Serena Williams Will Play Doubles At US Open With Sister Venus As Retirement Looms

Serena Williams And her sister Venus will appear together at the US Open after receiving a wild card entry. This tournament is believed to be Serena’s last as she recently Announced a “development” away from tennis recently.

“Serena and Venus on the Same Court,” Officer US Open tennis account tweeted, “The 2x #USOpen Women’s Doubles champion has accepted a wild card.”

The US Open is set to begin on Monday and will be the first time since 2014 that the sisters will play together in the said tournament. Serena and Venus won the US Open doubles tournament together in 1999 and once again in 2009. The last time the sisters played together was in 2018 at the French Open.

in an interview with the trendSerena announced that she is retiring from tennis, although she prefers not to use that word.

“It doesn’t feel like a modern term to me. I’m thinking of it as a transition, but I want to be sensitive about how I use the word to mean a community of people.” very specific and important to me ,” she told the magazine.

Serena said she wants to focus on the venture capital firm she started “quietly” a few years ago and plans to grow her family at the same time.

The tennis champion didn’t say when she planned to retire, but hinted that America could be her last appearance when she tweeted, “The countdown has begun… I’ll be enjoying it over the next few weeks.” I’m going to get it.”