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United States' Serena Williams returns a shot as (Credit: AP)

United States' Serena Williams returns a shot as she plays with partner Venus Williams against Czech Republic's Lucie Hradecka and Andrea Hlavackova in a women's doubles gold medal tennis match at the All England Lawn Tennis Club at Wimbledon during the 2012 Summer Olympics. (August 5, 2012)

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Venus Williams, left, and Serena Williams of the
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Venus Williams, left, and Serena Williams of the United States confer as they compete against Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka of the Czech Republic during the gold medal women's doubles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Club in Wimbledon, London during the 2012 Summer Olympics. (August 5, 2012)

Andrea Hlavackova, top, and Lucie Hradecka of the
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Andrea Hlavackova, top, and Lucie Hradecka of the Czech Republic compete against Venus Williams and Serena Williams of the United States during the gold medal women's doubles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Club in Wimbledon, London during the 2012 Summer Olympics. (August 5, 2012)

United States' Serena Williams returns a shot as
(Credit: AP)

United States' Serena Williams returns a shot as she plays with partner Venus Williams against Czech Republic's Lucie Hradecka and Andrea Hlavackova in a women's doubles gold medal tennis match at the All England Lawn Tennis Club at Wimbledon during the 2012 Summer Olympics. (August 5, 2012)

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United States' Serena Williams, left, celebrates with partner
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United States' Serena Williams, left, celebrates with partner Venus Williams, right, after defeating Czech Republic's Lucie Hradecka and Andrea Hlavackova in a women's doubles gold medal tennis match at the All England Lawn Tennis Club at Wimbledon, in London, during the 2012 Summer Olympics. (August 5, 2012)

United States' Serena Williams, left, celebrates with partner
(Credit: AP)

United States' Serena Williams, left, celebrates with partner Venus Williams, right, after defeating Czech Republic's Lucie Hradecka and Andrea Hlavackova in a women's doubles gold medal tennis match at the All England Lawn Tennis Club at Wimbledon, in London, during the 2012 Summer Olympics. (August 5, 2012)

Serena Williams, right, and Venus Williams of the
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Serena Williams, right, and Venus Williams of the United States celebrate their victory against Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka of the Czech Republic in the gold medal women's doubles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Club in Wimbledon, London, during the 2012 Summer Olympics. (August 5, 2012)

United States' Serena Williams, left, celebrates with partner
(Credit: AP)

United States' Serena Williams, left, celebrates with partner Venus Williams, right, after defeating Czech Republic's Lucie Hradecka and Andrea Hlavackova in a women's doubles gold medal tennis match at the All England Lawn Tennis Club at Wimbledon, in London, during the 2012 Summer Olympics. (August 5, 2012)

Serena Williams, right, and Venus Williams of the
(Credit: AP)

Serena Williams, right, and Venus Williams of the United States celebrate their victory against Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka of the Czech Republic in the gold medal women's doubles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Club in Wimbledon, London, during the 2012 Summer Olympics. (August 5, 2012)

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Andrea Hlavackova, left, and Lucie Hradecka of the
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Andrea Hlavackova, left, and Lucie Hradecka of the Czech Republic compete against Venus Williams and Serena Williams of the United States during the gold medal women's doubles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Club in Wimbledon, London, during the 2012 Summer Olympics. (August 5, 2012)

Czech Republic's Andrea Hlavackova, right, and partner Lucie
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Czech Republic's Andrea Hlavackova, right, and partner Lucie Hradecka, left, react as they face United States' Venus Williams and Serena Williams in a women's doubles gold medal tennis match at the All England Lawn Tennis Club at Wimbledon, in London, during the 2012 Summer Olympics. (August 5, 2012)

Venus Williams, right, and Serena Williams of the
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Venus Williams, right, and Serena Williams of the United States celebrate their victory against Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka of the Czech Republic during the gold medal women's doubles match. (Aug. 5, 2012)

United States' Serena Williams celebrates after defeating Maria
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United States' Serena Williams celebrates after defeating Maria Sharapova of Russia to win the women's singles gold medal match at the All England Lawn Tennis Club at Wimbledon, in London, at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (August 4, 2012)

United States' Serena Williams celebrates after defeating Maria
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United States' Serena Williams celebrates after defeating Maria Sharapova of Russia to win the women's singles gold medal match at the All England Lawn Tennis Club at Wimbledon, in London, at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (August 4, 2012)

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Maria Sharapova of Russia returns a shot to
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Maria Sharapova of Russia returns a shot to Serena Williams of the United States in the women's singles gold medal match at the All England Lawn Tennis Club at Wimbledon, in London, at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (August 4, 2012)

Serena Williams gets ready to return a shot
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Serena Williams gets ready to return a shot to Maria Sharapova of Russia in the women's singles gold medal match. (Aug. 4, 2012)

Maria Sharapova of Russia returns a shot to
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Maria Sharapova of Russia returns a shot to Serena Williams of the United States in the women's singles gold medal match at the All England Lawn Tennis Club at Wimbledon, in London, at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 4, 2012)

United States' Serena Williams gets ready to serve
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United States' Serena Williams gets ready to serve to Maria Sharapova of Russia in the women's singles gold medal match at the All England Lawn Tennis Club at Wimbledon, in London, at the 2012 Summer Olympic. (Aug. 4, 2012)

Victoria Azarenka of Belarus, draped in her country's
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Victoria Azarenka of Belarus, draped in her country's flag, waves after beating Maria Kirilenko of Russia to win the women's singles bronze medal match at the All England Lawn Tennis Club at Wimbledon, in London, at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 4, 2012)

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Victoria Azarenka of Belarus reacts after beating Maria
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Victoria Azarenka of Belarus reacts after beating Maria Kirilenko of Russia to win the women's singles bronze medal match at the All England Lawn Tennis Club at Wimbledon, in London, at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 4, 2012)

Victoria Azarenka of Belarus reacts after breaking the
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Victoria Azarenka of Belarus reacts after breaking the serve of Maria Kirilenko of Russia in the women's singles bronze medal match at the All England Lawn Tennis Club at Wimbledon, in London, at the 2012 Summer Olympics. Azarenka beat Kirilenko to win the bronze medal. (Aug. 4, 2012)

Victoria Azarenka of Belarus returns a shot to
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Victoria Azarenka of Belarus returns a shot to Maria Kirilenko of Russia in the women's singles bronze medal match at the All England Lawn Tennis Club at Wimbledon, in London, at the 2012 Summer Olympics. Azarenka beat Kirilenko to win the bronze medal. (Aug. 4, 2012)

Maria Kirilenko of Russia returns a shot to
(Credit: AP)

Maria Kirilenko of Russia returns a shot to Victoria Azarenka of Belarus in the women's singles bronze medal match at the All England Lawn Tennis Club at Wimbledon, in London, at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 4, 2012)

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