Speculation about her pregnancy began earlier Wednesday when Williams posted a picture of herself on Snapchat.
Williams sent social media and the tennis world into frenzy on Wednesday when she posted a photo of herself on Snapchat with a caption that read simply "20 weeks" before the 23-time major victor deleted the post.
Serena Williams is expecting a baby this year her spokesperson confirmed, hours after the tennis great hinted at the news in a Snapchat post.
Serena Williams indicated she's pregnant in a post on Snapchat but deleted it within minutes after it went up.
Fans were surprised to learn in December that Williams was engaged to Ohanian, Reddit's co-founder, since they had kept their romance out of the spotlight. Williams hasn't played since winning the Australian Open in late January. In 2016, Williams shared another photo in which she's clad in a vibrant daffodil hue, that time while riding a horse on a tropical vacation she took after losing in the U.S. Open semifinals.
Australians Evonne Goolagong and Margaret Court also won Grand Slam titles after having children.
Serena leaks the news by posting a photo that appears to show her with a baby bump with the caption '20 weeks'. Serena Williams has not played since, citing a knee injury.
Williams' spokeswoman, Kelly Bush Novak, ended any doubts in an email to the Associated Press.
Serena Williams returns a shot during her third-round match against fellow American Nicole Gibbs at the Australian Open in Melbourne on January 21, 2017. And did not drop ONE SET. "Let that sink in", wrote Twitter user @noelleharmony on the social media site.
Other women have left the tour to have children and returned at a high level, though none has done so at Williams' age.
While pregnancy may spell the end of Williams's season, it doesn't mean she won't be back on court.
Former world number one Victoria Azarenka of Belarus, 27, won the Indian Wells and Miami titles in March of past year before missing the rest of the season as she awaited the birth of her first child in December.
She remains the only WTA player to win more majors with children in tow than without, picking up the 2010 US Open and 2011 Australian Open for four total career majors.
The police helicopter was carrying 12 people, including seven police officers, a judge, a soldier, and three crew members. Tunceli province is in the eastern Anatolia region of Turkey , about 100 km northwest of Diyarbakir.
What we do know is that there will be a series of negotiations, and markets will likely remain volatile during this period. Cities including Frankfurt, Milan, Amsterdam and Paris are thought to be possible new locations for the two bodies.
The Briton seemed genuinely pleased for the Finn, who arrived in January to replace now-retired world champion Nico Rosberg. Instead, Felipe Massa put his Williams fastest with a 1m32.801s, only to be relegated to second by soft-shod Verstappen.
He again was detained, questioned and asked to sign documents before being returned to Mexico. "I liked it there more than here". Trump hasn't indicated since then that he'd roll back protections on so-called DREAMers, or DACA enrollees, under the program.
Later in the evening, they formed a wall as if to prevent Flair from passing them, but she easily walked through and scoffed. She was interrupted by the reigning champion Naomi, who proceeded to inform her that there were no queens on SmackDown.
The Google search bar will be replaced with a Chrome widget and Russian search engines will be able to appear on the screen. FAS also imposed the fine for abuse of market dominating position in the amount of 438 mln rubles (US$7.8 mln).
The NCAA also said earlier this month that championships already awarded for the 2017-2018 season will remain in the state. The Dr Pepper ACC Championship Football Game has been a sellout in three of the six years it has been played in Charlotte.
On Sunday, North Korea launched what the US believes was a medium-range ballistic missile from its submarine base. Pence is on an Asia-Pacific tour that will include visits to Japan, Indonesia and Australia.
Che told Kotaku that the problem is so pervasive that his stores amasses garbage bags full of dead roaches when doing fix work. Also, according to fix professionals, the PS4's insides gets hotter than the Xbox One's because of its internal power supply.
On the camera front, the smartphone flaunts a 16-megapixel with PDAF, 1.0um sensor, f/2.0 aperture, and dual-tone LED flash. The build number for the update is 00CN_3_170 with latest security patches of Android and more.
It's his final words in the trailer that has us intrigued: "I only know one truth: it's time for the Jedi... to end". The teaser's makers give us a glimpse from behind of presumably the late Carrie Fisher's Gen.
Nintendo is reportedly now working on a mini version of its SNES console to launch in time for Christmas this year. The NES Classic has been very hard to find in stores and online since its reemergence in November past year .
Firstly, President Putin had a very important talk with Secretary of State Tillerson for about two hours. US President Donald Trump described the relationship between the two countries as at an "all-time low".
The case was accepted when Scalia was alive, and the delay in scheduling it for oral argument might indicate the court is divided. Had the Senate confirmed Obama's nominee Merrick Garland, the court would have tilted to the left for the first time in decades.
He's getting better ever year, and he fits into the stable of backs with different skill sets that the Patriots now possess. This removes the opportunity for Butler to sign as a free agent with another organization.
Soon after, protests broke out in nearby Women's College and other colleges in the city and elsewhere in the valley. A petrol bomb was hurled at a CRPF party in Rainawari area at Srinagar but no one was hurt, police said.
Assuming the referendum passes, most of the changes it contains won't take effect until the next set of elections, due in 2019. Over the past nine months, the government has sacked a quarter of all judges and prosecutors over suspected Gulen links.
After Tuukka Rask made a dazzling, slide-across-the-crease-save, the rest of the period was drastically different. Ottawa added another goal early in the second before Boston produced a dramatic comeback.
According to CNN , the video remained on his page for two hours before being taken down by the social-media site's administrators. State police say Steve Stephens was spotted Tuesday morning by state police in Erie County, in the state's northwest corner.
Karis: Keeping a balance between protecting USA worker's jobs and keeping an global perspective on talent is crucial. That program allows employers to go outside the US workforce to find workers with "highly specialized knowledge".
The increased adoption of ad-blockers has caused ample strain for many sites, some of which have buckled under the burden. Still, the WSJ notes that the idea isn't etched in stone and Google could still decide to drop the project.
Once there, you can open up a new " Knowledge Card " that will offer more information and history about the place in question. See the world from a new point of view with Voyager , which brings you stories from the BBC, NASA, Sesame Street and more.
As millions of Americans scramble to meet the tax return deadline on Tuesday the President's returns - remain under wraps. Republicans also have rebuffed Democrats' efforts to get the House Ways and Means Committee to act.
Eighty-one percent of Republicans still believe Trump keeps his promises, down from 92 percent in February. According to the poll, only 37% of Americans approved of Trump's actions in office, just a few weeks ago.
In the women's race, Kiplagat conjured a similarly decisive burst over the closing stages to claim the race for the first time. Keflezighi headed over to shake the hand of the father of Martin Richard, the 8-year-old who was killed in the 2013 bombings.
Indeed, it is worth pointing out that, over the course of the game, they fielded eight players aged 24 or under. Inter have conceded 11 goals in their last six league fixtures, after shipping only three in the previous 10.