In Alexis Ohanian’s wedding ceremony vows to Serena Williams, one line particularly left the viewers teary-eyed: “You are the greatest of all time, not just in sport,” he instructed his new spouse.
And, as we speak, the Reddit co-founder proved that wasn’t only a line: he bought 4 billboards alongside I-10 Palm Springs, and adorned them with photos of their new daughter Alexis Olympia. Altogether, they proclaimed Williams to be the “G.M.O.A.T.”—Best Momma of All Time.
“These just went up on alongside I-10 into Palm Springs. @OlympiaOhanian & I wanted to welcome her back to tennis. Designed them myself, with some help from Jr,” he wrote on Twitter and Instagram.
The gesture didn’t go unnoticed by Williams (in any case, how may it?) She commented again: “Actually am crying. That is so candy. I really like you.“
Williams’s first tennis debut occurred a couple of weeks in the past, when she performed in a doubles match with sister Venus on the Fed Cup. Nevertheless, the upcoming B.N.P. Paribas Open in Indian Wells will likely be her first official singles event because the beginning of her daughter 5 months in the past.
She’s the first to acknowledge that her return to the tennis courtroom is “undoubtedly the beginning of an extended course of.” Nevertheless, she instructed Vogue in her February cowl story that she thinks her daughter will really make her a greater participant, if that is even attainable— “When I’m too anxious I lose matches, and I feel like a lot of that anxiety disappeared when Olympia was born. Knowing I’ve got this beautiful baby to go home to makes me feel like I don’t have to play another match. I don’t need the money or the titles or the prestige. I want them, but I don’t need them. That’s a different feeling for me.”
However, as Onahian has publicly mentioned no longer as soon as, however twice, it doesn’t matter whether or not Serena Williams wins or loses. She’s already the best mother and tennis participant of all time.