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U.S. Open to change seeding process in wake of Serena Williams's pregnancy leave

2 monthes ago   |   By The Washington Post

The decision follows criticism leveled at French Open officials for not seeding Williams in her return to competition after giving birth to a daughter in September.
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U.S. Open to factor pregnancy into seedings after Serena case

U.S. Open to factor pregnancy into seedings after Serena case

2 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

U.S. Open tennis officials will no longer penalize women players returning from pregnancies when it comes to seeding. The New York Times first reported the story on Saturday, quoting Katrina Adams, president and chairwoman of the U.S. Tennis Association, as saying, “It's the right thing to do for these mothers that are coming back.” The move came...
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U.S. Open will alter seeding to consider pregnancies after handling of Serena Williams' return

U.S. Open will alter seeding to consider pregnancies after handling of Serena Williams' return

2 monthes ago   |   By Sporting News

The U.S. Open doesn't think players should be "penalized" for starting a family and will consider pregnancy leave when handling the seeds.
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