Williams deleted the photo shortly after it appeared and waited more than six hours to make any public comment, stoking debate among tennis fans about whether or not she was joking. Also WTA had removed its message of congratulations, but on Wednesday night Serena's publicist, Kelly Bush Novak, confirmed the news to the media, saying that she is due to give birth this fall, probably at the end of September or October.
She pulled out of the recent tournaments in Indian Wells and Miami citing a knee injury but was scheduled to play at the Madrid Open next month.
Tennis superstar Serena Williams is pregnant and expecting to deliver her first baby this fall, her spokeswoman said on Wednesday.
If Williams is 20 weeks into her pregnancy, that means she was already expecting when she won her record-setting 23rd Grand Slam title at the Australian Open in January - where she beat her elder sister Venus in the final.
US aircraft carrier to reach waters near NKorea next week
And then on April 12th, President Donald Trump told Fox Business News that the Navy had sent to Korea "an armada, very powerful". In fairness, neither Trump nor the Navy said when the Carl Vinson was going to head north, so technically no one lied here.
"Serena Williams was pregnant when she won her 23rd grand slam tournament at the Australian Open". "I love the modern one-piece", she said during an exclusive SI video clip - referencing the on-trend one-piece suit with the very high cuts.
Earlier this week she posted an Instagram photo of the couple enjoying time on the beach. Azarenka, 27, is planning to return to competition in July after Wimbledon. Only one woman has won more: Margaret Smith Court, who claimed part of her 24 during the amateur era.
Williams is the oldest woman to win a Grand Slam singles title and still dominates the tour at an age when most players have retired. "I just keep saying, 'February, I'll start looking at the bigger picture of my life.' But right now, I'm just so focused".
"I've known women who are back to running fast 5Ks in a month because they ran probably up until 36 weeks without much problem", Pivarnik said. With the current No. 1, Angelique Kerber, struggling, Williams will return to the top spot on Monday.
Williams has made no secret of her desire to have a family.
Ferryland, Newfoundland, is host to a special visitor, as seen here on Sunday: a giant iceberg, the first of the season. Experts said the surge is due to unusually strong counter-clockwise winds, and perhaps the effects of global warming.
And yet in many ways the showdown had been pre-ordained, the final chapter in years of partisan warfare over judicial nominees. The White House is praising Neil Gorsuch following his confirmation as the next Supreme Court justice.
Montes, who could not produce identification to corroborate his DACA status, was said to have left his wallet in a friend's auto . According to the complaint, Montes came to the USA when he was 9 and suffers from a cognitive disability due to a brain injury.
Milan got back in the match in the 66th minute when Romagnoli volleyed in Suso's cross from close range, giving Milan new belief. Later on Saturday Juventus dispatched bottom-side Pescara 2-0 with goals from Gonzalo Higuaín, taking his season's tally to 29.
He noted that there had already been some positive results for the people of Iraq as the fight against ISIS continued. The eastern half of the city is now completely under the control of Iraqi security forces, Rasool said.
Most consoles lie horizontally in dark or enclosed areas, like media centres, so they're pretty welcoming to the little critters. Then, they will take the console apart, sterilize it with an ultrasonic cleaner , and put it back together.
Under the terms of the agreement, Google will still have to pay a total of 439 million roubles ($7.85 million) in fines. Google has settled its long-running court battle with the Russian search engine Yandex .
DNA from a possible suspect was obtained during Marcotte's autopsy, and on Friday, state police learned of a DNA match. Standing in front of the Princeton Police Department Saturday afternoon, Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D.
Stephens' became known as the " Facebook Live Killer" after Cleveland Police said the murder had been recorded on Facebook Live. A patrol trooper was not able to stop in time and slid into Stephens' vehicle.
We reached out to representatives for comment. "As such he is particularly vulnerable to police actions that seek to silence him". Meanwhile, another officer held Cozart at Taser-point because he "was moving his hands around in the vehicle", the officer wrote.
NBA PM: Rondo Leading an Improbable Bulls Run
Those fans booed their team on more than one occasion yesterday morning, including a loud chorus as the final seconds ticked off. The Boston Celtics lost to the Chicago Bulls , 111-97, on Tuesday to fall down 0-2 in a series against the East's eighth seed.
Google Earth gets revival with tools for exploration
You're invited to step inside a Peruvian chuclla , a Bedouin tent and a Greenlandic IIoq , and meet the people who live there. That info is usually provided on Google's Knowledge Cards , which you'll be familiar with if you've ever used Maps.
Cotton booed for defending Trump on tax returns
According to PolitiFact , Trump is the first major party presidential nominee since Gerald Ford to not release his tax returns. Critics have raised questions about what Trump's tax returns say about his net worth and about his various business ties.
Schar wins wheelchair women at Boston Marathon
He pulled away from American Galen Rupp with about two miles to go to win in an unofficial time of 2 hours, 8 minutes, 37 seconds. Kiplagat won the women's 15-kilometer race in the 2010 Boilermaker with a course-record time of 47 minutes, 57 seconds.
OIC backs strike of Palestinian prisoners in Israel
The prisoners also demand to have periodic medical checkups and to increase the number of visits by the International Red Cross. Israel has built almost all of its prisons inside Israel rather than in the occupied territory.
The world's oldest person has died at 117
Marchionini, the mayor of Verbania, told the Italian news agency AGI that her city has more than 20 people aged over 100. Morano famously attributed her long life, in part, to staying single after ending a bad marriage in her late 30s.
Quadruple murder on Long Island linked to MS-13 gang
Investigators are considering the possibility that the men were killed by members of the notorious MS-13 gang. The bodies of four men were found in a Central Islip park, Suffolk County Police said on Thursday morning.
Trump reverses himself on NATO, China, Russia and more
At least for this week, Trump doesn't seem to be getting his views on the world in between stories of lizard men from Alex Jones. And the only thing Beijing might think was worse, she said, would be a unified and US-allied Korean Peninsula on the border.
Allen stops 51 as Blues take Game 1 in overtime
In Game 2, Minnesota really has nothing to change in their game plan, other than hope Allen makes mistakes in net for the Blues. Blues coach Mike Yeo argued the Wild's shot attempts "will be inflated every game", reports Chad Graff of the Pioneer Press .
'Egg-citing' hunt held in Frankfort Square
A group of about 1,000 people comprised of parents and their children came out Saturday for Lehi city's annual Easter Egg Hunt . You can consider it the grand prize for the day, with whoever finding it getting a special gift or even some cash.
IEA says global oil market now close to balance
Meanwhile, it said, OPEC's oil production fell by 365,000 barrels a day in March as Nigeria and Libya suffered outages. On Thursday, the global benchmark for crude oil was up 2 cents at $55.88 a barrel.
Glass, Lundqvist help Rangers beat Canadiens 2-0 in Game 1
OTTAWA, Ontario - Brad Marchand broke a tie with 2:33 left and Boston held on to beat Ottawain Game 1 of their first-round series. But that's what you need to do in the playoffs. "You have a little bit of adversity but you regroup and get back at it".