‘It’s Bedtime’ – Serena Williams’ husband Alexis Ohanian confirms Olympia presence in Venus return match at Citi Open

After the return of Serena Williams’ sister to the Wimbledon championship, her older sister Venus Williams also made a long-awaited singles comeback yesterday. In the first round of the Citi Open, she went down in a three-set match against Canada’s Rebecca Marino. Venus started well, winning the first set 6-4. However, the Canadian veteran came back strongly and won the next two sets 6-1, 6-4.

Although it wasn’t the outcome her family had hoped for, Williams’ older sister was supportive. Alexis Ohanian tweeted in support of Venus. He also confirmed that Olympia was there watching her aunt’s comeback match.

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Serena Williams’ daughter Olympia has roots in Aunt Venus

When Alexis Ohanian posted on his Twitter account in support of Venus, a fan asked if Olympia was watching her aunt’s match. In response to a query, the Reddit co-founder confirmed that she was watching.

“She was, but it’s time to go to bed!” he he wrote.

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Even though it ended in disappointment, it would definitely make fans happy to see Venus back on the court. Since this was just the beginning of the American swing, he will be next at the Canadian Open and the Cincinnati Masters.

Venus promises to come back stronger

After a disappointing loss in her comeback match, Venus he admitted she was a bit rusty. She went on to explain how she was in a good position in the third set as well, but a bit of rustiness cost her the match.

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“Just a little rusty. Even in the third set I really got into good positions. I’m just trying to shake off some rust,” she he said.

MIAMI GARDENS, FL – MARCH 23: Venus Williams (USA) during her Miami Open second round qualifying match on March 23, 2021 at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Michele Eve Sandberg/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

She also accepted that it was natural to come back after a long time. Furthermore, the 42-year-old player assured that she will play better in the upcoming tournaments.

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Next at the Canadian Open, Serena Williams will join her sister in her first match since competing at Wimbledon in 2022. Can the Williams sisters do better in Toronto? Let us know in the comments.

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