2015 Wuhan Open champion Venus Williams to return to Wuhan next month
Seven-time Grand Slam singles champion Venus Williams will return to Wuhan Open after accepting a wildcard invitation.
Williams is currently competing at the US Open. Her entry means that all 20 of the WTA world's top players are set to compete in Wuhan.
Williams won the singles title in Wuhan in 2015. With Williams' entry, Wuhan Open will host all three of its former singles champions; Petra Kvitova (2014, 2016) and Caroline Garcia ( 2017) are also entered into the tournament.