Rumor: Serena Williams Breaking Up w/ White Husband Alexis Ohanian

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Media Take Out is hearing whispers coming from people in the know who suspect that Serena Williams and her husband Alexis Ohanian may be preparing to split.

HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA – NOVEMBER 14: (L-R) Serena Williams, Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr. and Alexis Ohanian attend the 2021 AFI Fest – Closing Night Premiere of Warner Bros. “King Richard” at TCL Chinese Theatre on November 14, 2021 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic)

Serena and Alexis have been married for the past 7 years, and have two children together. But Media Take Out noticed that recently Serena has stopped wearing her wedding ring, and the two haven’t been spotted out in public lately.

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NEW YORK, NEW YORK – JUNE 13: Serena Williams is seen arriving to “In The Arena: Serena Williams” Premiere during the 2024 Tribeca Festival at BMCC Theater on June 13, 2024 in New York City. (Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/GC Images)

Serena Williams even attended the Met Gala in New York City without him, for the first time since the couple was married.

Serena and Alexis share two daughters together, but yesterday Serena did not offer a tribute to Alexis on Father’s Day. Instead she posted some cryptic posts about being “lonely” She also posted about kicking someone out of her life – for good.


The ascent of the Williams sisters has been credited with ushering in a new era of power and athleticism on the women’s professional tennis tour. Serena holds a combined 39 major titles: 23 in singles, 14 in women’s doubles, and two in mixed doubles. She is joint-third on the all-time list and second in the Open Era for total major titles. She is the most recent woman to simultaneously hold all four major singles titles (2002–2003 and 2014–2015), and to win the Surface Slam (major titles on hard, clay and grass courts in the same calendar year), which she accomplished in 2015. She is also, with Venus, the most recent player to have simultaneously held all four major women’s doubles titles (2009–2010).

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BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA – MARCH 10: Serena Williams attends the 2024 Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Radhika Jones at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on March 10, 2024 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Taylor Hill/Getty Images)

Williams was the world’s highest paid woman athlete in 2016, earning almost $29 million.[30] She repeated this feat in 2017 when she was the only woman on Forbes’ list of the 100 highest-paid athletes, with $27 million in prize money and endorsements.

Williams won the Laureus World Sportswoman of the Year a record four-times (2003, 2010, 2016, 2018),Comeback of the Year one time (2007), and in December 2015 was named Sportsperson of the Year by Sports Illustrated magazine. In 2020, the Tennis Channel ranked Williams as the greatest female tennis player in history. She is the highest-earning woman athlete of all time

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