Game, Set, Baby! Is Serena Williams Pregnant?
Serena Williams—the winner of 23 Grand Slam Singles titles—caused quite a stir on Wednesday when she appeared to announce her pregnancy on social media.
The 35-year-old tennis superstar posted a picture of herself posing in the mirror with the caption "20 weeks" before deleting the photo.
Photo Credit: BBC via Snapchat
While no official statement has been released confirming, if true, that would mean that Serena—aka Superwoman—won the Australian Open back in January while she was pregnant.
Considering many expectant moms are exhausted in the early weeks, we have to take our visors off to the Queen of Tennis, who beat her sister Venus convincingly in two sets at the Rod Laver arena in the sweltering heat (6-4, 6-4). And there we were complaining because
The world is already expecting another tennis superstar in the making, and twitter was awash with hilarious commentaries on Ms. Williams offspring.
Serena Williams' fetus is already ranked 200th in the world.— BigHeadSports (@BigHeadSports) April 19, 2017
Meanwhile, others simply marvelled at her resilience in the face of being eight weeks pregnant during her Grand Slam final.
Serena Williams was pregnant when she won the Australia Open in Jan. but I cant even get out of bed when I'm on my period. Sis is superwoman— Taryn Finley (@_TARYNitUP) April 19, 2017
Serena Williams is engaged to Alexis Ohanian, the co-founder of Reddit.