Serena Williams needs surgery on her right foot after cutting it
on a broken glass at a restaurant.
The WTA Tour says Saturday the top-ranked women's player was
injured last week and will miss three tournaments leading to the
Williams offers no other details on the tour's website about
what happened at the restaurant but says she's "upset" at having
to skip the tournaments in Istanbul, Cincinnati and Montreal. The
Rogers Cup in Montreal begins Aug. 16. The U.S. Open starts Aug.
Williams won her fourth Wimbledon crown and 13th major title on
July 3. She already withdrew from the WorldTeam Tennis season.