Serena Williams suffered an injury to her right leg while participating in the first round of Wimbledon, and we wish her a rapid recovery. Serena Williams earned a standing ovation from the audience as she walked off the court, tearful, due to her injury. She slipped, according to ESPN, and suffered a leg injury as a result. Despite the fact that she was injured, she took medical timeouts and attempted to finish the event.
However, it became evident that she would be unable to continue. She later expressed her disappointment at having to withdraw from the competition on social media, writing, “I was heartbroken to have to withdraw today after injuring my right leg.” My heartfelt gratitude and affection go out to the fans and teammates who make being on center court so special. It meant the world to me today to feel the incredible warmth and support of the fans as I walked on – and off – the court.
”Serena was the second player to slip and injure herself, forcing her to withdraw. After a similar fall, Adrian Mannarino was forced to withdraw as well. Serena’s injury comes only days after she declared she would not compete in this year’s Olympic games in Tokyo. She earlier told media ahead of her Wimbledon match, “There are a lot of reasons why I made my Olympic decision, and I don’t feel like going into them today, maybe another day.”
”When asked if it would be difficult for her not to compete this year, she added, “I have not thought about it. In the past, it has been a wonderful place for me, but I really haven’t thought about it. So I’m gonna keep not thinking about it.”We are wishing Serena Williams a speedy recovery.