‘A Woman Who Hits Tennis Balls at 120 Mph Is Scared of a Cat?’ – Serena Williams’ Absurd Request to Pet-Lovers Sends Tennis Fans Into a Frenzy

Published 10/01/2022, 10:20 AM EDT
Tennis – U.S. Open – Flushing Meadows, New York, United States – August 29, 2022 Serena Williams of the U.S. in action during her first round match against Montenegro’s Danka Kovinic REUTERS/Mike Segar

The 23 Grand Slam title winner, Serena Williams, is considered one the most ferocious players in the history of the sport. She loves to dominate her opponents on the tennis court with her attacking play. However, off the court, Williams is a humble and loving person.

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The American tennis legend is known for her love and admiration for animals. Recently, Williams also stated that she has been looking for a pet, especially a big dog. She also asked for some suggestions from the fans. Consequently, it drew the attention of many fans who reacted hilariously to her post.

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Tennis fans react to Serena Williams’s post

The tennis legend, Serena Williams, recently stated that she loves animals but she was scared of cats. Williams further asked for suggestions for the best dog, on her social media.

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Williams stated, “I figured out the perf gift/ surprise for me… a puppy! I love animals. I like kittens too… but I’m scared of cats. What kind of big dog is best and does not shed?”

However, many tennis fans went frenzy as they react hilariously to her post. One of the fans with the user name, @jy_jams, stated, “i’m such a fan of her that even as a cat person, i thought it was valid 😤”

Another fan named, Andre reklaW, stated, “How the hell is she afraid of cats, but wants a dog that can kill them? I don’t understand dog culture.

Some fans were surprised to know that a ferocious tennis player like Serena, was afraid of cats. As another fan stated, “@serenawilliams a woman who hits tennis balls at 120 mph is scared of a cat? Lol ❤️🤣”

Meanwhile, some fans gave Williams some great suggestions for the dogs she was looking for. One of the fans stated, “Hey girl! Here are a few suggestions.. Boxers, Rockweilers, and German Shepherds are all loyal sweethearts and Olympia will love him/her💜😉.”

 

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Serena Williams launched her own book

The 23-time grand slam title winner, Serena Williams is already one of the greatest female athletes on the tennis court. However, off the court, she has now found another successful avenue. Williams has recently launched her own book titled, “The Adventures of Qai Qai.”

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The Qai Qai book is inspired by a doll that Williams designed for her little daughter, Olympia Ohanian. Serena recently announced the launch of her book via her social media, and stated that people can order a copy of the book. Many popular figures praised the American tennis legend. William’s good friend, Kim Kardashian, also ordered a copy of The Adventures of Qai Qai, for her little daughter.

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Anurag Gusain

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Anurag Gusain is a Tennis Author at EssentiallySports. He has completed his Bachelor’s degree in English from Delhi College of Arts and Commerce, Delhi University. Being a huge tennis fan, he enjoys watching superstar Rafael Nadal play.

Edited By: Vibhanshu Kumar

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