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Vlog – U.S. lose Fed Cup as Serena stays away

November 8, 2009

Italy clinched their second Fed Cup final with a 4-0 victory over the United States on Sunday.

The U.S. were hampered by Serena and Venus Williams opting not to compete. But as Mark Meadows discusses above, would it be better for America if the pair definitively ended their Fed Cup careers?

(additional reporting by Marie-Louise Gumuchian)

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