Serena Williams is going to be a mom of two! The Tennis superstar announced the exciting news of her second pregnancy at the 2023 Met Gala which was held on May 1, 2023, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.
On Monday night, Williams and her husband Alexis Ohanian walked the red carpet of the Met Gala together. Keep scrolling further to know more about Serena’s pregnancy announcement.
Serena Williams is pregnant with baby No. 2
Serena Williams and her husband Alexis Ohanian are expecting their second child together. She debuted her baby bump at the 2023 Met Gala on Monday. For the soiree, she looked stunning in a pearl and tulle embellished Gucci gown. She accessorized her gown with a bejeweled headpiece by Lelet New York. Alexis, for his part, wore a black tux.
While having a chat with Vogue on their live stream from the event, the 23-time Grand Slam champion said, “There’s three of us here. I’m good, I’m feeling good now. I can breathe, I can stop–not hiding, but.”
Soon after, the ace tennis player even shared the piece of great news on her official Instagram page as well. She posted a series of pictures of herself and her husband Alexis all ready for the event on her Instagram feed.
“Was so excited when Anna Wintour invited the 3 of us to the Met Gala,” she wrote alongside a series of pictures. In the first snap, Serena can be seen smiling meanwhile her hubby adoringly looks at her. Other snaps showed the star flaunting her baby bump.
Mama & Papa love this parenting-thing, so we're back at it 😁 and @olympiaohanian is gonna be the best Big Sister—she's been asking & praying for this for a minute. #MetGala pic.twitter.com/Ycv9FBtV61
— Alexis Ohanian 🧠 (@alexisohanian) May 2, 2023
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When did Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian welcome their first baby?
Serena and her husband Ohanian welcomed their firstborn, a baby girl Olympia Ohanian in the year 2017. As per a tweet, their daughter was born on Friday, September 1 at St. Mary’s Medical Center in West Palm Beach, Florida. At the moment, their daughter is 5 years old.
When did Serena Williams bid adieu to tennis?
In September 2022, Serena announced that she will be taking a step back from tennis. At that point in time, she penned an essay for Vogue that said, she is “evolving away from tennis.” Although, she clarified that she didn’t consider it retirement.
We send our heartiest congratulations to Serena Williams and her husband Alexis Ohanian on the wonderful news of their second child. Don’t forget to stay tuned with us for the latest updates from the world of showbiz.