Serena Williams’ aggressive preparation for Wimbledon will quantity to 2 doubles matches.
A proper knee harm to Williams’ doubles accomplice, Ons Jabeur, led to them withdrawing from the grass-court occasion in Eastbourne, the WTA stated Thursday. They have been scheduled to play Magda Linette and Aleksandra Krunic within the semifinals after successful two matches to this point on the south coast of England.
Williams is making her comeback after almost a yr away from tennis.
The 23-time Grand Slam singles champion has acquired a wild-card entry to play within the singles match at Wimbledon, which begins on Monday.
Jabeur is ranked No. 3 in singles. There was no speedy information in regards to the seriousness of her harm.
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