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Serena Williams to play Azarenka in Thailand exhibition
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Tennis stars Serena Williams of the U.S, left, and Victoria Azarenka of Belarus pose during a meeting with the media in Istanbul, Turkey, Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013. World's top tennis players will compete in the TEB BNP Paribas WTA Championships in Istanbul, Oct. 22-27.(AP Photo)
November 28, 2013, 12:45 am

BANGKOK (AP) Serena Williams will play Victoria Azarenka in an exhibition match in Thailand next month in a matchup of the world's top two women's players.

The Lawn Tennis Association of Thailand announced on Thursday that the match will be part of the regular invitational event in Hua Hin, a popular holiday destination southwest of Bangkok.

Azarenka has twice played exhibitions matches there, while this will be Williams' first appearance at the event.

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