‘I Am So Ready’ – Serena Williams and Husband Alexis Ohanian Enjoy a Privileged Screening of Tom Cruise’s Latest Movie

Published 05/13/2022, 12:44 AM EDT
HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA – MARCH 27: (L-R) Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian attend the 94th Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood and Highland on March 27, 2022 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Over the years, Serena Williams has enthralled tennis fans with her stupendous displays on the tennis court. From a very young age, the younger Williams sister mastered the art of winning, no matter what. Further, she has gone on to become one of the greatest players of all time in tennis. The former World Number 1 has clinched 23 Grand Slam singles titles, which is the most in the Open Era.

However, Serena has struggled with injuries over the last year. She has been away from tennis for over ten months now due to a hamstring injury that she suffered at Wimbledon in June 2021.

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While Serena has taken a break from tennis, she has spent quality time with her family. Recently, she enjoyed a pre-screening with her husband, Alexis Ohanian.

Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian go on a movie-date

The 23-times Grand Slam champion accompanied her husband for the pre-screening of Tom Cruise’s Top Gun Maverick film. Sharing her excitement before the movie, she posted a story on her official Instagram handle, saying, “Pre-screening. Fun times and that is Alexis. Yeah!”

WINDSOR, UNITED KINGDOM – MAY 19: Meghan Markle’s friend, US tennis player Serena Williams (L) and her husband US entrepreneur Alexis Ohanian (R) arrive for the wedding ceremony of Britain’s Prince Harry and US actress Meghan Markle at St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle on May 19, 2018 in Windsor, England. (Photo by Odd ANDERSEN – WPA Pool/Getty Images)

Further, Reddit co-founder, Alexis Ohanian took to Twitter, saying, “I am so ready @TopGunMovie”

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Recently, Alexis’ Seven Seven Six foundation donated $25 Million for child-care initiatives. Talking about this, he said, “The Child Care Quality & Innovation Initiative will work on developing and expanding the child care system in NYC, especially in child care deserts where there aren’t enough licensed child care providers.”

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The husband-wife duo has set a strong example of wanting to make the world a better place to live in. Earlier this year, Serena’s venture capital firm, Serena Ventures, received $111 Million as an inaugural fund. Later, she revealed that she aims to invest this amount in women and diversity.

On the tennis front, Serena is close to making her return to tennis. Moreover, she is determined as ever and aims to put her best foot forward on her return to the sport.

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Vatsal Shah

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Vatsal Shah is a tennis author at EssentiallySports. With a Bachelor's degree in engineering, he is a die hard fan of tennis and sports in general. He is an ardent follower of Rafael Nadal and is inspired by his never-say-die attitude.

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