Search for Serena Williams
United States
Age: 22
Date of Birth: Sept. 26, 1981
Hometown: Saginaw, Mich.
Current Residence: Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., and Los Angeles
Sport: Tennis
Event: Women's Singles and Doubles (with sister Venus Williams)
Height: 5-9
Weight: 130
Previous Olympics: 2000 - 1st in doubles (with sister Venus).
Ranking (through Aug. 2): 10th
Career highlights: Won six Grand Slam titles, most recently at Wimbledon in 2003; one of five women to hold all four major titles at once; was ranked No. 1 for 57 weeks until left knee surgery in August 2003.

Results: Serena Williams
PlaceEventTime/ScoreYear
GoldWomen's Doubles Tennis2 (6, 6)Beijing 2008
5Women's Singles TennisBeijing 2008