On Saturday, Serena Williams took home her 22nd Grand Slam at the 2016 Wimbledon Championships, in front of her closest friends and family, including Beyoncé and Jay Z.
After hitting the winning volley to defeat Angelique Kerber, Serena hit the grass with the crowd standing at their feet. At that exact moment, Beyoncé’s reaction to Serena’s history-making win was caught on camera. Watch!
Beyoncé just came to support. She don't know a thing about tennis. 😂 https://t.co/am4ZSl3PYZ— F$ (@FUCCl) July 9, 2016
Beyoncé’s delayed standing ovation has gone viral with some fans sharing their two cents. One follower said, "Beyoncé looked so confused at the Wimbledon championships today 😂 at least she was supporting Serena.” See more reactions below!
beyoncé at a tennis tournament is me at any sports event.— JOURDAN. (@thatdudejourdan) July 10, 2016
That video of Beyonce's delayed reaction when Serena won. 😂😂😂😂 pic.twitter.com/vv8wapYIJZ— Mrs H'ghar (@EllaBellaBleu) July 9, 2016
Beyonce's delayed reaction earlier was adorable.— Hardley Davidson (@Massuh_Ace) July 9, 2016
Serena’s win ties her with Steffi Graf for the most Grand Slams in the Open Era. Steffi congratulated Serena on the win, writing on Facebook, "What an incredible performance by Serena at Wimbledon! Such a gift to all sport fans who get to continue to watch her add to an already amazing career #22!!! Also, well done to Angelique making Germany so proud with her talent and fighting spirit!"