In King Richard’s family, from tennis icons Serena and Venus Williams to estranged daughter

RICHARD Williams is known worldwide as the mastermind behind the success of his daughters, tennis stars Serena and Venus.

The tennis legend that was played Will Smith In the 2021 film, King Richard is a father to nine children, although there is speculation he may have others.

Richard Williams, 80, is known as the mastermind behind the careers of tennis legends Serena and Venus

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Richard Williams, 80, is known as the mastermind behind the careers of tennis legends Serena and VenusPhoto credit: AFP
Williams is pictured with Oracene 'Brandy' Price, Venus and Serenas' mother

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Williams is pictured with Oracene ‘Brandy’ Price, Venus and Serenas’ motherPhoto credit: Getty
One of Williams' children from his first marriage, Sabrina, has spoken out against her father, who she claims has more than a dozen children

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One of Williams’ children from his first marriage, Sabrina, has spoken out against her father, who she claims has more than a dozen childrenCredit: These photos are the www.thisischriswhite.com and may not be reprinted without permission

The famous American tennis coach80, was born in Shreveport, Louisianaand has married three times.

After high school graduation. He moved to California where he met his first wife, Betty Johnson, whom he married in 1965.

The couple had four children together: three sons named Richard, Ronner and Reluss and two daughters, Sabrina and Reneeka.

Additionally, Williams and Johnson also raised Johnson’s daughter, Katrina, from a previous relationship.

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Although not much is known about Williams’ eldest five children, Sabrina has claimed that Williams “was a series Womanizer” who has over a dozen childrenmany of whom he says he doesn’t speak to.

sabrina told The Sun in 2020, “I know there are more siblings, I’ve been told anywhere from fifteen to nineteen, from LA to Louisiana.”

After his divorce from Johnson in 1973, Williams met Oracene “Brandy” Price, who had three daughters with her late husband.

They married in 1980 and moved to Compton, California before welcoming two daughters together, Venus on June 17, 1980 and Serena on September 26, 1981.

Venus’ tennis potential was discovered at the age of seven by Tony Chesta, a California-based tennis player.

This encouraged Richard to move to West Palm Beach, Florida, so Venus can attend Rick Macci’s tennis academy. The former tennis player and coach became aware of Venus and gave her additional coaching.

Serena followed in Venus’ footsteps and attended Rick Macci’s tennis academy.

Williams took over coaching his daughter in 1995 when Venus turned pro at the age of 14.

Serena made her professional debut in 1995, much like her sister Venus, and became a top 10 player in the late 1990s.

Williams and Price divorced in 2002 and he married a third time Lakeisha Graham. The couple were married from 2010 to 2017 and have son Dylan Starr, who was born in 2012.

The tennis coach has another known 49-year-old son named Chavoita LeSane, whose mother is unknown.

In 2021, Chavoita received a power of attorney over his father, who is reportedly incarcerated “incapacitated” after two strokes which reportedly left him barely able to speak.

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Williams and Graham were embroiled in a protracted court battle over their four-bedroom home in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.

Serenas parental home was put up for sale after Williams’ estranged wife Lakeisha lost the property by blowing hundreds of thousands at one failed freight forwarding business and “fast food and frivolities,” according to court records.

William is seen with his third wife, Lakeisha Williams.  The two have been locked in a messy divorce for years

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William is seen with his third wife, Lakeisha Williams. The two have been locked in a messy divorce for yearsPhoto credit: Getty

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