Williams is out of the French Open due to injury. Photo / WTA official website
Beijing News (Chief Reporter Sun haiguang) before the second round of the French Open womens singles match with pironkova last night, Williams announced that she would withdraw due to Achilles tendon injury, which also means that she missed the Grand Slam womens singles final for the first time in 14 years. For Williams, who just turned 39 last week, the prospect of competing for the 24th Grand Slam title next season is increasingly dim.
After the French Open Signed the table, Williams and pironkova this mothers Duel attracted peoples attention. Before the U.S. Open finals, Williams had a difficult reversal of just returned pironkova. Williams, however, dropped out of the game.
Williams pulled out of the game because of her Achilles tendon injury. Before this, Williams had injured his Achilles tendon in the US Open semi-final against Azarenka. After coming to France, Williams has been in moratoro Gru online school for rehabilitation training, but so far has not been fully recovered.
Williams revealed that he felt a little limp in the second set of the first round, which is not a good sign. Wei said the doctor advised her to take a five to six week break. I always give 100% effort, and if I can, I will give more than 100%. I think its better to play without injury. Once it gets worse, the situation will be worse Williams says he really wants to play in the French Open, but is struggling to walk.
Before the game, Williams also went on the field to do a warm-up, but the team gave her the opinion that it was better not to participate in the competition, I think I am in good health, this is not a persistent injury, but a sudden one. Williams said it would be fatal for him if it was a knee problem. According to the doctors order, Xiaowei will rest for 5 to 6 weeks.
At this point, Williams this season Grand Slam journey has ended. At the beginning of the year, Williams lost to Wang Qiang in the third round, Azarenka in the semi-finals of the US Open, and withdrew from the French Open before the second round. This is the first time in 14 years that Williams has failed to reach a grand slam womens singles final in a single season.
After giving birth to his son, Williams maintained a good state for a time, but failed to win the Grand Slam finals four times. However, the 24th Grand Slam was within reach.
In view of the epidemic situation and the uncertainty of this years schedule, Williams, who withdrew from the French Open, basically announced the end of the season ahead of schedule. Last week, Williams just celebrated his 39th birthday and will turn 40 when he comes back next season. It will be more and more difficult to continue to compete for the 24th Grand Slam.
Sun haiguang, chief reporter of Beijing News
Source: Beijing News, author: Sun haiguang, editor in charge: Cao Liqiao_ NS1806