Serena, left, and Venus Williams won their second gold medal in doubles with their victory in the Beijing Games. The sisters now have a combined 15 victories in Grand Slam events after Serena captured her third U.S. Open title with a 6-4, 7-5 victory over Jelena Jankovic in September. Venus had added to the major total in July by winning her fifth Wimbledon crown with a 7-5, 6-4 victory over Serena.
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