To help ease her nerves, the 35-year-old champion enlisted the help of fans online for parenting tips and she also read her singer pal Kelly Rowland's new book, Whoa Baby! Here's the lowdown on her pregnancy and the father's child.
"She told me, 'I need a sparring partner for September.' And I answered, 'Listen, if some guy throws you a ball with the hand in September, I think it'll be fine.' Her answer: 'Don't underestimate me'".
"Women are tough that way".
Since then, Williams has been open about her pregnancy, even posing almost nude on the cover of Vanity Fair for the magazine's August 2017 cover.
Mouratoglou, who has coached Williams since 2012, is hoping she will be ready in time.
After a few sporty inquiries, another attempt at baby comments asked whether the infant has a two-handed backhand or enough depth on her forehand yet.
'You want to slide out, ' she told her baby as she ran her pen down her belly to her crotch. "You have the feet maybe over here or a little bit over here, ' she added as she moved the pen to her right side".
"We always talk. She's always encouraging me, from every step of the way, every match, always", Venus said.
Celine Dion in 2010 and Yvette Jordan, NBA legend Michael Jordan's wife, in 2014 both gave birth to twins there. I'm not walking anything back, but I'm just saying it's pretty intense. "This is happening sooner than later, and it's going by so fast".
Apple expected to showcase iPhone 8 next month
Some of these speculations include a next-gen Qualcomm chip, a dual lens camera , and a rear mounted fingerprint sensor. The South Korean smartphone maker recently announced the successor of the infamous Note 7 aka Samsung Galaxy Note 8 .
One-two punch causes Kansas gas prices to spike
Gas prices climbed Wednesday afternoon in Wichita thanks to Tropical Storm Harvey and the upcoming Labor Day holiday. DeHaan speculates after the price increase it will take until Halloween or Thanksgiving for prices to begin to fall.
Cajun Navy moves toward Port Arthur as need shifts
The Cajun Navy has grown since it was organized in Louisiana in 2005 and now has thousands of followers on its Facebook page . For many, the mission hits close to home due to having relatives in that part of Texas and previous experience with floods.
Nice Labor Day weekend weather expected
There were 10 days in February when the temperature was above 70 degrees, and two days when it was above 80 degrees. Now what about the all important Labor Day Holiday weekend? The afternoon looks drier with some clearing possible.
Lewis Hamilton Expects to Re-Sign with Mercedes
As evocative as photographs of Ferrari's back catalog are, the word "Monza" conjures images that are just as mesmerizing. Vettel became the first of the Ferrari/Mercedes drivers to try the super softs, and he moved into first with a 1:21.546.
Rewriting tax code easier said than done
A very large percentage of Republicans are convinced that minorities have an advantage over whites in this country. It's not unusual for those who voted for a candidate to refuse to confess to their error or the candidate's flaws.
Gasoline prices spike on shortage worries in Harvey's wake
On Wednesday, oil prices fell despite a weekly drop in closely watched U.S. commercial crude stocks of 5.39 million barrels. Brent for November settlement slid 21 cents, or 0.4 percent, to $52.65 on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange.
Gas prices increase, officials say there is no shortage
This certainly is a problem for this city, but the help was on the way as some gas has been rerouted from Oklahoma and Tulsa. The reserve now contains 679 million barrels of oil, which is a 34-day supply for the entire United States.
Sharapova wins another 3-setter to reach US Open's 3rd round
The first and most important thing that we need to tell you is that all of the encounters are now depending on the weather. The five-time champion goes on to face Slovenia's Blaz Kavcic or Mikhail Youzhny of Russian Federation on Thursday.