Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Digest: S. Williams Returns to Tennis with a Victory

Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Digest: S. Williams Returns to Tennis with a Victory

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S. Williams returns to tennis with a victory

Serena Williams made a successful return to tennis at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells, Calif., after a 14-month layoff for the birth of her first child. The 23-time major winner won 7-5, 6-3 against Zarina Diyas of Kazakhstan in their first-round match Thursday night.

Williams played from behind early but won in straight sets with new husband and Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian looking on.

Williams had been away since winning the 2017 Australian Open while pregnant with her first child. She gave birth to daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr. six months ago.

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