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Serena Williams recently posted a picture of hers on Snapchat, focusing on her belly and that immediately sparked rumours of her pregnancy. She later said she posted it by mistake. It was later announced by an official spokesperson that the 23- time Grand Slam Champion is indeed expecting her first child with Alexis Kerry Ohanian, the co- founder of Reddit. It was also announced that Williams would go off court for the rest of 2017, but fans around the world are already eager for her comeback in 2018. Serena is currently world number one again, having reclaimed the spot fromm Angelique Kerber who first because Number One after winning the U.S. Open last September. The top position had been in contention for the entire last year,
Williams had only played two tournaments, Auckland and Melbourne in 2017, winning eight out of nine matches and her seventh Australian Open. She had initially pulled out after a knee injury but her pregnancy announcement came soon after. Kelly Bush Novak, her spokesperson said that while Williams was already thinking of her comeback in 2018, at the moment she simply wants to enjoy her time with the pregnancy close at hand.
Congratulations and good wishes started pouring in soon and fans have already started speculating whether it would be a boy or a girl, with suggestions of names pouring in. As of now, Serena is holidaying and seems to enjoy entering this new phase of her life