–1 1–0 Lost (2–6, 7–5, 2–6) at 2011 Eastbourne International
Russia Anna Chakvetadze 3–1 75% 1–1 2–0 0–0 0–0 Won (6–0, 6–7(8–10), 6–4) at 2009 Italian Open
Italy Sara Errani 3–1 75% 2–1 0–0 1–0 0–0 Lost (0–6, 6–0, 6–7(5–7)) at 2014 US Open
Czech Republic Lucie Šafářová 5–2 71% 2–2 3–0 0–0 0–0 Won (6–4, 6–2) at 2017 Indian Wells Masters
Belarus Natasha Zvereva 2–1 67% 1–0 1–0 0–1 0–0 Won (7–5, 6–1) at 1999 Southern California Open
Canada Eugenie Bouchard 1–1 50% 1–0 0–1 0–0 0–0 Lost (6–7(6–8), 6–2, 4–6) at 2014 Charleston Open
Number 6 ranked players
United States Chanda Rubin 9–1 90% 4–0 2–1 2–0 1–0 Won (7–6(7–4), 6–3) at 2004 US Open
Spain Carla Suárez Navarro 6–3 67% 4–2 0–1 2–0 0–0 Won (6–3, 6–2) at 2018 Indian Wells Masters
Italy Flavia Pennetta 4–4 50% 3–3 1–1 0–0 0–0 Won (6–3, 7–5) at 2014 Dubai Championships
Number 7 ranked players
Switzerland Patty Schnyder 11–0 100% 6–0 5–0 0–0 0–0 Won (6–3, 6–3) at 2010 French Open
Italy Roberta Vinci 5–0 100% 5–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 Won (6–2, 6–2) at 2015 WTA Elite Trophy
Switzerland Belinda Bencic 4–1 80% 3–1 1–0 0–0 0–0 Lost (3–6, 5–7) at 2018 Australian Open
Austria Barbara Schett 4–1 80% 2–0 0–1 1–0 1–0 Lost (4–6, 4–6) at 2001 French Open
Romania Irina Spîrlea 3–1 75% 2–0 1–0 0–0 0–1 Won (6–7(4–7), 6–2, 6–2) at 2000 Hamburg
France Marion Bartoli 2–1 67% 1–1 0–0 1–0 0–0 Won (6–3, 6–4) at 2010 Miami Open
United States Madison Keys 2–2 50% 1–2 1–0 0–0 0–0 Lost (1–6, 7–6(9–7), 3–6) at 2016 Canadian Open
France Julie Halard-Decugis 1–1 50% 1–1 0–0 0–0 0–0 Won (6–2, 6–3) at 1999 Zurich Open
Czech Republic Nicole Vaidišová 1–1 50% 0–0 1–1 0–0 0–0 Lost (7–6(7–5), 1–6, 3–6) at 2006 French Open
Number 8 ranked players
Russia Anna Kournikova 8–0 100% 5–0 1–0 1–0 1–0 Won (6–3, 6–4) at 2002 Stanford Classic
Japan Ai Sugiyama 7–0 100% 3–0 1–0 1–0 2–0 Won (6–2, 6–4) at 2002 Brisbane International
Australia Alicia Molik 4–1 80% 3–1 1–0 0–0 0–0 Won (7–6(7–4), 6–3) at 2007 Japan Open
Russia Ekaterina Makarova 2–1 67% 0–1 1–0 1–0 0–0 Lost (6–2, 4–6, 4–6) at 2014 Australian Open
Number 9 ranked players
Germany Julia Görges 2–0 100% 2–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 Won (6–2, 6–3) at 2016 US Open
Argentina Paola Suárez 2–0 100% 0–0 2–0 0–0 0–0 Won (7–6(7–5), 5–7, 6–2) at 2004 German Open
United States CoCo Vandeweghe 2–0 100% 1–0 1–0 0–0 0–0 Won (6–7(3–7), 6–2, 6–3) at 2017 Australian Open
France Sandrine Testud 5–1 83% 4–1 0–0 0–0 1–0 Lost (6–1, 6–7(5–7), 4–6) at 2002 Dubai Championships
Belgium Dominique Monami 2–1 67% 1–1 1–0 0–0 0–0 Won (7–6(7–1), 6–2) at 1999 Italian Open
Switzerland Timea Bacsinszky 2–2 50% 2–0 0–2 0–0 0–0 Lost (7–5, 2–6, 1–6) at 2017 French Open
Germany Andrea Petkovic 2–2 50% 1–2 0–0 1–0 0–0 Lost (1–6, 6–3, 5–7) at 2014 Stanford Classic
Netherlands Kiki Bertens 1–1 50% 1–0 0–0 0–1 0–0 Lost (2–6, 7–6(7–5), 6–8) at 2018 Wimbledon Championships
Netherlands Brenda Schultz-McCarthy 0–1 0% 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–1 Lost (6–1, 4–6, 4–6) at 1996 Stanford Classic
Number 10 ranked players
Russia Maria Kirilenko 4–0 100% 4–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 Won (6–3, 6–7(5–7), 6–2) at 2012 Cincinnati Masters
Slovakia Karina Habšudová 1–0 100% 0–0 1–0 0–0 0–0 Won (6–3, 6–3) at 2001 German Open
Russia Daria Kasatkina 1–2 33% 0–2 0–0 1–0 0–0 Lost (6–4, 4–6, 5–7) at 2018 Indian Wells Masters
France Kristina Mladenovic 0–1 0% 0–1 0–0 0–0 0–0 Lost (3–6, 1–6) at 2017 St. Petersburg Ladies' Trophy
Total 344–175 66% 222–108
(67%)
67–40
(63%)
42–15
(74%)
13–12
(52%)
Current as of 2 January 2019

