ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — Serena Williams misplaced on her return to aggressive tennis after giving delivery, happening to French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko in an exhibition within the United Arab Emirates on Saturday.
Williams struggled along with her serve and Ostapenko gained 6-2, Three-6 after which 10-5 in an excellent tiebreaker, however the American nonetheless impressed to take a set off the No. 7-ranked Ostapenko after almost a 12 months away from tennis.
The 36-year-old Williams took break day after profitable the Australian Open final January whereas pregnant. She gave delivery to her first baby, a lady named Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr., on Sept. 1.
Williams broke Ostapenko within the first sport of her comeback however her personal issues along with her serve gave the Latvian a manner again into the match.