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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 31 / 15

The N.Y. TIMES' U.S. Open coverage includes a look at Serena and Venus Williams' lasting impact on tennis: "For a sizable portion of nearly two transformative decades, one family surname has competitively dominated tennis and continually inundated its news ." There is also a look at the latest equi...

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