Serena Williams may have been romantically-linked to rapper Drake in recent weeks but the tennis star has now revealed that her heart already belongs to another.
Talking to social media on 9 September, the 33-year-old sportswoman paid a touching tribute to the real love of her life- her sister Venus.
As the dating rumours continue to mount, rapper Common has shared his thoughts on showbusiness' new golden couple.
Photos have emerged of Williams, 33, and Drake, 28, kissing during a romantic dinner date in Cincinnati on 23 August after weeks of speculation about their relationship.
Says the source, “He said he’d never been into tennis until they started dating!
” Williams lost her bid for the first Grand Slam in tennis in 27 years on Friday, Sept. The tennis star’s fans were quick to take to the Internet to point fingers at her then-rumored boyfriend, Drake, 29, for her defeat.
The pair were also spotted by dubious “sources” kissing in the clubhouse at Wimbledon.
However, also in July 2015, Ohanian posted an early-morning picture of his laptop on Instagram, showing that he had woken up early to also cheer Williams on from afar.
But despite reports that the Drake is besotted with the athlete, television host Wendy Williams recently cautioned the sports star, citing the YOLO hitmaker's "player" status. Drake is younger than she is [he's 28] and a bit of a ladies' man," she said in her September contribution to Life & Style, via Classicalite.Alas, our dreams of the ultimate American-Canadian union were shattered on Thursday when news broke that not only were Williams and Ohanian still a thing (what!? If, like us, you’ve felt blindsided by (but after a while, also surprisingly cool with) the news of the impending marriage of the Sports Queen and Tech King, we’ve done some digging to find out everything we possibly could about the betrothed couple. In perhaps the least Reddit move ever, Williams and Ohanian met in real life and not on a dating app.To be exact, Us Weekly first reported on their relationship back in October 2015, saying the couple actually “met at a lunch.” Williams further explained in her Reddit post announcing the engagement that the “chance” meeting occurred in Rome (at the very same table where he later proposed).The rapper had been rooting for Williams from the stands.Although her friends are said to be concerned about the romance, one person giving his blessing to Serena Williams and Drake's rumoured relationship is surprisingly her ex-boyfriend."If I were her, I'd consider Drake a snack instead of the main course.