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Serena withdraws from match; Venus rolls on

Updated: April 10, 2007, 9:26 PM ET
Associated Press

CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Serena Williams retired from her match at the Family Circle Cup against Chan Yung-Jan on Tuesday with a groin pull.

Chan, of Chinese Taipei, was up 5-3 in the first set when Williams withdrew, apologizing to the crowd before she left stadium court.

Williams, the third seed, said she strained the muscle in Monday's practice and a trainer said it didn't seem like it would affect her play in future tournaments.

"But it could potentially ...

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