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Serena Williams' Husband Alexis Ohanian Once Admitted to Hating Tennis

By Anna Quintana

The U.S. Open is in full swing and sitting front and center is Alexis Ohanian — Serena Williams' husband and No. 1 fan. 

Coming back from an upset loss at the Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic last month, Serena, who welcomed daughter Olympia with the reddit founder one year ago, is determined to regain her top spot on the tennis court at the Grand Slam event. And while you would never think it judging from his cheers in the stands, Alexis once admitted to hating the sport his wife dominates. Yes, hating. 

In a letter dated over two decades ago, a then 9-year-old Alexis wrote down his tennis angst — or as he simply captioned his post on the social news aggregation website he created, "Wow, I really hated tennis back then..."