TITLE

Venus and Serena against the world

AUTHOR(S)
Peyser, Marc; Samuels, Allison
PUB. DATE
August 1998
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);08/24/98 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 132 Issue 8, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features Serena and Venus Williams, sisters and professional tennis players. Their plans for the United States Open tennis tournament in August 1998; Description of their tennis technique; When they lose control in a game; Women's Tennis Association regulation concerning 16-year-olds; Comments from father and coach, Richard Williams; Career prizes; Endorsements.
ACCESSION #
1012925

 

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