Inside the Met Gala, where there’s always someone more famous
American women’s football star Megan Rapinoe had just had her drink at the bar on the edge of the room. Rapinoe, who looked sensational in her bright red silk Sergio Hudson pantsuit with a royal blue blouse adorned with white stars – she nailed the sartorial theme of Monday night, American independence – had just noted the preponderance great athletes at this particular gala. Indeed, in the room and nearby were the tennis stars of a tournament – Serena Williams, recent US Open finalist Leylah Fernandez, gala host Naomi Osaka, Maria Sharapova, Venus Williams, Sloane Stephens. and US Open champion Emma Raducanu, resplendent in Chanel.