Serena Williams Gives Birth to Baby Girl, Sister Venus and Beyonce Send ‘Congratulations’

“I’m super excited,” Venus says of her new niece

Last Updated: September 1, 2017 @ 4:06 PM

Tennis champion Serena Williams has gave birth to a baby girl on Friday, her sister Venus confirmed.

In an interview with ESPN shortly before she was set to compete at the U.S. Open, Venus shared the news that she had become an aunt. “I’m super excited,” she said. “Words can’t describe.”

Williams and fiance Alexis Ohanian welcomed their daughter at St. Mary’s Medical Center in West Palm Beach, according to Florida TV news station WPBF.

A number of Williams’ friends and congratulated her on the addition to the family on social media on Friday, including close friend Beyonce and Serena’s coach, Patrick Mouratoglou.

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