Whether you're also looking to dress your bump or just keen to stand out on the beach, it's hard to beat highlighter yellow.Unfortunately, Serena's exact style was custom made, but click (right) to buy it in a rainbow of other colours.When her career took off, the family moved to Florida.Serena has made tennis the focus of her career, even though she has appeared on several TV shows (The Bernie Mac Show, ER and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit) and oversees a fashion line.Williams wore a yellow swimsuit and revealed she is 20 weeks along.The timing means she would have been around eight weeks pregnant when she won her record-setting 23rd Grand Slam title at the Australian Open in January - where she beat her sister Venus 6-4, 6-4 in 82 minutes.In December, Williams announced her engagement via Reddit with a poem that you can read here.
Fans, too, reacted with astonishment on social media.'Serena Williams was pregnant when she won her 23rd grand slam tournament at the Australian Open. Her inactivity saw her drop to second in the world rankings, but she is poised to return to regain the top spot from Germany's Angelique Kerber on Monday.Really, really nice to see.'Williams has been romantically linked in the past to Grigor Dimitrov, Patrick Mouratoglou, Amar'e Stoudemire, Hosea Chanchez, Jackie Long, Common, Colin Farrell, and Drake, among others. She is one of the most recognized female athletes in the world: The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) has ranked her world No.1 in singles on seven occasions, from 2002 to 2017.But now the star will have to take time off from the game, which she has rarely done since she started competing as a child.The next Grand Slam tournament this year is the French Open, which starts in May. Other women have left the tour to have children and returned at a high level, though none has done so at Williams' age.
News of her pregnancy comes as a surprise as she has been showing off a flat tummy on social media in the past few weeks.