US Open 2015: Serena wins in the quarterfinals
With Serena's three wins from Grand Slam's first calendar in decades, her open-run has garnered more attention than ever before. The stars were present: Oprah Winfrey, Kendrick Lamar, Kim Kardashian. It was also the last open match attended by Donald J. Trump, then presidential candidate. He was loudly pitched when he was shown on the screens of the stadium. Serena won, 6-2, 1-6, 6-3, but her tension in the spotlight was clear in her post-match press conference, during which she was short and exhausted. She lost her next match in a stunning fashion and fell in the semifinals to the 43rd Roberta Vinci.
The Times said: " There was no fine-tuning of the narrative sheet of their notable careers on Tuesday. "Although Venus, the oldest, swung for the lines and even the second set in In a hurry, Serena prevailed on the Younger – as she has so often done in recent years. "[Australian Australian Open: Serena Wins the Final]
Serena Wins, 6-4, 6-4 To win the 23rd Grand Slam title and pass Steffi Graf's open-era record. What few of Rod Laver knew was that there was a third family member on the square that day. Serena was about two months pregnant with her first daughter, Olympia Alexis Ohanian Jr.
The winner said: "There is no way that I would be without her at 11pm; it would be impossible for me to get 1 without it I would not have anything without it, it's my inspiration, it's the only reason I'm here today, and the only reason the Williams sisters exist. "
The Times said: "The beads and braces have long since passed, but the power of the sisters remains tennis." And although her father, Richard Williams, saw the future clearly in one of the big sports predictions, when he said that the younger, keener Serena herself when the better player turned out, he might not even realize how big the gap would eventually be. "