Record against No. 11–20 players[edit]

Williams' record against players who have been ranked world No. 11–20.

* Statistics correct as of 5 November 2018.

No. 1 wins[edit]

Outcome # Player Event Surface Round Score
Runner-up 1 Switzerland Martina Hingis 1998 Adidas International Hard 2R 3–6, 6–4, 7–5
Winner 2 Switzerland Martina Hingis 1998 Lipton Championships Hard SF 6–2, 5–7, 6–2
Winner 3 Switzerland Martina Hingis 1999 Italian Open Clay SF 6–4, 1–6, 6–4
Runner-up 4 United States Lindsay Davenport 1999 TIG Tennis Classic Hard SF 6–4, 7–5
Winner 5 Switzerland Martina Hingis 1999 Grand Slam Cup Hard (i) SF 6–2, 6–7(6–8), 9–7
Winner 6 Switzerland Martina Hingis 1999 Swisscom Challenge Hard (i) F 6–3, 6–4
Winner 7 Switzerland Martina Hingis 2000 Wimbledon Grass QF 6–3, 4–6, 6–4
Winner 8 Switzerland Martina Hingis 2000 US Open Hard SF 4–6, 6–3, 7–5
Winner 9 Switzerland Martina Hingis 2001 Ericsson Open Hard SF 6–3, 7–6(8–6)
Winner 10 United States Lindsay Davenport 2005 Wimbledon Grass F 4–6, 7–6(7–4), 9–7
Winner 11 Serbia Jelena Janković 2008 WTA Tour Championships Hard SF 6–2, 2–6, 6–3
Winner 12 United States Serena Williams 2009 Barclays Dubai Tennis Championships Hard SF 6–1, 2–6, 7–6(7–3)
Runner-up 13 Russia Dinara Safina 2009 Wimbledon Grass SF 6–0, 6–1
Runner-up 14 United States Serena Williams 2014 Rogers Cup Hard SF 6–7(2–7), 6–2, 6–3
Semifinalist 15 Germany Angelique Kerber 2017 Miami Open Hard QF 7–5, 6–3

Top 10 wins[edit]

Season 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Total
Wins 2 10 18 12 14 16 6 0 6 2 8 9 6 4 0 5 1 3 7 0 7 136

  Grand Slam   WTA Finals / Grand Slam Cup   Tier I / Premier Mandatory & Premier 5   Tier II / Premier   Tier III, IV & V / International

