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Venus Williams Sends a Message to Her Sister From the Wimbledon Court

Jessica Arnold is a freelance entertainment writer for

They'll always be on the same team

Venus Williams may not have won Wimbledon this year, but she's far from done competing for the title.

After her defeat today, Williams spoke to reporters with a message for her sister, fellow tennis champion Serena Williams.

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"I miss you," Venus told Serena, who didn't compete this year because she is expecting her first child. "I tried my best to do the same things you do, but I think there will be other opportunities, I do."

A supportive audience greeted her words with plenty of cheers and applause.

Venus was defeated by Garbiñe Muguruza in the finals on Saturday in a 7-5, 6-0 victory. Muguruza lost to Serena in the 2015 competition.

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While Venus may be leaving disappointed, the Spanish community, including fellow tennis pro Rafael Nadal, is celebrating Muguruza's victory.

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