Serena Williams’ Shout Out To Working Mums In New Post Is So On Point

Tennis champion and mum-of-one, Serena Williams shared a new photo of herself cradling her sleeping daughter as she opened up about how hard it is balancing motherhood with a career. She cheered mums who hold regular jobs and still give their all to parenting saying they inspire her and make her proud.

38-year-old Serena and her husband, Alexis Ohanian welcomed their daughter and first child, Alexis in 2018.

In her Instagram post where she hailed working mums, the professional tennis player wrote:

“I am not sure who took this picture but Working and being a mom is not easy. I am often exhausted, stressed, and then I go play a professional tennis match. We keep going.

I am so proud and inspired by the women who do it day in and day out. I’m proud to be this baby’s mama @olympiaohanian. #nofilter#nomakeup #nohairbursh lol #justme.”

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This comes after Serena’s coach, Patrick Mouratoglou said  Serena’s team might have to change their strategy because she hasn’t won a Grand Slam title since returning to tennis after childbirth.

“We have to accept the fact that it is not working,”

said Mouratoglou.

Speaking to BBC Sport, he added:

“Maybe come back with a different angle, a different strategy and different goals so she can make it.

She does feel positive, she feels negative too because it is a failure when she doesn’t win a Grand Slam.

We have to face reality, but she is positive that she can make it otherwise she probably wouldn’t be on a tennis court anymore.

She believes she can make it and I believe it too. She’s not that far, but we have to change a few things.”

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