It’s clear: There isn’t a one who can match Serena Williams on the subject of fashion on the tennis courtroom.
The sports activities icon rocked a shiny inexperienced romper with black fishnets throughout her first match at this yr’s Australian Open on Tuesday, successful towards Germany’s Tatjana Maria. To which we are saying, YES.
The 37-year-old Williams known as the romper “a Serena-tard.” It drew fairly the response on social media, with followers praising the look:
This yr’s match started on Jan. 14 and is scheduled to finish on Sunday, Jan. 27.
Two years in the past, Williams received the Australian Open whereas pregnant. She has received 23 Grand Slam singles titles, together with seven in Melbourne, and 4 Olympic gold medals.
Her outfits induced controversy prior to now. In the course of the French Open in 2018, she wore a “Black Panther”-inspired swimsuit in an effort to forestall blood clots throughout the recreation after she had a pulmonary embolism after giving beginning to her daughter, Olympia. Bernard Giudicelli, the president of the French Tennis Federation, later acknowledged that the French Open would ban catsuits as a result of “one should respect the sport and the place,” in accordance with The Related Press.
On the heels of that, Williams appeared in a custom-designed tutu by Louis Vuitton designer Virgil Abloh within the first spherical of the U.S. Open.
Of that look, Williams mentioned it was truly “straightforward to play in” and even “aerodynamic.”