It seems to be like Serena Williams has to, sadly, withdraw from one more match. On Wednesday, the tennis legend launched a press release asserting that she is not going to be competing within the U.S. Open this 12 months.
She mentioned in a assertion, “After cautious consideration and following the recommendation of my docs and medical crew, I’ve determined to withdraw from the U.S. Open to permit my physique to heal fully from a torn hamstring. New York is among the most fun cities on the planet and one in all my favourite locations to play — I’ll miss seeing the followers however will probably be cheering everybody from afar. Thanks on your continued help and love. I’ll see you quickly.”
Serena joins the listing of star-studded gamers that sadly needed to withdraw from the U.S. Open this 12 months. ESPN studies that Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal additionally withdrew from this 12 months’s match. Making it the primary time that every one three haven’t competed within the match since 1997.
As we beforehand reported, again in June Serena Williams withdrew from Wimbledon after struggling an harm mid-competition. She acquired a standing ovation from the gang as she turned emotional whereas strolling off of the court docket on account of her harm.
At the moment she mentioned, “I used to be heartbroken to need to withdraw at present after injuring my proper leg. My love and gratitude are with the followers and the crew who make being on centre court docket so significant. Feeling the extraordinary heat and help of the gang at present once I walked on – and off – the court docket meant the world to me.”
We’re wishing Serena a speedy restoration.
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