Celebrity News: Tennis star Serena Williams will be the cover of the August issue of the American edition of Vanity Fair magazine, where she has been posing naked and pregnant for six months before the goal of famous photographer Annie Leibovitz. In the interview, the tennis player revealed how she felt when she discovered her condition just two days before starting a tournament and has assured that it will be in January 2018 when she returns to the tennis courts and resume her profession.
Williams, 35, confesses that up to six pregnancy tests were done to make sure her condition. It was two days before the start of the Australian Open, in January, but he could not turn back. But the athlete ended up playing and winning the Melbourne trophy, making her the single most-solved Grand Slam title in her record since the Open Age.
During the interview, the tennis queen also talks about her relationship with her partner and father of her future son Alexis Ohanian, the entrepreneur and co-founder of the Reddit social network. Williams and Ohanian met in May 2015 during a breakfast in a hotel in Rome and began their relationship a few months later. Although they have kept most of their romance away from the cameras, the tennis player has posted pictures of the two on her personal Instagram account, which has six million followers, and the same platform she used to announce her wedding engagement Last December.
This is not the first time Williams poses naked for a magazine. He did it a few years ago for a special issue called Body Issue for ESPN Magazine, where he shared prominence with other of his track mates, such as Daniela Hantuchova or Tomas Berdych, among other tennis players.
The publication of Vanity Fair coincides with the recent controversy aroused by sexist comments by American extremist John McEnroe during an interview on NPR radio last Sunday. McEnroe assured that Serena is an incredible player but it is not clear that she won in the circuit of men. Before this, the tennis player has answered through her account of Twitter and it has asked that the “respect” to him in a moment in which is in process of having a baby.