Venus (hip) likely out of Fed Cup
Venus Williams plans to travel with the U.S. Fed Cup team for its World Group playoff at Germany but is not expected to play because of an injured hip that has sidelined her since January.
The U.S. Tennis Association said Tuesday that Williams' management team said she "intends to make the trip." The USTA also said it considers that enough to fulfill participation requirements for the 2012 Olympics, because Williams is willing to play Fed Cup and can't because she's hurt.
The seven-time ...
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