Venus comes from another planet

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Venus Williams having her hair and makeup done for the New York Fashion Week. But for the style I let you judge. I’ve the impression that there are tasks on her shirt. This is another posture than she has on a court…

For those who don’t know it, Venus Williams is an American professional tennis player who is a former world N.1 but not retired (today world N.24). She became, in 2002, the first African American woman world N.1. Venus won 44 titles during her career whose seven Grand Slam titles : 5 Wimbledon and 2 US Open. She also won 4 Olympic gold medals in single (1) and in doubles with her sister Serena (3).

With an amazing service, Venus holds the record for the fastest serve struck by a woman in a main draw event. It was during the Zurich Open where she recorded 130 mph (210 km/h).

Venus also has a devastating backhand as you can see on this video :

She is capable of genial strokes as this incredible exchange against Justine Henin at the 2007 US Open. Look at this :

In June 2011, she enters in the “30 Legends of Women’s Tennis : Past, Present and Future” presented by the news magazine Time.


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