Venus and Serena Williams received a wildcard to participate in the dubbeltoernooi with the ladies at Roland Garros. This is evident from the list of contestants who on Thursday was released.
The sisters go in search of a third victory in the doubles at Roland Garros, after they worked together on the Parisian clay, the double title clinched in 1999 and 2010.
Serena Williams in the singles matches of her comeback in the second grand slam tournament of the season. Last year she was not there due to her pregnancy. The former world number 1, meanwhile, subsided to the 453e place on the WTA ranking, won Roland Garros three times (2002, 2013, 2015). The 36-year-old Williams, who, this season only four games and completing it, is not a seed and can be a high ranked opponent collide. The draw for the main tables is Thursday night at 19h.