World #1 Serena is #QueenofCharleston & #AmericanTennis ----> MT ‏@W I L L Voelker Ti Did You Know? @Serena Williams has now passed the great Pete Sampras as top American in prize money earnings. #WTA #tennis ---- Top American prize money winner of ALL-TIME, man or woman: 1. Serena Williams: $43,304,272 2. Pete Sampras: $43,280,489  3. Agassi   4. Venus Williams: $28,668,243.... #Annointed

World #1 Serena is #QueenofCharleston & #AmericanTennis ----> MT ‏@W I L L Voelker Ti Did You Know? @Serena Williams has now passed the great Pete Sampras as top American in prize money earnings. #WTA #tennis ---- Top American prize money winner of ALL-TIME, man or woman: 1. Serena Williams: $43,304,272 2. Pete Sampras: $43,280,489 3. Agassi 4. Venus Williams: $28,668,243.... #Annointed

Serena Williams questions Novak Djokovic unequal prize money comments #Tennis

Serena Williams questions Novak Djokovic's suggestions that men should be paid more prize money than women.

2015 WTA season by the numbers via SAP and wtatennis.com: 10,582,642 - Serena Williams still managed to pass the $10 million mark in prize money for just the 2nd time in her career; 128 - Speed in mph of the fastest serve of 2015 - hit by Serena at the BNP Paribas Open; 81.1 - Percentage of service games won by Serena. #Excellent

2015 WTA season by the numbers via SAP and wtatennis.com: 10,582,642 - Serena Williams still managed to pass the $10 million mark in prize money for just the 2nd time in her career; 128 - Speed in mph of the fastest serve of 2015 - hit by Serena at the BNP Paribas Open; 81.1 - Percentage of service games won by Serena. #Excellent

Serena Williams Wins US Open and $3.6 Million in Prize Money #serenawilliams #tennis #sports

Serena Williams beat out Victoria Azarenka at the US Open and claimed her Grand Slam and her U.S Open championship!

2009 - The sweeping Roadmap circuit reforms come into effect, heralding a shorter season, more fan-friendly structure and a 40 per cent increase in prize money. Clijsters storms out of retirement to win the US Open in only her third tournament back, while Serena Williams becomes the first woman to earn more than $6 million in a single season.

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WTA Prize Money Rankings as of 06 March 2017 - 23x Major Champion Serena Williams & 7x Major Champion Venus Williams top the list at 1 & 2, respectively.

WTA Prize Money Rankings as of 06 March 2017 - Major Champion Serena Williams & Major Champion Venus Williams top the list at 1 & respectively.

10/26/16 With $8.6 Million in 2016 prize money, Kerber can become 2nd player to breach $10 mil in single season prize money with deep run.. Serena Williams holds the record of single-season prize money earnings at $12.4 million --The WTA Finals champion stands to earn more than $2 million in prize money in Singapore ...READ: http://fb.me/4eyMm0bHH

10/26/16 With $8.6 Million in 2016 prize money, Kerber can become 2nd player to breach $10 mil in single season prize money with deep run.. Serena Williams holds the record of single-season prize money earnings at $12.4 million --The WTA Finals champion stands to earn more than $2 million in prize money in Singapore ...READ: http://fb.me/4eyMm0bHH

World #1 Serena Williams Wins WTA Championships: Istanbul 2013! Serena's 2013 on-court earnings top $12,385,572 in prize money, shattering the all-time women's record set last year by Victoria Azarenka ($7,923,920). Serena now has the 3rd-highest single season prize money total in tennis history (men's & women's). Only Djokovic's 2011, 2012 totals are higher. 10/27/13 #Fantastic <3 #TEAMSERENA

Serena Williams Photos Photos: TEB BNP Paribas WTA Championships: Day 6

Via Congratulations Williams ! I hope to see you next year! emoji More history is to be made for the year Go

#1 Serena Williams-Top Seed at the major Canadian stop, offering $2 Mil+ in prize money & tennis stars...“I’m very excited to be coming back to Toronto..to help get the tournament started w/ this great exhibition...also to compete for another Rogers Cup trophy,” said Serena. “I’ve always loved playing in Toronto..a great event & a beautiful city. I’m looking forward to playing w/ Venus, Monica & Eugenie in what will be a really fun match, as well as hopefully another successful wk @ Rogers…

