Venus Williams has always stood by her younger sister and fellow American tennis legend, Serena Williams. And while remembering 2022, on New Year’s Eve, the elder Williams sibling took to Instagram to share the 23-time Grand Slam champion’s fond memories. Unquestionably, the year 2022 was special for the Williams household. As the tennis GOAT, Serena Williams bid adieu to the professional tennis circuit after almost three decades of the journey.
Venus Williams shares her baby sis’ memorable 2022.
Serena Williams won her last Grand Slam, against none other than her elder sibling, Venus Williams, in 2017. The 7-time Grand Slam champion has been Serena’s bestie since childhood. But that didn’t stop them from being fierce rivals on the court.
Venus Williams, while paying tribute to 2022, highlighted her younger siblings’ memorable journey by sharing Serena’s Insta story.
The 7-time Grand Slam champion captioned it, “That be my baby sis!”
What can we see in the Tribute?
The video gives a glimpse of Serena in different roles; from being a hands-on mother to Olympia Ohanian Jr. and featuring on the cover page of Vogue, to publishing her first children’s book and spending some quality time with her family.
When Venus’ calmed down the retirement rumors by booking a court.
During last year’s US Open, the 7-time Grand Slam champion and 14-time doubles champion suffered a crushing defeat. And that added fuel to the fire of the rumors about Venus Williams’ retirement. However, the American tennis legend booked the court the very next day. And started working on her shots. The elder Williams sibling is going nowhere.