The former world number 1, Serena Williams, who at Indian Wells in California its first tournament in 14 months, played in the third round of the tournament was turned off by her older sister Venus. Venus won in two sets: 6-3 and 6-4. The youngest of the Williams sisters, who in september for the first time became a mother, nothing could bring against the preponderance of the current number 8 of the world.
“With her is a game is never over. I had the advantage of a lot of games against her to play, but what they had the past few days showed, was impressive,” said Venus Williams. In the next round she comes up against Latvian Anastasija Sevastova, 20th of the world.
Serena Williams, now 36 years old, played any professional match since the Australian Open in 2017, which they won. She was later known that she was pregnant and a point put behind her season. After the birth of her daughter, Alexis Olympia in september, she is ready for the Australian Open in 2018. But they did, and explained that she was after her birth, serious medical complications.