The picture of a wife rallying for her husband is an outdated, acquainted one. Times are altering and the roles have reversed. A latest instance of the identical was witnessed when Serena Williams’ accomplice Alexis Ohanian, was noticed sporting a tee with the phrases: Greatest Female Athlete with the phrase Female scratched out, as Serena performed towards Simona Halep on the ongoing Australian Open.
Turns out his declare was not too removed from actuality: She received the match and proceeded to the semifinals, the place she’s going to play towards Naomi Osaka.
The co-founder of Reddit has all the time been the tennis participant’s primary fan. He has spoken about it and is usually seen sitting with their daughter amongst spectators.
And whereas her efficiency is incomes accolades, folks on social media can not get sufficient of Ohanian’s tee, making their approval broadly recognized. “Serena Williams’ husband saying it all with his t-shirt,” wrote one, whereas one other added, “I stan royalty”
Here are a few of the reactions.
Serena Williams’ husband shirt #AusOpen
And. That’s. On. That. pic.twitter.com/R22DkF9I7i
— robert. (@FierceRobert) February 16, 2021
Serena Williams’s husband is on level 👌 pic.twitter.com/fl8ElKOxBJ
— ⎊ Sara ۞ (@sassycheekbones) February 16, 2021
Serena Williams’ husband saying all of it with his t-shirt pic.twitter.com/Nb2FtVm0TR
— Mike Morris (@cincodemayoMike) February 16, 2021
Serena Williams’ husband’s t-shirt in the present day within the stands as his wife eased into the semis of the #AusOpen
I stan royalty. pic.twitter.com/595kg5ZW96
— Idah Waringa (@IdahWaringa) February 16, 2021
It should even be famous that although Serena is considered one of many biggest athletes of all occasions, her gender is usually seen as a failing. Former tennis participant John McEnroe had (in)famously mentioned that she would most likely rank a lot decrease if she have been to play within the males’s circuit. He, nevertheless, apologised for the assertion.