Serena Williams missed her daughter's first steps because she was training for Wimbledon: 'I cried'

Business Insider | 7/9/2018 | Alan Dawson
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Serena Williams is currently competing in the 2018 Wimbledon Championships, and training for the event meant she missed her daughter take her first steps.

Williams admitted on Twitter that she cried when she was told what she had missed.

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Williams is four matches away from winning an eighth women's Wimbledon title — and she will likely be cheered every step of the way by both her husband and her daughter.

Read all of Business Insider's Wimbledon coverage here.

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Serena Williams missed her daughter's first steps because she was training at the 2018 Wimbledon Championships— and it made her cry.

Williams is looking to land her first tennis major after returning to sport following the birth of Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr.

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Williams won the 2017 Australian Open while eight weeks pregnant and took the rest of the year off. She returned to WTA events earlier in 2018 and is looking better and better with every match she plays.

Now at Wimbledon, where she faces Evgeniya Rodina...
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