Venus Williams: 'Great to be back'
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. -- If you closed your eyes and just listened to Venus Williams play on Wednesday, you would have never known it had been more than six months since she last competed in a tournament.
The grunts, punctuating her hard serves and groundstrokes, were in full effect. And then came the cheers from the stadium court crowd at the Crandon Park Tennis Center whenever she hit a dazzling forehand or serve.
But this was ...
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