Black History

#BlackHistoryFacts for February 28: The Williams sisters win titles on the same day

On this date in 1999, tennis superstars and sisters Venus and Serena Williams both won tournaments on the same day. This marked the first time in WTA (World Tennis Association) history that sisters won a championship on the same date. Venus won at the IGA Superthift Classic in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Serena won WTA Tour victory in the Gaz de France Open in Paris.

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