"Venus is back! And today she beat the last woman she faced when she was injured during the Australian Open. (See article below.)
Welcome back, Miss Vee!
Venus beats Petkovic in first match since January
AP - Monday, June 13,…"
"I really do hope that Venus and/or Serena make it to the Olympics. Let's face it, in terms of American women's tennis, they are our only chance(s) of getting a medal.
However, if the goal it to reward players for playing…"
"Well said, Will.
The game is lackluster without them and, as I previously stated in my comments, viewership is way down. Wimbledon tried increasing viewership a few years ago by putting the "cute" young girls on the major…"
I also agree that we need to see some new faces in American women's tennis as there are always new faces coming from Europe. It is for this reason that I am looking forward to you coming into your own.
"They both have a very healthy respect for the game but -- because as they age they are increasingly prone to injuries that do not heal as fast as they do for the younger set -- make it a point to not pound their bodies too hard in order to stay with…"