World number one Serena Williams out of Montreal Rogers Cup
World number one Serena Williams out of Montreal
World number one Serena Williams out of Montreal Rogers Cup .world number one withdrew with a shoulder injury, tournament organisers announced on Sunday.Williams, a three-time winner of the event that rotates between Montreal and Toronto each year, equalled Steffi Graf’s Open era record of 22 Grand Slam titles with her victory at earlier this month
Due to inflammation in my shoulder, I unfortunately must withdraw from the tournament. I was looking forward to competing in Montreal and I look forward to returning soon, Williams said in a statement .Of course, we are disappointed that Serena will not play in the tournament this year, said tournament director Eugenie Lapierre.Because this is an Olympic year, the players have very full schedules. Sometimes your body needs rest. We hope that Serena will recover quickly and wish her much success for the rest of the season.