05/24 12:08 CDT Williams sisters to team up in doubles at French Open
Williams sisters to team up in doubles at French Open
PARIS (AP) --- Two-time champions Serena and Venus Williams will compete in
doubles at the French Open.
The American sisters were handed a wild-card entry on Thursday into the
tournament they won together in 1999 and in 2010.
They have not played doubles together at a major since they won Wimbledon two
The sisters are also expected to compete in singles.
The clay-court Grand Slam tournament starts on Sunday.
The French Open will mark Serena Williams' first major tournament in more than
a year. A three-time champion in singles, she hasn't played at a Grand Slam
event since winning the Australian Open in January 2017, while pregnant.