Serena Williams withdraws with injury
MASON, Ohio -- Serena Williams woke up with a sore and swollen right big toe on Wednesday, prompting her to withdraw from the Western & Southern Open -- the latest in her long streak of foot problems and setbacks.
Williams had won two straight tournaments at Stanford and Toronto, and her win Tuesday night at the Cincinnati-area tournament was her seventh match in eight days.
She decided to withdraw and rest the foot, which she cut on glass at a restaurant and needed two operations ...
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