Meet Her Baby Girl! Serena Williams Introduces Daughter Alexis Olympia: ‘We Had a Lot of Complications’

Isn’t she a champ?

Proud mom Serena Williams introduced her daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr. on Instagram Wednesday morning, roughly dual weeks after her birth.

“So we’re withdrawal a sanatorium after six, 7 days,” a unapproachable new mom says in a honeyed shave debuting her daughter.

“It’s been a prolonged time, yet we had a lot of complications, yet demeanour who we got — we got a baby girl!”

Along with baby Alexis’ initial print and name reveal, Williams also common a montage of noted moments from her pregnancy, including her initial ultrasound, swell strike selfies and a parents-to-be convention a nursery.

The tennis champion, 35, hinted she would share photos Tuesday evening, with a impertinent post featuring her fiancé Alexis Ohanian that read, “…. yet are we ready?”

Serena Williams/Instagram

Serena Williams/Instagram

Serena Williams/Instagram

Serena Williams/Instagram

Welcome, Alexis Olympia Ohanian, Jr., we’re so happy to accommodate you. We done we a video of a journey together so distant (see bio). Our small lady is already mama’s ideal sidekick.

A post common by Alexis Ohanian 🗽 (@alexisohanian) on Sep 13, 2017 during 6:48am PDT

… yet are we ready?

A post common by Serena Williams (@serenawilliams) on Sep 12, 2017 during 5:21pm PDT

The integrate welcomed their daughter on Friday, Sept. 1 during St. Mary’s Medical Center in West Palm Beach, Florida, weighing 6 lbs., 13 oz.

Moments before personification her U.S. Open compare in Queens, New York, Venus Williams non-stop adult to ESPN about a birth of her new niece, saying, “Obviously I’m super excited. Words can’t describe.”


A post common by Serena Williams (@serenawilliams) on Jul 16, 2017 during 6:12am PDT

PEOPLE confirmed Williams’ pregnancy in Apr after a 35-year-old inadvertently suggested on Snapchat that she was 20 weeks along. Williams and Ohanian, 34, were engaged in December.

Ahead of their daughter’s birth, a integrate suggested that they were opting to leave the baby’s sex a surprise, yet both common that they felt they were carrying a girl.

“[Serena] won the Australian Open while pregnant. And she remarked that she feels like it has to be a lady since all that that baby went by and rubbed like a champ, usually a woman could be clever enough to take on,” Ohanian pronounced during a late-night speak uncover appearance in early August.

The pro contestant echoed her fiancé’s sentiment to Vogue in its Sep issue, revealing, “I have a clever suspicion that it’s a girl.”