American tennis player Serena Williams, interrupted in 2017, performances from the pregnancy, gave birth to a daughter. Childbirth took place in a clinic in Florida. It is reported Bi-bi-si.
The child’s father is the co – founder of Reddit Alexis Ohanian, whom she got engaged in 2016. The tennis star has congratulated her sister Venus Williams and coach Patrick Mouratoglou. He also wished her as soon as possible to get in shape, adding that “a lot of work ahead”. Even Serena Williams has previously stated that it intends to return to court in January 2018.
Serena Williams learned that expecting her first child, shortly before the Australian Open held in January this year.
She told Vanity Fair magazine that nothing did not know about the pregnancy until you feel unwell during exercise. Her friend Jessica immediately offered to take a pregnancy test.
According to Williams, inside it all broke when she saw the result. “Oh my God, this can’t be – I’m supposed to play in the tournament, recalls his impressions of the player. – How I play in Australian Open? I was planning to win Wimbledon this year”.
A pregnant Serena Williams (photo – EPA)
Friend once went to the drugstore and bought five sets of pregnancy tests. They were all positive. Despite the pregnancy, Williams went to Australia and won his next, the 23rd tournament of Grand slam in singles.
However, the rest of the season, including three tournaments “Grand slam” – the Open championship of France, Wimbledon and the U.S. Open – the tennis player had to miss. However, she immediately said it plans to resume his career in early 2018.
Serena Williams remained to win a Grand slam tournament, to repeat the record belonging to the Australian tennis player Margaret Court, who in the years 1960-1975 scored 24 wins in tournaments Grand slam in singles.
Court is the only tennis player who won most tournaments of “Grand slam” than Williams.