Serena Williams ‘Jealous’ With Venus Williams and Nick Kyrgios’s Partnership at Wimbledon Championships 2021

Published 07/04/2021, 8:08 AM EDT
Serena Williams (L) and Venus Williams touch rackets after Serena Williams defeated Venus Williams 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 during Top Seed Open – Day 4 at the Top Seed Tennis Club on August 13, 2020 in Lexington, Kentucky. (Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images)


Fans witnessed quite a unique mixed doubles pair at the Wimbledon Championships 2021 – seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams and Australian player Nick Kyrgios. As the two won their first-round match against Austin Krajicek and Sabrina Santamaria at the Grand Slam, Venus’s sister, Serena Williams, expressed her happiness over their win.

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After their first win at the Wimbledon Championships 2021, Venus Williams posted multiple pictures of her with Nick Kyrgios. Surprisingly, she also wrote quite a distinctive caption for the same.

“Can doubles be a trio, please???? I’m blessed with the best partners,” wrote Venus in the caption of her Instagram post.

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Interestingly, 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams also commented on this post. She expressed her desire to be there with the two of them and in the middle of the hug.

“I feel I should hobble out there and be in the middle of the hug,” commented the American legend.

Serena Williams injured herself during the first round of the Wimbledon Championships 2021 and then withdrew from the major. As a result, her chase for the 24th Grand Slam title still continues.

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“I’m a jealous partner” – Serena Williams to Nick Kyrgios

Serena sarcastically also commented that Kyrgios should better watch out as she is a jealous partner in the trio right now. She is definitely missing the fun the other two are having at the moment.

Serena Williams of The United States is congratulated by her sister and opponent Venus Williams of The United States following their lady’s singles third-round match. Day Five of the 2018 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

“Nick Kyrgios, betta watch out. I’m a jealous partner,” added the former World No.1 player.

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As of now, Nick Kyrgios has not withdrawn from the mixed doubles category at Wimbledon 2021. However, there are doubts whether he will be able to serve properly in the match against fourth-seeded Nicole Melichar and Edouard Roger-Vasselin, keeping in mind that he injured himself during his singles clash against Felix Auger-Aliassime.

Will Venus and Kyrgios be able to win the mixed doubles title in London this year?

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