Ohanian: "Building life with Serena Williams the best work I've ever done"

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Ohanian: "Building life with Serena Williams the best work I've ever done"

Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian celebrated four years of marriage: Alexis posted the photos on Instagram Wednesday, sharing the message: "4 years! Many more dating nights to come. It takes work, but building this family with you is the best.

work Serena Williams has ever done. " Serena and Alexis met by chance in May 2015 while staying at the same hotel in Rome during the Italian Open. Their daughter Alexis Olympia was born in September 2017. They got married two months later in a ceremony in New Orleans in the presence of Williams' sister, Venus Williams, Beyoncé, Kim Kardashian, Caroline Wozniacki, Kelly Rowland and Ciara.

Ohanian said: "4 years ago you made me the happiest man in the world and our little family makes me feel more grateful every day. November 16th will always be a very special day for our family. Happy anniversary Serena Williams.

Thank you for bringing this joy called Olympia into our life even though you always fall asleep in the middle of our movie nights."

Serena has won 73 WTA singles titles: 23 of these are Grand Slam events (absolute record in the Open Era, men included), making her the second player ever to have won more Majors in this specialty behind only Margaret Smith Court, with 24.

She completed the virtual Grand Slam, which consists in winning four consecutive Slams not in the same calendar year, twice (in the two years 2002-2003 and 2014-2015). She has also won five year-end Master Cups and 19 Premier category tournaments (6 Premier Mandatory, 6 Premier 5 and 7 Premier), as well as 21 Tier I and Tier II titles and a gold medal from the London Olympics in 2012 against Maria Sharapova.

Not only in singles Serena Williams can boast numerous victories, but also in women's doubles and mixed doubles, where there are 16 other Grand Slam tournaments: 14 won with her older sister Venus and two in mixed doubles, both obtained with Maks Mirny in 1998.

To these successes must be added three other gold medals at the Olympics, all won together with Venus, a Federation Cup and two Hopman Cups.