U.S. tennis star Serena Williams has given birth to her first child and it’s a girl.
Williams gave birth at St. Mary’s Medical Center in West Palm Beach on September 1st.
The arrival of her baby comes during the middle of the US Open tennis tournaments, the first US OpenWilliams has missed since 1998.
Although it’s not like she hasn’t played pregnant before, after all she won her Grand Slam single’s title earlier this year for the 2017 Australian Open when she was pregnant.
The athlete shared a snapchat selfie with the caption “20 weeks”, a few months after the championships.
After the news broke, williams’ publicist Kelly Busch Novak confirmed Williams would be taking the rest of 2017 season off ,but will be returning next year.
Williams and the newborn’s father Alexis Ohanian plan to marry in the fall.