Serena Williams Still Playing Tennis While 7 Months Pregnant

To make matters worse, Richard and Lakeisha share a 5-year-old son, who Richard claims is in danger while in her care.

The 35-year-old Serena, who is expecting her first child later this year, has won a record 23 Grand Slam titles, while Venus has won seven.

When we reached Lakeisha on her cellphone, she said she couldn't talk and hung up.

"When the issues come before the court, they'll be proven to be patently false". called Serena and a woman claiming to be one of her assistants picked up her cell phone and promised to leave a message for Serena to comment. Richard Williams, 75, is seeking a divorce from his second wife, Lakeisha Graham, 38. Williams has also turned to social media to vent about the less glamorous parts of pregnancy and seek advice from her followers.

She alleges that Richard had "an arsenal of firearms including an AK-47" that she removed from their house - guns which she has "safeguarded" and is willing to submit to court if requested.

Richard divorced Oracene Price, above with Serena (left) and Venus in 2002 after a police report with allegations of domestic abuse popped up in Florida.

An attorney for Lakeisha Williams denied Richard Williams' claims. She forged his signature to transfer the deed of one of his homes to herself and then took out a $152,000-mortgage on the property after, again, imitating his writing.

According to Daily Mail, Richard Williams, father of Venus and Serena Williams has filed for divorce from his wife, accusing her of multiple offenses including forgery and stealing.

Richard Williams is the father of Venus (l.) and Serena Williams. He says Lakeisha is staying with someone with pending "criminal felony charges".

  • Salvatore Jensen