Serena and Venus Williams bow out of US Open doubles race

Lucy Hradecca and Linda Noskova couldn't help but apologize 

Venus and Serena Williams in the first round at the US Open women's doubles. 

You may have just played your last doubles match with the expected 

The sisters have forged a legendary partnership over the years,

Grand Slam doubles titles, her 14-0 record in the finals and her three Olympic gold medals. 

the prospect of a fairytale finish in doubles came to an abrupt 

Serena continued to attack in singles on Friday night as Hradecca