EASTBOURNE, England (AP) — Serena Williams’ aggressive preparation for Wimbledon will quantity to 2 doubles matches.
A proper knee damage to Williams’ doubles companion, Ons Jabeur, led to them withdrawing from the grass-court occasion in Eastbourne, the WTA mentioned Thursday. They had been scheduled to play Magda Linette and Aleksandra Krunic within the semifinals after successful two matches up to now on the south coast of England.
Williams is making her comeback after practically a yr away from tennis.
The 23-time Grand Slam singles champion has acquired a wild-card entry to play within the singles event at Wimbledon, which begins on Monday.
Jabeur is ranked No. 3 in singles. There was no speedy information concerning the seriousness of her damage.
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