Seeded 10th Serena and Venus Williams won their eighth Grand Slam women’s doubles title Friday, beating Daniela Hantuchova of Slovakia and Japan’s Ai Sugiyama 6-3, 6-3 in the doubles final at the Australian Open.
“I’d like to thank Serena for being the best partner,” Venus Williams, 28, said. “I wouldn’t want to play with anyone else. She’s amazing.”
The Williams sisters now have three Australian Open doubles titles, having previously won here in 2001 and 2003.
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