# Player Rank Event Surface Round Score VW Rank
1997
1. Croatia Iva Majoli No. 9 Indian Wells, United States Hard 4th Round 7–5, 3–6, 7–5 No. 211
2. Germany Anke Huber No. 8 US Open, New York City, United States Hard 4th Round 6–3, 6–4 No. 66
1998
3. Switzerland Martina Hingis No. 1 Sydney, Australia Hard 2nd Round 3–6, 6–4, 7–5 No. 21
4. United States Lindsay Davenport No. 2 Oklahoma City, United States Hard Semifinals 6–7(5–7), 6–2, 6–3 No. 14
5. Switzerland Martina Hingis No. 1 Miami, United States Hard Semifinals 6–2, 5–7, 6–2 No. 11
6. Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario No. 5 Rome, Italy Clay Semifinals 6–3, 2–6, 7–5 No. 9
7. United States Monica Seles No. 6 Stanford, United States Hard Semifinals 6–3, 6–4 No. 5
8. Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario No. 4 US Open, New York City, United States Hard Quarterfinals 2–6, 6–1, 6–1 No. 5
9. Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario No. 4 Grand Slam Cup, Munich, Germany Hard (i) Quarterfinals 6–3, 6–2 No. 5
10. France Nathalie Tauziat No. 8 Grand Slam Cup, Munich, Germany Hard (i) Semifinals 6–4, 6–0 No. 5
11. Switzerland Patty Schnyder No. 9 Grand Slam Cup, Munich, Germany Hard (i) Final 6–2, 3–6, 6–2 No. 5
12. France Nathalie Tauziat No. 8 Zurich, Switzerland Hard (i) Semifinals 6–3, 6–4 No. 5
1999
13. Germany Steffi Graf No. 7 Hanover, Germany Hard (i) Semifinals 6–3, 3–6, 6–3 No. 6
14. South Africa Amanda Coetzer No. 10 Oklahoma City, United States Hard (i) Semifinals 4–6, 6–2, 6–3 No. 5
15. Czech Republic Jana Novotná No. 4 Miami, United States Hard (i) Quarterfinals 5–7, 6–2, 6–3 No. 6
16. Germany Steffi Graf No. 7 Miami, United States Hard (i) Semifinals 6–2, 6–4 No. 6
17. Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario No. 6 Hamburg, Germany Clay Semifinals 6–1, 6–3 No. 7
18. France Mary Pierce No. 8 Hamburg, Germany Clay Final 6–0, 6–3 No. 7
19. Switzerland Martina Hingis No. 1 Rome, Italy Clay Semifinals 6–4, 1–6, 6–4 No. 5
20. France Mary Pierce No. 8 Rome, Italy Clay Final 6–4, 6–2 No. 5
21. South Africa Amanda Coetzer No. 9 Stanford, United States Hard Semifinals 6–1, 6–4 No. 4
22. United States Lindsay Davenport No. 1 San Diego, United States Hard Semifinals 6–4, 7–5 No. 4
23. United States Monica Seles No. 5 New Haven, United States Hard Semifinals 6–1, 6–3 No. 4
24. United States Lindsay Davenport No. 2 New Haven, United States Hard Final 6–2, 7–5 No. 4
25. Austria Barbara Schett No. 8 Grand Slam Cup, Munich, Germany Hard (i) Quarterfinals 6–3, 6–4 No. 3
26. Switzerland Martina Hingis No. 1 Grand Slam Cup, Munich, Germany Hard (i) Semifinals 6–2, 6–7(6–8), 9–7 No. 3
27. France Julie Halard-Decugis No. 9 Zurich, Switzerland Hard (i) Quarterfinals 6–2, 6–3 No. 3
28. France Mary Pierce No. 6 Zurich, Switzerland Hard (i) Semifinals 6–4, 6–4 No. 3
29. Switzerland Martina Hingis No. 1 Zurich, Switzerland Hard (i) Final 6–3, 6–4 No. 3
30. Austria Barbara Schett No. 8 WTA Tour Championships, New York, United States Hard (i) Quarterfinals 6–4, 7–6(7–2) No. 3
2000
31. Switzerland Martina Hingis No. 1 Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom Grass Quarterfinals 6–3, 4–6, 6–4 No. 5
32. United States Serena Williams No. 8 Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom Grass Semifinals 6–2, 7–6(7–3) No. 5
33. United States Lindsay Davenport No. 2 Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom Grass Final 6–3, 7–6(7–3) No. 5
34. United States Lindsay Davenport No. 2 Stanford, United States Hard Final 6–1, 6–4 No. 3
