The Williams sisters, Venus and Serena, the greatest sister-act professional tennis has ever seen, succeeded against all odds, and with the help of their visionary parents, made it to the top. Venus, a 7 time grand slam winner (singles) and Serena, 17 time grand slam winner (singles) is ranked World No.1 by the Womens Tennis Association.
Roger Federer (born August 8, 1981) is a Swiss professional tennis player who held the ATP No. 1 position for a record 237 consecutive weeks. Federer has occupied the #1 ranking for 285 overall weeks, one week short of the record 286 weeks held by Pete Sampras. Many sports analysts, tennis critics, and former and current players consider Federer to be the greatest tennis player of all time. He is often referred to as the Federer Express, Fed Express, FedEx, the Swiss Maestro, or simply…
Karl Behr - The incredible story of two Titanic survivors and tennis icons - including one who refused to have frostbitten legs amputated and won U.S. Open TWICE http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2114202/Titanic-survivors-tennis-icons-Karl-Behr-Richard-Williams-incredible-story.html
JOHN NEWCOMBE ~ (born 23 May 1944 in Sydney) is an Australian former world No. 1 tennis player who won seven Grand Slam singles titles, and an all-time record 17 doubles titles. He was one of many Australian players to dominate the field during the 1960s and 1970s, and is one of the few men to have been ranked world No. 1 in both singles and doubles.