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Venus Williams notches win for US at Hopman Cup

Venus Williams notches win for US at Hopman Cup

Venus Williams, playing her first match since winning the Luxembourg title in October, defeated South Africa's Chanelle Scheepers 4-6, 6-2, 6-3 on Sunday to give the United States a 1-0 lead at the Hopman Cup mixed team event.
John Isner will play Kevin Anderson in the next men's singles match, with the teams playing a mixed doubles match later.
In the second match Sunday, the French combination of Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Mathilde Johansson will face Spain's Fernando Verdasco and Anabel Medina Garrigues. Spain won its opening match Saturday over South Africa.


Updated : 2021-01-23 06:57 GMT+08:00