Venus Williams Rocks into Next Round of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships
Give it up for Venus Williams! The former world number one sailed into the next round of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships with a straight sets victory over Elena Vesnina. Venus, who's won the Dubai championship twice before, triumphed over Vesnina 6-3, 6-2.
She will next meet the winner of the match between Ana Ivanovic and Angelique Kerber.
The champ's younger sister Serena is also playing in the tournament and if the star siblings have their way, it might just be Williams versus Williams in the finals. Watch this space for updates!
INFO: Tickets on sale from the Box Office at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Stadium, Garhoud. The Box office will be open daily from 9am -9pm, Grandstand ticket prices range from Dhs75 for opening rounds to Dhs500 for finals, with season tickets also available. Grandstand tickets can also be bought online at www.timeouttickets.com, 04 4172415, www.dubaidutyfreetennischampionships.com.