Serena, Venus Williams not on the list to attend Wimbledon
WIMBLEDON, UK – Serena and Venus Williams did not appear on the women’s singles list released by Wimbledon on Friday.
It’s possible either player could claim an invitation to the Grand Slam, which begins June 27.
Serena Williams has won seven of her open record 23 major singles championships at the All England Club, most recently in 2016. The 40-year-old American was runner-up there in 2018 and 2019 and hasn’t played anywhere since the injury. right foot and need to stop playing in her first match at Wimbledon a year ago.
Venus Williams is a five-time women’s singles champion at Wimbledon and has seven major singles review titles in all. Her most recent match on tour was in Chicago in August. She will turn 42 in two weeks.
Also missing from the entry list is Leylah FernandezThe 2021 US Open runner-up injured his right foot during a loss at the French Open this week.