Serena Williams' journey from sexy bikinis to being a mom

Updated: Sep 25, 2019, 11:36
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    Born on September 26, 1981, Serena Williams is an American professional tennis player. The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) ranked her world No. 1 in singles on eight separate occasions between 2002 and 2017. She reached the No. 1 ranking for the first time on July 8, 2002. On her sixth occasion, she held the ranking for 186 consecutive weeks, tying the record set by Steffi Graf for the most consecutive weeks as No. 1 by a female tennis player. In total, she has been No. 1 for 319 weeks, which ranks third in the "Open Era" among female players behind Steffi Graf and Martina Navratilova (Pics/ Serena Williams' Instagram)

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    Serena Williams total of 23 Grand Slam singles titles marks the record for the most Grand Slam wins by a tennis player in the Open Era, and is second on the all-time list behind Margaret Court. She is also the only tennis player to have won ten Grand Slam singles titles in two separate decades. She has won an all-time record of 13 Grand Slam singles titles on hard court. Williams holds the Open Era record for most titles won at the Australian Open and shares the Open Era record for most titles won at the US Open with Chris Evert (6). She also holds the all-time record for the most women's singles matches won at majors with 331 matches

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  • Serena Williams' journey from sexy bikinis to being a mom

    Serena Williams married Alex Ohanian in 2017, Alexis Kerry Ohanian is an American Internet entrepreneur and investor, who is co-founder and executive chairman of the social news website Reddit. He also co-founded the early stage venture capital firm Initialized Capital, helped launch the travel search website Hipmunk, and started the social enterprise Breadpig

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    Serena Williams first announced her engagement to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian in December 2016

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    She first sparked off pregnancy rumours when she posted a photo on Snapchat in April 2017

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    Serena Williams gave birth to her daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian in September 2017.

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    Serena Williams was pregnant when she won the 2017 Australian Open

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    On her daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian's first birthday in September 2018, Serena Williams revealed that she will not celebrate her birthday. Serena Williams said that her family is Jehovah's Witnesses, which is a breakaway sect of Christianity, they do not celebrate religious holidays such as Christmas and Easter, and do not celebrate birthdays either. They believe that these festivals have pagan origins

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    In pic: Serena Williams had shared the first photo of her newborn baby

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    Serena Williams is very confident of her body and loves to post pictures of hers in bikinis. Here she is rocking this black and fluorescent bikini

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    In pic: Another one of Serena's beach bikiniphotos

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    In pic: Serena Williams posing in a pink bikini

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    In pic: Serena Williams in a white swimsuit during a photoshoot

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    In pic: Serena Williams during a shoot

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  • Serena Williams' journey from sexy bikinis to being a mom

    In pic: Serena Williams looks spunky in this bikini

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    In pic: Serena Williams smiling away in a black bikini

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    In pic: Serena Williams set the internet on fire showing off her sexy back in this bikini

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    In pic: Serena Williams shows off her cleavage in a black swimsuit

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    In pic: Serena Williams taking a bedroom selfie

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    In pic: Serena Williams often shows off her sexy side in most selfies

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    In pic: Serena Williams shows off some cleavage again in this bedroom photo

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    In pic: Serena Williams shows off a black bikini

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    In pic: Serena Williams takes a hot bathroom selfie

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    In pic: Serena Williams makes the white swimsuit look classy during this photoshoot

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    In pic: Serena Williams sports straight hairdo

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    In pic: Serena Williams' showing off her baby bump in a swimsuit and she is glowing

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    In pic: Serena Williams teases in this photoshoot

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    In pic: Serena Williams demonstrates her flexibility by doing a perfect split

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    In pic: Serena Williams' has an elder sister Venus, who is also a tennis world champion

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    She is the only player to win a career Grand Slam, double Grand Slam and career Golden Slam after age 30

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    Serena Williams has 23 Grand Slam singles titles

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  • Serena Williams' journey from sexy bikinis to being a mom

    Serena Williams is the only player to win 10 Grand Slam singles titles in two different decades (2000 to 2009 and 2010 to 2017)

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    In pic: Serena Williams crashed a beach wedding, but the couple were not furious about it

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  • Serena Williams' journey from sexy bikinis to being a mom

    Serena Williams is close friends with another tennis star Caroline Wozniacki

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    Serena Williams has also appeared on various TV shows such as 'ER', 'Law & Order: Special Victims Unit', 'My Wife and Kids', 'America's Next Top Model', amongst others

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    In pic: Serena Williams looks stunning in this red dress

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    In pic: Serena Williams shows off her figure in a see-through dress

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    In pic: Serena Williams autographs this bikini photo from her earlier days

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About The Gallery

Tennis legend Serena Williams has surely come along way with her record on the court. We take a look at her long journey - a dominant tennis star, grand slam records, sexy bikini photoshoots, a marriage, stunning baby bump photos, becoming a mother and post-pregnancy comeback into professional tennis

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