Serena Williams’ legendary profession might not be over, in spite of everything. During a current look on the TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco, Williams acknowledged that she is “not retired.”
“The possibilities [of me returning] are very excessive,” Williams stated. “You can come to my home and [see]. I’ve a courtroom.”
Williams performed aggressive tennis since taking part within the 2022 US Open in September. The 41-year-old obtained a heartfelt send-off following her loss to Ajla Tomljanovic within the third spherical of the Grand Slam match.
Williams was attending the TechCrunch Disrupt to advertise her funding firm, Serena Ventures, which has raised $111 million over the previous 12 months. Williams acknowledged she “did not even take into consideration the entire retirement” when she made the announcement again in August.
“I began this firm some time in the past, so I simply jumped proper into that,” Williams added. “I did not even take into consideration the entire retirement.
“I nonetheless have not actually considered it. But I did go on the courtroom the opposite day and [realized] for the primary time in my life that I’m not taking part in for a contest and that felt very bizarre. It was like the primary day of the remainder of my life, and thus far, I’m having fun with it. But I’m nonetheless looking for that stability.”
In August, Williams introduced in a Vogue essay that she was going to step away from aggressive tennis following the US Open.
“I’ve by no means appreciated the phrase retirement,” Williams wrote.
“It does not really feel like a contemporary phrase to me. I’ve been considering of this as a transition, however I need to be delicate about how I exploit that phrase, which implies one thing very particular and necessary to a neighborhood of individuals. Maybe the perfect phrase to explain what I’m as much as is evolution.”
During her legendary profession, Williams received 23 Grand Slam titles, which is essentially the most by any girl within the Open period.
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