Serena Williams’ eldest daughter showed off her skills on the court on Saturday, proving she’s following in the tennis champ’s footsteps.
Alexis Olympia Ohanian – her middle name – can be seen playing a variety of different sports in a series of posts on Instagram.
But the most striking photo shows the adorable six-year-old girl deftly hitting the ball on a tennis court with a racket in hand.
Olympia wore blue shorts, a gray tank top and blue sneakers as her mom recently teased Kim Kardashian by showing off an impressive backhand shot in the photo.
“Dad was my caddy,” Serena wrote in the caption, quoting Olympia’s father, Alexis Ohanian, an internet entrepreneur and co-founder of the social media site Reddit Founder.
Olympia in the photo looks like she has learned some lessons from her famous mother, who happens to have won 23 Grand Slam singles titles, the most in the Open Era.
The cute little cutie maintains good balance, leaning forward with her right leg and her left leg providing leverage and support.
The post didn’t reveal where the photo was taken, but it’s a safe bet it will be the Sunshine State, as the tennis legend lives with her family in a gated community in Jupiter, Florida.
A quick look at Olympia’s Instagram page shows that she’s interested in track and field. There are photos of her playing soccer on the golf course and other photos of her showing off her tennis skills.
Olympia, who just turned six earlier this month, was named a big sister when her parents welcomed Adira River Ohanian into the world on August 22.
The proud father announced the news to his 805,000 fans and followers on his Instagram page, which included a family photo and several photos of Ohanian introducing the newborn to Olympia.
“I’m so happy to report that our house is filled with love: a happy and healthy newborn girl and a happy and healthy mom. I feel grateful,” I shared in the caption. “@serenawilliams, you have now given me another unparalleled gift – you are GMOAT. Thank you to all the wonderful medical staff who are caring for my wife and daughter.”
He added, “I will never forget the moment I introduced @olympiaohanian to her little sister.
Then at the end of the post he wrote: “Your peace will be like a river and your happiness will be like the waves of the ocean.”
Williams announced the birth of their second child in a sweet TikTok video in which she held her newborn with the caption, “Welcome my beautiful angel.”
Williams and Ohanian first met in May 2015 over breakfast in Rome. The two reportedly sat together, a coincidence that eventually led to their romance. people.
The tennis legend made the first move, inviting Ohanian to sit with her and her friends at breakfast — a cute gesture that soon led to an invitation to watch the 2015 French Open.
Eventually, the couple got engaged in 2016, and then at the end of the following year, they celebrated Olympia’s arrival on Earth and got married.