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Wimbledon 2019: Serena Williams fined for harming match court


 Serena Williams fined for harming match court
Serena Williams


Serena Williams has been fined $10,000 (£7,988) for harming one of the Wimbledon courts with her racquet.

The occurrence happened during a training session before the current year's competition at the All England Club.

The seven-time Wimbledon champion, 37, is playing only her 6th competition of 2019 yet beat Carla Suarez Navarro on Monday to achieve the quarter-finals.

Italy's Fabio Fognini has been fined $3,000 (£2,396) after he said that Wimbledon ought to be bombarded.

The 32-year-old made the upheaval in his local tongue during his third-round misfortune to Tennys Sandgren on Saturday.

Williams needed 'to observe instead of play' in Murray match

American Williams, seeded eleventh, has been experiencing knee damage this year.

She faces countryman Alison Riske in the last eight after she upset world number one Ashleigh Barty.

Williams and partner Andy Murray are in the second round of the blended copies and are because of meet Fabrice Martin and Raquel Atawo on Tuesday.

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