#1 Serena Williams-Top Seed at the major Canadian stop, offering $2 Mil+ in prize money & tennis stars...“I’m very excited to be coming back to Toronto..to help get the tournament started w/ this great exhibition...also to compete for another Rogers Cup trophy,” said Serena. “I’ve always loved playing in Toronto..a great event & a beautiful city. I’m looking forward to playing w/ Venus, Monica & Eugenie in what will be a really fun match, as well as hopefully another successful wk @ Rogers…

5X U.S. OPEN CHAMPION SERENA WILLIAMS TAKES IT ALL!.... World #1 Serena celebrates beating Victoria Azarenka, 7-5, 6-7, 6-1, in the Singles Championship Final on Day 14 of the 2013 US Open. Serena wins Major Title #17! Collects $2.6 Million in Prize Money Plus $1 Million in Bonus Money for Winning the U.S. Open Bonus Challenge. 9/8/13 #SoFierce #TEAMSERENA

5X U.S. OPEN CHAMPION SERENA WILLIAMS TAKES IT ALL!.... World #1 Serena celebrates beating Victoria Azarenka, 7-5, 6-7, 6-1, in the Singles Championship Final on Day 14 of the 2013 US Open. Serena wins Major Title #17! Collects $2.6 Million in Prize Money Plus $1 Million in Bonus Money for Winning the U.S. Open Bonus Challenge. 9/8/13 #SoFierce #TEAMSERENA

10/23/14 World #1 Serena Williams' fate in the  Inaugural #WTAFinals Singapore now rests on whether Simona Halep wins or loses her match v Ana Ivanovic in the #RedGroup. A win for Simona eliminates Ana, and a win for Ana eliminates Rena, denying Rena a chance to defend her title which guarantees Maria a chance to claim the #1 Ranking if she goes on to win the Title. An additional $140,000 in prize money is also on the line. #EasternBlockPact? #RenasArmy ♥

10/23/14 World #1 Serena Williams' fate in the Inaugural #WTAFinals Singapore now rests on whether Simona Halep wins or loses her match v Ana Ivanovic in the #RedGroup. A win for Simona eliminates Ana, and a win for Ana eliminates Rena, denying Rena a chance to defend her title which guarantees Maria a chance to claim the #1 Ranking if she goes on to win the Title. An additional $140,000 in prize money is also on the line. #EasternBlockPact? #RenasArmy ♥

Roger Federer, $731,000; Serena Williams, $495,000: The Pay Gap in Tennis - The New York Times

Roger Federer, $731,000; Serena Williams, $495,000: The Pay Gap in Tennis

Although compensation is the same at majors, the annual prize money for the top 100 earners on the WTA and ATP Tours roughly mirrors the pay gap in American workplaces.

17X SLAM Champion Serena Williams earned $9,077,322 in Prize Money for 2013. shattering Vika Azarenka's single season record from 2012 ($7,923,920) - & there are still 2 mos left in the season; only 3 male players have even surpassed $9 million in single season prize money (Roger Federer, Rafa Nadal & Novak Djokovic 2X). 9/9/13  #Golden #TEAMSERENA  Serena passes $50 Million Dollars in career prize money earnings now (Venus is next with $28,828,060). #TEAMWILLIAMS

17X SLAM Champion Serena Williams earned $9,077,322 in Prize Money for 2013. shattering Vika Azarenka's single season record from 2012 ($7,923,920) - & there are still 2 mos left in the season; only 3 male players have even surpassed $9 million in single season prize money (Roger Federer, Rafa Nadal & Novak Djokovic 2X). 9/9/13 #Golden #TEAMSERENA Serena passes $50 Million Dollars in career prize money earnings now (Venus is next with $28,828,060). #TEAMWILLIAMS

John McEnroe says Serena Williams would be 700th on ATP Tour = In her illustrious career, Serena Williams has won 72 singles titles and racked up more than $84 million in prize money on the WTA tour. Williams has won nearly 87 percent of her matches on.....

While McEnroe did say that Williams would struggle if on the ATP Tour full-time, he did say that she's more can capable of winning matches.

Novak Djokovic made peace with Billie Jean King, Chris Evert, Serena Williams and others yesterday, supporting equal prize money for men and women tennis players after days of controversy.

Novak Djokovic made peace with Billie Jean King, Chris Evert, Serena Williams and others yesterday, supporting equal prize money for men and women tennis players after days of controversy.

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