Ser­ena Wil­liams an­nounces baby’s birth

Truro Daily News - - SPORTS -

Ser­ena Wil­liams says on so­cial me­dia that she gave birth to a baby girl named Alexis Olympia Oha­nian Jr.

The ten­nis star posted about the birth on her In­sta­gram and Twit­ter ac­counts.

She says the baby was born on Sept. 1 and weighed six pounds, 14 ounces. One post­ing also says about the new­born, “Grand Slam Ti­tles: 1.” The 35-year-old Wil­liams won her 23rd Grand Slam singles ti­tle at the Aus­tralian Open in Jan­uary — while she was preg­nant.

She has said she in­tends to re­turn to com­pe­ti­tion by next year’s Aus­tralian Open, which starts on Jan. 15.

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