Venus Williams Returns to Racquet Club/Cellular South Cup Getting Upgrade - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Jarvis Greer

Venus Williams Returns to Racquet Club/Cellular South Cup Getting Upgrade

Women's Tennis star Venus Williams is coming back to Memphis!

Currently ranked number 8 in the World, Williams will defend her championship in the Cellular South Cup, part of the annual Regions Morgan Keegan Championships.

Venus used Memphis to springboard her return from injury all the way to winning Wimbledon this Summer for the 4th time in 8-years.

On a related note, just like the companion Men's event here, the Cellular South Cup is being upgraded to Series B..giving it access to the Worlds' Top 6 players beginning in 2009.

It will be one of only 2 Series B events in the United State.

The Regions Morgan Keegan-Cellular South Cup runs February 22nd through March 2nd at the Racquet Club of Memphis.

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