35. Spain Conchita Martínez No. 6 San Diego, United States Hard Quarterfinals 6–3, 6–0 No. 3
36. United States Monica Seles No. 5 San Diego, United States Hard Final 6–0, 6–7(3–7), 6–3 No. 3
37. United States Monica Seles No. 6 New Haven, United States Hard Final 6–2, 6–4 No. 3
38. France Nathalie Tauziat No. 8 US Open, New York City, United States Hard Quarterfinals 6–4, 1–6, 6–1 No. 3
39. Switzerland Martina Hingis No. 1 US Open, New York City, United States Hard Semifinals 4–6, 6–3, 7–5 No. 3
40. United States Lindsay Davenport No. 2 US Open, New York City, United States Hard Final 6–4, 7–5 No. 3
41. Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario No. 9 Summer Olympics, Sydney, Australia Hard Quarterfinals 3–6, 6–2, 6–4 No. 3
42. United States Monica Seles No. 5 Summer Olympics, Sydney, Australia Hard Semifinals 6–1, 4–6, 6–3 No. 3
2001
43. Switzerland Martina Hingis No. 1 Miami, United States Hard Semifinals 6–3, 7–6(8–6) No. 3
44. United States Jennifer Capriati No. 5 Miami, United States Hard Final 4–6, 6–1, 7–6(7–4) No. 3
45. France Nathalie Tauziat No. 10 Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom Grass Quarterfinals 7–5, 6–1 No. 2
46. United States Lindsay Davenport No. 3 Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom Grass Semifinals 6–2, 6–7(1–7), 6–1 No. 2
47. Belgium Justine Henin No. 9 Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom Grass Final 6–1, 3–6, 6–0 No. 2
48. France Nathalie Tauziat No. 9 San Diego, United States Hard Quarterfinals 6–2, 6–2 No. 3
49. United States Lindsay Davenport No. 4 San Diego, United States Hard Semifinals 6–2, 7–5 No. 3
50. United States Monica Seles No. 10 San Diego, United States Hard Final 6–2, 6–3 No. 3
51. Belgium Justine Henin No. 6 New Haven, United States Hard Quarterfinals 6–3, 5–7, 6–2 No. 4
52. United States Jennifer Capriati No. 2 New Haven, United States Hard Semifinals 6–4, 7–6(7–1) No. 4
53. United States Lindsay Davenport No. 3 New Haven, United States Hard Final 7–6(8–6), 6–4 No. 4
54. Belgium Kim Clijsters No. 5 US Open, New York City, United States Hard Quarterfinals 6–3, 6–1 No. 4
55. United States Jennifer Capriati No. 2 US Open, New York City, United States Hard Semifinals 6–4, 6–2 No. 4
56. United States Serena Williams No. 10 US Open, New York City, United States Hard Final 6–2, 6–4 No. 4
2002
57. Belgium Justine Henin No. 7 Adelaide, Australia Hard Final 7–5, 6–2 No. 3
58. France Amélie Mauresmo No. 8 Paris, France Hard (i) Semifinals 4–6, 7–6(7–3), 7–5 No. 2
59. France Amélie Mauresmo No. 10 Antwerp, Belgium Hard (i) Semifinals 7–6(7–4), 6–0 No. 2
60. Belgium Justine Henin No. 9 Antwerp, Belgium Hard (i) Final 6–3, 5–7, 6–3 No. 2
61. Belgium Justine Henin No. 9 Amelia Island, United States Clay Final 2–6, 7–5, 7–6(7–5) No. 2
62. Switzerland Martina Hingis No. 4 Hamburg, Germany Clay Semifinals 7–5, 6–3 No. 1
63. United States Monica Seles No. 6 French Open, Paris, France Clay Quarterfinals 6–4, 6–3 No. 2
64. Belgium Justine Henin No. 6 Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom Grass Semifinals 6–3, 6–2 No. 1
65. Belgium Kim Clijsters No. 5 Stanford, United States Hard Final 6–3, 6–3 No. 2
66. Belgium Kim Clijsters No. 7 San Diego, United States Hard Quarterfinals 6–3, 5–7, 6–4 No. 2
67. United States Lindsay Davenport No. 9 San Diego, United States Hard Semifinals 6–2, 6–1 No. 2
68. Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Jelena Dokic No. 5 San Diego, United States Hard Final 6–2, 6–2 No. 2
69. United States Lindsay Davenport No. 10 New Haven, United States Hard Final 7–5, 6–0 No. 2
