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BUMMER Venus Out at Wimbledon Miguel Medina, AFP / Getty Images

Venus Out at Wimbledon

Well, it’s not a comeback if it doesn’t come with some struggle. Five-time Wimbledon champion Venus Williams was knocked out of the tournament in the first round, losing 6–1, 6–3. Williams, who’s been fighting Sjogren’s syndrome—a disease that sucks the energy out of a person—hasn’t been able to practice as much as usual. The 32-year-old said that she did her best, and that she still feels like a “great player.”

June 25, 2012 1:07 PM