Serena Williams has been balancing mommy duties,with her 10-month-old daughter Alexis Olympia, and training for her 10th return to the Wimbledon stage. Although the tennis superstar had high hopes of winning, she lost to Germany’s Angelique Kerber leaving her short of a record-tying 24 Grand Slam title with tennis pioneer Margaret Court.
While fans took to social media to share encouraging words to Serena, her husband, Reddit founder Alexis Ohanian, posted a heartfelt message to his Instagram assuring her that he’s proud of her and more trophies are on the way.
After her loss, a visibly moved Williams shared her disappointment but said she was playing for all the moms:
Do you expect Serena to win another major championship before she retires?
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Celebrity Siblings: Talent Runs in the Family
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1. LisaRaye McCoy is the older half-sister of rapper Da Brat; they share the same father.
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2. Meagan and La’Miyah Good
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3. jussie and Jurnee Smollett-Bell
Source:Jussie Smollett Instagram
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4. Tennis Superstars Venus and Serena Williams.
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5. Tracie Ellis Ross and Evan Ross are the children of Ms. Diana Ross.
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6. Ray-J and Brandy have a close bond that’s been displayed in music, TV, and film.
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7. The Braxtons Toni, Tamar, Traci, Towonda and Trina have all gained celeb status.
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8. Beyonce and Solange, the power sisters in music, fashion and film.
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9. Tahj, Tia and Tamera have been famous since childhood.
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10. Pop icon Grace Jones and Bishop Noel Jones are siblings.
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11. Did you know Nia Long and comedian Sommore are half sisters.
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12. Vanessa Williams shares those blue eyes with younger brother Chris.
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13. Actors and brothers Steve and Wood Harris.
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14. The famous music family includes Janet, Tito, Michael, Marlon, Jackie & Jermaine
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15. Phylicia Rashad and Debbie Allen are sisters.
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16. The Wayans Bros: Dwayne, Keenan Ivory, Kim, Damon, Marlon, and Shawn.
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17. Funny guys Eddie and Charlie Murphy are brothers.
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18. Funny men Chris Rock and Tony Rock, don’t you see the resemblance?
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19. The talented DeBarge family has been plagued with drugs, crime & death.
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20. Brothers Rev Run, Russell and Danny Simmons.
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