70. United States Monica Seles No. 5 US Open, New York City, United States Hard Quarterfinals 6–2, 6–3 No. 2
71. France Amélie Mauresmo No. 9 US Open, New York City, United States Hard Semifinals 6–3, 5–7, 6–4 No. 2
72. United States Monica Seles No. 7 WTA Tour Championships, New York, United States Hard (i) Semifinals 7–5, 6–4 No. 2
2003
73. Slovakia Daniela Hantuchová No. 8 Australian Open, Melbourne, Australia Hard Quarterfinals 6–4, 6–3 No. 2
74. Belgium Justine Henin No. 5 Australian Open, Melbourne, Australia Hard Semifinals 6–3, 6–3 No. 2
75. Slovakia Daniela Hantuchová No. 5 Antwerp, Belgium Hard (i) Semifinals 6–1, 6–4 No. 2
76. Belgium Kim Clijsters No. 3 Antwerp, Belgium Hard (i) Final 6–2, 6–4 No. 2
77. United States Lindsay Davenport No. 5 Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom Grass Quarterfinals 6–2, 2–6, 6–1 No. 4
78. Belgium Kim Clijsters No. 2 Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom Grass Semifinals 4–6, 6–3, 6–1 No. 4
2005
79. Russia Anastasia Myskina No. 6 Antwerp, Belgium Hard (i) Semifinals 6–3, 3–6, 6–3 No. 8
80. United States Serena Williams No. 4 Miami, United States Hard Quarterfinals 6–1, 7–6(10–8) No. 9
81. Russia Maria Sharapova No. 2 Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom Grass Semifinals 7–6(7–2), 6–1 No. 16
82. United States Lindsay Davenport No. 1 Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom Grass Final 4–6, 7–6(7–4), 9–7 No. 16
83. Russia Elena Dementieva No. 5 Fed Cup, Moscow, Russia Clay(i) Semifinals 6–1, 6–2 No. 8
84. United States Serena Williams No. 8 US Open, New York City, United States Hard Quarterfinals 7–6(7–5), 6–2 No. 10
2006
85. Switzerland Patty Schnyder No. 9 Rome, Italy Clay 3rd Round 7–6(7–2), 3–6, 6–1 No. 12
86. Switzerland Patty Schnyder No. 9 French Open, Paris, France Clay 4th Round 4–6, 6–3, 6–2 No. 13
2007
87. Russia Maria Sharapova No. 2 Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom Grass 4th Round 6–1, 6–3 No. 31
88. Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova No. 5 Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom Grass Quarterfinals 6–3, 6–4 No. 31
89. Serbia Ana Ivanovic No. 6 Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom Grass Semifinals 6–2, 6–4 No. 31
90. Russia Nadia Petrova No. 9 Fed Cup, Stowe, United States Hard Semifinals 7–6(8–6), 0–6, 6–4 No. 17
91. Russia Anna Chakvetadze No. 8 Fed Cup, Stowe, United States Hard Semifinals 6–1, 6–4 No. 17
92. Slovakia Daniela Hantuchová No. 10 San Diego, United States Hard 3rd Round 6–0, 6–3 No. 16
93. Serbia Ana Ivanovic No. 5 US Open, New York City, United States Hard 4th Round 6–4, 6–2 No. 14
94. Serbia Jelena Janković No. 3 US Open, New York City, United States Hard Quarterfinals 4–6, 6–1, 7–6(7–4) No. 14
2008
95. Russia Elena Dementieva No. 5 Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom Grass Semifinals 6–1, 7–6(7–3) No. 7
96. United States Serena Williams No. 6 Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom Grass Final 7–5, 6–4 No. 7
97. Russia Dinara Safina No. 3 Stuttgart, Germany Hard (i) Quarterfinals 6–4, 6–2 No. 8
98. Serbia Ana Ivanovic No. 4 Zurich, Switzerland Hard (i) Semifinals 4–6, 6–3, 6–4 No. 9
99. Russia Elena Dementieva No. 5 WTA Tour Championships, Doha, Qatar Hard (i) Round Robin 6–4, 4–6, 6–3 No. 8
100. United States Serena Williams No. 3 WTA Tour Championships, Doha, Qatar Hard (i) Round Robin 5–7, 6–1, 6–0 No. 8
101. Russia Dinara Safina No. 2 WTA Tour Championships, Doha, Qatar Hard (i) Round Robin 7–5, 6–3 No. 8
