After becoming a mother, Serena Williams expressed how life would have been for her mother Oracene with Serena and older sister Venus taking up the tennis racket and the dangerous life their family lived through in Compton.
Serena Williams, who is engaged to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, gave birth on September 1, and since then congratulatory messages for the star have been pouring in. Williams, however, did not share any picture until September 13.
Named after her father and Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, the baby was born on September 1. “Meet Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr,” wrote Serena on her Instagram picture in which her baby is seen peacefully sleeping in her mother’s arms.
Serena Williams, former world number 1 and 23-time Grand Slam champion, made her first public comments since giving birth to a daughter one week ago, tweeting praise Friday to the US Open women’s finalists.
After smashing her opponents on the tennis court, Serena Williams has bowled over her fans by giving birth to a baby girl in Florida. Confirming the news, her coach Patrick Mouratoglou sent a congratulatory message to the former world number one tennis player.
Serena Williams, who is missing her third Grand Slam of the year, has given birth to a baby girl and several sporting icons and celebrities congratulated the 35-year-old on the new addition to the family.
Serena Williams, who will turn 36 later this month, was admitted to the St Mary’s Medical Center in West Palm Beach, Florida on Wednesday before going into labor overnight.
Serena Williams is expected to give birth at the end of the year and add to her already impressive tally of 23 Grand Slam titles. But with a year away from the sport, she knows it will be a difficult ask if she doesn’t win outright.
On Sunday, Serena Williams uploaded picture on Instagram of the celebration with the caption, “When you and your crew go so far back to the 50’s. Even then they had your back. @evalongoria @ciara @lala @kellyrowland @angiebeyince #shakerattleandroll2017 #babyO”
Roger Federer on Saturday got the better of 27th seed Mischa Zverev, defeating him 7-6 (3), 6-4, 6-4 in one hour and 50 minutes to register his 87th Wimbledon win. He overtook Serena Williams for the most match wins in Grand Slam.
Petra Kvitova, a two time winner at Wimbledon, is coming into SW19 for her third tournament since being stabbed in December. Meanwhile, Karolina Pliskova is going for her fourth title this year. Both have already won titles on grass this year.
She has abandoned the garb of an athlete, and in her nakedness, she is celebrating womanhood, motherhood and her body. Williams has (perhaps unknowingly) initiated an important dialogue. It’s a tough dialogue, but one that is necessary.
McEnroe believes Serena will not be able to cut it on the men’s ATP Tour, and will be ranked around 700. Now, McEnroe is one of the greats of tennis and one of the shrewdest analysts and voices in the game.
Before Serena Williams, many other personalities like Demi Moore, Miranda Kerr, etc., posed with their growing belly for cover shoots, helping other women embrace the changes in their bodies with positivity and love.
John McEnroe said that though Serena Williams is the best female player in the world, in the men’s circuit, her story would be entirely different. Williams’ classic reply impressed Twitterati a great deal, and there were several who were openly supporting her.