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Venus Williams (37!) Reaches the Wimbledon Final

UPDATE: Muguruza won the final in straight sets: 75 and 6-0.

Earlier today (7/13/17), 37-year-old Venus Williams (left) beat 26-year-old (and higher ranked) Johanna Konta in the Wimbledon tennis tournament semifinals--the most prestigious championship in world tennis.

On Saturday, she'll face Spanish-Venezuelan star Garbine Muguruza, 23 (right).  

If Venus Williams wins, she'll be the oldest woman to win a Grand Slam tournament since professionals were first allowed to play them 49 years ago (besting her younger sister Serena, who set that record in January at the Australian Open).

Who will you be rooting for?

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  • I know this already happened but go VENUS!
  • Venus!
  • Having never heard of this before, I'd say Venus.
  • I don't know Garbrine Muguruza's skill level, but I do know that Serena and Venus William's skill levels are impressive, and they're both awesome people.
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