Venus Williams will make her 2013 debut at the Family Circle Cup in a featured night match Wednesday on Daniel Island.
Williams, the 2004 Family Circle champion, is set to play Monica Puig on Billie Jean King Court in a second-round match that won’t start before 7 p.m.
Two more former Family Circle Cup winners, Caroline Wozniacki and Samantha Stosur, also will open play Wednesday.
Wozniacki, the 2011 champ, takes on Silvia Soler-Espinosa in the second match on Billie Jean King Court. Stosur, the 2010 winner, gets Marina Erakovic in the third match.
Play begins on Billie Jeank King Court at 10 a.m. with Julia Goerges vs. Olga Govortsova.