Serena Williams Gets Engaged to Reddit Co-Founder Alexis Ohanian

Ohanian confirmed the news on his Facebook page, writing: 'She said yes.'

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World number two player has become engaged to , co-founder of the company .

"Down on 1 knee. He said four words. And/r/isaidyes," the 35-year-old American said on the social media site on Thursday.

"I came home. A little late. Someone had a bag packed for me. And a carriage awaited. Destination: Rome ... back to where our stars first collided."

The -born Ohanian, 33, confirmed the news on his page, writing: "She said yes."

Williams is the best player of her generation. She has won 22 grand slam singles titles, the same as German Steffi Graf and trailing only Australian Margaret Court (24).

(Reporting by Andrew Both in Cary, ; Editing by Tony Jimenez)

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