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Williams sisters, Davenport, Blake named to Olympic team

Updated: June 26, 2008, 12:19 PM ET
Associated Press

WIMBLEDON, England -- Former gold medalists Venus and Serena Williams are expected to play both singles and doubles for the Olympic team announced Wednesday by the U.S. Tennis Association.

The nine-member team also includes Lindsay Davenport, who won a gold medal in singles at the 1996 Games. She'll play singles and has been nominated for doubles with Liezel Huber, ranked No. 1 in the world in doubles.

First-time Olympians James Blake, Sam Querrey and Robby Ginepri were named to the ...

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