Venus withdraws from Hong Kong Exhibition??
January 5, 2006
Venus defeats Mirza but obtains injury
Hopefully not threatening to her chances of participating at the Australian Open that begins in just over a week (January 16), but Venus obtained an unknown injury (back or pelvise) during her exhibition match against Sania Mirza of India on Thursday. Venus won the match 6-3, 6-3 but will not continue in the tournament do to the injury. Serena lost her singles match to Elena Dementieva yesterday, so both are now focusing on the Australian Open.
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