Sloane Stephens agrees the Australian Open field is still extremely tough, even with Serena Williams, the defending champion and 23-time major winner, skipping the tournament.
Australian Open 2018 will not have a Sererna Williams but that gives a chance to others to win a Grand Slam.
Serena Williams was eight weeks pregnant last year when she won the Australian Open for the seventh time to claim an Open-era record 23rd grand slam title.
It was Williams’ first outing since winning her 23rd grand slam singles title at the Australian Open in January, while pregnant, before taking time out to have the baby.
Calling the year that went by ‘amazing’, Serena Williams shared personal moments from the day she found out she was pregnant.
Every year brings with it some of the most shocking moments in sports that define not just the year but sometimes even an era.
Serena Williams ended her season early after announcing she was pregnant. 2017 then witnessed many ladies putting their names up to topple her but none could make a strong case.
Serena Williams will return to tennis in Abu Dhabi next week, almost four months after giving birth.
Serena Williams have been pretty active on social media and frequently updated her fans about her daughter. It is, thus, no surprise that she turned to social media for help when her daughter had teething troubles and was crying incessantly.
Serena Williams will be entered automatically into the Australian Open draw – should she put her name across before the deadline.
Serena Williams dropped a large hint that she could soon be back on court competing when she posted an Instagram photo of a pair of dazzling gold and white tennis shoes.
Serena Williams was around two months pregnant when she captured her 23rd grand slam singles title in Melbourne earlier this year.
Serena Williams and Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian married in an intimate ceremony at the Contemporary Arts Center in New Orleans.
Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian get married in New Orleans.
Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian are set to tie the knot on Thursday in New Orleans.