WiRe for the week of July 7, 2010
A look at the week in review in Asian America
By AsiaXpress.com staff reports
July 7, 2010
Vania King wins Wimbledon doubles title
Vania King, a 21-year-old Taiwanese American from Monterey Park, Calif., won the Wimbledon women's doubles title with Kazakhstan's Yorslava Shvedova. The pair defeated Russians Vera Zvonareva and Elena Vesnina 7-6, (8-6), 6-2. King and Shvedova became the fifth unseeded team to win the title since 1927.