Serena Williams Announces Pregnancy

The tennis legend shared the news on Snapchat.

April 19, 2017

Serena Williams is pregnant, Sports Illustrated reports. Williams posted a selfie on Snapchat showing off her stomach with the caption "20 weeks." The pregnancy was confirmed by Williams's spokeswoman, Kelly Bush Novak.


The tennis legend is engaged to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian. In January, she won her 23rd Grand Slam title after defeating her sister Venus. The win also returned Serena to the No. 1 world ranking after losing to Angelique Kerber in September 2016.

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Serena Williams Announces Pregnancy