Venus wins doubles with Serena at Wimbledon, #5
Two titles, one day.
Nine hours after she stepped foot on Centre Court to win her fifth Wimbledon singles crown, Serena Williams teamed with her sister Venus to win their fifth Wimbledon doubles title. The sisters defeated Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka, 7-5, 6-4 in an indoor match that ended just before Centre Court’s 11 p.m. curfew.
The victory came in Venus and Serena’s first tournament together in two years. They entered as a warm-up for the upcoming Summer Olympics, in which they’ll enter as two-time defending gold medalists.
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