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Serena Williams defeated her sister Venus 6-4, 6-3 during their historic and highly anticipated Wimbledon matchup. This is Serena’s fifteenth win against her sister in…

Once again, tennis powerhouses Venus Williams, 35, and Serena Williams, 33 will face-off against each other on the court. No. 1-seeded Serena and No. 16-seeded Venus…

Often imitated never duplicated, Venus and Serena Williams are the tennis phenoms that no other player could ever be. The Williams Sisters grew up in…

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  via:eurweb   A compelling story is emerging out of all the doubt surrounding American tennis.  A young African American female, by the name of Sloane Stephens, is quietly, but surely making major inroads into becoming, according to tennis legend John McEnroe, “the next American superstar.”  En route to taking out former French Open champion […]

If there are images in this attachment, they will not be displayed. Download the original attachment Venus and Serena Williams grew up in the Los Angeles suburb of Compton, California and were coached by their father from a very young age to win BIG. The sisters were playing in tournaments before their teens, but their […]

Tennis star Venus Williams withdrew from the U.S. Open on Wednesday, citing a diagnosis of Sjögren's syndrome, a little-known autoimmune disorder that causes fatigue and joint pain.

Via: defendernetwork.com UPDATE: Venus Williams has released a statement explaining her sudden withdrawal from the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

VIA:  WilliamsSisters.org Professional tennis players. Serena Williams Born September 26, 1981, in Saginaw, Michigan. With her older sister, Venus, Williams born June 17, 1980 in Lynwood California took the tennis world by storm beginning in the late 1990s. The sisters harnessed their powerful groundstrokes and booming serves to rise in the rankings in both women’s […]