Williams revealed there were "a lot of complications", which could potentially affect her hopes of returning to the tour in time to defend her Australian Open title in January. Williams said in the video, cradling the baby.
Alexis was named after her father. Along with the announcement of the baby's official name, Williams also posted the first snapshot of her daughter and she is totally adorable.
It's likely the little girl will be called a nickname to avoid confusion with her dad's moniker. Likewise look at my IG stories'.
The couple welcomed their first child together on September 1 at St Mary's Medical Centre in West Palm Beach, Florida. "If we can have enough practice so she can be ready, she'll play", Patrick Mouratoglou, Williams' coach, said last weekend at the U.S. Open.
"I told Alexis it has to be a girl because I was playing in 100-degree weather, and that baby never gave me any trouble". Ladies are intense that way'.
"I was just saving them (for myself)". That's, similar to, three months after I conceive an offspring.
But it might be for the best Alexis won't have her mom's name.
'In this diversion you can go tiresome quick.
Serena also received well-wishes from Beyonce, an ardent admirer and one-time collaborator (the athlete's dance moves were memorably featured in Beyonce's instant-classic music video for "Sorry" off her Lemonade album).
'It's hard to make sense of what the finish of your tennis vocation should resemble, ' said Serena. Any time I've thought she won't make it, she did.
The star accidentally revealed she was pregnant at 20 weeks when she made a Snapchat of her bulging bump public.
Her video ends with the baby's stats including "Grand Slam Titles: 1".