Serena Williams shows off baby girl Alexis in photos, video diary

Serena Williams shows off baby girl Alexis in photos, video diary

Tennis player Serena Williams poses with her daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr. in an undisclosed location, September 13, 2017 in this picture obtained from a social media. INSTAGRAM/ SERENA WILLIAMS / ALEXIS OHANIAN/ via REUTERS   September 14(Reuters) – American tennis star Serena Williams on Wednesday announced the name and released first pictures of her […]

Serena Williams gives birth to baby girl

Serena Williams gives birth to baby girl

Washington, September 2 (IANS) US tennis star Serena Williams has given birth to a baby girl at a clinic in Florida, the media reported.   Williams, 35, whose partner is Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, 34, was admitted to the St. Mary’s Medical Centre in West Palm Beach on Wednesday, reports the BBC. She gave birth […]

Serena thanks unborn baby after returning to world number one

Serena thanks unborn baby after returning to world number one

LONDON (Reuters) – Serena Williams returned to the top of the WTA world rankings on Monday and immediately shared the news with her unborn baby.   The American, who is skipping the rest of the year after announcing last week that she was pregnant, took to social media to offer her first public thoughts on […]

Motherhood no obstacle for Serena’s return, says Court

Motherhood no obstacle for Serena’s return, says Court

MELBOURNE, April 20 (Reuters) – Motherhood may do little to slow Serena Williams’s pursuit of grand slam success but more hungry opponents, if they emerge, could yet deny her the all-time singles record, the woman who holds that distinction told Reuters.   Australian great Margaret Court won 24 grand slam singles titles, one ahead of […]

Tennis great Serena Williams appears to reveal pregnancy

Tennis great Serena Williams appears to reveal pregnancy

(Reuters) – Tennis superstar Serena Williams on Wednesday appeared to reveal she is pregnant, posting a photo of herself in a bathing suit on Snapchat with the caption “20 weeks.”   The 35-year-old, who will return to the No. 1 ranking in the world next week, later deleted the photo. Neither Williams nor her management […]

Serena Williams’ bid for ninth Miami title ends

Serena Williams’ bid for ninth Miami title ends

MIAMI, March 29 (Reuters) – Serena Williams’ bid for a ninth Miami Open title came to a shock end when the world number one was beaten 6-7(3) 6-1 6-2 in the fourth round by 15th-seeded Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova on Monday.   The loss on the Miami hardcourts was the first since 2012 for William, who […]

Serena Williams, Sharapova to renew hostilities

Serena Williams, Sharapova to renew hostilities

Melbourne, January 24 (IANS) Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova will add another chapter to their fierce rivalry after both won through to the last eight of the Australian Open with straight sets here on Sunday.   The pair, who have met in four Grand Slam finals over their storied careers, have been on a quarter-final […]

Serena show rolls on while Fish bows out

Serena show rolls on while Fish bows out

NEW YORK, SEPTEMBER 3 (REUTERS): The Serena Williams show continued at the U.S. Open as the world number one moved a step closer to a calendar Grand Slam on Wednesday, while Mardy Fish took a final Flushing Meadows bow as the curtain came down on the American’s career. [google_ad_728_90_text] Defending men’s champion Marin Cilic and […]