This Week in Vindictive Tennis Trolling: The Women's US Open Edition
Perhaps US Open officials could've been a bit friendlier to Maria in regard to the draw, but we're sure they had their reasons for putting her directly in Serena's path so early in the tournament.
Of course, the somewhat ostracized Sharapova is certainly used to being screwed with by various tourney brass.
So is Serena, for that matter.
Anyway, while the match itself was completely bereft of drama, there was some spicy shit happening in the gallery.
It appears that Serena has now enlisted her husband in her quest to thoroughly break Sharapova both physically and mentally.
Alexis Ohanian showing up to the match between Serena & Maria Sharapova in a D.A.R.E t shirt is the type of solidarity in pettiness I need from my partner. pic.twitter.com/iH1oBW8djO— farxiyo (@hausofriya) August 27, 2019
The Internet was quick to recognize this act of domestic trolling terrorism:
Some are even interpreting this as a sign of a healthy relationship.
Twitter is already memeing this petty expression of love. https://t.co/wjKTx4no1d— someecards (@someecards) August 28, 2019
Love is grand.
Or Grand Slam, amirite.
We'll see ourselves out.