Listen Live

Serena Williams is engaged

Serena Williams is engaged to the co-founder of Reddit, Alexis Ohanian. 

Serena Williams - getty images

The 35-year-old tennis star, who previously dated Drake, announced that she is getting married to 33-year-old Ohanian. 

The pair managed to keep their relationship under wraps so the announcement took social media by storm.

The engagement comes as a surprise as the pair have kept their relationship private since they started dating just over a year ago.

Serena revealed the happy news on her verified Reddit account, with a poem.

ALSO READ: Wayde van Niekerk gets engaged

"I came home. A little late. Someone had a bag packed for me. And a carriage waited. 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 by chance. But by choice. Down on knee. He said 4 words. And I said yes," it read.

The two have been dating for just over a year.

Show's Stories