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.
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.
Number 2 ranked tennis player Andy Murray had a rough birthday today, but he’s had an amazing year after showing the world that he had the right stuff at the 2012 London Olympics along with the U.S. Open. He’s toppled Roger Federer
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