Serena Williams (PHOTO: Getty/Gallo Images)
Williams will have royal backing at Wimbledon as she goes for a record
equalling 24th Grand Slam title, Daily Mail reports.
37-year-old American will meet Simona Halep in the final which takes place on
Saturday at SW19.
of the clash, the Royal family have confirmed that her friend, Meghan Markle
the Duchess of Sussex will be in attendance along with sister-in-law Kate, the
Duchess of Cambridge, Harpers Bazaar revealed.
on her friendship with the former suits-actress-turned-royal, Serena revealed
that she was always available for her.
couldn’t be a better friend to me,” the mom of one year old daughter Olympia
said. “Low moments, high moments —she’s always there.”
Serena also admitted
that she does not read articles related to Meghan, including the furore around
the royal attending a Wimbledon match earlier this week.
reports emerged during that week that one of her security guards had asked a
media consultant, not to photograph the royal during the event because she was
attending in a “private capacity”.
time I see her name attached to anything, I don't read it,” Serena said.