Printed: December 24, 2017 10:02 pm
Serena Williams, who has been out of motion after profitable the Australian Open in January, is all set to make a return to tennis on the Mubadala World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi subsequent week. The American tennis star will return nearly 4 months after giving start.
The 36-year outdated will play World No. 7 Jelena Ostapenko in an exhibition match on December 30. “I am delighted to be returning to the court in Abu Dhabi for the first time since the birth of my daughter in September,” Williams informed the match’s official web site.
“The Mubadala World Tennis Championship has long marked the beginning of the men’s global tennis season and I am excited and honoured to be making my comeback as part of the first women to participate in the event. I look forward to seeing the fans in Abu Dhabi at the 10th Edition of the Championship very soon.”
Two weeks again, Williams had posted on her Instagram account a photograph of a pair of dazzling gold and white tennis sneakers, dropping a giant trace to her followers that she will probably be again in motion. “Be excited. Be very excited…” Williams had mentioned within the put up which attracted 135,000 likes within the area of an hour.
Williams, who gave start to Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr. in September, received married to Alexis Ohanian final month. She can also be planning to make a aggressive return on the Australian Open subsequent month.
Rafael Nadal, Milos Raonic and Stan Wawrinka have, nevertheless, pulled out of the match in Abu Dhabi.
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