Serena Williams Says She Accidentally Announced Her Pregnancy: ‘You Press the Wrong Button And…’

Just because she’s engaged to a tech giant, that doesn’t mean Serena Williams has mastered technology.

The pregnant tennis champ opened up about her pregnancy to Gayle King at Tuesday’s 2017 Ted Talks conference held inside the Vancouver Convention Centre and revealed that her baby bump Snapchat was sent out to the world by accident.

“On social media, you press the wrong button and…,” Williams, 35, said. “Thirty minutes later I missed four calls and I’m like, ‘That’s weird.’ But it was a good moment. I was only going to wait five or six more days .”

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One week ago, the mother-to-be captioned a mirror selfie with her baby bump clearly visible underneath a custom yellow La Blanca Anniversary suit. “20 weeks,” she announced.

Later that same day, Williams’ rep confirmed to PEOPLE that she and her fiancé, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, will welcome their first child in the fall. “I’m happy to confirm Serena is expecting a baby this fall,” the rep shared.

And just days after the baby news, the sports star posted a moving love note to her …read more    

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