Virtually two days ago it was announced that Serena Williams is planning to end her eight-month foot injury lay-off and now there's a major shift in the situation. No, Serena is not yet again prolonging her foot recovery time, the news is that she had to be hospitalized Monday because of a blood clot on her lungs. What?
The 13-time Grand Slam champion, who won the 2010 Wimbledon title and has since gone missing from the tennis scene, "underwent emergency treatment for a hematoma suffered as a result of treatment for a more critical situation," as her spokeswomen Nicole Chabot said. Read more »