Dec 31 2016
As we wrap up the year 2016, an engagement announcement from the sports field has hit the headlines. Tennis star Serena Williams has got engaged to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian. She shared the news with the world through Reddit itself.
In a post in the Reddit forum she shared the news in an interesting way - 'I came home | A little late | Someone had a bag packed for me | And a carriage awaited | Destination: Rome | To escort me to my very own "charming" | Back to where our stars first collided | And now it was full circle | At the same table we first met ...'
She wrote further: “But by choice. Down on knee. He said 4 words. And I said yes.”
Her tech guru fiance also shared the news on Twitter - "Thank you all for the kind words, Especially from all my Armenian brothers and sisters debating when they can claim Serena as Armenian.” (Alexis is an American-Armenian).
The pair has been said to be dating since 2015.