Venus Williams would like to play through at least 2020 Games

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Historically reticent when it comes to retirement talk, Venus Williams finally opened up about when she might call it a career.

Appearing on the Hallmark Channel's "Home & Family," Williams said she hopes to play long enough for another opportunity at gold: "I'm kind of targeting the next Olympics [Tokyo 2020], and that's in, what, three-and-a-half years ... and I'm not counting!"

Five years ago, Williams was diagnosed with Sjogren's Syndrome, an autoimmune disorder that causes debilitating joint pain, swelling and numbness.

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