Originally written on Tennis Panorama  |  Last updated 11/20/14

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 28: Venus Williams of the United States of America looks on in her semifinals doubles match with Serena Williams of the United States of America against Lisa Raymond of the USA and Rennae Stubbs of Australia during day eleven of the 2010 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 28, 2010 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Lucas Dawson/Getty Images)
    Venus Williams On the windy conditions:   …a bit strange but I like that challenge and when the wind does in the middle of the point and I said “Whoa – who is in control here.”   On her comeback:   I wasn’t ready but I needed to get points for the Olympics I probably would have come out before Wimbledon or after…… but I didn’t have choice.   I do know how to play tennis but everything else. Everything else is like a wildcard – I am a wildcard now. (Laughter)   Q: You and your sister are loved by the Rome public. So do you feel this tournament in any particular way. Venus Williams: Really – is that so.. I like that and indeed I need some love and I need some help for these matches and so if I get some love here then good.   Q: So was that you throwing in your hat to Serena for the doubles at the French. Venus Williams: I wasn’t thinking of it. I feel that I can probably do it if I can get the feel right. I mean., I have been holding her back on her destiny for her doubles tit
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