Tennis – Hopman Cup ’18: Roger Federer Against Serena Williams

Roger Federer

Serena Williams is set to confront Roger Federer in her first competition of the 2019 season, when the USA play Switzerland in the blended pairs at the Hopman Cup.

The 37-year-old, Williams has not played since her thrashing at the controversial US Open 2018 final, by the Japanese Naomi Osaka.

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Frances Tiafoe will accomplice the 23-time Grand Slam champion, Serena Williams, while Belinda Bencic willย  accomplice the 20-time Grand Slam victor, who will be aiming to defend their title.

Since winning the Australian Open 2018, with 2 weeks pregnancy, this will be the first time, that Serena Williams will play in Australia, as she missed the competition a year ago as she was not completely fit.

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The Hopman Cup is scheduled from 29th December, with the final to be held on 5th January.

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