Never Underestimate Serena Williams: How the Tennis Champ and Proud New Mom Climbed Back to the Top of Her Game

E! Online | 7/12/2018 | Staff
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But Serena had already made her mark on the tournament this year before she ever stepped foot on Centre Court.

The outcry over her unseeded status at the French Open—she didn't lack points for failing to win or because of injury, but rather because she was busy for over a year having a baby—led to the USTA reexamining the ranking and seeding process. Though she was still only 183rd in the world headed into the fortnight, the All England Cub gave the seven-time Wimbledon singles champion the 25th seed—prompting applause from those who saw it as a significant step for female athletes and some grumbles from fellow players who simply thought it unfair to those who'd been active on the tour.


"I don't think it's the right thing to do,"...
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