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Serena, Venus cruise at Olympics; Nadal, Federer advance

Updated: August 12, 2008, 12:54 PM ET
Associated Press

BEIJING -- Even by the lofty standards of the Williams sisters, three victories at the Olympics is a good day's work.

They won in singles and doubles Tuesday, and the toughest match was the one they played together. Venus and Serena rallied in first-round doubles to beat Iveta Benesova and Nicole Vaidisova of the Czech Republic 4-6, 7-5, 6-1.

Earlier, the Williamses won second-round singles matches. Serena beat Samantha Stosur of Australia 6-2, 6-0, and Venus swept Benesova ...

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