Serena Williams Faces Questions About Retirement After Emotional Loss At Australian Open
Williams had a chance to earn a record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles title.
February 18, 2021 at 8:50 pm
"I don't know," the 39-year-old said when reporters asked her about the mistakes she made during the match. "I'm done."
Williams then exited the press conference.
The rumors of retirement intensified when Williams waved to the crowd and put her hand over her heart as she exited the court after the loss.
“If I ever say farewell, I wouldn’t tell anyone,” the tennis star said when asked about the gesture during the press conference.