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Mother Of All Comebacks! Serena Williams Returns To Tennis, And Her Outfit Pushes The Internet To Cheer

Date May 30, 2018

Fans were excited to see Serena Williams in the game. But it's her amazing catsuit that made her a trending topic on social media.

Serena's hero costume

At the French Open, Serena Williams showed up in a full-length black bodysuit. Her skintight outfit was apparently designed to prevent blood clots, but it's so much more than that. Serena outfit was also about promoting self-worth. 

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On her first game back, she not only slayed in terms of fashion but was also victorious in her game against Krystyna Pliskova at Roland Garros.

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To Serena, her outfit was all about encouraging and motivating women who have experienced mental and physical challenges on the way to gaining self-confidence.

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Serena also revealed to The Guardian that she felt like a "warrior princess," in her Black Panther-inspired catsuit.

I’m always living in a fantasy world. I always wanted to be a superhero and it’s kind of my way of being a superhero.

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Fans loved the look

Upon seeing Serena step onto the court, fans took to Twitter to express their admiration. 

Her husband also gave her a shoutout

Serena's husband shared a post on his Instagram page to celebrate his wife's return to the game.

"Supermama is back," the caption said, as he posted a recent photo of Serena on the court and also a picture from another time she wore a similar outfit.

 

Supermama is back. Second time is even better. Is that Vibranium? #RG18 #catsuit

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There's no doubt in anyone's mind that Serena is back in the game nine months after her baby daughter Olympia was born. She made all kinds of statement with that appearance, and we just have to applaud her.

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