[<< wikinews] Serena Williams wins the Wimbledon Women's Singles title after defeating Venus Williams
Monday, July 6, 2009 

The Women's singles Wimbledon tennis title has been won by Serena Williams after she beat her older sister Venus Williams 7–6 (3), 6–2 in Wimbledon, London Borough of Merton, Great Britain, on Saturday, July 4, 2009.
Between the two Williams sisters, they have succeeded in capturing the Women's singles titles eight times in the past ten years.
Just hours later, Serena and Venus also brought home the Wimbledon Women's Doubles title 7-6, 6-4 for the fourth time beating out Australia's Rennae Stubbs and Samantha Stosur.


== Sister links ==
 2009 Wimbledon Championships
 2009 Wimbledon Championships - Women's Singles
 2009 Wimbledon Championships - Women's Doubles


== Sources ==
Eurosport. "Wimbledon - Williams sisters win doubles" — Yahoo news, July 4, 2009
 "Serena Williams beats sister at Wimbledon" — Chicago Tribune, July 4, 2009
Steve Wilson. "Wimbledon 2009: Serena Williams v Venus Williams as it happened" — Telegraph.co.uk, July 4, 2009
The Associated Press.. "Williams sisters win Wimbledon doubles title" — Yahoo News, July 4, 2009


== External links ==
The Championships, Wimbledon 2009 - Grand Slam Tennis - Official Site by IBM