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Serena Williams will end 14-year boycott and return to Indian Wells
Serena Williams will end 14-year boycott and return to Indian Wells

After a 14-year absence stemming from a controversial crowd reaction and a vow that she would never return, Serena Williams has decided she will play again at Indian Wells. The world's No. 1 women's tennis player and recent winner of the Australian Open, her 19th major title, said that she is allowing bygones to be bygones. She has accepted a wild card from tournament officials for the annual BNP Paribas tournament in the Southern California desert, March 11-22. "It is with love in my mind, and a new understanding of the true meaning of forgiveness," Williams said, "that I will proudly return to Indian Wells." Her 14-year-absence was basically a boycott....

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