Video Proof: Serena and Venus Practicing in Eastbourne
by Staff | June 11th, 2011, 11:22 am
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The WTA has just released some footage of the Serena and Venus practicing in Eastbourne for the AEGON International which begins on Monday. If you didn’t believe they’d be playing, believe it now!

Both sisters are unseeded in the very deep draw.

Serena, who hasn’t played a pro match since Wimbledon last year, drew Tsvetana Pironkova. If she beats the Bulgarian she would likely play top seed Vera Zvonareva in the second round. The Russian begins with Brit teen Heather Watson.

Venus, who has been sidelined since the Australian Open because of a bad hip, opens her comeback against No. 8 seed Andrea Petovic. Venus is seeded to play French Open champion Li Na in the quarterfinals. The sisters are on opposite ends of the draw.


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2 Comments for Video Proof: Serena and Venus Practicing in Eastbourne

Andre Says:

IM SO GLAD THE WILLIAMS SISTERS ARE BACK. THEY ARE A INSPIRATION TO ME. I HOPE THEY MAKE IT TO THE FINAL TOGETHER AT WIMBELDON AND DO A 2002 WIMBLEDON FINAL WHEN THEY MEET EACH OTHER TO PLAY AGAIN. I LOVE THEM BOTH AND HOPE, PRAY, AND HAVE FAITH THAT THEY CAN REACH THEIR GOALS TOGETHER. WORK IT AND SERVE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


Robert Says:

I’m glad they are back. specially Venus she is so classy and not trashy like her sister.

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