NEWS AND COMMENTARY ON WOMEN'S PROFESSIONAL TENNIS
Friday, November 26, 2010
Mattek-Sands to replace Williams in Hopman Cup
Bethanie Mattek-Sands has been named to the USA Hopman Cup team. Mattek-Sands replaces Serena Williams, who was forced to withdraw from the tournament because of her foot injury. Mattek-Sands and John Isner will represent the USA in the international team event, which begins on January 1. The USA is in Group B, with Great Britain, Italy and France. Group A includes Serbia, Belgium, Australia, and Kazakhstan.