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Offbeat Williams through to 10th Wimbledon final

18:36  12 july  2018
18:36  12 july  2018 Source:   msn.com

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Tennis - Wimbledon - All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, London, Britain - July 12, 2018 Serena Williams of the U.S. celebrates winning the first set during her semi final match against Germany's Julia Goerges. © REUTERS/Tony O'Brien Tennis - Wimbledon - All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, London, Britain - July 12, 2018 Serena Williams of the U.S. celebrates winning the first set during her semi final match against Germany's Julia Goerges. LONDON (AP) -- Serena Williams overcame a late stutter to advance to her 10th Wimbledon singles final with a 6-2, 6-4 victory over Julia Goerges.

Seven-time champion Williams dropped her serve for the first time in the match when attempting to close out victory at 5-3 in the second, but quickly regained her composure to win the following game.

Williams had been dominant on serve to that point and hadn't faced a break point until her final service game against her German opponent on Centre Court.

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Andy Murray hobbled through to his 10 th straight Wimbledon quarter- final on Monday, seeing off the stubborn challenge of Benoît Paire, 7-6 (1), 6-4, 6-4. Wimbledon : Venus Williams , Sam Querrey and CoCo Vandeweghe lead US charge.

US tennis star Venus Williams ’ professional career is enjoying a late blooming as she eased into a 10 th semifinal at Wimbledon . Her serve and athleticism

In Saturday's final, the 36-year-old Williams will face the same opponent she defeated to win the title in 2016, Angelique Kerber, who earlier defeated Jelena Ostapenko 6-3, 6-3.

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Alexis Ohanian wrote heartfelt message to Serena Williams after she lost Wimbledon .
"Serena Williams will be holding a trophy again soon."She lost to Angelique Kerber on Saturday, but Ohanian is still so proud. As he tweeted on Tuesday, "Walking to the mailbox was a painful, exhausting challenge for this woman just 9 months ago. This is already nothing short of remarkable.

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