Venus and Serena Williams were could not out last Andreja Klepac and Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez today to advance to the quarterfinals. Klepac, from Slovenia and Sanchez, from Spain, downed the Williams sisters, 6-4, 6-7 (4), 6-0 at Roland Garros.
The last time the Williams’s won a Grand Slam was in 2016 at Wimbledon, where they won their 14th title in doubles.
Venus Williams was knocked out of the French Open in the first round, while unseeded Serena Williams meets No. 28th seeded Maria Sharapova in the fourth round of the women’s singles tomorrow.
Americans Sloan Stephens and Madison Keys advanced to the quarterfinals today each with straight-set victories over Anett Kontaveit (from Estonia) and Mihaela Buzarnescu (from Romania), respectively.