For Serena Williams, Tennis — Not Motherhood — Was a Sacrifice

When given the opportunity to write an essay in the September issue of Vogue, one that would touch on how she expects to “evolve” away from tennis, Serena Williams started by talking about her daughter, Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr.

Her daughter, whom she calls Olympia, wants a little sister.

And Williams? She and her husband, Alexis Ohanian, would like that too.

“In the last year, Alexis and I have been trying to have another child, and we recently got some information from my doctor that put my mind at ease and made me feel that whenever we’re ready, we can add to our family,” Williams said in Vogue. “I definitely don’t want

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