Serena Williams is not retiring yet

Serena Williams teases tennis fans as she says ‘I’m not retired’ Serena Williams has been a major part of tennis’s biggest events for more than three decades now, but she’s not done yet. The…

Serena Williams is not retiring yet

Serena Williams teases tennis fans as she says ‘I’m not retired’

Serena Williams has been a major part of tennis’s biggest events for more than three decades now, but she’s not done yet.

The 35-year-old was quick to admit that, after playing in last weekend’s US Open doubles title match, she’s not sure what her next step will be.

She said: “I’m not retired and I’m not in the process of retiring. I’m enjoying where I am very much and I think when you retire you miss having that part of the game that you still have.

“When you think about it, every single player does. When you’re at the top, that’s all you want to do is play. If you look at the top 10 of the rankings, you look at the players in the world at 10, you look at the rest of the time you’re with the group of top 10 players and then you look at the bottom of the draw, you get a completely different perspective.

“I think you see different things about them. I’m sure that people will be surprised and they’ll think that this person has it all, they’re really smart, they’re in great shape and they’re not missing anything. That’s really unlikely and I’m pretty sure that you can’t make that argument.”

The current #1 was also quick to admit that she’s in great shape for her age. Williams said: “I’m in great shape. I think that everybody, every player, everybody gets older but the biggest thing about me is I’m an athlete. That’s what I’ve been since I was in high school. At the time, I was a runner and a tennis player and I’d always run cross country.

“At first, tennis was my life. That was the sport that made me happy, I

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