US Open 2010: Venus Williams vs. Francesca Schiavone Live Stream (Free Online Video)
Williams vs. Schiavone Live Stream: This matchup could be one of the biggest games of the 2010 US Open, and will be the first real test for Venus Williams. The American third seed struggled a little early in her last encounter with Israel’s Shahar Peer, but then she settled down to eventually win the game, 7-6 (7-3), 6-3 and advanced to the quarterfinals.
Williams plays Francesca Schiavone of Italy in the second match this afternoon at Arthur Ashe Stadium. Schiavone is the reigning French Open champion and she made it this far after beating Russia’s Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in straight sets (6-3, 6-0). The 30-year-old from Milan has won nearly eighty percent of all games that she has played in Flushing Meadows and that’s a remarkable winning percentage.
The match kicks-off at around 2:30 p.m. ET.
UPDATE: Venus Williams advanced to the semifinals of the 2010 US Open by defeating Italian sixth-seed Francesca Schiavone 7-6 (5), 6-4.