“I Bet You Want the Goodies”: Venus Williams Shares the Fun Evening With Sister Serena Williams and Niece Alexis Olympia

Published 12/28/2020, 7:18 AM EST
Serena Williams of The United States is congratulated by her sister and opponant Venus Williams of The United States following their ladies singles third round match on 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)


The Williams sisters are one of the most successful pairs in tennis. Serena Williams and Venus Williams have played some brilliant matches together and against each other. Now during the festive period, Venus Williams had a family dinner with sisters Serena Williams, Isha Price, and her nephew Alexis Olympia and brother-in-law Alexis Ohanian.

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Sitting at the table were Serena Williams, Alexis Ohanian, Isha Price, and Venus Williams. Serena’s daughter Olympia was with Isha Price, and the whole family was getting ready for a festive dinner together.

“Family dinner, but only for those who didn’t eat too many cookies,” Venus wrote on her Instagram story.

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Venus Williams and Serena Williams: You Can’t Stop The Sisters

Earlier this year, American sports equipment giant Nike released a video titled ‘You can’t stop the sisters’. The video showcased the journey the Williams sisters have gone through.

Venus narrated the rivalry between the sisters and how they have changed tennis. This video was one of the most popular tennis videos, amassing over 9 million views.

“My game versus her game, my ranking versus her ranking, my titles versus her titles, my Grand Slams versus her Grand Slams. It’s funny! You saw two tennis players trying to win a game, we saw two sisters changing it.”

Venus Williams is certainly entering the final stages of her career. She is 40 now and is becoming less influential in the major tournaments. But she recently gave good news about her 2021 season. She will be traveling to Australia for the Australian Open 2021.

“Yes, I am playing the Australian Open whenever they have it I am planning on being there.

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“It’s going to be interesting because they’re going to have to quarantine for 14 days in a row so that’s going to be interesting it’s gonna be a lot of time with my thoughts but all in all, I just hope that it happens.”

Serena Williams of the USA celebrates with daughter Alexis Olympia. (Photo by Hannah Peters/Getty Images)

Serena and her daughter Alexis Olympia have been having fun during this festive winter period. The mother-daughter duo have uploaded various videos of their adventures on their social media handles. In a few weeks, Serena will travel again around the world participating in various WTA tournaments. Let’s see how she does in Australia.

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Bhavishya Mittal

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Bhavishya Mittal is a tennis author for EssentiallySports, who is currently pursuing his Bachelor's degree in Journalism from Manipal University. A former sports editor for The Manipal Journal, Bhavishya has also worked for The New Indian Express. He has a keen eye for many sports but he is a particularly ardent follower of tennis, with a zest to create riveting articles on the ever-evolving sport.

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