Serena Williams Returns to Tennis, Baby Girl Cheers Her On

Paola Ditto
Febbraio 15, 2018

Williams had to fight off a determined Hogenkamp in the first set but dominated throughout the second when her 108th-ranked opponent, who spent almost three hours on the court in Saturday's loss to CoCo Vandeweghe, showed little resistance. I feel like that's a very good step in the right direction.' When asked to elaborate on what she felt she had to improve in her game, she noted, 'I'm always a 360 kind of person.

Williams's 7-5 6-1 victory on the indoor hard court in Asheville, North Carolina, means the United States will travel to France, who beat Belgium earlier on Sunday, for the April 21-22 semi-finals.

Mladenovic double-faulted on her first match point at 40-15 but delivered a strong serve on the next point which proved enough, sparking wild celebrations from captain Yannick Noah and French staff members at the indoor court in La Roche Sur Yon in western France.

With this in mind, the crowds applauded and cheered the superstar as she fought her way back into competitive tournaments.

"It was really special to be back out here with Venus and we're so happy Team USA won today", Serena Williams said in quotes published on the official Fed Cup website. 3 more than her mum Serena. "Honestly I like to think CoCo wore her down some".

"I didn't manage my time well", she said. "This is literally my first time travelling with the baby and everything so I'm gonna try to do better". "So I feel like that I'm on the right track".

Ohanian was a doting father, carrying their 5-month-old bundle of joy during the match.

She had initially targeted last month's Australian Open and a defence of her 2017 title but struggled during an exhibition match against Jelena Ostapenko in Abu Dhabi in December, forcing her to revise her plans. "It gave me a lot of pressure for me to close it out and a lot of pressure for her to stay in and I just handled it a little better".

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