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Reporter Getting Crushed For Asking This Sexist Question To Serena Williams

Serena Williams celebrating.

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 28: Serena Williams of the United States celebrates in her Women's Singles Final match against Venus Williams of the United States on day 13 of the 2017 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 28, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

We're a couple of rounds into the French Open. Monday, we're set to get a great match in the women's bracket.

Serena Williams, playing in her first Grand Slam tournament since giving berth, is set to take on longtime rival Maria Sharapova. The Round of 16 match is taking place at 5 a.m. E.T.

In anticipation of the match, Williams met with reporters on Saturday. She was asked a ridiculous question.

A reporter asked Williams a long-winded question about Sharapova, Donald Trump, the attractiveness of her opponent and more.

"I have never physically cringed as hard as when I read this in Serena’s transcript," said one Tennis writer.

Here's the full exchange:

The reporter is getting crushed for asking the question in the way that they did.

Williams and Sharapova, meanwhile, are set to get underway at 5 a.m. E.T. on Monday. Who's getting up early to watch it?