Serena Williams debuts newborn daughter Alexis

Ross Houston
September 13, 2017

Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian revealed their baby's name. "And she remarked that she feels like it has to be a girl because everything that that baby went through and handled like a champ, only a woman could be strong enough to take on".

She introduced the world to Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr. Let's talk about that name: Alexis Olympia Ohanian, Jr. You have to check out link in bio for her fantastic journey. Also check out my IG stories'.

Beginning at Serena's baby scan, we saw selfies of the athlete with a growing bump, behind the scenes Snapchats of her tummy moving, all culminating in the baby's birth. "We had a lot of complications but look what we got, we got a baby girl", she said. Alexis Jr. was born on September 1 and weighed 6 lbs 14 ounces. Weight: "6lb 14oz. Grand slam titles: "1".

Well wishes flooded in for the new mum and daughter Alexis.

Williams and Ohanian, 34, got engaged in December and learned they were going to become parents soon after when Williams was competing in the Australian Open - which she played in the early weeks of her pregnancy and went on to win.

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