Venus hails sister Serena as the 'ultimate champion' after loss

Sisters Serena (left) and Venus Williams embrace after their clash at Wimbledon on Monday
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Nick Purewal
VENUS WILLIAMS believes her "ultimate champion" sister Serena is on course to become the greatest player in the history of women's tennis. Serena bludgeoned mercilessly past older sister Venus to reach her 11th Wimbledon quarter-final on Monday, as the two five-time champions locked horns for the first time in six years at SW19. Reigning Australian and French Open champion Serena edged a step closer to the calendar Grand Slam by seeing off her in-form 35-year-old sister, to book a last-eight battle with Victoria Azarena. The 33-year-old boasts 20 Grand Slam t[...]

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