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Serena is first to book WTA Finals berth

The American player sets a record for being the earliest in a season to qualify for WTA's season-ending event in Singapore

Serena Williams, victorious in Singapore's Singapore Indoor Stadium last October, when she defeated Simona Halep 6-3, 6-0 to take the WTA Finals crown. The world's No 1 female tennis player said on Monday that she is looking forward to returning to Singapore this October to defend her title.


SERENA Williams, the world's top-ranked female tennis player who dominated the BNP Paribas WTA Finals tournament in Singapore last year, will return to the Lion City this October to defend her crown.

The 33-year-old is the first to qualify for the Women's Tennis