Everything about this news is fascinating, impressive, and inspirational. And the sole reason behind it is her return in Wimbledon now is as a mother. Not only this, she welcomes herself back in game with a with a 7-5 6-3 first-round win over Arantxa Rus.
Many people are surprised by the level of confidence Serena Williams has shown in her comeback at Wimbledon and the upcoming US Open. The 29-time Grand Slam champion is attempting to reclaim her throne after a year long hiatus, during which she dealt with pregnancy, injuries and illness.
Williams's return is a testament to what true power looks like: In spite of many obstacles, she never let herself go too far down the path that might have caused irreparable damage. Instead, she made sure to recover properly while continuing to work as hard as possible and stay on top of her game even if it meant staying home for several months at a time.