American tennis player who is currently ranked No. 1 in women’s singles tennis once again captures 2013 U.S. Open women’s title.
She defeated No. 2 seed Victoria Azarenka, 7-5, 6-7 (6-8), 6-1, to win the 2013 U.S. Open championship.
It’s the fifth U.S. Open title of her career and her second in a row.
“No woman has ruled any tennis tournament longer than Serena Williams who, 14 years after she won her first slam title in New York as an ebullient teenager, took delivery of her fifth US Open championship as a seasoned champion by beating the breeze, her nerves and Victoria Azarenka in three sets”, according to reports.
She previously won the 2013 championship at Roland Garros, better known as the French Open. Though she beat Williams in the final of the Cincinnati Open, a U.S.
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Williams won the game, set, match and America’s championship, 7-5, 6-7 (6), 6-1 in two hours and 46 minutes.
It was the longest women’s championship match since the tournament has been keeping track, 1980 Washintongpost reported.
(Image: AFP File Tennis player bent over photo,Williams wins 2013 U.S. Open title and 17th Grand Slam)