Doubles will do it for Davenport ... for now

Lindsay Davenport became a first-time mother in June, returned to the court in July and announced she'll play doubles in August. Still, don't expect to see the former No. 1 playing singles anytime soon. Joel Drucker

Updated: July 24, 2007, 5:00 PM ET
By Joel Drucker | Special to ESPN.com

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Lindsay Davenport had conquered the world, winning big titles at Wimbledon, the U.S. Open and the Australian Open.

But London, New York and Melbourne were thousands of miles away from anything homey for this daughter of the Golden State. On a warm Saturday night just east of her home state's capital, Davenport returned to tennis at a shopping center. It wasn't exactly a page from the gold miners, but it certainly was quintessential California.

Davenport had flown ...

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