Road to 23: Serena’s Path to Greatness

Serena Williams was born on September 26, 1981, in Saginaw, MI. On January 28, 2017, she won her record 23rd Grand Slam title. In the year leading up to that Australian Open win, I interviewed those closest to the tennis great, from her mother and sisters to her coaches and rivals, to compile an oral history of the time in between., January 2017.