FILA Lifetime Ambassador and Former World No. 1 Kim Clijsters Announces Return to Professional Tennis



(FILA Luxembourg S.à r.l.) - FILA Ambassador Kim Clijsters announced today that she plans to return to professional tennis in 2020. Clijsters, who is a former World No. 1 in both singles and doubles, as well as a four-time Grand Slam Champion, last played on Tour in 2012 and has spent the past seven years as a full-time mother to her three children – Jada (born 2008), Jack (born 2013) and Blake (born 2016).
In an exclusive interview with WTA Insider on Thursday, Clijsters said, “I don't feel like I need to prove anything, but I want to challenge myself and I want to be strong again. This is my marathon. This is where I'm saying OK, let's try this."
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  • Madison Lieberman
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