I can’t even imagine where I’d be with twins right now.Probably at the bottom of the pool.'The men of the ATP Tour have also been offering up tips and gifts to Serena, with Federer's fellow Swissman Stanislas Wawrinka sending Alexis tiny blue Tod’s driving loafers and Novak Djokovic sending along articles about the all-natural lifestyle he has adopted for his son Stefan.'I know that her career might have been different if she had had my health,' Serena said of her big sister, who suffers from the auto-immune disease Sjogren's syndrome. I hate playing her because she gets this look on her face where she just looks sad if she’s losing. As for life after tennis, friend and mentor Billie Jean King sees some amazing things for Serena.'I’ve been telling people that I think Serena, with her prowess and her platform, can do more than I ever dreamed of - not just for women or for people of color but for all people,' said Billie Jean King.'I’ve been trying to figure out who I’m going to pass the torch to. The tennis star, 36, tells Vogue that the problems began after Alexis Olympia's heart rate started to drop during her delivery and it was decided that the best option would be to have Serena undergo an emergency c-section.'That was an amazing feeling, and then everything went bad,' said Williams.The day after the birth, Williams was experiencing a shortness of breath and told the staff that she was concerned that she had developed blood clots.Or I’ll get angry about the crying, then sad about being angry, and then guilty, like, Why do I feel so sad when I have a beautiful baby? 'How do you make your kid live in reality when your own reality is so . I didn’t have that.'Serena had been planning to make her big return this month at the Australian Open, but announced just last week that the comeback would have to wait.The emotions are insane.'In addition to Alexis, Serena is also getting help from her mom Oracene, who said she is concerned about her daughter's work ethic.'She’s always been that way, ever since she was a little girl. She’s responsible for another life now,' said Oracene, who is urging her daughter to be a strict parent. The winner of an Open-Era record 23 Grand Slam wins made that decision after losing an exhibition match to Jelena Ostapenko in December, with the French Open champion eking out the win 10 - 5 in a super tiebreaker.
And she would not have given a flying fuck what you thought.
Sharapova is tall, white and blond, and, because of that, makes more money in endorsements than Serena, who is black, beautiful and built like one of those monster trucks that crushes Volkswagens at sports arenas. The chasm between Serena and the rest of women's tennis is as vast and broad as the space between Ryan Lochte's ears.
Maria Sharapova is the number-two tennis player in the world. Nine years ago Matchbox Twenty and John Edwards mattered.
Such an iconic cover called for a truly special dress, which is exactly how you would describe the stunning scarlet gown Serena was donning.
It first appeared in black on the spring/summer '18 runway but we love this crimson version.