Alexis Ohanian shares sweet video tribute to Serena Williams

Serena Williams competes against Anastasija Sevastova during the US Open 2018 Women's singles semi final match on Sept. 6.&nb

One year ago this week, the 36-year-old tennis star's life was in serious jeopardy after complications arose following her delivery.

The multi-times grand slam victor wore a black bodysuit for the match specifically to assist with her health concerns after giving birth to daughter in 2017.

Umpire Carlos Ramos issued a game penalty to the United States star during her match against Naomi Osaka as he accused her of getting coaching from the side lines. Williams accused him of being tougher on her because she is a woman, and at one point called him a "thief".

If she gets number 24, it would tie her with Margaret Court for the most major championships in tennis history; as it is, Williams owns the professional-era record of 23, because Court won some of her's against amateur competition. "Every time I step out on this court I'm so grateful that I have an opportunity to play this sport".

"She played well", Williams said, pausing to compose herself.

Williams seen on court during her semifinal win over Anastasia Sevastova.




"I really feel like I don't want to overthink this match, so I'm not going to think that she's so much better than she was in Miami".

Williams will face Naomi Osaka Saturday at 4 p.m. ET at Arthur Ashe Stadium for the title. She resumed that argument after the second violation, still angry about the first violation.

Throughout Williams' time at the US Open, the star has worn black and lavender version of her kick-ass tutu look.

"I didn't get coaching. I stand for what's right", insisted Williams as they headed into the sixth game - in which Osaka held at love.

'How dare you insinuate that I was cheating? "I've been training on it, practicing it, and it came together", Serena said. "Just the fact that it's happening, I'm very happy about it", Osaka said after her semi-final win over 2017 runner-up Madison Keys.

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