14 Apr 2010

Serena to return at Italian Open after injury

9:34 am on 14 April 2010

The American tennis star Serena Williams is preparing to return from a knee injury at next month's Italian Open.

Williams ad not originally entered the important warm-up competition for the French Open but organisers say the world number one requested and obtained a wild card.

She hasn't played since winning the Australian Open in January.