Venus Williams won as defending champion USA reaches Fed Cup semifinals. Serena Williams makes her return to action.
Serena Williams played in her first competitive tennis match in over a year as she lined up alongside her sister Venus in a doubles match at the Fed Cup. She was back five months after giving birth.
The 23-time Grand Slam champion not at full speed but feels good after doubles match that doesn't count toward USA's win against the Netherlands.
Feb 12 (OPTA) - Results from the Fed Cup, Fed Cup USA vs Netherlands Doubles matches on Sunday .. Fed Cup.. Lesley Kerkhove (NED) and beat Serena Williams (USA) and 6-2 6-3 Demi Schuurs (NED) Venus Williams (USA)
Serena Williams is scheduled to make her long-awaited return to competitive action in the Fed Cup doubles on Sunday as the USA begin their title defence against Holland.