He has been at her side at a lot of tournaments recently, including Wimbledon in July, where he sat in her box next to her sister Venus.“Serena is single at the moment and is focused on winning the US Open, and making history.” Serena, 33, the most dominant player in the history of women’s tennis enters next week’s US Open on a high note after winning her fifth title of the year and the 69th of her career.“Just like family.” She didn’t just friend-zone Drake. Although, husbands are also family, and recent developments certainly seem to indicate that Drake’s qualities run more to the husband end of the spectrum than the brother one.For a person who doesn’t want to publicly acknowledge a relationship yet, this was masterfully vague and probably would have worked had the two not been seen sucking face at Wimbledon.Serena Williams is not dating Drake, despite reports they were seen looking very close at dinner, multiple sources tell Page Six.The pair was photographed “making out” at Sotto restaurant in Cincinnati on Sunday, according to TMZ, just hours after he watched her win at the Women’s Tennis Association tournament.
“We’ve been friends for, like, so many years,” Williams said. Nothing throws people off the gossip trail like suggesting that the relationship they think is more than platonic would actually be incestuous.
And, yes, she could have just been referring to her actual athletic accomplishments – , she might have been making reference to her new beau's recent Meek Mill diss track of the same name.
There's also this video taken at the Cincy tournament, where Williams and Drake exchange glances and smiles from across the court.
The world’s top player and the 28-year-old Canadian rapper were seen sitting closely together in a private room at the back of the restaurant.
But a source told Page Six, “Serena briefly dated Drake around 2011 and even though it didn’t end that well, they have remained friends since.