Serena Williams survives close call in third round; next up is sister Venus _lowres

Associated Press photo by Kirsty Wigglesworth Serena Williams celebrates a point against Heather Watson in their third-round match at Wimbledon on Friday.

Let's just call it the grand slam of weddings.

According to media reports, tennis star Serena Williams and Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian will be in the city for their wedding. Possible wedding guests include Kris Jenner, Beyonce, Jay-Z and many other big names, according to a report from, and are expected in the city as early as Wednesday. 

The report said a possible location for the ceremony, expected to be held Thursday, is at the Contemporary Arts Center on Camp Street. 

Williams, 36, and Ohanian, 34, were spotted in New Orleans in November, at which point they were scouting locations, according to a report from The Daily Mail. The report said the pair spent a day in The Big Easy with a wedding planner at Meril, owned by famed chef Emeril Lagasse, in the warehouse district Mlooking at arrangements and prospective venues.

Williams has been away from tennis since the 2017 Australian Open for the birth of the pair's daughter. Alexis Ohanian Jr. was born on Sept. 1. 

Williams has said she will return to tennis at the Australian Open in 2018.