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SportsBianca Andreescu beats Serena Williams in US Open final

01:20  08 september  2019
01:20  08 september  2019 Source:   msn.com

Rick Zamperin: Bianca Andreescu’s dream is coming true

Rick Zamperin: Bianca Andreescu’s dream is coming true Mississauga's Bianca Andreescu will play American tennis superstar Serena Williams in the U.S. Open final on Saturday.

The US Open women’s final is just around the corner, and if Serena William ’s participation in the tournament-decider was predictable, her opponent Bianca Andreescu ’s run at Flushing Bianca Andreescu : The teen star standing in the way of Serena Williams ’ bid for record-equaling Slam.

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Bianca Andreescu beats Serena Williams in US Open final© AP Bianca Andreescu, of Canada, reacts after scoring a point against Serena Williams, of the United States, during the women's singles final of the U.S. Open tennis championships Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger) NEW YORK (AP) -- Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu built a big lead and then held on to upset Serena Williams 6-3, 7-5 in the U.S. Open final for her first Grand Slam title.

Andreescu's victory Saturday prevented Williams from claiming what would have been her record-tying 24th major singles championship.

This is the second year in a row that Williams has lost in the U.S. Open final.

‘Unbelievable. She’s outstanding’: NHL stars cheering on Bianca Andreescu as she heads to Saturday’s U.S. Open final

‘Unbelievable. She’s outstanding’: NHL stars cheering on Bianca Andreescu as she heads to Saturday’s U.S. Open final CHICAGO—Emerging Canadian tennis star Bianca Andreescu has captured the imagination of the Canadians stars of the NHL. “I follow a lot of tennis and being Canadian, I’m pretty proud of what she’s been able to accomplish, the performances she’s had,” said Penguins captain Sidney Crosby. “She’s got a big final coming up. “There will be a lot of us cheering for her.” Andreescu, just 19, will face American superstar Serena Williams in the U.S. Open final in Flushing Meadows, N.Y., on Saturday after defeating Belinda Bencic of Switzerland 7-6(3), 7-5 late Thursday.

Serena Williams ' wait for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title continues as she was stunned by Canadian teen Bianca Andreescu in straight sets in the US Open final . Andreescu , 19, produced a brilliant performance against six-time US Open winner Williams , sealing victory 6-3

Bianca Andreescu ’s dream run at the US Open continued as the Canadian teenager booked her place in the final against Serena Williams , who is Afterwards the Canadian could barely believe she had come this far in New York. "If someone told me a year ago I would be in the US Open final this year

She has now been the runner-up at four of the seven majors she has entered since returning to the tour after having a baby two years ago.

Andreescu displayed the same sort of big serving and big hitting that Williams usually does. Williams was not at her best, either, getting tight at key moments, including double-faulting on the last point of three games to get broken.

The 19-year-old Andreescu is the first woman to win the U.S. Open in her tournament debut in the Open era, which began in 1968.

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Bianca Andreescu beats Serena Williams in US Open final

Bianca Andreescu holds open practice in Montreal and gives back to the fans.
Cheers of "congratulations Bianca," "we love you Bibi" and "bravo Bianca" echoed through the court. "I'm here to encourage her. We're very proud of her," said fan Lorraine Jacmain. READ MORE: Canada’s Bianca Andreescu says meditation, visualization formed winning mindset Others were at the stadium to be inspired. "She's inspiring young kids like my kid and we're big fans from a long time ago," said François Turgeon. Andreescu is just coming off a major win at the U.S. Open Championship, defeating living legend Serena Williams.

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