If Serena Williams ends up doing what she hinted at last night Tom Brady officially becomes the biggest trendsetter in sports. We live in a time where athletes can extend their careers thanks to all the technologies at their disposal. Their bodies are better maintained now and they can last well into their thirties, sometimes even into their forties. Tom Brady was the first from this group that we can remember, he decided to retire but he played at such a high level that he made a U-turn and didn’t stop.
Admittedly, this got him a lot of attention that he didn’t ask for as his family troubles got into the press. However, this is slowly becoming a new trend for many more athletes. Football has some of these veteran examples such as Zlatan Ibrahimovic or Cristiano Ronaldo. Even Messi has a chance to win the next World Cup and he will be 35 when he represents Argentina in December.
But let’s leave one thing straight Tom Brady not comparable to any other athlete in the world. He is in a privileged position in football that gives him the chance to extend his career a little longer while still playing at the highest level. With serenaYou could see her struggling during her recent appearance at the US Open, which just wrapped up last weekend.
While we have no doubt that she can return and still compete at the highest level, the stress on her body might make it a little harder to win trophies. The exertion she must endure is very different compared to what Tom Brady have to do on the soccer field. Regardless, we hope to see you Serena Williams Playing another Grand Slam was something we all wanted to hear right after the last one US Open game she played.
What did Serena Williams say?
The tennis legend attended ‘The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon‘ she replied when asked if she was going to retire permanently or not. but stand out herself asked her if she could draw one tom brady, Serena left the door open. Here’s what she said: “I feel like I’m at an age where I definitely have a lot more to give and there’s a lot more I want to do so I’m not going to relax, there’s so much more for me to do me.
“I feel like it’s more of an evolution of serena. There are so many things I’ve wanted to do for so many years and I’ve had such a passion for tennis for so long that I’ve never done it. Now it’s time for me to enjoy these things. Tom Brady started an amazing trend. That’s all I’m going to say.”