Michelle Obama, Tiger Woods and numerous others heaped praise on Serena Williams after the former WorldNo. 1 exited from the US Open on Friday.
Williams put up a stalwart trouble against Ajila Tomljanovic, but it was not enough on the day as Tomljanovic won the match with a scoreline of 7- 5, 6- 7, 6- 1.
With the loss, numerous are awaiting the 40- time-old to step down from the sport and paeans have started to flow in. The former US first lady complimented Williams on her inconceivable career and said she was proud of her.
” Congrats on an amazing career,@SerenaWilliams! How lucky were we to be suitable to watch a youthful girl from Compton grow up to come one of the topmost athletes of all time.
I am proud of you, my friend and I can not stay to see the lives you continue to transfigure with your bents,” said Michelle Obama in her tweet