Serena Williams Emotionally Reacts to Wimbledon Loss After Being

Serena Williams Emotionally Reacts to Wimbledon Loss After Being

"She's officially No. 1", Williams said of Middleton after complementing the Duchess' ability to look great right after giving birth.

Middleton wore her hair in a signature bouncy blowout, while Markle rocked a signature messy bun.

Before the ladies' final, the sisters-in-law met the ball-boys and girls and watched the exciting conclusion of the men's semi-final between Rafa Nadal, of Spain, and Serbian Novak Djokovic, which had over-run from the previous evening.

Middleton, a patron of the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club and a royal patron of Wimbledon, is wearing a polka-dot Jenny Packham dress with Gianvito Rossi nude pumps.

Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton were all smiles as the arrived at Wimbledon this afternoon.

Williams has previously said that she was delighted the duchess would be coming to watch her play. "This is her first title and I know she's going to really enjoy it and enjoy the moment".

The American was the first mother to reach the final since Australian Evonne Goolagong triumphed 38 years ago.

Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton shine at Wimbledon - minus their husbands
Then came her singles return, at Indiana Wells in March, when she won her first two matches before losing to her sibling. The two-time champion gave up a 3-0 lead before breaking Djokovic again to take the fourth set 6-3.

She was wearing wide-legged cream pants with a blue and white Ralph Lauren shirt in a nod to the designer who supplies the clothing for the Championship's ball kids, lines judges and umpires.

She attended Meghan's wedding at Windsor Castle in May with her husband Alexis Ohanian.

Meghan is no stranger to Wimbledon, having attended to support her BFF before.

This is not the first time Meghan, who is friends with Serena, attended the tennis championships.

Williams spoke about her "wonderful friendship" with Meghan following her match Thursday, when she defeated Julia Georges in straight sets to advance to Saturday's final.

This year F1 ace Lewis Hamilton, golfer Tiger Woods and Dame Anna Wintour offered their support from behind her team.

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