Serena Williams causes a stir with skintight 'catsuit' at 1st match since giving birth
The tennis superstar returned with a bang when she won her French Open return against Czech Republic’s Kristyna Pliskova in a 7-6, 6-4 first-round victory. This also marks her first major tournament since giving birth to her daughter, Alexis Olympia, in September 2017.
Celebritist learned from “Twitter” that the 36-year-old Serena’s black jumpsuit garnered just as much attention as her comeback to the tennis court. The tennis beauty looked sleek in the one-piece.
“Catsuit anyone? For all the moms out there who had a tough recovery from pregnancy—here you go. If I can do it, so can you. Love you all!!”
Catsuit anyone? For all the moms out there who had a tough recovery from pregnancy—here you go. If I can do it, so can you. Love you all!! pic.twitter.com/xXb3BKDGNF— Serena Williams (@serenawilliams) May 29, 2018
Serena also conveyed the above sentiments when she spoke to a reporter after her win. The tennis star looks happy and clearly elated at her victory.
Serena’s black catsuit took Twitter by storm.
You look unbelievably great in that catsuit @serenawilliams ❤❤❤!— PCEEG7% (@pceeg7) May 29, 2018
That suit is everything. 🔥 welcome back!!— Jan Levinson Gould (@jelymu81) May 29, 2018
“BBC” further reports that Serena felt like a Wakandan warrior queen while wearing the suit.
"I'm always living in a fantasy world. I always wanted to be a superhero, and it's kind of my way of being a superhero."
Her husband, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, was her biggest fan leading up to her win. He took to “Instagram” before the match to announce that his wife was back.
“Supermama is back. Second time is even better. Is that Vibranium?#RG18 #catsuit.”
He also took the time to share a video of Serena meeting a fan before her match. The tennis star handed over a tennis ball to the fan who reached out to her via a family member. He ends off his caption by proudly stating that his queen was back.
“Today, Serena is going back to work at her first Grand Slam since Junior was born and our family is thrilled & proud to cheer her on with all of you—most certainly you, ‘Nee Nee.’ The Queen is back.”
It’s great to see Serena returning with a bang. She’s certainly an inspiration to all mothers out there and proves that reaching your goals is attainable through hard work and dedication. What do you think of Serena’s outfit at her French Open return?