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Serena Williams enters 2014 Indian Wells tennis tournament
Serena Williams enters 2014 Indian Wells tennis tournament

The prestigious Indian Wells tennis tournament, the BNP Paribas Open, announced its list of entries Wednesday and one name jumped out. Serena Williams. While tournament officials were quick to point out that this did not mean definitively that she would play for the first time since her controversial final match in 2001, they also acknowledged that she had not entered at all since 2001. "We'd love to have her back," said Steve Simon, tournament director. "We'd welcome her with open arms, as we would her sister, Venus. And the fans would, too." Williams can withdraw any time before she plays, but Simon said that the usual withdrawal time would be at...

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