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Serena Williams Texted With Duchess Meghan After U.S. Open Incident: We ‘Are Relying on Each Other’

There for each other. Serena Williams revealed in another meeting that she and Duchess Meghan have been messaging in the wake of her U.S. Open debate prior this month.

“We were in reality simply messaging each other toward the beginning of today,” the competitor said while talking with Australia’s The Sunday Project on September 23. “We … have known each other for quite a while, yet we truly are somewhat depending on one another a great deal as of late,” she included with a giggle.

Williams likewise concurred with interviewer Lisa Wilkinson, who said she thought the two ladies were presumably the most investigated on the planet.

As beforehand announced, the 23-time Grand hammer champion, 36, got warmed on the court during the Women’s Final on September 8, when umpire Carlos Ramos blamed her for getting illicit training from the player box. She in this manner crushed her racket and considered Ramos a “hoodlum” following a trade of words, which at last finished in a diversion punishment, and Williams in this manner being beaten by Naomi Osaka.

“This isn’t reasonable. This has transpired too often,” she boisterously told competition authorities on the court amid the match. “Do you know what number of other men do things that are a considerable measure more regrettable than that … It’s since I’m a lady.”

Williams was fined $17,000 over the episode.

Meghan Markle, Serena Williams, Text, US Open
Meghan Markle and Serena Williams participate in the DirecTV Beach Bowl on February 1, 2014 in New York City. 

The Duchess of Sussex, 37, who allegedly met the Olympic gold medalist at the Super Bowl in 2010, has demonstrated her help for the genius openly before, tearing up in the stands at Wimbledon over the passionate discourse Williams gave following her thrashing at the English competition on July 14.

Williams, thus, has been similarly steady as the former Suits star sinks into her new life as a royal, making the trek to St. George’s Chapel in Windsor, England, on May 19 with husband Alexis Ohanianfor the performer’s wedding to Prince Harry. “Above all I simply needed to see my companion be upbeat,” she told The Sunday Project.

As she imparted to journalists at a JP Morgan Chase occasion praising working mothers in New York City on August 21, she additionally gave her buddy a very uncommon gift from her Serena apparel line: “I sent Meghan the majority of our ‘imperial’ tops and stated, ‘It’s ideal for you. You’re an illustrious at this point.’