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Serena Williams Says She Will Retire From Tennis This Season

Her time on court has been tapering off for years. She played 31 matches in 2019, 22 in 2020, 17 in 2021, and just two so far this year. She’s been selective about what tournaments she enters—only the biggest hardware matters at this point—and she’s also been sporadically injured. Still, it seemed like Serena Williams would never shut it down for good.

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