Tennis great and world number two singles player Serena Williams on December 29 announced her engagement to Reddit co-owner Alexis Ohanian via a Reddit post.
To make the occasion intimate, Serena created a new forum called “/r/isaidyes” on Reddit and posted a sketch of Alexis and her in which we can see him going on one knee and proposing to her.
In the next post, Serena has written an cute poem which describes their life’s journey to that point in few words.
The forum then goes on to ask other Redditors to share their ‘isaidyes stories’, but mostly people have used the thread to congratulate the newly engaged couple or express their shock over the fact that Serena is on Reddit.
Alexis too has used the platform to express his love for Serena and said that her ‘yes’ made him the ‘happiest man on the planet’.
Serena and Alexis have been dating for nearly a year but had kept their relation relatively private till now.
Serena is one of the greatest tennis players till date in all format of the game and is one of the premier athletes in the world.
At present, she holds a record holds 38 Grand Slam titles, including 22 singles titles.
Alexis on the other hand, is an entrepreneur, philanthropist, and in-demand speaker who co-founded Reddit along with partner and Reddit CEO Steve Huffman.