“Shoot”: Alexis Ohanian Puts Serena Williams Rookie Cards After Bitcoin in His Most Priced Possessions

Published 04/29/2021, 1:39 PM EDT
NEW YORK, NY: Serena Williams (R) and husband Alexis Ohanian attend the “Being Serena” New York Premiere at Time Warner Center in New York City. (Photo by Mike Pont/WireImage) | Credits: Getty Images


Alexis Ohanian, the internet entrepreneur and the husband of Serena Williams, has invested in multiple domains throughout his career. He is also the co-founder and the executive chairman of the social media website, Reddit.

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The American investor who got married to Serena in 2016 has always supported his lady. With the arrival of their daughter Olympia, it paints a nice family picture to see both Ohanian and Olympia cheering for Serena Williams.

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NEW YORK, NEW YORK – SEPTEMBER 05: Alexis Ohanian and Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr., husband and daughter of Serena Williams (not pictured), attend the Women’s Singles third round match between Serena Williams of the United States and Sloane Stephens of the United States on Day Six of the 2020 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 05, 2020 in the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Ohanian lists the prized possessions that have brought him dividends

Recently, Ohanian posted a few investments of his that have brought him dividends and satisfaction over the years. The American mentioned his recently launched venture-capital firm “Seven Seven Six” to be his most satisfactory investment.

Also, he has invested in a lot of bit-coin trading companies that include Coinbase, Lolli(a startup), etc. Through his venture-capital firm, the entrepreneur wishes to invest more in several startups, preferably during their initial stages.

Ohanian also mentioned his dearest investment, which was to buy one of the initial rookie cards of his wife. Rookie card trading happens in almost all of the online auction markets as they have much value, especially if a player is as legendary as Serena Williams.

The future of rookie card trading will see a dramatic rise as younger athletes believe that they are not just building the sport but are building a community of loyal fans throughout the globe.

Serena Williams also has a venture-capital firm

His diversified investments got extended to a tele health startup named Ro. To provide healthcare to a person sitting at home, the startup will handle everything right from diagnosis to medicine delivery. Ohanian believes that he intends to make the world a better place by investing in varied domains possible.

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND – JANUARY 12: Serena Williams of the USA celebrates with daughter Alexis Olympia after winning the final match against Jessica Pegula of USA at ASB Tennis Centre on January 12, 2020 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Peters/Getty Images)

Serena is also an active investor in startups through her venture-capital firm named Serena Ventures. The firm aims at providing monetary support to startups launched by women and people of color.

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Looking at the diversity of their investments, the couple sets an example for other businessmen to invest in companies that drive for a social cause. Alexis Ohanian recently resigned as one of the Reddit Board members to give his position to a Black director. The company fulfilled his wish.

On the tennis front, Serena Williams is currently training in France along with her coach Patrick Mouratoglou and will play in Rome Masters, followed by the French Open.

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Sagar Ashtakoula

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Sagar Ashtakoula is a tennis writer at EssentiallySports. He has been following the sport since 2007. Having developed an interest in creating content, he mixed his passion for writing with his love for tennis for 2 years at SportsKeeda before joining the tennis team at EssentiallySports.

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