Serena Williams conceded she had been rusty on her return to professional tennis after more than a year away from the game but still did enough to secure a 7-5 6-3 win over Zarina Diyas
in the first round of the BNP Paribas Open on Thursday.
The American tennis ace advanced to the second round of the tournament with a comfortable win 7-5, 6-3 over Kazakhstan's Zarina Diyas
Indian Wells: Looking unsure at first but quickly gaining strength with each serve and each potent backhand she unleashed, Serena Williams made a triumphant return to competitive tennis by overpowering Zarina Diyas
of Kazakhstan 7-5, 6-3 in a first-round match at the BNP Paribas Open.
The 23-time major winner took the opening set 7-5 from Zarina Diyas
of Kazakhstan in their first-round match Thursday night (Friday Manila time).
Maria Sharapova continued her preparations for an Australian Open return by beating Zarina Diyas
6-3, 6-3 Thursday to advance to the Shenzhen Open semifinals along with top-seeded Simona Halep.
The festival, also known as "Deepawali," is celebrated with lighting of oil lamps, known as diyas
, and candles, along with fireworks displays.
Indian homes will flaunt their best lights, diyas
and rangoli until some guest literally walks over your hard work and talent.
Martic v Diyas
Petra Martic has smiled her way into the third round of Wimbledon in good style and there could be more to come from the Croatian qualifier, whose game is well suited to the demands of grasscourt tennis.
And on Diwali, people light diyas
to symbolise this occasion.
And on the day itself, families dress up in their best outfits, light up diyas
and candles around their homes and hold prayers.
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Tennis player of Kazakhstan Zarina Diyas
has earned her first $1 million in prize money for the career, reports Vesti.