After 357 days: Serena Williams gets on the tennis court for the very first time
On Tuesday night, the 40-year-old played her opening suit at the WTA-Rasurnier in Eastbourne, England in doubles beside Tunesian Ons Jabeur versus Marie Bouzkova from the Czech Republic and Sara Sorres Tormo (Spain).
The 23-time Conquest champion Williams will contend in Wimbledon in the coming week.
There, on July 29, 2021, she had disputed her last match for virtually a year throughout her initial round job versus Aliaksandra Sasnovich (Belarus).
´ Peaf break due to serious thigh injury
A fracture in the back thigh muscular tissues had required Williams to relax.
Already in April she indicated her return at Wimbledon in an exchange with football celebrity Aaron Rodgers.
She won the tournament in the southwest of Londons 7 times, most lately in 2016.