Venus Williams Joins Serena Williams and Olympia For Wimbledon Championships 2021 Training

Published 06/18/2021, 9:48 AM EDT
Serena Williams of The United States is congratulated by her sister and opponant Venus Williams of The United States following their ladies singles third round match on Day Five of the 2018 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)


In the women’s game, Venus Williams and Serena Williams have contributed vastly in carrying the sport forward. Both sisters entered the game in the mid-1990s and have been able to compete against the top players to date. One can’t question the commitment and professionalism these two athletes possess, and it’s no wonder legions look up to these two as role models.

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

Recently, Venus Williams landed at her sister Serena Williams’ practice session. Things took a funny route as Serena’s daughter Olympia was also seen in this session. Even Coach Patrick Mouratoglou was present and was seen interacting with Venus.

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND – JANUARY 12: Serena Williams of the USA celebrates with daughter Alexis Olympia after winning the final match against Jessica Pegula of USA at ASB Tennis Centre on January 12, 2020 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Peters/Getty Images)

Venus Williams, Serena, and Olympia enjoy each other’s company

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

When the aunt is present along with the mother and daughter duo, there are chances of a laugh riot happening. In a picture posted on Twitter, Venus is seen standing next to coach Patrick Mouratoglou and in another short clip, Olympia is seen giving a high five with both hands to her mother Serena.

Venus was last seen at the French Open this season. However, she has struggled with form and has not impressed with her performances lately. Even in the Australian Open, she exited in the second round.

DIVE DEEPER

“Nothing In Your Lives is Easy”: Rafael Nadal Delivers Motivational Address to Graduating Class of 2021

about 1 month ago

Meanwhile, Serena was seen struggling on the clay-court events this year. She featured first in Rome where she lost in the early rounds; she then decided to play another warm-up event in Parma but received a similar outcome as in the event before.

Venus Williams of the United States celebrates after winning match point in her first round match against Mihaela Buzarnescu of Romania during day two of the 2019 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 15, 2019 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Poor clay-court season for the William sisters

In the French Open 2021, Serena lost in the fourth round. Her chances of winning the 24th Grand Slam title have been dealt a blow this season. She came close to winning in Melbourne but faltered in the semifinal.

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

At the moment, the practice sessions are on and both Venus and Serena are comfortable playing on the grass courts. Venus has won five Wimbledon Championships and Serena has won seven titles, indicating the kind of domination they have at South West 19.

Watch this story: Luxurious Car Collections of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams and Other Tennis Stars

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

 

SHARE THIS ARTICLE :

Rohan Kollare

834 articles

Rohan Kollare is a tennis author for EssentiallySports. Rohan has a post-graduate diploma in Sports Management and a trophy cabinet adorned with accolades won in district and state-level tennis competitions. He has previously worked in Content Operations for Disney’s Hotstar for over a year, covering tennis and Formula One.

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT