Sister Love in Full Display as Serena Williams Sends a Surprise Gift to Venus

Published 02/11/2022, 2:25 AM EST

Serena Williams and Venus Williams have graced the sport of tennis for over 20 years. The Williams sisters are one of the most successful sibling pairs the sport has seen. The younger sister has an astonishing 23 Grand Slam titles to her credit. On the other hand, Venus has 7 Grand Slam singles titles.

Additionally, the two have also combined as a pair to win numerous titles in doubles. They have 14 Grand Slam doubles titles and 3 Olympic gold medals in doubles.

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Further, their off-court camaraderie is as strong as their on-court partnership. The two sisters are often seen hanging out and spending time with each other. Recently, Serena had a pleasant surprise for her elder sister.

Venus Williams receives a surprise gift from Serena Williams

The 7-time Grand Slam champion took to Instagram to show her fans the gift that she received from her younger sister. It was a beautiful floral tracksuit designed by Gucci.

Venus posted a picture of herself wearing the track-suit along with the caption that read, “Sisters give good gifts. Thanks Serena Williams.” Further, the younger sister replied to the post, saying, “Nice!” and seemed glad that Venus liked it.

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On the tennis front, the two sisters have been out of action for a while owing to their respective injuries. Serena last played at The Championships, Wimbledon in June last year. She had to retire in the first round after injuring her hamstring. Meanwhile, Venus was last seen in action at the WTA Chicago Women’s Open in August last year.

Serena Williams goes down injured during her first round ladies’ singles match against Aliaksandra Sasnovich on centre court on day two of Wimbledon at The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, Wimbledon. Picture date: Tuesday June 29, 2021. (Photo by Adam Davy/PA Images via Getty Images)

Can the Williams sisters make a strong comeback this year? Let us know your views in the comments below.

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Vatsal Shah

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Vatsal Shah is a tennis author at EssentiallySports. With a Bachelor's degree in engineering, he is a die hard fan of tennis and sports in general. He is an ardent follower of Rafael Nadal and is inspired by his never-say-die attitude.

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