Serena: No Birthday Party for Olympia because of Religion

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The 23-time grand slam singles champion caused a stir by wearing the striking black outfit in Paris earlier this year but French Tennis Federation president Bernard Giudicelli told Tennis magazine this week it would not be deemed acceptable at future tournaments. "One must respect the game and the place". Williams had stated that the "Black Panther"-inspired suit was helpful in preventing blood clots after she had a pulmonary embolism after giving birth to her daughter".

We can't wait to see what Serena Williams will be sporting in her next match.

Telling the crowd that her spirit was broken after not saying goodbye to her daughter Olympia before leaving for her match, Williams displayed little appetite for a fight during an uneven opening set until she finally seized control with a break to go 4-3 up.

"The tutu dress came specially designed by Virgil Abloh, the founder of Off-White and current artistic director of Louis Vuitton menswear, bringing a high fashion twist to the court".

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And a third added: "You can't wear a catsuit to play [tennis]". Just as we knew she would. Serena walked onto court dressed in a black one-shoulder tennis dress complete with a tutu skirt.

In 2002 Serena first revealed her religious beliefs, telling Asap Sport: "I am Jehovah's Witness".

"Kind of aerodynamic with the one arm free".

Speaking at a press conference at the US Open, Serena was asked whether she had thought about how she would celebrate Olympia's first birthday. "The tutu is easy to play in because I practiced in it before. She's a very hard worker.I think overall I had a little shaky start, but I got into it".

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Last year Serena spoke about the importance of her religion and how Alexis has adapted to being part of it.

And the Internet just could not get enough of Serena's savage slay:1.

It seems that nearly wherever Serena Williams goes, her fashion statements tend to dominate the headlines.

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