Serena Williams withdraws from Swedish Open

World No. 1 Serena Williams has reportedly withdrawn from next week’s Swedish Open as she has yet to make a full recovery from the illness that dramatically ended her Wimbledon campaign last week.

The reports have suggested that the 32-year-old American, who won the Swedish Open with a straight-sets win over Johanna Larsson last year, isn’t fully recovered from the viral illness, thus she has canceled her appearance at this month’s WTA tournament in Bastad. read more