Serena Williams set for 1st-round match at Indian Wells

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. --- Serena Williams makes her return to the pro tour after a 14-month absence with a first-round match at the BNP Paribas Open on Thursday. She will play Zarina Diyas of Kazakhstan in a night match at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden. Williams has played just one Fed Cup doubles match while away from the WTA Tour. The former world No. 1 is unseeded and as a result did not receive a first-round bye. The new mother, who gave birth in September, will try to become the first woman to win three singles titles in the desert. Her other titles came in 1999 and 2001 before she boycotted the event for several years. Williams, a winner of 23 Grand Slam titles, i...Keep on reading: Serena Williams set for 1st-round match at Indian Wells

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