Venus Williams wins BNP Paribas Showdown for the Billie Jean King Cup
On Monday night at Madison Square Garden, Venus Williams won the Billie Jean King Cup by defeating Kim Clijsters in the BNP Paribas Showdown final after topping Svetlana Kuznetsova in their semifinal match. Kim Clijsters defeated Ana Ivanovic in their semifinal match. Photos by Avi Gerver, ©Madison Square Garden, Inc.
Clijsters, Williams, Kuznetsova, and Ivanovic pose with the Billie Jean King Cup
at the morning press conference:
Ana Ivanovic loses to Kim Clijsters in their semifinal match:
Svetlana Kuznetsova shows her frustration towards the end of her semifinal loss to Williams:
Kim Clijsters loses to Venus Williams in the final:
Winner Venus Williams: