WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India
Dec 25, 2017, 10.03 AM
Over a year after welcoming a baby girl, tennis champion Serena Williams made an announcement of coming back to the tennis court.
The 36-year-old is all set to make a comeback against French Open winner Jelena Ostapenko at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi.
Williams will be defending her Australian Open title at the championship.
"I am delighted to be returning to the court in Abu Dhabi for the first time since the birth of my daughter in September," noted 23-time grand slam champion.
Mubadala World Tennis Championship has been organised for a decade now.
Williams and Ostapenko will be the first women to participate in its 10th edition. The event will take place between December 31 and January 2.
Serena Williams recently took to Twitter and voiced her concern over 'baby issues'.
Teething- aka the devil - is so hard. Poor Alexis Olympia has been so uncomfortable. She cried so much (she never cries) I had to hold her until she fell asleep. I've tried amber beads... cold towels.... chew on mommies fingers.... homeopathic water (lol on that one) but...... pic.twitter.com/hCRMJ0RhUQ