American tennis player Serena Williams has defeated Sloane Stephens in the third round at US Open. She lost the first set before securing 2-6 6-2 6-2 to reach the fourth round.
The 2017 Open champion William who had a winning start. The game completely changed in the second set when Serena played well and earned a break for 4-2.
Serena held easily for a 5-2 advantage and then broke again to take the second set. She won 18 of the final 20 points in the set.
Another comeback win for @serenawilliams!
— US Open Tennis (@usopen) September 5, 2020
Because of the coronavirus pandemic, fans were not present there to cheer the tennis players. But Serena’s daughter Olympia who turned 3 last week was there to saw her mother’s match. Serena’s husband Alexis Ohanian was also there to raise the spirit of his wife.
Various other players were also there to saw the match including Petra Kvitova, Sofia Kenin, Naomi Osaka, and many more.
Williams was also one of three mothers who secured a position in the fourth round including Victoria Azarenka of Belarus and Tsvetana Pironkova of Bulgaria.
All 3 moms won today at the Open – Serena, Azarenka and Pironkova https://t.co/rgpEQTvj3r
— Adam Zagoria (@AdamZagoria) September 6, 2020