While Serena Willams has faced a lot of criticism in and out of tennis courts, Besides, She became one of the greatest tennis players in history. However, Her husband, Alexis Ohanian proud of his partner’s achievements as a black woman in the sport.
In the 25 years of professional tennis career, Serena fought not only against opponents on the courts despite fans as well. In a recent interview with CNN, her husband Alexis Ohanian, who is the co-founder of Reddit, talked about females and black athlete’s hidden challenges in the sport.
He also talked about his wife Serena Williams’s past two decades of achievements as a black woman in the tennis sport, which is mostly dominated by white people. Additionally, Ohanian said, “I don’t know she does it.”
Alexis Ohanian also explained how his life has been changing after the marriage with tennis great. He said, “I’ve had a front-row seat to exactly how different it is and how much she’s toiled not only as a woman but as a Black woman.”
“Serena Has Done To Make This World Better For Olympia”-Alexis Ohanian
While Mother Serena is teaching his daughter from tennis to facial tips, On the Other hand, Father Ohanian has invested huge money for his daughter in NWSL’s new team, “Angel City.” For this reason, Serena and Ohanian’s two and a half years old daughter Olympia Ohanian became the owner of Los Angel’s new women’s soccer team.
He also added, “Olympia is not going to question everything Serena has done to make this world better for Olympia. I want to sit at that dinner table when Olympia’s a little older and feel like I’ve done my part, too.”
Alexis Ohanian also said about online racism and threatening messages after investments in the Women’s soccer team, “I’m scared to even look up my direct messages. It could be filled with anything. For Black footballers, being on Instagram is not even fun anymore.” He concluded.