Wimbledon 2018: Serena Williams breezes past Evgeniya Rodina and into quarter-finals
11 July, 2018, 02:24 | Author: Carla Brady
"It's weird. Sometimes I feel, 'Man, I'm in trouble.' Sometimes I feel, 'I can fight.' For whatever reason, today I was so calm", said 36-year-old American, who has been wearing compression leggings as a precaution after a blood-clot scare following her daughter's birth.
Serena celebrated her 100th career main draw victory on grass as she reached her 11th Wimbledon semifinal in 13 quarter-finals played with lone losses to Capriati (2001) and Henin (2007). Ostapenko started slowly in her 7-5, 6-4 win over Cibulkova, while Kerber suffered four breaks against Kasatkina-three of which came in succession at the close of the second set.
"I was down in the first set but I kept fighting". It was a fearless performance that offered Williams one of her toughest tests since returning.
Serena Williams recovered from a set behind to seal her place in the Wimbledon semi-finals.
Williams has won the title at SW19 seven times and made the final in back-to-back years prior to her pregnancy-related absence in 2017.
Kerber takes on Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko in the other semi-final. I mean, I always say I plan on it, I would like to be there, have these goals. She missed Wimbledon a year ago because she was pregnant, and she went about 16 months between Grand Slam tournaments, so her ranking is just outside the top 180.
Williams opted not to challenge when she saw a shot called long, although Hawk-Eye proved it was actually in, and Giorgi went on to bring up two break points, with Serena then mis-hitting wide to surrender the game.
Ultimately, Williams found a way to win, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4, but Giorgi gave her all she could handle.
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In the 23rd minute Erokhin made a unsafe shot than could push his team ahead, but the goal was not due to hitting the post. After a decent start, Croatia began only to keep the ball in the middle while trying to slow down the game.
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Federer and Serena cruise into 3rd round at Wimbledon
The 13th-seeded Raonic was playing John Millman of Australia as he bids to reach the third round for a sixth straight year. The 29th-seeded Buzarnescu beat Katie Swan of Britain 6-0, 6-3, clinching the match with a backhand victor on No. 3 Court.