'So no one really knows about it, but now that we have that platform and now that we are talking about it, I am vocal about it.
"Are you here to compete, or are you here because you feel you can win the tournament?" a journalist asked her after her straight-sets victory over Kristyna Pliskova on Tuesday.
"She doesn't always succeed, sometimes she has to come back one, two, three times to get it, but at the end, she gets what she wants. So it is definitely a little functionality to it", Williams said. Hadn't tried it on in a long time, like, over a month.
She added: "I'm always living in a fantasy world".
The suit is, however, not only fun but also functional.
Williams teammed with sister Venus for a 4-6 6-4 6-1 win over Japanese pair Shuko Aoyama and Miyu Karto, while Barty - a finalist with Casey Dellacqua a year ago - and American Coco Vandeweghe suffered a disappointing 2-6 6-4 6-4 loss to Croatians Donna Vekic and Darija Jurak. Britain's Daily Mail described the outfit as adhering to her "like clingfilm, emphasising every astonishing body contour". "It was a wonderful experience and it just kind of helped me get everything going and get my competition and competitive juices flowing", said Serena.
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The 36-year-old American had not played in one of tennis's biggest tournaments since winning the Australian Open in January 2017 for her 23rd Grand Slam title, breaking a tie with Steffi Graf for the most in the professional era.
"You know, emotionally I think it's different, because I'm so emotionally attached to my daughter".
"I've been injured so many times, and played on it, my body is used to adjusting".
She also dedicated the look to all mothers recovering from tough pregnancies.
"I think we raised some real money", she laughed before making her way to the exit, stopping for selfies and to sign autographs for an appreciative French crowd.
- A 20-year-old Serena Williams takes to the court in a striking thigh-length black lycra cat suit which kept the headline writers busy.
There also is a message she wanted to send about self-worth and feeling powerful as she returned to Grand Slam action with a first-round victory at Roland Garros on Tuesday, about nine months after giving birth to a daughter. "Yeah, so I think there are definitely some differences, but there is a lot of similarities, as well".