102. Serbia Jelena Janković No. 1 WTA Tour Championships, Doha, Qatar Hard (i) Semifinals 6–2, 2–6, 6–3 No. 8
103. Russia Vera Zvonareva No. 9 WTA Tour Championships, Doha, Qatar Hard (i) Final 6–7(5–7), 6–0, 6–2 No. 8
2009
104. Russia Elena Dementieva No. 4 Dubai, United Arab Emirates Hard Quarterfinals 6–3, 6–3 No. 6
105. United States Serena Williams No. 1 Dubai, United Arab Emirates Hard Semifinals 6–1, 2–6, 7–6(7–3) No. 6
106. Russia Dinara Safina No. 1 Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom Grass Semifinals 6–1, 6–0 No. 3
107. Russia Elena Dementieva No. 4 Stanford, United States Hard Semifinals 6–0, 6–1 No. 3
108. Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova No. 3 WTA Tour Championships, Doha, Qatar Hard (i) Round Robin 6–2, 6–7(3–7), 6–4 No. 8
109. Serbia Jelena Janković No. 8 WTA Tour Championships, Doha, Qatar Hard (i) Semifinals 5–7, 6–3, 6–4 No. 8
2010
110. Belarus Victoria Azarenka No. 6 Dubai, United Arab Emirates Hard Final 6–3, 7–5 No. 5
111. Poland Agnieszka Radwańska No. 9 Miami, United States Hard Quarterfinals 6–3, 6–1 No. 5
112. Australia Samantha Stosur No. 8 Madrid, Spain Clay Quarterfinals 6–3, 6–3 No. 3
113. Italy Francesca Schiavone No. 7 US Open, New York City, United States Hard Quarterfinals 7–6(7–5), 6–4 No. 4
2012
114. Czech Republic Petra Kvitová No. 3 Miami, United States Hard 2nd Round 6–4, 4–6, 6–0 No. 134
115. Australia Samantha Stosur No. 5 Rome, Italy Clay 3rd Round 6–4, 6–3 No. 63
116. Italy Sara Errani No. 9 Summer Olympics, London, United Kingdom Grass 1st Round 6–3, 6–1 No. 69
117. Italy Sara Errani No. 10 Cincinnati, United States Hard 3rd Round 6–3, 6–0 No. 64
118. Australia Samantha Stosur No. 6 Cincinnati, United States Hard Quarterfinals 6–2, 6–7(2–7), 6–4 No. 64
2013
119. Belarus Victoria Azarenka No. 2 Tokyo, Japan Hard 2nd Round 6–2, 6–4 No. 63
2014
120. Belarus Victoria Azarenka No. 10 Stanford, United States Hard 2nd Round 6–4, 7–6(7–1) No. 25
121. Germany Angelique Kerber No. 7 Montreal, Canada Hard 3rd Round 6–3, 3–6, 6–4 No. 26
122. United States Serena Williams No. 1 Montreal, Canada Hard Semifinals 6–7(2–7), 6–2, 6–3 No. 26
2015
123. Denmark Caroline Wozniacki No. 8 Auckland, New Zealand Hard Final 2–6, 6–3, 6–3 No. 19
124. Poland Agnieszka Radwańska No. 6 Australian Open, Melbourne, Australia Hard 4th Round 6–3, 2–6, 6–1 No. 18
125. Poland Agnieszka Radwańska No. 8 Doha, Qatar Hard Quarterfinals 6–4, 1–6, 6–3 No. 17
126. Denmark Caroline Wozniacki No. 5 Miami, United States Hard 4th Round 6–3, 7–6(7–1) No. 16
127. Poland Agnieszka Radwańska No. 7 Wuhan, China Hard 1st Round 6–1, 7–6(7–4) No. 24
128. Spain Carla Suárez Navarro No. 10 Wuhan, China Hard 3rd Round 6–3, 6–4 No. 24
129. Spain Garbiñe Muguruza No. 8 Wuhan, China Hard Final 6–3, 3–0 ret. No. 24
2017
130. Russia Svetlana Kuznetsova No. 7 Miami, United States Hard 4th Round 6–3, 7–6(7–4) No. 12
131. Germany Angelique Keber No. 1 Miami, United States Hard Quarterfinals 7–5, 6–3 No. 12
132. United Kingdom Johanna Konta No. 6 Rome, Italy Clay 3rd Round 6–1, 3–6, 6–1 No. 12
133. United Kingdom Johanna Konta No. 7 Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom Grass Semifinals 6–4, 6–2 No. 11
134. Latvia Jeļena Ostapenko No. 7 WTA Finals, Kallang, Singapore Hard (i) Round Robin 7–5, 6–7(3–7), 7–5 No. 5
135. Spain Garbiñe Muguruza No. 2 WTA Finals, Kallang, Singapore Hard (i) Round Robin 7–5, 6–4 No. 5
136. France Caroline Garcia No. 8 WTA Finals, Kallang, Singapore Hard (i) Semifinals 6–7(3–7), 6–2, 6–3 No. 5

