The 31-year-old, five-time major champion, took just 24 minutes to win the first set of a match which was delayed from Monday due to thunderstorms but threw away a 3-1 lead in the second.
During her first round match at Roland Garros in Paris on Tuesday - in which she beat Karolina Pliskova in two sets - the American tennis champ donned a stark, full-body catsuit, leading many social media users to suggest that the athletic marvel really belongs in a Marvel comic book. Williams, who gave birth to her first child back in September, is taking on No. 70 Kristyna Pliskova.
The first glimpse of Williams as she prepared for her comeback came in an exhibition in December against 2017 French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko.
The 23-time grand slam victor revealed the outfit was as much about functionality as style.
Two-time French Open champion Maria Sharapova of Russian Federation was pushed to three sets in her return to this event following a two-year absence.
"I really suffered today but it was a good test", said Nadal who had been in danger of dropping his first set at Roland Garros since his 2015 quarter-final loss to Novak Djokovic.
"A lot of people have really reached out, because they have so many similar stories, too, " she said. "And I think, over time, whatever decision is made, I think the outcome will be right". "But it's a lot that goes into it with the pregnancy and with giving birth and it's called a miracle for a reason, because it's a miracle and it's very hard sometimes to make it through". Making her eighth main draw appearance at Roland Garros (and ninth appearance overall), after her maiden major quarter-final reached previous year, Garcia salvaged a slim chance of ascending to World No.1 this fortnight: she would need to win the title with Wozniacki not reaching R16, Halep losing before the semis and Muguruza going out before the final.
"So I feel like clay is my best surface and I did put a lot of pressure on myself and I didn't play great".
Williams husband, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, who's known for his showing support in public ways, also shared some love for her catsuit by calling it a "superhero outfit".
It was by far the most significant event of Day 3 at Roland Garros, even though there were so many other Grand Slam champions in action. Rafael Nadal finished off a rain-interrupted victory as he begins his try for a record-extending 11th French Open title.
'So no one really knows about it, but now that we have that platform and now that we are talking about it, I am vocal about it.
'As for the cat suit, the new version, 2.0, it's cool, ' she smiled. "It definitely has little functionality to it". I think that's what this represents.
Maybe more than the style of play is who is executing it and the Rockets just didn't have the shooters the Warriors do. From Jeff Green (19 points in Game 7) to Tristan Thompson (nine rebounds) to George Hill (plus-24 rating) and J.R.
Phil Bryant said on Twitter that he has signed an emergency proclamation to make the National Guard and other resources available. A tornado "or two" may occur over the Florida Keys and parts of southwestern Florida later Saturday afternoon or evening.
Nobody has ever won more than two straight. "The businesswoman that she is, I admire", said Penske driver Simon Pagenaud . Many across the country have dreamed and still dream of what it might be like to win the Indy 500.
The idea of Giuliani getting an ugly reception from a crowd at his home town would have seemed unthinkable a decade ago. Either fans were taking out their frustrations on Giuliani or he's just not as popular as he once was in the Big Apple.
He added: "It will reassure investors that Canada is a country that respects the rule of law and gets big, important things done". His Liberals face a hard balancing act in trying to champion climate action while supporting growth in Canada's oil sector.
While the companies did not disclose terms of the deal, Reuters reported the acquisition values Pret at more than $2 billion. In January, JAB's Keurig Green Mountain Inc. agreed to take control of Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. for $18.7 billion.
But 57-year-old Bruce said: "The feeling is utter disappointment for everybody". "We score a goal and today we get a red card". Southampton full-back Matt Targett has been an ever-present in the Fulham side since joining on loan in January.
Our recommended way to watch Rockets vs Warriors Game 7 online live streaming without cable tonight is through Hulu Live TV . For the fourth consecutive year, the Cleveland Cavaliers will play the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals .
Obsidian has denied any involvement with a new Fallout project so far on Twitter , so unfortunately, we won't see a New Vegas 2 . The release being teased could be as small as a Fallout remaster, a mobile game, or one as big as Fallout 5 .
Barr later apologized for the tweet , saying it was a "bad joke" and saying that she would be leaving the social media platform. Bill Maher's orangutan comment is a comparison of Trump's behavior and low intelligence that had nothing to do with race".
He asked me that this time do not be 3-0 down. "I don't think he will come to the final, but of course he will watch the game". For many Africans who make it in the West, the desire to do well for those back home keeps them going.
Two killed in Belgium shooting
He said the man attacked the two officers from behind with a knife, took one of their guns and shot them both dead. Images on social media showed people fleeing from the scene and police converging on the coffee shop.
Starbucks closing for racial bias training
But she said Perception's workshops typically include mental exercises to show participants how bias creeps into situations. Starbucks reached an undisclosed settlement with the men who were arrested, and offered them a free college education.
Mega Man 11 launches October 2
The new Double Gear system boosts Mega Man's speed and power for a new twist to the satisfying gameplay the series is known for. But using them too much can cause Mega Man to overheat, leaving him unable to use the Double Gears until he cools down.
Top North Korean official to visit NY for summit meeting
Trump appeared to take credit for the recent developments, callingKim Yong Chol's visit, "a solid response to my letter". It earlier reported that he was heading straight to Washington , but later said he changed his flight to NY .
Body of missing Guardsman found in flood-ravaged Maryland
When the flash flooding receded, first responders walked through the ravaged downtown area, the main street strewn with debris. The Patapsco River, located southeast of Ellicott City, experienced a 17-foot-climb in water levels over those two hours.
Malian immigrant praised for heroic rescue in Paris
Gassama told Macron that when he saw the child, "I just didn't have time to think, I ran across the road to go and save him". Gassama arrived in France from Mali just months ago, according to a tweet by the mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo.
Could Harry and Meghan be planning to honeymoon in Jasper?
Canada obviously holds a special place in Meghan's heart, as she lived in Toronto for years filming the TV show " Suits ". This isn't the first time the resort, which is hidden in the middle of Jasper National Park, has had some royal visitors.