Venus Williams played 11 matches of tennis in all of 2011, has had six months out as she comes to terms with an illness, and is now in the last 16 of a major event. How?
Her comeback run in Miami, during which she has dumped out the Wimbledon champion and world number three Petra Kvitova, has been described in some quarters as 'inspirational'.
It's certainly a remarkable story. Venus, now 31 years old, had been struggling with injury and fatigue for some time.
After a schedule in 2011 that Tramlines would generously term 'limited', Venus turned up for the US Open, won her first-round matchRead More »from Enjoy the inspiring Williams sisters while you can