MIAMI, FL - MARCH 19: Serena Williams is seen at the 2018 Miami Open Hard Rock Stadium Ground Breaking Ceremony at Hard Rock Stadium on March 19, 2018 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Alexander Tamargo/WireImage)

Today in Miami tennis tournament starts Miami Open, which from next year “moves” to another part of the city, where on this occasion the ceremony of laying a new stadium took place. 36-year-old American tennis player Serena Williams, who is the most titled winner of this competition (eight times she raised the winner’s cup over her head!), Could not not participate in it.

MIAMI, FL – MARCH 19: Mark Shapiro, Serena Williams, Stephen M. Ross and James Blake are seen at the 2018 Miami Open Hard Rock Stadium Ground Breaking Ceremony at Hard Rock Stadium on March 19, 2018 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Alexander Tamargo/WireImage)

Serena chose for this event a short black dress, similar to those in which go to the court tennis player (if not for long sleeves). With a choice of shoes Serena also has not lost, preferring the “sponsor” sneakers, which, judging by their appearance, Williams is not the first year.

The famous sportswoman in the company of the organizers happily posed for photographers, holding a shovel in her hands. After the ceremony, the champion went to a press conference, where she told her emotions after the news of the “move” from her native courts:

My heart was broken, but I’m very glad that the tournament is in Miami.

MIAMI, FL – MARCH 19: Mark Shapiro and Serena Williams are seen at the 2018 Miami Open Hard Rock Stadium Ground Breaking Ceremony at Hard Rock Stadium on March 19, 2018 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Alexander Tamargo/WireImage)
MIAMI, FL – MARCH 19: Serena Williams (Nike sneakers detail) is seen at the 2018 Miami Open Hard Rock Stadium Ground Breaking Ceremony at Hard Rock Stadium on March 19, 2018 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Alexander Tamargo/WireImage)

Serena Williams, for good reasons, left the sport for a year: in September she gave her daughter , 34-year-old businessman Alexis Ohanian , to his wife. Unlike other celebrities, Serena does not hide her child’s face and regularly publishes cute photos and videos in Instagram. The famous tennis player literally revels in motherhood and tries to spend with her daughter every free minute. But it’s time for new victories, and tonight Serena starts in the first round of the tournament in Miami against the young and talented Naomi Osaka, which tennis commentators are often compared to the young Serena Williams.