As she continues her quest for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title, Serena Williams headlines a group of four American women into the Round of 16 at the U.S. Open.
Along with Serena, No. 2 seed and reigning Australian Open champion Sofia Kenin remains, as do Shelby Rogers and Jennifer Brady. Both are seeking their first Grand Slam titles.
“Honestly, every tournament I enter is important for me, and particularly the Grand Slams, because quite frankly, I’m playing for Grand Slams, or to try to have a chance,” the 38-year-old Williams said after staging a comeback to beat fellow American Sloane Stephens on Saturday. Read More
Serena Williams defeated Sloane Stephens to advance to the 2020 U.S. Open Round of 16 on Saturday. NESN’s Courtney Cox previews her Round of 16 matchup vs. Maria Sakkari. For more: https://nesn.com/tennis/ ———————–