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Tuesday, November 14, 2017 12:06 PM

Serena Williams Turns Heads As She Makes Her First Red Carpet Appearance Since Giving Birth — Photos

By: Monya Fleming

Serena Williams Turns Heads As She Makes Her First Red Carpet Appearance Since Giving Birth — Photos
Serena Williams just gave birth to her daughter, Alexis Olympia, in early September, showing off her incredible post-baby body on the red carpet in her first public appearance in two months. 

The 36-year-old tennis star had was photographed at Kings Theatre in Brooklyn as she strutted her stuff down the red carpet for the Glamour Women Of The Year Awards.

Williams wore a black mini-dress with gold floral patterns on the shoulders and hemline. 

@donatella_versace ❤️ you

Serena, who was Glamour's Woman of the Year in 2009, made the appearance to honor her friend Gigi Hadid.

Williams presented Hadid the Supernova Award at the 2017 Glamour Women of the Year Awards, commenting about her daughter in her speech.

Serena stated, "Gigi, you are one of the few people on this planet I would leave my baby for — for one night — but for you, it shows how much you mean to me. And I want you to imagine the effect you have on the world."

Williams also showed her support with her black and gold Versace dress, which is the same dress that Hadid had donned during Spring 2018 at Milan Fashion Week. 

Serena said in her speech, "Since I’ve known Gigi Hadid since she was a kid, she’s always been a woman with goals. Not only beautiful on the outside but totally stunning most importantly on the inside. She understands in order to be the best you have to think like you are the best. You have to work the hardest and you have to make sacrifices."

The tennis pro added, "She’s inspirational to me and she’s inspirational to all women. Most of all she is my friend. When I see her I sometimes still see that blushing kid with big dreams and big hopes."

We love bath time

Serena became engaged to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian last year. She gave birth to her first child, daughter Alexis Olympia on September 1. 

On newsstands now. Look for the @Vanityfair with my beautiful fiancée & baby on the cover.

Serena recently joked about her husband spoiling their daughter. She tweeted, "I do love Alexis Sr. @alexisohanian but if he buys one more outfit or toy for Olympia @OlympiaOhanian I'm going to explode."

Out of office. This is Parental Leave life. She's clearly dreaming up all the startups she'll start... And Grand Slams she'll win.... And....

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