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Mum tips Serena in family affair

Mum tips Serena in family affair
Junior is mummy's girl, but can the Williams sisters produce the goods, asks Linda Pearce in Paris.
By Linda Pearce
Posted by wtafans team

PARIS Behind the improbable ascent of Venus and Serena Williams from the tennis courts of Compton, Calif., the unlikely architect of their career path has been a gray-bearded father with a hunched back and a vivid imagination who can spin tall tales.

Despite all the hyperbole Richard Williams has ever uttered like his plan to purchase Rockefeller Center he has been consistently accurate as a soothsayer.

The moment Venus and Serena began swiping at balls as flat as day-old soda on the ragtag court in their neighborhood, Richard Williams started predicting that one day his daughters would become the No. 1 and No. 2 players in the world.

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