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Sports - July 29, 2011

Former No. 1s making successful comebacks

Sharapova, Serena Williams are battling to regain the elite stature they once enjoyed on the WTA Tour

by Rick Eymer

No matter what happens the rest of the summer, one thing is certain: Serena Williams is on her way back. The former world No. 1 made that clear with a swift, resounding victory over Anastasia Rodionova earlier in the week at the $721,000 Bank of the West Classic.

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