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Venus Williams and Coco Gauff play doubles at French Open

Venus Williams teamed up with teenage Coco Gauff (less than half her age) to challenge the French Open doubles title, with the American duo Ellen Perez and Chung in 13th place in the opening round on Wednesday. I plan to play against Zsaisai.

17-year-old Gauff once again won the 40-year-old seven Grand Slam champions at the Australian Open last year after knocking out idol Williams in the opening round of Wimbledon in 2019.

Williams has won 14 Grand Slam doubles titles so far, all of which have been won by her sister Serena, who is aiming for her 24th Grand Slam singles title in Paris.

Gauff has won three doubles titles in his career, adding to the two singles crowns.

The pair will also face Gauff in the first round on Tuesday against Alexandra Kurnick, and Williams will face 32nd seed Ekaterina Alexandrova.

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Venus Williams and Coco Gauff play doubles at French Open

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