Oracene Price

Tennis Coach
Born Apr 3, 1952

Oracene Price is an American tennis coach. She is best known for being the mother of Venus and Serena Williams, top professional tennis players. She is the former wife of Richard Williams, whom she divorced in 2002. As a coach and parent, she has regularly been called unflappable and calm.… Read More

related links

News + Updates

Browse recent news and stories about Oracene Price.

  • Seen On The Scene: Oracene Price, La La And Carmelo Anthony Attend U.S. Open
    Crunktastical - Aug 30, 2012
  • 'an Unbelievable Journey': Health Scares Behind, Serena Williams Wins 5th Wimbledon, 14th Slam
    Fox News - Jul 07, 2012
  • Stosur Upsets Williams 6 2, 6 3 In Us Open Final Fox News
    Google News - Sep 13, 2011
  • Stosur Betäubt Williams 6 2, 6 3 In Us Open Finale Official Wire
    Google News - Sep 12, 2011


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Oracene Price.


1952 Birth Born on April 3, 1952.


1970 18 Years Old She graduated from Buena Vista High School in 1970 and from Western Michigan University. … Read More


2000 48 Years Old By the end of 2000, Price was no longer living with her husband Richard Williams and, citing irreconcilable differences, they divorced in 2002. … Read More
2001 49 Years Old …  At the Indian Wells tournament in 2001, controversy resulted when Venus withdrew from a semifinal match with Serena, who was then booed during the final and trophy presentation. … Read More


2002 50 Years Old …  She is the former wife of Richard Williams, whom she divorced in 2002. … Read More
2003 51 Years Old During a semifinal match between Serena and Justine Henin at the 2003 French Open, Williams was booed by fans after a complaint about a line call.
Original Authors of this text are noted on
Text is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.