NEW YORK (Reuters) – Family ties will be stretched to the limit when Serena and Venus
Williams clash in a compelling U.S. Open quarter-final on Tuesday where much more than sibling bragging rights will be on the line.
A win by Venus would keep the 35-year-old on track for a first grand slam title since 2008 Wimbledon and a possible return to the U.S. Open final where she first made the final in her debut in 1997.
But a victory would end little sister Serena’s quest for the rarest of tennis feats – a calendar-year grand slam