Serena Williams receives wild-card entry for Wimbledon

NBC reports that Serena Williams will compete at this year's Wimbledon after being awarded a wild-card entry for singles. Last year, Williams was injured during the first set of her first-round match at the All England Club. Since then, Williams has not competed anywhere and her name was absent from the women's singles entry list for this year's Grand Slam tournament. NBC reports that Williams was among six women offered a spot in the singles draw for this year's tournament.

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