Okay, the news is out. Serena Williams is expecting. She is about 20 weeks pregnant, as per her Snapchat post that she has deleted. In the picture, Serena stood in front of a mirror in a yellow swimsuit, the caption read 20 weeks, a direct hint at her pregnancy. Soon after wishes poured in for the ace player. She had announced in December that she was engaged to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian.
Serena Williams is pregnant!! ❤️❤️ pic.twitter.com/u2RfhSzlcB— Jarett Wieselman (@JarettSays) April 19, 2017
According to a report on TMZ, Serena Williams' rep also confirmed that the tennis superstar and her fiance, Alexis Ohanian, are expecting their first child.
Her rep released this statement: "I'm happy to confirm Serena is expecting a baby this Fall."
However, this is also when Twitterverse collectively realised that Serena was pregnant when she won her grand slam and man, everyone was impressed! Sample some tweets:
Serena Williams unborn baby has already won a Australian open yet you cant even make it to a 8am class
— Chas (@welchcw2) April 19, 2017
Serena Williams is winning tournaments with a baby growing in her, and people still want to argue her greatness?— Blue Shakalaka (@BeezHunny) April 19, 2017
serena williams is pregnant and she won the australian open??? i can't even find the motivation to go to the gym???— brenna 🌸 (@brenna13_) April 19, 2017