Williams texted, recommending Ohanian join her in France so that he might see her at her finest. Ohanian accepted, mostly since he believed that it wasn’t a genuine demand at all.
“Even if she blows me off and we don’t even hang out, I’m still going to have an amazing time in Paris, and I’ll have an even better story for all my childhood friends,” he described of his thinking to Vanity Fair, “when I was like, ‘Yeah, I went to Paris for a weekend. I was supposed to meet up with Serena Williams, she blew me off, but I’ve got other friends there, and we had a great time.'”
Which, he did. Because Williams definitely did not blow him off, the set enjoying their very first date post-match, investing 6 hours roaming the streets of Paris, purchasing sweets from La Ménagerie in the Jardin des Plantes and strolling past a few of the most well-known traveler websites on the planet. Casual.
While couple of would believe to match a first-rate professional athlete and a tech giant, the 2 just work, Williams’ more enthusiastic nature supplying the ideal enhance to Ohanian’s constant calm.
Both similarly devoted to being the very best at what they do, they have actually schooled themselves on each other’s interests. Williams now rests on the board of Silicon Valley-based SurveyMonkey while Ohanian has actually changed himself into tennis’ most ardent fan.