‘A completely different standard for her’ – The former agent of Venus and Serena Williams once attacked Chris Evert for allying himself with Martina Hingis over the Williams sisters

Keven Davis served the Williams family for many years after first meeting sisters Venus and Serena Williams and their father, Richard Williams. He was her attorney and counsel for a time, representing the tennis superstars.

He always stood up for the Williams sisters, no matter how big or small the issue. The Seattle-based attorney once criticized Chris Evert for making derogatory remarks about Venus and Serena.

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Serena Williams’ former agent once criticized Chris Evert

Venus and Serena Williams had few friends on tour, possibly out of resentment for their tennis success. Her former agent and adviser once described tennis as a “clique” and emphasized the unfriendly nature of tennis players towards other athletes.

09/01/2022; Flushing, New York, USA; Venus Williams (USA) (L) celebrates with Serena Williams (USA) (R) after she won a point against Lucia Hradecka (CZE) and Linda Noskova (CZE) (both not pictured) during day four of the 2022 US Open tennis tournament has USTA Billie Jean King tennis center. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

Williams former agent Keven Davis said “Tennis is such a clique” The Seattle-based attorney also targeted former tennis player Chris Evert. He criticized Evert for making snide remarks about the Williams sisters. He also slammed Evert for siding with Martina Hingis over the Williams sisters.

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Davis said “Chris Evert, for example, says negative things about Venus and Serena, but always says she sees herself in Martina Hingis. Completely different standards apply to them.”

Williams’ sisters at the US Open

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Venus and Serena played their last doubles tournament at the US Open. They were beaten by Czech pair Linda Nosková and Lucie Hradecká in the first round of the US Open at Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York. The William sisters were defeated 7-6(5), 6-4 in the first round of the US Open doubles tournament.

In the second set, the Czech couple led 4:1. But the American sisters managed to stage a comeback by winning three games in a row. The Czechs then held serve to take a 5-4 lead and Serena was broken in the final game to win the match.

Before leaving the court, the legendary Venus and Serena Williams embraced. The audience applauded the sisters and gave them a standing ovation.

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Serena Williams has already announced that this will be her last competition. However, her sister Venus Williams, 42, has not made any announcements about her tennis plans.

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