WTA Tour career earnings[edit]

Year Grand Slam
singles titles
WTA
singles titles
Total
singles titles
Earnings ($) Money list rank
1994–96 0 0 0 31,785 n/a
1997 0 0 0 466,863 14
1998 0 3 3 1,767,924 4
1999 0 6 6 2,316,005 4
2000 2 4 6 2,074,150 3
2001 2 4 6 2,662,610 1
2002 0 7 7 2,583,571 2
2003 0 1 1 1,126,555 8
2004 0 2 2 1,474,128 9
2005 1 1 2 1,509,065 8
2006 0 0 0 282,938 45
2007 1 2 3 1,878,187 5
2008 1 2 3 3,747,565 2
2009 0 2 2 3,126,894 4
2010 0 2 2 2,614,782 5
2011 0 0 0 208,659 98
2012 0 1 1 607,316 27
2013 0 0 0 330,313 69
2014 0 1 1 1,161,541 21
2015 0 3 3 2,404,419 9
2016 0 1 1 1,823,733 16
2017 0 0 0 5,468,741 1
2018 0 0 0 844,745 30
Career* 7 42 49 40,775,048 2

*As of August 27, 2018

Longest winning streaks[edit]

35 match win streak (2000)[edit]

# Tournament Start date Category Surface Rd Opponent Rank Score
French Open 29 May Grand Slam Clay QF Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario (8) #9 0–6, 6–1, 2–6
1 Wimbledon Championships 26 June Grand Slam Grass 1R Czech Republic Květa Hrdličková #41 6–3, 6–1
2 2R Japan Ai Sugiyama #20 6–1, 6–4
3 3R France Nathalie Dechy #24 6–0, 7–6(7–4)
4 4R Belgium Sabine Appelmans #27 6–4, 6–4
5 QF Switzerland Martina Hingis (1) #1 6–3, 4–6, 6–4
6 SF United States Serena Williams (8) #8 6–2, 7–6(7–3)
7 F United States Lindsay Davenport (2) #2 6–3, 7–6(7–3)
8 Bank of the West Classic 24 July Tier II Hard 2R Russia Tatiana Panova #49 6–2, 6–2
9 QF United States Amy Frazier (10) #21 6–7(5–7), 6–4, 7–6(7–5)
10 SF Russia Anna Kournikova (9) #19 6–4, 7–5
11 F United States Lindsay Davenport (1) #2 6–1, 6–4
12 Acura Classic 31 July Tier II Hard 2R South Africa Amanda Coetzer #13 6–0, 6–4
13 QF Spain Conchita Martínez (5) #6 6–3, 6–0
14 SF United States Amy Frazier #26 6–2, 6–3
15 F United States Monica Seles (4) #5 6–0, 6–7(3–7), 6–3
16 Pilot Pen Tennis 21 August Tier II Hard 2R Russia Elena Likhovtseva #23 6–3, 7–5
17 QF Switzerland Patty Schnyder #28 6–4, 6–2
18 SF South Africa Amanda Coetzer (5) #14 6–3, 7–5
19 F United States Monica Seles (2) #6 6–2, 6–4
20 US Open 28 August Grand Slam Hard 1R France Anne-Gaelle Sidot #31 6–3, 6–4
21 2R Czech Republic Květa Hrdličková #40 6–1, 6–1
22 3R United States Meghann Shaughnessy #48 7–6(7–3), 6–1
23 4R Spain Magui Serna #33 6–2, 6–2
24 QF France Nathalie Tauziat (8) #8 6–4, 1–6, 6–1
25 SF Switzerland Martina Hingis (1) #1 4–6, 6–3, 7–5
26 F United States Lindsay Davenport (2) #2 6–4, 7–5
27 Sydney Olympics 18 September Olympics Hard 1R Slovakia Henrieta Nagyova N/A 6–2, 6–2
28 2R Thailand Tamarine Tanasugarn N/A 6–2, 6–3
29 3R Germany Jana Kandarr N/A 6–2, 6–2
30 QF Spain Arantxa Sánchez Vicario (5) #9 3–6, 6–2, 6–4
31 SF United States Monica Seles (3) #5 6–1, 4–6, 6–3
32 G Russia Elena Dementieva (10) N/A 6–2, 6–4
33 Generali Ladies Linz 16 October Tier II Hard (i) 2R Japan Ai Sugiyama #32 7–5, 6–2
34 QF Russia Elena Likhovtseva #30 6–3, 6–2
35 SF United States Chanda Rubin (5) #15 6–4, 6–0
- F United States Lindsay Davenport (1) #2 4–6, 6–3, 2–6

Double bagel matches (6–0, 6–0)[edit]

Outcome Year No. Tournament Surface Opponent Rank Round
Win 1997 1. Aegon International, Eastbourne Grass Germany Wiltrud Probst 89 Q-R32
Win 1997 2. Southern California Open, San Diego Hard Canada Martina Nejedly 234 Q-R32
Win 2002 3. US Open, New York Hard Croatia Mirjana Lučić 214 R128 (1st round)
Win 2004 4. Olympic Games, Athens, Greece Hard Slovenia Maja Matevžič 263 R32 (2nd round)
Win 2005 5. İstanbul Cup, Turkey Clay Spain Marta Marrero 117 R16 (2nd round)
Win 2015 6. Wimbledon, London Grass United States Madison Brengle 36 R128 (1st round)

Career Grand Slam tournament seedings[edit]

Boldface indicates tournaments won by Williams, while italics indicates Williams was the runner-up.

Year Australian Open French Open Wimbledon US Open
1997 did not play unseeded unseeded unseeded
1998 unseeded 8th 7th 5th
1999 5th 5th 6th 3rd
2000 did not play 4th 5th 3rd
2001 3rd 2nd 2nd 4th
2002 2nd 2nd 1st 2nd
2003 2nd 3rd 4th did not play
2004 3rd 4th 3rd 11th
2005 8th 11th 14th 10th
2006 10th 11th 6th did not play
2007 did not play 26th 23rd 12th
2008 8th 8th 7th 7th
2009 6th 3rd 3rd 3rd
2010 6th 2nd 2nd 3rd
2011 4th did not play 23rd unseeded
2012 did not play unseeded unseeded unseeded
2013 25th 30th did not play unseeded
2014 unseeded 29th 30th 19th
2015 18th 15th 16th 23rd
2016 8th 9th 8th 6th
2017 13th 10th 10th 9th
2018 5th 9th 9th 16th
Legend
  did not play   unseeded   seeded 17–32   seeded 9–16
  seeded 5–8   seeded 3–4   seeded No. 2   seeded No. 1

Notes[edit]