Serena Williams Talked to Her Ex-Boyfriend Common About Being Constantly Body Shamed

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The 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams has seen her fair share of hardships. She has been through enough, whether it was on the court or off.

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But she maintained her composure and concentration, took a firm stance, and turned the tide.

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The incident involving people's perceptions of her physical appearance serves as evidence of the same.

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Williams herself expressed how happy she was that she had disregarded the criticism at the time.

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Serena Williams previously recounted her experience with body shame.

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Williams and rapper Common discussed how people's mindsets evolved through time in a 2016 interview.

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Regarding the disparaging remarks and harsh treatment she has received from others due to her less than feminine physique.

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What stated Williams

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"There was a moment when I didn't feel very comfortable with my physique because I thought I was too powerful," she said.

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Later, Serena changed her perspective and began to value her physique.

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Who is it that thinks I'm too strong? she agreed. I am now the best player I can be because to this body. And now that my physique is fashionable, I feel good about it.

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Serena continued to speak.

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She said, "I'm just extremely grateful for the way my parents and dad raised me to give me that confidence. I could have been disheartened.

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And if I had performed alternative workouts or done other things, I wouldn't have been as good as I was.

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